2021-04-13 - Josh Wyatt

Sensors help improve performance of HVAC designs

Temperature and humidity sensors can help improve performance of HVAC designs.

2021-04-12 - Benoit de Lescure

NoC technology opens up new architectural options

Functions in an SoC communicating with each other through an interconnect architecture is not so different from a network.

2021-04-06 - Iuliana Radu

2D materials promise to extend the logic chip technology roadmap

There is a worldwide interest in 2D materials, especially their promise to further extend the logic chip technology roadmap.

2021-03-29 - Prasant Agarwal

Open-source software journey provides lessons for hardware

The open-source software journey provides lessons for technology endeavors such as RISC-V to proliferate like Linux software.

2021-03-09 - Stephen Woodward

Circuit powers off optical reflex sight automatically

This Design Idea presents an improved version of the automatic brightness adjustment circuit used in optical reflex sights.

2021-02-23 - Majeed Ahmad

Securely connect IoT devices to cloud services

Developers can securely connect IoT devices to cloud services like AWS and Azure without being a security expert.

2021-02-11 - Bob Witte

Be careful when using op amps as a comparator

There are many articles about non-linear op amps being used as a comparator, but IC vendors caution against this design…

2021-02-04 - Bill Schweber

They still don’t get older fab process, analog versus digital difference

There’s a risk-and-benefit tradeoff in choosing new parts versus older ones, and this is especially the case in the world…

2021-01-15 - EDN Staff

Generating track masks for SAMP processes

Learn the decomposition requirements for generating track masks for SAMP processes while complying with all relevant DRC.

2020-12-18 - Gordon Lee

Temperature compensation is crucial in real-time clocks

Temperature fluctuation is a significant cause of frequency drift of crystal, and that makes temperature compensation crucial in RTCs.