Tools and training to help your RF/Wireless career Microwave Journal Magazine RSS feed for Microwave Journal Industry News section (http://www.microwavejournal.com/rss/2) URL: http://www.microwavejournal.com/rss Updated: 3 hours 21 min ago Mercury receives $4.3M order for high performance signal processing subsystems (http://www.microwavejournal.com/articles/23716mercury-receives-43m-order-for-high-performance-signal-processing-subsystems) Wed, 01/14/2015 - 13:39 Mercury Systems Inc., a leading high-tech commercial provider of more affordable secure and sensor processing subsystems powering today's critical defense and intelligence applications, announced it received a $4.3 million follow-on order from a leading defense prime contractor for high performance signal processing subsystems for a ship-borne radar application. Categories - Industry News Peregrine Semiconductor ships industry’s first true DC switch (http://www.microwavejournal.com/articles/23715-peregrinesemiconductor-ships-industrys-first-true-dc-switch) Wed, 01/14/2015 - 10:45 Peregrine Semiconductor Corp., founder of RF SOI (silicon on insulator) and pioneer of advanced RF solutions, announces the availability of the UltraCMOS® PE42020, the industry’s first and only RF integrated switch to operate at true DC, zero Hz. ag-successfully-acquires-international-rectifier) Tue, 01/13/2015 - 08:32 Infineon Technologies AG announced the closing of the acquisition of International Rectifier. Effective Janurary13,2015 the El Segundo based company has become part of Infineon following the approval of all necessary regulatory authorities and International Rectifier’s shareholders. Categories - Industry News New 1690 MHz VCO from Crystek Corp. (http://www.microwavejournal.com/articles/23695-new-1690-mhz-vco-from-crystekcorp) Tue, 01/13/2015 - 07:22 Crystek's CVCO55CC-1690-1690 VCO (Voltage Controlled Oscillator) operates at 1690 MHz with a control voltage range of 0.3 to 4.7 V Categories - Industry News Latest Raytheon AESA radar soars in flight test (http://www.microwavejournal.com/articles/23691-latest-raytheon-aesa-radar-soarsin-flight-test) Tue, 01/13/2015 - 06:45 Raytheon's AESA radar system exceeds expectations in flight test. Categories - Industry News Keysight Technologies Announces Dream Bench Sweepstakes (http://www.microwavejournal.com/articles/23708-keysighttechnologies-announces-dream-bench-sweepstakes) Mon, 01/12/2015 - 21:00 Keysight Technologies Announces "Dream Bench" sweepstakes. Engineers, scientists, and technicians involved with electronic test and measurement are invited to take three minutes and enter into a drawing Home New 1690 MHz VCO from Crystek Corp. Crystek Corp. January 13, 2015 Crystek's CVCO55CC-1690-1690 VCO (Voltage Controlled Oscillator) operates at 1690 MHz with a control voltage range of 0.3 to 4.7 V This VCO features a typical phase noise of -120 dBc/Hz @ 10 KHz offset and has excellent linearity. Output power is typically +2.5 dBm. Engineered and manufactured in the U.S, the model CVCO55CC-1690-1690 is packaged in the industry-standard 0.5" x 0.5" SMD package. Input voltage is 5V, with a max. current consumption of 25 mA. Pulling and Pushing are minimized to 1.0 MHz and 0.5 MHz/V, respectively. Second harmonic suppression is -15 dBc typical. The CVCO55CC-1690-1690 is ideal for use in applications such as digital radio equipment, fixed wireless access, satellite communications systems, and base stations. For pricing details, contact Crystek Corp. at www.crystek.com.