NEC Corp. announced that it contributed to a video transmission test utilizing 5G conducted in November 2018 by NTT DOCOMO INC. and TOBU RAILWAY CO. LTD. through the provision of 5G base stations that support 4.5 and 28 GHz bands.
Mercury Systems Inc. announced it received a $9.8 million follow-on order from a leading defense prime contractor for advanced subsystems with integrated RF and digital microelectronics for a naval electronic warfare (EW) application.
A Canadian-led team of scientists has found the second repeating fast radio burst (FRB) ever recorded. FRBs are short bursts of radio waves coming from far outside our Milky Way galaxy. Scientists believe FRBs emanate from powerful astrophysical phenomena billions of light years away.
Although microwave and mmWave high-power vacuum electron devices remain “off the radar” of many, particularly those involved with solid-state components and systems, the market for this segment remains over $1 billion, according to ABI Research.