Power Amplifiers

Electronic Components & Devices, Mechanical Power Transmission

NuPowerTM 06C09A C-band PA uses GaN-on-SiC MMIC technology.

December 8, 2016

Measuring 2.5 x 2.0 x 0.65 inch compact size, NuPowerTM 06C09A C-band Power Amplifier provides 40 dB RF gain and module efficiency of greater than 35%. Suitable for electronic warfare systems for airborne electronic attack and unmanned aircraft systems, unit offers 15 Watts saturated RF power in C-band of 4.5 GHz to 6.25 GHz frequency coverage and is ideal for integration into wide variety of... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Mechanical Power Transmission

Model 2185 High Power Pulsed Amplifier with superior SWaP.

November 11, 2016

Ideally used in DME, tactical air navigation, and military FoF, Model 2185 High Power Pulsed Amplifier operates in 960 to 1215 MHz at 10 KW peak range. Amplifier features protection and remote monitoring with excessive VSWR with Shutdown on fault and gives output power degradation at RF section component failure. With user selectable RF power detectors, AGC, ALC, and MGC output power modes,... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Custom MMIC President and CTO to Speak at the Compound Semiconductor Conference on KaBand Pulsed Gallium Nitride Power Amplifier for Radar Applications

October 31, 2016

Chelmsford, MA - October 25th 2016 - Custom MMIC, a leading developer of performance driven monolithic microwave integrated circuits (MMICs) is pleased to announce Paul Blount, President and CEO at Custom MMIC, will be presenting at the Compound Semiconductor Conference on Wednesday, October 26th with his talk entitled, “A High Efficiency, Ka-Band Pulsed Gallium... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices

Ultra - Low Noise Amplifiers, Driver Amplifiers, and Low Loss Phase Shifters on Display by Custom MMIC at IEEE International Symposium on Phased Array Systems and Technology

October 24, 2016

Chelmsford, MA – Custom MMIC, a leading developer of performance driven monolithic microwave integrated circuits (MMICs) is pleased to announce their attendance at the IEEE International Symposium on Phased Array Systems and Technology October 18 - 21st in Waltham, MA at Booth #7 with a focus on ultra-low noise amplifiers, driver amplifiers, and low loss phase shifters. With a large suite of... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

C-Band 20 W RF Power Amplifier supports complex waveforms.

October 21, 2016

NuPower™ 06D05A provides saturated RF power of 20 W in C-band (4.4–4.9 GHz) with module efficiencies of up to 30%. For complex waveforms requiring linear PA, this product offers error vector magnitude (EVM) of 4% at 2 W output. RF gain of 40 dB is achieved with 0 dBm nominal input drive level, and 4.50 x 3.50 x 0.61 in. aluminum chassis promotes heat dissipation for higher-temperature... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

RF Power Amplifier supports L- and S-band transmitters.

October 7, 2016

Housed in 1.8 x 1.8 x 0.5 in. rugged aluminum chassis, NuPower™ 12A03A delivers minimum of 5 W of RF power from 1.0–2.5 GHz when driven with 0 dBm (1 mW) RF input signal. Device is also available in 30 dBm (1 W) input power level version, allowing plug-and-play use with various data transceivers. With low current draw of 0.85 A at +28 Vdc, amplifier supports array of RF communications,... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

RF and Microwave Modules facilitate rapid prototyping.

September 22, 2016

Featuring fully integrated, hermetically sealed design, HMC Series Modules shorten proof-of-concept phase of design cycle and help minimize overall in-house technical support needed to assemble, test, and validate design. Series includes: HMC-C582 ultra-wideband power amplifier module ranging from .01–20 GHz; HMC-C583 single pole single throw switch module ranging from 0.1–40 GHz; HMC-C584... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Ku-Band Outdoor Power Amplifier provides up to 400 W peak.

September 15, 2016

Available with optional internal L-band block up-converter, Model PA17-Ku400P delivers 180 W of linear power over 12.75–14.5 GHz band. Transmit Noise Power is -70 dBW/4 KHz and Filter Receive Band is 0.65–12.75 GHz. Measuring 17.0 x 8.5 x 8.5 in., Traveling Wave Tube amplifier is equipped with internal redundancy control, eliminating need for external controller. Internal monitor and control... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

RF Power Amplifier features multi-octave operation.

September 13, 2016

Designed for VHF to S-band transmitters and data radios, NuPower™ 11B02A typically delivers 10 W of RF power from 225–2550 MHz when driven with 3 dBm RF input signal. Amplifier provides standby to transmit switching speed of less than 30 µs, conserving energy between transmit cycles in power-limited applications. Housed in 2.34 x 1.96 x 0.620 in. aluminum chassis, unit features broad... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Test & Measuring Instruments

Richardson RFPD Announces Participation at EDI CON USA 2016

September 12, 2016

Live demos, new products, and Analog Devices Radioverse™ RF wideband transceiver evaluation board giveaway featured at Richardson RFPD booth #806 Geneva, Ill.: Richardson RFPD, Inc. announced today its participation in EDI CON USA 2016, to be held in Boston, MA, September 20-22, 2016. EDI CON USA brings together RF, microwave, EMC/EMI and high-speed digital design engineers and system... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Richardson RFPD Introduces New 1 W Driver Amplifier with VG Enable from MACOM

September 9, 2016

0.1 - 3.0 GHz 2-stage amplifier with typical gain of 23 dB and up to 40% power added efficiency Geneva, Ill.: Richardson RFPD, Inc. announced today the availability and full design support capabilities for a new 1 W driver amplifier from MACOM Technology Solutions Inc. The MAAP-011232 is a 2-stage power amplifier with gain shut-off. It operates from 100 MHz to 3 GHz; for operation in the 100 MHz... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

RF Power Amplifier supports electronic warfare applications.

August 1, 2016

When driven with 0 dBm RF input signal, NuPower™ Model 12A03A delivers minimum of 5 W RF power from 1.0–2.5 GHz. Unit is also available in 30 dBm (1 Watt) input power level version, allowing plug-and-play use with various data transceivers, such as L-3 Communications Bandit radio. Housed in 1.8 x 1.8 x 0.5 in. rugged aluminum chassis, amplifier features low current draw of 0.85 A at +28 Vdc,... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

First Remote Live Demo at EMC 2016

July 19, 2016

Consider the Possibilities Empower RF Systems is conducting remote live demonstrations of our broadband, high power amplifier at the IEEE EMC Symposium at the Shaw Centre in Ottawa July 26 – 28th , 2016, Booth 322. The amplifier will be housed in Los Angeles while viewed in the Ottawa exhibit venue with live streaming video while controlling the amplifier from the exhibit floor through a... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

RF Power Amplifier covers 1,700-2,400 MHz frequency range.

July 18, 2016

With module efficiencies of 35–55%, NuPower™ 12D05A provides saturated RF power of 35 Watts in L-band and 20 Watts in S-band. Amplifier offers 44 dB of RF gain with nominal input drive level of 0 dBm. Aluminum chassis, measuring 4.50 x 3.50 x 0.61 in., provides heat dissipation and is small enough for integration into air- or ground-based tactical, test, or training platforms. Device can be... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

GaN Power Amplifiers offer high gain at up to 7.5 GHz.

July 14, 2016

Featuring high gain levels of 43–60 dB across broad frequency bands from 30 MHz to 7.5 GHz, Solid State GaN RF Amplifiers are suited for commercial and military radar, jamming systems, medical imaging, communications, and electronic warfare. Saturated output power levels range from 10–100 W with up to 35% Power Added Efficiency. All have single voltage supplies which are internally regulated.... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Nasa Awards Nuwaves Engineering 2016 SBIR Phase I Contract for Development of K-Band Power Amplifier for Satellite Communications Data Links on Unmanned Aircraft Systems

July 1, 2016

Middletown, Ohio – NuWaves Engineering, a veteran-owned small business providing advanced radio frequency (RF) and microwave solutions, today announced a Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase I contract from NASA to research and develop a high-efficiency Ku- or Ka-band RF power amplifier (PA) monolithic microwave integrated circuit (MMIC) device for over-the-horizon (OTH) command and... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Broadband RF PA Module delivers multi-octave operation.

June 9, 2016

Suited for VHF to S-band transmitters, transceivers, and data links that do not require linear performance, NuPower™ 11C01A (NW-PA-11C01A) delivers 10 W min and 15 W typ of RF power from 225–2,400 MHz when driven with 0 dBm (1 mW) RF input signal. Features include 25%–45% power efficiency, 40 dB RF gain, <2 µsec standby to transmit switching speed, and +11 to +32 Vdc supply... 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

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

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 RFHIC... Read More