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IMS INSIDER May 10, 2010

May 10, 2010
IMS 2010 Pre-show Coverage: General Chairman Welcome
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IMS Insider
May 10, 2010

Welcome to the 2010 IEEE MTT-S International Microwave Symposium
J.K. McKinney, IMS2010 General Chairman

Welcome and greetings from the entire IEEE IMS2010 Steering Committee. We look forward to seeing you in Anaheim, CA, during Microwave Week, May 23-28. As you make your plans to attend, there are several things that one should consider about IMS2010. Microwave Week provides multiple opportunities to learn, meet new friends, and enjoy Anaheim and southern California. We hope that you get to experience them all.

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Exhibitor Spotlight

Peregrine Semiconductor
It's a great day at Peregrine Semiconductor! Choose from a portfolio of innovative RFICs that deliver the industry's best linearity, isolation and RF performance, all enabled by UltraCMOS™ Silicon-on-Sapphire Technology. Visit us at booth #2914 for daily seminars featuring the newest SP5T High-Isolation RF Switch and the new DSM Frac-N PLLs with ultra-low phase noise.

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MTT-S Product Showcase: Aeroflex Plainview-AMS
The model SWPA002030-4440 is a hot switching 25 W power amplifier that operates in a frequency range from 250 to 3000 MHz. This amplifier features hot switching of < 50 ns switching speed, 25 W typical output power PSAT at 500 MHz, > 40 dB gain, > 30 dB isolation, unconditionally stable, compact size and extremely low control current.
See us in MTT-S Booth 1310
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MTT-S Product Showcase: AML Communications Inc.
Model AML812PND1501 is a low phase noise X Band high power amplifier that operates in the frequency range of 8 to 12 GHz and provides output P1dB of +34 dBm minimum (2.5 W). This amplifier delivers 1/f phase noise -155 dBc/Hz at 1 kHz and -165 dBc/Hz at 100 kHz offset.
See us in MTT-S Booth 2600
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MTT-S Product Showcase: Instruments for Industry Inc. (IFI)
IFI is showing another versatile amplifier system that can be tailored to meet any customer's requirement and application. IFI's RS1802-1KW-500 is an ideal Integrated System for EMC applications. This system includes IFI's SMCC1000, 1000 W amplifier for 200 MHz to 1 GHz as well as its 500 W amplifiers for 1 to 18 GHz (1 to 2.5 GHz, 2.5 to 7.5 GHz, 7.5 to 18 GHz).
See us in MTT-S Booth 3500
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MTT-S Product Showcase: Southwest Microwave Inc.
Southwest Microwave's SSBP microwave coax contacts are now offered in sizes 8, 12, 16, and 20. SSBP contacts fit in standard non-coax contact cavities in off-the-shelf circular MIL-DTL-38999 series I, II and IV, D-Sub under MIL-PRF-24308, and slightly customized Micro-D under MIL-DTL-83513.
See us in MTT-S Booth 1136
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Assignment Anaheim: May 10th Pre-show Update

MWJ Editors
Assignment Anaheim follows three fictitous engineers as they attend the IMS 2010 exhibition in search of new products for their individual projects. Here's an update on the Peak-to-Average Power Pat, Dual-band Dave and Radar Rik provide some advanced insight on what they plan to explore at the upcoming IMS. Pat, Dave and Rik also provide thoughts on what's happening on the news front and what to be on the lookout for as you prepare for the show.

Exhibitor Profiles

MWJ Staff
Over 100 IMS exhibitor’s participated in our annual show issue Exhibitor Profile feature this year. From Advanced Control Components Inc. to Z-Communications Inc. our A to Z look at the companies and products that will be at this year's IMS is a good source of pre-event information.

The IMS2010 Run Around

David Vye, Editor, Microwave Journal
Plenty of engineers also enjoy running and usually try to get in a few miles even when traveling. With IMS being in a new location every year, this event is a great opportunity for attendees to sample some new trails. If putting on the running shoes is on your agenda for Anaheim, check out mapmyrun.com. This site is a tried and true resource when it comes to planning a run in an unfamiliar location.

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