Automotive http://electronicdesign.com/taxonomy/term/25770/more en 256-Pixel LED Shows Promise in Smart Automotive Headlamps http://electronicdesign.com/leds/256-pixel-led-shows-promise-smart-automotive-headlamps <div class="node-body article-body">A research team has developed an LED chip with an array of 256 pixels as part of a project to develop more advanced LED headlamps.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/leds/256-pixel-led-shows-promise-smart-automotive-headlamps" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/leds/256-pixel-led-shows-promise-smart-automotive-headlamps#comments Automotive Hot Topics LEDs Fri, 12 Dec 2014 17:47:00 +0000 831701 at http://electronicdesign.com The Road to Intelligent Vehicles is Paved with Standards http://electronicdesign.com/communications/road-intelligent-vehicles-paved-standards <div class="node-body article-body">Global technical and safety standards are increasingly becoming the underpinnings of social well-being in almost every aspect of life, including the automotive realm ranging from connected vehicles to transportation electrification.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/communications/road-intelligent-vehicles-paved-standards" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/communications/road-intelligent-vehicles-paved-standards#comments Automotive Contributing Technical Experts Communications Fri, 05 Dec 2014 19:49:00 +0000 825421 at http://electronicdesign.com German Forklift Truck Firm Creates Financially Viable Fiat 500 Electric Car http://electronicdesign.com/automotive/german-forklift-truck-firm-creates-financially-viable-fiat-500-electric-car <div class="node-body article-body">German forklift truck manufacturer Linde Material Handling, together with Hamburg-based Fiat specialists Karabag, has converted a conventional Fiat 500 into an electric car. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/automotive/german-forklift-truck-firm-creates-financially-viable-fiat-500-electric-car" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/automotive/german-forklift-truck-firm-creates-financially-viable-fiat-500-electric-car#comments Automotive Power Systems Fri, 21 Nov 2014 16:42:00 +0000 821491 at http://electronicdesign.com Accelerators Reduce DSC Overhead in Motion Control Applications http://electronicdesign.com/dsps/accelerators-reduce-dsc-overhead-motion-control-applications <div class="node-body article-body">Texas Instrument's C2000 Piccolo F2807x incorporates a trigonometric math unit (TMU) and control law accelerator (CLA) to handle high speed analog analysis. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/dsps/accelerators-reduce-dsc-overhead-motion-control-applications" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/dsps/accelerators-reduce-dsc-overhead-motion-control-applications#comments Automotive Lighting Robotics DSPs Electromechanical Microcontrollers Wed, 19 Nov 2014 22:26:00 +0000 821221 at http://electronicdesign.com SoC Targets Advanced Driver Assistance Systems http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/soc-targets-advanced-driver-assistance-systems <div class="node-body article-body">Texas Instruments' TDA3x targets Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS). Its advanced EVE vision accelerator can handle 4 camera image integration. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/soc-targets-advanced-driver-assistance-systems" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/soc-targets-advanced-driver-assistance-systems#comments Automotive Embedded Fri, 14 Nov 2014 19:01:00 +0000 820731 at http://electronicdesign.com TI Demonstrates Industrial and Automotive Solutions http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/ti-demonstrates-industrial-and-automotive-solutions <div class="node-body article-body">At Electronica (Hall A4, Booth 420) Texas Instruments is demonstrating a variety of industrial and automotive design solutions. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/ti-demonstrates-industrial-and-automotive-solutions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/ti-demonstrates-industrial-and-automotive-solutions#comments Automotive Products Embedded Texas Instruments Mon, 10 Nov 2014 15:05:00 +0000 820101 at http://electronicdesign.com Tire Pressure Monitoring System Offers Single- or Dual-Axis Accelerometers http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/tire-pressure-monitoring-system-offers-single-or-dual-axis-accelerometers <div class="node-body article-body">The FXTH87 tire pressure monitoring system (TPMS) family from Freescale Semiconductor is a system-in-package solution that provides low power consumption with a high level of functional integration.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/tire-pressure-monitoring-system-offers-single-or-dual-axis-accelerometers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/tire-pressure-monitoring-system-offers-single-or-dual-axis-accelerometers#comments Automotive Products Embedded Mon, 27 Oct 2014 17:17:00 +0000 148401 at http://electronicdesign.com Dev Platform Uses i.MX 6 Series to Simplify Auto Infotainment http://electronicdesign.com/dev-tools/dev-platform-uses-imx-6-series-simplify-auto-infotainment <div class="node-body article-body">The Smart Application Blueprint for Rapid Engineering (SABRE) for auto infotainment (AI) by Freescale Semiconductor leverages the company’s i.MX 6 series applications processors to simplify Ethernet Audio Video Bridging (AVB) deployment. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/dev-tools/dev-platform-uses-imx-6-series-simplify-auto-infotainment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/dev-tools/dev-platform-uses-imx-6-series-simplify-auto-infotainment#comments Automotive Products Communications Dev Tools Embedded Mon, 27 Oct 2014 15:50:00 +0000 148371 at http://electronicdesign.com Lithium-Battery Technology Drivers http://electronicdesign.com/power/lithium-battery-technology-drivers <div class="field-byline"> Jagat D. Singh, 3M Company </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Since the first lithium-ion battery was commercialized in the early 1990s, that battery chemistry has become integral to consumer electronics applications. Li-ion batteries hold a number of advantages over nickel-cadmium (NiCd) or nickel-metal-hydride (NiMH) varieties.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/power/lithium-battery-technology-drivers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/power/lithium-battery-technology-drivers#comments Automotive Power Power Sources Mon, 27 Oct 2014 13:24:00 +0000 148321 at http://electronicdesign.com RTOS Safety Tools Support Automotive Instrument Clusters http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/rtos-safety-tools-support-automotive-instrument-clusters <div class="node-body article-body">To support Freescale Semiconductor’s MAC57D5xx processor for automotive instrument cluster manufacturers, Green Hills software has extended its INTEGRITY RTOS and safety tools. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/rtos-safety-tools-support-automotive-instrument-clusters" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/rtos-safety-tools-support-automotive-instrument-clusters#comments Automotive Products Dev Tools Embedded Tue, 21 Oct 2014 13:30:00 +0000 146191 at http://electronicdesign.com