• current sensing

    Effective High Power Isolated Current Sensors

    Current Sensing In power-related applications, it is very important to know the amount of current flowing through the conductor. There are many ways of measuring current hence it is important to understand each one of them so that you make the right choice while considering cost, safety, form factor, power, ...
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    Bluetooth 5 Mesh Networking to Advance IoT

    Bluetooth 5: Going faster and further When Bluetooth Special Group (SIG) released Bluetooth 5 last year, it was clear that their intentions were to improve the distance covered, speed and throughput of Bluetooth Low Energy. True to this intention, Bluetooth 5 came bearing superior performance compared to its predecessor the, ...
  • Power Loss and Optimized MOSFET Selection in BLDC Motor Design

    Brushless DC motors From PCs to drones, the Brushless DC (BLDC) motor has become a preferred choice and it is for a good reason, BLDC motors are more efficient and exhibit higher power density than their brushed counterparts. BLDC motors have less wear and tear and allow for the deployment ...
  • UNDERSTANDING CONNECTORS AND THEIR SPECIFICATIONS

    Connectors There are numerous types of connectors that can be used for a wide range of applications. Some can be used where a single connection is required while others can be used where a huge number of connections are required. Connectors also come in various sizes and are used for ...
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    How to Choose an Arduino Shield

    The king of prototyping Arduino is arguably the most popular microcontroller that allows engineers, scholars, and designers to quickly prototype projects. It is an open-source platform consisting of both physical programmable circuit and an Integrated Development Environment (IDE) that runs on your PC enabling you to upload computer code to ...
  • BLDC Motor

    An Introduction to Brushless Direct Current (BLDC) Motors

    The growing popularity Has your phone vibrated today? Well then, you just experienced a brushless DC (BLDC) motor in action. BLDC motors are synchronous motors that are powered by direct current through a drive module or controller. BLDC motors have witnessed rapid growth in popularity owing to their construction that ...
  • LED Lighting for Commercial Applications

    From our homes to our offices Light-emitting diode (LED) is increasingly becoming the popular choice of lighting in both homes and commercial premises. This rapidly growing popularity is no surprise as LEDs have proven to be more efficient and long-lasting than conventional lighting technology. Companies that have already embraced the ...
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    Low TCR Resistors for Current Sensing

    Accurate current sensing for better power efficiency There is a global push to ensure electronic circuits to become more efficient so as to cumulatively reduce carbon emissions.  Circuit designers and system operators need to understand the level of current through the circuit and that being delivered to the attached loads ...
  • Multilayer Ceramic Chip Capacitors

    Taking over hybrid circuits Multilayer Ceramic Chip Capacitors (MLCCs) compose up to 30% of the total components found in a typical hybrid circuit. MLLC’s are made up of the monolithic ceramic block that has comb-like sintered electrodes. The electrodes come to the surface at the face ends of the monolithic ...
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    Schneider Electric Infrastructure

    Electricity distribution Schneider Electric Infrastructure previously Smart grid Automation Distribution and Switchgear Limited was incorporated in March 2011. A fresh certificate of incorporation was awarded in December 2011 following the change of name during the same period of time. It is engaged in the design, manufacture, building, and servicing of ...