RF & Microwave

Radar/​LiDAR Systems

Briefs: Test & Measurement
While Defense Test and Evaluation (T&E) is different from agriculture, data attributes can be surprisingly similar.
Articles: Electronics & Computers
By enabling distributed system architectures, SFF systems and subsystems solve many of the toughest problems facing embedded system designers.
Articles: RF & Microwave Electronics
As radar and electronic warfare systems contend with an increasingly crowded environment, recording tests, interactions, and conflicts provide valuable insight.
Products: Test & Measurement
Coaxial connectors, tactical servers, test benches, surge protectors, and more.
Products: Imaging
A folded zoom lens, miniature rotary encoders, starter generator control, and more.
Articles: RF & Microwave Electronics
Learn how passive components inside arrays have evolved to enable fully digital beamforming.
Application Briefs: RF & Microwave Electronics
The Xaver™ LR80 (XLR80) system detects live objects behind walls, at distances of over 100 meters.
Application Briefs: RF & Microwave Electronics
Numerica announced the development of a new U.S.-made, short-range surveillance radar for counter unmanned aircraft systems (C-UAS).
Application Briefs: Sensors/Data Acquisition
DSIT Solutions Ltd., recently supplied a NATO country with its PointShield Portable Diver Detection Sonar (PDDS) system.
Application Briefs: Materials
GA-ASI recently completed development and testing of the world's first self-contained anti-submarine warfare (ASW) capability for an unmanned aircraft system.
Application Briefs: Sensors/Data Acquisition
Liteye Systems, Inc., recently announced Liteye SHIELD for multi-mission, multi-domain counter UAS defense systems.
Articles: Unmanned Systems
IRIS was designed to be easily lifted, transported and deployed and redeployed as needed, which is pretty unusual for most radar systems.
INSIDER: Manufacturing & Prototyping

U.S. Naval Research Laboratory (NRL) experts created and tested 3D-printed antennas and arrays to advance radar technology and enable new applications for the U.S. Navy. The...

Articles: Semiconductors & ICs
A vector network analyzer (VNA) extension unit can support a wide range of measurements in a compact, individually configurable design.
Application Briefs: RF & Microwave Electronics
The AMPS-MLRD missile protection system provides enhanced protection for military and civilian aircraft against the growing threat of ground to air missiles.
Application Briefs: RF & Microwave Electronics
The subsystems enable the development and deployment of electronic warfare and signal intelligence.
Products: Software
Modeling software, Fiber-optic adhesive, warfighter cameras, and more.
Application Briefs: Photonics/Optics
SRC recently demonstrated its Silent Archer® counter-unmanned aircraft system at Eglin Air Force Base.
Articles: Photonics/Optics
A plethora of new, dynamic threats flood the EW spectrum, pushing threat detection and analysis to keep pace.
INSIDER: RF & Microwave Electronics

A new machine learning approach could improve radar performance in congested environments. Researchers from the U.S. Army Combat Capabilities Development Command, now known as...

Products: Sensors/Data Acquisition
Optical adhesives, radar test equipment, welding positioners, and more.
Articles: RF & Microwave Electronics
A phenomenon called “Sporadic E” naturally occurs in the upper atmosphere and disrupts radio waves.
Articles: RF & Microwave Electronics
Channelization has made it possible to use one radio receiver to listen to many different radio stations simultaneously.
Briefs: RF & Microwave Electronics
Using terrestrial LiDAR scanners coupled with a GPS/inertial navigation system to collect elevation data along the coast can help assess the accuracy of the data.
Articles: RF & Microwave Electronics
Radar receiver sensitivity is critical for electronic warfare (EW) applications.
Products: Software
Docking stations for satellite phones; aircraft wiring; spectrum analyzers; and more.
Articles: RF & Microwave Electronics
While the flashiest military innovations like new fighter jets attract the most attention, advancements in RF/microwave absorbers are crucial enablers of these larger innovations.
Briefs: Aerospace
See how Modeling and Simulation (M&S) can be used to explore the design trade space of directed energy weapons.
Articles: RF & Microwave Electronics
A new radar prototype utilizes quantum entanglement as a method of object detection.

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