This article looks at how stepper motors work well in IoT-oriented tasks such as positioning security cameras and remote sensors or actuating air vents, valves, and window covers.
July 14, 2020 by Bernhard Dwersteg, TRINAMIC Motion Control
What methods of servo control can make life easier for designers?
March 18, 2020 by Gary Elinoff
The new BridgeSwitch motor drivers from Power Integrations stand out for several reasons, like its package and system monitoring. But what do we make of their fundamental label as "FREDFETs?"
March 16, 2020 by Robert Keim
DC motors are ubiquitous machines found in a variety of electronic equipment used in various applications.
February 04, 2020 by Ikimi .O
The TMC5160 SilentStepStick is a tiny breakout board that can drive motors up to 3A phase current at 35V.
April 11, 2019 by Gary Elinoff
The TMC6200 integrates in-line current sensing for complete Field Oriented Control solutions for servo motors.
April 10, 2019 by Gary Elinoff
Take a closer look at the STSPIN32F0B SiP from STMicroelectronics.
March 14, 2019 by Robert Keim
TRINAMIC has announced their first range of brushless smart motors. Capable of precise movement, these BLDCs also integrate closed-loop feedback for quality control across a range of applications.
February 19, 2019 by Robin Mitchell
This article discusses features and functionality offered by integrated circuits that simplify the task of controlling a stepper motor.
December 12, 2018 by Robert Keim
This article provides some practical guidance on how to evaluate integrated circuits intended for controlling brushed DC motors.
December 07, 2018 by Robert Keim
Power Integrations’ BridgeSwitch™ family of ICs achieve conversion efficiency of up to 98.5% in brushless DC (BLDC) motor drive applications of up to 300 W.
November 16, 2018 by Gary Elinoff
This how-to video demonstrates the use of ROHM's STEPMO_EVK_206 to evaluate stepper motor drivers.
July 18, 2018 by Chris Anderson
This article describes how to control a 3-phase brushless DC motor using a GreenPAK.
June 26, 2018 by Oleg Basovych, Dialog Semiconductor
This article looks at how appliance design is utilizing three-phase brushless DC motors to reduce system power consumption to meet Energy Star's requirements.
June 14, 2018 by Innocent Irakoze, Texas Instruments
STMicroelectronics offers their new microstepping motor driver that includes control logic and a power stage.
December 29, 2017 by Nick Davis
Toshiba has introduced three new stepper motor drivers that seek to revolutionize the industry.
October 26, 2017 by Heather Hamilton-Post
Learn about sensorless brushless DC motor controllers, some example ICs, and some disadvantages of using such motors.
October 18, 2017 by Nick Davis
MIT-i takes on stepper motors 101!
May 15, 2017 by Ryan Jones
Hall-effect-based ICs such as the A1337 can help your device to perform a variety of sensor tasks related to angular motion.
May 11, 2017 by Robert Keim
You can improve performance in motor-control applications by using brushless DC motors and handy driver ICs such as the BU69090NUX.
April 28, 2017 by Robert Keim
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