Rohde & Schwarz

Rohde & Schwarz

UMTS WCDMA Handover / Handoff

The basics of handover or handoff within UMTS detailing hard handover, soft handover, softer handover and inter-RAT UMTS GSM handover.


Supercapacitor or Ultracapacitor

Find out about the supercapacitor also known as the supercap or ultracapacitor: what they are, how they work, applications and all the essential details.

SCR Firing / Triggering

Details of thyristor or SCR triggering along with circuits and additional components to ensure accurate repeatable triggering or firing.


Folded Dipole Antenna

Notes and summary about the folded dipole antenna, folded dipole impedance, unequal conductor folded dipoles, and multi-wire folded dipoles

Facts of the day

Automatic Test Equipment ATE

Key essentials about automatic test equipment, and automated testing including: optical inspection; in-circuit test; boundary scan; functional test; etc.

Power Supply Basics Tutorial

A summary or tutorial about the basics of DC power supplies, PSU, detailing linear and switching types and their advantages and disadvantages

20 March 2017 | Matthias Oettl | Heilind

Investment in sensor technology is helping to ensure continued technological evolution

Sensor technology is key to the successful operation of many automated processes - sensor information enables the systems to detector what is happening and enable feedback to be provided.

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