2022-04-15 - Oleksandr Lek

How to create a bidirectional I2C to SPI bridge

Many devices interact via the I2C and SPI data protocols. This article shows how to convert between these two protocols…

2022-04-01 - Don Dingee

The truth about resolution in 32-bit A/D converters

Here's a quick overview of what design engineers need to know about making analog-to-digital converters (ADCs) work as expected in…

2022-02-16 - Microchip Technology Inc.

Microchip expands family of space-grade power converters with 28V devices

Microchip has expanded its space-grade DC-DC power converter family with new 28V-input, 50W radiation-tolerant options.

2022-02-11 - Frederik Dostal, Analog Devices Inc.

Voltage conversion at low energy levels

This article will introduce a new class of DC-to-DC converters that is ideal for battery-operated systems.

2022-01-28 - Efficient Power Conversion Corp.

EPC reference design board powered by ePower chipset

The EPC9170 is a 2kW, two-phase 48V–14V bidirectional converter that operates with 96.8% peak efficiency in a small footprint.

2022-01-25 - Rob Reeder

A close look at active vs. passive RF converter front-ends

Here is a detailed review of the advantages and disadvantages of amplifier-based active and balun-based passive designs for RF front…

2022-01-24 - Majeed Ahmad

Data converter IPs bolster presence in SoC designs

Data converter IP suppliers are cobbling strategic relationships with SoC designers while qualifying their offerings for foundry processes.

2021-12-27 - Martina Mincica and Alice O'Keeffe

How to successfully calibrate an open-loop DAC signal chain

This article outlined some of the main causes of error in a DAC signal chain, and two methods of calibration…

2021-12-20 - Don Dingee

How to assist ADCs with external analog drivers

Three situations call for assisting A/D converters with external analog drivers: small signals, noisy signals, and faster signals.

2021-12-07 - Texas Instruments Inc.

TI ADC pushes data-acquisition performance higher

TI's latest 24-bit wideband ADCs deliver industry-leading signal-measurement precision at wider bandwidths than competing devices.