2021-05-20 - John Dunn

Use a Smith chart for component characterizations

Applicability of the Smith chart also applies to component characterizations, sometimes with intuitively surprising results.

2021-05-07 - James Imber and Tim Atherton

ROSC for neural network accelerator functional coverage

While the RISC (reduced instruction set computer) design philosophy has changed the face of computing forever, this article presents a…

2020-08-13 - John Dunn

Understanding how bimetallic strips work

Bimetallic strips can be useful for making thermometers and thermostats, or for providing temperature compensation for other devices.

2020-07-29 - Global Market Insights

Adoption of Li-Fi systems set to grow

The growing adoption of Li-Fi systems across the education sector is anticipated to propel the global Li-Fi market share over…

2020-07-15 - Susan Nordyk

Wireless MCUs add Bluetooth 5.0 long-range capabilities

A trio of wireless MCUs from NXP add Bluetooth 5.0 long-range capabilities and robust serial communications.

2020-06-11 - Arthur Pini

Use waveform math to extend the capabilities of your DSO or digitizer

See how math operations can be used to extend the functionality of a digital oscilloscope or digitizer.

2020-05-12 - John Dunn

Understand the damaging effects of phase dispersion

A study of AM signals is a convenient tool for showing a damaging effect arising from phase dispersion.

2020-04-20 - Jae Uk Lee, Dr. Ryoung-han Kim, IMEC, and David Abercrombie, Rehab Kotb Ali, Ahmed Hamed-Fatehy, Mentor

Multi-patterning strategies for navigating the sub-5 nm frontier, part 3

Determine the best self-aligned multi-patterning process solution for your advanced node applications.

2020-03-31 - Yoelit Hiebert

DOE lighting workshop explores lighting science and systems

This year’s DOE Lighting R&D Workshop covered topics like lighting for plants and human health, and integration of lighting and…

2020-03-30 - Chang Fei Yee

Influence of transmitted signal drive strength on electromagnetic interference

This article studies the influence of IC output drive strength on electromagnetic interference (EMI) by performing post-layout simulation of signal…