Last year, Microsemi sold its custom electronics and RF businesses for $300 million to Mercury Systems, which sells parts for satellites and missile guidance systems. Now it is restocking its defense business with parts that sort signals...
A transistor based on the same technology inside cellular infrastructure enables applications from drying industrial ceramics or warming organs in hospital treatments...
Investments by DARPA as part of the 2018 budget are expected to fuel semiconductor industry R&D.
GaN has become the semiconductor material of choice for solid-state, high-power applications from RF through millimeter-wave frequencies.
More than half of this year's IMS exhibitors are touting new developments for 5G networks.
Esin Terzioglu was an engineering executive in charge of the wireless modems at the heart of Qualcomm's many patent conflicts. He recently took a job with Apple, which is also fighting Qualcomm in court.
There is "plenty of room at the bottom" for microelectromechanical systems, but the market for the technology is growing increasingly crowded.
This white paper explains the various factors associated with successfully building microwave assemblies that contain gallium-arsenide (GaAs) or gallium-nitride (GaN) devices.
This tech brief explains why GaN technology offers the potential to create a new class of mixers with improved performance.