Semiconductors http://defenseelectronicsmag.com/taxonomy/term/9202/more en Deciding on DSPs and FPGAs for EW http://defenseelectronicsmag.com/semiconductors/deciding-dsps-and-fpgas-ew <div class="field-deck"> Digital components like DSPs and FPGAs can provide the signal processing needed in modern radar and electronic-warfare systems, all the while helping to save size, weight, and power. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">DSPs and FPGAs are two of the key components recruited for signal-processing chores in defense electronics systems.</div> <p><a href="http://defenseelectronicsmag.com/semiconductors/deciding-dsps-and-fpgas-ew" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://defenseelectronicsmag.com/semiconductors/deciding-dsps-and-fpgas-ew#comments Communications Semiconductors Radar Space Mon, 03 Oct 2016 15:38:00 +0000 9671 at http://defenseelectronicsmag.com Don’t Forget Those “Auxiliary” Technologies http://defenseelectronicsmag.com/semiconductors/don-t-forget-those-auxiliary-technologies <div class="node-body article-body">Current advances in solid-state RF/microwave power—including discrete devices and amplifiers based on gallium nitride (GaN) semiconductors—have received a great deal of attention and funding.</div> <p><a href="http://defenseelectronicsmag.com/semiconductors/don-t-forget-those-auxiliary-technologies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://defenseelectronicsmag.com/semiconductors/don-t-forget-those-auxiliary-technologies#comments Electronic Countermeasures Semiconductors Thu, 18 Feb 2016 21:27:00 +0000 7841 at http://defenseelectronicsmag.com French e2v Earns QMLV Aerospace Certification http://defenseelectronicsmag.com/semiconductors/french-e2v-earns-qmlv-aerospace-certification <div class="node-body article-body">The French facilities of semiconductor firm e2v has received QMLV quality and reliability certification. </div> <p><a href="http://defenseelectronicsmag.com/semiconductors/french-e2v-earns-qmlv-aerospace-certification" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://defenseelectronicsmag.com/semiconductors/french-e2v-earns-qmlv-aerospace-certification#comments Avionics Semiconductors Tue, 14 Jul 2015 20:10:00 +0000 7131 at http://defenseelectronicsmag.com Canadian Foundry Forges GaN Technology http://defenseelectronicsmag.com/semiconductors/canadian-foundry-forges-gan-technology <div class="node-body article-body">A Canadian semiconductor foundry offers capabilities in fabricating gallium nitride (GaN) transistors and integrated circuits (ICs). </div> <p><a href="http://defenseelectronicsmag.com/semiconductors/canadian-foundry-forges-gan-technology" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://defenseelectronicsmag.com/semiconductors/canadian-foundry-forges-gan-technology#comments Semiconductors Tue, 14 Jul 2015 19:18:00 +0000 7101 at http://defenseelectronicsmag.com Microsemi Receives Trusted Accreditation http://defenseelectronicsmag.com/semiconductors/microsemi-receives-trusted-accreditation <div class="node-body article-body">Semiconductor developer Microsemi has been awarded trusted products accreditation for its lines of mixed-signal devices, including FPGAs. </div> <p><a href="http://defenseelectronicsmag.com/semiconductors/microsemi-receives-trusted-accreditation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://defenseelectronicsmag.com/semiconductors/microsemi-receives-trusted-accreditation#comments Electronic Warfare Semiconductors Fri, 10 Jul 2015 17:43:00 +0000 7071 at http://defenseelectronicsmag.com Low-Noise Source Cuts Jitter To 7 GHz http://defenseelectronicsmag.com/semiconductors/low-noise-source-cuts-jitter-7-ghz <div class="node-body article-body">A clock synthesizer achieves low noise and jitter through 7 GHz. </div> <p><a href="http://defenseelectronicsmag.com/semiconductors/low-noise-source-cuts-jitter-7-ghz" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://defenseelectronicsmag.com/semiconductors/low-noise-source-cuts-jitter-7-ghz#comments Communications Semiconductors Test & Measurement Tue, 17 Jun 2014 20:26:00 +0000 6411 at http://defenseelectronicsmag.com GaN Transistor Drives 285 W L-Band Power http://defenseelectronicsmag.com/semiconductors/gan-transistor-drives-285-w-l-band-power <div class="node-body article-body">A high-power GaN transistor provides 285 W CW output power from DC to 2 GHz and is available in two different packages. </div> <p><a href="http://defenseelectronicsmag.com/semiconductors/gan-transistor-drives-285-w-l-band-power" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://defenseelectronicsmag.com/semiconductors/gan-transistor-drives-285-w-l-band-power#comments Communications Semiconductors Radar Space Thu, 16 Jan 2014 20:17:00 +0000 5681 at http://defenseelectronicsmag.com MIM Diodes Pave Way For Higher-Speed Circuits http://defenseelectronicsmag.com/semiconductors/mim-diodes-pave-way-higher-speed-circuits <div class="node-body article-body">New research results on MIM diodes indicate that they may offer high-speed, higher-frequency alternatives to traditional silicon-based semiconductor devices. </div> <p><a href="http://defenseelectronicsmag.com/semiconductors/mim-diodes-pave-way-higher-speed-circuits" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://defenseelectronicsmag.com/semiconductors/mim-diodes-pave-way-higher-speed-circuits#comments Semiconductors Tue, 15 Oct 2013 14:59:00 +0000 5542 at http://defenseelectronicsmag.com Processors Handle Power-Sensitive Environments http://defenseelectronicsmag.com/semiconductors/processors-handle-power-sensitive-environments <div class="node-body article-body">A pair of quad-core microprocessors are supplied as extended-reliability versions of two high-speed units capable of working at clock rates to 1.5 GHz. </div> <p><a href="http://defenseelectronicsmag.com/semiconductors/processors-handle-power-sensitive-environments" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://defenseelectronicsmag.com/semiconductors/processors-handle-power-sensitive-environments#comments Communications Semiconductors Mon, 14 Oct 2013 19:39:00 +0000 5442 at http://defenseelectronicsmag.com GaN Devices Power Broadband Amplifiers http://defenseelectronicsmag.com/semiconductors/gan-devices-power-broadband-amplifiers <div class="field-byline"> Jack Browne </div> <div class="node-body article-body">This family of coaxial GaN-based power amplifiers includes models with high gain and generous output levels, spanning the frequency range from 2 to 18 GHz.</div> <p><a href="http://defenseelectronicsmag.com/semiconductors/gan-devices-power-broadband-amplifiers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://defenseelectronicsmag.com/semiconductors/gan-devices-power-broadband-amplifiers#comments Products Semiconductors Fri, 08 Feb 2013 17:10:00 +0000 3664 at http://defenseelectronicsmag.com