STMicroelectronics touts new low-dropout voltage regulator

STMicroelectronics has released a low-dropout voltage regulator that is useful for improving the precision of measurements and A/D conversion of physical signals for medical equipment. The new LDLN025 generates less than 6.5µVrms noise at 250mA full load. It has a high Power Supply Rejection Ratio (PSRR) of 80dB at 120Hz. It also operates using an input

Tiny nano-power op amp from STMicroelectronics boosts sensing accuracy, consumes negligible space and power

With its tiny 1.2mm x 1.3mm outline and typical current of only 900nA, the TSU111 nano-power op amp from STMicroelectronics helps cut the size and energy needs of analog circuits to the bare minimum in medical monitors, wearable electronics, gas detectors, pH sensors, infrared motion sensors and payment tags. The TSU111’s extremely low operating current

STMicroelectronics combines power and simplicity in intelligent motion-control device for smart industry and high-end consumer electronics 

STMicroelectronics, a global semiconductor leader serving customers across the spectrum of electronics applications, is accelerating smart industry, also known as smart manufacturing or Industry 4.0, with a powerful single-package device for intelligent motor control. ST’s new STSPIN32F0 motor-control system-in-package combines the power and flexibility of a microcontroller-based drive with ease of use and space efficiency.

HMicro and STMicroelectronics announce wearable wireless biosensor platform that frees patients from cables

HMicro, a wireless solutions developer of innovative products engineered to address the unique requirements of wireless peripherals and complex biosensor applications, and STMicroelectronics, a global semiconductor developer serving customers across the spectrum of electronic applications, have launched their cooperation to create the industry’s first single-chip solution for clinical-grade, single-use disposable smart patches and biosensors. The product,

STMicroelectronics and WiTricity to develop integrated circuits for resonant wireless power transfer

STMicroelectronics, a global semiconductor developer serving customers across the spectrum of electronics applications, and WiTricity, the industry pioneer in wireless power transfer over distance, announced their design collaboration to develop semiconductor solutions for magnetic-resonance-based wireless power transfer. The goal is to “cut the last cord,” bringing convenience to the powering and charging of consumer electronics, Internet

STMicroelectronics unveils free simulator to aid design for electromagnetic compatibility

STMicroelectronics, a global semiconductor developer serving customers across the spectrum of electronics applications, is helping protect today’s smart devices by making shirt pockets, car dashboards, office desks and other statically dangerous locations safer through the introduction of a new software tool that guides the selection of the right protection components for integrated-circuit designs right from the

STMicroelectronics chip guards hearts in wearable cardiac recorder

A powerful STM32 microcontroller from STMicroelectronics, a global semiconductor leader serving customers across the spectrum of electronics applications, keeps things ticking inside HTEC’s wearable ECG recorder that provides continuous and accurate remote cardiac monitoring. Different types of cardiac arrhythmia, or irregular heartbeat, affect millions of people of all ages worldwide. With the accurate and timely

“Plug and spin” brushless DC motors in just a few seconds with STMicroelectronics’ new nucleo pack

STMicroelectronics introduces a $35 starter kit plus a new free software algorithm to help engineers and hobbyists implement efficient vector control in a short time for motor-driven projects such as drones, appliances, E-bikes, home-automation, healthcare and industrial machinery. The P-NUCLEO-IHM001 Motor-Control Nucleo Pack in combination with new software elements from the STM32 Motor Control Ecosystem

STMicroelectronics debuts high-power motor driver

Premiered at PCIM Europe 2015, STMicroelectronics’ powerSTEP driver delivers the advantages of compact motor-control design for applications at high power ratings. The fully integrated stepper-motor driver system-in-package offers an unprecedented power density of up to 500 W/cm2, enabling cost-effective systems that deliver better performance and reliability without sacrificing flexibility or ruggedness. As a complete 14