eeTimes
eeTimes
eeTimes eeTimes EDN
Forgot password Register

News

Automotive MCU system power supplies for idling-stop systems October 31, 2014 Automotive MCU system power supplies for idling-stop systems Rohm has developed system power supplies for high-performance microcontrollers in a variety of automotive systems, from electronic power steering to fuel injection, including HEVs and EVs. The BD39001EKV-C uses a proprietary boost-buck switching method that ensures stable voltage supply, even when the ... Read more 6-axis inertial measurement unit shrinks to 3x3x1.1mm October 30, 2014 6-axis inertial measurement unit shrinks to 3x3x1.1mm STMicroelectronics has announced what the company claims to be the industry's smallest 6-axis Inertial Measurement Unit (IMU) qualified for Automotive applications, with low-noise and improved output resolution. Read more Synchronous step-down DC/DC offers 93% efficiency at automotive voltages October 28, 2014 Synchronous step-down DC/DC offers 93% efficiency at automotive voltages LT8609 is a 2A, 42V input synchronous step-down switching regulator, with a synchronous rectification topology that delivers 93% efficiency while switching at 2 MHz enabling designers to avoid critical noise-sensitive frequency bands, such as AM radio, while providing a compact footprint. Read more Sensor package saves cost, meets ASIL D October 27, 2014 Sensor package saves cost, meets ASIL D Electric power steering systems typically need two sensors to measure steering torque. A dual-sensor package developed by Infineon combines both sensors in one package which not only shrinks the space requirement but also the cost. The device supports ASIL (Automotive Safety Level) D, the highest level ... Read more Green Hills claims “most advanced integration, broadest support” for AUTOSAR October 27, 2014 Green Hills claims “most advanced integration, broadest support” for AUTOSAR Green Hills Software has announced what it positions and the most advanced integration and broadest AUTOSAR vendor support for AUTOSAR application development, debug, execution and deployment, based on its safety-oriented real-time operating system, INTEGRITY. Read more Easier debugging for CAN FD, SENT bus October 24, 2014 Easier debugging for CAN FD, SENT bus Targeting users engaged in developing and debugging devices connected to CAN FD and SENT serial data buses, Keysight has introduced decoding and triggering extensions to its InfiniiVision 4000 X-Series oscilloscopes. Read more Software eases ISO26262 implementation October 24, 2014 Software eases ISO26262 implementation Automated driving and advanced driver assistant systems make safety-critical vehicle functions increasingly proliferant. Thus, the developers of these functions have to comply with the tough requirements of ISO standard 26262 which can be a very cumbersome and laborious process. Design automation software ... Read more Freescale extends development environment for in-vehicle Ethernet October 23, 2014 Freescale extends development environment for in-vehicle Ethernet An automotive hardware/software solution streamlines development of infotainment systems incorporating Ethernet Audio Video Bridging (AVB) for the connected car. Read more Image sensor targets driverless cars October 22, 2014 Image sensor targets driverless cars Melexis has developed a CMOS image sensor that offers ASIL-ready support functions. The device is designed for use in camera-based Advanced Driver Assistance Systems and driverless cars. Excellent low-light capabilities enable downstream electronics to detect pedestrians even in the night. Read more Development system brings the Internet of Things to the vehicle October 22, 2014 Development system brings the Internet of Things to the vehicle Freescale Semiconductor has introduced a comprehensive hardware/software development system for enabling automotive grade Ethernet connectivity for next generation infotainment, instrument cluster, camera telematics and rear seat entertainment designs. Read more
MOST POPULAR NEWS
Interview
Technical papers
Poll
Which approach is best suited for automotive infotainment connectivity?