Single cell flashes white LED
Single cell flashes white LED
09.26.2023 Circuits

Many portable appliances and other products that must operate from a single cell are restricted to working at very low voltages. It is thus difficult to drive white LEDs that typically have a forward voltage of 3 to 5 V...

Single switch controls digital potentiometer
Single switch controls digital potentiometer
09.24.2023 Circuits

The control of electronic potentiometers in most today's applications comes from controller-generated signals. However, a significant number of applications exist that require adjustments using manual, front-panel controls...

Benchmark power density 5130 sup sup
Benchmark power density of 5130 W/in3 with GaN FETs powers artificial intelligence and advanced computing applications
09.21.2023 News

EPC announces the availability of the EPC9159, a 48 V / 12 V, LLC converter designed for high-density 48 V server power and DC-DC converters. This reference design can deliver 1 kW of power in a tiny 17.5 mm × 22.8 mm footprint...

High current high accuracy LDO Diodes
High current, high accuracy LDO from Diodes Incorporated addresses noise-sensitive power conversion applications
09.20.2023 News

Diodes Incorporated has released a 3A-rated low-dropout (LDO) voltage regulator supporting 4.4 µVRMS operation (at 0.8 V output)...

Limit switches control dc-motor bridge
Limit switches control dc-motor H bridge
09.19.2023 Articles

You use limit switches to switch off a motor if it reaches one of its two end positions. Even if you build a microprocessor-based motor controller, you should switch off a motor with hardware by building a safety interlock...

Stepper servo motor tradeoffs
Stepper and servo motor tradeoffs
09.18.2023 Articles

They both have advantages and limitations. So which one is right for your application?

An LED display adapted DIY projects
An LED display adapted for DIY projects
09.17.2023 Circuits

This expandable LED display for a microcontroller has a simple interface with only 6 data/control wires and can be easily accommodated to a DIY design. The display has static indication...

ams OSRAM opens new era dynamic
ams OSRAM opens new era of dynamic interior automotive lighting with launch of intelligent RGB LED
09.17.2023 News

ams OSRAM introduces new technology which greatly simplifies the implementation of dynamic, color- and intensity-changing arrays of hundreds of RGB LEDs in car interior lighting...

World first 240GHz radar transceiver silicon
World's first 240GHz radar transceiver in silicon
09.14.2023 News

indie Semiconductor has launched the world’s first commercial fully integrated 240 GHz radar front-end (RFE) silicon transceiver for automotive in-cabin and industrial sensing applications...

Flip-flop plus choke comprise simple cheap
Flip-flop plus choke comprise simple and cheap inductive sensor
09.11.2023 Circuits

Sensors that detect and track small metallic objects are handy gadgets, whether used to route workpieces on an assembly line or comb a beach for “treasures” lost in the sand...