Stephen Las Marias

2022-09-26 - Rohde & Schwarz

Rohde & Schwarz extends signal, spectrum analyzer frequencies to 50GHz

Rohde & Schwarz has extended the frequency range of its R&S FSV3050 and R&S FSVA3050 signal and spectrum analyzer families to 50GHz.

2022-09-26 - Ryan Chen

Managing changing IP in an evolving SoC design

IPs undergo multiple revisions due to evolving specifications and managing these changes as the SoC design evolves can become a nightmare.

2022-09-26 - John Dunn

Sneaky feedback paths that de-stabilize an otherwise stable feedback loop

Loop gain and loop phase tests should always be run at varying levels of excitation to see if the test results match each other at every excitation level.

2022-09-23 - Diodes Inc.

Diodes’ PCIe 4.0 ReDriver extends PCB trace lengths while lowering power consumption

Diodes has strengthened its range of PCIe solutions with the addition of a new high-speed data rate ReDriver device.

2022-09-23 - Nordic Semiconductor

Nordic Semiconductor PMIC targeted at complex IoT applications

The nPM6001 is a dedicated PMIC with six independently-controlled power rails designed to supervise and supply the power requirements of complex IoT hardware.

2022-09-23 - Steve Hageman

Can you trust Class 2 ceramic capacitors?

There are a few other issues with high dielectric constant capacitors (Class 2) that need to be addressed.

2022-09-22 - Microchip Technology Inc.

Microchip terabit-scale secure ethernet PHY family designed for enterprise, cloud interconnect

Microchip has launched a new family of META-DX2+ PHYs for enterprise ethernet switches, security appliances, cloud interconnect routers and optical transport systems.

2022-09-22 - Aik-Moh Ng and Lauren Getz, Teradyne

Test challenges in calibrating power for server designs

An insatiable appetite for powerful processors in high-compute servers drives an increase in MOSFETs, calling for precise power measurements.

2022-09-22 - Renesas Electronics Corp.

Renesas launches RISC-V-based motor control ASSP solution

Renesas has expanded its RISC-V embedded processing portfolio with the release of an MCU optimized for advanced motor control systems.

2022-09-21 - Majeed Ahmad

Old boss is new suiter for Newport Wafer Fab

Former owner Drew Nelson could buy back the semiconductor fab from the Chinese-owned Nexperia.