Going forward, radar systems will have to provide increased functionality at affordable prices while meeting new requirements for power, size, weight, and thermal management.
Tasked with replacing the Ultra High Frequency Follow-On system, MUOS promises mobile communications for warfighters that includes simultaneous voice, video, and data.
David Washburn and Wayne Risas, Raytheon Co. ...
High-speed logic devices such as XOR gates and Type-D flip-flops can be used for a surprisingly broad range of circuit functions at microwave- and millimeter-wave frequencies.
A new generation of digitally controlled variable-gain amplifiers (VGAs) features low noise figures and a broad control range to lower cost and simplify the design of cellular base stations.
Advances in circuit and system design and measurement software tools are allowing RF/microwave design engineers to incorporate actual measured results into their design efforts.