2021-06-22 - Robert Heider

Fixing a quantization error for a micro encapsulation product

The signal used to control the mass flow rate of a machine in a micro encapsulation process sets the output…

2021-06-16 - Bill Schweber

The challenge of keeping solar panels free from dust

Keeping the surfaces of photovoltaic solar panels free of unavoidable dust is a multifaceted challenge with no simple solution.

2021-06-15 - Kenneth Wyatt

Simulating radiated emissions on the bench

This successful trick can be used to simulate radiated emissions on the bench.

2021-06-11 - Vikram Sundaram, Texas Instruments

Battery monitoring is critical for EV safety

The proliferation of e-scooters underscores the need for new battery management schemes.

2021-06-10 - Anthony T. Huynh

A compact, easy-to-use negative output DC-DC solution

A new breed of highly-integrated devices addresses the deficiency of external level shifter circuits to offer a negative output DC-DC…

2021-06-03 - Jeff Smoot

DC fans for forced-air convection cooling

DC fans provide forced-air convection cooling and offer a range of options for better monitoring, control, and management of cooling.

2021-05-19 - Richard Quinnell

Reference designs ease development of IoT energy-harvesting systems

Developers are increasingly able to access reference designs and off-the-shelf systems for IoT energy harvesting.

2021-05-18 - Bill Schweber

DC/DC controller incorporates active filtering of switching noise

A new DC/DC controller incorporates active filtering of switching noise on a DC power rail into its basic design.

2021-04-20 - Glenn Weinreb

Make buildings smarter by networking processors with common software

To make buildings smarter, one could place a tiny processor at every location and network them together using common software.

2021-04-15 - Andy Radosevich

Dual linear regulator for digital IC power enables on-the-fly output adjustment and dynamic headroom optimization

The LT3072 dual 2.5A linear regulator meets the challenging needs of digital IC power while allowing hardware-independent output voltage adjustments.