• Radar

    Drawing on a rich heritage in the design and manufacturing of RF/MW components and sub-systems stretching over 40 years – Quantic Wenzel is today pushing the technological boundaries to help bring a new set of advanced capabilities for Commercial and Defense RADAR applications.

    Quantic Wenzel - Radar Industry
    Quantic Wenzel - Radar Industry

    Trusted by the largest defense and commercial organizations in the industry, our frequency sources are installed on ground, naval, airborne and space platforms for long, medium, and short-range RADAR systems.

    Solutions for RADAR Applications

    Today’s mission-critical RADAR applications require high performance RF/MW solutions in smaller, lighter, more power-efficient, and cost-effective form factors. Quantic Wenzel innovates by developing low-phase noise and low-g sensitive technologies into SWaP-C efficient, affordable RF/MW solutions:

    • Master Reference Crystal Oscillators
    • Local Oscillators
    • Precision Timing Clocks
    • Ultra-Low Noise, Ultra Stable Oscillators
    • Frequency Synthesizers and Sub-Systems
    • Custom Frequency Solutions
    • Integrated Microwave Assemblies
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    Why Partner with Quantic Wenzel for your RADAR Application?

    At Quantic Wenzel we know that your mission-critical program needs are financially and strategically important to your organization, and we take the responsibility to help you achieve your goals very seriously. From prototype to production, we consistently provide proactive, world-class customer service in our efforts to research, design and deliver innovative RF/MW solutions with industry-leading performance.

    Our RF/MW solutions allow you to:
    • Maintain high-frequency stability
    • Withstand intense vibration
    • Endure low-g sensitive environments
    • Significantly reduce phase noise
    • Withstand changes in temperature deviations

    News & Resources

    Quantic Wenzel Associates Website Banner Graphic | Austin’s Quantic Wenzel Names New Director of Engineering
    February 21, 2023

    Press Release: Austin’s Quantic Wenzel Names New Director of Engineering

    Austin, TX.— February 21st, 2023—Quantic Wenzel, an industry leader in crystal oscillators, frequency sources, and integrated microwave assemblies, announced that Gilberto “Gil” Gonzalez has joined the company as the new Director of Engineering. Gonzalez has held multiple engineering and program management leadership roles, previously at BAE Systems, GE Aviation, MIT Lincoln Laboratory, and Raytheon. Gonzalez holds an MSE (Master of Science in Engineering), Electrical Engineering from Walden University and an MBA (Master of Business Administration) from the Jack Welch Management Institute. […]

    Quantic Wenzel - Commercial Industry
    October 31, 2022

    3U/6U OpenVPX Phase Noise Demonstration Video

    Designed to OpenVPX standards, Quantic Wenzel’s 3U/6U OpenVPX is ideally suited for mission-critical RADAR and Electronic Warfare applications. Developed to meet VITA 67 technology standards, the 3U OpenVPX is SOSA aligned and environmentally sealed for exceptional phase noise performance. The 3U/6U OpenVPX features low-g sensitivity and has a fixed frequency range of 100 MHz to 18 GHz. All of our RF solutions are developed by a highly skilled engineering team in Austin, TX. Our manufacturing facility provides long-term support capability […]

    Case Study - Oscillator Dynamic Phase Noise
    October 4, 2022

    Technical Article: Improving Oscillator Dynamic Phase Noise with Passive Vibration Isolation and Accelerometer-Based Vibration Compensation

    Technical Article: Improving Oscillator Dynamic Phase Noise with Passive Vibration Isolation and Accelerometer-Based Vibration Compensation In this Microwave Journal article we present an accelerometer-based vibration compensation system that mitigates the effects of vibration on OCXO dynamic phase noise. We examine the use of this active compensation system as well as passive vibration isolation and discuss challenges and design considerations related to these techniques. Complete the form below to access the technical article. *Posted with permission from Microwave Journal.