Researchers at the University of Surrey have developed a new “ground-breaking” supercapacitor technology and claim that it brings the world a “step closer” to clean energy storage.
May 23, 2020 by Luke James
The engineers claim that their method, which uses magnetism, represents a big step towards making it practical for electric vehicles to recharge as they trundle along roads and highways.
May 13, 2020 by Luke James
What can Melexis' new hall-effect sensor teach us about non-contact torque sensors and electric power-assisted steering in general?
April 20, 2020 by Steve Arar
What are the origins of visual SLAM? and what are some other applications for this technology beyond floor cleaning?
April 16, 2020 by Nicholas St. John
Researchers at the University of Michigan have developed a small and precise gyroscope for navigating and tracking autonomous vehicles and drones without the use of GPS.
April 05, 2020 by Luke James
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
Components like Analog Devices' new digital temperature sensor can springboard us into a discussion on thermal issues—whether they appear in power-supply, sensor, or motor-drive circuits.
March 15, 2020 by Robert Keim
A major priority in the global battery value chain is to eliminate linearity and promote circularity.
March 12, 2020 by Biljana Ognenova
DC motors are ubiquitous machines found in a variety of electronic equipment used in various applications.
February 04, 2020 by Ikimi .O
The TMC7300 can deliver two amps to drive either one or two DC motors, relays, and LEDs.
January 13, 2020 by Gary Elinoff
The new high-torque resolver stepping motor and control circuity is aimed at robotic, automation, and medical applications.
December 12, 2019 by Gary Elinoff
The EVAL-M5-E1B1245N-SiC supports the design of industrial drive motor applications of up to 7.5 kW.
November 07, 2019 by Gary Elinoff
The newly announced Click board series extends the reach of ST's STSPIN motor driver ICs into the Mikroe ecosystem.
October 14, 2019 by Gary Elinoff
The dual N-channel devices offer DS breakdown voltages of 40 V and 60 V and current ratings of 25 A to 48 A.
September 15, 2019 by Gary Elinoff
The TI-RSLK Max allows students to gain hands-on experience building a robot and programming it.
September 06, 2019 by Gary Elinoff
The new SiLabs units aim at the PLCs, relay drivers, and servo motor controllers employed in industrial automation.
August 30, 2019 by Gary Elinoff
From the typical pick-and-place down to the high-precision cobots, industrial robotics are changing rapidly.
August 26, 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
Silanna Semiconductor releases new active clamp flyback PWM controller for power design.
April 16, 2019 by Gary Elinoff
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