Part 2 of 4: Defence Lasers and Optronic Systems: Solid-State Laser Electronics

Laser rangefinders and laser target designators are the most abundantly used laser systems for tactical battlefield scenarios. Laser rangefinders are used both as standalone devices as well as integral parts of...

“Embedded forms of USB will be very important for connecting modem chips to baseband...

Some time ago, Dilin Anand from EFY spoke to Terry Moore, CEO, MCCI, a system engineering company which specialises in delivering USB system software to tier-1 silicon or semiconductor firms. MCCI...

“There is also a major shift in the software controls happening in T&M”

Sudhir Tangri, country general manager, Keysight Technologies India Pvt Ltd, speaks with Rahul Chopra and Pankaj Vashisht of EFY on what transforms test and measurement equipment. On September 19, 2013, Agilent...

11 More Amazing Circuit Designs For Awesome Projects

Here's bringing 11 more circuit designs, to experiment, try and enjoy. Happy making! Atithya Amaresh 1. Earth Fault Indicator In mains-powered equipment, exposed metal parts are connected to earth wire in order to prevent...

When Data Is Everywhere, Where Do We Store It?

  We have already heard a lot about how the Internet of Things (IoT) guarantees ten billion devices by 2018. Did you know that these devices would result in the transmission of...

Meet Transmission Line Inspection Robot

Long transmission lines run across the world to provide electricity in different states, territories cities, blocks and houses. They are the most widely distributed assets amongst the utility industry. Now the...
video

Arduino – Control 220V Lamps from Anywhere in the World

Download source code and schematics: click here Courtesy: Rui Santos  

“The deployment of smart meters is far from a one-size-fits-all undertaking”

Highly integrated SoCs are helping designers to design energy meters with ease and less engineering efforts. What are the various design considerations and challenges for energy metering? And how can you...
video

Tutorial: MOSFETs as Transistor Switches

MOSFETs are the most common transistors used today. They are switches that can be used an Arduino, BeagleBone, or Raspberry Pi. When it comes down to it, MOSFETs are pretty complicated...
video

Tutorial: BJTs as Transistor Switches

Transistors are electronic switches that are used to control things that would kill an Arduino, Raspberry Pi, or Beaglebone. There are two major types known as a BJT and MOSFET. This...