2020-10-14 - Chang Fei Yee

Study of fiber weave effect on PCB with 3DEM modelling

This article studies the fiber weave effect on PCB in terms of mode conversion and differential insertion loss due to…

2020-10-13 - Victor Khasiev

Add an efficient positive rail to a unipolar negative supply

This article presents a complete solution for a very efficient and relatively simple design for adding a positive rail to…

2020-10-12 - Bob Witte

Explore op-amp differentiator circuits

Differentiation is the mathematical opposite of integration, detecting the instantaneous slope of a function.

2020-10-09 - Jordan Dimitrov

Battery monitor will help prevent excessive drain

This simple battery monitor employs a blinking LED that serves as a state-of-health indicator.

2020-10-08 - Colin Walls

The multicore lexicon: Defining the terminology

Multicore embedded designs are becoming increasingly common. Faced with this technology for the first time, a developer is bombarded with…

2020-10-06 - Bill Schweber

Reed relays switch to new designs, applications

Ancient electromechanical components still have an irreplaceable role...

2020-09-30 - Nitin Dahad

Ray tracing levels aims for clarity with imaging graphics SoCs

With more imaging graphics SoCs using ray tracing acceleration, Imagination Technologies has developed a Ray Tracing Levels system to help…

2020-09-25 - Bill Schweber

Spade lugs and screw terminals eliminate wiring rat’s nest

Completely redoing wiring with old-fashioned, low-tech connectors may sometimes be the smartest decision...

2020-09-23 - Kay Annamalai

Building high-performance interconnects with multiple PCIe generations

Leveraging high-speed serial communication, PCIe delivers efficient point-to-point connectivity and scalable interface bandwidth...

2020-09-16 - Bill Schweber

Consumer connectors get ruggedized

To take advantage of the popularity of mass-market consumer connectors, vendors are now offering ruggedized versions for industrial and other…