Resistors target medical apps Product News 9/29/2006 Post a comment Stackpole has launched a new product group for medical applications. These medical-grade components include high- and medium-voltage chip resistors, divider networks, high precision resistors, and special precision resistors.
LVDT signal conditioner supports vehicular testing Product News 9/27/2006 Post a comment Touting universal applicability and extended functionality, Macro Sensors single-channel, low-voltage signal conditioner, the LVC-2500 DC-LVDT, supports all standard LVDT, RVDT and VRT half-bridge sensors for 24-volt PLC systems and 12-volt vehicular testing applications.
Epcos quits double-layer capacitors business News & Analysis 9/26/2006 Post a comment Europe's largest maker of passive electronic components, Epcos, is withdrawing from another manufacturing activity, and is set to close a plant in Germany that makes double-layer capacitors by the end of March 2007.
Inductor targets high-current apps Product News 9/14/2006 Post a comment Tyco Electronics delivers the CoEv brand series of high-current inductors for computers, power supplies, DC/DC converters, AC/DC converters and battery-powered devices.
Elcoteq buys Romania plant from Andrew News & Analysis 9/14/2006 Post a comment Global manufacturing services provider Elcoteq SE has agreed to acquire Andrew Corp.'s plant in Arad, Romania, for $19 million. Elcoteq also signed a long-term manufacturing agreement with Andrew.
Power inductors offer high current Product News 9/14/2006 Post a comment The Coiltronics HCF1305-R series power inductors from Cooper Bussmann Electronic Technologies meet high-speed switchmode applications that require high current and low voltage.
In conjunction with unveiling of EE Times’ Silicon 60 list, journalist & Silicon 60 researcher Peter Clarke hosts a conversation on startups in the electronics industry. One of Silicon Valley's great contributions to the world has been the demonstration of how the application of entrepreneurship and venture capital to electronics and semiconductor hardware can create wealth with developments in semiconductors, displays, design automation, MEMS and across the breadth of hardware developments. But in recent years concerns have been raised that traditional venture capital has turned its back on hardware-related startups in favor of software and Internet applications and services. Panelists from incubators join Peter Clarke in debate.