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
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
STMicroelectronics claims this new power controller improves efficiency and performance in LED applications.
February 22, 2019 by Robert Keim
An update on some new ams optical imaging sensors coming down the pipe in 2019.
January 20, 2019 by Mark Hughes
A look at some facial recognition-related info from around the industry.
January 18, 2019 by Kate Smith
The new LDMOS-based device is designed for efficient operations in the industrial, scientific, and medical (ISM) band.
About 3 hours ago by Gary Elinoff
Position trackers and position sensors are fundamentally different. Yet sometimes outside of engineering spaces, we hear the terms used interchangeably. Here's why the distinction matters.
2 days ago by Tyler Charboneau
Available in ultra-thin QFN (UQFN) packages, the new devices measure at 3mm x 3mm x 0.65mm.
3 days ago by Gary Elinoff
BOXiedge is a 24-core mini-server driven by an SoC clocked at 1GHz. What about this solution speaks to the trend toward edge computing?
About 4 days ago by Robin Mitchell
The SZ1101 (33W) and SZ1105 (65W) incorporate four key ACF subsystems to simply design and reduce BOM count.
4 days ago by Gary Elinoff
Based on familiar COTS devices, these two radiation-hardened devices are designed to facilitate space-based Ethernet connectivity.
Renesas’ ISL91301B PMIC is featured in Google’s Coral devices, including the Mini PCIe Accelerator, M.2 Accelerator, and SoM.
About 5 days ago by Cabe Atwell
The ML100E series offers 41 standard models with varying VDC inputs and output ranges along with short circuit protection and a wide range of temperature tolerances.
5 days ago by Cabe Atwell
Qorvo claims that ACT475M is the industry’s first AEC-Q100-qualified PMIC DC-DC buck converter aimed at USB Type-C fast charging applications.
January 14, 2020 by Gary Elinoff
The TMC7300 can deliver two amps to drive either one or two DC motors, relays, and LEDs.
January 13, 2020 by Gary Elinoff
CES 2020 offered new insights and product announcements regarding 5G, automotive, IoT, and AI. But which of these trends should engineers pay attention to?
January 13, 2020 by Lisa Boneta
During CES 2020, Google announced new hardware editions and upgrades to the Coral ecosystem, including an Accelerator Module, the Dev Board Mini, and a System-on-Module.
January 13, 2020 by Cabe Atwell
Whether we like it or not, electrical engineers are deeply implicated in the world’s confusing and expensive quest for quality of life.
January 12, 2020 by Robert Keim
This article reviews how AI is making its way into education, which in turn may direct the future of Industry 4.0.
January 11, 2020 by Cabe Atwell
Maxim states that the MAX20340 shrinks the size of the power interface by 13mm2 and increases mechanical reliability.
January 10, 2020 by Gary Elinoff
The new power management IC is said to help designers build smaller, less intrusive automotive camera systems.
January 09, 2020 by Gary Elinoff
SenslinQ combines integrated software with sensors, Arm- or RISC-V-based MCUs, Ceva's DSP units, and other connected technologies for contextually-aware IoT devices.
January 09, 2020 by Tyler Charboneau
The OpenRTK330L is said to deliver cm-level accuracy during GNSS outages and is fully customizable with open-source algorithms.
January 08, 2020 by Lisa Boneta
The new SoC expedites the design of smart devices with LoRa and other types of LPWAN IoT connectivity.
January 08, 2020 by Gary Elinoff
Micron claims that the new DDR5 will provide an 85% increase in memory performance in the next generation of server workloads.
January 07, 2020 by Lisa Boneta
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