Fake components delay designs in Israel
News & Analysis 3/29/2007 Post a comment
Fake components are delaying several design projects in Israel. According to sources who spoke with EETimes Europe , the fake components, mostly from China, will lead to lost sales at several companies due to the delays.
Parker acquires French EMI shields maker
News & Analysis 3/28/2007 Post a comment
Parker Hannifin Corp., which owns Chomerics in Europe, has bought, for an undisclosed sum, French electromagnetic interference shielding and thermal management device specialist Acofab SAS and its majority shareholder Adecem SARL.
Accurate Thermal Analysis of Chip/Package Systems
Design How-To 3/15/2007 Post a comment
With the increasing complexity and power dissipation of modern electronic designs, controlling peak temperature and predicting the temperature profile on the chip early in the process is becoming critical for insuring system reliability. Low power design methodologies create their own thermal challenges, as they may generate "hot" and "cool" regions on the chip. Causes and soutions are explored.
Reed relays switch up to 1 GHz
Product News 3/2/2007 Post a comment
MEDER electronic has introduced a family of miniature SIL reed relays capable of switching up to 1 GHz. These devices target ATE systems, measurement equipment, computer peripherals, and alarm systems.