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New Literature

New Literature New Product Brochure This new product brochure features the company's Arclad®, ARclean™ and ARclear™ PSA bonding products. The brochure also includes detailed product specifications and tape constructions. Adhesives Research Inc., Glen Rock, PA (800) 445-6240. Circle No. 200 Product Catalog This product catalog addresses technical specifications, design...
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Web Update

Web Update Wireless Components This Web site offers components for wireless, space, defense automotive, health and more. Products include Xinger® surface-mounts, RF power-brand resistive products, AdrenaLine™ splitter/combiners, ferrite parts and Amitron-brand precision ceramics. The site features full-line searches, S-parameters, specs, rep/distributor locator, on-line RFQ, literature and sample forms. Anaren...
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Workshops & Courses

Workshops & Courses Advanced Design Seminars Topics : The company's new spectral-domain system simulator, SPECTRASYS, is presented. Focus will be on practical implementations of systems using SPECTRASYS to detect signal peak paths, conducted emissions, adjacent channel distortion and channel power measurements. Site : See Dates : April 2-May...
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News From Washington

News From Washington EMS Technologies Awarded $22 M Contract to Develop AEHF Antenna Subsystems EMS Technologies Inc. announced that TRW Inc. has selected EMS for a contract valued at approximately $22 M over approximately three years to deliver the beam forming network (BFN) for the first two satellites of...
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International Report

International Report R & S Launch First Officially Validated GSM 850 Protocol Test Platform With its eyes firmly fixed on the 2002 introduction of the new Global System for Mobile communications (GSM) 850 mobile radio standard by US telecommunications providers such as AT&T, German contractor Rohde & Schwarz (R...
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The Commercial Market

The Commercial Market ETSI and the H2GF Co-operate to Ensure the Completion of HiperLAN2 Standard The European Telecommunication Standard Institute (ETSI) and the HiperLAN2 Global Forum (H2GF) have signed a co-operation agreement intended to ensure the establishment of a global short-range broadband wireless infrastructure. The agreement was signed by...
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The Book End

The Book End Ridge Waveguides and Passive Microwave Components Joseph Helszajn The Institution of Electrical Engineers 327 pages; $98 ISBN: 0-85296-794-2 The ridge waveguide is an important transmission line used in microwave engineering. The important quantities, which describe any waveguide, are its propagation constant, attenuation and mode spectrum. This...
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A Portable Base Station Installation and Commissioning Test System

Introduction to a base transceiver station test system capable of providing adaptable on-site testing for the verification of transmit and receive paths of base stations
Product Feature A Portable Base Station Installation and Commissioning Test System Racal Instruments Limited Slough, UK Testing in the field puts singular rigorous demands on both the engineer and test equipment used, with the installation and commissioning of field installed base stations presenting particular challenges. Specific considerations include being...
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Software for Optimizing the Design and Low Cost Production of Waveguide Filters

Presentation of a newly released coupled-cavity filter software developed to allow optimized design of millimeter-wave waveguide bandpass filters
Product Feature Software for Optimizing the Design and Low Cost Production of Waveguide Filters Zeland Software Inc. Fremont, CA Because of their low loss and high power-handling capability, waveguide filters have been widely used in telecommunications and wireless communications systems. The key to gaining a competitive edge in the...
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A Complete Spectral System Analysis for RF/Microwave Engineers

A new spectral domain system simulator is featured
Cover Feature A Complete Spectral System Analysis for RF/Microwave Engineers Eagleware Corp. Norcross, GA Historically, RF and microwave system designers have been forced to resort to a hodgepodge of commercial and custom-written software to characterize and simulate the frequency-domain behavior of complex RF systems and subsystems. This approach tends...
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