Improving Quality Inspections for Electronics with AI

11 December 2020
By Vesa Tormanen, VP of Product Management and Engineering, Neurala

Manufacturers face immense pressure to deliver high-quality products. Even the smallest of overlooked defects can render a product useless, resulting…

Wireless Current Sense Circuit Floats with Sense Resistor

10 December 2020
By Kris Lokere, Strategic applications manager for signal chain products, at ADI

Introduction Measuring the current that flows through a sense resistor seems easy. Amplify the voltage, read it with an ADC,…

A New Approach to Software is Needed to Unleash the Full Power of Manycore/Multicore Processing

23 October 2020
By Rolland Dudemaine, VP Engineering, eSOL Europe.

When combined with a distributed-microkernel OS, today’s highly-efficient manycore processors can endow autonomous systems with human-like skills, explains Rolland Dudemaine,…

Include Cleaning in your Design for Reliable Electronics

29 July 2020
By Emily Peck, Senior Chemist at MicroCare Corporation

Good PCB (printed circuit board) design practices are critical in order to deliver a board that performs as intended. When…

2-Axis Solar Sun Tracker

27 July 2020
By Dialog Semiconductor

This application note describes the design of a Sun Tracking Solar Panel System using a Dialog GreenPAK™ CMIC. The use…

LTpowerPlanner: A System-Level Power Architecture Design Tool

15 July 2020
By Henry Zhang, Applications Engineering Manager, and Tim Kozono, Applications Engineer, Analog Devices Inc.

Introduction Modern electronic systems have an increasing level of complexity. There can be a large number of power rails and…

IoT Can Use Wireless Power Transmission

17 June 2020
By Tony Armstrong, Director Marketing for the Power by Linear Group, Analog Devices Inc.

  Background & Introduction The term “Internet of Things” (IoT) refers to the ongoing trend to connect not only people…

Advanced Converters Enable Battery-Powered Medical Instrumentation

13 May 2020
By Tony Armstrong, Director of Product Marketing, Power Products Group, Analog Devices Inc.

Low power precision components have enabled the rapid growth of portable and wireless medical instruments. However, unlike many other applications,…

Noise analysis of precision data acquisition signal chain

21 April 2020
By Maithil Pachchigar, Analog Devices, Inc.

In many applications, the analog front end takes either a single-ended or differential signal and performs gain or attenuation, antialiasing…

A Fully Integrated 3.5GHz Single Chip GaN Doherty PA for sub-6GHz 5G

7 April 2020
By Robert Smith, Stuart Glynn, Jake Greene and Liam Devlin

This paper describes the development of a fully-integrated packaged Doherty amplifier monolithic microwave integrated circuit (MMIC), fabricated on a 0.4…