Blog 2017-09-27T11:17:55+00:00
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410, 2017

When does a system requires a heat sink?

By | October 4th, 2017|Categories: Product Development|

A very important consideration when operating a power amplifier is its ability to remove the heat generated by the device. Power transistors, like all semiconductors, must remain below their maximum permitted junction temperature. If too [...]

210, 2017

What does MIL-STD-810 certified mean?

By | October 2nd, 2017|Categories: Design Innovation|

Without additional information, a statement that a product is MIL-STD-810 certified or a requirement that a product be developed to meet MIL-STD-810 does not provide meaningful information about the environmental resiliency of a product.  MIL-STD-810 [...]

2809, 2017

How can a Low Noise Amplifier improve my system’s performance?

By | September 28th, 2017|Categories: Design Innovation|

From the moment that a modulated Radio Frequency (RF) signal leaves a Power Amplifier and begins its journey to a receiver, the amplitude with respect to the ambient noise starts to decrease.  When the signal [...]

807, 2017

What does it take to be a Radio Frequency Engineer?

By | July 8th, 2017|Categories: Leadership Insight|

This is a question that aspiring engineers, as well as experienced electrical engineers, may be asking themselves. Radio frequency (RF) technology has been in use for over a century and throughout this time engineers have [...]

606, 2017

What does it mean for a company to have great communication?

By | June 6th, 2017|Categories: Leadership Insight|

If you ask any company what their biggest opportunity for improvement is, they will say in one way or another that it's communication. Some companies might not communicate enough, some might not give enough context [...]

3105, 2017

Have you Considered the Effects of Mismatch Impedances on the Output of your PA?

By | May 31st, 2017|Categories: Product Development|

In order to deliver the maximum amount of power from a power amplifier to an antenna, the impedances must be matched. The parameter used to measure how well the impedances are matched is the Voltage [...]

1605, 2017

Obsolete electronic components and how to manage them

By | May 16th, 2017|Categories: Leadership Insight|

The electronic components that make up Radio Frequency (RF) modules come in a variety of shapes, sizes, and functions (e.g. capacitors, resistors, inductors). But what's consistent among these components is they have a limited lifespan [...]