October 04, 2016
Infotainment solution designed to deliver top performance for harsh automotive environment.
TE Connectivity (TE), a world leader in connectivity and sensor solutions, today announced its new MATEnet modular and scalable connector for automotive Ethernet. The new solution provides the performance needed to transmit large volumes of data for transmit large volumes of data for infotainment, on-board diagnostics and more in vehicles.
TE’s MATEnet modular and scalable connector is designed for the harsh automotive environment and can transmit up to 1Gbit/s. Based on...
October 03, 2016
TI's 4-A synchronous DC/DC buck converter simplifies design and shrinks system size in automotive and industrial applications
Texas Instruments (TI) (NASDAQ: TXN) today introduced the industry's first fully integrated power management solution for double date rate (DDR)2, DDR3 and DDR3L memory subsystems in automotive and industrial applications. The TPS54116-Q1 DC/DC buck converter is a 2.95-V to 6-V input, 4-A synchronous step-down converter with a 1-A peak sink/source DDR termination and buffered reference that reduces system size by up to 50 percent...
September 29, 2016
General-Purpose Microcontrollers Equipped in 24-Pin Compact Package Support Up to 13 Sensors
Renesas Electronics America Inc., a premier supplier of advanced semiconductor solutions, today announced the RL78/G11 Group of microcontrollers (MCUs), a group of small-package, low-power MCUs that will enable users to easily and more quickly prototype and develop systems that support low-power sensor hubs and sensor application systems. Designed to connect to multiple sensors and convert the sensor output signals to digital data, these compact sensor hubs are used in...
September 28, 2016
A miniaturized wireless battery-charging chipset from STMicroelectronics saves space, simplifies enclosure design and sealing, and accelerates time to market for ultra-compact sports wearables, wellness monitors, medical sensors, and remote controllers. The combination of ST’s STWBC-WA charging-transmitter controller and STWLC04 wireless battery-charger receiver enables power transfers up to 1W with smaller coils than any other chipsets in the market: just 11mm diameter coils on the receive side and 20mm for the transmitter allow tinier, slimmer form factors. Power-transfer capability can be...
September 28, 2016
Silicon Labs (NASDAQ: SLAB) has introduced a new family of Wireless Gecko modules focused on mesh networking applications with support for best-in-class ZigBee® and Thread software. Silicon Labs’ new MGM111 module is the first in this comprehensive family of multiprotocol modules based on the Mighty Gecko system-on-chip (SoC) device. The MGM111 module is supported by Silicon Labs’ reliable, secure and flexible mesh protocol stacks and the industry’s most advanced wireless software development tools. The module’s combination of onboard stacks, antenna...
September 20, 2016
Power Integrations (Nasdaq:POWI), the leader in IGBT and MOSFET driver technology for medium- and high-voltage inverter applications, today introduced the 1SP0350V SCALE™-2 single-channel +15/-10 V plug-and-play gate driver. Optimally suited to high-reliability applications in the HVDC and railway industries, the 1SP0350 gate driver reliably and safely drives 4500 V Press-Pack IGBTs and IEGTs as well as other IGBT and IEGT form factors. Based on Power Integrations’ widely used SCALE™-2 chipset, the new driver is equipped with Dynamic Advanced Active Clamping...
September 19, 2016
Acquisition creates a leader in power management and analog semiconductors, and provides a platform for the company to rapidly expand profitability
ON Semiconductor Corporation (Nasdaq: ON) (“ON Semiconductor”) and Fairchild Semiconductor International, Inc. (Nasdaq: FCS) (“Fairchild”) jointly announced today that ON Semiconductor has successfully completed its previously announced $2.4 billion cash acquisition of Fairchild.
September 19, 2016
Electrical engineering is a historical reference to what is today known as electrical, electronics, and computer engineering. It is a broad profession that combines science and technology to design, create, and maintain products and services in diverse fields.
The Field of Electrical and Electronics Engineering
Engineers in the fields of electrical and electronic engineering basically conduct research, design, test, and monitor development of electronic systems and production of equipment and devices used in different industries. They have a diverse range of areas...
September 16, 2016
TDK Corporation announces the introduction of the TDK-Lambda 15W CCG15S series of DC-DC converters, further extending the CCG product family. Operating over a 4:1 input range, these highly efficiency products are enclosed in a 1 inch by 1 inch six-sided shielded metal case. Applications include telecommunications, process control, broadcast, battery powered and test and measurement equipment.