Global Sources
EE Times-India
Stay in touch with EE Times India
EE Times-India > Advanced Search > MCU

MCU What is MCU? Search results

 
 
What is MCU?
A MicroController Unit, also refered to as µC or simply microcontroller, is a single chip that contains a processor, RAM, ROM, clock and I/O control unit.
total search1211 articles
2005-11-22 ZiLOG's new Crimzon MCU offers on-chip "learning" capability
ZiLOG's ZLP12840 Crimzon MCU family offers an 'on-chip' ability to learn codes from other infrared remote controls via a learning circuit.
2008-05-13 Zilog works with ARM for 32bit MCU line
Zilog Inc. licenses ARM's processor to develop its new family of 32bit MCUs.
2007-12-18 Zilog touts its first 1.8V flash MCU
Zilog has released its first 1.8V low power, 8bit embedded flash MCU that provides customers a rich set of analogue and digital peripherals, multiple flash memory configurations up to 24Kbytes and a low BOM.
2007-12-27 Zilog tips 1.8V flash MCU with extended peripherals
Zilog has released its first 1.8V low power, 8bit embedded flash MCU with extended peripherals based on its eZ8 CPU core.
2006-07-13 ZigBee-compliant protocol stack developed for Freescale MCU
Mindteck has announced the successful development of BeeStack, to be used with Freescale's HCS08 microcontroller and MC1319X series of RF data modems.
2009-12-14 Wireless MCU extends battery life in Zigbee apps
Combining Atmel's IEEE802.15.4 2.4GHz transceiver with an AVR MCU on one chip saves space and cuts costs.
2014-09-09 Wireless MCU delivers up to 125°C
The MCU from TI combines an RF transceiver with an enhanced 8051 MCU, in-system programmable flash memory and 8KB RAM—packaged in a small form factor for industrial and consumer lighting.
2012-05-30 Winners of TI MCU Design contest announced...
Maven Systems' team has won the first prize for their project titled 'Wireless Security Hub based on TI's MSP430 microcontroller'.
2006-10-27 Winbond launches 8bit MCU, 32bit SoC at eMEX
Winbond has now launched its highly integrated W90P710 and W90N745 general purpose system-on-chip (SoC) in combination with a comprehensive development suite.
2014-06-18 WiFi sol'ns with MCU aimed at IoT apps
TI's SimpleLink WiFi CC3100 and CC3200 platforms claim to offer the industry's lowest power consumption for battery operated devices with a low power radio and advanced low power modes.
2008-01-28 Via unveils 64bit x86-based MCU
Via Technologies has introduced its latest x86-based microprocessor that claims to pave the way for new, low-power systems.
2010-03-16 Variety of sensors, 32bit MCU packed in single IMU sol'n
STMicroelectronics has launched the first members in its iNEMO family of multi-sensor Inertial Measurement Unit (IMU) devices that combines variety of sensors and 32bit MCU. ST's STEVAL-MKI062V1 iNEMO module integrates six different sensors and a 32bit MCU and it is available as a 4.5cm x 5cm evaluation board with firmware library, PC GUI and software solutions.
2011-09-30 Utilise run length encoding in MPC5645S MCU
Learn about run length encoding, a method that enables data compression for information in which symbols are repeated constantly.
2011-08-31 Utilise eTPU2, eQADC for PWM control on MCU
Know how to use the "enhanced Timing Processor" (eTPU2) PWM driver from the eTPU2 general function set to demonstrate an open-loop LED dimmer control system.
2011-11-03 Using wait control bit of R8C/M12A MCU
Learn about the transition to wait mode and return from wait mode using the wait control bit of the R8C/M12A Group.
2009-01-13 Using SPI on MAXQ3180 MCU
Here's sample code for implementing serial perpheral interface in on MAXQ3180 MCU .
2011-09-06 Using S12GN32 MCU for light control, protection
Understand the control and protection capabilities S12GN32.
2011-09-12 Using oscillator stop detection in MCU
Here's a method for turning on an error warning LED when the main clock stops and an oscillator stop detection interrupt is generated.
2009-02-26 Using MCU's Flash utility
Know the application information for LPC2000 flash utility with the Keil MCB2100 and IAR LPC210x Kickstart evaluation boards.
2009-03-12 Using MCU's capacitive sensing module
Read about the CSM that allows the user to design a capacitive sensing system without an external oscillator circuit.
2011-12-13 Using high-end timer transfer unit on MCU
Learn about TMS570LS series microcontrollers and its programmable built-in self test (PBIST) architecture.
2013-05-24 User's guide for DS4830 optical MCU
Know some of the resources and features that the DS4830 provides for monitoring and controlling an optical system.
2009-03-16 Use MCU's external bus interface
The external bus interface can be used to interface to external memory or peripherals such as memory mapped displays.
2009-01-02 Use LED drivers to communicate with MCU
Know some assembly language techniques for MAX6951/MAX6950 LED drivers using the MAXQ2000's SPI peripheral.
2011-08-08 Use an MCU-based method to wake up a capacitive touch-sensing system
Learn how to design a system that rapidly wakes up from sleep or standby mode without diminishing its performance or using up a lot of power.
2007-09-01 Use an MCU's low-power modes in foreground/background systems
The proper use of an embedded MCU's low-power/sleep modes is critical to a design's success.
2007-09-01 Use an MCU's low-power modes in foreground/background systems
The proper use of an embedded MCU's low-power/sleep modes is critical to a design's success.
2007-10-04 Use an MCU's low-power modes in foreground/background
The proper use of an embedded MCU's low-power/sleep modes is critical to a design's success.
2006-08-04 Use an 8bit MCU to build yourself a PI controller
This article shows how, using specific libraries that enable an 8bit microcontroller to perform arithmetic operations with 16- and 32bit precision, you can implement a proportional-integral (PI) controller.
2011-08-16 Use a module in MCU to write touch sensing software
Learn how to develop a touch sensing design using the touch sensing input module in MCUs.
Happening Now...

Pulse of the industry

Get our breaking news, latest product announcements, technical tutorials and app notes.
 

Go to top             Connect on Facebook      Follow us on Twitter      Follow us on Orkut

 
Back to Top