Distributor Rutronik introduces the first integrated optical sensor from Osram Opto Semiconductors. The SFH 7050 for automatic fitness tracking is used in mobile devices, such as smart watches and fitness armbands, and simplifies personal heart rate or pulse rate measurement.
Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. today introduced its new Trench IGBT (Insulated Gate Bipolar Transistor) platform featuring Punch Through (PT) and Field Stop (FS) technologies.
Designed to increase efficiency in motor drives, UPS, solar inverters, and welding machine inverters, the Vishay Semiconductors devices, provided as bare die, offer low collector-to-emitter voltages and fast and soft turn-on and turn-off for low conduction and switching losses while providing breakdown voltages to 650 V for increased reliability.
Granta Design today announced that PSA Peugeot Citroën has selected the GRANTA MI™ software to support its materials information management requirements. PSA Peugeot Citroën is a leading European carmaker with international scope, bringing to market two automobile brands with innovative line-ups and clearly differentiated styles: Peugeot and Citroën.
Flexible solar cells, interactive medication packaging and curved displays in automobile cockpits: Printed electronics is opening unimagined technical and design possibilities in many sectors of industry.
Rutronik Elektronische Bauelemente GmbH has now released its newly designed and arranged website. The focus is placed on a clear differentiation of various contents, so that every visitor can quickly find the information he is looking for.
Accordingly, it is now composed of three areas: the Rutronik.com company website, the Rutronik24 e-commerce platform and the Rutronik-TEC specialist portal.
Texas Instruments (TI) today expanded its motor driver portfolio with a new 12-V motor driver family that reduces spin-up time to just seconds and makes tuning stepper and brushed DC motors easier than ever before.
The DRV8846 incorporates a new, proprietary adaptive current control technology that automatically tunes motor performance for precise, smooth and quiet motion. The DRV8848 simplifies designs by using a simple pulse-width modulation (PWM) control interface and minimal external components.