radar

Radar Sensors Enable Autonomous Driving

Here are reference designs that enable autonomous driving using highly-integrated radar sensors  Autonomous control of a vehicle makes driving safer and comfortable. You've probably heard of...

How To Design Accurate ‘Temperature Monitoring System’?

Modern electronic systems often use sensors to monitor temperature and provide protection from excessive temperature excursions. This can encompass varied applications and environments ranging...
wireless charging

Rohm Uses ST NFC Chips For Qi Automotive Wireless Charging Design

ROHM's Qi automotive wireless charging solution, which includes STMicroelectronics’ NFC Reader IC and 8-bit microcontroller, enables innovative products in automotive applications.  STMicroelectronics announced that its...

Nanosecond Laser Driver Reference Design for Next-gen LiDAR

Here is a reference design that leverages the fast GaN laser drivers to achieve a high-resolution and extended range in LIDAR vision. With the increased...
smartglass

Make a Smart Glass Driver to Reduce Glare when Driving

Would you like to regulate the amount of sunlight and glare entering a car? Here is a reference design of a SPD-SmartGlass driver for instant and precise control...
gesture control

Radar-based Gesture Control System

mmWave Radar can be used to provide a sleek, simple solution to capture hand gestures and improve the experience of the driver. Basic intuitive hand...
battery tester

How to make a Li-ion Battery Tester?

How to make a Li-ion battery tester for high-current applications? The demand for lithium-ion (Li-ion) batteries is growing at an exponential pace, fueled by the...
ev charging

Creating Wi-Fi-enabled EV Charging Stations

Spurring the adoption of Electric Vehicles (EVs) into mainstream markets with the design of chargers embedding technologies like Wi-Fi and NFC. The number of electric...
hvac system

How to design a Car’s HVAC System?

How to design an advanced auto HVAC system? HVAC (heating, ventilation, and air conditioning) is the technology of indoor and automotive environmental comfort. These days...

How to Drive Electric Motors in Modern Cars?

If you are curious to know how your car's air-conditioning system motors or seat motors work, walk-through these reference designs. Today’s new cars can include...

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