Industry News

EDO Opens New Facility in Charleston

EDO Corp. executives joined US Rep. Henry E. Brown, Jr. and Mayor Joseph P. Riley, Jr. to officially open a new facility to manufacture state-of-the-art battlefield communications systems. This operation employs 50 people, with a projected growth to 70 in 2007. "This new facility is 50,000 square feet and...
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Tyco Electronics and Versatile Systems Extend Alliance

Tyco Electronics and Versatile Systems Inc. announced the expansion of the SyncSeer™ system capabilities by adding M/A-COM RFID components to the SyncSeer system. The SyncSeer system is an intelligent, technology infrastructure and information management system comprised of hardware and software for companies in the entertainment, retail, health care, government...
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Centerline Technologies Appoints Robert Naugler

Centerline Technologies announces the appointment of Robert Naugler to the position of operations manager. In this capacity, Naugler is responsible for the day to day operation of Centerline Technologies’ lapping, polishing and dicing operations. His responsibilities also include the supervision of quality, production and statistical process control. He will...
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Ask Harlan, October 25, 2006

Harlan Howe has 34 years experience as a microwave design engineer and fifteen as publisher and editor of Microwave Journal ® , and is an IEEE Fellow and past president of MTT-S. He's here to answer your questions on RF and Microwave engineering.
Published October 25, 2006 From: Shi Bo, IZR Science Park Dear Harlan, How can you accurately measure noise figure on-chip using probes? Dear Shi, There are a number of commercially available probes and noise figure test sets that can be used to make measurements. However, the absolute noise figure...
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AWR Opens Japan Office

Applied Wave Research Inc. (AWR ® ) announced that in order to better serve the company's rapidly expanding Japanese customer base, it has opened a dedicated sales, marketing and support center in Japan, and has appointed Michiyoshi Endo as managing director. A graduate of the Tohoku Institute of Technology...
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New Links for Ericsson in Czech Republic

Ericsson and T-Mobile Czech Republic have signed a framework agreement for the supply of the company’s Mini-Link microwave transmission solution to provide a platform for flexible, scalable and cost-effective wireless transmission. The microwave transmission solution will enable the operator to offer Czech consumers a wide range of services and...
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Raytheon’s Strong Silent Type

Proving that the fantasy of Sci-Fi can sometimes be closer to reality than one might imagine, Raytheon has produced the Silent Guardian™ protection system that projects a beam of microwave energy at a frequency of 94 GHz up to a range of 250 m to repel individuals or crowds...
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