2020-08-24 - Geoff Schulteis

Integrating chip antennas into a PCB: Understanding antenna matching

Antennas are not like other components. Their behaviour is more difficult to predict, because an antenna will perform a certain…

2020-06-01 - Liam Keese

Why component integration matters for space-based PLL synthesizers

By integrating RF and synthesizer components into a monolithic RF IC, engineers can solve size and complexity design challenges in…

- STMicroelectronics

Next-Gen NFC Reader IC for Digital Car Keys

Delivers rapid car-key response and reliable connections over extended distances...

2020-03-17 - Bill Schweber

Diapers with RFID: Widely Useful or Trivial Pursuit?

A recent project from MIT – yes, MIT – developed a low-cost, easy-to-use system to signal a caregiver via smartphone…

2017-02-06 - National Instruments

AWR tool eases RFIC design

NI AWR Design Environment ver.13 introduces innovations in design flow management and simulation for MMIC, RFIC, multi-chip module and PCB.

2017-01-11 - Pasternack

USB-controlled PLL synthesisers cover up to 27GHz

The compact SMA-connectorised designs of Pasternack’s PLL frequency synthesisers support USB 2.0 that supplies DC power and GUI command.

2017-01-10 - Heptagon

Simblee-connected spectrometer targets consumer apps

Simblee enables 3ms latency, an expandable and modular user interface, and agile development of IoT products.

2017-01-09 - Bruce Hemp, Peter Stroet

How to boost EVM performance of LTC5598 modulator

Baseband correction of quadrature phase and/or gain may be implemented for enhanced accuracy.

2016-07-29 - Linear Technology

6GHz I/Q demodulator covers emerging 5G band at 5GHz

With a single network, the LTC5586 covers all the LTE bands as well as the emerging 4.5G and 5G bands…