How Advanced Precision Motors Empower The IOT and Industry 4.0

12 October 2018
By Walter Smith, Sensata Technologies

Electric motors have been around for over a century (the electric trolley has existed since the late 19th Century), but…

Regulated Capacitive Charge Pump with Programmable Output and Powerdown using GreenPAK

10 October 2018
By Dialog Semiconductor

Many battery powered applications in the IoT market require additional voltage levels for powering specific interface circuits, sensors, etc. This…

Active Bridge Rectifiers Reduce Heat Dissipation within PoE Security Cameras

9 October 2018
By Ryan Huff, PoE Applications Engineer, Analog Devices Inc.

Power over Ethernet (PoE) has been embraced by the video surveillance industry as a solution to an age-old problem: complicated…

Plextek RFI closes the gap between measured and modelled MMIC performance

19 September 2018
By Plextek RFI

This white paper reviews some recent MMIC designs carried out by Plextek RFI that demonstrate how highly accurate MMIC performance…

Achieving smooth and fast startup of a sensorless BLDC motor using a microcontroller for initial position detection

6 September 2018
By Renesas

Brushless DC motors featuring low noise and high durability are extensively used in many fields, including industrial applications, automobiles, and…

Neural Networks – Helping Machines to Understand What They See

16 August 2018
Design
By Mark Patrick, Mouser Electronics

Human vision is incredibly powerful. Using our two eyes and our brain, we are able to distinguish objects, perceive depth…

A Contactless Rotary Encoder

14 August 2018
Switches
By Jozef Froniewski, Applications engineer at Dialog Semiconductor

How to design a high reliability rotary switch or encoder using a Dialog GreenPAK. This switch design is contactless, and…

Innovative Power Solutions for Transportation Systems

9 August 2018
Power
By Tony Armstrong Director of Product Marketing Power by Linear Group, Analog Devices Inc.

Transportation System Needs Transportation systems can have input voltage ranges up to 14V (single battery automotive), 28V (dual battery trucks,…

Music to your ears: New transducers meet electrostatic headphones

19 April 2018
Audio
By COMSOL inc

Despite their high quality and accurate audio reproduction, electrostatic speakers can be prohibitively expensive, sometimes fragile and until recently, were…

Analog Clock Motor Driver

16 April 2018
Design
By Dialog Semiconductor

Even in a digital world, classic analog clocks have a timeless style that is here to stay.  We can use…