Car HUD Based Smart Infotainment System

Let us imagine a fine day when you are going with family to a picnic in a car. Music and movies keep the kids entertained. When they need a change of...

Infotronics & Informatics: An Emerging Platform for Industrial Development

The automobile industry is radically transformed by the intervention of emerging technologies in the same field specially by Infotronics and Informatics. This has not only influenced the way automobiles are built,...

Designing Ultrasonic Parking Assistance Systems

To meet modern safety expectations and driver’s convenience, parking-assistance systems have become quite popular. To ensure safety, they generally use ultrasonic transducers to measure distance from nearby objects, which acts as...

Advanced Power Technology Enables Unique Portable e-Car Charger

Silicon-carbide (SiC) power electronics from STMicroelectronics has enabled the creation of "ZapCharger Portable" a small electric-car charging station from Zaptec. The market-first portable electric-car charger with built-in electronic transformer, ZapCharger works with any electric...

GNSS with V2X Ranging Combined to Create “V2X-Enhanced GNSS”

STMicroelectronics , a semiconductor vendor and Israel-based Autotalks, a V2X-chipset vendor, have announced their fusion of GNSS technology and V2X ranging. The new “V2X-Enhanced GNSS” ensures authenticated and secure vehicle localisation for extreme...

Automobiles with Vision: What We Can Look Forward To

Embedded vision technology is based on visual input by using embedded systems. It is basically a combination of two things—embedded systems and computer vision technology. Once limited to minor use, the field...
STMicroelectronics

New 36VOpAmps Raise Ruggedness, Stability, and Efficiency in Automotive and Industrial

STMicroelectronics has introduced two 36V opamps that deliver enhanced performance and ruggedness in automotive and industrial applications. The op amps feature a wide supply-voltage range, stability in challenging operating conditions, and...

New 36V Op Amps Raise Ruggedness, Stability, and Efficiency in Automotive and Industrial Applications

STMicroelectronics has introduced two 36V op amps that deliver enhanced performance and ruggedness in automotive and industrial applications. The op amps feature a wide supply-voltage range, stability in challenging operating conditions,...

Vehicles’ Ethernet Emerging Trends And Challenges

Connected car is the buzz word today. In reality, the connected car already relies on the Ethernet also known as vehicles Ethernet. From infotainment systems and backup camera connections, the Ethernet’s...

Wireless Charger Designs For Battery-powered Devices

Wireless charging is a new technology good to charge almost any device − smartphones, tablets, wireless speakers, mice, keyboards, wearables, digital cameras − and many more battery-powered devices. You can charge a device to...