RF & Microwave

Radar/​LiDAR Systems

Articles: Aerospace
A new radar prototype utilizes quantum entanglement as a method of object detection.
Application Briefs: Defense
Three companies demonstrated rapid and functional integration during simulated threat scenarios that included simultaneous engagements.
Articles: Communications
A key building block of microwave photonics is optical frequency combs, which provide hundreds of equidistant and mutually coherent laser lines.
Application Briefs: Photonics/Optics
Harbour Industries will manufacture low-loss coax and high-speed data cables used on Lockheed Martin’s F-35 Lightning II 5th generation fighter aircraft.
Products: Electronics & Computers
RTK/GNSS Receiver

ACEINNA (Andover, MA) announced the availability of the new ACEINNA OpenRTK330L, a low-cost, state-of-the-art, high-performance triple-band RTK/GNSS receiver with...

Application Briefs: RF & Microwave Electronics
Weighing only 70 kilograms, the Pitbull-3 delivers Point & Shoot technology
Application Briefs: Electronics & Computers
Artillery in the wrong hands pose an increased risk to the safety of U.S. service members, allies and civilians.
Articles: RF & Microwave Electronics
Learn about the multistatic data that can be collected on maritime targets.
Blog: Communications
SOSA, the Sensor Open Systems Architecture Consortium, held a press conference on Monday afternoon at AUSA 2019.
Articles: Electronics & Computers

Sandia National Laboratories’ (Albuquerque, NM) Radar Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR) systems enable a new product paradigm in radar capabilities...

Articles: RF & Microwave Electronics

Modern radar systems are complex and depend heavily on advanced signal processing algorithms to improve their detection performance. At the same time, the radio front-end must meet...

Briefs: Defense

The development of sensors to assist helicopter landing in degraded visual environments (DVEs) is currently an important US Army requirement addressing the...

Articles: RF & Microwave Electronics

As drones become more commonplace, the need to secure facilities from the high-definition cameras and potential dangerous payloads has caused a rapid growth of counter-drone technologies.

Briefs: Mechanical & Fluid Systems

A co-prime array uses two uniform linear subarrays to construct an effective difference coarray with certain desirable...

Articles: Aerospace

Artificial intelligence developments are set to fundamentally transform mobility, whether it is mobility of weapon payloads, supply deliveries, urban commuters, warehouse goods,...

Articles: Defense
A modular, building-block approach brings greater design flexibility to Active Electronically Scanned Array (AESA) radar technology, simplifying system integration, and permitting rapid first-line repair with no...
Articles: Imaging

Unlike primary radars, Secondary Surveillance Radar (SSR) calculates the range and azimuth of a target, such as an aircraft, using a bidirectional communication link to gather...

Application Briefs: Defense
Rapiscan Systems
Torrance, CA
310-978-1457
www.rapiscansystems.com

Rapiscan Systems recently announced the addition of CounterBomber, a radar-based threat-detection technology, to its...

Tech Transfer Reports: RF & Microwave Electronics
Laser Transmitter Keeps an Eye on Earth’s Climate

Fibertek (Herndon, VA) has leveraged three Missile Defense Agency (MDA)-funded Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) awards to develop a suite of laser products, one of which now forms the basis for an important space weather platform.

Articles: RF & Microwave Electronics

Radar receiver design is seeing an increase in the number of digital tuning and digital signal processing (DSP) functions moved from back-end single-board computers into fixed front-end hardware...

Articles: RF & Microwave Electronics

Next-generation radar applications will drive performance demands that will have architectural implications for radar computing and electronics. Advanced...

Briefs: Materials

AFRL engineers used prototypes of recently developed ground-penetrating radar (GPR) and electronic cone penetrometer (ECP) devices to determine whether voids and anomalies in a particular airfield's subsoil were...

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