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Single board computer VX3106 for embedded systems in transportation

Single board computer VX3106 for embedded systems in transportation
Kontron has announced the VX3106. The 3U VPX SBC features an a 64-bit ARM Cortex-v8 A72 based processor with speeds up to 1.8GHz, main memory up to 16GB DDR4 and up to 64GB of eMMC. Its soldered memory, 1Gb FRAM technology for memory retention over power loss, low power consumption and tolerance of temperature ranges from -20 to 65°C makes it well suited for applications in the transportation, avionics, and defence industries.
9th October 2018

F1 EURO VI Step D diesel engines at IAA 2018

F1 EURO VI Step D diesel engines at IAA 2018
At IAA 2018 in Hannover, FPT Industrial introduced its Euro VI Step D Standard. This new regulation will be applied to all new heavy duty commercial vehicles and buses registered from 1st September 2019. At IAA FPT Industrial exhibited a Diesel-Hybrid Powertrain featuring the F1A Euro VI Step D engine and is RDE (Real Driving Emissions) ready.
27th September 2018

Project to improve reliability of electronic devices for autos

Project to improve reliability of electronic devices for autos
  Leti has announced a project to improve reliability and response time of low cost automotive components by equipping the devices with sophisticated model predictive control techniques.
24th September 2018


Training videos make auto repairs safer

Training videos make auto repairs safer
The Automechanika Frankfurt 2018 exhibition marked the unveiling of two comprehensive NSK training videos for garages looking to improve their skills when replacing wheel hub bearings. The videos, which present a clear approach to hub bearing replacement, also offer informative tips to ensure this type of repair is faster, safer and more reliable for customers across Europe.
20th September 2018

Steering column offers greater driver safety

Steering column offers greater driver safety
A tilt and telescopic steering column with improved collision safety has been developed by NSK thanks to a new design of breakaway structure that improves reliability in an impact situation. In addition, the new unit is lighter for enhanced fuel economy and offers higher vibrational rigidity to improve driver comfort.
12th September 2018

Range of capacitors designed for high voltage EV applications

Range of capacitors designed for high voltage EV applications
Automotive is one of the strongest growing markets for electronic components worldwide. AEC-Q200 compliant components are consistently being designed into automotive systems such as EV power train and battery management, infotainment, engine control, air bags, lighting and more. The demand for ‘off-the-shelf', yet highly rugged devices is expanding fast, and in many cases outstripping supply.
6th September 2018

Overall victory at the Formula Student Electric

Overall victory at the Formula Student Electric
VACUUMSCHMELZE (VAC) has supported Formula Student Electric since the introduction of the electromobility division in 2010. All top teams have been using VAC's high performance materials in their electric motors since the very beginning. Thanks to the rotor-stator systems made of VAC's cobalt iron materials, the AMZ racing team of ETH Zurich won the overall first prize at the Formula Student Germany in Hockenheim on 12th August 2018 and remains in first place in the world rankings.
28th August 2018

Automotive 3-18V wide input range converter

Automotive 3-18V wide input range converter
The TPS61170-Q1 from Texas Instruments is an automotive 3-18V wide input range, 1.2A boost converter in 2x2mm QFN package. The TPS61170-Q1 is a monolithic, high-voltage switching regulator with integrated 1.2-A, 40-V power MOSFET. The device can be configured in several standard switching-regulator topologies, including boost and SEPIC. 
16th August 2018

Transceiver targets ADAS applications

Transceiver targets ADAS applications
The DP83TC811S-Q1 transceiver from Texas Instruments (TI) is in stock at Mouser Electronics. The AEC-Q100 qualified DP83TC811S-Q1 is an automotive Ethernet physical layer (PHY) transceiver that allows designers to introduce increased intelligence to automotive applications through Ethernet connectivity.
9th August 2018

Composites poised for wider automotive use

Composites poised for wider automotive use
It has been announced that German supplier ZSK has launched a series of innovations to an increasingly important carbon composite manufacturing technique, which will finally overcome the cost and productivity challenges that have held back wider use of the material until now. 
2nd August 2018


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