2020-05-15 - Colin Halladay

How to ace your regulatory compliance test

In order to guide organizations to starting an effective compliance test program, there are a few crucial mechanisms that need…

2020-05-13 - Bill Schweber

Terahertz waves and acoustic modulation: A datalink “Odd Couple”?

Researchers have mixed two radically different forms of energy waves, using laser-generated acoustic pulses to modulate terahertz waves generated by…

- Rajan Bedi

On-board mass memory requirements for the new space age

NAND flash technology offers a potential non-volatile solution to enable future on-board mass memory needs for Earth-observation

2020-05-08 - Tim Dhuyvetter

Improving haptic feedback with piezoelectric transducers

Introduction to piezoelectric haptics provides the pros and cons of each and details piezoelectric transducer principles, theory, and modelling along…

2020-05-07 - John Ryan

The rise of the remote contractor

Over the past two years, there has been a significant shift from ‘on-site contracting’ to ‘remote contracting’. Even before COVID-19,…

2020-05-06 - Bill Schweber

Is Optical Computing in Our Future?

Forget digital electronics: the long-discussed dream of optical computing may have taken another small step forward with the recent development…

2020-05-04 - Jacob Beningo

3 reasons to transition from C to C++

For decades there has been a debate among embedded software engineers as to whether they should be using C or…

- Bill Schweber

E-fuses: warming up to higher-current applications

In many design situations, it makes sense to give serious consideration to an e-fuse in place of the classic thermal…

2020-04-29 - Robert Herth

Selecting the right SSD for evolving embedded applications

Transformation touches every element of technology, flash memory being no exception. Falling prices combined with advances in flash memory have…

2020-04-28 - Stephen Evanczuk

Industry and crowdsource engineering efforts arise against COVID-19

Companies, coders and hardware developers can also participate in to help build the COVID-19 knowledge base and equipment base...