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What is analog-to-digital converter?
An electronic circuit that converts a continuously varying signal (temperature, pressure, voltage, etc.) into digital number comprising zeroes and ones.
Applications include anything that involves the digital processing of signals by a digital signal processor, microprocessor or microcontroller.
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2002-08-13 TI 16-bit converter bundles 6 ADCs
The ADS8364 16-bit ADC packs six independent ADCs into a TQFP-64 package, allowing high signal throughput and simultaneous sampling in motor control and multi-axis positioning applications.
2002-11-26 TDA8789HL dual 8-bit A/D converter with DPGA demonstration board
This application note describes the design of DPGA demonstration board using the TDA8798HL ADC.
2002-12-18 Raft of ADCs launched at Analog Devices
ADI's latest device offerings include serial SAR devices with 8-bit, 10-bit, or 12-bit resolution and a 16-bit, dual-channel, PulSAR model.
2005-07-08 New image sensor from Cypress aims for digital camera quality
Cypress has developed its first image sensor targeting mobile devices with the introduction of its low-cost 3.0-megapixel CMOS image sensor with a 1/3-inch optical format, analog binning and a 12bit ADC
2003-09-19 Driving an analog keyboard with the ST7 ADC
This application note presents an example on how to use the analog digital converter function of the ST7 microcontroller.
2010-07-23 Digital-cell-based technology supports analog/digital conversion in ASICs, FPGAs
Startup Stellamar LLC has introduced a digital-cell-based technology for implementing analog/digital conversion in standard ASICs and FPGAs
2008-12-17 Digital photo frames get Samsung chips
Samsung Electronics is rolling out a line of media processors targeting the growing market for digital photo frames
2003-04-04 AVR: Low Cost A/D Converter
This application note discusses the procedure in making a simple ADC with only two external components, a resistor and capacitor.
2002-10-17 Applying with the ispPAC30 to Data Acquisition Systems with Analog-to-Digital Converters
This application note describes how the ispPAC30 can be used as a flexible solution for interfacing signals to ADC front ends.
2009-04-02 An interface for Texas Instruments analog to digital converters with serial LVDS outputs
This application note describes how to interface a Texas Instruments ADC with serial LVDS outputs to Virtex-4 or Virtex-5 FPGAs, utilizing the dedicated deserializer functions of both FPGA families.
2009-04-29 14bit ADC cuts digital feedback
From Linear Technology Corp. comes a low-power 14bit, 150MSps ADC that dissipates only 149mW, less than one-third the power of competitive solutions.
2008-02-18 Why select a digital power converter
What impact, if any, is there for designers wishing to use digital power converter modules in place of existing analog designs?
2003-09-15 Using the M16C/62 analog to digital converter in one-shot mode
This application note outlines the steps necessary to set up, perform and read a single conversion using the onboard analog to digital converter of the M16C.
1999-11-22 Using the Analog-to-Digital Converter of the 8XC552 Microcontroller
The 80C552 microcontroller has an on-chip ADC. The converter consists of an 8 input analog multiplexer, and a 10bit binary successive approximation ADC. To obtain the 10bit accuracy, it is important to pay attention to the design of the application. First, the operation of the ADC is described. Then, design and layout subjects are described that can influence the accuracy of the conversion result
2001-04-02 Using the analog-to-digital converter of the 8XC552 microcontroller
This application note describes how to use the on-chip 10-bit ADC of Philips Semiconductors' 8XC552 microcontroller.
2000-06-01 Using the Analog to Digital Converter
This application note is intended for PIC16C7X users with various degrees of familiarity with analog system design
2005-11-09 USB modules tout simultaneous-channel data conversion, digital I/O
Data Translation's DT9836 series data-acq products underscore the ascendancy of USB 2.0
2005-05-23 Understanding analog to digital converter specifications
This guide will help engineers to better understand the specifications commonly posted in manufacturers' data sheets that describe the performance of successive approximation register ADCs
2013-07-24 Ultra-low power 12bit ADC from Analog Devices
The AD7091 offers ultra-low power consumption of 367?A at 3V and 1MSPS; 324?A at 3V in power-down mode while achieving fast throughput rates.
2004-03-24 TI SoC integrates analog, digital cores
Texas Instruments has introduced a low-noise data acquisition SoC from its Burr-Brown product line.
2005-03-08 TI MCU, analog technology adopted in Recom heart monitoring system
Texas Instruments Inc. (TI)'s MSP430F149 ultra-low power microcontroller (MCU) and analog technologies are key elements for Recom Managed Systems Inc. battery powered high-fidelity biomedical signal processing and recording platform
2013-09-18 TI claims industry's first inductance-to-digital converter
LDC technology from Texas Instruments enables engineers to create sensors using low-cost and readily available PCB traces or metal springs, providing high-resolution sensing of any metal or conductor.
2004-02-12 TI analog front-end suits motor control apps
Texas Instruments has introduced a complete analog front-end that is designed for motor control applications
2004-12-08 STR71x ADC driving an analog keyboard
This app note provides an example of how to use the STR71x analog to digital converter (ADC) to read inputs from an analog keyboard.
2008-04-29 Shunt-type reference voltage IC suits data converter, industrial apps
New Japan Radio offers the NJM2825, a high-precision micropower shunt-type reference voltage IC that is for data converter and industrial measurement applications
2009-12-21 RF-to-digital converter brings SDR in cars
From Microtuner Inc. comes a RF-to-digital converter that harnesses advanced RF and digital silicon technologies to bring software-defined radio (SDR) to the global automotive industry
2005-11-03 PIC MCU adds extra serial ports, faster A/D converter
The newest members of Microchip Technology Inc.'s PIC18F microcontroller family are the PIC18F8622/8527/6622/6527.
2006-04-24 Op amps amplify low-level analog signals simply
Cirrus is launching this family of op amps with four parts: two single and two dual versions.
2006-06-09 MEMS gyro delivers digital range scaling
The new ADIS16250 from Analog Devices is touted to be the industry's first programmable MEMS gyroscope and is the first to provide digital range scaling and embedded programmability for industrial apps
2006-04-14 MCU boasts precision analog conversion
Analog Devices is employing its precision analog conversion technology for its newest family of application-specific MCUs
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