Power Electronics

  • Improving Voltage Reference Stability for Better System Accuracy

    Whenever you measure something, you need a reference to measure against. In an electronic system that measures voltage, you need a voltage reference to ensure that your measured values are correct.

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  • 5G New Radio: Introduction to the Physical Layer

    5G New Radio: Introduction to the Physical Layer

    This paper presents an introductory tutorial to the 5G physical layer and its implementation to support the key 5G target applications of eMBB and URLLC.

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  • Battery Management Systems 101: Powertrain Electrification

    Tipping point for powertrain electrification — (EVs), (HEVs), (PHEVs) — is in sight with modern lithium-ion batteries able to store and use energy in vehicles at higher power density and lower cost.

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  • USB-C Power Delivery: Charging, Conversion, and Emerging Applications

    USB-C Power Delivery: Charging, Conversion, and Emerging Applications

    With USB Type-C solutions gaining critical mass, Embedded Computing Design asks Andrew Cowell of Renesas Electronics what USB-C Power Delivery (PD) features mean for embedded engineers.

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  • Mediatek’s Helio P90 Brings AI to Mobile, Cameras and Gaming

    Mediatek has released its Helio P90, providing the highest functionality and power consumption to mobile devices with its AI processor, unmatched photo quality with AI SoC and elevated gaming.

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  • Maxim’s Integrated PPG and ECG Biosensor Module for Mobile is an Industry First

    Maxim Integrated Products’ new MAX86150 delivers photoplethysmogram (PPG) and electrocardiogram (ECG) measurements for health monitoring from a mobile, battery-powered device.

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  • Embedded Computing Design Launches “Best in Show” Awards at Embedded World

    Embedded Computing Design, the leading global community covering IoT, security, AI/machine learning and analog/power technologies, has announced its Best in Show Awards at Embedded World.

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  • AlphaICs Releases alphaEdge for L2+ Driverless Cars and Autonomous Systems

    AlphaICs has released alphaEdge, powered by AlphaICs' proprietary Real AI Processor (RAP) inference chip.

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  • New OpenVPX Chassis Platform from Pixus Features Multiple Segments

    New OpenVPX Chassis Platform from Pixus Features Multiple Segments

    Pixus Technologies, a provider of embedded computing and enclosure solutions, now offers a 4U OpenVPX chassis platform that features multiple segments for the backplane slots and power supplies....

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  • DevKit Giveaway & Year-End Design Contest

    Digi-Key Electronics is partnering with Embedded Computing Design to launch a monthly giveaway of its partners’ development kits.

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  • Newark element14 Announces Availability of the Official Power over Ethernet (PoE) Add-On Board for the Raspberry Pi 3 Model B+

    Newark element14 is now shipping the hotly anticipated Power over Ethernet HAT for the Raspberry Pi 3 Model B+. This new HAT, announced at the launch of the Raspberry Pi 3 Model B+, enables a...

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  • Five Minutes With…Harold Blomquist, Pres. & CEO, Helix Semiconductors

    Five Minutes With…Harold Blomquist, Pres. & CEO, Helix Semiconductors

    You can’t build an embedded system without power. Plain and simple. Hence, embedded developers need to be up to speed on the latest power-related technologies. The key attribute that needs to be...

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  • Avnet and Newark element14 Join Forces on SmartEdge Agile with AI and Security at the Edge

    Newark element14 and Avnet, along with Octonion and ST Microelectronics, have developed SmartEdge Agile, a low power, IoT ready-to-use device.

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  • Maxim's Buck Converters and Controllers Deliver Smallest, Most Efficient High-Voltage Automotive Power Solutions

    Maxim's Buck Converters and Controllers Deliver Smallest, Most Efficient High-Voltage Automotive Power Solutions

    MAX20004/6/8, MAX20034 and MAX20098 offer low quiescent current, improved noise performance and EMI mitigation for digital instrument clusters and radio head units

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  • Ultra-low power IMU is optimised for wearables

    Ultra-low power IMU is optimised for wearables

    By Nick Flaherty www.flaherty.co.ukBosch Sensortec has developed an ultra-low power smart Inertial Measurement Unit (IMU) specifically targeted at wearable applications. It offers a strongly...

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  • Avnet Accelerates IoT Innovation at CES 2019

    New IoT and AI technology enables rapid prototyping and security at the edge; Music: Not Impossible demonstrates the power of IoT solutions and services

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  • Avnet to Demonstrate Starter Kits, Wearable Tech at CES 2019

    Avnet to Demonstrate Starter Kits, Wearable Tech at CES 2019

    Avnet will demonstrate the Raspberry Pi-powered SmartEdge Industrial IoT Gateway, Azure Sphere MT3620 Starter Kit, its SmartEdge Agil IoT device, and Music: Not Impossible wearable.

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  • Ambiq Micro extends its ultra-low power SoC platform to battery-powered Edge devices

    my step-counter watch built with an Ambiq processor needs a new battery around once a year. The extreme low power comes from something called Subthreshold Power Optimized Technology.

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  • Nordic uses CEVA core in cellular IoT chip

    By Nick Flaherty www.flaherty.co.ukLow power chip designer Nordic Semiconductor is using the digital signal processing IP technology from CEVA in its nRF91 System-on-Chip (SoC) for low power...

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