El Segundo, CA
Tel (310) 726-3000
AWR, the innovation leader
in high-frequency EDA, provides software solutions that maximize user productivity for the design of high-frequency
ICs and communications systems for the aerospace / defense, semiconductor, computer, consumer electronics, and telecommunications
Free Trial Downloads Available
– complete RF and microwave software for IC design, from integrated microwave assemblies to MMICs and everything
Visual System Simulator™ – RF/wireless communication systems software for end-to-end
design of today's complex communication and radar systems.
Office® - high-frequency analog/RFIC software for the design of RF and analog ICs.
– 3D planar EM simulation of passive components on RF PCBs, modules, LTCCs, MMICs, RFICs, and antennas.
- 3D FEM EM simulator for passive interconnect on chip (MMIC), its related packaging, as well as RF circuit boards.
800-452-4844 | Santa Clara,
Test equipment, racks, cables, adapters, amplifiers, cables, RF switches, EEsof
AlphiMAX PtP Estimator
The Point-To-Point Estimator
is a free web based tool that will enable you to compare manufacturers, simply and accurately,
while taking into account the terrain of your area, products’ performance and more.
412-261-3200 | Pittsburgh, PA
is the seamless solution for physics-based RF, high-speed, & communication design.
By linking physical attributes to electrical performance, Ansoft Designer makes it possible
to get it right the first time. With Ansoft's Solver on Demand technology & seamless
integration, the software eliminates design risk & uncertainty by providing engineers
with the information necessary to make correct decisions during all stages of the design
APLAC Corporation (now AWR)
+358 9 540 450 00 |
APLAC Solutions was acquired by Applied Wave Research. AWR-APLAC is
the developer of APLAC analog and RFIC circuit simulator. APLAC simulator is now integrated
into AWR's Analog and Microwave office design tools.
Applied Wave Research (AWR)
web.awrcorp.com | 310-726-3000 | El
High-frequency EDA products for the design of wireless telecom equipment,
semiconductors, high-speed computers, networking systems, automotive mobility systems, &
a variety of other products. Microwave Office, Analog Office, Visual
System Simulator, APLAC, Axiem.
ardentech.com | 540-586-2757 | Goode, VA
linear block-diagram-level RF system simulator.
forsk.com | +33 (0) 562 747 210 | France
| Chicago, IL
An open, scalable, and flexible multi-technology 64-bit network design
and optimisation platform that supports wireless operators throughout the network lifecycle,
from initial design to densification and optimisation. Atoll supports the following technologies:
GSM/GPRS/EDGE UMTS/HSPA CDMA2000 1xRTT/EV-DO LTE TD-SCDMA WiMAX/BWA.
Avista Design Systems
avista.com | 800-985-6080 | Folsom, CA
Avista Design Systems RF, Microwave.
Broadcast System Planner (EBSP)
nice application FM and broadcast TV systems for plotting antenna patterns, calculating
power levels and transmission line parameters, and other system data like deicers and
radomes. A full report is printable at the end of the analysis. Many white papers available
for download on the site as well.
CelPlan Technologies, Inc
celplan.com | 703-259-4043 | Reston, VA
and services for wireless data collection, field measurement, system design, planning,
optimization, enhancement, and competitive analysis including CelPlanner, CelOptima, CelEnhancer,
CelAir, CelDoc, and many other custom software solutions.
cjseymour.plus.com | UK
RFProp - propagation
calculator for the transmission path between an RF transmitter and a receiver, aimed mainly
at free-space & space-wave applications, such as are encountered in VHF, UHF &
microwave communications, & also in satellite communications, a knife-edge diffraction
calculation is also included which when enabled allows the effects of a hill or other
obstruction to be taken into account. - FREE
Ham CAP Propagation Software
HF propagation prediction
tool for Amateur Radio by Alex Shovkoplyas, VE3NEA
Ham CAP provides a COM/OLE Automation
interface that 3-rd party programs can use to start Ham CAP, to set prediction parameters,
and to run predictions. In a typical application integrated with Ham CAP the user will
right-click on a call sign, and Ham CAP will pop up and display the point-to-point propagation
chart. Incredible graphics!
iBwave Solutions, Inc
ibwave.com | 514-397-0606 | Montreal, Quebec,
RF-vu Software: In-building wireless design solutions for wireless carriers,
equipment suppliers and infrastructure integrators. One tool to manage the complete project
lifecycle from design plan to “as built”, includes support for simultaneous design of
multiples technologies such as 3G, 2G, Wifi, WIMAX and multiples frequency bands VHF/UHF,
Tetra, Public safety700, GSM, UMTS, AWS & more. Automatic calculation, hardware validation,
coordination of all documentations, consistence in design & flexibility, RF-vu the
ultimate planning tool.
Metric Systems Corp
metricsystems.com | 800-549-7421 | Vista, CA
Wireless networking equipment & solutions for government & industry, building
broadband licensed & unlicensed networks in a range of environments including: critical
infrastructure, energy, mining, transportation, seismic monitoring, fresh & waste
water management, defense. software tools include: NetBuilder, MavWatch and NetWatch,
as well as a range of custom networking applications and utilities.
Mixer Spurious Explorer
by MRF Technologies, LLC
Mixer Spurious Explorer is a tool to investigate and simplify this part of the design
process for up and down converters.
Key capabilities: Perform frequency planning for
receivers and transmitters. Frequency planning display and spur web display in one software
tool. Tuning and animation mode for tunable rs. Addresses block converter and tuned LO
converters. Customized mixer spur table.
OPNET Technologies, Inc
opnet.com | 240-497-3000 | Bethesda, MD
OPNET (OPtimum NETwork performance): advanced optical/wireless network modeling and R&D,
network management and design software.
866-576-6784 | Canada
OptiBPM - waveguide
optics modeling, Optifiber - optical fiber design, OptiSystem Amplifier Design Edition
and OptiSystem Multimode Fiber Edition.
by Contract Telecommunication Engineering
A comprehensive path design tool for radio links operating in the frequency range from
30 MHz to 100 GHz. The program is organized into eight path design modules, an area signal
coverage module and a network module which integrates the radio paths and area coverage
analysis. Uses NADCON data to transform latitudes and longitudes between the North American
Datum of 1927 (NAD27) and the North American Datum of 1983 (NAD83).
pedasoft.com | 800-910-7919
Pack-IT™ A customized software
tool for RF system simulation of packaged chips. Pack-IT models traces, substrate, active,
and passive components simultaneously in a self-consistent way, which enables first-pass
success for RF system design.
Semi-IT™ A customized software tool for active component
design such as a power amplifier (PA). Pack-IT models the PA, substrate, and matching
circuits simultaneously in a self-consistent way, which enables first-pass success for
RF component design. Please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org with your project request,
and one of our technical team will contact you.
Radio Engineering Services
radioengineering.it | +39-0118194575
| Torino, Italy
HERALD Professional - A PC program for Windows to assist the radio
engineer in the design of point-to-point microwave links and networks. Site/hop configuration;
customized antenna & radio equipment libraries; link ludget; profile analysis (clearance,
reflections); multipath outage; rain unavailability; ITU | Bell Labs | ITM propagation
modeling; Interference analysis, Passive repeaters; ITU-R & North America performance
objectives; One-click access to background theory. Path profiles imported from NASA |
SRTM digital terrain maps (free download, worldwide coverage). Output documents in English,
Spanish, or Italian.
polyphasemicrowave.com | 812-323-8708 | Bloomington/IN
I/Q and single-sideband mixer products for RF/microwave. Quadrature modulators, quadrature
demodulators, image-reject mixers, and single-sideband modulators. Solutions for low-IF,
zero-IF, and direct conversion Rx/Tx. Download QMSIM, our free quadrature modulator simulation
tool, and design your next direct conversion transmitter with ease!
R.A. Wood Associates
rawood.com | 315-735-4217 | Utica, NY
consulting services, computer automated test design & development, engineering prototypes &
low rate manufacturing, RF/Microwave system design & analysis, subcontract specifications,
wireless system design, custom software program development, LabVIEW software development,
lectures & training classes, computer consulting services. Software: SpurFinder, TunerHelper,
RFSpecTest, PathLossSolver, Painless Extraction.
cplus.org/rmw/english1.html | Roger Coudé (VE2DBE)
Very nice point-to-point RF & microwave system planning software that uses the
U.S. Department of Commerce NTIA/ITS Institute for Telecommunication Sciences Irregular
Terrain Model (ITM) database. This is Freeware.
RCC Consultants, Inc
rcc.com | 732-404-2400 | Woodbridge, NJ
An international telecommunications consulting, integration, and outsourcing firm who
provides solutions to its clients' problems through the application of both wireless and
wired communications and information technologies. Full range of processes, tools, and
expertise needed to advance a telecommunications business concept or project from a strategy,
to a tactical plan, through implementation, to full operation. Our work includes the analysis
of user needs, budgeting, design, procurement support, deployment, and management of network
infrastructure and/or services. Comsite comprehensive radio frequency engineering software
RF Cascade Workbook 2005
Extensive Excel spreadsheet,
block diagram level RF system simulator, Up/Downconverter, Spurious Analysis, Budget -
best value out there,
RF Component Stencils for Visio,
Smith Chart for Visio,
Excel Smith Chart,
EIA Equipment Rack Stencils for Visio,
Tube Bases for Visio,
RF Cafe Online
rsoftdesign.com | 914-923-2164 | Ossining, NY
- photonic devices & circuits | LaserMOD - active semiconductor devices, FullWAVE
- photonic nanostructure.
Safe Engineering Services
sestech.com | 800-668-3737 | Montreal, Quebec Canada
Autogrid Pro - fully automated design of multiple grounding systems of any shape buried
in arbitrary soil.
Right-of-Way - accurately compute voltages and currents transferred
from electric power lines and cables (by inductive, capacitive and through-earth coupling)
to pipelines, railways, communication lines and other such utilities, whether buried or
softwright.com | 800-728-4033 | Aurora, CO
Analysis Package - software to perform evaluation of existing or proposed radio transmitter
sites; radio coverage predictions, intermodulation studies and radio transmitter site
administration; TV and FM broadcasting, MMDS, ITFS, PCS, SCADA, WLL, WiFi, WiMAX, microwave,
cellular, paging, air-to-ground, ship-to-shore and conventional two-way radio system design.
an RF Signal Propagation, Loss, And Terrain analysis tool for the spectrum between 20
MHz and 20 GHz.
tanner.com | 1-626-471-9700 | Monrovia, CA
designers to move rapidly from concept to silicon by enabling the design, layout, and
verification of analog/mixed-signal ICs, ASICs, and MEMS. Tanner EDA solutions offer designers
the perfect combination of price and performance to meet any design challenge. The company's
solutions include tools for: Schematic Capture: S-Edit, Simulation: T-Spice, W-Edit Physical
Layout: L-Edit, Verification: HiPer Verify, L-Edit Standard DRC, L-Edit LVS, and more
Parasitic Layout Extraction: HiPer PX, 2D and 3D parasitic layout extraction.
Terrain Analysis Package (TAP)
predictions, intermodulation studies and radio transmitter site administration; TV and
FM broadcasting, MMDS, ITFS, PCS, SCADA, WLL, WiFi, WiMAX, microwave, cellular, paging,
air-to-ground, ship-to-shore and conventional two-way radio system design.
The Engineers Club
engineers.com | 408-445-2902 | San Jose, CA
MxrSpur graphical mixer spurious analysis.
Transmission Link Planner
Alok K. Tiwari, of Idea Cellular Ltd.
| Delhi, India
Excel workbook for transmission link planning - FREE
qsl.net/w6elprop | Sheldon C. Shallon
ionospheric (sky-wave) propagation between any two locations on the earth on frequencies
between 3 and 30 MHz.
waveconceptsintl.com | 214-207-0516 | Richardson,
Athena - RF propagation analysis & planning Tool for the wireless industry,
supports CDMA, TDMA, GSM, AMPS, LMDS, MMDS, WLL, point to point microwave, & 3G technologies.
1-888-7REMCOM (1-888-773-6266) |
State College, PA
A suite of ray-tracing models and high-fidelity EM solvers for the
analysis of site-specific radio propagation and wireless communication systems available
through a common user interface.
wolfram.com | 800-965-3726 | Champaign, IL
Control System Professional - object-oriented environment for solving common problems
in control & systems areas within Mathematica.