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Inova Semiconductors is Expanding APIX2 “ecoline” Product Family

APIX2

Inova Semiconductors is Expanding APIX2 “ecoline” Product Family

INAP375TAQ transmitter and INAP375RAQ receiver devices are now available as part of the APIX “ecoline” family in 9x9 mm 104 pin aQFN package with copper bonding saving space and cost. lesen...

Smallest Hyperspectral Imaging Camera consume only 1.8 W

XIMEA & imec

Smallest Hyperspectral Imaging Camera consume only 1.8 W

A partnership between XIMEA & imec will enable new opportunities in multi-spectral and hyper spectral imaging thanks to highly compact and low-weight camera solutions. lesen...

Tracing and Visualization of Embedded Linux Systems

Embedded Software Development

Tracing and Visualization of Embedded Linux Systems

Tracing is an important method to detect program errors in embedded systems. Visualization tools lend support to a better understanding of the tracing results. lesen...

Create and release a new standard for the embedded market

Call for participation

Create and release a new standard for the embedded market

The SGET (Standardization Group for Embedded Technologies) is about to start a new workgroup named "embedded NUC" and is calling for your participation. lesen...

Current detection in automotive and industrial applications

Low-Ohmic Shunt Resistors

Current detection in automotive and industrial applications

ROHM has recently announced the development of high power ultra-low-ohmic shunt resistors ideal for current detection in applications with increased power requirements, such as automotive systems and industrial equipment. The new PSR series includes PSR400, which is rated at 4W, and PSR500, guaranteed up to 5W. lesen...

TÜV Rheinland certifies IP500 wireless modules worldwide

Internet of Things

TÜV Rheinland certifies IP500 wireless modules worldwide

TÜV Rheinland has joined the IP500 Alliance as a partner for the worldwide certification of IP500 products. IP500 is the global wireless standard / platform for security and safety applications in the IoT (Internet of Things) landscape. lesen...

The award winners 2014

Best Paper Award/Young Engineer Award

The award winners 2014

At PCIM excellent research in power electronics is appreciated with a Best Paper Award as well as three Young Engineer Awards. Here are the winners in 2014. lesen...

Influence of parasitic components in switching behavior

Super-junction MOSFETs

Influence of parasitic components in switching behavior

The faster switching of the power MOSFETs enable higher power conversion efficiency. However, parasitic components in the devices and boards are involving switching characteristics more as the switching speed is getting faster. This creates unwanted side effects, like high voltage or current spikes or poor EMI performance. lesen...

Toshiba launches Super Junction MOSFET and DC Brush Motor Driver ICs

PCIM News

Toshiba launches Super Junction MOSFET and DC Brush Motor Driver ICs

Toshiba Electronics Europe (TEE) has introduced a new series of high-speed switching type super junction MOSFETs. The new DTMOS IV-H series consists of the TK31N60X, TK39N60X and TK62N60X, and is based on Toshiba’s fourth generation 600V super junction MOSFET DTMOS IV series. lesen...

Analog Devices breaks through the digital barrier

PCIM News

Analog Devices breaks through the digital barrier

While Analog Devices had digital power management solutions for isolated power supplies and power factor correction available in the past, the offerings are now extending to even more sophisticated solutions. lesen...

PCIM continues to grow

20,000 square meters

PCIM continues to grow

The PCIM Europe continues to grow and will – for the first time – take place in three halls. lesen...

Boosting Power Density using Nano-Ceramic Technology

PCIM 2014 News

Boosting Power Density using Nano-Ceramic Technology

Conventional power brick designs face one fundamental constraint: heat dissipation. The greatest impediment to increasing the power density of DC-DC power supplies, for example, is the rate of heat flow from MOSFETs to the ambient air. lesen...

Challenges and opportunities for relays in cross-industry applications

Relay applications note

Challenges and opportunities for relays in cross-industry applications

The electromechanical relay market can be subdivided into three large areas of application, which sometimes differ clearly in their requirements. lesen...

Gap filling materials and thermal gels keeping electronic assemblies cool

Thermal management

Gap filling materials and thermal gels keeping electronic assemblies cool

Achieving effective thermal management in equipment such as consumer electronics, portable devices, automotive modules and power supplies requires engineers to eliminate air gaps between hot components and nearby heat-dissipating surfaces. Understanding how to choose and use materials is important. lesen...

Strong Growth for OEM Module Business

Infrared OEM Modules

Strong Growth for OEM Module Business

Since the highly demanding segment of government and security applications is rapidly growing, Xenics is strengthening its direct sales force for the 'XenicsCores' product line of ShortWave InfraRed and LongWave InfraRed OEM modules. lesen...

Talking in 3D: Discussing and administrating complex construction models via a web browser

XML3DRepo

Talking in 3D: Discussing and administrating complex construction models via a web browser

New software XML3DRepo enables constructing engineers to save 3D objects, change them and administer changes automatically via web browser. lesen...

LED lamps: less energy, more light with gallium nitride

LED technology

LED lamps: less energy, more light with gallium nitride

Fraunhofer researchers have been able to screw the light output of the LED to the top. For that purpose they have developed a transistor on the basis of the semiconductor gallium nitride. lesen...

Service robot is looking closely

Automatica 2014

Service robot is looking closely

Warehouse robots capable of sorting chaotically delivered parts and domestic assistance robots able to distinguish between graspable objects and living areas. At Automatica, Fraunhofer IPA will present technologies for image processing and collision-free manipulation in a dynamic environment. lesen...

Electronics based on a 2-D electron gas

Semiconductors

Electronics based on a 2-D electron gas

A new material could open the door to a new kind of electronics: researchers at the Vienna University of Technology have created a stable two-dimensional electron gas in strontium titanate. lesen...

Measuring wind turbines from a distance

Fraunhofer IOSB

Measuring wind turbines from a distance

The rotor and tower of a wind turbine can vibrate even in normal operation. The analysis of these vibrations plays an important role in development and maintenance. The Fraunhofer Institute IOSB uses modern technology to measure the vibration pattern of the system structure from a distance. lesen...

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Trends and highlights for your bike

Eurobike

Trends and highlights for your bike

27.08.14 - Looking ahead to the 2015 model year, the e-bike market will continue to be dynamic, exciting and diverse. The fact that automotive supplier Brose recently celebrated the start of production of e-bike drives at its Berlin facility is also exemplary of an important trend in the e-bike segment. lesen...

Designing a Better Street Luminaire Heatsink with Thermal Simulation

LED Technology

Designing a Better Street Luminaire Heatsink with Thermal Simulation

14.08.14 - High temperatures can reduce an LED’s light output and cause a color shift and, at the same time, shorten the component’s useful effective life. Heat dissipation design is a key factor in the performance of power LEDs. lesen...

History of the Dev Kit

Development kits

History of the Dev Kit

24.07.14 - Development kits have shaped the technology-led world we know today. Originally a basis for prototyping products and applications, Development Kits are now being used to produce some of the world’s most innovative new technologies. lesen...

Future Truck 2025 Heralds a New Era in Long Distance Traffic

Future Truck 2025

Future Truck 2025 Heralds a New Era in Long Distance Traffic

26.09.14 - The technology of tomorrow is already reality at Daimler Trucks, in the shape of the Mercedes-Benz Future Truck 2025. The autonomously driving truck was presented on the International Motor Show for commercial vehicles in Hanover, Germany. lesen...

Rugged, High Throughput USB to Serial Bridge Devices

Industrial USB

Rugged, High Throughput USB to Serial Bridge Devices

13.10.14 - Exar Corporation announced a new family of USB to serial bridge devices for industrial applications. The XR21B142x family provides a convenient and straightforward way to interface with RS-232 or RS-485 serial networks through USB using a minimum of components and PCB space. lesen...

Daimler and BMW want to charge electric cars

Electromobility

Daimler and BMW want to charge electric cars "unplugged"

16.07.14 - One of the next steps on the way to perfect electric drive and plug-in hybrid vehicles is wireless charging. Daimler and BMW have now agreed on jointly developing and implementing one common technology. lesen...

How to protect a car without interfering with car wires and systems?

Car Security System

How to protect a car without interfering with car wires and systems?

16.10.14 - Car thieves are getting bolder. Naturally they do not stop at beautiful classic vehicles. Since the insurance replacement is often little consolation maybe this new system by Wibou could help - at least in the garage at home. lesen...

Powerful RF Generators with maximum Flexibility

High Frequency Measurement

Powerful RF Generators with maximum Flexibility

16.10.14 - With the introduction of the new signal generator Rigol Technologies enlarges its footprint in the high frequency measurement field. After the entrance into the HF-world with the 1.5GHz and 3 GHz Spectrum Analyzer models, Rigol makes the next step towards frequency generation. lesen...

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