Mini-Circuits Designer Kits Offer Solution for Drone Designers
From fighting fires to filming the nightly news or enforcing social distancing in public spaces, drones continue to take on greater importance for commercial and government applications. See how Mini-Circuits' LTCC designer kits are helping designers prototyping this powerful new technology.
Moments in Radio History: The Advent of Motorola and the Car Radio
Next time you turn up the radio on a long drive, remember brothers Paul and Joseph Galvin, who started the company that would become Motorola and first introduced car radios to the U.S. in 1930.
Solving Problems through Teamwork: Mini-Circuits Members “Escape the Room”
If you like the adrenaline rush of solving complex problems under pressure, maybe you should give escape rooms a try. After work on Thursday, Feb. 5, sixteen Mini-Circuits members participated in an escape room challenge as part of an ongoing initiative to cultivate the leadership, teamwork and problem-solving skills needed to thrive at Mini-Circuits.
Moments in Radio History: The Hollywood Starlet Who Revolutionized Secure Radio Communications
Hedy Lamarr was best known for her extraordinary beauty and her starring roles in many Oscar winning Hollywood films. However, her fame as an actress overshadowed the fact that she was an active inventor.
Shaping the Future of Non-Invasive Treatment for Brain Disorders
See how Mini-Circuits is helping Insightec improve the lives of patients living with Essential Tremor (ET).
An Inside Look at Mini-Circuits Power Amplifiers Product Line
In response to a growing dependency on wireless applications, Mini-Circuits expanded our amplifier design capabilities with the addition of a new design engineering group and new corporate design center in Lincoln, Rhode Island.
Inside the Event Horizon Telescope
An image of the super-massive black hole at the center of the elliptical galaxy known as Messier 87 ( or M87) was captured by a team of 200 researchers using the Event Horizon Telescope (EHT), a precisely coordinated array of eight powerful radio telescopes scattered across six countries.
Department Spotlight: Test Solutions
Mini-Circuits’ RF test solutions team is a prime example of how the company's quality policy translates to enduring customer relationships and steady product line growth. RF test solutions department designs and builds software-controlled building blocks for automation of lab and production test environments. If you’re wondering what exactly that means and how it fits within our full portfolio of RF/microwave components and assemblies, read more to find out!
Mini-Circuits Opens New Sales Office to Support Japan & South Korea
Serving the global market for RF and microwave products while maintaining the high standards of quality and customer support that Mini-Circuits is known for comes with many challenges. Thomas Joyce recently joined Mini-Circuits as sales director for Japan and South Korea, to continue growing the company's global sales and service footprint.
Mini-Circuits ‘Steps Out’ to Stop Diabetes
On Sept. 21, nearly 100 members of the Mini-Circuits team hit the pavement in New York City’s Seaport District for the 2019 Step Out: New York City Walk to Stop Diabetes. Hosted by the American Diabetes Association, this year's event raised over $220,000 for diabetes research, advocacy and education. The company has actively supported Step Out for more than 25 years, and the number of participating members has grown from the four original walkers in 1993 to the 100 that came out in 2019.
Harvey Kaylie’s Legacy Lives On through Mini-Circuits Honors Scholarship Winners
In 1960, Mini-Circuits founder, Harvey Kaylie, graduated from the City College of New York’s Grove School of Engineering. In 2012, to give back to his alma mater, the Kaylie family founded the Mini-Circuits Honors Scholars Program in Engineering. The scholarship gives gifted students of financial need the opportunity to attend the City College of New York with fully funded tuition.
Mini-Circuits and Virginia Diodes Forge Partnership to Introduce Waveguide Bandpass Filters
Mini-Circuits is pleased to announce our partnership with Virginia Diodes to introduce a new line of waveguide filters for millimeter wave applications. In case you're unfamiliar with the term, a waveguide is a physical structure (essentially a hollow metal tube) that guides RF and microwave signals through space.