2022-04-28 - Microchip Technology Inc.

Microchip Memory Device Extends Options for Designing Space Systems

Microchip's SST26LF064RT memory device is its second SuperFlash technology-based offering to be space qualified.

2022-03-21 - STMicroelectronics

STMicroelectronics Rad-Hard ICs Targeted at Cost-Conscious ‘New Space’ Satellites

ST's new rad-hard components help LEO satellites shrink the digital divide, expanding communication and earth-observation services.

2021-12-31 - George Leopold

Webb Telescope Drama Finally Unfolds

Risk and Reward: We're about to find out if a $10-billion bet pays off.

2021-12-24 - George Leopold

Mynaric Tapped to Design DARPA’s Optical Terminal

The new framework would serve as the basis for a prototype system used to link satellites.

2021-12-21 - Stefani Munoz

Digital Twin Consortium Proposes Interoperability Framework

Multiple industries could profit from more sophisticated digital twins. The Consortium proposed a pathway toward interoperability among disparate design systems.

2021-12-20 - Nancy Friedrich, Keysight Technologies

5G to Propel New Military and Government Use Cases

Government and military investment in 5G cellular continues to climb worldwide.

2021-12-07 - Bill Schweber

Are All-Electric Planes and Trains Next?

EVs have provided multiple technology advances which are now being leveraged for use in small aircraft; diesel-electric locomotives may be…

2021-11-04 - George Leopold

Space Jam: Efforts Launched to Corral Orbital Junk

Calls grow to deploy precision navigation and life extension technologies.

2021-11-04 - Maurizio Di Paolo Emilio

Power Design with GaN for Space Apps: Q&A with EPC CEO Alex Lidow

More rad-hard gallium nitride devices are circling the planet.

2021-10-28 - Troy Jones, Xilinx

Resilience in Space: Designing Radiation-Tolerant Systems

Responding to our coverage of Xilinx's expansion of its adaptive compute acceleration platform (ACAP) family, a reader suggested a deeper…

2021-10-25 - George Leopold

Isn’t it Good, Satellites Made of Wood?

The European Space Agency is backing a demonstration mission that will loft a wooden CubeSat equipped with 3D-printed components.

2021-10-21 - Rajan Bedi

Keeping space chips cool and reliable

Next-gen space-grade semiconductors will consume almost 100W, but with junction temperatures remaining the same, removing this heat is paramount for…