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Atmel to Acquire ADD Semiconductor; a Developer of Power Line Communications Technology

September 29, 2011 12:20 pm | by PowerPulse.net | News | Comments

Atmel Corp. announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Advanced Digital Design, S.A. (ADD Semiconductor), a privately held company based in Zaragoza, Spain that develops power line communication solutions. The transaction...

AMSC Reports Full-Year Fiscal 2010 and First Quarter Fiscal 2011 Financial Results

September 29, 2011 12:20 pm | by PowerPulse.net | News | Comments

American Superconductor Corp. reported financial results for fiscal year 2010 ended March 31, 2011, and the first quarter of fiscal year 2011 ended June 30, 2011. The company’s fiscal 2010 results include previously announced...

Largest Value-Added Opportunity for AC-DC Power Supply Makers

September 29, 2011 12:20 pm | by PowerPulse.net | News | Comments

The emerging Smart Grid will be the source of the largest-ever opportunity for value-added for makers of ac-dc power supplies, according to the latest analysis by Darnell Group. To effectively connect and interact with...

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Multicore DSPs, the key to military applications

September 29, 2011 6:18 am | by Hector Rivera, Marketing Manager, Texas Instruments | Articles | Comments

As signal processing requirements continue to climb in waveform-intensive applications including unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV), sonar, radar, signals intelligence (SIGINT) and software defined radio (SDR), the use of multiple digital signal processors (DSP) cores is a key enabler.

Europe slow to adopt 4G mobile: sector execs

September 29, 2011 5:45 am | by Leila Abboud and Marie Mawad, Reuters | News | Comments

Europe's rollout of fourth-generation mobile networks is trailing major operators in the United States and parts of Asia which are already offering the service to millions of customers.

Microsemi Commends Power-Over-HDBaseT (POH) Standard Ratification

September 28, 2011 12:20 pm | by PowerPulse.net | News | Comments

Microsemi Corp. has commended the ratification of the HDBaseT™ specification. This represents an important milestone for the HDBaseT Alliance, the cross-industry alliance formed to promote and standardize HDBaseT technology for whole-home distribution of uncompressed...

WiTricity, IHI Corp., and Mitsubishi Motors Combine to Develop Easily Deployable Wireless Charging Systems for Electric Vehicles

September 28, 2011 12:20 pm | by PowerPulse.net | News | Comments

WiTricity Corp. (WiTricity), IHI Corp. (IHI) and Mitsubishi Motors Corp. (MMC) have agreed to join forces to research and develop easily deployable electric vehicle (EV) wireless charging systems readily compatible with electric grids which...

TDI Power Hires J. Christopher Viola as VP and COO

September 28, 2011 12:20 pm | by PowerPulse.net | News | Comments

TDI Power has hired J. Chris Viola as its new Vice President and Chief Operating Officer for worldwide operations in Shenzhen, China and Hackettstown, New Jersey. In his new role Chris will be...

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Organic PV: Huge Potential, But Industrial Line-up Needed

September 28, 2011 12:07 pm | by Philip Pieters, business development director Energy at imec, www.imec.be. Posted by Chris Warner | Blogs | Comments

Little by little, organic PV seems to be taking off. Evidence are the many startups popping up worldwide: SolarPress, Eight19, Heliatek etc. These startup companies are often backed up by large (chemical) companies. So clearly there is a belief that

Watch Out iPad, There Are Four New Kindles in Town

September 28, 2011 11:17 am | News | Comments

Millions of people are already reading on Kindles and Kindle is the bestselling e-reader in the world for four years running.

150-Watt Power Supply Offers Level V Efficiency Compliance

September 28, 2011 10:08 am | Product Releases | Comments

PowerGate LLC announced the release of its Skynet SNP-G12 Series of 150 Watt switchers (120 W convection cooled) in a high-density 4.00" x 2.00" x 1.28" open-frame package featuring high efficiency operation, low standby power consumption for

USB Receptacle Brings High Speed and Ultra Miniaturization to OTG Devices

September 28, 2011 9:10 am | Product Releases | Comments

RIA Connect’s AJS17G is positioned to bring high-speed and ultra-miniaturization to OTG devices. At roughly half the size of a mini-B style USB, the AJS17G connector is a surface mount device, appropriate for

LCD Panels may Frame Fine Art in Future

September 28, 2011 7:29 am | Videos | Comments

In today's video we're with Scott Birnbaum, Vice President of New Business Development at Samsung Semiconductor. He is demonstrating the new SAMSUNG SM’ART Gallery Panels.

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Multi-octave frequency synthesizer features fine-tuning steps

September 28, 2011 5:23 am | Product Releases | Comments

The SBC-5000 Frequency Synthesizer from EM Research operates from 700 to 5000 MHz, features tuning steps of 1 Hz, and exceptionally-low phase noise (-95 dBc/Hz @ 10 KHz). The unit is locked to a 10 MHz external reference and offers +7 dBm output power, -15 dBc harmonics and -60 dBc spurs.

Wireless muscle stimulator brings consumers the pro athlete technology used by HTC-Highroad

September 28, 2011 3:20 am | by ECN Europe | Blogs | Comments

Nordic Semiconductor has revealed that the Compex Wireless, the world’s first wireless muscle electro-stimulator – as used by HTC-Highroad, the cycling team of top 2011 Tour de France sprinter Mark Cavendish – employs Nordic nRF24LE1 proprietary 2.4GHz SoCs. The Compex …

DC-DC Converter Generates Two Stabilized Output Voltages for Intelligent Sensor Systems

September 27, 2011 12:48 pm | Product Releases | Comments

From one chip and a variable input voltage of 4 V to 36 V, ic Haus’ iC-DC generates two stabilized output voltages that can be adjusted between 1.5 V and 5.5 V for the compact voltage supply of industrial sensors and small subsystems. The combination of

Mouser Electronics Provides Top Sponsorship of the 2011 Darnell Power Forum

September 27, 2011 12:20 pm | by PowerPulse.net | News | Comments

Mouser Electronics, Inc., regarded as a top design engineering resource and global distributor for semiconductors and electronic components, unveiled its exclusive Marquee Sponsorship of this week’s Darnell Group’s Power Forum in San Jose, CA. The...

AnalogicTech Files Petition to Initiate Arbitration Relating to Pending Acquisition by Skyworks

September 27, 2011 12:20 pm | by PowerPulse.net | News | Comments

Advanced Analogic Technologies, Inc. announced that it has filed a Petition for Arbitration in the Delaware Chancery Court seeking specific performance of the company’s merger agreement with Skyworks Solutions, Inc. and to order Skyworks...

Efficient Power Conversion Corp. Achieves ISO 9001:2008 Certification for Quality Management

September 27, 2011 12:20 pm | by PowerPulse.net | News | Comments

Efficient Power Conversion Corp. has received the International Organization for Standardization ISO 9001:2008 certification for its quality management system. The ISO standards are published by the International Organization for Standardization and available through national standards...

European experts follow satellite reentry

September 27, 2011 10:36 am | News | Comments

ESA closely monitored the reentry on 24 September of the UARS observatory satellite. The Agency's Space Debris Office worked with NASA and international partners in a coordinated prediction and risk-assessment exercise.

The Roundtable - Interactive Intelligent Devices

September 27, 2011 9:05 am | Articles | Comments

This month's question is: Now that today’s products must not only be intelligent, they must be interactive with users and fellow devices over a network. What do you feel the greatest challenge to the engineer is to achieve that functionality?

30W DC-DC converter targets embedded datacom applications

September 27, 2011 5:41 am | Murata Power Solutions Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

Murata Power Solutions announced the availability of the ULS series of open frame, PCB board mount 30 Watt isolated DC/DC converters. With a 2:1 input voltage range of 36 – 75 VDC (48 VDC nominal), these miniature “sixteenth-brick” DOSA compatible converters...

Lockheed F-35 JSF Flight Testing Montage

September 27, 2011 5:30 am | Videos | Comments

Flight testing montage of the Lockheed Martin F-35 Joint Strike Fighter.

GEM Services Announces Joint Venture With Mitsubishi Electric

September 27, 2011 4:49 am | News | Comments

GEM Services announced that it is establishing a joint-venture company with Mitsubishi Electric Corporation to manufacture energy-saving power semiconductor modules in China.

ISPBC Certifies iCONNET SPB EMS Control System by Controlnet Technology

September 26, 2011 12:21 pm | by PowerPulse.net | News | Comments

International Self-Powered Building Council (ISPBC) announced Platinum Certification for the iCONNET SPB EMS (Energy-Management-System) developed by Controlnet Technology Inc. as the core operating system for next-generation self-powered-buildings (SPB). Co-developed with RSI ENERGY...

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