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Graphene Not All Good

April 30, 2014 9:20 am | by Sean Nealon, University of California, Riverside Bourns College | News | Comments

In a first-of-its-kind study of how a material some think could transform the electronics industry moves in water, researchers at the University of California, Riverside Bourns College of Engineering found graphene oxide nanoparticles are very mobile in lakes or streams and therefore likely to cause negative environmental impacts if released...                 

Cypress Expands the PSoC 4 Architecture

April 29, 2014 4:47 pm | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Cypress Semiconductor has introduced a new product family from its PSoC 4 architecture that offers a low-cost, entry-level 32-bit ARM-based system-on-chip for quick, simple upgrades of legacy 8-bit and 16-bit MCUs. The PSoC 4000 family delivers...                         

Murata Expands HF-Band RFID Tag Product Line

April 29, 2014 4:06 pm | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Murata has announced the expansion of its LXMS series. Operating in the 13.56 MHz band and fully ISO14443 compliant, the LXMS33HCNK-167 tag measures just 3.2 x 3.2 x 0.7 mm and can be used with any reader-writer combination that conforms to the same standard...               

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Agilent’s Next-Gen System for Measuring Flicker Noise

April 29, 2014 3:53 pm | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Agilent Technologies has introduced the Agilent EEsof EDA E4727A Advanced Low-Frequency Noise Analyzer—a next-generation hardware and software system for measurement and analysis of flicker noise and random telegraph noise (RTN)... 

Fox Business Network's Manufacturing Marvels Features Res-net Microwave, Inc.

April 29, 2014 11:41 am | by Darryl K. Mayo, President & CEO, Electro Technik | News | Comments

Passive electronic components built for microwave & RF applications - it's a narrow niche that's increasingly active in commercial, military, and space applications. Television's Manufacturing Marvels will soon shed some light on this business sector, and on Res-net Microwave, one of the very successful microwave component manufacturers in this sector...

Graphene Only as Strong as Weakest Link

April 29, 2014 10:06 am | by David Ruth, Rice University | News | Comments

There is no disputing graphene is strong. But new research by Rice University and the Georgia Institute of Technology should prompt manufacturers to look a little deeper as they consider the miracle material for applications...                 

IEEE ICC 2014 to Focus on 'Communications: Centrepoint of the Digital Economy'

April 29, 2014 9:53 am | by Heather Ann Sweeney, IEEE Communications Society | News | Comments

New York, NY - The IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC 2014), the leading international venue dedicated to the advancement of wireless and wireline communications worldwide, will hold its next annual event from June 10 – 14 at the Hilton Sydney Hotel in Sydney, Australia surrounded by iconic natural wonders and world-renowned cultural attractions such as Darling Harbour, Royal National Park...

Bluetest and Spirent Deliver MIMO OTA Test Solution

April 29, 2014 9:32 am | by Steve Fiore, SS|PR | News | Comments

Spirent Communications (UK) has announced their collaboration with Bluetest (Sweden) to deliver an integrated test solution that provides unprecedented accuracy and reliability for MIMO Over-The-Air (OTA) throughput testing...

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TerraWave Wi-Fi Antennas From Ventev Minimize Interference in High-Density Venues

April 28, 2014 12:54 pm | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Ventev Wireless Infrastructure (Hunt Valley, MD), a division of TESSCO Technologies Incorporated (NASDAQ: TESS), today announced three new antenna products to expand the TerraWave portfolio of high-density solutions that address the challenges of Wi-Fi deployments in large venues with many simultaneous users...

Roxtec Cable Entry Seals Used for Upgrading Telecom Base Stations

April 28, 2014 12:25 pm | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Roxtec (Tulsa, OK) has demonstrated that their cable entry seals for upgrading telecom base stations save time and overall project costs...

Times Microwave Systems Introduces Mini-DIN Connector for Coaxial Cable Assemblies

April 28, 2014 11:50 am | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Times Microwave (Wallingford, CT) has announced the new 4.1/9.5 mini-DIN straight male connector TC-SPP250-4195M-LP, now available for SPP-250-LLPL (SuperFlexible Plenum Pim) 50 Ohm low loss plenum rated coaxial cable assemblies for use in distributed antenna system (DAS) applications...

High Power Diode Switch for Telecommunication Systems

April 28, 2014 11:27 am | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Skyworks introduces a high-power silicon PIN diode SPDT switch for LTE and TD-SCDMA base station, repeater, low frequency (UHF and VHF) radio, transmit and receive as well as failsafe switching applications...

HotSpot Episode 60: Lifelike Sensory Feedback

April 28, 2014 11:07 am | by Eric Sorensen, Coordinator of Multimedia Development | Videos | Comments

This week on WDD's HotSpot, brought to you by RECOM, multi-sensory technology and bubbles; detecting fatigue drivers; DARPA’s new Hand Proprioception and Touch Interfaces program; and inflatable AirFrame Enclosures  for quick set-up Electromagnetic Interference...              

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Meaghan's Minute: Two Watt DC-DC converter

April 28, 2014 10:47 am | by Eric Sorensen, Coordinator of Multimedia Development | Videos | Comments

Today on Meaghan's Minute, brought to you by Memory Protection Devices, Murata has announced the MGJ2 series of 2 Watt high isolation dual output DC-DC that are suitable for powering “high side” and “low side” gate drives in bridge circuits using insulated-gate bipolar transistors (IGBTs) and MOSFETs...                 

Compact Footprint, Reliable Operating Performance

April 25, 2014 11:32 am | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Fox Electronics now offers the low power FTP Series, a surface mount OCXO featuring a compact footprint of 14.3 (L) x 9.3 (W) x 6.7 (H) mm...                                       

Teseq Enhances NSG 438 ESD Simulator

April 25, 2014 11:11 am | Product Releases | Comments

Teseq has enhanced its NSG 438 electrostatic discharge (ESD) simulator to include a brand new color touch display, allowing changes to settings and features right on the pistol. The upgraded NSG 438 is easy to use and offers a long battery life...                      

Turnkey Demo Kit for High-Speed Connection to the World

April 25, 2014 11:04 am | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Lantiq and Würth Elektronik eiSos have announced the availability of a jointly developed demonstration kit to provide an easy and fast way for implementing Ethernet in a broad range of products. The Evaluation Kit paves the way to easily add Ethernet hardware...            

‘Double-Duty’ Electrolyte Enables New Chemistry for Longer-Lived Batteries

April 25, 2014 10:04 am | by Morgan McCorkle, Oak Ridge National Laboratory | News | Comments

Researchers at the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory have developed a new and unconventional battery chemistry aimed at producing batteries that last longer than previously thought possible...                       

Infographic: Are Engineers Really Qualified?

April 25, 2014 9:23 am | by Chris Fox, Managing Editor | News | Comments

As the world of technology advances quickly, engineers are forced to adapt to a fast-changing landscape and sometimes skills and talents may diminish. New hires may have a degree, but do they really know how to engineer?                                   

Anritsu Names Alexander Vice President and General Manager of Americas Sales Region

April 24, 2014 4:20 pm | by Kim Collins, Director, Americas Marketing | News | Comments

Richardson, TX – Anritsu has announced the appointment of Pete Alexander, PhD, as Vice President and General Manager of Anritsu Company, the United States subsidiary of Anritsu Corporation...                                                  

RFS Announces Orthogonal Mode Transducer for Microwave Antennas

April 24, 2014 3:14 pm | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Radio Frequency Systems (RFS) (Meriden, CT), the global wireless and broadcast infrastructure specialist, has announced the availability of an OMT compatible with multiple antennas in the company’s portfolio of microwave products. Designed for maximum flexibility and future-proofing, RFS OMT enables users to implement a “pay as you grow” scheme for up to four outdoor units (ODUs)...

CellPac BLOX System Provides Semi-Custom Soft Pack Battery Solutions

April 24, 2014 2:45 pm | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

VARTA Microbattery has announced the CellPac BLOX system, a design program implemented to offer OEMs a semi-custom power solution when off-the-shelf lithium ion (li-ion) or lithium polymer (LiPO) soft pack battery assemblies do not meet the design criteria...

Pasternack Releases High Gain Amplifiers for Commercial and Military Radar

April 24, 2014 2:05 pm | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Pasternack Enterprises, Inc., a manufacturer and supplier of RF, microwave and millimeter wave products, releases a new portfolio of L and S band high gain amplifiers covering 1.2 - 1.4 GHz and 3.1 – 3.5 GHz specifically used for commercial and military radar applications as well as observation satellites and communications systems...

Astroparticle Physics Methodology Applied to Nuclear Facility Monitoring

April 24, 2014 12:13 pm | by Dr. Nils Haag, Technische Universität München | News | Comments

When monitoring nuclear reactors, the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) has to rely on input given by the operators. In the future, antineutrino detectors may provide an additional option for monitoring...                 

How Trustworthy is the Data You’re Using?

April 23, 2014 2:49 pm | by Rich Garvin, Training & Development Manager, Knovel | Blogs | Comments

When I began my mechanical engineering career in the materials handling industry 30 years ago, go-to resources primarily included engineering books and handbooks on the bookshelf in your office. Experienced engineers were adept at... 

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