This article continues our series on sampling theory by explaining the importance of oversampling in real-life mixed-signal systems.
May 18, 2020 by Robert Keim
There is a challenge for SoC developers to find ways to navigate the demand of memory in their design. This article looks at how a fourth, or last-level, cache can provide a solution.
May 12, 2020 by Kurt Shuler, Arteris
In this article, we’ll look at additional applications of pressure sensors in mechanical ventilation.
May 08, 2020 by Steve Arar
This article continues our discussion of sampling theory and introduces the concept of aliasing.
May 07, 2020 by Robert Keim
The Nyquist sampling theorem, or more accurately the Nyquist-Shannon theorem, is a fundamental theoretical principle that governs the design of mixed-signal electronic systems.
May 06, 2020 by Robert Keim
This article continues our exploration of frame rate in relation to the structure and implementation of a CCD image sensor.
April 22, 2020 by Robert Keim
This article explores the relationship between CCD readout characteristics and the maximum rate at which images can be generated.
April 21, 2020 by Robert Keim
This article discusses some CAN design challenges, focusing on power consumption and designing with multiple voltage rails in a CAN application.
April 21, 2020 by Eric Hackett, Texas Instruments
This article explains a technique that allows us to incorporate flexibility into the operational parameters of a CCD imaging system.
April 20, 2020 by Robert Keim
This article explores and provides answers to some common questions associated with CAN design and implementation challenges — in particular, signal termination in CAN systems.
April 14, 2020 by Eric Hackett, Texas Instruments
This article discusses a specialized type of CCD that increases manufacturing complexity but also mitigates performance limitations associated with the more standard approach to CCD implementation.
April 13, 2020 by Robert Keim
This teardown looks at the inner workings of the Hitachi SJ P1 Variable Frequency Drive, an inverter for industrial applications.
April 13, 2020 by Nilo Mitra
Learn about the basics of mechanical ventilation in terms of subsystems, control loops, and algorithms.
April 12, 2020 by Steve Arar
This FEQ (Frequent Engineering Question) gives you essential information about the most important and widespread technique for converting a theoretical circuit into a functional physical device.
April 10, 2020 by Robert Keim
In this article, we’ll see that the amount of noise in image data from a CCD sensor can be greatly reduced by a technique known as correlated double sampling.
April 09, 2020 by Robert Keim
This article discusses charge-amplification techniques and explains the characteristics of the voltage waveform that contains a CCD’s pixel data.
April 08, 2020 by Robert Keim
This article covers the advantages and disadvantages of several common driver circuit design techniques for piezo transducer buzzers.
April 07, 2020 by Ryan Smoot, CUI Devices
Learn the key parts of an autoencoder, how a variational autoencoder improves on it, and how to build and train a variational autoencoder using TensorFlow.
April 06, 2020 by Henry Ansah Fordjour
This article continues the Image Sensor Technology series by examining details involved in the movement of light-generated electric charge within a CCD.
April 02, 2020 by Robert Keim
This article looks ahead to what needs to be next for SiC, where it might be applied, and how it could become the dominant force in power.
March 31, 2020 by Anup Bhalla, UnitedSiC
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