With fluctuating fuel prices on the one hand and dropping initial cost of buying electric vehicles on the other, consumers start paying more attention to catch phrases like green transportation, zero emission targets, air quality improvement, and sustainable urban mobility. No matter what is the motivation for switching to alternative energy supplies, the industry reports skyrocketing sales of e-bikes and...
Motors across the industrial and automotive sectors are migrating to BLDCs in order to maximise efficiency and reliability. This article looks at the important MOSFET parameters that should be considered during the design process.
A startup from Nuremberg wants to contribute to the smart city of the future by digitally transforming parking spaces. In contrast to other approaches that are either very expensive or time-consuming to install, Smart City System’s “Parking Pilot” is based on a small, yet robust, sensor that can be easily attached to parking areas.
At some stage of every project there comes a point where the developer has to ask which power supply is best suited to the application. Ever shorter development cycles, stricter specifications, and tighter budgets make the selection difficult. This article provides an overview of the details that need to be considered when making that choice.