Automotive http://electronicdesign.com/taxonomy/term/25770/more en Interview: David Cok Explains Annotations For All http://electronicdesign.com/dev-tools/interview-david-cok-explains-annotations-all <div class="node-body article-body">GrammaTech's Dr. David Cok talks about advancing the science of cyber-security with the Annotations for All initiative. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/dev-tools/interview-david-cok-explains-annotations-all" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/dev-tools/interview-david-cok-explains-annotations-all#comments Automotive Defense Interviews Medical Dev Tools Tue, 15 Jul 2014 17:59:00 +0000 116011 at http://electronicdesign.com <p><strong>Dr. David Cok</strong><br /> Vice President of Technology<br /> <a href="http://www.grammatech.com" target="_blank">GrammaTech</a></p> GaN Market Anticipates Rapid Ramp Up In 2016 http://electronicdesign.com/gans/gan-market-anticipates-rapid-ramp-2016 <div class="field-byline"> Sarah Mangiola </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Forecasts show that devices integrating gallium nitride will become more prevalent among applications for power supplies, EV/HEV, and UPS. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/gans/gan-market-anticipates-rapid-ramp-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/gans/gan-market-anticipates-rapid-ramp-2016#comments Automotive Trends & Analysis dc/dc converters gans sic transistors Tue, 08 Jul 2014 14:29:00 +0000 115131 at http://electronicdesign.com <p>Fujitsu GaN power devices are built on six-inch Si wafers.</p> Courtesy of Fujitsu Expanding CAN Bandwidth Poses Automotive Challenges http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/expanding-can-bandwidth-poses-automotive-challenges <div class="field-byline"> Lance Williams &amp; Jan Polfliet, ON Semiconductor </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Ensuring in-vehicle network robustness while achieving higher data rates will be critical in next-generation automobile designs. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/expanding-can-bandwidth-poses-automotive-challenges" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/expanding-can-bandwidth-poses-automotive-challenges#comments Automotive Embedded Mon, 07 Jul 2014 15:59:00 +0000 114991 at http://electronicdesign.com Platforms Streamline the ADAS Development Cycle http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/platforms-streamline-adas-development-cycle <div class="field-byline"> Stephan Janouch, Xilinx </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A platform approach to ADAS development reduces the risk and increases the speed of innovation.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/platforms-streamline-adas-development-cycle" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/platforms-streamline-adas-development-cycle#comments Automotive Design Solutions Embedded Mon, 07 Jul 2014 15:40:00 +0000 114961 at http://electronicdesign.com 2014 Go Further With Ford Trend Conference http://electronicdesign.com/2014-go-further-ford-trend-conference <div class="node-body link-body">Check out the videos from Electronic Design and Engineering TV from the 2014 Further With Ford Trend Conference including robotic vehicles and the latest on the F-150 truck.</div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_promo" width="595" height="335" alt="" src="http://electronicdesign.com/site-files/electronicdesign.com/files/etv_furtherwithford_promo.jpg?1404321109" /> </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> No </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/2014-go-further-ford-trend-conference" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Automotive Embedded Wed, 02 Jul 2014 17:08:00 +0000 114461 at http://electronicdesign.com Ford Uses Robotic Driver for Durability Testing http://electronicdesign.com/ford-uses-robotic-driver-durability-testing <div class="node-body link-body">Ford's Jeff Bledsoe showed us how they perform durability testing on their newest transit van at their Dearborn test track. The catch? We were just along for the ride - no one was actually in the driver's seat. They're using an autonomous robotic system to save their drivers from having to endure the physical strain that comes from long hours of testing on rugged roads. </div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_promo" width="595" height="335" alt="" src="http://electronicdesign.com/site-files/electronicdesign.com/files/Ford%20Uses%20Robotic%20Driver%20for%20Durability%20Testing.jpg?1404311145" /> </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> No </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/ford-uses-robotic-driver-durability-testing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Automotive Systems Wed, 02 Jul 2014 14:22:00 +0000 114431 at http://electronicdesign.com Make Magazine Converts Ford Transit Connect Wagon into Mobile Fabrication and Hacking Unit http://electronicdesign.com/make-magazine-converts-ford-transit-connect-wagon-mobile-fabrication-and-hacking-unit <div class="node-body link-body">We saw a really interesting concept vehicle at the Go Further With Ford Trend Conference: this Ford Transit Connect Wagon that was converted into a "Mobile Fabrication and Hacking Unit" by Make Magazine. The vehicle is a prototype, so not available for retail, but it demonstrated one of the many ways the Transit could be used - in this case, loaded up with power tools (bolted down, of course) and even a 3D printer. </div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_promo" width="595" height="335" alt="" src="http://electronicdesign.com/site-files/electronicdesign.com/files/Make%20Magazine%20Converts%20Ford%20Transit%20Connect%20Wagon%20into%20Mobile%20Fabrication%20and%20Hacking%20Unit.jpg?1404310915" /> </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> No </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/make-magazine-converts-ford-transit-connect-wagon-mobile-fabrication-and-hacking-unit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Automotive Systems Wed, 02 Jul 2014 14:20:00 +0000 114411 at http://electronicdesign.com The "Unminivan" - 2014 Ford Transit Connect Wagon http://electronicdesign.com/unminivan-2014-ford-transit-connect-wagon <div class="node-body link-body">Fording is trying to break away from any negative views of the minivan that people might have with their new 2014 Transit Connect Wagon, which features a 29 mpg rated 1.6-liter EcoBoost engine, room for up to seven passengers, and a variety of driver-assist technologies and advanced safety features. </div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_promo" width="595" height="335" alt="" src="http://electronicdesign.com/site-files/electronicdesign.com/files/The%20Unminivan%202014%20Ford%20Transit%20Connect%20Wagon.jpg?1404310795" /> </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> No </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/unminivan-2014-ford-transit-connect-wagon" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Automotive Systems Wed, 02 Jul 2014 14:17:00 +0000 114401 at http://electronicdesign.com Going Further With Ford Safety Features http://electronicdesign.com/blog/going-further-ford-safety-features <div class="node-body blog-body">Safety was one of the major areas addressed at this year's Further With Ford event. Everything from airbags of all sorts to gear to limit an engineer's environment. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/altembedded">alt.embedded</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/blog/going-further-ford-safety-features" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/blog/going-further-ford-safety-features#comments Automotive Embedded alt.embedded Tue, 01 Jul 2014 18:48:00 +0000 114201 at http://electronicdesign.com CAN FD Interface Option Extends Automotive MCU Family http://electronicdesign.com/microcontrollers/can-fd-interface-option-extends-automotive-mcu-family <div class="node-body article-body">Spansion’s Traveo automotive microcontroller (MCU) S6J3100 series now incorporates a 5-Mbit/s CAN FD interface for enhanced in-vehicle networking. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/microcontrollers/can-fd-interface-option-extends-automotive-mcu-family" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/microcontrollers/can-fd-interface-option-extends-automotive-mcu-family#comments Automotive Products Embedded Microcontrollers Fri, 27 Jun 2014 15:14:00 +0000 113841 at http://electronicdesign.com