The automobile industry is increasingly using radar in advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS) to quickly and precisely measure the speed and distance of multiple objects, regardless of weather conditions.
International Rectifier's AUIRFN8459 and AUIRFN8458 40V automotive-qualified COOLiRFET power MOSFETs feature very low RDS(on) for automotive applications requiring compact size and high current performance including pump motor control and automotive body control.
Non-volatile memories are in growing demand for all kinds of embedded systems, from wearables to vehicles. And vehicles is the fastest-growing market for Taiwanese chipmaker Macronix, which specialises in non-volatile memories. The company, in the past successful in the first place as a supplier to the Japanese automotive industry in the first place, now rolled out plans to step onto the accelerator pedal also in Europe.