Michael Stanley

December 16, 2014

When prototyping, think “Maker”

I am famous (infamous?) among my sensor co-workers for all the “toys” scattered across my office.  By “toys”, I mean […]
November 7, 2014

Open source sensor fusion

It’s been quite a while since I’ve updated you on the status of sensor fusion efforts (One-stop-fusion-shopping at freescale.com/sensorfusion).  We […]
April 29, 2014

MEMS sensors evaluation board and the Raspberry Pi

Last June, I wrote about a sensor board from element14 that is Freedom-compatible with Freedom development boards (See the new […]
February 24, 2014

Xtrinsic sensor fusion library for Kinetis MCUs

In my December post, New sensor expansion boards for Freedom development platform, I introduced you to the FRDM-FXS sensor shields […]
May 28, 2013

FXLC95000CL Xtrinsic intelligent motion-sensing platform – More than just a smart sensor

Almost three years ago, I introduced you to the MMA955x intelligent 3-axis accelerometer (Evolving Intelligence with Sensors, June 2010). Several […]
March 12, 2013

Building a virtual gyro

In Orientation Representations Part 1 and Part 2, we explore some of the mathematical ways to represent the orientation of […]
January 23, 2013

Orientation Representations: Part 2

In Orientation Representations: Part 1, we explored the use of rotation matrices and Euler angles. At the end of that […]
October 29, 2012

Orientation Representations: Part 1

Our portable devices are getting more and more fun to use, due in part to new generations of augmented and […]
October 3, 2012

Magnetometer placement — where and why

In my last posting (Accelerometer placement — where and why [1]) I discussed tradeoffs to be considered when choosing where […]
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