Micronas sets new standards for linear Hall-effect sensors with its new HAL 24xy family
Micronas today announced the HAL 24xy family of high precision programmable linear Hall-effect sensors designed to match the performance, diagnostic and reliability requirements of today’s most demanding automotive applications.
Infineon Introduces Automotive Multicore 32-bit Microcontroller Family AURIX to Meet Safety and Powertrain Requirements of Upcoming Vehicle Generations
Infineon Technologies AG today introduced a new family of 32-bit multicore microcontrollers that serves the requirements for powertrain and safety applications of the automotive industry. The multicore architecture of the new AURIX family features up to three independent 32-bit TriCore processor cores to meets the highest safety standards in the industry while doubling performance compared to currently available best-in-class devices.
Performance, functional safety and security for powertrain
The Qorivva MPC5746M is Freescale's first high-performance 32-bit MCU built on a new 200-megahertz quad-core Power Architecture platform.
IR Introduces Automotive Qualified AUIRS2334SPbF 600V IC for 3-Phase Inverterized Motor Drive Applications
International Rectifier today introduced the automotive qualified AUIRS2334S 600V IC for 3-phase inverterized motor drive applications such as high voltage compressors (HVAC) and fans.
Advanced automotive motor drivers from Melexis bring LIN-ready single chip solution to BLDC motors & actuators
Melexis announces its next generation IC family for sensor-less and sensor based BLDC motor control in automotive applications. The new IC family consists of 4 base members; the MLX81205, MLX81207, MLX81210 and MLX81215. Each is available with a variety of memory configurations and in different package options. They all follow the very successful MLX81200 core integration concept - combining a voltage regulator, LIN transceiver, microcontroller u...
Fairchild Semiconductor's Smart High-Side Switches Provide Designers Reliable Alternatives to Discrete Solutions for Driving Automotive Applications
Fairchild Semiconductor has developed a smart high-side switch family that specifically addresses advanced electrical load control in automotive body electronics. The family provides an alternative to discrete MOSFET solutions, integrating protection and diagnostic features in order to reduce component count and PCB complexity, while offering better system reliability.
In-Vehicle Fanless Box Embedded Computer with eMark Certification
Axiomtek rolls out the tBOX311-820-FL, a in-vehicle rugged embedded box system incorporating low power consumption Intel Atom processor Z520PT 1.33 GHz with Intel US15WPT chipset. Especially designed to fit vehicle applications, it is certified with an eMark and ISO-7637 standard. Built with numerous robust features, this IP40-rated unit is ideal for mobile surveillance, fleet management, toll system, intersection traffic control and much more.
austriamicrosystems extends its 0.35µm High-Voltage CMOS periphery library to include 8kV ESD protection
austriamicrosystems’ Full Service Foundry business unit today announced an extension of its 0.35µm High-Voltage CMOS fabrication service, offering Electrostatic Discharge (ESD) protection up to 8kV at 50V and up to 4kV at 120V operating voltage in Integrated Circuits (ICs) fabricated on its specialist H35 process.
New Delphi Exhaust Gas Heat Exchanger Will Reduce CO2 Emissions and Improve Hybrid Vehicle Range
Delphi Automotive's new exhaust gas heat exchanger (EGHX) will reduce CO2 emissions, provide faster cabin warm-up, improve safety and yield substantial savings during cold starts. The system also recovers heat normally lost in the exhaust system, warming the powertrain coolant directly or as an intermediate for warming other powertrain fluids more quickly.
Delphi OCS Connectors and Terminals Enhance Connection System Performance
Delphi Automotive has launched its new line of OCS sealed and unsealed connectors and terminals for use in standard automotive, light and commercial vehicle markets. The series, on display at the Society of Automotive Engineers World Congress this week, is engineered with innovative terminal and connector features to improve connection system vehicle warranty performance. Delphi OCS incorporates industry standard housing footprints and terminal c...