How To Design Smart Water/Gas/Heat Meters?

Smart flow meters help improve the water and heat metering accuracy by an order of magnitude compared to traditional meters. Traditional mechanical flow meters measure water and heat usage using mechanical...
Medical robot

Medical Robots Making Way for Improved Operations

Sushruta has been dubbed as the father of surgery for writing one of the most detailed and ancient account of surgical processes. The sushruta samhita, works as a guideline for ayurvedic...

IC Fabrication: Increasing Transistors, Reducing Fin Size

We are moving to a world which wants everything small except profits. We have small computers on our wrists, which we smartly call a smartwatch. Then we have the smart glasses,...
high-voltage converters

High-Voltage Converters Enable Ultra-Low-Consumption Power Supplies

A new series of high-voltage converters that has just been introduced allows designers to build an ultra-low-consumption, simple, and cost-effective SMPS (Switched-Mode Power Supply) with a 5V output voltage. Particularly suited for...

Nucleo Pack Is A USB Type-C 1.2 And PD 2.0 Compliant Embedded Solution

As electronics companies worldwide increasingly look to implement the new USB Type-C and Power Delivery (PD) technology, STMicroelectronics, release a certified embedded software solution based on its STM32 microcontrollers. The free...

Fault Protection And Smaller Footprint With New Motor Drivers

Texas Instruments (TI) recently introduced two automotive motor drivers that support high-performance powertrain applications. The DRV8305-Q1, a highly integrated three-phase brushless DC gate driver, and the UCC27211A-Q1, a high-current half-bridge gate...

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...

Feel The Heat : Real Thermography Beginning At 160×120

A Thermal Imaging camera is a tool that helps in analysing problems with electronic and electrical circuits, among other applications, without risking the life of the operator. Let's look into the camera with Kalidas...

Security and IoT Developments With Evolving Communication Standards

Data on the cloud provides an ease of use. We can access it over our phone, tablet, laptop or any other computing device. This ease of working on the data from...

CRC And Increased Integration Among Other Features In The DesignWare DDR4 IP

Synopsys, Inc. recently announced DesignWare DDR4 IP to expand memory capacity for high-performance cloud computing systems while improving reliability, accessibility and serviceability (RAS). The DDR IP supports advanced error correcting code (ECC), which...