Electronic Components & Devices

Electronic Components & Devices, Waste Handling Equipment

Ultraviolet LEDs enable clean water and environments.

May 27, 2016

Measuring 6.5 mm wide, UV LEDs can be incorporated into range of products from self-disinfecting water bottles to hospital surface cleaners. Technology provides up to 40 mW at 100 mA continuous current operation in single surface mount package. With wavelength range of 280–290 nm, LEDs can deactivate DNA of bacteria, viruses, and other pathogens, preventing disease. Coupled with hemispherical quartz lens, UV LEDs provide precise beam shape, enabling uniform light distribution over large area. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Gallium Nitride Power Conversion ICs are radiation tolerant.

May 27, 2016

Suited for satellites and other harsh environment applications, radiation tolerant Gallium Nitride (GaN) power conversion ICs couple radiation hardened FET drivers with GaN FETs. GaN fosters optimized conductivity and switching characteristics that enable such system benefits as reduction in power losses. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Microsemi Showcases Leadership in Differentiated Products with Introduction of 15 New RF, Microwave and Millimeter Wave Devices at IMS 2016

May 26, 2016

New Product Exhibitions Featured in San Francisco, California May 22-27 ALISO VIEJO, Calif. - Microsemi Corporation (Nasdaq: MSCC), a leading provider of semiconductor solutions differentiated by power, security, reliability and performance, today announced it will feature 15 new products from its radio frequency (RF), millimeter wave integrated circuits (ICs), monolithic microwave integrated... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Aluminum Polymer Capacitors feature conductive technology.

May 26, 2016

Suitable for portable electronics and consumer and telecom applications, Models 180 CPS and 18 CPL deliver ripple current of 2,350–6,100 and 900–5,400 mA at 100 kHz, respectively. Model 180 CPS, available in case sizes from 5.3 x 5.3 x 5.7 to 10.4 x 10.4 x 12.6 mm, offers useful life of 2,500 hr at +105°C and impedance from 9–35 mΩ, while Model 181 CPL, available in case sizes from 6.6 x 6.6 x 5.9 to 10.4 x 10.4 x 12.6 mm, provides useful life of 5,000 hr at +105°C with impedance from 12–64 mΩ. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Switches and MMIC Amplifiers deliver ultra wideband operation.

May 26, 2016

Operating from DC to 18 GHz, non-reflective GaAs switches CMD234C4 (SP3T) and CMD235C4 (SP5T) provide 40 dB isolation @ 10 GHz and respective insertion loss values of 2 and 2.5 dB. Distributed amplifiers CMD240 (DC to 22 GHz) and CMD241 (2–22 GHz) offer respective noise figures down to 2.2 and 2.3 dB and gain values of 15 and 13.5 dB. Operating from 26–35 GHz, CMD243 wideband balanced driver amplifier offers 15.5 dB gain and noise figure of 4.4 dB. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Mechanical Components & Assemblies

MicroTCA Chassis (1U) supports PCIe Gen 3 speeds.

May 26, 2016

Available with multiple power options, including dual redundant configuration, Pixus PXS0108 features 6 Advanced Mezzanine Card (AMC) slots and 1 MicroTCA Carrier Hub (MCH) slot. Active backplane, alleviating need for power modules, provides power manager controls and limits management and payload power to max allowed limit for each slot. PCIe Gen 3 brings backplane speed to 8 GBps in single x8 or dual x4 options. Chassis can accept up to 3 Full Size AMC modules in lieu of 6 Mid Size modules. Read More

Display & Presentation Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Vision Systems

Three-Way LED Lamp replaces 40/60/100 W incandescent bulbs.

May 26, 2016

Emitting 3 distinct levels of light while consuming down to 5 W, ENEGY STAR®-certified 3-Way Omnidirectional A-Lamp lets user choose from 450, 800 or 1600 lm for task at hand via integrated switch. These RoHS-compliant and UL-Listed lamps come in 2700K and 3000K color temperatures and are rated to last 25,000 hr. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

RF Digital VGAs feature constant linearity technology.

May 26, 2016

With K(LIN)™ constant linearity technology, F1455 Series Variable Gain Amplifiers maintain 38 dBm output third order intercept point for first 12 dB of gain control range. Devices feature broadband 1,400–2,300 MHz operation, 4 dB NF at max gain (2,000 MHz), and 32 dB flat, temperature invariant max gain. Available in a 6 x 6 mm 28-QFN package, amplifiers utilize SPI interface for gain control and are suitable for driving power amplifiers in wireless base station transmitters. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electronic Components & Devices

X-Band MPAC-Beamforming Device covers 8-12 GHz range.

May 26, 2016

Designed for X-band radar applications, UltraCMOS® PE19601 integrates 6-bit digital step attenuator, 10-bit digital phase shifter, RX/TX switching, and digital serial interface on 2.6 x 4.65 mm bare wirebond monolithic die. Monolithic phase and amplitude controller (MPAC) solution, consuming 0.001 mA, offers >40 dBm IIP3 linearity, 50 dB isolation, 17 dBm power handling. Device covers 31.5 dB attenuation range in 0.5 dB step with RMS amplitude error of 0.2 dB.<br /> Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Waveform Generator handles diverse jobs via 3-in-1 functionality.

May 26, 2016

With basic, advanced, and digital modes, AWG4000 Series weighs <15 lb, incorporates 10.1 in. touchscreen, and offers 2 analog channels, up to 2.5 GSPS sampling rate, 750 MHz bandwidth, 14-bit vertical resolution, up to 64 Mpt/ch arbitrary memory, sequence with up to 16,384 entries, and 32-bit digital channels. Memory and digital outputs can be upgraded in field. This portable signal generator offers basic arbitrary/function generation (AFG) UI as well as Windows-based UI. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices

GaN X-band SSPAs offer integrated monitoring and protection.

May 26, 2016

Measuring 220 x 150 x 41 mm excluding heatsink, Series DM-X300-01 delivers output power up to 300 W and covers 8.4&ndash;9.6 GHz band. Pulsed solid state amplifiers include key parameter monitoring with self-protect functions which are activated if SSPA detects that VSWR threshold, duty cycle, or current limits have been exceeded. Devices also alert host system when low output power condition is detected, or when temperature limits have been exceeded. Interface to host system is provided via Ethernet. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Charging Stations accommodate devices up to 16 in. wide.

May 26, 2016

Providing high-speed charging and secure storage, Charging Stations include 32-device model with handle and casters as well as 16-device model that supports kit for future conversion to mobile cart configuration. Removable/reconfigurable dividers protect and organize tablets or laptops, while flow-through ventilation prevents devices from overheating during charging. To prevent theft and tampering, stations have locking steel doors. All can be mounted to wall, desk, table, counter, or floor. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electronic Components & Devices

Peregrine Semiconductor's MPAC-Doherty Device Optimizes RFHIC's GaN Amplifiers in IMS Booth Demonstration

May 25, 2016

The Live Demo Shows How Quickly and Reliably Peregrine's MPAC-Doherty Device Optimizes an RFHIC GaN Doherty Amplifier at 3.5 GHz SAN FRANCISCO - IMS 2016 - In booth #2129 Peregrine Semiconductor Corp., founder of RF SOI (silicon on insulator) and pioneer of advanced RF solutions, announces the demonstration of a Peregrine monolithic phase and amplitude controller (MPAC)-Doherty with an... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electronic Components & Devices, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Advanced Millimeter-wave Assemblies (MMWAs) Introduced by Millitech at IMS

May 25, 2016

Northampton, MA – Smiths Microwave Subsystems is pleased to announce that Millitech, the leader in millimeter-wave technology, will be reviewing a number of their latest and most advanced millimeter-wave assemblies (MMWAs) at the International Microwave Symposium (IMS) May 23-26th in San Francisco, California, in booth #930. Responding to growing demands for E-, W-, and V-band products, the... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Compact Surface Mount Circulator offers low insertion loss.

May 25, 2016

TRAK X-Band SMT Circulator, designed to replace drop-in and microstrip style circulators, provides 10% bandwidth at X-Band, 20 dB min isolation, and 0.45 dB max insertion loss. Offering up to 20 wcw of power handling in 0.25 x 0.25 x 0.066 in. package, product operates from -40 to +85°C and installs onto CCA/PWB exactly same as other SMT components. Functionality and capabilities are optimized for phased array radar antennas as well as EW and communications systems applications. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Wireless Pushbutton Switches operate without battery.

May 25, 2016

Featuring internal electrodynamic energy generator, Wireless, Batteryless Pushbutton Switches send wireless telegram to one or more compatible receivers, which then send confirmation of received telegram. If pushbutton actuator does not receive confirmation signal within 15 ms, it transmits second telegram. Receiver accepts up to 10 discrete telegrams per channel. Available for operation at 915 or 868 MHz, IP67-rated switches offer max transmission range of 60 m indoors and 700 m outdoors. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electronic Components & Devices, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Evaluation Kits help create low-power WANs.

May 25, 2016

Comprising 2 Motes (LoRaWAN&trade; sensors) based on RN2483 or RN2903 LoRa modules, LoRaWAN gateway, and local LoRaWAN server application, LoRa® Evaluation Kits provide components to create Low-Power Wide Area Network in Europe or North America. Driven by LoRa Alliance, LoRa technology achieves 10-mile range and 10-year battery life. Technology targets low data rates and low-duty-cycle applications for monitoring energy, location, utility infrastructure, environment, agriculture, and public safety. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

DC/DC Converter (12 V, 10 A, 10 MHz) achieves >50 A/cm³ density.

May 25, 2016

Supplied in 20-pin, 3.5 x 4 x 1 mm HotRod&trade; QFN package, TPS54A20 SWIFT&trade; synchronous DC/DC step-down converter features 14 nsec min on-time that allows for 4/7/10 MHz operation. Operation up to 5 MHz per phase is supported without special magnetics or compound semiconductors, which designers can use for 8&ndash;14 V input and 10 A output applications. Merging switched-capacitor circuit with multiphase buck converter, 2-phase, series-capacitor DC/DC buck topology optimizes current density.<br /> Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

DC/DC Power Modules (5 and 3 A) offer optimized density, efficacy.

May 25, 2016

Single-channel, pin-compatible ISL8205M (5 A) and ISL8202M (3 A), supplied in 4.5 x 7.5 x 1.85 mm, 22-lead QFN package, deliver up to 95% efficiency and provide POL conversions for FPGAs, DSPs, and MCUs. Design incorporates controller, MOSFETs, inductor, and passive components within encapsulated module to simplify system design. Supporting direct mounting on backside of PCB, these DC/DC step-down power modules support 2.6&ndash;5.5 V input and offer adjustable output down to 0.6 V.<br /> Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Bliley Technologies Introduces the World's Lowest Power OCXO

May 24, 2016

Erie, PA – Bliley Technologies, leader in high performance frequency control devices, today announced the world's lowest power ovenized oscillator, the LP102 OCXO. Offering exceptional stability and phase noise performance in a product that consumes only 135mW, the LP102 represents a major innovation in the frequency control industry. "The goal with our LP102 product line was to offer... Read More