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New Products

New Waves: RF & Microwave Software
Front-to-back Solution Agilent Technologies Inc. recently announced Advanced Design System (ADS) 2009 Update 1, a complete, front-to-back solution for monolithic microwave integrated circuit (MMIC) and RF module design. The release integrates 3-D electromagnetic (EM) analysis, wireless standards-based design verification libraries, X-parameter simulation, and statistical design and yield optimization. Advanced...
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New Products

New Waves: RF & Microwave Software
Attenuator Design Kit EMC Technology introduces a new ultra broadband, wire bondable chip attenuator kit, K-BAND-DKIT. Designed with high frequency in mind, this kit offers a complete selection of wire bondable attenuators both fixed (KFA) and temperature variable (KTVA). The products included in the kit operate effectively in the...
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New Products

New Waves: RF & Microwave Software
Instrumentation Desktop Amplifiers MITEQ’s latest offering in its instrumentation amplifier series, Models NSP2000-NVG, NSP4000-NVG and NSP4000-NFG, are now available with a frequency range from 0.1 to 40 GHz. Fixed or digitally-controlled variable gain models are available. The variable gain models offer a digital control range of up to 15...
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The Book End

Analytical and Computational Methods in Electromagnetics Ramesh Garg This book allows one to achieve optimal microwave system performance by mastering the principles and methods underlying today’s powerful computational tools and commercial software in electromagnetics. It offers clear and complete explanations of electromagnetics, providing the analytical background needed to understand...
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Career Corner

RF/Microwave Engineering Job Market, June 2009 According to EngineerSalary.com, RF engineers held over 51,000 jobs in 2008, making this one of the smallest segments of the engineering community. They expect that this number will increase 8.2% by the end of 2010, and stay a fast growing segment until 2014....
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The Puzzler - July 2009

RF & Microwave Software Download the Puzzler Download the Puzzler (PDF) Across 1 Company formed by Joe Pekarek 3 Name of harmonic balance simulator from EEsof 5 Simulation technique for complex digitally modulated RF signals (2 words) 11 Formerly Circuit Busters Inc. 14 A non-periodic signal 15 Multi-physics EM...
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Software Vendors

Company profiles from the pages of the Microwave Journal June Issue. (Please set your browser to allow pop-ups.) Ansoft AWR® COMSOL Inc. CST of America® Inc. Mician GmbH REMCOM Sonnet Software Inc. Zeland Software Inc....
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NEC Provides Microwave Communications in Turkey

Turkey's Avea has selected NEC Corp. to provide a mobile backhaul solution through the company's ultra compact PASOLINK NEO microwave communications system, in cooperation with local partner, Karel Electronics Corp. Turkey is one of the largest mobile communications markets in Europe and the Middle East and Avea is Turkey’s...
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