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Sensors Expo offers gamut from components to networks

Sensors Expo & Conference will convene June 27-29 in San Jose. Event organizers say more than 300 exhibitors will demonstrate products that measure acceleration,...

Ensuring high-quality power for today’s product designs

Power can present problems in modern product designs. Rohde & Schwarz notes that the quality of the power supply is a key factor in...

Analyzing light, putting it to work

Light has long been applied to communications, extending back to smoke signals and semaphore flags. The combination of light with electronics has yielded the...

Accelerometers in many flavors

Anyone who has performed vibration tests is familiar with accelerometers, which are positioned on the EUT to measure the acceleration relative to the shaker...

Tools span software to amplifiers

This sampling of products for implementing and testing compliance with EMC requirements ranges from software tools to high-frequency, high-power amplifiers. Software tools include Modelithics’...

Medical Product Focus: Getting a head start on device design and...

Medical electronics design demands reliability and compliance—from design through manufacturing. You can get a boost in the design stage by employing components and subsystems...

Semiconductor Product Focus: Chip and power-device makers offer diversity

emiConsolidation has been the trend among chipmakers and power-device makers. Analog Devices and Linear Technology announced in July they have entered into a definitive...

MEMS Product Focus: MEMS get hot as IoT gains steam

Microelectromechanical systems (MEMS) represent a mature technology that recently has received renewed interest because of the growth in Internet-of-Things (IoT) activity. MEMS are segmented...

EMC Product Focus: Keeping EMI in its place

A statement from a Murata news release1 succinctly describes the need for EMI suppression in cars, but also applies to many other application areas...

Ensuring equipment safety and effectiveness

Modern medical technology has made possible a wide range of procedures not available years ago. Many of these involve some kind of special equipment,...