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VCC Case studies: From personal flight to solar control panels

VCC have released two new case studies on the versatile uses of their durable, leading edge light pipes. Light pipe for personal aviation flight system communication panel VCC's daylight visible light pipes can be found in any industry or commercial application where human-to-machine interface is needed. View the case study - Custom light [...]

By |2017-03-29T08:36:11+00:00March 29th, 2017|VCC|Comments Off on VCC Case studies: From personal flight to solar control panels

Accuracy in Biometric wearables – Why it matters

This post is from Valencell and the original is available on their website.  The accuracy of biometric wearable devices is getting a significant amount of attention these days. Fitness bands, smartwatches, biometric earbuds and other devices claim that they can measure your heart rate, steps, cadence, and calories burned. Moreover,  manufacturers of biometric wearables are [...]

By |2017-03-29T08:29:47+00:00March 29th, 2017|Valencell|Comments Off on Accuracy in Biometric wearables – Why it matters

Optical Heart Rate Monitoring: What You Need to Know

Our newest line Valencell are global leaders in wearables technology, in product, research and development. In this post, Valencell are tackling optical heart rate monitoring, how it all works, alongside the challenges and design considerations when featuring this technology in a device. They will cover the following: How does optical heart rate monitoring (OHRM) work? [...]

By |2017-03-06T11:42:17+00:00March 6th, 2017|Valencell|Comments Off on Optical Heart Rate Monitoring: What You Need to Know

Ethernet test solutions address growing use of 10Gbps Ethernet connectivity

A growing number of products are now making use of 10Gbps Ethernet local area network connectivity and the step change from 1Gbps to 10Gbps means that simply using a lap-top to generate Ethernet traffic for test purposes is no longer possible. It is not just the networking products themselves that are in need of higher [...]

By |2017-02-17T09:42:02+00:00February 17th, 2017|Design partner news|Comments Off on Ethernet test solutions address growing use of 10Gbps Ethernet connectivity

EPC Development Board Shows the Ultra Fast Transition Capability of eGaN FETs over MOSFETs Giving Superior LiDAR System Performance When Used in Autonomous Vehicles

Ultra fast transition eGaN® FETs used on the EPC9126 can drive laser diodes with high current pulses and total pulse widths as low as 5 ns, thus enhancing the quality of information a LiDAR system will detect, including the accuracy, precision, and processing speed. EL SEGUNDO, Calif. — January 2017 — Efficient Power Conversion Corporation [...]

By |2017-02-06T10:40:27+00:00February 6th, 2017|EPC|Comments Off on EPC Development Board Shows the Ultra Fast Transition Capability of eGaN FETs over MOSFETs Giving Superior LiDAR System Performance When Used in Autonomous Vehicles

From ATS: Integral Modeling Is First Step for ATS Engineers

  In July, Future Facilities, a CAD software company, released the results of a survey it conducted of more than 350 electrical engineers (the link to the story is below) on how thermal management relates to reliability in electronics design. The survey coincided with the release of the company’s newest version of its [...]

By |2017-04-24T13:18:54+00:00February 6th, 2017|ATS|Comments Off on From ATS: Integral Modeling Is First Step for ATS Engineers

Alliance Memory Expands Rep Agreement with ISMOSYS to Include Spain, Portugal, and Turkey

Alliance Memory today announced that the company has expanded its manufacturers’ representative agreement with ISMOSYS, the principal trading division of the Spectrum Electronics Group. Having offered Alliance Memory’s entire lineup of SRAMs and DRAMs in Italy since 2006, ISMOSYS is now the exclusive representative for these solutions to direct OEMs and distributor channels in Spain, [...]

By |2017-02-03T08:19:03+00:00February 3rd, 2017|Alliance Memory|Comments Off on Alliance Memory Expands Rep Agreement with ISMOSYS to Include Spain, Portugal, and Turkey

Axtrinet Ethernet Packet Generators – Your perfect on-desk testing solution

Xentech Solutions Ltd, one of our design partners, has launched Axtrinet™, the Ethernet packet generator focusing on simplicity and back to basic engineering. Designed to meet the needs of ‘Ethernet everywhere’ and the infrastructure behind the Internet of Things, Axtrinet is well suited to Research & Development applications, test and manufacturing environments. 40 Gbps and [...]

By |2017-01-13T09:51:17+00:00January 13th, 2017|Ismosys|Comments Off on Axtrinet Ethernet Packet Generators – Your perfect on-desk testing solution

Microchip Masters workshop days

    Do you design with Microchip products? Microchip Masters workshop days provide engineers with a space to meet other, like-minded engineers and learn and develop across the Microchip product range. Microchip offer their workshops, conferences and training days in locations in the United Kingdom, Germany, France and Italy. Q1 2017 highlights include: Developing with [...]

By |2017-01-09T09:42:53+00:00January 9th, 2017|Microchip|Comments Off on Microchip Masters workshop days

Learn from ATS: The ultimate heat pipe guide

Selection for performance Heat Pipes are often called Heat Superconductors! In this engineering article we'll talk about heat pipes, how they are made, compare them with heat sinks, and talk about performance in various thermal management applications. While reading this article, you might want to refer to this Metal Tubes Selection Guide to widen your [...]

By |2017-04-24T13:19:49+00:00January 9th, 2017|ATS|Comments Off on Learn from ATS: The ultimate heat pipe guide