2019-12-23 - STMicroelectronics

Partnership Accelerates Development of Central Control Units

Tieto and STMicroelectronics Accelerate Development of Automotive Central Control Units for Safer and More Secure Vehicles.

2019-12-12 - Rohde & Schwarz

Do you know all todays’ automotive related frequencies?

Take a quick look on some of the common automotive technologies and their frequencies ranges.

- Bonnie Baker

Small, lower power temperature sensors: A cooling trend

IC temperature sensors are now smaller than capacitors.

2019-12-02 - Yoelit Hiebert

Li-Fi: An attractive alternative to Wi-Fi

The wireless communication technology is implemented in a space by way of LED lighting assemblies that include signal-processing circuitry and firmware.

2019-10-25 - Mohammed Tawfik AbdelHafez

The ground illusion: Don’t let it come back to get you

Don't let misconceptions about circuits and their return currents ruin your day, and your design, for there's an exercise to try.

2019-10-23 - Brian Dipert

Teardown: Wi-Fi LED light bulb

After dissecting a Zigbee-based smart LED light bulb, our teardown engineer puts one based on a different wireless protocol (Wi-Fi) under the knife.

2019-10-16 - Kenneth Wyatt

Trace ESD current paths with the HP 547A

The classic HP current tracer gets a new life as an ESD troubleshooting tool.

2019-10-08 - Rajan Bedi

Exchanging design data for PCB layout

With an increasing emphasis on time-to-market, space-industry OEMs need better communication between EDA suppliers and component vendors to ensure schematic symbols, footprints, and 3D models are readily available.

2019-09-23 - Bill Schweber

Sayonara, FR-4

The ubiquitous FR-4 printed circuit (PC) board has served us well for decades, but laminates with better and more-stable RF parameters are needed for the multi-GHz products now being designed for the multi-GHz spectrum, such as 5G.

2019-09-18 - M. Di Paolo Emilio

Low-Power WAN (LPWAN) for IoT long-range communication

With rapidly-growing wireless IoT deployments and the increasing use of existing license free spectrum, LPWAN solutions will experience extensive Quality-of-Service and scalability challenges.