2016-08-25 - Rajan Bedi

Validating SERDES links with bit-error rate testers

As the space industry continues to exploit high data rates, the channel loss between the transmitter and the receiver becomes…

2016-08-25 - Rajan Bedi

Why BERTs are win-win for test and space industries

Transmitters are using pre/de-emphasis to compensate for the electrical degradations and losses caused by PCBs and cables.

2016-08-23 - Jean-Pierre Joosting

IsoVu system measures small differential signals at 1GHz

The platform uses an electro-optic sensor to convert input signals to optical modulation.

2016-08-22 - Rohde & Schwarz

Triggering option decodes and debugs M-PHY interfaces

The new option gives users dedicated access to protocol results in the lowest M-PHY physical layer.

2016-08-18 - Vivek Nanda

Teledyne LeCroy adds USB-C compliance test to protocol analysers

Teledyne LeCroy has developed a USB Type-C compliance suite for its Voyager M310C SuperSpeed USB 3.1 protocol verification platform.

2016-08-08 - None

X-rays reveal battery’s inner workings

Scientists have developed a platform that produces light in the X-ray region of the electromagnetic spectrum.

2016-08-08 - None

Nanoscale secrets of rechargeable batteries revealed

By visualising the fundamental building blocks of batteries, a team has illuminated a process that is far more complex than…

2016-07-28 - China Academy of Engineering Physics

Terahertz lasers beef up to reach record 230mW output

The ability to produce and control terahertz waves has lagged behind technology for radio, microwave and visible light.

2016-07-20 - National Instruments

LTE UMTS repeater works with complex algorithm

The designers use LabVIEW to generate the LTE signal, then the NI vector signal transceiver (VST) to acquire that signal.

2016-07-15 - Susan Nordyk

Software analyses 5G candidate waveforms

The software features fully guided system calibrations and task-based instructions that simplify complex system optimisation and measurements.