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Flattening Negative Gain Slope with MMIC Fixed Equalizers

by Mini-Circuits I.  Introduction   Equalizers are devices used to compensate for negative gain slope in the frequency response of a wide variety of RF systems.  Unlike a standard attenuator with a flat frequency response, an equalizer is a unique kind of attenuator which exhibits lower insertion loss as frequency increases with some known slope.  […]




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Military Products

S-Band CubeSat Amplifier

The company has received confirmation of the successful field operation of the TA1109, which is currently aboard a CubeSat flying chassis flying in Low Earth Orbit (LEO). The TA1109 operates from 2000 to 2500 MHz and provides 4W of output power, ensuring proper and consistent communication at distances in excess of 2000 km or 1200 […]

Opinion

The Coming Year in RF and Microwaves

by Ryan Pratt, Founder and CEO, Guerrilla RF In the coming year, the RF and Microwave industry will see the continuation of an obsolescence trend that started about two years ago.  This trend is driven by the bifurcation, or division, of RF and microwave chip suppliers between those who primarily service the smartphone end market […]