Analog Devices, Inc. today introduced a series of highly integrated RF/IF variable gain amplifiers (VGAs). ADI’s new ADL5201, ADL5202, ADL5240 and ADL5243 variable gain amplifiers offer breakthrough levels of integration—combining up to four discrete RF/IF blocks into a single device.
New MSA series of glass encapsulated Spark Gap devices are now available from Meritek Electronics Corporation. The MSA family of products offers excellent performance at very reasonable cost for most overvoltage applications.
New MVS series Surface Mount MOV’s are now available from Meritek Electronics Corporation. The MVS family of products offers case sizes from 0402 all the way up to 4032 with an excellent array of varistor voltages and energy ratings.
DKN Research, a leading engineering firm specializing in micro electronics and packaging technology, unveiled a new concept to create the industry’s thinnest connectors for high density substrates.
New MCH series of high voltage (500 VAC) Ceramic disc capacitors is now available from Meritek Electronics Corporation. This new series of capacitors is aimed directly at the “Smart Grid” market where advanced electronics are being coupled with new metering and monitoring features.
Aerotech’s ANT95-R and ANT130-R direct-drive rotary stages are part of Aerotech’s nano Motion Technology product line. They offer unprecedented in-position stability (0.005 arc sec) and incremental motion (0.01 arc sec) using unique direct-drive technology...
A description of the Mamba EBX SBC with Intel Core 2 Duo at the 2010 Embedded Systems Conference in Boson at the Versalogic Booth.
W. L. Gore & Associates has introduced the next generation in cable technology for high data-rate applications. This technology consists of a new differential cable design with lower SCD21 (differential-to-common-mode conversion) and a very high level of signal fidelity.
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Cellular networks use a surprisingly large amount of power: approximately 2% of UK energy - about the same as aviation. Yet while greenhouse emissions of flying are very public/controversial, the wireless energy use is less visible.
This Xilinx demo of an on-chip interconnect standard at the 2010 Embedded Systems Conference in Boston uses a Xilinx Virtex-6 FPGA and multiple video steams.
Incandescents may be given a stay of execution. Last week, U.S. Reps. Joe Barton (R-Texas), Michael Burgess (R-Texas), and Marsha Blackburn (R-Tenn) introduced legislation designed to repeal the incandescent light bulb ban.
Express Logic announced the integration of the ?SSL Security Stack from Cypherbridge Systems, a standards-based solution for chip-to-chip and chip-to-server interoperabilty across wired and wireless networks.
Here's a demo of an NXP motor control development platform at the 2010 Embedded Systems Conference in Boston
Maxim Integrated Products introduces the MAX9622, a precision operational amplifier with high gain bandwidth. This op amp employs a unique autotrimming technique to precisely calibrate the input-offset voltage (Vos) on power-up.
STI Electronics, Inc., a full service organization providing training, electronic and industrial distribution, consulting, laboratory analysis, prototyping, and small- to medium-volume PCB assembly, announces that its BGA Reballer Kit allows components to be reused.
Allegro MicroSystems, Inc. announces a new dual-phase DCM interleaved PFC controller IC targeted at the telecom, server, home appliance and industrial markets. Allegro’s SSC2101S is designed specifically for active power factor correction (PFC) converters.
The Challenge: To rapidly develop an autonomous robotic system to perform complex tasks quickly and accurately for the Field Robot Event 2010 competition with team members of various programming skill levels.
NKK Switches today announced the availability of the KP Series of illuminated miniature pushbutton switches. The series provides design engineers with an array of options that enhance and complete front panels needing an innovative and modern look and feel.
RedMere has announced the introduction of the second generation long cable module, the MEA1691, at CEDIA EXPO 2010. The MEA1691 is a compact HDMI 1.4 certificated 10.2Gbps booster module that guarantees interoperability and is future proofed for 3D-ready applications.
Microsemi announced that its ASIC design services group has developed a device for smart metering applications that integrates all power-management functions into one application-specific integrated circuit (ASIC). The device is the first of a planned family of both custom and standard products...
Green Hills Software today announced operating system, middleware and multicore development tool support for NetLogic Microsystems’ industry-leading XLP family of multicore, multi-threaded processors. Green Hills Software’s comprehensive portfolio of optimized software solutions...
Dell shows off its first targeted entry into the industrial computing space at the 2010 Boston Embedded Systems Conference.
Dawn VME Products announces its CCE-3VX4 ruggedized 4 slot conduction cooled enclosure for VPX 3U modules.
Eduard Karpov, University of Illinois at Chicago assistant professor of civil and materials engineering, just received a grant from the National Science Foundation to develop a new battery he is calling a catalothermionic generator.