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We’ve Got the Power: It’s Vertical and Intelligent

230 Views October 4, 2017

VIPower

The idea behind ST’s VIPower(TM) technology is relatively simple. Many applications require the ability to control high power, to sense and communicate their status, and to provide device protection and have logic functions to control the power intelligently. ST’s VIPower technology integrates all of these functions onto the same device and provides numerous advantages over discrete device solutions.

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by Andrew Roberts

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The Discrete Charm of Electrification

498 Views August 16, 2017

Electrification

Electric car sales reached 750,000 vehicles worldwide in 2016[1]. China alone represented over 300,000 vehicles. And there are forecasts of between 40 and 70 million Electric Vehicles being deployed by 2025[2]. All these data points indicate that the electrification of vehicles is increasing at an incredible pace, driven by cheaper battery technology, acceptable mileage, and performance …

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by Andrew Roberts

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Silicon Carbide: Go Beyond Silicon

655 Views June 8, 2017

Among a range of options, Silicon is by far the most widely used semiconductor material with good reason. It is easy to fabricate and provides good general electrical and mechanical properties. Also, it forms high-quality silicon oxide that is used for insulation layers between different active elements of the IC. As a result, Silicon can be used to create …

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by Andrew Roberts

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TSU111: The Most Precise Nano-Power Op Amp from ST, 25 Years on a Single Battery!

568 Views May 31, 2017

The TSU111 is ST’s most precise nano-power operational amplifier (op amp) by a wide margin, which enables the creation of longer-lasting and better-performing devices. The smart revolution, characterized by a myriad of sensors measuring everything and everyone, has brought on a fantastic paradox: this increasingly digital world is highly analog! Many components tasked with tracking …

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Welcome to the Door Zone. Come Inside!

463 Views May 12, 2017

Door Zone

Cars electronics are evolving at an incredible pace. We can read something new about autonomous vehicles, car electrification or vehicle connectivity almost every day. With all of this, however, car doors are often ignored, and you could be forgiven for thinking that outside of power window and locks, they are devoid of high-tech electronics. Well think again. Welcome to the …

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by Andrew Roberts

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