Building a PC Control System Using Wonderware InTouch SCADA and Allen Bradley PLC

Industrial control systems are always very complex and cumbersome to handle. For electronics engineers, it is becoming very essential to understand the computer control system using a programmable logic controller (PLC)...

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...

BeagleBone Blue Officially Launched, Now Commercially Available

After the BeagleBone Black, element14 (by Premier Farnell) has now made available and is also shipping the BeagleBone Blue that is aimed exclusively at developers working on Robotics and Autonomous Vehicles...

PIR-Sensor Based Security System!

Passive Infrared (PIR) sensor based motion detectors have become very popular for intrusion detection in homes and commercial places. These sensors could be put to use in places like keyholes, kitchens,...

How To Make A Wireless Sensor Node?

In many applications, harvesting of ambient energy sources becomes a necessity.  Wireless sensor nodes are thus becoming increasingly widespread these days for monitoring and recording parameters like temperature, humidity and pressure at diverse...
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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....

LoRaWAN: One Small Step in Data Transmission, A Giant Leap for IoT

There was once a time, when we were happy with being able to share images and video clips via Bluetooth at 64 Kbps speeds, and filled with wonder in amazement at...

Robots And Automation In India: Healthcare, Medicine, More Set To Get A Shot In...

It has nowadays become a norm for all major hospitals to advertise, and even use, Robotics and related applications in complicated surgeries. This trend seems to be slowly catching up in...

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...
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Testing Silicon, Automatically

Electronics revolution has been a very interesting one. You have lightning fast connectivity, crystal clear displays, blazing fast processors, all in a handheld device. A major part in the device however...