Design Center: Motor Drives, Robotics & Controls

August 2021
A Multi-Site Resting-State Magnetic Resonance Image Database
In recent years, with the development of artificial intelligence (AI) technology and the development of an environment for collecting massive datasets, AI is becoming increasingly important in various fields, including basic science, marketing, logistics, finance, and medicine. In medicine, progressively, AI te
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Date:
08/30/2021

What you Need to Know About Trimming the Output Voltage of a Power Supply

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Figure 1: Power supply output voltage is trimmed so that power supply voltage = desired load voltage + total conductor impedance voltage drop

What is Trimming and How is it Used? Trimming the output voltage of a power supply simply means adjusting the voltage by a small amount. By convention, the term trimming is used for applications where the power supply has a specified nominal output voltage and the user is able to change the output voltage
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Date:
08/30/2021
onsemi to Purchase GT Advanced Technologies
The COVID 19 pandemic has left global supply chains in tatters. Automotive manufacturers are cutting production as they can’t get enough chips. Chip fabs are also struggling to get the materials necessary to fulfil orders for automotive manufacturers and other verticals. Everyone seems to be struggling to se
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Date:
08/27/2021
Power Conversion System Added to SGIP Approved Inverter List
Oztek Corp announced that its OZpcs-RS40 power conversion system has been added to the California Self-Generation Incentive Program (SGIP) Verified Equipment List. Approval was issued on August 10 by AESC Inc., who is the lead member of the SGIP Technical Working Group (TWG) which reviews new equipment fo
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Date:
08/23/2021
Harwin Datamate Horizontal Backshells in Stock at TTI
TTI, Inc., announces the availability Datamate Horizontal Backshells from stock at TTI. Harwin has added to their range of Datamate Metal Backshells with the new horizontal version that is perfect for use with 90o PCB mounted connectors. They can be used with SMT or thru-hole mounted connectors, available with or w
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Date:
08/23/2021
3-Phase MOSFET Gate Driver Maximizes Battery Life
TRINAMIC Motion Control GmbH & Co. KG, now part of Maxim Integrated Products, Inc., introduces the fully integrated TMC6140-LA 3-phase MOSFET gate driver that simplifies design and maximizes battery life of brushless direct current (DC) motor drives. The TMC6140-LA 3-phase MOSFET gate dr
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Date:
08/16/2021