Picotest has released a family of signal injectors/adapters, which are said to improve voltage regulator, LDO, and power supply testing accuracy. Increased bandwidth and higher resolution measurements are enabled for PSRR, stability, reverse transfer, input impedance,
Agilent Technologies introduced the M9186A PXI isolated single-channel voltage/current source for use in automotive electronics test applications. The modular PXI-based solution enables testers to
Anritsu Company introduced hardware options for its MP2100A BERTWave series that allow the instrument to support BER measurements and Eye Pattern signal analysis between 125 Mbit/s and 12.5 Gbit/s for measurements on optical modules, cables and
Sealevel Systems announced two additions to the its SeaI/O family of modular I/O – the SeaI/O-530 and SeaI/O-540 digital I/O modules. Offering a selection of open-collector outputs and optically isolated inputs, the modules are designed to interface to
Fluke Corporation has introduced the ScopeMeter 190 Series II handheld portable oscilloscopes, said to be the first four-channel scopes that are safety rated for CAT III 1000 V/CAT IV 600 V environments. The four input channels are
Labsphere has introduced the CDS-5400 and CDS-9800 High Speed LED Spectrometers. Both models are presented as offering reliability, speed and accuracy with a choice of
The LTE test case wizard is asserted to ease the task of generating the correct signals for specific LTE base station test scenarios. An operator of a signal generator only has to
GE announced that its Nucleus™ energy manager with Brillion™ technology will be the first ZigBee®-certified home energy gateway for smart grid communications and home energy management. Nucleus is the first ZigBee device to act...
On December 9, 2010, the Federal Patent Court in Munich (Germany) rendered its verdict on the patent nullity case initiated by Melexis in March 2009 against the austriamicrosystems patent EP0916074. In the first-instance, the...
Power Distribution Inc. (PDI), a provider of mission critical power distribution equipment for data centers, announced that it has promoted Rob Sweaney to President and CEO. Sweaney brings over 20 years of leadership...
Fairchild Semiconductor’s FAN6920MR combines a power factor correction (PFC) controller and a quasi-resonant PWM controller. For PFC, the device uses a controlled on-time technique to provide
InvenSense demonstrates its MPU-6000 Motionprocessor and accompanied MPL 3.2 Motionprocessing library for 3D remotes in internet-connected digital TVs, wireless motion sensing for health and fitness, and pedestrian navigation in handsets.
VTI Technologies has started cooperation with a new distributor in Asia. QuadRep is specialised in components for the electronic industries and will represent VTI's MEMS products in Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Philippines, Vietnam and India.
In this week’s episode of “The Ben Heck Show,” Ben and element14 salute the troops with a military-grade portable gaming system designed for a couple working with the military overseas.
(Imperial College London) Scientists from Imperial College London are developing technology that could ultimately sequence a person's genome in mere minutes, at a fraction of the cost of current commercial techniques.
TDK-Lambda Americas has extended the power range of their digitally-controlled EFE-M series of medical/ITE power supplies from 300W to now 400W. The EFE400M series was designed with Medical and ITE applications in mind.
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In a truly interdisciplinary effort, a team of biomedical scientists and engineers from the Univ. of Houston (UH) and physicians from The Methodist Hospital Research Institute (TMHRI) are collaborating to develop a platform for image-guided and robot-assisted surgeries on beating hearts...
AVX has expanded its porcelain and ceramic dielectric multilayer capacitor (MLC) chip product offering to include non-magnetic termination versions.
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A.M. Fitzgerald & Associates, a MEMS product development firm, announces a new capability to include Silex Microsystems' Sil-Via® through-silicon vias (TSV) in the MEMS prototypes it builds for its customers.
Sensordynamics: new combo sensor detects angular rate and acceleration in all three spatial axes (6dof imu*)December 20, 2010 5:21 am | by Medical Design Technology | News | Comments
SensorDynamics, a producer of one-dimensional and multidimensional inertial and wireless sensors for the automotive and manufacturing industries, is adding to its family of compact QFN40 packaged combined sensors: the new micromechanical SD746 combo sensor with six degrees of freedom...
Each 150 mm wafer produces four times the number of LEDs as the current 3-inch wafers. The transition to a larger wafer size is critical to provide the increasing volume of LEDs required by the lighting industry and ensuring a supportable and secure supply chain.
Recently Hamamatsu has announced a number of silicon-based sensors with enhanced NIR sensitivity.