Power http://electronicdesign.com/taxonomy/term/25802/more en Variable ISI Channel Helps Reduce Undesired Ringings http://electronicdesign.com/power/variable-isi-channel-helps-reduce-undesired-ringings <div class="node-body article-body">Artek’s CLE1000-S2 represents a new version of the Variable ISI Channel. The S2 channel, based on unique analog-signal technology that leverages advanced electromagnetism theories, helps reduce undesired ringing and overshoot. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/power/variable-isi-channel-helps-reduce-undesired-ringings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/power/variable-isi-channel-helps-reduce-undesired-ringings#comments Products Power Thu, 29 Jan 2015 23:02:00 +0000 834031 at http://electronicdesign.com Select the Right Varistors for Overvoltage Circuit Protection http://electronicdesign.com/power/select-right-varistors-overvoltage-circuit-protection <div class="field-deck"> Though MOVs are relatively simple devices, choosing the right one requires some knowledge. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Metal-oxide varistors (MOVs) are relatively simple devices, but choosing the right one requires some knowledge.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/power/select-right-varistors-overvoltage-circuit-protection" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/power/select-right-varistors-overvoltage-circuit-protection#comments circuit protection Engineering Essentials Components Power Mon, 26 Jan 2015 14:18:00 +0000 833671 at http://electronicdesign.com A Case Study: Localized, System-Level Protocol Checks and Coverage Closure http://electronicdesign.com/eda/case-study-localized-system-level-protocol-checks-and-coverage-closure <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by: Mentor Graphics </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Broadcom® recently developed a unified, scalable, verification methodology based on the Veloce® emulation platform. In order to test this new environment, they ran a test case, which proved that they can take assertions, compile them into Veloce, and verify that they fire accurately. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/eda/case-study-localized-system-level-protocol-checks-and-coverage-closure" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/eda/case-study-localized-system-level-protocol-checks-and-coverage-closure#comments Communications Components White Paper EDA Power Test & Measurement Thu, 22 Jan 2015 16:30:00 +0000 833471 at http://electronicdesign.com Advantages of Assertion-Based Emulation Using Veloce http://electronicdesign.com/eda/advantages-assertion-based-emulation-using-veloce <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Mentor Graphics </div> <div class="node-body article-body">This paper describes the assertion-based verification approach along with its benefits and uses. It further explains the advantages of emulation, especially for very large and complex SoCs, and how assertion synthesis improves the emulation of SoCs that include assertions and helps reduce the time to verification closure.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/eda/advantages-assertion-based-emulation-using-veloce" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/eda/advantages-assertion-based-emulation-using-veloce#comments Communications Components White Paper EDA Power Test & Measurement Mentor Graphics Thu, 22 Jan 2015 16:24:00 +0000 833461 at http://electronicdesign.com Unifying Hardware-Assisted Verification and Validation Using UVM and Emulation http://electronicdesign.com/eda/unifying-hardware-assisted-verification-and-validation-using-uvm-and-emulation <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Mentor Graphics </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Successful approaches to improve verification productivity are to increase the speed of verification and begin validating software/hardware integration very early in the design process. Historically, verification and validation platforms have been developed as separate flows, preventing reuse of modules and methods between the two. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/eda/unifying-hardware-assisted-verification-and-validation-using-uvm-and-emulation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/eda/unifying-hardware-assisted-verification-and-validation-using-uvm-and-emulation#comments Communications Components White Paper EDA Power Test & Measurement Mentor Graphics Thu, 22 Jan 2015 15:50:00 +0000 833451 at http://electronicdesign.com Planar Transformers Ideal for Power Conversion Applications http://electronicdesign.com/power/planar-transformers-ideal-power-conversion-applications <div class="node-body article-body">The latest planar transformers from Standex-Meder Electronics are ideal for 500W-2KW applications.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/power/planar-transformers-ideal-power-conversion-applications" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/power/planar-transformers-ideal-power-conversion-applications#comments Products Power Thu, 15 Jan 2015 19:53:00 +0000 833091 at http://electronicdesign.com Envelope Tracking Excels in RF Power-Amplifier Efficiency http://electronicdesign.com/communications/envelope-tracking-excels-rf-power-amplifier-efficiency <div class="node-body article-body">Envelope tracking (ET) is considered as the industry standard for the architecture of 4G RF front ends, and designers are now focusing on how to optimize their ET solutions to deliver the best RF performance, highest data rates, and longest battery life for handsets.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/communications/envelope-tracking-excels-rf-power-amplifier-efficiency" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/communications/envelope-tracking-excels-rf-power-amplifier-efficiency#comments Mobile Communications Engineering Essentials Power Power Sources Tue, 13 Jan 2015 16:12:00 +0000 832961 at http://electronicdesign.com Six Tips to Help Desktop PCB Designers Address the Challenges of RF and Microwave Designs http://electronicdesign.com/eda/six-tips-help-desktop-pcb-designers-address-challenges-rf-and-microwave-designs <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by: Mentor Graphics </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The common base for many of today’s electronic products is wireless technology, which relies on RF circuitry. Yet, RF circuitry can intimidate even the most confident designers. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/eda/six-tips-help-desktop-pcb-designers-address-challenges-rf-and-microwave-designs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/eda/six-tips-help-desktop-pcb-designers-address-challenges-rf-and-microwave-designs#comments White Paper EDA Power Mentor Graphics Wed, 07 Jan 2015 21:24:00 +0000 832791 at http://electronicdesign.com Six Things You Want to Have in Your Desktop PCB Design Library http://electronicdesign.com/eda/six-things-you-want-have-your-desktop-pcb-design-library <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by: Mentor Graphics </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Accurate and up-to-date library data are the foundation for a successful and high-quality PCB design project. So how do you get started? </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/eda/six-things-you-want-have-your-desktop-pcb-design-library" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/eda/six-things-you-want-have-your-desktop-pcb-design-library#comments White Paper EDA Power Mentor Graphics Wed, 07 Jan 2015 21:21:00 +0000 832781 at http://electronicdesign.com Fundamentals of Signal Integrity Analysis http://electronicdesign.com/eda/fundamentals-signal-integrity-analysis <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by: Mentor Graphics </div> <div class="node-body article-body">New to Signal Integrity analysis, or just need to brush up on the fundamentals? If so, this white paper is for you. It begins by identifying and analyzing critical nets in the design that may need signal integrity analysis. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/eda/fundamentals-signal-integrity-analysis" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/eda/fundamentals-signal-integrity-analysis#comments White Paper EDA Power Test & Measurement Mentor Graphics Wed, 07 Jan 2015 21:11:00 +0000 832771 at http://electronicdesign.com