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April 02, 2020

Testing Gallium Nitride Devices to Failure Demonstrates Robustness Unmatched by Silicon Power MOSFETs - Efficient Power Conversion Publishes 11th Reliability Report

Electronics -- EPC - EPC's Phase Eleven Reliability Report adds to the knowledge base published in the first ten reports . With this report, EPC demonstrates...

April 02, 2020 03:35 PM

The IoT Of COVID-19

Media -- Semiconductor Engineering - Data from the Internet of Things (IoT) and mobile devices is providing a surprising view on the COVID-19 pandemic....

April 02, 2020 03:23 PM

IAR Systems supports NXP's LPC55S6x Arm Cortex-M33 MCUs

Media -- New Electronics - IAR Systems, a supplier of software tools and services for embedded development, is now supporting via it security tool C-Trust...

April 02, 2020 03:16 PM

STM32Cube Microcontroller Development Software from STMicroelectronics Now on GitHub

Electronics -- STMicroelectronics News - STMicroelectronics is now publishing STM32Cube embedded software on GitHub, the popular cloud-based service, to open...

April 02, 2020 02:30 AM

Advantages of the STOP function for low-noise data-acquisition applications

Electronics -- TI - Power House - Electromagnetic noise is any type of unwanted electromagnetic energy that contains sufficient intensity to distort a signal....

April 02, 2020 02:29 AM

USB Type-C Linear Mux/DeMux ReDriver with Integrated USB-C Detector from Diodes Incorporated Restores Signal Integrity and Reduces Latency

Electronics -- Diodes Inc - Diodes Incorporated (Nasdaq: DIOD) today announced the PI3EQX10612/PI3EQX10312 2-port 10Gbps linear ReDriver(tm) devices with integrated...

April 02, 2020 02:23 AM

Renesas RX13T 32-Bit MCU Enables Inverter Control in On-Off Switching Motors for Industrial and Home Appliances at Lower System Cost

Business Wire -- Renesas' RX13T Group of MCUs enable highly efficient inverter control of compact motors such as fans or pumps in consumer and industrial...

April 02, 2020 01:42 AM

Juniper Research: IoT Connections to Reach 83 Billion by 2024, Driven by Maturing Industrial Use Cases

Business Wire -- Juniper Research found that the total number of IoT connections will reach 83 billion by 2024, rising from 35 billion connections in 2020.

April 02, 2020 01:41 AM

u-blox to acquire IoT Communication-as-a-Service provider Thingstream

Media -- eeNews Europe - Thingstream, a provider of IoT Communication-as-a-Service, announced that it has been acquired by Swiss headquartered...

April 02, 2020 01:35 AM

April 01, 2020

Shielded Power Inductors Feature Low Resistance, High Saturation Current

Media -- PowerPulse.net - Bourns, Inc. has announced 11 new low resistance, high saturation current model series to its shielded power inductor line....

April 01, 2020 11:13 PM

Cree Adds 650V Silicon Carbide MOSFETs and Eval Kit

Media -- PowerPulse.net - Cree announced the expansion of its product portfolio with the release of the Wolfspeed(r) 650V silicon carbide MOSFETs, delivering...

April 01, 2020 04:53 PM

March 31, 2020

SiC and GaN: What's the situation?

Aspencore -- Power Electronics - SiC and GaN are called "Wide Bandgap Semiconductors" (WBG), due to the energy needed to blow up the electrons of these materials...

March 31, 2020 03:39 AM

IoT Connectivity on the Cheap

Media -- Electronic Engineering Journal - "Phone home." - E.T., the extraterrestrial

Bigger, better, higher, faster. That's the usual mantra for electronics...

March 31, 2020 02:59 AM

AD5940 Analog Front End

Media -- eeNews Europe - Analog Devices' ICs feature integrated hardware accelerators for advanced sensor diagnostics

The AD5940 analog front end is a...

March 31, 2020 02:57 AM

March 30, 2020

Cree's New 650V MOSFETs Offer Industry-leading Efficiency to Enable the Next Generation of Electric Vehicles, Data Centers and Solar Innovations

Electronics -- Cree today announced the expansion of its product portfolio with the release of the Wolfspeed(r) 650V silicon carbide MOSFETs.

March 30, 2020 05:06 PM

Engineers 3D print soft, rubbery brain implants

Life -- EurekAlert - MIT engineers are working on developing soft, flexible neural implants that can gently conform to the brain's contours and monitor...

March 30, 2020 04:05 PM

Toshiba's 80V N-channel Power MOSFETs Fabricated with Latest Generation Process Help Improve Power Supply Efficiency

Business Wire -- Toshiba's 80V N-channel power MOSFETs help improve power supply efficiency. Suitable for switching power supplies in industrial equipment.

March 30, 2020 03:32 PM

March 29, 2020

The 5 Best Arduino Projects

Aspencore -- EETimes Europe - Arduino is a network for open-source electronics focused on a technology that is easy to use. By giving a list of instructions...

March 29, 2020 05:02 AM

March 28, 2020

GaN Transistor for Several Power Applications

Aspencore -- Power Electronics - Silicon power MOSFETs have not kept pace with the evolutionary changes in the power

electronics industry where factors such...

March 28, 2020 11:50 PM

Hot EDA Sector Cooled Off in Q4

Aspencore -- EETimes - Global revenue in the EDA segment of the electronics industry grew 8.3 percent in 2019, despite tailing off to weaker growth of just...

March 28, 2020 11:50 PM

Making measurements with your mind's eye

Aspencore -- EDN - Do you ever envy the engineer who has access to lots of fancy and expensive test equipment? Do you ever come across a situation where you...

March 28, 2020 11:49 PM

Cadence Digital Full Flow Optimised to Deliver Improved Quality of Results

Media -- Components in Electronics - Cadence Design Systems, Inc. has announced that the new release of the Cadence digital full flow-proven with hundreds...

March 28, 2020 11:45 PM

PMIC reference designs for Xilinx FPGAs and SoCs

Media -- eeNews Europe - Renesas Electronics has released three easy to use Power Management IC (PMIC) reference designs for powering the multiple...

March 28, 2020 11:44 PM

What Machine Learning Can Do In Fabs

Media -- Semiconductor Engineering - Semiconductor Engineering sat down to discuss the issues and challenges with machine learning in semiconductor manufacturing...

March 28, 2020 11:43 PM

THine Introduces a small package, low power consumption MIPI CSI-2 Serializer IC for Video Applications

Media -- Electronic Engineering Journal - THine(r), the leader in high-speed serial interfaces and image signal processing,...

March 28, 2020 11:37 PM

Gate driver for SiC MOSFETs meets AEC-Q100 qualification

Aspencore -- electronicproducts.com - Power Integrations' AEC-Q100-qualified SiC MOSFET driver incorporates active clamping and

March 28, 2020 09:59 PM

Did you know? The application of impedance tuning can maximize antenna performance in 5G phones

Aspencore -- IoT Times - As 5G technologies and solutions continue to populate the market, RF complexity in mobile phones continues to rise. This is because...

March 28, 2020 09:58 PM

Skip automotive camera module power circuit redesign with scalable PMICs

Electronics -- TI - Power House - Automotive camera module designers have to balance reducing time to market while creating ever-smaller camera module designs...

March 28, 2020 09:15 PM

How to scale real-time control resources and sustain platform development in power conversion applications

Electronics -- TI - Motor Drive + Control - In the space of real-time power conversion that continuously demands higher performance and efficiency, it is critical...

March 28, 2020 09:13 PM

Creating stretchable thermoelectric generators

Life -- Phys.org - For the first time, a soft and stretchable organic thermoelectric module has been created that can harvest energy from body heat....

March 28, 2020 09:05 PM

Mentor's flagship PADS Professional software for PCB design now available for free to students and instructors

Media -- EDACafe - As part of its ongoing investment in higher education, Mentor, a Siemens business, today announced...

March 28, 2020 08:31 PM

March 25, 2020

How PUF Technology is Securing IoT

Aspencore -- EETimes - More IC vendors are beginning explore a device-level technology approach for safeguarding data called physically unclonable function,...

March 25, 2020 06:07 PM

Processors roll for IoT and AI

Aspencore -- electronicproducts.com - Microprocessor and microcontroller makers are delivering improved chips that address power, cost, and security risks...

March 25, 2020 06:06 PM

Oscilloscope cursors complement other measurement tools

Aspencore -- EDN - Most oscilloscopes these days offer from 25 to 50 automated basic measurements with optional measurements for specialized analysis running...

March 25, 2020 06:06 PM

Does your spacecraft flash? Part 2: Introducing the RT PolarFire FPGA

Aspencore -- EDN - In my opinion, a flash FPGA is the ideal, re-configurable, digital on-board processing technology for space applications; it's non-volatile...

March 25, 2020 06:05 PM

Faraday's 28Gbps SerDes IP Now Available on UMC's 28HPC Process

Business Wire -- United Microelectronics Corporation (NYSE: UMC; TWSE: 2303) ("UMC"), a leading global semiconductor foundry, and Faraday Technology Corporation...

March 25, 2020 05:14 PM

Remotely working engineers get free access to OrCAD PCB Designer

Media -- eeNews Europe - EDA tools provider EMA Design Automation announced it is now offering design teams access to a 30 day work-from-home licenses...

March 25, 2020 05:08 PM

Run-time provisioning of security credentials for IoT devices

Media -- eeNews Europe - Client-side authentication is a critical factor for those providing IoT services. One approach to help meet that need-and...

March 25, 2020 04:50 PM

Plug-and-play gate drivers target 4,500-V IGBT modules

Aspencore -- electronicproducts.com - Power Integrations' SCALE-2 plug-and-play gate drivers were developed for new 4,500-V press-pack IGBT modules and are...

March 25, 2020 04:41 PM

March 24, 2020

A new architecture for the provision of secure storage offers higher capacity at lower cost

Aspencore -- IoT Times - The steady progression of semiconductor fabrication processes as predicted by Moore's Law has been beneficial for embedded systems...

March 24, 2020 09:36 PM

First ultra-low threshold continuous-wave lasing in GeSn

Life -- Phys.org - Transistors in computer chips work electrically, but data can be transmitted more quickly with light. Researchers have therefore been...

March 24, 2020 08:25 PM

19 Suggestions for Bored Engineers

Electronics -- IEEE Spectrum - Thanks to the Covid-19 pandemic, a lot of us find ourselves working from home (including all of your editors here at IEEE Spectrum)....

March 24, 2020 07:03 PM

The AI chips race is on - what role will IP play?

Media -- eeNews Europe - In recent years, we have seen the use of artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) expand into a more varied...

March 24, 2020 06:59 PM

Virtual Embedded Event Beats Travel Challenge

Aspencore -- EETimes Europe - With many parts of Europe almost under lockdown and with restricted

travel, attending industry conferences and exhibitions has...

March 24, 2020 05:01 PM

Is There Life After Quarantine?

Aspencore -- EETimes - A lot of us currently in the 14-day self-quarantine period are thinking: "It's just 14 days. Things will get back to normal soon."

On...

March 24, 2020 05:00 PM

Infineon: smart light solutions with the aid of artificial intelligence

Aspencore -- Power Electronics - The use of AI in the local network creates smart light solutions that are safe, yet sustainable and safeguard the user's...

March 24, 2020 04:59 PM

Baking security capabilities into the chips found in modern IoT technologies

Aspencore -- IoT Times - In the latest EETimes On Air podcast, the editorial team chatted about a new best practice within the IoT space: building security...

March 24, 2020 04:58 PM

National Instruments offering online courses free

Media -- FierceElectronics - Responding to the coronavirus crisis, National Instruments has announced it will provide free access to all NI online training...

March 24, 2020 02:34 PM

Researchers find a better way to cool GaN devices

Media -- electronicproducts.com - Georgia Tech researchers

have developed a new bonding technique that can improve the cooling of GaN

devices, which translates...

March 24, 2020 02:33 PM