2023 IDEA Awards

This is a list of IDEA Award nominees and winners
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IDEA Awards Voting Deadline Extended to Aug. 11

Aug. 7, 2023
Cast your votes for this year’s outstanding product innovations.
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New NVM Technology Intended to Replace Flash Memory

Aug. 4, 2023
Resistive RAM, a non-volatile memory, brings higher performance and lower costs to the table.
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Vision Processors Bring Scalable Edge AI to Smart Cameras

July 28, 2023
The new processor family from Texas Instruments can handle vision and AI processing for up to 12 cameras.
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“World’s First Centrally Processed 4D Imaging Radar” for AVs

July 26, 2023
Ambarella’s latest technology offers an alternative for edge-based radar processing.
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Automotive SerDes Chips Add MIPI A-PHY Performance

July 12, 2023
Valens’ new family of MIPI A-PHY-enhanced serializers/deserializers brings multi-gig connectivity to automotive sensors and displays.

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Power TVS Device Puts High-Voltage Protection in a DFN Package

July 12, 2023
Bourns’ new family of circuit-protection devices can dissipate surges of up to 1 or 2 kA.
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New Connectivity Technology Wrangles the Wiring on Factory Floors

July 11, 2023
Phoenix Contact’s Push-X push-in connection technology comes to a new family of terminal blocks.
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Database Provides Nonelectronic Parts Reliability Data

July 11, 2023
Quanterion Solutions’ Nonelectronic Parts Reliability Data (NPRD) report delivers details about crucial failure rate and more.
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Low-Power Wi-Fi HaLow Chips Support Long-Range Communications @ MWRF.com

July 10, 2023
Morse Micro's low-power, MM61xx SoC family provides long-range, Wi-Fi HaLow support.
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Tool Provides Microwave and Scattering Analysis for Antenna Designers @ MWRF.com

July 10, 2023
Nullspace EM can significantly reduce simulation time using multiple GPUs.
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Multiprotocol MCU Zeros in on Wireless IoT

July 10, 2023
Microchip’s PIC32CX-BZ2 wireless microcontrollers work with Bluetooth Low Energy and 802.15.4 technology.
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Edge Management Helps Streamline Factory Automation

July 7, 2023
Rockwell Automation’s suite of edge-management solutions support intelligent factory automation.

Cloud Tools Streamline Factory Automation Design

July 7, 2023
Rockwell Automation’s FactoryTalk Design Hub includes all of the components needed to design and integrate a factory automation system.
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Compact 16-nm FPGA Loads Up on Programmable Logic

July 7, 2023
The flagship offering in Lattice’s Avant-E family fits 500,000 logic units into a 15- x 13-mm package.
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Interactive Datasheets for MOSFETs

July 6, 2023
Nexperia brings interactive datasheets to developers via the internet.
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MCUs Will Bring More Bluetooth to More Places

May 15, 2023
Sponsored by Texas Instruments: How will Bluetooth LE impact the expansion of the connected world? Expect the arrival of new low-cost microcontrollers to push that envelope.
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2023 IDEA Awards: Help Us to Spotlight Product Design Excellence

April 27, 2023
For the third year running, we honor the top innovations in industrial design, engineering, and automation—as nominated and voted upon by you, our readers.
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DSP Plus Piezo Driver Create Lens Cleaner for Autos, Other Cameras

Feb. 17, 2023
This application-specific digital signal processor and companion piezoelectric-device driver vibrate lens-mounted piezo actuators to clear accumulated water spots and debris from...
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Compact RISC-V Cores Bring the Power to Wearables, Consumer Devices

Nov. 10, 2022
With its latest 64-bit RISC-V CPU cores, the P670 and P470, SiFive is putting the focus on compute density.
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Inductive Position Sensor Targets EV Motor-Control Applications

June 29, 2022
This sensor driver/receiver IC uses PCB-based differential sensing coils and sophisticated topology to provide high accuracy and noise immunity in harsh environments.