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…

High Efficiency, High Density PSM μModule Regulator with Programmable Compensation

20 March 2020
By Haihua Zhou, Jian Li, and Simon Tian, Analog Devices, Inc.

  FPGA boards, as well as prototype, testing, and measurement applications demand versatile and high density power solutions. The LTM4678…

Why ‘first time’ prototype builds can be a very frustrating stop-start and time consuming process!

7 February 2020
By Pete Joburn, Principal Engineer, Smart Made Simple

One of the biggest issues for a manufacturer with any new prototype product build is the limited numbers of PCB’s…

High Efficiency, 20 A, Monolithic Silent Switcher 2 Regulator for SoC and Microprocessor Applications

24 January 2020
By Zhongming Ye, Analog Devices inc

Power budgets continually rise for advanced SoC  solutions used in industrial and automotive systems. Each successive SoC generation adds power…

Designing with reed relays – Beyond the datasheet

7 November 2019
By Keith Moore, CEO, Pickering Electronics

For many switching applications, reed relays remain the superior solution; their small size, high isolation resistance, hermetically sealed contact surfaces…

Broadband (2-18GHz) GaN PA Design

29 October 2019
By Plextek RFI

GaN technology can be used to realise broadband microwave power amplifiers with output power levels of around 5 times those…