Robert Noyce is being honored by Google for his contributions to the electronic components industry on what would have been his 84th birthday. To commemorate his birthday, Google's homepage has a doodle which etches the Google logo onto a microchip, a technology that Noyce is credited with co-inventing.
Known as the Mayor of Silicon Valley, Robert Noyce was the co-founder of Fairchild Semiconductor and Intel and is credited along with Jack Kilby with the invention of the integrated circuit. Read more [...]
Are you a connector newbie? Below is a collection of terms relating to connectors with their corresponding definitions.
Attenuation - Decrease in power due to resistance or mismatch in transmission line.
Back Mounted - When applied to a coaxial connector it is that connector mounted from the rear of a panel with the fixing nut on the outside.
Bandwidth - Distance between two frequencies over which a RF or microwave device is intended to work.
Between Series Adaptor - An adaptor used to connect Read more [...]