FTM November 2017 EMEA Edition


Application Spotlight: Connectivity Featured Articles from: NXP – New reference design implements 15W Qi-compliant wireless charging transmitter Vishay – Generating isolated supplies for industrial applications using a synchronous buck regulator in an isolated buck topology Cypress – Integrated Bluetooth 4.2 module with MCU core supports stand-alone operation Future Electronics – How to successfully connect IoT […]

FTM October 2017 EMEA Edition


Application Spotlight: Embedded & HMI Featured Articles from: Vishay – Low-profile power inductors save space in portable electronics devices STMicroelectronics – How an MCU’s accelerator block renders sophisticated 2D graphics without affecting the CPU NXP – New ‘crossover’ processor marries high performance and integration with ease of use Microsemi – Splash Kit supports development with […]

FTM September 2017 EMEA Edition


Application Spotlight: Smart Mobility and Transportation Featured Articles from: Panasonic – Aluminium electrolytic capacitors provide more capacitance in smaller can size Nexperia – How to use a board-mounted MOSFET to switch a current as high as 200A Special Feature – Our more crowded, more urban world: an opportunity for technology OEMs Microsemi – Lowest-cost mid-range […]

FTM July/August 2017 EMEA Edition


Application Spotlight: Industrial Systems Featured Articles from: TE Connectivity – Rugged cylindrical connector accepts multiple contact sizes in a single shell NXP – New TSN SoC and reference design smooth the path to real-time Ethernet networking for Industry 4.0 Microsemi – Gigabit Ethernet switch provides flexible industrial networking capabilities ON Semiconductor – A new modular […]

FTM June 2017 EMEA Edition


Application Spotlight: Connectivity Featured Articles from: IDT – Compact clock generators exceed jitter requirements of PCIe Gen4 STMicroelectronics – How to make a high-voltage, high-side current sensor with a low-voltage precision op amp ROHM Semiconductor – Accelerometers offer extended measurement range for use in sports and industrial applications Intersil – Flower Power reference design demonstrates […]

FTM May 2017 EMEA Edition


Application Spotlight: Connectivity Featured Articles from: NXP – New wireless MCUs can run Bluetooth Low Energy and Thread stacks concurrently Rena – LED’s innovative package technology enables design of smaller, brighter area lights Lumileds – Lighting product platform offers infinitely configurable integrated LED light solutions STMicroelectronics – Slim flyback converter board for LED drivers achieves […]

FTM April 2017 EMEA Edition


Application Spotlight: Connectivity Featured Articles from: Integrated Device Technology – Reference design kit demonstrates efficient 15W wireless power application Cypress – Cypress enables long-range connectivity in industrial and commercial IoT applications STMicroelectronics – New STM32 board enables evaluation of LoRaWAN for long-range IoT connectivity Future Electronics – Chargers for portable devices: what hope for standardisation? […]

FTM March 2017 EMEA Edition


Application Spotlight: Embedded and HMI Featured Articles from: STMicroelectronics – Low-power RF transceiver provides link budget of more than 140dB Circuit Centre – Design spotlight: drone technology Everspin – Non-volatile MRAM lets systems store more data, more often Cypress – PSoC MCU dev kit features touch-sensing buttons and wireless connectivity Future Electronics – Why like-for-like […]

FTM February 2017 EMEA Edition


Application Spotlight: Power Featured Articles from: NXP Semiconductors – Families of ARM core-based MCUs optimised for motor and power-control applications CUI INC – Understanding the latest changes to the laws governing external power supplies STMicroelectronics – Power controller for LED lighting offers high power factor, efficiency and reliability ROHM Semiconductor – How to use a […]

FTM January 2017 EMEA Edition


Application Spotlight: MCUs and Processing Featured Articles from: Panasonic – World’s smallest cylindrical li-ion rechargeable battery ideal for wearable devices Intersil – How dual-protocol transceivers ease the design of industrial interfaces Circuit Centre – Design spotlight: point-of-sale terminal Microsemi – IP security cameras: key components for a growing segment of the security product market Technical […]