It is remarkable that another year has passed right before my eyes. It seems like just yesterday I was thinking similar thoughts in January 2016...
Janine E. Mooney, Editor in Chief
1.9.2017
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Projects of the future such as the Internet of Things, enhanced mobile broadband and self‑driving cars require extreme mobile network performance...
Meik Kottkamp, Principal Technology Manager, Test & Measurement Division, Rohde & Schwarz
1.9.2017
10:45am
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Industry experts answer the question: With the market for Internet of Things products poised to reach nearly 21 billion connected devices by 2020...
ECN Staff
1.9.2017
10:42am
The Internet of Things (IoT) is on the agenda this month. Since the good folks at ECN didn’t actually tell me which “IoT” they were talking about...
Paul Pickering, Technical Contributor
1.9.2017
10:33am
Obeying Moore’s law, we have observed rapid advancements in embedded devices throughout the last decade...
Joakim Lindh, applications manager, Texas Instruments
1.9.2017
10:28am
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This article shows a flexible R&D coexistence testbed, which combines design simulation with test equipment to evaluate potential scenarios...
12.6.2016
10:31am
This article looks at the types of wearable devices and highlights the importance of the connectivity blocks that power and manage them...
12.6.2016
10:29am
This article discusses the safety mechanisms being deployed in mobile devices, as well as methods that can be used to make mobile device batteries safer in the future...
12.6.2016
10:26am
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It’s an all-too-familiar scenario. We’re at the grocery store, a party, the beach (wishful thinking, of course, since winter is nearly upon us). We glance down at our phones...
Sarah Goncalves, Managing Editor, WDD
12.6.2016
10:24am
I'm finally recovering from a serious case of jet lag after returning home from electronica, the world's leading trade fair for electronic components, systems, and applications...
Janine E. Mooney, Editor in Chief
12.5.2016
11:26am
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For ECN's Nov/Dec 2016 Brainstorm, industry experts answer: When designing products for military applications, what are some of the major challenges you face?...
ECN Staff
12.5.2016
11:23am
Reliable and robust power conversion used to be the exclusive “must have” for mission-critical data centers, internet service providers, and communications industries...
Rajakrishnan Radjassamy and Vesa Jokitulppo, GE Energy Connections
12.5.2016
11:21am
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The Human Machine Interface (HMI) encompasses all the elements a person will touch, see, hear or use to interact...
John J. Pannone, VP Sales, HMI Systems/Key Customer Management, North America, EAO Corporation
12.5.2016
11:18am
As a newly-minted engineer in the early eighties, I worked for several years on control loading systems for flight simulators, which used op amps and other analog components...
Paul Pickering, Technical Contributor
12.5.2016
11:11am
Today, nearly every piece of equipment in a data center has at least one sensor attached to it, and most every facility manager is aware that monitoring systems...
Brian Hanking, CTO of Canara
12.5.2016
11:08am
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A half century ago, Intel co-founder Gordon Moore predicted that the overall processing power of computers would double every two years...
Murata Americas’ Deryl Kimbro, Senior Business Development Manager, and Mehul Udani, General Manager, Connectivity Solutions Group
12.5.2016
11:03am
This article presents methods for ambient temperature estimation for wearable device applications by measuring the temperature gradient from a...
John Gammel, Principal Application Engineer, Sensor Products, Silicon Labs
12.5.2016
10:57am
Optoelectronic sensors typically limit their response to one or more specific ranges of the optical spectrum. Ambient light sensors will suppress responses to wavelengths outside...
Mike King, Senior Product Manager, Advanced Optical Solutions, ams
12.5.2016
10:52am
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Industry experts answer the question: What do you feel are some of the most important applications of 3D printing?...
Sarah Goncalves, Managing Editor, WDD
10.24.2016
2:57pm
The internet of things (IoT) will rely on the ability to place sensors anywhere they are needed. The sensors could be embedded in bridges, scattered across the fields of farms or monitoring...
Emmanuel Gressel, Business Development Director, Wireless Business Unit, CEVA
10.24.2016
2:50pm
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If you're a design engineer working for an industry behemoth that buys components by the millions, it's relatively simple to get some samples or a little help understanding a new datasheet...
Paul Pickering, Technical Contributor
10.24.2016
2:46pm
Moore's Law, as defined by Intel's Gordon Moore in 1965, is the predictive business model that "computing would dramatically increase in power and decrease in relative cost, at an...
Stefan Dyckerhoff, CEO at SiFive
10.24.2016
2:40pm
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We are happy to announce the following winners of the 2016 ECN IMPACT awards...
ECN Staff
10.24.2016
2:35pm
I realized, as I huddled for warmth in my hoodie on this cloudy, sixty-degree day in New Jersey, that summer is indeed behind us...
Sarah Goncalves, Managing Editor, WDD
10.24.2016
2:32pm
User interfaces and services of consumer electronics and smartphones are developing rapidly. In the automotive market, this results in customers having high expectations for HMIs (human-machine interfaces)...
Dr. Dominique Massonié, Product Manager, EB GUIDE, Elektrobit
10.24.2016
2:29pm
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This issue's editor's note, by Janine E. Mooney, Editor in Chief. With all that has been happening in the world these past few months, I've been doing my best to focus on the positive...
Janine E. Mooney, Editor in Chief
10.24.2016
2:27pm
Wireless Mesh Networks (WMNs) are a rapidly emerging technology, forming the backbone of an increasingly interconnected world...
Sol Jacobs, Vice President and General Manager, Tadiran Batteries
10.24.2016
2:26pm
In this month's White Board: Electrical engineers design, develop, test, and supervise the manufacturing of electrical equipment, such as electric motors, radar and navigation systems, communications systems, and power generation equipment...
Janine E. Mooney, Editor-in-Chief
9.13.2016
11:03am
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The Internet of Things (IoT) is disrupting a wide variety of market sectors and applications, ranging from connected cars and intelligent transportation systems to smart cities. This diversity has spawned a vast ecosystem...
Manfred Kube, Head of M2M Segment Marketing and Director Business Development mHealth, Gemalto
9.13.2016
11:01am
Industry experts answer the question: With the rise of each new technology, where do you see the engineering profession headed over the next several years?...
9.13.2016
10:58am
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This issue's editor's note, by Janine E. Mooney, Editor in Chief. Engineers, by definition, are designers and builders of engines, machines, and structures...
Janine E. Mooney, Editor in Chief
9.13.2016
10:56am
Since February of this year, ECN has been publishing weekly stories from you—our readers—on why you decided to become an engineer. Humorous, poignant, (and sometimes a little of both), the following is a sampling of some of the many stories we received...
9.13.2016
10:46am
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Those of us who are of a certain age will remember the days before 1971 and the introduction of the first microprocessor. Intel’s 4004 and its competitors brought relatively low-cost embedded computing to the masses...
Paul Pickering, Technical Contributor
9.13.2016
10:43am
Formula E, a class of auto racing that uses only electric-powered cars, enables a unique opportunity to further development of automotive technologies...
Paul Webb, Business Development Manager, DEUTSCH Autosport Group, TE Connectivity
9.13.2016
10:40am
A look inside one woman's experiences in the male-dominated engineering profession: how she fared, her career and personal successes, and a look into the future of women in engineering...
Janine E. Mooney, Editor-in-Chief
9.13.2016
10:36am
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The 2016 ECN IMPACT Awards are the culmination of a Product Technology Awards history stretching back 60 years...
9.13.2016
10:32am
The smart home era is well underway, and the next big wave to hit the market is voice automation. The humble beginnings of the Amazon Echo have turned into a revolution, creating a huge disruption in the home speaker market that is...
Dr. Arnon Friedmann, Marketing Director, Catalog Processors, Texas Instruments (TI)
9.2.2016
2:28pm
This Editor's Note will appear in the July/August Edition of WDD. By now, you’ve probably seen my work floating around on Wireless Design & Development. I joined the team in May 2015 as Associate Editor and immediately dove headfirst into the...
Sarah Goncalves, Managing Editor, WDD
9.2.2016
2:22pm
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This article explains how building RF systems for 5G and IoT applications can be performed efficiently using accurate RF system simulation and real off-the-shelf components...
9.2.2016
2:17pm
Hello, it’s me. Your new Editor in Chief! You may have seen my face before over on WirelessDesignMag.com or in an epic Engineering Update video (ecnmag.com/videos). I come to you with about four years of experience...
Janine E. Mooney, Editor-in-Chief
8.1.2016
11:08am
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