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Not all electric motors are the same - Different versions and how they are controlled

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Electro mobility is one of the hottest topics in the automotive industry right now due to the diesel emissions scandal. However, the idea of using clean electricity from renewable sources instead of internal combustion engines is not new: Streetcars, for example, were electrified at the end of the 19th century. In contrast, electro mobility is just beginning its triumphant march on our highways and streets:...

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Rutronik presents: MPU with improved image processing performance from Renesas

Created by Zibo Su |   Knowledge

To expand the use of embedded artificial intelligence solutions (e-AI) for high-end applications, Renesas Electronics has developed the new RZ/A2M-MPU. It provides real-time image processing and is suitable for mobile applications thanks to its low energy consumption. Samples of the microprocessor are available on www.Rutronik24.com.

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Comprehensive solutions for fast EV Charging design by Infineon

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E-mobility is the future. It will revolutionize private and public transportation, reduce air pollution and make our world a better place. Creating efficient charging infrastructures is key to enabling this worldwide megatrend. However, if people are to embrace this technology, charging infrastructures must allow drivers to travel conveniently, and charge their vehicles quickly and safely.

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Contactless measurements directly on the shaft: The PST-360 Position Sensor from PIHER

Created by Bert Weiss |   Suppliers

The PST-360 from PIHER (Sales: Rutronik) is a slimline package solution sensor (12 mm height) mounted directly into the shaft with no gears. Completely contactless, the position sensor provides excellent repeatability, accuracy, resolution, linearity and high stability even under harsh environmental conditions.

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Hardware-based security: taking Industry 4.0 to the next level

Created by Dr. Josef Haid; Principal Technical Marketing Platform Security at Infineon Technologies |   Knowledge

The Internet of Things (IoT) is connecting smart devices and machines to create smart factories (known as Industry 4.0 or Industrial Internet). These highly automated, decentralized factories promise greater efficiency and flexibility across production processes. At the same time they are also exposed to attacks from cyberspace as they rely on Internet connectivity. Software measures alone do not generally...

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