Inside Circuit Cellar 2019

Inside Circuit Cellar magazine 2019 Issues
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Issue #342
January 2019
Control & Comms for Drones

6: Connecting USB to Simple MCUs: Helpful Hosting, By Stuart Ball
14: Vision System Enables Overlaid Images: Superhero Sight, By Daniel Edens and Elise Weir
20: Hierarchical Menus for Touchscreens: Crafting the Code, By Aubrey Kagan
32: The MPU vs. MCU Decision: Choices for Industrial Designs, By Jacko Wilbrink
36: Control and Comms Solutions Enhance Drone Designs: Synched in the Sky, By Jeff Child
42: Data Acquisition Rides Evolving Tech: Robust Solutions, By Jeff Child
46: PRODUCT FOCUS:  COM Express Boards: Computing Cores, By Jeff Child
52: PICKING UP MIXED SIGNALS: Easing into the IoT Cloud (Part 2): Modules in Action, By Brian Millier
58: THE CONSUMMATE ENGINEER: Real Schematics (Part 2) : Transmission Lines, By George Novacek
62: EMBEDDED SYSTEM ESSENTIALS: Power Analysis Capture with an MCU: Low-Cost Approach, By Colin O’Flynn
67: FROM THE BENCH: High-Side Current Sensing: A Means of Measuring, By Jeff Bachiochi
76: Product News
78: Test Your EQ
79: The Future of IoT Benchmarks: Complex Benchmark Development Journey Yields Success, By Peter Torelli

Issue #343

February 2019
Automotive Infotainment
6: Build a Self-Correcting LED Clock: MCU-Driven Art, By Eldar Slobodyan and Jason Ben Nathan
14: Inductive Sensing with PSoC MCUs: Tougher Touch Tech, By Nishant Mittal
22: Building a Generator Control System: Three-Phase Power, By Kent Altobelli and Caleb Stewart
36 Thermal Management in Machine Learning: Beat the Heat, By Tom Gregory
40: MCUs Serve Up Solutions for Car Infotainment: Dashboard Dazzle, By Jeff Child
46: SWaP Needs Drive Non-Standard SBC Demand: All-In-One Solutions, By Jeff Child
50: PRODUCT FOCUS ADCs and DACs: Resolution and Speed, By Jeff Child
54: EMBEDDED IN THIN SLICES: Bluetooth Mesh (Part 1): Alternatives Compared, By Bob Japenga
58: THE CONSUMMATE ENGINEER: Infrared Sensors: Heat Lights the Way, By George Novacek
62: THE DARKER SIDE: The Art of Voltage Probing: Scope Savvy, By Robert Lacoste
69: FROM THE BENCH: Tinkering with Time: Protocols and Programming, By Jeff Bachiochi
76: Product News
78: Test Your EQ
79: The Future of Artificial Intelligence: Intelligent Edge: Is AI Ready to Play a Role?, By Scott Nelson

Issue #344
March 2019
Low Power for Wearables

6: Guitar Video Game Uses PIC32: Realism Revamp, By Jake Podell and Jonah Wexler
14: MCU-Based IC Links USB to Legacy PC I/O: Versatile Solution, By Hossam Abdelbaki
20: Smart Pet Collar Uses GPS and Wi-Fi: PIC32-Based Design, By Vidya Ramesh and Vaidehi Garg
26: Formal Flow for Automotive Safety: Bulletproofing Car Design, By Doug Smith
34: Tailored Solutions Tackle Design Needs for Wearables: Low Power Priorities, By Jeff Child
40: Flex PCB Design Services: Building Boards that Bend, By Jeff Child
44: PRODUCT FOCUS 44 Power Supplies for Medical Use: Compliance for Care, By Jeff Child
48: EMBEDDED SYSTEM ESSENTIALS: Side-Channel Power Analysis: Easy Path to Proof, By Colin O’Flynn
52: THE CONSUMMATE ENGINEER: Cooling Electronic Systems: Beat the Heat, By George Novacek
56: PICKING UP MIXED SIGNALS: Impedance Spectroscopy Using the AD5933: From IC to Instrument, By Brian Millier
68: FROM THE BENCH: Non-Evasive Current Sensor: Pondering Probes, By Jeff Bachiochi
75: Product News
78: Test Your EQ
79: The Future of IoT Connectivity: Cellular Technology’s Role in IoT Market Growth, By Broc Jenkins

Issue #345
April 2019
Video Technology in Drones

6: Build a Prescription Reminder: Using Raspberry Pi, By Devlin Gualtieri
14: IoT Monitoring System for Commercial Fridges: Using LoRa Technology, By Tyler Canton, Akio Yasu, Trevor Ford and Luke Vinden
22: High-Voltage Differential Probe: Amplifiers in Action, By Andrew Levido
28: Build a PIC32-Based Recording Studio: Music from Micros, By Radhika Chinni, Brandon Quinlan and Raymond Xu
34: Drone Video Technologies are Flying High: Cameras, Boards and Kits, By Jeff Child
40: Low-Power Wireless Solutions Feed IoT Edge Needs: Integration Meets Innovation, By Jeff Child
46: PRODUCT FOCUS: 32-Bit Microcontrollers: Wireless Workhorse, By Jeff Child
50: EMBEDDED IN THIN SLICES: Bluetooth Mesh (Part 2): Provisioning Pondered, By Bob Japenga
54: THE CONSUMMATE ENGINEER: Improving Software Quality: By the Book, By George Novacek
58: THE DARKER SIDE: The Art of Current Probing: Mindful Measuring, By Robert Lacoste
66: FROM THE BENCH: Building an All-in-One Serial Terminal: With a Tiny Touchscreen, By Jeff Bachiochi
75: Product News
78: Test Your EQ
79: The Future of Robotics: Dealing with Challenges and Tradeoffs in Motion Control, By James English

Issue #346
May 2019
Technologies for Digital Signage
6: Capacitive vs. Inductive Sensing: Touch Trade-Offs, By Nishant Mittal
10: PIC32 Tames Real-Time Stock Monitoring: Market Matador, By David Valley and Saelig Khattar
16: Transistor Basics: And Their Role Today, By Stuart Ball
24: Robotic Arm Plays Beer Pong: Using PIC32s and IMUs, By Daniel Fayad, Justin Choi and Harrison Hyundong Chang
30: Digital Signage Technologies Gain Momentum: System Solutions, By Jeff Child
36: Code Analysis Tools Up Their Game: Quest for Code Quality, By Jeff Child
40: PRODUCT FOCUS PC/104 Boards: Legacy That Stacks Up, By Jeff Child
44: EMBEDDED SYSTEM ESSENTIALS: Attacking USB Gear with EMFI: Pitching a Glitch, By Colin O’Flynn
52: THE CONSUMMATE ENGINEER: Pressure Sensors: Terminologies and Technologies, By George Novacek
56: PICKING UP MIXED SIGNALS: Fancy Filtering with the Teensy 3.6: Arm-ed for DSP, By Brian Millier
68: FROM THE BENCH: An Itty Bitty Education: STEM at Home, By Jeff Bachiochi
76: Product News
78: Test Your EQ
79: The Future of Safe Programming: How Programming Languages Evolve to Reduce Risks, By Quentin Ochem

Issue #347
June 2019
PCB Design Tools
6: Taming Your Wind Turbine: Power Perfected, By Alexander Pozhitkov, PhD.
12: Haptic Feedback Electronic Travel Aid: Vibration Vision, By Aaheli Chattopadhyay, Naomi Hess and Jun Ko
20: GPS Guides Robotic Car: Arduino UNO in Action, By Raul Alvarez-Torrico
28: Understanding PID: Control Concepts, By Stuart Ball
36: Building a PoE Power Subsystem: Design Decisions, By Thong Huynh and Suhel Dhanani
42: Integration Trend Leads PCB Design Tool Evolution: Comprehensive Solutions, By Jeff Child
48: Sensor Innovations Span a Wide Range of Solutions: Ready for the IoT Era, By Jeff Child
53: PRODUCT FOCUS: AC-DC Power Supplies: Application Emphasis, By Jeff Child
56: THE DARKER SIDE: dB for Dummies: Decibels Demystified, By Robert Lacoste
60: EMBEDDED IN THIN SLICES: Bluetooth Mesh (Part 3): Secure Provisioning, By Bob Japenga
64: THE CONSUMMATE ENGINEER: Energy Monitoring (Part 1): Sun-Powered System, By George Novacek
67: FROM THE BENCH: Windless Wind Chimes (Part 1): Let Randomness Ring, By Jeff Bachiochi
74: Product News
78: Test Your EQ
79: The Future of Embedded Databases: Embedded Database Systems in the Age of IoT, By Steve Graves

Issue #348
July 2019
Technologies for Railway Systems
6: EOG-Controlled Video Game: Eyes as Interface, By Eric Cole, Evan Mok and Alex Huang
12: Macros for AVR Assembler Programming: Tools of the Machine Code Trade, By Wolfgang Matthes
26: Building a Smart Frying Pan: Connected Control for Chef, By Joseph Dwyer
32: Inrush Current Limiters in Action: Circuit Guardians, By Matt Reynolds
36: Embedded Solutions Enable Smarter Railway Systems: Computing, Connectivity and Control, By Jeff Child
44: FPGAs Flex Their DSP Muscles: Pros at Signal Processing, By Jeff Child
48: PRODUCT FOCUS:  IoT Interface Modules: Smart Solutions, By Jeff Child
52: PICKING UP MIXED SIGNALS: Variable Frequency Drive (Part 1): Washing Machine Repurposed, By Brian Millier
58: EMBEDDED SYSTEM ESSENTIALS: A Look at Cores with TrustZone-M: Security Scrutinized, By Colin O’Flynn
64: THE CONSUMMATE ENGINEER: Energy Monitoring (Part 2): Tracking Electric Power, By George Novacek
68: FROM THE BENCH: Windless Wind Chimes (Part 2): My MIDI Upgrade, By Jeff Bachiochi
76: Product News
78: Test Your EQ
79: The Future of Autonomous Cars: Sensors, Software and More Sensors, By James Fennelly