Logic goes straight on power chip News & Analysis 12/1/2000 Post a comment US-based Power semiconductor company Ixys has been awarded a patent in the US for a technology that will let it put logic chips directly on to high-power semiconductors.
IP core handles soft errors News & Analysis 12/1/2000 Post a comment Iroc Technologies has developed what it reckons is the first intellectual property (IP) core to handle soft errors caused by alpha radiation.
Temperature pushed to 250° on memory News & Analysis 12/1/2000 Post a comment Researchers at the Fraunhofer Institute for Microelectronics Circuits (Fraunhofer-IMS) in Germany have developed a CMOS chip capable of operating in temperatures up to 250°C. Conventional circuits fail at about 125°C.
NASA's Orion Flight Software Production Systems Manager Darrel G. Raines joins Planet Analog Editor Steve Taranovich and Embedded.com Editor Max Maxfield to talk about embedded flight software used in Orion Spacecraft, part of NASA's Mars mission. Live radio show and live chat. Get your questions ready.
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