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What is active clamp flyback?
Download the UCC28780 datasheet http://www.ti.com/product/ucc28780/datasheet With technology advances that we almost take for granted, our electronic devices are becoming smaller.  Naturally we expect this trend to continue.  We want our screens bigger and battery life longer.  /But/ we’re at a breaking point. Watch this video to learn about how TI's new active clamp flyback controller can transform your next AC/DC charger design.
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What is ZigBee?
Brian Blum gives an overview of ZigBee.  How did it start? What is it?  Where is it used?
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A Day in the Life of a Technical Sales Engineer & Field Applications Engineer at Texas Instruments
Learn how two engineers with the same major, from the same university were able to join TI and find their niche. One, an applications engineer in TI’s year-long rotation program, working with customers in the field and then solving technical issues in the business unit. And the other, a technical sales engineer combining his technical expertise with selling skills during an 8-month rotation program that took him from a field sales office to product marketing to sales operations.
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Remembering Bob Pease
TI celebrates accomplishments of the company's legendary design engineer Bob Pease, who died on June 18. During his 33-year career at TI, Bob received 21 patents and designed more than 20 integrated circuits. Some of his circuits reached Mt Everest and the moon and his knowledge and kindness touched a multitude of engineers. Bob Pease is a hero of the analog world.
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Nuts and Bolts of the Delta-Sigma Converter
Delta-sigma converters are ideal for converting signals over a wide range of frequencies from DC to several megahertz with very high resolution results. In a delta-sigma ADC, the input signal is oversampled and then filtered by a digital/decimator filter.
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Engineer It - How to test power supplies - Measuring Noise
TI's Bob Hanrahan demonstrates how to measure noise when testing power supplies. For more videos on testing power supplies, check out: Overview: www.ti.com/testingpoweroverview Measuring efficiency: www.ti.com/measuringefficiency Measuring stability: www.ti.com/measuringstability
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BUCK POWER STAGE - Tutorial with Bernd Geck (part 1)
Bernd Geck created that 5-part-tutorial in order give customers and future customers valuable basic knowledge. The first video focus on the very basic principles of a buck power stage.
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Day in the life of a Product Engineer at Texas Instruments
Want to know what a product engineer does at TI? Watch TIer Danielle talk about her role in the Product Engineer rotation program, and how she gets to experien
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Plug, Play, and Display - TI DLP® LightCrafter™ Display 2000 EVM
TI introduces most affordable way to get started with DLP® Pico™ display technology. Tiny chipset and $99 EVM make it easier to design display applications. Discover more at http://ti.com/dlp99
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Engineer It - Understanding basic sensored BLDC motor operation
Learn the basic operation of a BLDC motor from Michael Firth, Motor Driver marketing manager.
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LVDS Overview
TI LVDS Portfolio http://ti.com/lvds What is low voltage differential signaling? Is LVDS a display interface? Do you understand the difference between LVDS, OLDI, and FPD-Links? This video will answer your questions about LVDS RX, TX and buffer. This video provides an overview of LVDS technology, explains how the LVDS driver, receiver and buffer operate, and clarifies the difference between LVDS and other interfaces. LVDS Owner's Manual http://www.ti.com/lit/ug/snla187/snla187.pdf LVDS Design Notes http://www.ti.com/lit/an/slla014a/slla014a.pdf
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What is Creepage and Clearance?
This video will teach the basics of the safty  distance between conductors in high voltage isolation barriers.
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Day in the life of a TI technician
Learn more about Infant and his role as an equipment technician at Texas Instruments
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Camera Radar Fusion Project with TI Automotive Processors
This is a brief overview of our automotive Camera/Radar fusion project. The surrounding environment is critical in ADAS and self-driving applications.
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Layout Tips for Radiated EMI Reduction in Your Designs
Denislav explains best practices for EMI and board layout with the SIMPLE SWITCHER synchronous regulators then takes you inside TI's 3 meter chamber to test the evaluation board.
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How to Design Transimpedance Amplifier Circuits
Analog Engineer's Pocket Reference Guide http://www.TI.com/analogrefguide Learn how to convert an input current that ranges from 0 uA to 50 uA to an output voltage that ranges from 0 V to 5 V.  The frequency of the input signal is 10kHz and the supply voltage is +/-15V. TI Precision Labs educational videos http://www.TI.com/precisionlabs TI Designs http://www.TI.com/tidesigns
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How To Display Video & Control Light Using TI DLP® Technology
Highly flexible TI DLP® technology helps innovators solve their light control challenges and bring impressive solutions to the market across a diverse range of display, industrial and automotive applications.
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Imaging radar using multiple single-chip FMCW transceivers
In this video, we’ve cascaded four AWR1243 mmWave radar FMCW transceivers at 77GHz RF frequency to demonstrate how TI’s sensors can enable developers to build high-accuracy systems in dense urban areas and highways.
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Calculating the Correct Pull-up Resistor Value in I2C Bus Applications
Learn about the pull up resistors used with I2C Bus and the calculations involved to determine the correct value of those resistors. These calculations apply to
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Engineer It - How to terminate an unused op amp
Find out how to properly terminate an unused op amp, the benefits of doing so, commonly used circuit limitations, and how to select a proper configuration from senior applications field engineer, Todd Toporski.
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About Texas Instruments
We're much more than one of the world's leading semiconductor providers. We're a collection of dreamers, radicals, disruptive thinkers. We're more than 35 thousand employees in 35 countries around the world, unified by a single passion: Engineering change.
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SimpleLink™ Wi-Fi® CC3200 LaunchPad Out of Box Experience
The next generation of embedded Wi-Fi is here. Learn how to start developing with TI's SimpleLink™ Wi-Fi CC3200 microcontroller (MCU), the industry's first programmable Wi-Fi wireless MCU. This video will take you through provisioning, accessing the IoT sample demos from the on-chip web server and links to other projects and resources. Embedded Wi-Fi is now easier for anyone to connect more, anywhere and to anything. What will you connect? www.ti.com/simplelinkwifi
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TI Precision Labs – ADCs: Fast Fourier Transforms (FFTs) and Windowing
This video introduces the Fast Fourier Transform (FFT) as well as the concept of windowing to minimize error sources during ADC characterization.
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How DLP Technology Works
Video explaining DLP technology, including how a digital micromirror device (DMD) works, and its capability for the developer to create products for applications such as 3D measurement, machine vision, 3D scanning, spectroscopy, chemical analysis, wavelength analysis, 3D printing, interactive display, intelligent lighting and more.
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Debounce a Switch
Learn more about TI's standard logic products. http://www.ti.com/logic-circuit/overview.html Physical buttons and switches can produce multiple outputs from a single button press due to bouncing of the internal contacts. This video presents a simple solution to eliminate multiple triggers from this effect.
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Short range radar demonstration using TI’s mmWave sensors
Check out TI's mmWave radar portfolio http://www.ti.com/sensing-products/mmwave/overview.html Watch this demonstration of short range radar using TI’s 76-81GHz single-chip mmWave sensors.
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RS-232, RS-422, RS-485: What Are the Differences?
This video discusses the differences between three common serial interface standards: RS--232, RS--422, and RS--485; and the appropriate application usage for each.
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Weigh an Eyelash--Build a Microgram Scale
Paul weighs his eye lash using a microgram scale built from TI's precision op amps and some spare parts.
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Local Interconnect Network (LIN) Overview and Training
View TI's entire portfolio of LIN transceivers at www.ti.com/LIN http://www.ti.com/LIN This video will discuss the coexistence of CAN and LIN in automotive networks before diving into details on LIN technology. The training will include an overview of the LIN physical layer and frame structure as well as the key features to consider when choosing a LIN transceiver. You will also learn about the conformance and EMC test reports that are available for LIN transceivers and the packaging options from TI. Check out TI's new LIN portfolio featuring the TLIN1029-Q1 [1] for 12V applications, the TLIN2029-Q1 [2] for 24V applications. [1] http://www.ti.com/product/tlin1029-q1 [2] http://www.ti.com/product/tlin2029-q1
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Boost Power Stage - Tutorial with Bernd Geck (part 2)
Bernd Geck created that 5-part-tutorial in order give customers and future customers valuable basic knowledge. The second video focus on the very basic principles of a boost power stage.
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Why Sub-1GHz?
In this video, we describe the advantages of using Sub-1GHz wireless communication, and why Sub-1GHz communication can increase range, reduce power consumption, and increase reliability.
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Day in the life of an Applications engineer at Texas Instruments
Want to know what an applications engineer does at TI? Watch TIer Luis talk about his role in the Applications Engineer rotation program
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Engineer It -- How to select an op amp based on datasheet noise specs
Learn how to select an op amp using datasheet specifications to simulate, measure and calculate results in order to minimize overall noise from precision amps expert Art Kay.
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Demystifying Surge Protection: TVS Diode Specifications
Learn more about TI surge protection devices http://www.ti.com/ESD This video discusses some of the key specifications for TVS diodes to design a robust surge protection stage.
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Innovations using terahertz waves
This is the third video in the TI whiteboard video series on innovation. In the series, TI innovators address challenges such as energy and cloud connectivity and brainstorm ways the semicondutor industry can solve these problems.
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Sitara Linux Board Porting Series: Module 1
The "Sitara Linux Board Porting" online series is comprised of one introduction and nine, 10-minute modules (3 Lecture and 6 Lab) that provide an introduction to porting U-boot and the Linux Kernel to custom hardware platforms. Module 1 - Introduction: This 3-minute presentation provides an overview of "Linux Board Porting" online series.
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Liquid-level sensing using the FDC1004 EVM
David demonstrates TI’s capacitive sensing solutions for liquid-level sensing using the FDC1004 evaluation module.
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Engineer It - How to test power supplies - Measuring Efficiency
TI's Bob Hanrahan demonstrates how to measure efficiency when testing a power supply. For more videos on testing power supplies, check out: Overview: www.ti.com/testingpoweroverview Measuring noise: www.ti.com/measuringnoise Measuring stability: www.ti.com/measuringstability
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SerDes Basics
This video describes the basics of  Serdes serializer/deserializer technology and its benefits in the system.
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Engineer It - How to test power supplies - Measuring Stability
TI's Bob Hanrahan demonstrates how to measure stability when testing power supplies. For more videos on testing power supplies, check out: Overview: www.ti.com/testingpoweroverview Measuring efficiency: www.ti.com/measuringefficiency Measuring noise: www.ti.com/measuringnoise
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Driving the future of head-up displays with DLP® technology
DLP technology enables augmented reality head-up displays that offer quality, high brightness, wide field of view and the flexibility to increase the virtual image distance, all in the driver's natural line of sight.
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3D Time of Flight Imaging Solutions
Dan demonstrates how TI is changing the way we interact with machines with its new 3D Time of Flight (ToF) technology. Control applications with finger tracking and simple gestures - without having to touch a mouse or keyboard.
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Engineer It - How to do precision current limiting for a supercapacitor application
Learn how to limit the charging current of a supercapacitor. Texas Instruments (TI) applications engineer Amy Le walks you through the block diagram, provides sample calculations, and demonstrates how to precisely limit the output current of a switching regulator.
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Engineer It: How to Design Protection Circuits for Analog I/O Modules
Learn how to design protection circuits for analog input/output (I/O) modules. The video explains how attenuation and diversion can help you protect your system -- especially when used together.
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Connect: Zigbee Demo
Get started with a SimpleLink™ CC2652R LaunchPad™ Development Kit http://www.ti.com/tool/launchxl-cc26x2r1 Zigbee [1] is a wireless mesh protocol used most typically for home automation applications.  In this video, Steve will show a sensor to cloud demo using a Zigbee 3.0 network and the SimpleLink™ CC2652R LaunchPad™ Development Kit [2]. Once connected, Steve will show you how to: * Control the light from the mobile application * Bind (control) the light from a switch, through a web application To learn more, access SimpleLink Academy [3], an on-demand training platform for the SimpleLink MCU Platform. [1] http://www.ti.com/wireless-connectivity/simplelink-solutions/zigbee/overview.html [2] http://www.ti.com/tool/launchxl-cc26x2r1 [3] http://dev.ti.com/tirex/#/?link=Software%2FSimpleLink%20SDK%20Plugins%2FConnectivity%2FSimpleLink%20ZigBee%20SDK%20Plugin%2FSimpleLink%20Academy%2FZigbee%20Plugin SimpleLink Academy training http://dev.ti.com/tirex/#/?link=Software%2FSimpleLink%20SDK%20Plugins%2FConnectivity%2FSimpleLink%20ZigBee%20SDK%20Plugin%2FSimpleLink%20Academy%2FZigbee%20Plugin Learn more about TI's SimpleLink Zigbee solutions http://www.ti.com/wireless-connectivity/simplelink-solutions/zigbee/overview.html Subscribe to Connect, a weekly series https://www.youtube.com/playlist?index=1&playnext=1&list=PLISmVLHAZbTSwxYATL2RBGtMreIp0iHf3
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Power Tip 21: Watch that capacitor RMS ripple current rating
In this Power Tip Robert Kollman discusses a mistake designers make often and that is putting too much ripple current into a capacitor that may shorten its lifetime.
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Yocto Project & TI: Recipes for embedded Linux development
The Yocto Project is an open-source collaboration under Linux Foundation and composed of hardware manufacturers as well as open source operating system suppliers. The project is made up of several sub-projects, including various tools, methods, meta-packages of executable code and, perhaps most importantly, a comprehensive framework for building embedded Linux software distributions. Texas Instruments and other companies joined the Yocto Project™ because it gives their adopters the ability to focus more on advancing and differentiating their own products and systems by improving the productivity of open-source software development programs. This video explores the role of the Yocto Project in supporting Linux development and the benefits to TI customers.
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Power Tip 42: Discretes can replace integrated MOSFET driver
In Power Tip 42 host, Robert Kollman talks about discretes can replace integrated MOSFET drivers
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People Counting with mmWave Sensors: Application Benefits
Occupancy detection reference design http://www.ti.com/solution/occupancy-detection-people-tracking-people-counting TI’s mmWave Sensors provide a number of unique benefits for applications to locate, track, and count people.
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Jack Kilby and the Integrated Circuit
Did you know that many of the electronic products you or your family own probably have several ICs? And many of the ICs found in these electronics were made by Texas Instruments (TI). In fact, a TI engineer made the very first working IC – also called a chip or semiconductor – on September 12, 1958. His name was Jack Kilby. His little invention forever changed the face of technology and life as we know it. Watch the video to see how one young mind was inspired to become an engineer and forever changed the world.
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