Global FDSOI ecosystem rising
News & Analysis 5/24/2013 5 comments
So far, STMicroelectronics has been identified as the only company tilting at the FDSOI windmill. That perception, and a lonely market landscape, are about to change.
Triangulation in automotive ultrasonic park-assist systems
Design How-To 5/21/2013 2 comments
Ultrasonic park assist systems use ultrasonic distance-ranging methodologies to assist the vehicle driver with back-up parking, parking spot identification, automatic parking and detection of objects in the driver's blind spots. Texas Instruments discusses the method of triangulation as a way to improve distance measurement accuracy.
FDSOI gains three design wins
Design How-To 5/16/2013 7 comments
ST claims three design wins for its fully-depleted silicon on insulator manufacturing process; a move that could draw out support from EDA software and IP providers.