July 12, 2012

Telematics for Congestion Management, Active Safety, Electromobility: World Cities Summit

This week we have begun testing a next-generation congestion management system in Singapore. Cars equipped with NXP’s 3.5G telematics solution […]
June 12, 2012

Homemade radio in space

Since I can remember, I have been interested in designing amateur radios.  As a radio enthusiast I received my radio amateur license […]
June 6, 2012

Flying high – Neocopter project Part I

How to connect design and electronics with ordinary fun? [youtube height=”500″ width=”640″]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BP1-MZmpxsQ[/youtube] I created an UAV, or Unmanned Arial Vehicle, […]
May 30, 2012

Semiconductors enable societal change

What will society look like in a few years from now? Ideally, we envision vibrant towns and cities which are […]
May 21, 2012

Innovation in NXP Microcontrollers

Working in NXP research is about solving state-of-the-art issues to create innovative solutions and identifying potential opportunities. Of course it […]
May 21, 2012

Speaking the same language

In the design process of analog/mixed-signal (AMS) ICs, there are quite a number of languages used in the front-end of […]
March 29, 2012

Degrees of freedom vs. axes

No, the title does not refer to the forces of good versus those of evil. Nor am I referring to […]
August 3, 2011

What is sensor fusion?

When a colleague of mine recently asked me “What is sensor fusion?” I had to stop and think. Like Justice […]
March 4, 2011

Magnetometers come in multiple flavors

I love browsing old 19th and 20th century engineering textbooks. It’s great fun seeing the ingenuity that our technical predecessors […]
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