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...

ANSYS Bolster ARM Energy-Efficient IP For Internet Of Things And Cloud

ANSYS has licensed its engineering simulation software tools to ARM, the world’s leading semiconductor intellectual property (IP) company for power efficiency, performance and reliability. The agreement will aid the ARM ecosystem...

COTS Platform is Well-Proven And Encourages the Design Industry

Satish Kumar Gorantla, Sr. Sales Manager, Kontron Technology India, speaks with Dilin Anand from EFY.What is Kontron’s vision for India? Kontron is a pioneer in IoT providing a combined hardware-middleware portfolio with...

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THE HARDWARE SIMPP or Simple Prototyping Platform is an open source electronic prototyping platform used for building electronic...

Optical Smoke Alarm

This optical smoke alarm (Fig. 1) is built around opto-interrupter MOC7811 (IC1) and dual op-amp LM358 (IC2).When...

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Telecommunication is most commonly associated with inventions such as the telephone, fax machine, emails, and radio; essentially...