Safety in the Workplace: What Every Electrical Engineer Should Know
Electrical safety is a crucial aspect of any electrical engineer’s (EE) career that can, quite literally, be a ‘life or death’ matter. Every day, EEs work with electrical devices and equipment that utilise potentially hazardous voltages. Here’s how to avoid them.
Synopsys Fusion Design Platform Has Been Qualified by GloFo for Its 12 nm FinFET Process
GloFo (GlobalFoundries) has qualified Synopsys' Fusion Design Platform for its 12nm FinFET (fin-field effect transistor) process. Qualification includes leading products Design Compiler NXT, IC Compiler II, PrimeTime, and StarRC.
Electrical and Electronics Engineering: What’s the Difference?
People tend to think of electrical engineering and electronic engineering as the same. Even more confusing is the fact that many engineering graduates leave the university with a joint degree in both fields. However, several differences exist between the two disciplines...
Digital Technologies Are Shaping the Future of Engineering
Digital processes have already redefined how companies approach manufacturing from an efficiency standpoint. Additionally, the electrical engineering industry has benefited immensely from the proliferation of modern digital tools. These evolving technologies continue to influence how teams and businesses operate on a daily basis.
Combatting the Inverse Relationship Between Chipset Size and Defect Detection Rates
As chip designs shrink and become increasingly complex, fabricators are facing mounting challenges over quality control. Spotting defects is integral to guaranteeing high yields and consistent performance. Manufacturers must utilize inspection processes that keep pace with chipset innovations.
How Digital Manufacturing Benefits Modern Electronics Development
Our current technological revolution is placing a slew of unprecedented stressors on existing manufacturing processes. As production scales in response to demand, manufacturers must embrace digitalisation or face stagnation. These data-driven approaches will boost manufacturing efficiency whilst bringing added flexibility to numerous industries.
u-blox’s Product Manager, Alex Ngi, Discusses u-blox’s Dead Reckoning, Vehicle-to-Everything Positioning Solutions
To demonstrate u-blox and Siemens’ high-accuracy, vehicle-to-everything (V2X) positioning solutions, the tech giants attended the Intelligent Transport Systems (ITS) European Congress 2019, where they showcased u-blox’s ZED-F9K sensor module and what it brings to intelligent cars and fleets. u-blox’s Alex Ngi explains the technology involved.