Tag: Design + Automation

Digitizing Measurements with a DMM Isn't a Dream

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Digitizing Measurements with a DMM Isn't a Dream

Bernard Ang 2019.08.14

Multimeters of the past were analog with an analog needle pointing to a measurement scale on a meter dial. Such analog multimeters cannot detect fast changes from your measurement signals. Analog mult

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#Digital Multimeters #Manufacturing Test #Design + Automation

EM Simulation Technology and When to Use It

Simulation + Design

EM Simulation Technology and When to Use It

Anna McCowan 2019.04.18

High frequency system design is hard. If you’ve ever tried it, you know what I’m talking about. High frequency systems are complex, and they are becoming more and more common. This means your challeng

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#Design Software #Design + Automation

Three Ways a TestOps Approach Cuts Down Waste

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Three Ways a TestOps Approach Cuts Down Waste

Kaelly Farnham 2019.04.01

How many circuit boards do you have laying around? As I look around at our office of electrical engineers, I see lots of circuit boards and test equipment. I wonder how many of our electronics go to e

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#Design + Automation #Design Software #Manufacturing Test #Environmental Sustainability #Sustainability

How to Achieve Accurate Sensor Characterization Using a Digital Multimeter

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How to Achieve Accurate Sensor Characterization Using a Digital Multimeter

Bernard Ang 2019.02.21

Sensors have varying accuracies depending on materials, fabrication method, how they are used, and more. A thermocouple sensor uses a pair of two dissimilar metals that are joined together at one end

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#Digital Multimeters #Manufacturing Test #Design + Automation

Troubleshoot a Sensor with a Digital Multimeter

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Troubleshoot a Sensor with a Digital Multimeter

Bernard Ang 2019.02.14

There are many types of sensors on the market – flow sensors, temperature sensors, pressure sensors, humidity sensors, accelerometer sensors, proximity sensors, and more. Most sensors generally provid

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#Digital Multimeters #Manufacturing Test #Design + Automation

Sensor Types and Their Applications

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Sensor Types and Their Applications

Bernard Ang 2019.01.24

Sensors make the world go round. They are inside all the electronic devices we use at home, at work, in our cars, and practically everywhere else. Today, we cannot imagine living without our devices,

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#Digital Multimeters #Manufacturing Test #Design + Automation