Learning Resources http://electronicdesign.com/taxonomy/term/25758/more en Lead-Acid Battery Applications Drive the Li-ion Market http://electronicdesign.com/power/lead-acid-battery-applications-drive-li-ion-market <div class="field-byline"> Robin Schneider </div> <div class="field-deck"> Although important, neither consumer electronics nor electric vehicles are the main forces behind the growth in new battery technologies—instead it’s coming from “everything else.” </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Although important, neither consumer electronics nor electric vehicles are the main forces behind the growth in new battery technologies—instead it’s coming from “everything else.”</div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/power/lead-acid-battery-applications-drive-li-ion-market" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/power/lead-acid-battery-applications-drive-li-ion-market#comments Automotive Medical What’s The Difference Between… Power Power Sources Thu, 23 Feb 2017 15:08:00 +0000 912661 at http://electronicdesign.com Learn the Basics of Power Amplifier and Front End Module Measurements http://electronicdesign.com/white-paper/learn-basics-power-amplifier-and-front-end-module-measurements <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by National Instruments </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The power amplifier (PA) – as either a discrete component or part of an integrated front end module (FEM) – is one of the most integral RF integrated circuits (RFICs) in the modern radio. Download this white paper to learn the basics of testing RF PAs and FEMs via an interactive white paper with multiple how-to videos.</div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/white-paper/learn-basics-power-amplifier-and-front-end-module-measurements" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/white-paper/learn-basics-power-amplifier-and-front-end-module-measurements#comments White Paper Wed, 22 Feb 2017 15:57:00 +0000 912601 at http://electronicdesign.com Compute Low-Frequency Parameters of Resistive Attenuators with Three DC-Resistance Measurements http://electronicdesign.com/test-measurement/compute-low-frequency-parameters-resistive-attenuators-three-dc-resistance-measurem <div class="field-byline"> Jacques Audet </div> <div class="node-body article-body">This simple approach allows all low-frequency attenuator parameters for T pads and pi pads to be computed from just three measurements of dc resistance.</div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/test-measurement/compute-low-frequency-parameters-resistive-attenuators-three-dc-resistance-measurem" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/test-measurement/compute-low-frequency-parameters-resistive-attenuators-three-dc-resistance-measurem#comments Ideas for Design Power Test & Measurement Tue, 21 Feb 2017 21:33:00 +0000 912581 at http://electronicdesign.com Download the Automated Test Outlook 2017 http://electronicdesign.com/white-paper/download-automated-test-outlook-2017 <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by National Instruments </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The Automated Test Outlook is a comprehensive view of the key technologies and methodologies making a large impact on the test and measurement industry. One of the biggest challenges for test engineers and managers is staying current on technology trends. NI has a broad knowledge of technology trends and interacts with companies across many sectors, which gives NI a unique view on the test and measurement market. </div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/white-paper/download-automated-test-outlook-2017" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/white-paper/download-automated-test-outlook-2017#comments Defense White Paper Test & Measurement Mon, 20 Feb 2017 15:27:00 +0000 912081 at http://electronicdesign.com RF Technology for 5G Radio Base Stations http://electronicdesign.com/rf-technology-5g-radio-base-stations <div class="node-body page-body">Industrial equipment manufacturers have a tough job today preparing products to be ready for the IoT. Even with all the work that has been invested towards making the IoT a reality, there are still many open questions on how the IoT will be rolled out and reach the volumes that analysts have predicted. Product designers must design to many requirements – long life in the field for industrial applications, flexibility to integrate with one of several different cloud services, and support for multiple wireless protocols.</div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/rf-technology-5g-radio-base-stations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Webcasts Fri, 17 Feb 2017 21:25:51 +0000 912541 at http://electronicdesign.com Reliability Considerations for Power Supplies http://electronicdesign.com/white-paper/reliability-considerations-power-supplies <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by CUI </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Power supplies may not have the glamour, nor get the attention that processors and displays receive, but they are just as vital to system operation. In this application note, CUI takes a look at reliability in power supplies, how it’s measured and how it can be improved.</div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/white-paper/reliability-considerations-power-supplies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/white-paper/reliability-considerations-power-supplies#comments White Paper Power Fri, 17 Feb 2017 20:16:00 +0000 912531 at http://electronicdesign.com Learn How to Select the Right Dc Fan for Your Design http://electronicdesign.com/white-paper/learn-how-select-right-dc-fan-your-design <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by CUI </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Designing an effective thermal management system to reduce unwanted heat is vital to performance. This paper takes a closer look at understanding your system’s cooling requirements, fan performance, and the different fan designs to consider for your next project.</div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/white-paper/learn-how-select-right-dc-fan-your-design" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/white-paper/learn-how-select-right-dc-fan-your-design#comments White Paper Power Fri, 17 Feb 2017 20:16:00 +0000 912521 at http://electronicdesign.com How to Stay Ahead of Efficiency Regulations for Power Adapters http://electronicdesign.com/white-paper/how-stay-ahead-efficiency-regulations-power-adapters <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by CUI </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The global regulatory environment surrounding the legislation of external power supply efficiency and no-load power draw has rapidly evolved over the past decade. This paper examines the evolution of these efficiency standards and provides a summary of the current global legislation impacting external ac-dc power supplies.</div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/white-paper/how-stay-ahead-efficiency-regulations-power-adapters" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/white-paper/how-stay-ahead-efficiency-regulations-power-adapters#comments White Paper Power Fri, 17 Feb 2017 20:16:00 +0000 912511 at http://electronicdesign.com 11 Myths About Cellular Carrier Certification Requirements http://electronicdesign.com/communications/11-myths-about-cellular-carrier-certification-requirements <div class="node-body article-body">Often overlooked in project plans, cellular compliance will regularly trip up designers at the last minute, leading to a high number of first-test failures. </div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/communications/11-myths-about-cellular-carrier-certification-requirements" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/communications/11-myths-about-cellular-carrier-certification-requirements#comments 11 Myths About... 4G IoT Communications Fri, 17 Feb 2017 14:24:00 +0000 912481 at http://electronicdesign.com Power Management Resources from Intersil http://electronicdesign.com/white-paper/power-management-resources-intersil <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Intersil </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Check out these resources from Intersil for your power management, analog and mixed-signal semiconductor needs: Powering IoT Infrastructure Systems; Putting Safety into Li-ion Battery Packs; Selecting the Right Battery Chemistry for Automotive Safety Applications</div> <p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/white-paper/power-management-resources-intersil" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/white-paper/power-management-resources-intersil#comments White Paper Thu, 16 Feb 2017 22:05:00 +0000 912461 at http://electronicdesign.com