Blog Review: May 4
Spiking neural networks; automotive MIPI; open source in the medical field.
In a podcast, Arm’s Geof Wheelwright talks with Steve Furber from the University of Manchester and Christian Mayr from the Technische Universität Dresden about spiked neural networks and the SpiNNaker project to create a platform for realistic real-time models of brain functions.
Synopsys’ Licinio Sousa verifies how the MIPI protocol enables the connectivity needed for sensor fusion and the increasing centralization of automotive architectures.
Siemens’ Scot Morrison explains how medical device manufacturers can use off-the-shelf, open-source software as long as they fully consider the risks and mitigate them appropriately.
Cadence’s The Prakashian goes beyond good enough TWS headphones to find ways to preserve the software investment made by OEM and SoC vendors as they develop high-end models while meeting time-to-market goals. the market.
Ansys’ Liam Sherry examines how simulation could help transform engineering processes for electric vehicles and autonomous vehicles to meet growing demand.
SEMI’s Paul Carey shares highlights from the recent Smart City workshop for sensing device manufacturers and integrators, including the biggest challenges cities will face over the next five years.
Intel’s David Runberg explores a systematic approach to actively choosing benchmarks that relies on analyzing your workload’s performance footprint and using it to find the most similar benchmarks.
And don’t miss the blogs featured in the latest Systems & Design newsletter:
Technology Editor Brian Bailey predicts global distrust will reverse the trend of cost savings through improved communications.
Cadence’s Frank Schirrmeister examines the impact of consumer devices, fixed and wireless networks, data centers and manufacturing on energy consumption.
Siemens’ Joe Hupcey III and Kevin Campbell tell how clock domain crossover verification helped land a spacecraft at a difficult site.
Philippe Luc from Codasip offers advice for determining the ability of verification methodologies to find the latest bugs.
Movellus’ Aakash Jani explains how standardized internet protocols could allow 5G internet providers to pool resources and borrow bandwidth when needed.
Synopsys’ Kamal Desai shows how embedded systems programmers can use a pre-silicon platform to develop, integrate, test, and debug code.
Renesas’ Akasaka Yuta describes two main types of motor control and how they are used.
Jesse Allen is a Knowledge Center Administrator and Editor at Semiconductor Engineering.