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Agilent Wins Mobile WiMAX Contract in Taiwan

Bureau Veritas ADT , Taiwan's leading WiMAX™ testing and certification company has awarded Agilent Technologies a contract for Mobile WiMAX Protocol Conformance Test (PCT). The company provides Mobile WiMAX testing and certification services to the international community and will use Agilent's N6430A Mobile WiMAX PCT system to deliver WiMAX...
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Chinese Workshop Advances LTE

At a recent workshop in China the 3rd Generation Partnership Project (3GPP) agreed to plans for the further evolution of Long Term Evolution (LTE) so that it can be considered within the International Telecommunication Union’s recent call for ‘IMT-Advanced’ technologies. The requirements for ‘LTE-Advanced’ will be contained in a...
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Expert Advice Responses Page (April)

Published Tuesday, April 15, 2008 | Last Update 4.15.08 Here are your replies to the April Expert Advice column Dan Nehring - VP of Engineering, Valpey Fisher Corporation. Oscillators are like cars. Some are powerful, sleek (expensive) performers, some are just economy clunkers (clockers), and most are in between....
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A Dual-band-rejected Design for a Cross Semielliptic Monopole Antenna

In this article the use of cross monopole antennas is discussed. These antennas are known for their wide impedance bandwidth and good omni-directional radiation pattern. A novel dual-band-rejected design for cross semi-elliptic monopole antenna is proposed and experimentally studied. The proposed antenna consists of an ultra-wideband cross semi-elliptic monopole...
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A Novel Three-dimensional CP-FDTD Thin Slot Algorithm for Shielding Analysis

I. INTRODUCTION The integrity of shielding enclosures is compromised by apertures and seams required for heat dissipation, cable penetration, and modular construction, among other possibilities [1]. These perforations allow energy to be radiated to the external environment from interior electronics, or energy coupled from the exterior to interfere with...
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Tensolite to Acquire Carlyle Inc.

Tensolite , of Carlisle Companies Inc., announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire privately-owned Carlyle Inc. , a provider of sophisticated aerospace and network interconnection solutions. With annual sales of approximately $125 M, Carlyle is focused on manufacturing wire and cable harnesses, rack and panels, and...
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