Foldable phones are becoming the next "big" thing; but, what is this trend in flexible electronics? What are the challenges? How are Samsung and LG, along with researchers, pushing this trend to reality?
September 25, 2021 by Ikimi .O
Wood and electronics seem an unlikely duo. But researchers are finding promise in cellulose substrates in energy-harvesting wooden floors and even "Woodsat" satellites.
September 10, 2021 by Ikimi .O
MasterGaN integrates GaN transistors and half-bridge gate drivers on a single chip. Now, the family has grown to support higher-efficiency technology.
September 04, 2021 by Ikimi .O
As the world becomes more and more connected, hardware security is essential. Recently, the "Glowworm" attack shows a new and simple crack in security.
August 11, 2021 by Jake Hertz
Recent LED drivers from Maxim Integrated, STMicroelectronics, and ON Semiconductor promise improved performance in LED lighting applications. This article covers these releases and their specifications.
July 17, 2021 by Ikimi .O
Today, Samsung announced its first ISOCELL image sensor designed for the automotive space.
July 13, 2021 by Jake Hertz
AMOLED foldable displays are at the forefront of mobile development; however, designers are asking, what’s new in µLEDs technology?
May 07, 2021 by Adrian Gibbons
While adaptive driving beam (ADB) headlights could prevent millions of nighttime car accidents, this technology is currently banned in the U.S. What advancements are U.S. drivers missing out on?
April 21, 2021 by Jake Hertz
Coherent is stirring up a major bidding war reaching over $6.4 billion as companies clamor for the photonics leader.
February 18, 2021 by Jake Hertz
Electrical engineers have been hard at work contributing to the fight against coronavirus—through medical and diagnostic devices alike. Here’s a look at a few "lab-on-a-chip" highlights.
February 13, 2021 by Luke James
From EV charging stations to OLEDs in TV screens, Super Junction MOSFETs can be a useful design option when power efficiency is paramount.
December 09, 2020 by Adrian Gibbons
Engineers are finding ways to innovate face masks with electronics—whether for air filtration, an LED smile, or language translation.
September 26, 2020 by Adrian Gibbons
Micro-LEDs open doors for display technology to be twisted and folded—all while providing higher resolutions than existing LCDs or OLEDs.
September 14, 2020 by Jake Hertz
Although the researchers intended to create an LED for a lab-on-a-chip, they coincidentally overcame the "efficiency droop" and turned the LED into a laser.
August 28, 2020 by Luke James
The 60 volt ZXTP56060FDBQ and the 20 volt ZXTP56020FDBQ are automotive-grade dual bipolar junction transistors (BJTs), each rated at 2 amps.
July 24, 2020 by Gary Elinoff
Researchers at the Paul Scherrer Institute (PSI) have gained insights into a promising new material for organic light-emitting diodes (OLEDs).
May 12, 2020 by Luke James
Tektronix says they've simplified VCSELS testing by combining a high-speed current pulser with a DC source and measurement function.
April 27, 2020 by Cabe Atwell
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 Dr. Steve Arar
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 SPM-VT series meets the high thermal and current demands of the automotive LED headlight environment.
September 04, 2019 by Gary Elinoff
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