FTM September 2018 EMEA Edition


Application Spotlight: Signal Chain Featured Articles from: ON Semiconductor – Bluetooth Low Energy system-in-package includes radio transceiver and antenna Circuit Centre – Signal Chain Vishay – Apples to apples? Considerations when substituting polymer and tantalum capacitors for MLCCs STMicroelectronics – 32-bit MCU features rich set of analog functions for signal-chain applications Future Electronics – Maximising […]

FTM July / August 2018 EMEA Edition


Application Spotlight: Security and Encryption Featured Articles from: Panasonic – High-power relays offer silent, reliable switching capability NXP – ‘Plug and trust’ secure element provides easy way to deploy secure IoT connections OSRAM – Specialist LED modules for retail displays highlight the appeal of food and clothing Future Electronics – How innovative LED package technology […]

FTM June 2018 EMEA Edition


Application Spotlight: Intelligent Sensing Featured Articles from: TE Connectivity – Solid-state relays offer good thermal performance when switching loads up to 40A OSRAM – Users set to gain health and well-being benefits from new generation of human-centric lighting schemes TT Electronics – Reflective optical sensor combines reliability with high immunity to interference from ambient light […]

FTM May 2018 EMEA Edition


Application Spotlight: Motor Control Featured Articles from: IXYS – High-current solid-state relay features slim and compact chip-style package Nexperia – Qrr the forgotten parameter in power efficiency ON Semiconductor – Complete inverter module drives motors rated for up to 10kW STMicroelectronics – Comprehensive toolkit provides hardware and software for BLDC and PMSM motor control STMicroelectronics […]

FTM April 2018 EMEA Edition


Application Spotlight: Intelligent Lighting Featured Articles from: ROHM Semiconductor – New DC-DC regulator IC supplies board-level components directly from 48V power rail STMicroelectronics – Library of motion-sensing firmware eases development of sophisticated user interfaces Future Electronics – Graphics display development platform provides choice of options for sophisticated HMI designs Future Electronics – Mid-power LEDs: now […]

FTM March 2018 EMEA Edition


Application Spotlight: Intelligent Lighting Featured Articles from: STMicroelectronics – New IR laser sensor performs ranging measurements over distances up to 4m Cypress – Inventek IoT solutions for commercial LED lighting, powered by Cypress WICED connectivity and PSoC MCU technology Nichia – Launch of white LED that offers ultra-high CRI Future Electronics – Effective design methods […]

FTM February 2018 EMEA Edition


Application Spotlight: Embedded Processing and Software Featured Articles from: Cypress – PSoC Creator 4.2 NXP – Computing at the edge: a new model for connected embedded systems STMicroelectronics – Evaluation board enables rapid development of graphics-rich applications based on STM32L4+ MCU Future Electronics – Industrial protocol gateway or IoT edge computing engine Future Electronics – […]

FTM January 2018 EMEA Edition


Application Spotlight: Power and Power Management Featured Articles from: STMicroelectronics – Battery-charger chip cuts cost and design time for wearable and portable devices Vicor – Migration of power distribution from 12V to 48V: an accelerating trend ROHM Semiconductor – New SiC trench MOSFET family offers extra reductions in on-resistance Circuit Centre – Quasi-resonant flyback converter […]