Provided in standard SO-8 and high power dissipation exposed pad SO-8 packages, the AL9910 high brightness LED driver from Diodes Incorporated will support universal AC input voltages from 85 V to as high as 265 V. For interior and exterior off-line lighting products, the exposed pad SO-8 variant in particular helps
iWatt, Inc., announced two primary-side-regulated, leading- and trailing-edge-dimmable, AC/DC digital PWM controllers targeting 100 V/230 VAC offline LED lighting applications. Designed for isolated or non-isolated LED drivers used in incandescent replacement lamps including
Pelican Imaging Corporation announced that it has developed the first prototype array camera for mobile devices. In addition, the company has announced its Technical Advisory Board that is comprised of three leading experts in computational imaging. The members are
International Rectifier today announced the expansion of the company’s offering of high reliability Schottky rectifiers in accordance with the Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) Land and Maritime Qualified Products List (QPL) for space applications...
Thermex thin sensor film can be used in virtually any application to test and monitor heated contacting surfaces from 200° to 300°F (93° to 149°C). It can be used alone or in conjunction with Fuji Prescale pressure indicating film
In this episode of the Tinker's Toolbox we talk to Sherif Hanna of Atmel about their the maXTouch E Series of single-chip capacitive touchscreen controllers for touchscreens from 2 to 12 inches, a sweet spot in the tablet device category.
The first full-duration simulation of a manned voyage to Mars has reached a major milestone: the ‘spacecraft’ yesterday ‘arrived’ at Mars after 244 days of virtual interplanetary flight. Three crewmembers will ‘land’ on Mars on 12 February and make three sorties onto simulated martian terrain.
PR 05-2011 After more than eight months ‘flying’ to the Red Planet, the isolated Mars500 crew will finally take their first steps onto a mock-Mars surface on 14 February – and members of the news media can apply now for ringside seats.
Integrated Product Management: New approach to software tools and processes for the systems engineerFebruary 8, 2011 7:43 am | by Steve Shoaf, IBM Rational | Articles | Comments
The demand for smarter products is driving manufacturers and service providers to look for new, innovative ways to differentiate their products and enable them to be easily configurable for highly individualized usages. However, because most manufacturers now rely on a global network of design partners and suppliers to create highly sophisticated products...
SL Industries expanded its AULT brand line of PoE injector products with the addition of the high-power PENT1080 Series capable of supporting data transfer rates of up to one gigabit. The new series accepts AC-DC universal input
Power Sources Unlimited, Inc. announced the LD015D Series AC-DC constant current LED driver power supply. Fully potted and suitable for dry and damp locations, this supply addresses UL1310 Class 2 Safety Standards (110 VAC) or
Martek Power introduced a DC/DC converter designed to satisfy the majority of rolling stock DC power applications with a single unit. As a result, users are able to specify the same power supply
XP Power announced the launch of the ECP150 Series of compact open frame 150-W AC-DC power supplies. Measuring 4 x 2 x 1.26 inches (101.6 x 50.8 x 32 mm) and with a power density of
TDK-Lambda Americas has added to its line of AC-DC medical, ITE (information technology equipment), and industrial power supplies. The single-output CSS500 Series of 360 W to 500 W supplies accepts a
Anderson Power Products (APP) introduced the SPEC Pak Extreme connector. These connectors are asserted to increase the power handling capability of the SPEC Pak series to 320 A. This is achieved by using one of the four individual insert holders that offer
Automation Systems Interconnect introduced a line of high current DIN rail mounted circuit breakers. The NDM1-125 Series is rated up to 125 A, is UL1077 Recognized for use as supplemental protectors, is available in 1-, 2- and 3-pole versions and can
CSR’s high performance µEnergy platform has been selected by Bluegiga Technologies for its new BLE211 Bluetooth low energy OEM module. Targeting sensors and accessories requiring ultra-low-power connectivity...
CUI, Inc. added a 6 W model to its open frame AC-DC power supply line. With the latest offering, the VOF Series covers a range of power from 6 W through 80 W. The series is suited for consumer, industrial, and ITE applications. All units are
Mersen launched a UL 2579-listed range of dedicated photovoltaic fuses ? the Helio Protection fuse line, which includes the HP6M, HP10M, and HP6J. This photovoltaic fuse line provides
Bel Power announced the expansion of its VRPx Series of SIP (single inline package) footprint POL (point-of-load) converters to include 30-A, 90-A, 100-A, 110-A and 120-A modules. Operating at efficiencies of up to 95 percent over a wide input range of 4.5 V to 13.8 V, the open-frame series offers
GlobTek’s GT-41132 Series of desktop style power supplies with IEC 60320/ C6 or C8 inlets have double-enforced insulation mechanical configurations and regulated output voltage from: 12 V to 24 VDC in 0.1-V increments. They provide up to 60 W of continuous output power. The style enclosed power supplies are
Alcatel-Lucent announced lightRadio, a breakthrough in mobile and broadband infrastructure that streamlines and radically simplifies mobile networks.
In a similar vein of the brouhaha in the news about Taco Bell's meat product, Intel's new WiDi-2 Intel Wireless Display seems to be a case of taking some liberties with the technologies' naming
A Northrop Grumman video of the Feb 4 first flight of the US Navy's X-47B unmanned combat air system demonstrator from Edwrads AFB, Calif.