2016-08-22 - Velodyne

Ford, Baidu bankroll LiDAR sensor tech acceleration

The investment will allow Velodyne to rapidly expand the design and production of high performance, cost effective automotive LiDAR sensors.

2016-08-22 - Murata

Surface-mounted DC-DC converters comply with AEC-Q standards

The product uses an isolating sheet type transformer instead of a photocoupler, realising a compactness, reliable and high dielectric strength.

2016-08-10 - Integrated Device Technology

IDT’s Penang site gets certified for auto-component mfg

The new Penang automotive backend production floor joins the IDT Automotive Centre of Excellence of ZMD AG in Germany.

2016-07-31 - None

Sony negotiates sale of battery business to Murata

Selling a portion of the battery unit marks a reversal for Sony, the first company to launch a Li-ion battery…

2016-07-28 - Allegro MicroSystems

Sensor IC features reverse battery protection at 1mm package

Temperature compensation for the A1367 device is done with integrated EEPROM technology, while maintaining a 240kHz bandwidth analogue signal path.

2016-07-18 - Vishay Intertechnology

Capacitors improves vibration resistance to 50g

The AEC-Q200-qualified capacitors feature low impedance down to 18mΩ at 100 kHz for better filtering, and long useful life to…

2016-07-07 - Steve Taranovich

Are processor algorithms key to safe self-driving cars?

Sensor electronics combined with better and refined software algorithms will ultimately enable a safe, fully autonomous vehicle within the next…

2016-07-07 - Steve Taranovich

Are processor algorithms key to safe self-driving cars?

Sensor electronics combined with better and refined software algorithms will ultimately enable a safe, fully autonomous vehicle within the next…

2016-06-27 - On Semiconductor

Sensorless 3-phase motor controller eliminates need for MCU

The LV8907UW requires no programming, as key parameters and functions can be configured via SPI interface and stored in embedded…

2016-06-22 - Intersil

12-cell battery pack monitor protects hybrid, EV systems

The ISL78610 can be used as a standalone battery-pack monitor or as a redundant back-up device when combined with the…