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Fish Fry 500: The Best of Photonics (Now on Youtube!)

I have been fascinated by the manipulation of light since I was a kid. In another Fish Fry podcast playlist on Youtube, I investigate a variety of innovations in photonics. I chat with Dr. Eyal Cohen (Co-founder and CEO of Cognifiber) about Cognifiber’s glass-based chips, proprietary fibers, and embedded waveguides, and why the advancement of this kind of technology could revolutionize the world of edge computing. I also … Read More → "Fish Fry 500: The Best of Photonics (Now on Youtube!)"

The Pursuit of Performance: How AI can Help Optimize Electronic System Design

In this week’s Fish Fry podcast, Ben Gu from Cadence Design and I chat about bringing AI to the world electronic system design! We investigate the electronic system design challenges engineers are facing today, the benefits that AI brings to electronic system optimization and the details of Cadence’s Optimality Intelligent System Explorer. Also this week, I examine a new lRead More → "The Pursuit of Performance: How AI can Help Optimize Electronic System Design"

Seeds for a New Day: Edge ML, Evolution of IoT and Artificial Leaves that Generate Clean Fuel

Have you heard about the artificial leaves that generate clean fuel? In this week’s Fish Fry podcast, I investigate the details of new flexible autonomous floating artificial leaves developed by a team of researchers from the University of Cambridge that can generate clean fuel from sunlight and water. Also this week, Viktor Vikulov (DANNIE) and I discuss why edge machine learning is the next evolutionary step for IoT, … Read More → "Seeds for a New Day: Edge ML, Evolution of IoT and Artificial Leaves that Generate Clean Fuel"

Re-Inventing Home Security: Infineon’s New AI/ML-based Smart Alarm System

In this week’s Fish Fry podcast, David Jones (Infineon) and I chat about Infineon’s new battery-powered Smart alarm system. We examine the role that AI and machine learning-based sensor fusion plays in this industry-first acoustic event detection and alarm system, and why this kind of battery-powered home security sensor system could be a … Read More → "Re-Inventing Home Security: Infineon’s New AI/ML-based Smart Alarm System"

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Feb 3, 2023
I wrote the first post, The Chiplet Summit , from the recent Chiplet Summit in San Jose, If you have not seen that, you should probably read it first. A leitmotiv of the conference was: Moore's Law is dead. All we have left is packaging. As I said in the final summary pa...
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chalk talks
dsPIC33CH DSCs: Two dsPIC33Cs on a Single Chip — Microchip and Mouser Electronics  In this episode of Chalk Talk, Vijay Bapu from Microchip and Amelia Dalton explore the benefits of dual core digital signal controllers. They discuss the key specifications to keep in mind when it comes to single core and dual core DSCs and how you can reduce your development time, save board space and cost … Read More → "dsPIC33CH DSCs: Two dsPIC33Cs on a Single Chip — Microchip and Mouser Electronics"
Megawatt Chargers in Electric Commercial Vehicle Infrastructure — Littelfuse and Mouser  In order to move forward with the large-scale implementation of commercial electric vehicles, we need to consider efficiency, availability, reliability, and longevity for the mega-watt chargers required for these applications. In this episode of Chalk Talk, Dr. Martin Schulz from Littelfuse joins Amelia Dalton to discuss the infrastructure demands of electric commercial vehicles, the … Read More → "Megawatt Chargers in Electric Commercial Vehicle Infrastructure — Littelfuse and Mouser"
The Next Generation of Switching Regulator — RECOM and Mouser Electronics Power modules can bring a variety of benefits to electronic system design including reduced board space, shorter time to market and easier sourcing of materials. In this episode of Chalk Talk, Amelia Dalton and Louis Bouche from RECOM discuss the benefits of RECOM’s switching regulators, the details of their advanced 3D power packaging and … Read More → "The Next Generation of Switching Regulator — RECOM and Mouser Electronics"
Peltier Modules — CUI Devices and Mouser Electronics Do you need precise temperature control? Does your application need to be cooled below ambient temperature? If you answered yes to either of these questions, a peltier module may be the best solution for you. In this episode of Chalk Talk, Amelia Dalton chats with Rex Hallock from CUI Devices  about the limitations and … Read More → "Peltier Modules — CUI Devices and Mouser Electronics"
DIN Rail Power Solutions’ Usage and Advantages – MEAN WELL and Mouser Electronics DIN rail power supplies with their clean installation and quiet fanless design can be a great solution to solve the common power supply concerns that come along with industrial and building automation applications. In this episode of Chalk Talk, Kai Li from MEAN WELL and Amelia Dalton discuss the variety of benefits that DIN … Read More → "DIN Rail Power Solutions’ Usage and Advantages – MEAN WELL and Mouser Electronics"
Traction Inverter — Infineon  Not only are traction inverters integral parts of an electric drive train and vital to the vehicle motion, but they can also make a big difference when it comes to the energy efficiency and functional safety of electric vehicles. In this episode of Chalk Talk, Amelia Dalton chats with Mathew Anil from Infineon about … Read More → "Traction Inverter — Infineon"