Analyzing 8 cylinders various parameters and controlling the fuel injection to these cylinders at 1000 times per second is quite a high speed processing of data.Probably soon we can see these kind of ECU's in the regular automotive segment.
Drones are, in essence, flying autonomous vehicles. Pros and cons surrounding drones today might well foreshadow the debate over the development of self-driving cars. In the context of a strongly regulated aviation industry, "self-flying" drones pose a fresh challenge. How safe is it to fly drones in different environments? Should drones be required for visual line of sight – as are piloted airplanes? Join EE Times' Junko Yoshida as she moderates a panel of drone experts.