- Buyers Guide
2007 IEEE MTT-S RWS Exhibitor Showcase
Advanced Test Equipment 325
San Diego, CA
O. Isarevich, M. Jahn
Advanced Test Equipment Rentals offers effective solutions on rentals, leases and sales of test and measurement equipment including network and spectrum analyzers, cellular test sets and more. Equipment available from Agilent, Anritsu, Aeroflex/IFR, Bird, Narda, Noise/Com, Rohde &smp; Schwarz, Spirent, Tektronix and more. Call 800-404-2832 or on-line at www.atecorp.com.
Amplifiers, Antennas, Synthesizers, Test and Manufacturing Equipment
Agilent Technologies 637
Palo Alto, CA
Agilent Technologies, the world’s premier measurement company, provides the industry’s broadest portfolio of innovative test and measurement solutions, tools, services and support to RF/MW engineers responsible for the design, manufacture and effectiveness of leading-edge products used throughout today’s wireless communication and defense industries.
Amplifiers, Attenuators, Mixers/Modulators/ Detectors, Power Supplies, Repeaters, Services, Software, Systems/Subsystems, Test and Manufacturing Equipment
Ansoft Corp. 523
B. Helsby, H. Randhawa
Ansoft is the leading provider of electromagnetics and circuit simulation software for high-performance RF and microwave design. Achieve 10x improvements in design complexity and design time using HFSS and Nexxim dynamically linked with Ansoft Designer. Design and optimize LNAs, mixers, VCOs, transceivers, complex antennas, feed structures, LTCC, SiP and MCMs.
Antenna Systems & Technology Mag. PubBin
Greenwood Village, CO
AR Worldwide 312
AR Worldwide RF/Microwave Instrumentation manufactures broadband high power amplifiers from DC–45 GHz, 1–50,000 watts. Available test accessories include antennas, directional couplers, field monitoring equipment, power meters and much more. Our solid state “S” series amplifiers (1–800 watts) are well suited for microwave applications because of their linearity, low noise power output and frequency coverage from 0.8 to 10.6 GHz.
Amplifiers, Antennas, Couplers, Software, Test and Manufacturing Equipment
Artech House 327
M. Walsh, S. Schott
Artech House is a leading publisher of professional-level books and timesaving software for engineers and managers in microwave engineering, wireless, radar, signal processing, MEMS, nanotechnology, and other high-tech fields. Stop by our booth to browse classic and just-released titles and take advantage of a special 20% show savings.
Besser Associates Inc. 218
Mountain View, CA
R. Frobenins, J. Lange
Founded in 1985, Besser Associates delivers live and alternative media training to professionals working with RF, wireless, digital and networking technologies. We have trained over 45,000 people in these industries.
Bird Technologies Group 536
Bird Technologies Group consisting of Bird Electronic Corp., TX RX Systems and Bird Global Services is a knowledgeable and innovative supplier providing solutions for RF measurement and management in your world. Our portfolio includes hardware, software, components and services. We provide test instruments that are highly accurate, rugged and easy to use.
Attenuators, Couplers, Filters, Terminations
Cadence Design Systems Inc. 621
San Jose, CA
Cadence enables global electronic-design innovation and plays an essential role in the creation of today’s integrated circuits and electronics systems. Customers use Cadence software and hardware, methodologies and services to design and verify advanced semiconductors, printed-circuit boards and systems used in consumer electronics, networking and telecommunications equipment, and computer systems. More information about the company is available at www.cadence.com.
Cambridge University Press 437
New York, NY
J. Lancashire, V. Yaw
Visit our booth for a 20% discount on all titles. New books include Electromagnetics for High-Speed Analog and Digital Communication Circuits by Ali Niknejad; Peak-Power Control in Multi-Carrier Communications by Simon Litsyn; and MIMO Wireless Communications by Ezio Biglieri, Robert Calderbank, Anthony Constantinides, Andrea Goldsmith, Arogyaswami Paulraj and H.V. Poor.
Continental Resources Inc. 428
CST of America Inc. 418
Wellesley Hills, MA
CST is one of the two largest suppliers of electromagnetic simulation software and has continuously enhanced its position as a market and technology leader in 3D Time Domain simulation. Information about CST and its flagship product CST MICROWAVE STUDIO® is available on the web at www.cst.com.
Low cost synthesized signal generators, multi channel up/down frequency converters, satellite link emulators and AWGN carrier/noise generators.
Synthesizers, Systems/Subsystems, Test and Manufacturing Equipment, Transceivers
DuPont Microcircuit Materials 427
Research Triangle Park, NC
DuPont has more than 30 years of experience in delivering thick film and low temperature cofired ceramic (LTCC) Green Tape™ to the electronics industry. We offer strong capabilities in design, prototyping and material science, and deliver unique material solutions for optimizing your designs in medical, military, automotive, RF and telecommunications applications.
Antennas, Attenuators, Couplers, Filters, Hybrids, Isolators/Circulators, Materials, Millimeter-wave Components, Mixers/Modulators/Detectors, Optoelectronic Components/Fiber Optics, Oscillators, Phase Shifters, Power Dividers, Printed Circuit Boards, Repeaters, Resistors/Capacitors/Inductors, SAW Devices, Services, Signal Processing Components, Terminations, Transceivers
EMAG Technologies Inc. 444
Ann Arbor, MI
Emhiser Micro-Tech 430
P. Hunter, A. Johnson
Voltage-controlled oscillators, custom designed and cross referenced VCOs available. Surface mount from 5 MHz to 11 GHz. Hermetically sealed TO-8 packages also available. Octaves available up to 2000 to 4000 MHz. Inquire about your specification.
Focus Microwaves Inc. 531
Dollard-des-Ormeaux, QC, Canada
Freescale Semiconductor 213
Georgia Tech-Electronic Design Ctr. 215
High Frequency Electronics 630
S. Spencer, G. Breed, T. Burkhard, N. Breed
High Frequency Electronics is the monthly magazine for design engineers and managers seeking ideas and solutions involving analog, digital, RF, microwave, mm-wave and optical technologies. The market-driven content covers materials, devices, components, test equipment, computer-aided design, systems, subsystems, and the latest information on design techniques, applications and solution-oriented new products.
IEEE Communications Magazine PubBin
New York, NY
IEEE Microwave Magazine 628
S. Schneiderman, M. Rubin
IEEE Microwave Magazine is issued bimonthly and the only magazine sponsored by IEEE Microwave Theory and Techniques Society (IEEE MTT-S) concentrating on technical, general-interest and applications-oriented articles. The markets covered include communications systems and equipment, navigation and guidance systems, aircraft, missiles, space and ground support equipment, industrial equipment, controls and systems, ICs and microprocessors, semiconductors, and more.
JFW Industries Inc. 615
B. Walker, S. Leonard
JFW Industries Inc. is a leading manufacturer of innovative RF solutions that include attenuators, terminations, switches, power dividers, matrix switches and specialized test systems.
Attenuators, Power Dividers, Systems/ Subsystems, Switches, Terminations, Test and Manufacturing Equipment
Johnstech International Corp. 318
Manufacturer and designer of test contactors for final test. The new ROL Technology provides excellent electrical performance, mechanical reliability and load board preservation. SelecTest offers same day quotes and load board footprints. Contactors can be configured for specific packages and device platings.
Test and Manufacturing Equipment
Keithley Instruments Inc. 527
W. Strickler, M. Millhaem
Keithley continues its leadership in solutions for emerging measurement needs by introducing a line of innovative RF test instruments. By combining high performance with exceptional speed, flexibility, ease of use and compactness, these instruments offer new approaches to test and measurement, helping users save time, effort and money.
Amplifiers, Connectors/Cables/Cable Assemblies, Power Supplies, Services, Software, Systems/Subsystems, Switches, Test and Manufacturing Equipment
Lorentz Solution 530
Lorentz Solution markets EDA solutions directed at accelerating EM integrity design closure and final signoff. Peakview is the company’s EM design and verification tool suite that comes equipped with full wave 3D EM synthesis, layout EM extraction and EM integrity analysis.
RFICs, Services, Software, Transceivers
M/A-COM Inc. 313
D. Pierro, P. Hindle
M/A-COM Inc. is a leading supplier of radio frequency (RF), microwave and millimeter-wave integrated circuits, components and IP private networks to the wireless telecommunications, automotive and defense-oriented industries. M/A-COM’s products include antennas, attenuators, amplifiers, cables, switches, passive devices, mixers and modulators, diodes, transistors and integrated assemblies. Please contact us at www.macom.com or 800-366-2266.
Amplifiers, Antennas, Attenuators, Connectors/Cables/Cable Assemblies, Couplers, Diodes/FETs/Transistors, Isolators/Circulators, Millimeter-wave Components, Mixers/Modulators/Detectors, MMICs, Oscillators, Phase Shifters, Power Dividers, RFICs, Synthesizers, Systems/Subsystems, Switches
Maury Microwave Corp. 636
J. Adamson, J. Sevic, R. Wallace, E.Kueckels
Automated load pull and noise characterization systems using USB-controlled high gamma, high power tuners with gamma greater than 0.99. Calibration kits and standards for all PNA/ VNAs. Coaxial and waveguide adapters. Connector gage kits, connector torque wrenches.
Connectors/Cables/Cable Assemblies, Millimeter-wave Components, Software, Systems/Subsystems, Terminations, Test and Manufacturing Equipment
MECA Electronics Inc. 632
C. Davo, E. Schiebler
Since 1961, MECA has designed and manufactured an extensive line of RF/microwave components with industry leading performance including fixed attenuators, directional and hybrid couplers, isolators/circulators, power dividers/combiners, RF loads, DC blocks and bias tees. MECA has long been the “backbone” of high performance wired and air-interfaced networks including in-building and BTS applications. Made in USA.
Attenuators, Couplers, Hybrids, Isolators/ Circulators, Power Dividers, Terminations
Micrometrics Inc. 537
J. Morgan, D. Langan
Offering tuning varactors, step recovery diodes, Schottky, PIN/limiter and BeamLead PIN diodes, capacitors, spiral inductors, thin film resistors, attenuator pads and epitaxial growth and coating services for the semiconductor fabrication market.
Attenuators, Diodes/FETs/Transistors, Resistors/Capacitors/Inductors, Services
Microwave Communications Labs Inc. 526
St. Petersburg, FL
K. D’Amato, T. Nguyen, E. Roecker
Microwave Communications Laboratories Inc. (MCLI) is a leader in the manufacturing of RF/microwave components. Since 1988, MCLI has built a solid reputation for high quality and fast delivery. MCLI is ISO 9001:2000 certified with an inspection system that ensures high quality and reliable products. At MCLI, we are committed to providing exceptional service to our customers throughout the world and throughout the 21st century.
Amplifiers, Attenuators, Connectors/Cables/Cable Assemblies, Couplers, Diodes/FETs/Transistors, Filters, Hybrids, Isolators/Circulators, Mixers/Modulators/Detectors, Oscillators, Phase Shifters, Power Dividers, Services, Signal Processing Components, Switches, Terminations
Microwave Journal 331
C. Sheffres, E. Johnson, W. Cook, M. Hallman, C. Curley, H. Howe, F. Bashore, K. Moore
Microwave Journal is THE resource for working RF, microwave and wireless engineers, with 50,000 subscribers worldwide and the most respected editorial content in its field. The redesigned web site features unique resources, hundreds of archived articles, expanded event coverage and a dynamic on-line Buyers Guide. Weekly e-mail newsletters deliver timely news, industry analysis, the latest product announcements and expert advice. See us on-line at www.mwjournal.com.
Microwave Product Digest 438
Englewood Cliffs, NJ
Modelithics Inc. 643
Modelithics Inc. was formed in 2001 to address the industry-wide need for high accuracy RF and microwave active and passive models. Our current products include commercial device model libraries that support multiple simulation tools. Modelithics also satisfies a wide range of custom linear and nonlinear measurement and modeling requirements.
Nitronex Corp. 613
Northwest EMC Inc. 431
Northwest EMC Inc. is the largest independent, accredited commercial EMC compliance test laboratory in the United States. Northwest EMC has convenient locations in California, New York, Oregon and Washington. Our facilities include FCC listed 10 meter and 3 meter chambers, as well as a full compliment of immunity and wireless testing capabilities. For additional information, please visit our web site at www.nwemc.com.
Octagon Communications 438
Englewood Cliffs, NJ
Octagon Communications publishes MPD/Microwave Product Digest, a new product tabloid serving engineers working in the RF and microwave industry involving frequencies from RF to light. Our affiliate, RD Communications, publishes MIL/COTS Digest, a product tabloid dedicated to presenting defense electronic products designed for use in aerospace and defense systems.
Park Electrochemical Corp. 424
B. Nichols, J. Spiegel, M. Carlson, D. Dahlquist
Park Electrochemical Corp. is an advanced materials company which develops and manufactures Nelco® RF/microwave and high technology digital printed circuit materials and Nelcote™ advanced composite materials. Park is listed on the NYSE as “PKE” and based in Melville, NY, with global manufacturing facilities in Singapore, China, France, Connecticut, New York, Arizona and California.
Antennas, Materials, Printed Circuit Boards
Passive Microwave Technology 436
Pendulum Instruments-XL Microwave 429
PrecisionWave Corp. 626
Colorado Springs, CO
QUEST Microwave Inc. 436
Morgan Hill, CA
A. Campbell, B. Campbell, N. Khayat, G. Grund, C. Grund
QUEST Microwave Inc. manufactures ferrite products (isolators and circulators) for cellular/PCN/PCS communications, point-to-point radios, LMDS, and SATCOM/VSAT transceivers and converters.
RelComm Technologies Inc. 433
J. Tinkler, M. Magda
RelComm Technologies Inc. designs and manufactures design enhanced application specific RF coaxial relays for mission critical communications including security, safety and intelligence, commercial telecom infrastructure, military defense fixed/mobile/shipboard, as well as test and measurement instrumentation from DC to 40 GHz.
RF Design Magazine 440
Overland Park, KS
RF Design is the only publication written exclusively for RF and microwave design engineers to provide the latest practical information needed to design leading-edge radio frequency products that work across the spectrum.
RF Globalnet PubBin
RF Globalnet is the Internet’s leading source of technical information for the RF/microwave design industry, serving the needs of engineering professionals since 1996. The site offers technical articles, white papers, application notes, software tools, industry news, product information, discussion forums and much more. Visit www.rfglobalnet.com.
RF Industries/RF Connectors Div. 439
San Diego, CA
R. La Fay, D. McReynolds
RF Industries’ RF Connector Division designs and manufactures coaxial connectors, adapters, cable assemblies and preparation/installation tools used in radio communications, wireless devices, broadcast installations, LANs and WLANs, antenna devices and cellular infrastructure.
Attenuators, Connectors/Cables/Cable Assemblies
Active device and hybrid manufacturer. Best in custom design super fast development. MMIC, PA, LNA, CATVHIC, PLL. New 2.5G/3.5G WiMAX component solution.
Amplifiers, Attenuators, Couplers, Filters, Hybrids, Mixers/Modulators/Detectors, MMICs, RFICs, Switches, Transceivers
RFMD® (NASDAQ: RFMD) is a global leader in the design and manufacture of high performance radio systems and solutions for applications that drive mobile communications. Holding over 50 percent market share in PAs and the leading position in merchant market EDGE transceiver shipments, RFMD is a trusted solution provider to major handset manufacturers worldwide.
Amplifiers, Filters, MMICs, Switches, Transceivers
Rogers Corp. 421
Worldwide supplier and high volume manufacturer of leading edge circuit materials that are widely adopted in the wireless, antenna and telecommunication industries. Key product families include RO4000,® RO3000,® RT/duroid® and ULTRALAM® 3000 high frequency laminates.
Rohde & Schwarz Inc. 413
Rohde & Schwarz is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of test and measurement, radio and broadcasting equipment with 6000 employees and worldwide sales topping $1 billion. In America, we have locations from coast to coast. We’re known for responsive support and service infrastructure for fast calibrations and service turnaround. 1-888-837-8772, www.RSA.rohde-schwarz.com/USA.
Test and Manufacturing Equipment
Sigma Systems Corp. 620
El Cajon, CA
R. Freiwald, S. Hoover, D. Fennessy, E. Moore
Manufacturer of precision environmental, temperature, humidity, and thermal vacuum chambers, hot/cold plates, and wafer chucks, temperature cycling tool ovens, precision temperature controllers. Specializing in high accuracy, small footprint, high production, laboratory thermal test/conditioning equipment. Exceptional quality since 1956. Standard, semi-custom, and custom applications—engineering creative solutions for unique thermal challenges.
Test and Manufacturing Equipment
Sonnet Software Inc. 619
North Syracuse, NY
Y. Chase, M. Kobasa, J. Rautio, R. O’Rourke
Sonnet Software Inc. announces the new Sonnet Suites Release II. In Release II, Sonnet introduces a simultaneously calibrated internal port that can be used for highly accurate attachment points of active and passive components. The new ports also enable full co-simulation of external components and SMD models within the EM analysis environment. Sonnet also releases a redesigned and seamless interface to the Agilent ADS suite, and a new 64-bit EM analysis engine.
Sources East Inc. 645
D. Hanes, J. Hyde, W. Pittman
This year SEI is stressing our antennas, GPS antennas, as well as our die cast waterproof microwave enclosures. We provide aggressively priced high frequency interconnect technology. Today’s specials are tomorrow’s standard products so both low and high volume specials tailored to the individual requirements of our customers are always welcome.
Antennas, Connectors/Cables/Cable Assemblies, Isolators/Circulators, Terminations
SUSS MicroTec Inc. 533
Waterbury Center, VT
SUSS MicroTec Test Systems is a world leader in premium performance on-wafer test solutions, and has been designing and manufacturing innovative probe systems for over 30 years. With the increasing complexity of IC devices, our systems are designed to streamline the testing process by leveraging our application expertise to provide complete solutions tailored to your needs. For more information, visit www.suss.com.
Software, Test and Manufacturing Equipment
CW Swift & Associates Inc. 212
Van Nuys, CA
A. Swift, S. Swift
Distributor and manufacturer’s rep of precision RF, microwave and millimeter-wave adapters, connectors, cable assemblies and components: 1.85 mm, 2.4 mm, 2.9 mm, 3.5 mm, SMA, MCX, MMCX and other interfaces. Fixed attenuators and terminations up to 50 GHz. All available from stock except on St. Patrick’s Day.
Amplifiers, Attenuators, Connectors/Cables/Cable Assemblies, Couplers, Isolators/Circulators, Oscillators, Power Dividers, Resistors/Capacitors/Inductors, Terminations
Synergy Microwave Corp. 319
Low phase noise planar resonator oscillators rivaling the phase noise performance of expensive SAW and CRO/DRO oscillators, YIG-like VCOs offering ultra-wide bandwidth and low power consumption, highly versatile synthesizers in optimized and higher than octave bandwidths, high IP3 FET mixers, wideband microwave mixers up to 18 GHz, high power signal processing couplers and 90 degree hybrids.
Attenuators, Couplers, Filters, Hybrids, Mixers/Modulators/Detectors, Oscillators, Phase Shifters, Power Dividers, Signal Processing Components, Synthesizers
E. Sandor, S. McGinty
Taconic manufactures TacLam,® ORCER, and TacPreg® PTFE substrate materials for microwave frequency and high speed digital applications. Our products range in dielectric constant from 2.17 to 10 and laminate lengths up to 106" are supplied. For more information, call Taconic headquarters at +800-833-1805 or visit us on the web at www.taconic-add.com.
Tektronix Inc. 631
See the new RSA6100A Real-Time Spectrum Analyzer, especially if you are looking at purchasing the Agilent PSA E4440A series or the Rohde & Schwarz FSQ series. Also participate in the RFIQ Challenge for a chance to win a trip to Hawaii for MTT-S 2007 or a $100 Radio Shack gift certificate.
Test and Manufacturing Equipment
Trilithic Inc. 611
S. Johnson, M. Burton
Trilithic is an innovative provider of RF and microwave solutions. Our product line includes custom filters for military and commercial applications, subsystems for test/verification and production environments, and in stock attenuators, switches and other signal control components for most requirements. A new series of high “Q” cavity filters will be featured at this exhibition.
Attenuators, Filters, Power Dividers, Systems/Subsystems, Switches, Terminations
TTE Inc. 532
Los Angeles, CA
D. Zavac, S. Sodaro, J. Gilmore
Since 1956, TTE Inc. has led the way in the design, development and manufacture of active and passive filters from 0.1 Hz to 26 GHz. Most LC filters are available in one week ARO for 10 or less units, four weeks for 100 units ARO. Visit our web site at www.tte.com.
Via Satellite Magazine PubBin
Via Satellite, the satellite industry’s leading magazine, keeps its 22,000 global subscribers “in the know” by providing essential news and analysis on the commercial communications, broadcast, military and enterprise sectors of the satellite industry. Every issue includes information on current and evolving applications, infrastructure issues, technology, procurement reports and business and regulatory developments around the world. Visit us on-line at www.viasatellite.com
Wiley is a global publisher of professional, consumer, scientific and technical books, journals, textbooks and education materials. Among it’s many imprints are the world renowned “For Dummies” line as well as Webster’s New World, CliffNotes, Frommers, Betty Crocker books, and Jossesy-Bass. To see more about these and our other imprints, visit Wiley at www.wiley.com.
Wireless Design & Development 442
Wireless Design & Development (WDD) is a portfolio of publications and products that offers articles, product information and news in all sectors of wireless, covering all frequencies. WDD is “wider wireless” covering emerging technologies and markets. WDD offers its monthly publication, WDD Asia, WDD Asia China Edition, multiple e-Newsletters, webcasts and more. WDD is an Advantage Business Media publication.
Zeland Software Inc. 521
IE3D EM Simulation and Optimization Package Release 12 with FastEM Design Kit for real-time full-wave EM tuning, optimization and synthesis, multi-fold speed improvement and multi-CPU support, Boolean enabled equation-based geometry editing and automated equivalent circuit extraction and optimization.
Antennas, Filters, MMICs, Printed Circuit Boards, RFICs, Software