Monthly Military Update: Expert Insights
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June 16, 2011

Get Agilent's free application notes focused on antenna and RCS measurements, radar signal simulation, advanced analysis techniques and more

As technology evolves so do the challenges in detection, avoidance, electronic warfare and countermeasures. Testing today's systems benefit from high-performance test equipment and software solutions ensuring system readiness and program success. Get these latest application tips and techniques.

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Industry News

Harris Corp. Awarded $59.7 M IDIQ Contract From US Navy For New Encryption Device

Remcom Touting Homeland Security Project

Nujira and KCB Signal Solutions Partner to Support US Military Comms Market

Rosenberger of North America and Toth Technologies Form Joint Venture

Tektronix Selects Teradyne J750 Semiconductor Test Systems

UAS Platforms Ride Out Defense Budget Cuts

Agilent Provides New Level of Realism in Testing of Advanced Radar and EW Systems

M/A-COM Tech Solutions Extends Leadership in High Power Semiconductors With New Portfolio of GaN Products

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RF/Microwave Filters and Assemblies
Visit Reactel's newly re-designed website for the latest in RF/Microwave Filters, Multiplexers and Multifunction Assemblies for Military applications. Issuing an online RFQ is just a click away and our full line catalog is available for quick and easy download.

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A&D Technologies

History of NRL, Bendix and Westinghouse in Maryland
David Vye, Microwave Journal Editor

Microwave Technology at the NRL
Jeffrey M. Pond, Naval Research Laboratory and IMS General Chair

Multipaction Discharge in Coaxial Components
Rudy Fuks, Astrolab Inc.

Military Hardware/Software

Small Form Factor Filters: Reactel

Reactel's line of small form factor filters are suitable for densely populated boards, portable systems or any application where size is at a premium. These tiny units are available in discrete component, ceramic, cavity or combline designs.
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RT/duroid 6035HTC: Rogers Corp.

RT/duroid® 6035HTC laminates exhibit outstanding thermal conductivity of 1.44 W/mK and a low loss tangent of 0.0013 at 10 GHz, for excellent high frequency performance. The high thermal conductivity and low loss of RT/duroid 6035HTC result in exceptional heat transfer away from high power devices for improved circuit and device reliability.
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Signal Analyzer: Tektronix

Tektronix showcased its RSA5000 series signal analyzer at last week's MTT-S IMS 2011. The new instruments raise the price-performance bar for mid-range signal analyzers by offering more than double currently available acquisition bandwidth and the world's best real time capabilities.
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Expert Insights

Jim Fallon, President and CEO of Fallon & Associates Consulting and past chairman of the International AOC Convention, provides a provocative look inside the "Special Operations" forces, funding for their programs, key leaders and opportunities for microwave companies in this area.
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Asif Anwar is a Program Director within the strategic technologies practice at Strategy Analytics. In this month's column, Asif reviews the impact of budget constraints on future defense technology investment and recent contract wins.
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Educational Webinars

RF and Power Electronics Opportunities for GaN Market Growth

Market Research Series
June 28, 2011
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Use Capture, Playback & Triggering to Completely Analyze a Signal

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Military Microwaves August Supplement
On land, sea, air and space, microwave technology plays a vital role in defense and security, both nationally and internationally. This supplement examines the technological developments enabling the sector to fulfill its aim.

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August 16-19, 2011

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