Industry experts answer the question: What are the best methods to optimize thermal management in electronic devices...
ECN Staff
3.23.2018
10:15am
You gotta love Elon Musk - the man is everywhere. Current Musk projects include Tesla Motors, PowerWall, and SpaceX. Take a look at the drawing...
Paul Pickering, Technical Contributor
3.23.2018
10:12am
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More than 10 percent of electricity is lost in power conversion, even as silicon (Si) semiconductors are optimized to their utmost level of efficiency...
Philip Zuk, Vice President Technical Marketing, Transphorm
3.23.2018
10:09am
What do conveyor belts, assembly lines, medical, energy, industrial/commercial HVAC and refrigeration systems, heavy-duty transport and construction...
Rogelio Castaneda, Design Engineer, Sensata Technologies, and Oscar Rivera, Engineering Director, Sensata Technologies
3.23.2018
10:08am
The emergence of wide bandgap semiconductors for power conversion is an important turning point for AC/DC and DC/DC applications in consumer...
Tomas Moreno, Director, Corporate Development, Dialog Semiconductor
3.23.2018
10:04am
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Today’s advanced technology systems require substantial power and energy for operating complex electronics and communications to deliver...
Scott Ferguson, Xcelion 6T Global Product Manager, Saft
3.23.2018
10:02am
Programmable logic controllers (PLCs) and motor drives use digital input receivers to receive 24 V digital inputs from field sensors, switches...
Anant S. Kamath, Systems Engineer, Texas Instruments
3.23.2018
10:00am
Batteries are an essential part of everyone’s lives. Whether it’s your car, phone, laptop, or remote control, just about every device we take with us on the go...
Jennifer Hooker, Editor-in-Chief
3.23.2018
9:53am
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The Beatles famously imagined there's no heaven, but I'm asking you to imagine for a moment that there's no patents...
Karl Stephan, Professor of Electrical Engineering, Texas State University
2.22.2018
1:40pm
Industrial robots have become the workhorse in large manufacturing and warehouse conveyor environments. When combined with the...
Majeed Ahmad, Contributing Writer
2.22.2018
1:36pm
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One of the beautiful things about fair competition is that it foments positive development. With a few exceptions, almost every major...
Alix Paultre, Contributing Writer
2.22.2018
1:34pm
When engineering-grade resins were introduced in the 1950s, some auto manufacturers were unfamiliar with the benefits of metal-to-plastic...
Ken Glassen, VP of Engineering, Kaysun Corporation
2.22.2018
1:30pm
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The Consumer electronics Show (CES) held every January in the already-surreal environs of Las Vegas is a mind-altering experience that does not...
Lee Goldberg, Editor
2.22.2018
11:54am
Gallium Nitride (GaN) semiconductor processes for RF/microwave solutions have been an ongoing investment and development by military...
Jean-Jacques DeLisle, Contributing Writer
2.22.2018
11:41am
From Harvey to Irma and Jose, the recent hurricane season is one of many examples why effective and reliable backup power is critical...
Rodolphe Boulais and Stuart Lansburg, Saft
2.22.2018
11:38am
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A 2017 Pew Research Center report revealed that 95 percent of Americans own a cellphone of some kind, and 77 percent own a smartphone...
Eric DeRose, Field Applications Engineer, AVX Corporation
2.22.2018
11:34am
When you think of basic necessities for survival, food, water, and shelter are what come to mind. However, I propose that power be added...
Jennifer Hooker, Editor-in-Chief
2.22.2018
11:32am
Industry experts answer the question: What do you see as the most significant trend(s) in consumer electronics in 2018...  
ECN Staff
2.22.2018
11:23am
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Each New Year invites a host of achievements, inventions, and technological advancements. As we enter the early months of another year...
ECN Staff
2.22.2018
11:19am
Those of us who are afflicted with a passion for playing in local bands don’t have the luxury of hiring roadies to haul gear, so we’ve long lamented...
Paul Pickering, Technical Contributor
2.22.2018
11:17am
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Every second somewhere in Europe an older person falls. Falling does not only cause physical injuries like bruises, a broken hip, or a concussion...
Annelien De Geest, Copywriter, ime
2.22.2018
11:15am
Today, RF and microwave systems such as radar, benefit from lowering size, weight, power, and cost (SWaP-C) of systems and RF equipment...
Gergana Drandova, Senior Manager, Qorvo; Anita Pacheco, Research Engineer, Qorvo; Celicia Della-Morrow, GaN Device Engineering Manager, Qorvo; Eli Reese, Technical Director, Qorvo; Matthew Poulton, Design Engineering Director, Qorvo
2.22.2018
11:06am
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The availability of Gallium Nitride (GaN) devices for power conversion is improving, with many manufacturers coming out with catalog parts...
Salil Chellappan, Systems Manager, Power Delivery Industrial Systems, Texas Instruments
2.22.2018
11:03am
The audio market for wireless Bluetooth headsets is growing rapidly. People have gotten used to wireless audio systems, and the mobile phone...
Horst Gether, Product Manager for ACI and ANC with ams AG; Martin Denda, Staff Application Engineer ACI and ANC with ams AG
2.22.2018
11:01am
The first part of the year is usually the time where everyone hits the reset button. A new year is the perfect time for a fresh start and to evaluate...
Jennifer Hooker, Editor-in-Chief
2.22.2018
10:52am
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Cloudification of Radio Access Network (RAN) is imminent and expected to deliver many advantages. Early attempts to cloudify...
Kin-Yip Liu, Senior Director of Solutions Architecture, Cavium
12.21.2017
3:39pm
Like every wireless service, Wireless Internet Service Providers (WISPs) fight for every bit of unlicensed spectrum they can get, as subscriber...
Justin Pollock, Senior Engineer, KP Performance Antennas
12.21.2017
3:34pm
The millimeter-wave (mmWave) spectrum is a key enabler in achieving 1000x speeds for 5G. With the sub-6 GHz bands largely saturated...
Tim Galla, Product Manager, Pasternack
12.21.2017
3:30pm
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With the onslaught of technology and social media, how we communicate has changed. Though the face-to-face conversation still exists...
Jennifer Hooker, Editor in Chief
12.21.2017
3:26pm
Industry experts answer the question: What are some of the driving forces in military system design that will necessitate improvements in battery technology...  
ECN Staff
12.21.2017
3:23pm
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Radar has been around for a long time: in 1904, German inventor Christian Huelsmeyer patented his 'telemobiloscope,’ an early implementation...
Paul Pickering, Technical Contributor
12.21.2017
3:21pm
The military is an organization comprised of interesting apparent paradoxes, oxymoronic semi-stereotypes, and some contradictory anecdotal...
Alix Paultre, Contributing Editor
12.21.2017
3:19pm
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Successful military programs aren’t built on equipment and personnel alone - data has become the new weapon of choice. Achieving...
Michael Van Rassen, Executive Vice President of Business Development, Rajant
12.21.2017
3:17pm
Traditionally, the space industry has been highly risk-averse, due in large part to the high cost of projects. The NewSpace industry, which describes...
Scott Leithem, Services Integration and Business Development Engineer, Keysight Technologies, Inc.; and Richard Soden, B.Eng., Ph.D., Application Engineer, Keysight Technologies, Inc.
12.21.2017
3:15pm
The Department of Defense COTS initiative is an admirable goal that’s proven its ability to save money and reduce delivery time, while still meeting...
Dustin Guttadauro, Product Manager, L-com Global Connectivity
12.21.2017
3:13pm
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Today’s electronic systems are evolving to ever-portable, present, continuous operation devices that work in nearly every kind of environment...
Robert Stanton, Director Technology Omnetics Connector Corp.
12.21.2017
3:10pm
Technology for the military and aerospace industry often faces some of the toughest field conditions on the planet and beyond. Therefore the equipment...
Jennifer Hooker, Editor in Chief
12.21.2017
3:05pm
Automated Meter Reading (AMR) and Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI) technologies are gaining momentum in the water and gas utility market...
Sol Jacobs, Tadiran Batteries
10.9.2017
1:13pm
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High data rates, seamless connectivity, and dynamic information accessibility drive modern wireless systems to continually advance in technology...
Dustin Guttadauro, Product Manager, L-com Global Connectivity
10.9.2017
1:11pm
The connected car of the future will have more options than ever, expanding beyond basic infotainment and navigation systems to offer the latest...
Chris Anderson, CTO, Taoglas
10.9.2017
12:56pm
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