Contributing Technical Experts http://electronicdesign.com/taxonomy/term/25751/more en Generate Positive and Negative Voltage by Combining Two DC Sources http://electronicdesign.com/power/generate-positive-and-negative-voltage-combining-two-dc-sources <div class="node-body article-body">Using two unipolar dc supplies in an anti-series configuration is another approach for generating positive and negative voltage—and one that doesn't suffer from power interruption.</div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/power/generate-positive-and-negative-voltage-combining-two-dc-sources" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/power/generate-positive-and-negative-voltage-combining-two-dc-sources#comments Contributing Technical Experts Power Power Sources Thu, 16 Feb 2017 19:08:00 +0000 912441 at http://electronicdesign.com The Essentials of AC Power Safety http://electronicdesign.com/power/essentials-ac-power-safety <div class="node-body article-body">If ac power is included internally in your design, grounding or insulation safety methods need to be part of the system in order to function and fail safely.</div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/power/essentials-ac-power-safety" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/power/essentials-ac-power-safety#comments Contributing Technical Experts Power Wireless Wed, 08 Feb 2017 14:33:00 +0000 911891 at http://electronicdesign.com Hardware Emulation for Software Validation (Part 1): Physical and Virtual Probes http://electronicdesign.com/eda/hardware-emulation-software-validation-part-1-physical-and-virtual-probes <div class="node-body article-body">A virtual probe enhances hardware emulation's appeal as data-center resource for hardware designers and software developers when it comes to verification.</div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/eda/hardware-emulation-software-validation-part-1-physical-and-virtual-probes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/eda/hardware-emulation-software-validation-part-1-physical-and-virtual-probes#comments EDA Contributing Technical Experts Test & Measurement Fri, 03 Feb 2017 14:00:00 +0000 911621 at http://electronicdesign.com The Front End: Caveat Lector http://electronicdesign.com/analog/front-end-caveat-lector <div class="node-body article-body">Kendall Castor-Perry, a.k.a. "The Filter Wizard," joins Electronic Design's Contributing Tech Expert community, offering his unique and insightful takes on electronics technology.</div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/analog/front-end-caveat-lector" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/analog/front-end-caveat-lector#comments Analog Contributing Technical Experts Tue, 24 Jan 2017 19:43:00 +0000 911081 at http://electronicdesign.com Are You (Really) Ready for Your Next Node? http://electronicdesign.com/eda/are-you-really-ready-your-next-node <div class="node-body article-body">Unrelenting transistor scaling has more than a few companies jumping a technology node, but they need to be aware of the challenges that brings—some of which are not so obvious.</div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/eda/are-you-really-ready-your-next-node" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/eda/are-you-really-ready-your-next-node#comments EDA Contributing Technical Experts Test & Measurement Mentor Graphics Wed, 04 Jan 2017 15:18:00 +0000 907771 at http://electronicdesign.com Generating Negative Resistance http://electronicdesign.com/power/generating-negative-resistance <div class="node-body article-body">When applying Ohm's Law to solve for voltage drop in batteries and dc power supplies, resistance must be positive, right? Not necessarily.</div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/power/generating-negative-resistance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/power/generating-negative-resistance#comments Analog Contributing Technical Experts Power Test & Measurement Thu, 15 Dec 2016 17:27:00 +0000 904291 at http://electronicdesign.com Changing the Mindset in IoT Manufacturing http://electronicdesign.com/iot/changing-mindset-iot-manufacturing <div class="node-body article-body">Mark Zuckerberg’s guiding mantra of “move fast and break things” may have encouraged a reckless mindset. </div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/iot/changing-mindset-iot-manufacturing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/iot/changing-mindset-iot-manufacturing#comments IoT Contributing Technical Experts Thu, 08 Dec 2016 15:46:00 +0000 902581 at http://electronicdesign.com Overcome the Challenges of In-line Phase Motor Current Measurement http://electronicdesign.com/test-measurement/overcome-challenges-line-phase-motor-current-measurement <div class="node-body article-body">If accurate representation of the phase current is critical to your automotive system’s operation, then in-line motor sensing is the best option.</div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/test-measurement/overcome-challenges-line-phase-motor-current-measurement" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/test-measurement/overcome-challenges-line-phase-motor-current-measurement#comments Automotive Analog Contributing Technical Experts Power Test & Measurement Texas Instruments Tue, 08 Nov 2016 21:21:00 +0000 896391 at http://electronicdesign.com What’s All This Power-Supply Design Stuff, Anyway? http://electronicdesign.com/power/what-s-all-power-supply-design-stuff-anyway <div class="node-body article-body">Buy or build? Paul Rako recalls his and Bob Pease's experience on this matter regarding test equipment, and with one engineer who was determined to build his own power supply.</div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/power/what-s-all-power-supply-design-stuff-anyway" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/power/what-s-all-power-supply-design-stuff-anyway#comments Analog Contributing Technical Experts Power Test & Measurement Thu, 03 Nov 2016 16:10:00 +0000 895381 at http://electronicdesign.com Highly Parallel Wafer-Level-Reliability Systems with Modular SMUs http://electronicdesign.com/test-measurement/highly-parallel-wafer-level-reliability-systems-modular-smus <div class="node-body article-body">To overcome the reliability data bottleneck, many companies are turning to modular platforms like PXI to build highly parallel WLR systems with high uptime.</div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/test-measurement/highly-parallel-wafer-level-reliability-systems-modular-smus" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/test-measurement/highly-parallel-wafer-level-reliability-systems-modular-smus#comments Contributing Technical Experts Test & Measurement National Instruments Mon, 31 Oct 2016 19:58:00 +0000 895091 at http://electronicdesign.com