Peregrine Semiconductor Awarded QML V Certification
Now Certified as a MIL-PRF-38535 Qualified Manufacturers List (QML) Supplier, Peregrine Takes Giant Step Towards Offering Government Certified Aerospace and Defense Products
SAN DIEGO – Aug. 11, 2015 – Peregrine Semiconductor Corp., founder of RF SOI (silicon on insulator) and pioneer of advanced RF solutions, announces that it has been awarded qualified manufacturers list (QML) certification, class Q (military) and V (space). After a thorough evaluation, Peregrine demonstrated to the Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) Land and Mariti...
By EpiqSpaceEditor | August 11, 2015 - 9:49 pm
New Radiation Hardened Multiplexers for Space by Intersil
Intersil Unveils New Radiation Hardened Multiplexers for Space Flight Data Acquisition Systems
Next-generation ISL71840SEH multiplexer provides industry’s best ESD protection
Milpitas, Calif. – July 13, 2015 - Intersil Corporation (NASDAQ: ISIL), a leading provider of innovative power management and precision analog solutions, today introduced the ISL71840SEH and ISL71841SEH, new radiation hardened (rad hard) multiplexers that offer best-in-class electrostatic discharge (ESD) protection, and the industry’s highest signal chain accura...
By EpiqSpaceEditor | July 22, 2015 - 7:11 pm
Selecting the Correct Level of DC-DC Converter for Your Space Application
DC-DC converters, point of load converters, EMI filters and other power modules are offered by various manufacturers, with many claiming high reliability. The question is, how do you know what level of quality and reliability you are getting, and how do you select the correct level for your space application?
High reliability in DC-DC converters for space must meet certain standards for electrical and environmental performance as well as defined quality requirements. The differences between these reliability grades can be subtle and can be concealed with...
By EpiqSpaceEditor | June 29, 2015 - 8:12 am
New Optical Transceiver Redefines Satellite Capabilities
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Intra-Satellite Secure Communications
With satellite instruments and cameras now generating 18GBPS increasing to over 350GBPS in the next 5-7 years, a fiber-optic interconnect between the instruments/cameras, flight computers and mass memory storage units is becoming commonplace. Additionally, fiber optic interconnects are immune to Electromagnetic Interference (EMI) and do not radiate electrical emissions enabling intra-satellite secure communications.
While ground ba...