ams drives automotive electrification with new highest reliability and durability rotary position sensor

News Facts: New AS5116 magnetic position sensor provides accurate angle measurements in high-speed electric motors and other demanding automotive applications Innovative features of ams’ Hall sensor-based ICs support automotive manufacturers’ compliance with ISO 26262 functional safety standard Advanced magnetic position sensor technology underpins ams’ vision of safer, smarter, greener mobility – all at a low Read more about ams drives automotive electrification with new highest reliability and durability rotary position sensor[…]

ams partners with ArcSoft to demonstrate complete solution for world-facing 3D dToF sensing in mobile devices

News facts: ams dToF technology for world-facing mobile aims to achieve higher range and lower power consumption than other implementations The option to integrate ArcSoft imaging software enables new applications including more immersive augmented reality capabilities To minimize integration effort for mobile device OEMs, the resulting 3D dToF system provides a complete technology stack – Read more about ams partners with ArcSoft to demonstrate complete solution for world-facing 3D dToF sensing in mobile devices[…]

Weltweit erste MEMS-Ultraschall Time-of-Flight Sensoren von TDK

TDK Chirp Microsystems (Vertrieb: GLYN) hat eine hochwertige 3D-Sensortechnologie entwickelt. Diese baut auf dem Sonar-Prinzip aus der Tierwelt auf und verknüpft sie mit der Time-of-Flight  (ToF) Sensor-Technologie.  Die ToF Ultraschall-Sensoren CH101 und CH201 sind im 3,5 x 3,5 x 1,26 mm 8-Pin LGA Gehäuse ausgeführt. Der Hersteller kombiniert hier einen MEMS PMUT (Piezoelectric Micromachined Ultrasonic Read more about Weltweit erste MEMS-Ultraschall Time-of-Flight Sensoren von TDK[…]

Philip Harting re-elected as Chairman of ZVEI’s „Electronic Components and Systems“ trade association

Philip Harting, CEO of the HARTING Technology Group, was re-elected at the virtual general meeting of ZVEI’s “Electronic Components and Systems” (ECS) trade association. Philip Harting had already served as chairman of the trade association for three years, and will now be on board for another three-year tenure. “With our components, we represent the “T” Read more about Philip Harting re-elected as Chairman of ZVEI’s „Electronic Components and Systems“ trade association[…]

ams launches industry’s smallest proximity sensor to enable integration of new functionality in space-constrained wireless earbuds

News facts: New TMD2636 fully integrated proximity sensor module for True Wireless Stereo (TWS) earbuds is supplied in an ultra-low-profile 0.35mm package and occupies a volume of just 0.7mm3 The sensor draws on ams innovations in optical sensor hardware and software to provide reliable in-ear proximity detection and to save power when the earbud is Read more about ams launches industry’s smallest proximity sensor to enable integration of new functionality in space-constrained wireless earbuds[…]

New 10K/15K resolution line scan image sensors enable higher throughput in optical inspection systems

News facts: 4LS line scan image sensors operate at speeds up to 120,000 lines per second Independent lines of RGB + Clear sensor channels support full-color reproduction; digital TDI capability for excellent image quality in dim light 4LS supports rigorous quality and process controls in next-generation smart factories ams (SIX: AMS), a leading worldwide supplier Read more about New 10K/15K resolution line scan image sensors enable higher throughput in optical inspection systems[…]

Motor Spindle Safety System MS³

The most common accidents involving the use of machine tools include spindle crashes. Common causes include programming errors, incorrectly defined tools, disregarded interference contours, or unintentional high-speed operation. The forces involved are so enormous that components of the motor spindle, ceramic spindle bearings, shafts, encoders, clamping system and the entire machine geometry can be affected Read more about Motor Spindle Safety System MS³[…]

Rheinmetall Canada awarded sustainment contract for Persistent Surveillance System

The Canadian government awarded Rheinmetall Canada a sustainment contract for the Persistent Surveillance System, or PSS. Starting in 2021, this contract runs for one year, with potential additional annual extensions. In its capacity as prime contractor, Rheinmetall Canada Inc, headquartered in Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Québec, will provide repair and overhaul services for the eight PSS units currently Read more about Rheinmetall Canada awarded sustainment contract for Persistent Surveillance System[…]

Strategy Update: Rheinmetall treibt strategische Neuausrichtung voran – Neue Konzernstruktur und aktualisierte Finanzziele

Neue Struktur mit künftig fünf Divisionen unterstützt die strategische Neuausrichtung des Konzerns Divisionen werden künftig direkt vom Vorstand geführt Überprüfung und Anpassung des Produktspektrums an Megatrends Digitalisierung und Elektrifizierung Aktualisierte Finanzziele mit Fokus auf nachhaltige Wertsteigerung Das Strategieprogramm ONE Rheinmetall tritt in eine neue Phase ein: Die Düsseldorfer Rheinmetall AG treibt die Transformation zum integrierten Read more about Strategy Update: Rheinmetall treibt strategische Neuausrichtung voran – Neue Konzernstruktur und aktualisierte Finanzziele[…]

Strategy Update: Rheinmetall treibt strategische Neuausrichtung voran – Neue Konzernstruktur und aktualisierte Finanzziele

. Neue Struktur mit künftig fünf Divisionen unterstützt die strategische Neuausrichtung des Konzerns Divisionen werden künftig direkt vom Vorstand geführt Überprüfung und Anpassung des Produktspektrums an Megatrends Digitalisierung und Elektrifizierung Aktualisierte Finanzziele mit Fokus auf nachhaltige Wertsteigerung Das Strategieprogramm ONE Rheinmetall tritt in eine neue Phase ein: Die Düsseldorfer Rheinmetall AG treibt die Transformation zum Read more about Strategy Update: Rheinmetall treibt strategische Neuausrichtung voran – Neue Konzernstruktur und aktualisierte Finanzziele[…]