Microwave Journal magazine for January 2012 edition has been released. You can read latest news, theory, practical uses, applications on the RF, microwave, and wireless industries in this issue. Here are feature articles for this month.
21st Century Radar: Challenges and Opportunities
By Ian Dunn, Mercury Computer Systems
Presents the current challenges in radar systems and provides insight into new technologies covering the latest developments.
40 W PIM Analyzer Provides More Accurate Analysis
By Anritsu Co.
Introduction to Anritsu’s newest analyzer designed to support the 900 MHz band while addressing the growing need to measure PIM in E-GSM networks
A Dual-band 3 dB Coupled Line Tandem Hybrid Coupler
By Alex D. Lapidus, L-3 Communications
Design of a stripline based dual-band 3 dB tandem hybrid coupler employing a minimal number of coupled transmission line elements
Ultra-Compact On-Chip RF Divider Circuit Employs a PAGS Structure
By Jeong-Gab Ju, Young Yun, Young-Bae Park and Suk-Youb Kang Korea Maritime University, Busan, Korea
Design of a highly miniaturized on-chip Wilkinson power divider on a silicon RFIC, using a coplanar waveguide employing a PAGS structure
Double Notched Bandpass Filter Achieves UWB Performance
Presents a microstrip structure for double controllable notched bands implementation in a UWB bandpass filter
Advances in Radar Simulation Design
By Lawrence Williams, Matthew Commens and Steve Rousselle, ANSYS Inc.
Details advances in modern radar systems simulation methods to solve electrically large full-wave models using hybrid techniques
The Importance of Peak Power Measurements for Radar Systems
By Bob Muro, Wireless Telecom Group
Reviews important power measurements for radar and presents an improved peak power meter system
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