Automated optical inspections can only be so thorough with QFLN packages. Pairing QFLN packages with side-wettable flanks facilitate the PCB assembly process.
October 15, 2020 by Jake Hertz
Distracted and drowsy driving is one of the leading causes of traffic-related deaths in the U.S. Here's an inside look at the technology that can put a stop to it.
June 12, 2020 by Nicholas St. John
Managing heat in LED drivers is a challenge when the device encounters a high input voltage, but the output voltage is low. In these cases, an “energy sharing” mechanism may be a solution.
April 14, 2020 by Steve Arar
See how multi-channel automotive LED driver ICs implement backlight local dimming, bringing ‘true black’ to automotive LCD displays.
February 04, 2020 by Szukang Hsien, Maxim Integrated
This New Product Brief (NPB) is part of a video series highlighting the features, applications, and technical specs of newly-released products.
January 15, 2020 by Mouser Electronics
The new varistors feature surge protection of 6kA along with multiple-pulse protection against lower-level threats.
November 18, 2019 by Gary Elinoff
Learn more about the design considerations that go into developing adaptive automotive lighting solutions.
November 06, 2019 by Steve Arar
This article looks at how time-of-flight sensing in a vehicle's cabin can improve safety and convenience.
August 21, 2019 by Gualtiero Bagnuoli, Melexis
In this new research, gallium nitride (GaN) LEDs and their power supply are integrated onto the same monolithic chip.
August 15, 2019 by Gary Elinoff
This week, Diodes Inc. introduced a new IC for LEDs in automotive applications.
July 04, 2019 by Gary Elinoff
Diodes Incorporated's new LED controller uses PWM to analog dimming conversion for display applications.
May 04, 2019 by Gary Elinoff
Taiwan Semiconductor releases two new low-side constant current regulators for automotive LEDs.
March 22, 2019 by Gary Elinoff
Diodes Incorporated announced a new adjustable constant-current LED step-down (buck) DC/DC converter that accepts an input voltage ranging from 5V to 60V.
April 11, 2018 by Nick Davis
Diodes Incorporated has released two new constant-current regulators for powering and dimming low-current LED strips.
March 26, 2018 by Nick Davis
Diodes Incorporated has released a high-power 40 V LED controller that's capable of driving up to 3 amps of current.
March 06, 2018 by Nick Davis
This article, part of AAC’s Analog Circuit Collection, shows you how linear voltage regulators can also be handy in constant-current applications.
February 12, 2018 by Robert Keim
Diodes Incorporated announces two new adjustable constant-current LED controllers that accept input voltages ranging from 4.5V to 60V.
January 22, 2018 by Nick Davis
Texas Instruments recently introduced their new 3-channel high-side constant-current linear automotive LED controller that gives designers more lighting design flexibility.
December 27, 2017 by Nick Davis
Take a look at ON Semiconductor's new LED constant-current dimmer, which is designed for middle- to high-power LED lighting applications.
November 21, 2017 by Nick Davis
ICs such as the BCR401U provide high-quality control of LEDs for applications that require something better than the typical series-resistor arrangement.
May 25, 2017 by Robert Keim
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