Bringing solar manufacturing back to the U.S. EET Videos 4/9/2012 Post a comment Solar manufacturing startup Twin Creek Technologies claims it has found a way to produce extremely thin yet flexible solar cells. By reducing material costs and adding value in the manufacturing process, solar cell production could again become a
Creating a defensive embedded security mindset EET Videos 4/8/2012 Post a comment Robert Vamosi describes how hackers are breaking into (and breaking) embedded systems, and how companies are reacting to the vulnerabilities the hackers are finding. Vamosi gave this keynote at DESIGN West in March 2012.
Switcher Power Loss EET Videos 4/3/2012 Post a comment Efficiency is a misleading number for comparison of switching regulators. The efficiency number can be manipulated by the input and output voltage, while power loss is more tightly tied to the actual circuit. This video explains why.
A Book For All Reasons Bernard Cole1 Comment Robert Oshana's recent book "Software Engineering for Embedded Systems (Newnes/Elsevier)," written and edited with Mark Kraeling, is a 'book for all reasons.' At almost 1,200 pages, it ...