Technology File

Analog Devices’ DSP Creates Internal and External Engine Sound for Electric and Hybrid Electric Vehicles

Analog Devices, Inc. (ADI) has introduced an embedded system for generating engine sound for electric (EV) and hybrid electric vehicles (HEV). The ADSP-BF706 digital signal processor and Electric Vehicle Warning Sound System (EVWSS) firmware enables automobile manufacturers in North America and…

🕘 18/01/2019

Analog Devices’ self-calibrating energy metering IC simplifies embedded electricity measurement

Analog Devices, Inc. (ADI) introduced an energy metering IC with autocalibration for single-phase energy measurement applications. The new ADE9153A uses mSure technology to automatically calibrate the measurement system, significantly reducing calibration time, labor and equipment costs. As the…

🕘 16/01/2019

18V, 10A (IOUT), Synchronous Step-Down Silent Switcher 2 Delivers 95% Efficiency at 2MHz and Ultralow EMI Emissions

Analog Devices announces the Power by Linear LT8642S, a 10A, 18V input synchronous step-down switching regulator. Its Silent Switcher 2 architecture uses two internal input capacitors as well as internal BST and INTVCC capacitors to minimise the area of the hot loops. The LT8642S dramatically…

🕘 15/01/2019

50A µModule regulator scalable to 250A runs cool with inductors exposed as heatsinks

Analog Devices announces the Power by Linear LTM4678 dual 25A or single 50A step-down µModule regulator with PMBus digital interface. By stacking and exposing its two inductors on top of BGA package, the LTM4678 uses the inductors as heat sinks to transfer heat from inside, keeping the device…

🕘 14/01/2019

3.2MHz, Automotive Grade Quad 1A Step-Down Regulators + LDO Reduces Footprint & EMI

Analog Devices announces the Power by Linear ADP5138, automotive qualified, high efficiency, 3.2MHz synchronous quad output buck regulators, incorporating a unique fixed frequency, peak current mode, PWM control architecture that reduces conducted and radiated emissions. The device’s high…

🕘 19/11/2018

Highly Programmable Super Sequencer Simplifies Multi-Rail Power System Management

Analog Devices announces the Power by Linear ADM1266 Super Sequencer, a highly programmable device for monitoring, sequencing, and margining up to 17 power supplies. For larger rail counts, a proprietary 2-wire interdevice bus synchronizes the operation of 16 ADM1266s. A built-in sequencing engine…

🕘 31/10/2018

High efficiency N-Channel Switching Surge Stopper protects against 150V transients

Analog Devices announces the Power by Linear LTC7862, a high efficiency switching surge stopper with overvoltage and overcurrent protection for high availability systems. The LTC7862 drives an N-channel power MOSFET stage. During normal operation the LTC7862 passes the input voltage through to the…

🕘 30/10/2018

Consumer tech hitting the factory

In 2017, Google announced that it would cease production of its original Google Glass, replacing it with a new Enterprise Edition. Here Jonathan Wilkins, marketing director at obsolete industrial parts supplier , EU Automation explores the consumer technologies that have been welcomed into…

🕘 31/05/2018

Sensata’s NOVA22 solid state relay now features 45mm DIN rail model

New SSR offers higher power ratings, IP20 protection and output wire capacity up to 3 AWG with quick, ‘no-accessories-necessary’ installation. Sensata Technologies (ST) has added the Crydom DR45 Series solid state relay (SSR) to its innovative NOVA22 family for use in industrial…

🕘 31/05/2018

New Product Release – MTL 4600 range of signal conditioners

Eaton has announced the addition of four new signal conditioners to its existing MTL 4600 range. These new additions have been designed specifically for PAS (Process Automation System) integrated solutions and complement the already extensive range of signal conditioning products. The MTL 4600…

🕘 15/12/2016