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
Based on familiar COTS devices, these two radiation-hardened devices are designed to facilitate space-based Ethernet connectivity.
4 days ago by Gary Elinoff
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 SoC expedites the design of smart devices with LoRa and other types of LPWAN IoT connectivity.
January 08, 2020 by Gary Elinoff
This article highlights a few recent products that aim to meet the engineering pain points for harsh environments, including processing, power usage, size, and weight.
January 05, 2020 by Hannah DeTavis
The KU1500 is designed to allow radios to send and receive signals at the same time on the same or adjacent channels.
December 31, 2019 by Gary Elinoff
The module is housed in a 7.5mm × 9.5mm × 1.5mm package and supports Thread and Zigbee.
December 19, 2019 by Gary Elinoff
ST’s STPMIC1 is both a general-purpose system power management device and a companion chip for the STM32MP1 microprocessor.
December 10, 2019 by Gary Elinoff
Microchip's new RISC-V-based PolarFire SoC family is said to provide 50% lower power than competing mid-range FPGAs.
December 10, 2019 by Lisa Boneta
The new SiC FETs combines a SiC JFET and a cascade-optimized Si MOSFET, offering an RDS(on) as low as 7mΩ.
December 09, 2019 by Cabe Atwell
The P348 is designed for transducer simulation and provides carrier frequencies over a range of 0.5MHz to 20MHz.
November 26, 2019 by Gary Elinoff
These recently-released FPGAs aim to use accessible programming languages, withstand harsh environments, and support ASIC prototyping.
November 23, 2019 by Robin Mitchell
Here are some connectors around the industry that can endure harsh environments, save PCB space, and withstand water exposure.
November 16, 2019 by Robin Mitchell
The BMR4615001/001’s input ranges from 4.5 to 14 volts, while its output ranges from 0.6 to 3.3 volts.
November 08, 2019 by Gary Elinoff
There are some disciplines that many call "black magic"—but which is the most difficult field an EE can pursue?
October 21, 2019 by Kate Smith
What's new in RF?
September 03, 2019 by Gary Elinoff
DARPA’s Subterranean (SubT) Challenge seeks to find new ways to cope with complex underground environments.
September 02, 2019 by Gary Elinoff
TDK joins a list of companies who provide test-based models for RF and mmWave components through Modelithics.
August 29, 2019 by Gary Elinoff
This article looks at gallium arsenide, comparing it to other semiconductor materials, and explores how different compounds are used in components.
August 23, 2019 by Gary Elinoff
Learn about SiTime's newest MEMS oscillators.
July 25, 2019 by Gary Elinoff
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