RFMW Ltd. announces design and sales support for the Qorvo TGA2239-CP high power MMIC amplifier offering 35 W of saturated CW output power for Ku-band applications. The Qorvo TGA2239-CP operates from 13.4 to 15.5 GHz with power added efficiency of >34% and small signal gain of 25.5 dB. Processed using GaN on SiC technology, the TGA2239-CP draws 900 mA from a 22 V supply.
RFMW Ltd. announces design and sales support for Qorvo’s TGA2214-CP, a broadband, 2 to 18 GHz GaN amplifier. Providing 4 W of saturated output power, the TGA2214-CP offers 22 dB of small signal gain and 13 dB of large signal gain. PAE is specified at >15% and the bias requirements are 22 V with 600 mA. The TGA2214-CP finds applications in EW, radar and test and measurement.
Richardson RFPD Inc. announced the availability and full design support capabilities for a new receiver from M/A-COM Technology Solutions. The XR1020-QH is a 31 to 36 GHz receiver with a noise figure of 3 dB and 14 dB conversion gain. It integrates a low noise amplifier, image reject mixer and LO buffer amplifier within a fully-molded, lead-free, 4-millimeter, 24-lead PQFN package.
Keysight Technologies Inc. introduced the latest release of its powerful advanced design system (ADS) software, ADS 2016. The software improves design productivity and speeds circuit and electromagnetic simulation performance. ADS 2016 provides new RF printed circuit board, laminate, module, and silicon RFIC products, as well as technologies, capabilities and other enhancements.
RFMW Ltd. announces design and sales support forAmpleon’s BLF10M6200, a 200 W LDMOS power transistor targeted for ISM applications from 700 to 1000 MHz. The BLF10M6200 offers 28.5% typical drain efficiency and is internally matched for ease of use. It is designed for ruggedness in class-AB operation and capable of withstanding a load mismatch of 10:1 through all phases.
Barry Industries and Modelithics, Inc. have published a report detailing the broadband performance of Barry's 5 mm high temperature co-fired ceramic (HTCC) quad-flat-no-leads (QFN) package to 40 GHz. The model features 64 ports for the inner and outer connections of each pin and two model package options depending on the design configuration. The Modelithics model is validated with a comparison to actual measured data.
Passive Plus Inc. can now develop custom sample kits based specifically on an Engineers’ needs. Custom kits offer a variety of capacitors based on case size, temperature coefficient, value ranges, tolerances, voltages, and quantities per value. All kits are RoHS Compliant. Contact Passive Plus directly for quotes, pricing, orders, custom assembly requests or specific engineering questions.
Richardson RFPD Inc. announced the availability and full design support capabilities for a divide-by-4 prescaler from Peregrine Semiconductor Corporation.The PE35400 is a high-performance UltraCMOS® prescaler with a fixed divide ratio of 4 and an operating frequency range from 3 to 13.5 GHz. It operates on a single voltage supply with a frequency-selecting bias resistor, draws a low current of 16 mA, and has a low SSB phase noise of -135 dBc/Hz at 3.025 GHz output frequency.
The TMS line of Yttrium-Iron-Garnet (YIG) and Bulk Acoustic Wave (BAW) products includes a range of high performance BAW devices and delay lines available as standalone products or incorporated into higher level assemblies. This includes
YIG filters, TINYig oscillators, as well as YIG integrated products.
Leveraging Teledyne MEC's 50 year track record of continuous TWT production, Teledyne Microwave Solutions today continues to be the world leader in the design, development, and manufacture of traveling wave tubes (TWTs), traveling wave tube amplifiers (TWTAs), and solid state power amplifiers (SSPAs).