Aerospace, Military & Defence

Analog Devices Announces 16-Channel, Mixed-Signal Front-End Digitizer for Reference Design Integration

Analog Devices, Inc. (ADI) has introduced a 16-channel, mixed-signal front-end (MxFE) digitizer for aerospace and defence applications, including phased array radars, electronic warfare, and ground-based SATCOM (satellite communications). The new digitizer includes four AD9081 or four AD9082 software-defined, direct RF sampling transceivers. It is designed to accelerate customer development by …

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Lynred selected to develop SWIR detector for European Land Surface Temperature Monitoring (LSTM) mission

Lynred, a provider of high-quality infrared detectors for aerospace, defense and commercial markets, announces that Airbus Defence & Space (ADS), the prime contractor in the European Copernicus Land Surface Temperature Monitoring (LSTM) mission, has selected it to develop a new linear SWIR (shortwave infrared) array to meet the special requirements …

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Compact, conduction cooled 75W AC-DC power supply module for challenging and space-critical applications

XP Power has announced the availability of a new range of low profile, half brick, baseplate cooled AC-DC power supplies which require no external circuitry for operation or EMC compliance. Models in the new ASB75 series offer compact, fanless power with baseplate cooling for applications such as information technology equipment …

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Goonhilly, the UK satellite communications innovator and space gateway, selects Mailock encrypted email solution

World renown satellite communications enabler, Goonhilly Earth Station (GES), has selected Beyond Encryption’s (BE), market leading email security system, Mailock, to deliver encrypted, highly secure mail when communicating with its partners. BE is based in Fareham, Hampshire. Goonhilly has a state-of-the-art deep space antenna with associated network and mission operation …

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Xilinx Expands into New Applications

Xilinx announced the company has expanded its UltraScale+ portfolio for markets with new applications that require ultra-compact and intelligent edge solutions. With form factors that are 70 percent smaller than traditional chip-scale packaging, the new Artix and Zynq UltraScale+ devices can now address a wider range of applications within the …

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Reflex Photonics awarded contract for intrasatellite optical interconnect

Reflex Photonics, a Smiths Interconnect company, was recently awarded a multimillion-dollar contract to deliver thousands of SpaceABLE®28 optical module devices to be used in state-of-the-art, high-throughput communication satellites (HTCS) that will be deployed into geostationary orbit. Building on the recognized robustness inherent in the design of Reflex Photonics’ optical modules, …

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Advantech’s COMe Mini Type 11th Gen. Intel Core Processors in the Size of a Business Card

Advantech, a global embedded IoT market leader, launches SOM-7583, an innovative COMe mini Type 10 module with the latest 11th Gen. Intel Core processors with up to 4-cores Core i7 for a myriad of high performance applications. This tiny, but mighty module features on-board LPDDR4 memory and NVMe SSD. It …

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AEC-Q100 Qualified and Defense-grade PolarFire FPGAs Now Available in Volume Production

Automotive, defence, aerospace and industrial designers who need automotive- and defence-grade programmable logic solutions can now order PolarFire Field Programmable Gate Arrays (FPGAs) in volume production quantities. Microchip Technology announced it is shipping PolarFire FPGAs qualified for both the Automotive Electronics Council Q100 (AEC-Q100) specification Grade T2 (-40°C to 125°C TJ) …

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Aerospace engineers reveal their top challenges for 2021

New research from Future Facilities – developer of the 6SigmaET thermal simulation software – has unveiled the top thermal challenges and trends faced by the aerospace industry in 2021. Conducted as a roundtable discussion, the research brings together thermal engineering experts from some of the world’s leading aerospace companies, including Ten Tech …

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Castle Microwave and Cadence

With long experience of providing simulation tool solutions to our customer base, Castle Microwave is now pleased to represent Cadence in the UK. With the capability of the AWR Design Environment, we can assist with the simulation of hardware and system design for a wide range of applications across various …

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