Design Con 2015

Wireless & Networking

Test challenges for USB 3.1 SuperSpeedPlus

Testing for USB 3.1 involves not only measuring traditional eye diagrams, but also RF analysis using spectrum analyzers, time domain reflectometry, Read More...

Slash SoC power consumption in the interconnect

A modular approach to SoC interconnect slashes power consumption with unit-level clock gating. Read More...

Cross-phase signal coupling in powerline communication

In powerline communication (PLC), severe signal attenuation and considerable can affect the communication performance; here’s how to address that. Read More...

Mitigate cyber security hazards in smart grids

With the advent of smart grids, a "digital 9/11" is but waiting to happen, for these grids can easily fall prey to escalating cyber hazards. Read More...

S-parameters basics

S-parameters are a “frequency-domain” description of the electrical behavior of a network. Here’s an introduction to what they mean and how Read More...

How to remove signal data artifacts

This Product How-To article explains how to remove signal data artifacts using a finite impulse response (FIR) notch filter and a Python-based math Read More...

History of GaN-on-diamond technology

Brief history of the development of the GaN-on-diamond technology that deposits diamond to within hundreds of nanometers of the GaN channel, Read More...

EMI pre-compliance test with a microwave oven?

It makes sense to do some “quick-and-dirty” bench testing to see if you stand a chance of passing EMI compliance testing. Here’s how you can do Read More...

Top 5 things to know about wireless power design

Recent advances in components, chips, and system architectures allow engineers to readily implement wireless power into their devices. So, let’s Read More...

Clock tree design challenge

Case study: Latest advances in programmable clock generators lay the foundation for successful high-performance datacenter networking solution. This Read More...

DesignCon App
EDN.com Communications Network Design Center Player
FEATURED RESOURCES