CUI has taken a new approach to bearing design that bridges the gap between ball and sleeve bearings with its omniCOOL fans.
Embedded developers can greatly simplify the process of updating firmware in the field using a microcontroller’s DFU mode, but there are some tricks to doing it.
Advancements in LED technology allow targeting horticultural applications.
Galvanic isolation of analog sensor signals is needed in IoT designs but designers need to choose between magnetic, optical, or capacitive barriers.
Universal active filters offer design flexibility for rapid development of custom filters for ADC front ends as well as for DAC output filtering.
An examination of some of the main types of oscillators, some of the typical terms used in the industry, and how to find oscillators on the Digi-Key website.
Modern IGBTs play a major role in improving the efficiency of inverters. Their performance has recently been improved by using new semi-conductor materials.
Deciding between analog or digital signal filtering for wearables requires an understanding of some pros and cons of each approach.
Gesture based E-field sensors allow a touchless human interface.
Current probes allow simple non-invasive measurements instead of measuring directly with an oscilloscope using current shunts, or current transformers.
One of the most common problems in building small robots and other electromechanical projects is that off-the-shelf DC motors just run too fast for many applications. Sometimes a mechanical fix like a
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The measurement of blood oxygen (SpO2) using an optical sensor has challenges that can be overcome through an understanding of the problems and the application of the right solution.
ICs and evaluation boards from Analog Devices are specially made for ECG heart-rate monitors help to reduce ECG noise and power consumption issues.
Learn about internal and external watchdog timers (WDT) and how these WDTs help designers increase system robustness.
A Maxim Integrated biosensor module and open software lets you implement a heart rate monitor with minimal additional hardware and programming.
Learn how IR sensors are gaining traction in Internet of Things M2M applications, including medical diagnostics, imaging and industrial process controls.
Eval boards remain one of the best tools to experiment with a new MCU architecture and investigate specific apps such as robotics, motion sensing and control.