NANOWAVE Technologies Inc. is a fully
ISO 9001:2008 and AS 9100:2009 C qualified design and manufacturing company.                               

Specialized and Custom Designed RF Components and Subsystems

NANOWAVE Technologies' RF Components are designed to exceed customer expectations of quality and performance. The Company's vertical integration of the manufacturing and quality process allows us to turn around product quickly to meet customer demands. Our vertical integrated capabilities also provide us with the flexibility to expedite unscheduled ramp up of customer demands.

Electronically Tunable Filters (ETF)

Center Frequency:
3 dB Bandwidth:
Gain @ fc (typically):
Flatness cross 200 MHz:
Rejection Ratio:
Operating Temperature:
Control Interface:

Full Data Sheet available below!


5 to 10 GHz
190 kHz (customizable)
4 dB
< ± 2.5 dB
> 50 dBc
-20 to +60 °C
USB (customizable)

Cryogenically Cooled Low-Noise Amplifier
(for the Band 3 Rx of Atacama Large Millimeter Array (ALMA))

Noise Figure:
Noise Temperature:
Operating Temperature:
DC Power Consuption:

4 to 8 GHz
35 dB
< 1 dB
< 1 dB @ 25 °C
< 3.5 K @ 12 K ambient temp.
12 K
< 2 mW

Please contact for further information!

Below is a list of RF modules and active and passive components which are available in both, sub-assembly level and as packaged modules.



Electronically Tunable Filter (ETF)
Custom designable ETFs with approx. 200 MHz Bandwidth and fast switching speed

Broadband Amplifier Modules
Quasi MMICs Balanced Amplifier Modules, 6 - 18 GHz Frequency, Harmonics Suppression, Low Junction Temperature, High Reliability

Broadband Hybrid Amplifiers
Cascadable Modular Designs, Unconditionally Stable, PIN Diode based Compensation –55°C + 85°C

Passive Broadband Medium Power Thin Film Attenuator and Termination
DC to 20GHz • Low VSWR • Temperature stable +/-120ppm/°C • High bond pull strength for ribbon and wire bonds (Exceeds Mil-Std-883) • Surface Mountable • Flange Mountable using Copper or Copper Tungsten Flange with gold plated copper leads. • High power handling capability. • Standard values available from 1 to 20 dB

Limiting Amplifier (NWO613-12-1)
Operating Frequency 6-12 GHz, Supply Voltage 12V, Wide Dynamic Range 20 dB, Psat 11 dBm, Psat Variation 2 dB peak-to-peak, Phase Flatness 4 deg peak-to-peak

Standard and Customs Bessels Filters (BESFIL)
Cutoff frequency from 1 to 40 GHz; Linear phase and low reflection from dc to 3 X F3dB; User can specify absorptive Bessel filters on Alumina or Aluminum Nitride substrate material; User can specify bare substrate; connectorized hermetic package; SMT, or other custom; package options; User can specify 3, 5 or 7 section designs.

40 Ghz Bandpass Ceramic Filter (CERFIL)
Fabricated on Alumina substrate using thin film technology; Center Frequency 40 GHz; Low Insertion Loss in the Pass Band < 2 dB; High Rejection in the Stop Bands > 30 dB; Low cost if built at large quantities; Customs design: - Insertion loss < 0.5 dB - Rejection > 50 dB.

   last update: Dec 11th, 2014
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