Volume 2012, Issue1 Newsletter

In This Issue: A Look into the Future - Just for Fun Sometimes it is just fun to look ahead and wonder what the future will bring. In 2011, there have been some interesting announcements that get the imagination going. Read more Epidermal electronics No batteries required for sensors Re-chargeable battery life breakthrough Medical tricorder [...]

January 24th, 2012|Categories: Electronic Design Services Newsletters, News, V2012|Tags: , , |

Volume 2011, Issue4 Newsletter

In This Issue: How to Avoid Big Errors Using Accelerometers Accelerometers can be used to measure not only acceleration but also vibration. Historically, accelerometers have seen widespread use in manufacturing production lines and automotive electronics. They are now widely used in portable electronic devices such as cell phones, video game controllers, and cameras. Medical devices [...]

November 24th, 2011|Categories: Electronic Design Services Newsletters, News, V2011|Tags: , , |

Volume 2010, Issue4 Newsletter

In This Issue: Signal Conditioning Demystified Signal conditioning is the part of a data acquisition system that interfaces to a sensor. Most sensors require some type of accommodation to turn their input into a linear voltage that can be measured by a data acquisition computer. Often, the signal is too "small" and must be changed [...]

November 24th, 2010|Categories: Electronic Design Services Newsletters, News, V2010|Tags: , , |

Signal Conditioning Demystified

What Is Signal Conditioning? Signal conditioning is the part of a data acquisition system that interfaces to a sensor. Most sensors require some type of accommodation to turn their input into a linear voltage that can be measured by a data acquisition computer. Often, the signal is too "small" and must be changed to a [...]