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2013-03-05 AMS' LED driver maximises camera flash for smartphones
The AS3649 allows mobile phone manufacturers to reduce the engineering and software development effort involved in flash LED implementation considerably.
2013-09-04 AMS spends $33 million for analogue 3D IC production facility
AMS investment aims to increase production capacity in response to a surge in demand outlook for ICs fabricated with 3D IC integration technology.
2015-07-29 Ams snatches CMOS sensor business from NXP
The acquisition expands Ams' environmental sensor line-up with advanced monolithic and integrated CMOS sensors that measure several environmental variables in one sensor device.
2013-10-17 Ams reveals method for Li cell monitoring, balancing
The architecture has been implemented in the AS8506 to perform distributed cell monitoring and balancing operations for stacked cell modules, including SOA check and passive or active cell balancing.
2006-11-16 AMS requires new testing approach
Verification is challenging enough for the current generation of AMS circuits, which have grown dramatically in speed, functions and transistor count.
2015-08-25 AMS plans to shell out $2B to rent New York wafer fab
Under a deal reached with the State of New York, AMS will rent the fully operational wafer fab for 20 years for a nominal yearly amount and will only incur operating expenses on the wafers produced.
2013-11-15 Ams offers cost-efficient IC prototyping service
The prototyping service, known as Multi-Project Wafer (MPW) or shuttle run, claims to deliver significant cost advantages for foundry customers.
2002-02-08 AMS extends multi project wafer services
austriamicrosystems AG has extended multi project wafer services in its 200mm waferfab in Unterpremstaetten, Austria.
2015-11-24 Ams buys advanced area, CMOS image sensor company
Ams entered a deal to acquire 100 per cent of the shares in CMOSIS, a provider of advanced area and line scan CMOS image sensors for high-end imaging applications, in an all-cash transaction.
2014-06-05 Accellera updates Verilog-AMS with verification, modelling
The enhanced features of Verilog-AMS 2.4 include supply sensitive connect modules, an analogue event type to enable efficient electrical-to-real conversion and current checker modules.
2006-03-16 Verifying mixed-signal designs
Each piece of a mixed-signal design presents difficult problems that can be solved only by producing a custom circuit that fits the requirements of its particular situation.
2015-12-04 Ultrasonic water flow metering chip works up to 20 years
The TDC-GP30-F01 from Ams is a complete hardware and firmware measurement solution for cold water metre that draws 8.5?A continuous current when capturing flow measurements at 8Hz.
2003-06-27 Tower PDKs simplify design environments
Tower Semiconductor Ltd. and Cadence Design Systems have announced the availability of the TSL018 and TSL035 foundry-level Process Design Kits that eliminate the need for users to create their own "views" of the Tower technologies in their design environments.
2002-09-16 Toshiba, Neolinear formulate new methodology for Soc design
Toshiba and Neolinear teams up to implement a new AMS design methodology that enables significant analog design reuse.
2004-11-22 Toshiba adopts Mentor ADVance MS tool in LSI designs
Mentor Graphics Corp. revealed that Toshiba Corp. has adopted its analog/mixed-signal HDL language, Verilog-AMS, for the design and verification of complex analog and mixed-signal LSI (large scale integration) designs.
2004-10-01 Synthesis suite targets unconventional designs
FTL Systems is quietly preparing a complete IC design solution, but this small, privately held company isn't about to go head-to-head against the big EDA vendors.
2014-11-13 Smart sensors detect gestures, support barcode emulation
AMS recently introduced the TMG3992 for mobile applications and the TMG3993 for home automation to increase touchless gesturing to four directions.
2004-03-05 Silvaco offers open-source Verilog-A models
Silvaco International is offering nine Verilog-A device models for free download under open-source distribution.
2014-04-23 Shuntless BMS measures current to 1% accuracy
The current-sensing design from ams achieves linear current measurement up to 100A by monitoring voltage drop across a PCB's copper track. It eliminates the requirement for the precision shunt resistor, yielding BoM cost savings.
2015-07-22 Sensor device slashes PCB space, smartphone BOM
The TMx4903 from Ams features multiple functions including universal remote control, barcode emulation, RGB colour sensing, proximity and 3D gesture detection.
2003-01-31 RLC extraction tool supports Cadence, Mentor flows
Sequence Design has announced an RLC extraction tool that supports large mixed-signal designs in both Cadence and Mentor flows.
2004-01-06 Recasting IC design focus in 2004
Three primary areas of focus for 2004: consolidation of verification methodologies, development of solutions that combine design, manufacturing and test, and an increase in full-chip verification of mixed-signal SoCs.
2006-03-16 Primitive tools slow analog/digital integration
With the right tools, the job of integrating high-performance A/D circuits on the same SoC could be easier.
2007-05-17 Platforms upgrade custom IC, PCB design
Cadence Design Systems claims to have a "complete" custom IC simulation and verification solution, along with an advanced constraint-driven PCB design flow with announcing the release 6.2 of its Virtuoso MMSIM tool.
2014-12-26 Optical sensors provide touchless detection
The TMG399x devices from ams feature six key sensing functions such as gesture detection and Mobeam barcode emulation geared for smartphones, tablets and other consumer electronics.
2007-04-20 Op amp/comparators feature low power draw
Rohm's new CMOS op-amp/comparators allow operation from 1.8V, ensuring compatibility with the latest low-voltage CPU and DSP power supplies.
2015-10-23 NFC sol'n offers space savings for smart watches, wearables
The AS3921 with boostedNFC technology from Ams is aimed at space-constrained devices to deliver secure contactless payments and ticketing.
2016-02-29 NFC sol'n enables secure ARM mbed wearable reference design
The NFC solution is composed of the ST54E from ST, a SiP featuring an NFCC and a secure element compliant with the GlobalPlatform standard v2.2, and Ams' AS39230 NFC AFE with boostedNFC technology.
2004-02-16 Mentor Graphics reinforces verification platform scalability
Mentor Graphics has released its ADMS v4.0 with added language support for mixed-signal functional verification.
2015-03-05 Mentor Graphics buys Tanner, aims to expand IoT market
Mentor Graphics plans to expand its IoT market after acquiring the business assets of Tanner EDA, a leading tool provider for the design, layout and verification of AMS and MEMS ICs.
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