Tuesday, November 10, 2009
ISQED - Design and Design Automation
Targetted Audience - Researchers, Developers, and Users of EDA/TCAD Tools & Design Flows and Methodologies.
They cover Design Methods, Design Processes, Semiconductor technologies, nano-technologies,IC packaging, Test, design automation tools & methodologies..
.ISQED 2014 Theme: Security in a Connected World
P.O.Box 607 Los Altos, CA 94023-0607 USA
Updated Nov 2013
Silicon Laboratories - High Performance Mixed-signal
Products Include -
8-bit microcontrollers, Embedded modems, Subscriber line interface circuits, silicon direct access arrangements (DAAs) and clocks and oscillators.
- Capacitive Touch Sensors
- Infrared Sensors
- High-Side DC Current Sensor
Silicon Labs offers a combination of hardware and software to assist with the development of wireless-based embedded applications. The Si1000DK provides everything needed to begin development of your wireless MCU application.
Wireless MCU Development Kit Si1000DK
Monday, November 09, 2009
Manufactures semiconductors used in sectors like automotive and industrial, and consumer electronics.
- ASICs like Analog ASIC and ARM-based SoC
- ASSPs like CCD Linear Image Sensor and LED Driver IC
- Linear ICs like Operational Amplifier and Power Supply IC
- Transistors, Diodes and Thyristors (Discrete)
LED Driver IC
µPD168804 is a power supply control IC with four constant-current controller/driver channels. A high current drive of up to 1,500 mA per channel is supported by providing an external power MOSFET.
Friday, November 06, 2009
"Maple is the essential technical computing software for today's engineers, mathematicians, and scientists"
MapleSim - "Advanced symbolic computing engine comes together with traditional numeric solvers to supercharge the simulation and modeling process."
Some Maplesoft Applications In Engineering Design
- Engineering design sheet
- Control system design
- Signal processing and filter design
- Electric circuit analysis
- Electrical machine analysis
Library of electrical models (analog, digital, machines, multi-phase) Information
This library contains electrical components to build up analog and digital circuits, as well as machines to model electrical motors and generators, especially three phase induction machines such as an asynchronous motor.
They create specialized software tools for engineering. The product suite includes Maple, the technical computing and documentation environment, and MapleSim, the high-performance, multi-domain modeling and simulation tool for physical systems.
Maplesoft is a subsidiary of Cybernet Systems Co. Ltd. in Japan.
Tuesday, November 03, 2009
Mathcad is used to perform, document and share calculation and design work.
"The unique Mathcad visual format and scratchpad interface integrate live, standard mathematical notation, text and graphs in a single worksheet"
PTC Mathcad combines the ease and familiarity of an engineering notebook with the powerful features of dedicated engineering calculations application. Its document-centric, WYSIWYG interface gives you the ability to solve, share, re-use and analyze your calculations without having to learn a new programming language.
Some Features are -
- Easy to learn and use - no special programming skills required
- Increases productivity, saving engineers time and reducing errors
- Improves verification and validation of critical calculations
- Complete documentation of calculations supports standards compliance