ZMD AG today announced a cost-effective line driver and level shifter IC with a high-voltage I/O channel that meets the physical layer requirements of sensor and actuator systems used in factory automation applications.
The Dual Cool package is a top-side cooling PQFN device that incorporates new packaging technology which enables additional power dissipation through the top of the package.
One of the most significant developments in the global optoelectronics and display markets over the past few years has been a complete revolution in the value proposition offered by custom technologies.
Maxim demonstrates their smart-grid energy metering system at electronica 2010.
The integration of sensors and actuators into encapsulated multi-chip modules creates formidable challenges to characterizing and controlling process pressure. However, a new measurement method developed by Fraunhofer IZM shows that pressure-indicating sensor film can fully characterize the area pressure distribution on the cavity and on substrate surfaces within a mold cavity during encapsulation.
SOURIAU PA&E has brought High Temperature Co-Fired Ceramic (HTCC) technology to its popular line of Micro-D connectors, providing design engineers with a new connector option that delivers high levels of mechanical performance and superior wire bonding density.
With the principle of a multiple color sensor, MAZeT is pursuing a strategy that bridges the gap between the three-range sensors and spectral measurement devices for sensor applications. The new MMCS6 product family is based on the proven technologies...
Atmel, a leader in microcontroller and touch solutions, announced the new Atmel SAM3N series to expand their ARM Cortex-M3 Flash Family.
Silicon Laboratories introduced what is presented as the most highly integrated car radio tuner IC family, incorporating the entire radio tuner solution from antenna input to audio output in a single CMOS IC.
Power Integrations has launched the HiperPFS family of power factor correction (PFC) controllers with integrated high-voltage power MOSFETs.
Integrated Device Technology presented the IDT3C02 all-silicon CMOS oscillator, which achieves an industry-leading 100ppm total frequency error across temperature, voltage and other factors.
Wi-Fi Direct is a mechanism to add a soft access point in one device so that two different products can form a direct point to point secure wireless connection. Supposedly it will be easy to set up and relatively fast.
Fairchild Semiconductor describes how their various smartphone component solutions benefit the engineer at electronica 2010.
AVX demonstrates the advantages of using their new wire-to-board connectors at electronica 2010.
Seiko Instruments’ Hall Effect Sensor IC’s offer bipolar or unipolar high speed detection and high sensitivity. The output voltage changes when the Hall IC detects the intensity level of flux density and a change in polarity.
Akros Silicon shows off its Power System-on-Chip solution with Power-over Ethernet capability at electronica 2010.
RF Micro Devices today announced the expansion of the Company's RF component catalog to include two new high linearity differential IF mixers: the RFMX0015 and RFMX1015. Both new products are optimized for operation across a broad range of end markets...
NXP provides details their new automotive LED Driver ICs with advanced features at electronica 2010.
XKL announces the launch of DXMOS version 2.2, an upgraded Operating System for its DarkStar optical transport and in-line amplifier product lines. DXMOS v2.2 provides improvements for users including a variety of enhanced support features, including ease-of-use and upgrades.
One key to great performance in a high-speed ADC is the linearity and noise of the input sample/hold circuit, involving a capacitor, amplifier and high-speed switches. To drive performance and speed, the capacitor needs to be somewhat large and the switches fast.
ZMD launched the second wave of its ZLED family of LED control solutions with two new low-voltage ICs designed for battery-powered handheld devices.
In industrial, or data-acquisition projects, designers are likely to confront one or more of these issues...
The Mini Mark is a small portable dot peen marking system designed for both hand held applications and integration into existing and new machinery. The system features preloaded leadscrews and ball slides for machine tool quality performance and durability.
Analog Devices shows off their online reference design tool that aids engineers in creating subsystems to empower their designs.
With the installation of long-lasting LED lighting, Lighting Science Group has transformed the dimly-lit historic sanctuary of the First Congregational Church of Los Angeles into a magnificently illuminated and ultra-efficient space.