Energy Saving Pump Automation For Efficient Ground Water Use

Earth is called the blue planet for a definite reason --about seventy per cent of it is covered by water.However, just roughly ten percent of it is potable. With cities around...

Moving From Traditional to a Connected Factory

We hear a lot about the massive productivity increase that completely automated and connected factories can deliver over the existing setup. This talk by Dilin Anand of EFY with senior executives...

Controlling 3-Phase Induction Motors Using VFD And PLC

Various automation processes in the industry need control of AC induction motors using AC drives. Presented here is a robust system for switching on/off, varying the speed and direction of rotation...

Ethernet POWERLINK on an Altera FPGA in 5 Easy Steps

Many Indian OEMs and device manufacturers are looking at incorporating Ethernet POWERLINK technology in their devices to achieve higher performance, throughput and accuracy at the same time a lowest total cost...

Second Generation FlightSense Technolgy In World’s Smallest ToF Sensor

STMicroelectronics recently launched another Time-of-Flight (ToF) ranging sensor with the second generation of its FlightSense technology, as the VL53L0X laser-ranging sensor. The VL53L0X extends the ToF measurement range to two meters, and is accurate to within...
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Miniaturising The Radio Front-End With An Even Smaller SPDT Switch

While designing basic robots, we carefully considered the switch for handling the controls. Even though, all the robot did was move front and back, the switch selection and understanding was a fight...
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Sensor-less, Auto-tune And Integration Features Marking Development In Motors

When we talk about power applications, higher power efficiency is always the guiding factor for new technology trends. The power of electric motors is in the range of milliWatts to Megawatts....

Complex Product Development and the Internet of Things

Pause and think about the now ubiquitous smartphone for a moment. Our smartphones have revolutionized how we communicate, shop, socialize and work. Now think about the rising complexity in product development...

Mana – a Knowledge-based Artificial Intelligence Platform

Infosys has launched Infosys Mana, a platform that brings machine learning together with the deep knowledge of an organisation, to drive automation and innovation – enabling businesses to continuously reinvent their system landscapes. Mana, with...
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Extremely Small Magnetic Sensors From AMS

Austria based AMS AG have developed two magnetic position sensor chips, in automotive safety compliant sensors developed using the automotive industry’s programme for ISO26262 safety compliance. The AS5170 and AS5171 sensors...

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LM386 Audio Amplifier

Here is a simple audio amplifier circuit built around 8-pin integrated circuit LM386. The author’s prototype is...

Challenges Faced In Designing ‘Approved’ Medical Devices In India

The medical device industry in India is fairly new. According to Infosys, around 75 per cent of...

TV Remote becomes an RF Remote

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In this video, the author will show you how he used the popular nRF24L01+ RF IC to...

National Connectivity Via LoRaWAN In Just Eight Months

Google trends graph shows a rapid increase in the search for Long Range Wide Area Network (LoRaWAN)...

Wireless Digital Thermometer For Multiple Sensors

A lot of remote sensing thermometers have a problem with measuring more than one temperature at a...