Challenges of Radio Test

22 September 2017
T&M
By Darlene Carpenter – Keysight Technologies

Design and test of new tactical and public safety radios is a greater challenge for engineers than ever. Modern advances…

Power Systems for Patient-Connected Equipment

22 September 2017
Power
By by Gary Bocock, Technical Director, XP Power

This paper discusses two approaches for power systems within medical equipment for patient-connected applications. The part of the equipment that…

Achieve higher confidence in your SAS 12 Gbps electrical validation

7 September 2017
Design
By Min-Jie Chong, Keysight Technologies

If you are designing enterprise storage devices, your job is about to get considerably more complicated. Serial Attached SCSI (SAS)…

Avoiding embedded UI development pitfalls: think, prototype and design

7 July 2017
Design
By Graeme Wintle, Director, Bytesnap Design

Smartphones and tablets have changed how we think about user interfaces for embedded systems: the smartphone has given people stunning…

Wearable Solutions

7 July 2017
Wearables
By Nikolaos Terzopoulos Hardware Applications Engineer, Marios Iliopoulos Director of Applications, Panagiotis Rozos Hardware Applications Manager, Dialog Semiconductor.

In most people’s minds, the term “wearable” and the technological aspects associated with it usually refer to devices such as…

Designing Laminate PCBs at Microwave Frequencies

28 June 2017
PCBs
By by Plextek RFI

Laminate PCB technology is now routinely used for the realisation of low cost subsystems operating at frequencies up to around…

A 4-Channel 28GHz Power Amplifier with 4-Bit Digital Phase Control for 5G RF Front Ends

28 June 2017
Communications
By Plextek RFI

An enormous amount of research effort is currently being devoted to developing 5G technology with the aim of roll out by the year…

The Design of A 125W L-Band GaN Power Amplifier

28 June 2017
By Plextek RFI

This paper describes the design and evaluation of a single stage 125W L-Band GaN Power Amplifier using a low-cost packaged…

Capacitive touch solutions for wearable applications

28 June 2017
Wearables
By Nikolaos Terzopoulos, Hardware Applications Engineer, Dialog Semiconductor

This white paper describes available capacitive touch sensing technologies focusing on wearable applications, and outlines the pros and cons for…

The Role of Static Analysis in a Secure Software Development Lifecycle

23 March 2017
By by Bill Graham, GrammaTech, Inc.

When should static analysis be applied?” The answer to this question is fairly straightforward: “whenever code is being developed.” This…