Automotive

White paper on “Selecting antennas for ADAS and telematic applications”

Making the right choice of antenna is critical to ensuring the consistent performance of the advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS) and telematics systems that are being introduced to cars, trucks and vans. This is why TTI, a specialty distributor of electronic components, has now published a White Paper on “Selecting …

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Cadence accelerates system innovation with Integrity 3D-IC Platform

Cadence Design Systems has announced the delivery of the Cadence Integrity 3D-IC platform, which is said to be the industry’s first comprehensive, high-capacity 3D-IC platform that integrates 3D design planning, implementation and system analysis in a single, unified cockpit. The Integrity 3D-IC platform underpins Cadence’s third-generation 3D-IC solution, providing customers …

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Electrolube launch conformal coatings and thermal gap fillers at Productronica

To increase electronics reliability in the harshest of environments, Electrolube, the global electro-chemicals manufacturer, will launch, what it describes as, its most exciting conformal coating and thermal management innovations yet at this year’s Productronica (Messe Munich, 16-19 November). Protective solutions taking centre stage at the show will be a highly …

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High-precision voltage reference IC provides very-low drift for extended-temperature automotive applications

Extended-temperature-range voltage reference ICs for automotive and industrial applications require low drift, high reliability and high performance. Microchip Technology has released a high-precision voltage reference (Vref) IC that meets these needs at a cost-effective price. The new MCP1502 is an AEC-Q100 Grade 1 (-40°C to +125°C operating temperature range) automotive-qualified …

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Farnell’s semiconductor portfolio strengthened by Renesas acquisition of Dialog

Farnell, an Avnet Company and global distributor of electronic components, products and solutions, has increased its semiconductor portfolio following the acquisition of Dialog Semiconductor Plc (Dialog) by Renesas Electronics Corporation (Renesas). Renesas is a major supplier to Farnell and the integration of the Dialog product range will enable customers to …

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Hirose designs high frequency antenna connectors with reduced footprints of up to 37%

Hirose has reduced the size of its 2.5 GHz high frequency antenna connector to offer  significant space-savings in automotive antenna systems. Employing a one-step crimp termination design, the GT21 Series antenna connector is also said to reduce assembly time and cost. Furthermore, the crimp termination design enables the cable assembly …

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Analog Devices to bring smart manufacturing to life at SPS 2021

With the resumption of in-person trade fairs, in November 2021 SPS returns to its traditional venue of the Nuremberg exhibition centre. Analog Devices (ADI) will be there to showcase and discuss its comprehensive sensing and connectivity solutions that are driving the transformation to Digital Industry and enable increased productivity and …

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Don’t fear the black box: Ensuring reliable and secure software in the modern age

Industries such as aerospace, automotive, aviation, medical, military, and public utilities often require a high degree of security and reliability. And at one time, manufacturers in these industries could require that all supplier software be written to their specifications. This would enable them to understand the provenance of their software and have …

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Blaize and LeiShen Intelligence enter strategic cooperation agreement to Integrate Lidar and AI functions

Blaize has announced a strategic cooperation agreement with Lidar solutions leader LeiShen, for in-depth cooperation on the integration of Lidar and AI functions in intelligence applications for autonomous operation across a range of automotive and smart city markets in China. As part of the agreement, Blaize and LeiShen are building …

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Analog Devices’ wireless BMS helps Lotus cars redefine mobility in its electric vehicles

British performance brand Lotus Cars is planning to incorporate Analog Devices’ (ADI) wireless battery management system (wBMS) in its next-generation electric vehicle (EV) architecture. ADI’s wBMS was selected for its increased design flexibility, battery repairability and lighter weight. The engineering collaboration will enable Lotus to safely propel its future EV …

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