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RFaxis Expands CMOS RF Front-End Portfolio with the Introduction of World's First Pure CMOS High-Power 2.4GHz WLAN Power Amplifier
RFX240 CMOS PA Delivers 26dBm Linear Power with Best-in-Class Efficiency RFaxis, Inc., a fabless semiconductor company focused on innovative, next-generation
Highlights from the major IEEE RF and Microwave show include the purported death of GaAs, non-CMOS stacked die, women engineers and microapps.
Imec’s science writers report from the International Technology Forum (ITF) last week in Brussels. Mieke Van Bavel reports on ‘sensing the world with millimeter-waves’, based on the imec ITF2013 presentation
A “how to” list of practical considerations for adding wireless capablities to machines.
I’ve got Tesla on the brain this week, so I’d like to review some of the events in his life and their outcome with you. Don’t worry, I’m getting to a point. Tesla is rumored
In a recent press release, the SOI wafer leader Soitec said that chips built on its SOI wafers were found in over half of the smartphones and tablets in the market worldwide. 50%? That’s
Wireless devices have become an ubiquitous part of daily life for billions of people. The projections of sales for these devices, particularly those tailored for mobile applications,
Move to multi-mode, multi-band power amps makes material change more attractive, raises significant threat for GaAs suppliers
Handsets, infrastructures and short-range applications must all be optimized for smaller areas, faster operation and better power efficiently.
The demand for higher and higher bandwidths on wireless networks has pushed data rates from a paltry 10 Mbits/s for early wireless networks that employed hardware based on the IEEE
The electromagnetic simulation tools in CST STUDIO SUITE® are used by engineers working in fields ranging from microwaves and RF to EMC/EMI analysis and EDA. Built around the Complete
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Single-chip/single-die RF front-end ICs in the RFX8050x and RFX8051x series from RFaxis provide 802.11ac WLAN ODMs and OEMs with an alternative and pin-compatible 5-GHz RF front-end solution manufactured in the company’s cost-effective bulk CMOS process....
A Chat with Ed Sperling – Did you ever think of Mixed-signal Virtual Prototyping? Black-magic or reality?
Guest: Martin Barnasconi, Product manager / cluster leader AMS/RF system design methods, NXP Semiconductors Guest Host: Ed Sperling, Editor in Chief, System Level Design If your browser doesn’t support Flash, click here to download the show and play it locally. Designing a mixed-signal chip isn’t a simple process,...
Modelithics released version 10.1 of their COMPLETE Library of passive and active device models for AWR’s Microwave Office high-frequency design software. Modelithics’ scalable measurement-based models are designed to work seamlessly within AWR’s circuit design software. Modelithics COMPLETE Library v10.1...
C.P. Ravikumar, Texas Instruments As student teams put on their thinking hats looking for challenges to take on in “Texas Instruments Innovation Challege: India Analog Design Contest,” I am tempted to throw an idea your way. I will be glad if a team gets inspired to solve this problem, which...