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Enhanced Sounder Driver Diodes Incorporated Enables
Enhanced Sounder Driver from Diodes Incorporated Enables Audio UI in Smaller Smart Sensors and Wearables
12.05.2019 News

Diodes Incorporated announced an enhanced version of its popular sounder driver for small and portable devices. The PAM8904E delivers higher performance at a lower voltage in a smaller package...

Vernier drip type SCG range 10
The Vernier drip type SCG for the range 10-6…10-11 A
12.05.2019 Circuits

Theoretical bases and practical diagrams of stable current generators with a variable or step action of terminal current from 1 µA to 10 nA are given...

No Electronics No Moon Landing
No Electronics, No Moon Landing
12.04.2019 Articles

The Soviets had bigger boosters that could loft larger payloads, but the American emphasis on weight reduction and its emerging electronics sector proved decisive in reaching the moon by the end of the 1960s...

AKM releases analog front-end IC linear
AKM releases analog front-end IC for linear image sensors that support automated optical inspection
12.04.2019 News

Asahi Kasei Microdevices Corporation has developed the AK8464, 3-channel linear AFE IC for CCDs and CIS sensors with integrated related functions...

New STM32WB Wireless Microcontrollers STMicroelectronics Delivered
New STM32WB Wireless Microcontrollers from STMicroelectronics Delivered in a New Affordable Value Line

STM32WB50 Value Line wireless microcontrollers from STMicroelectronics are a full and pin-compatible derivative of the STM32WB55 System-on-Chip, created to serve cost-sensitive connected devices that need to support Bluetooth® 5.0, ZigBee® 3.0, or OpenThread...

40V 2.2MHz Synchronous Buck Converters Diodes
40V, 2.2MHz Synchronous Buck Converters from Diodes Incorporated Deliver High Efficiency across All Loads
12.02.2019 News

Diodes Incorporated announced the introduction of five synchronous buck converters with integrated high- and low-side MOSFETs, providing point-of-load solutions with a continuous output current of either 3.5 A or 5 A...

Testing Modernization Adjustable Lab DC Bench
Testing and Modernization of Adjustable Lab DC Bench Power Supply (BPS) 0-60 V / 0-5 A. Part 2
12.01.2019 Articles

First, the filtering electrolytic capacitors that were installed in front of the inductor were replaced with better ones and with larger capacity. Initially, two electrolytic capacitors with a capacity of 330 μF × 100 V each were installed in the BPS...

AKM develops single 32V power supply
AKM develops single 32V power supply motor drivers
12.01.2019 News

Asahi Kasei Microdevices Corporation has developed two motor drivers that can operate with a single 32 V power supply. Both AP1041 and AP1042 have 1ch H-Bridge circuit...

Testing Modernization Adjustable Lab DC Bench
Testing and Modernization of Adjustable Lab DC Bench Power Supply (BPS) 0-60 V / 0-5 A. Part 1
11.28.2019 Articles

This article describes the test results, and the modernization of several BPSs QW-MS605D, made in China, purchased by the author on eBay.com for one of his projects...

Slim Sensor Delivers Calibrated Data
Slim Sensor Delivers Calibrated Data
11.28.2019 News

Würth Elektronik presents a very compact MEMS-based absolute pressure sensor: The 2.0 × 2.0 × 0.8 mm sized WSEN-PADS measures pressure in the range between 26 and 126 kPa...