Making the Most of PCB Materials for 5G Microwave and mmWave Amps

Sep 17, 2019 | Rogers Corporation

Circuit materials used in 5G Microwave and mmWave amps are subject to more requirements than ever before.

5G, ROG Blog, Wireless Infrastructure

Enabling the 5G Evolution: Rogers’ Advanced Connectivity Solutions

May 11, 2018 | Rogers Corporation

By 2020, experts project that 50 billion connected devices will be in use globally. The Internet of Things (IoT), smart homes, connected cars, fitness monitors and other emerging technologies are increasingly relying on global wireless networks to connect.

5G, Wireless Infrastructure

Millimeter Wave Frequencies: Getting a Grip on the Glass Weave Effect

Nov 29, 2017 | John Coonrod

Millimeter-wave frequency bands hold valuable spectrum for what lies ahead: fifth-generation (5G) wireless communications and automotive collision-avoidance radar systems. Signals at 60 GHz and higher might have once been thought too high to transmit and receive with affordable circuits. But semiconductor devices and circuit technologies have improved in recent years and millimeter-wave circuits are becoming standard electronic equipment in many car models.

5G, ROG Blog, Automotive & EV/HEV, Wireless Infrastructure

5G Wireless Technology: Paving the Road to the Internet of Things (IoT)

Aug 14, 2017 | Rogers Corporation

You think the pace of technology innovation is fast now, wait til you see what’s going to happen with 5G wireless. 5G will drive an Internet of Things (IoT) ecosystem of intelligent, fully connected sensors and devices, capable of improving economies small and large, and further blurring geographical borders.

5G, Wireless Infrastructure

The Road to 5G Wireless Networks: PCB Materials for MM Waves

Jun 27, 2017 | John Coonrod, Technical Marketing Manager

Growing demand for mobile wireless communications services has quickly eclipsed the capabilities of Fourth Generation (4G) Long Term Evolution (LTE) wireless networks and created a need for a next-generation mobile wireless network solution. Fifth Generation (5G) wireless networks promise more capacity and capability than 4G LTE systems, using wider channel bandwidths, new antenna and modulation technologies, and higher carrier frequencies even through millimeter wave frequencies. But before 5G wireless networks can become a reality, systems and circuits will be needed for higher frequencies than current 2.6-GHz 4G LTE wireless networks.

5G, ROG Blog, Wireless Infrastructure