2016-10-05 - Julien Happich

Jaguar, Elektrobit call for plug-and-play network

The companies propose to integrate a scalable computing platform with an Ethernet backbone providing redundant links, smart Ethernet switches and…

2016-10-05 - Microchip Technology

DEPA controllers improve battery charging support

The controllers use integrated linear regulator, MOSFET drivers, 8-bit PIC microcontroller core, precision oscillator and analog control loops.

2016-09-30 - Julien Happich

Guarding car autonomy from hackers

Karamba Security's in-memory Autonomous Security blocks common in-memory attacks, such as the Tesla hack demonstrated last week.

2016-09-28 - Christoph Hammerschmidt

Cross-industry alliance targets 5G development

The 5G mobile networks will include V2X applications—but not on the basis of the IEE 802.11p standard currently favoured by…

2016-09-27 - Vivek Nanda

Inverter uses SiC components to boost EV range

A new inverter offers greater efficiency in a smaller, lighter package – a hybrid and electric vehicle manufacturer’s dream.

2016-09-23 - Yole Developpement

LEDs secure bright future in automotive sector

In parallel, technologies such as laser and OLED are still considered as complimentary approaches.

2016-09-23 - Silicon Labs

CMOS-based isolated FET drivers reduce system cost

The Si875x family features isolated FET drivers designed to transfer power across an integrated CMOS isolation barrier.

2016-09-22 - Linear Technology

Two-phase controller boosts automotive battery power

The LTC3871 operates in buck mode from the 48V bus to the 12V bus or in boost mode from 12V…

2016-09-21 - Vivek Nanda

Chinese engineers hack Tesla Model S

Chinese white hat hackers broke into the Model S and played around with the control system.

2016-09-21 - None

Autonomous car dreams fuel education programme

The one-year course in self-driving car technology is expected to address a shortage of engineers.