A team of Osaka University researchers have developed a thin and light magnetic sensor matrix sheet system that visualizes the two-dimensional distribution of magnetism on various surfaces.
February 06, 2020 by Luke James
This article takes a deeper look at the technical concepts at play in a specific proximity sensor, the VCNL36821S from Vishay.
February 02, 2020 by Robert Keim
A pioneer of electromagnetism, James C. Maxwell redefined how mathematicians—and students—have approached both quantum mechanics and special relativity.
January 04, 2020 by Tyler Charboneau
Geared for automotive lights, the AL8843Q and AL8862Q are built to drive single LEDs and multiple LED strings with up to 97% efficiency.
December 20, 2019 by Gary Elinoff
The new construction reduces the side emissions that can cause a halo effect in camera images.
November 25, 2019 by Gary Elinoff
The new varistors feature surge protection of 6kA along with multiple-pulse protection against lower-level threats.
November 18, 2019 by Gary Elinoff
The highly sensitive flicker sensor is designed to deliver distortion-free images and videos captured on a smartphone camera.
November 05, 2019 by Gary Elinoff
Cree is doubling down on SiC with new facility expansions and the creation of what it claims will be the largest silicon carbide device manufacturing facility in the world.
September 26, 2019 by Gary Elinoff
The SPM-VT series meets the high thermal and current demands of the automotive LED headlight environment.
September 04, 2019 by Gary Elinoff
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
These new components debuted at Sensors Expo ahead of a new dev board for optical sensor development.
July 02, 2019 by Gary Elinoff
ST's new MCUs target applications in e-mobility, digital power supplies, motor control, lighting, and building automation.
May 30, 2019 by Gary Elinoff
In this third part to our series, we cover the most recent history of the oscilloscope up to modern times.
May 25, 2019 by Chantelle Dubois
GaN-on-silicon allows LED technology to make big advancements in microdisplays.
May 20, 2019 by Baker Lawley
Diodes Incorporated's new LED controller uses PWM to analog dimming conversion for display applications.
May 04, 2019 by Gary Elinoff
These normally-ON devices are well-suited to form the nucleus of cascode-based 20-100 Watt flyback products.
March 28, 2019 by Gary Elinoff
Taiwan Semiconductor releases two new low-side constant current regulators for automotive LEDs.
March 22, 2019 by Gary Elinoff
New quad- and dual-channel transceivers are designed for radar, software-defined radio, and 5G applications.
March 07, 2019 by Gary Elinoff
The LP5030 is intended to improve and simplify LED-based user interfaces in routers, handheld devices, and many other consumer-electronics applications.
February 27, 2019 by Robert Keim
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