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VFTT – StratEdge Corporation

Tim Going, President, StratEdge Corporation MPD: Millimeter wave frequencies will be used for cellular communications for the first time in 5G. What challenges and opportunities does this present for the microwave industry? TG: Huge challenges. With 5G, all the different people involved will have to learn how to economically design and package semiconductors that work in these […]

VFTT – Anritsu Company

Donn Mulder, Sr. VP and General Manager, Anritsu Company MPD: Millimeter wave frequencies will be used for cellular communications for the first time in 5G. What challenges and opportunities does this present for the microwave industry? DM: Millimeter wave communications present a whole set of challenges for the industry in terms of transmission range, cost, power consumption […]

VFTT – Plextek RFI

Liam Devlin, CEO, Plextek RFI MPD: Millimeter wave frequencies will be used for cellular communications for the first time in 5G. What challenges and opportunities does this present for the microwave industry? LD: We have developed mmWave components for most of the favored candidate mmWave 5G bands (26 GHz, 28 GHz, 37 GHz and 39 GHz). The […]

VFTT – RFMW, Ltd.

Joel Levine, President and CEO, RFMW, Ltd. MPD: Millimeter wave frequencies will be used for cellular communications for the first time in 5G. What challenges and opportunities does this present for the microwave industry? JL: 5G challenges begin with cost effectiveness. It makes use of technologies originally used for defense in the millimeter wave bands but also […]

VFTT – SAGE Millimeter, Inc.

Yonghui Shu, President and CEO, SAGE Millimeter, Inc. MPD: Millimeter wave frequencies will be used for cellular communications for the first time in 5G. What challenges and opportunities does this present for the microwave industry? YS: The microwave industry will need to push itself to perform at higher frequencies. This means not only equipment and supplier capabilities, […]

Active Rectifier Controller

The Power by Linear™ LT8672 is an active rectifier controller with reverse input protection to -40V. Its 3 to 42V input voltage capability is ideal for automotive applications which must regulate through cold-crank and stop-start scenarios with minimum input voltages as low as 3.0V and load dump transients up to 40V. The unit drives an […]

SP16T Solid State Switch

Model P16T-100M40G-100-T-I-292 is a single pole, sixteen throw (SP16T) solid state switch operating over the 0.1 to 40.0 GHz frequency range. This model offers a typical insertion loss of 15 dB while maintaining a typical isolation of 80 dB. Input power is 20 dBm CW maximum and RF connectors are 2.92mm (F). PLANAR MONOLITHICS IND. […]

Bandpass Filter for PTC Applications

Part number 3012-455 is a 455 MHz bandpass filter designed for Positive Train Control (PTC) applications. It is encapsulated for enhanced shock and vibration resistance. Other center frequencies and bandwidths are available. Connectors are N (F) to N (M). Source and load is 50 ohms. KR ELECTRONICS (6)

Broadband GaN MMIC Power Amplifier

The AM206041WN-SN-R is a broadband GaN MMIC power amplifier. It has 30 dB gain and 41 dBm output power over the 1.8 to 6.5 GHz band at 28 VDC supply voltage. It is in a ceramic package with a flange and straight RF and DC leads for drop-in assembly. This MMIC is matched to 50 […]

Flexible Test Cables, DC to 18 GHz

FLC-2M-SMNM+ ultra-flexible test cable is specially designed to minimize performance change versus flexure. Featuring stainless steel SMA-Male to N-Male connectors and shielded construction with strain relief, the cable is performance qualified to 20,000 flexures. It is 2M (6.56 ft.) in length. MINI-CIRCUITS (8)