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ONLINE VOTE: Consumer Product of the Year (Sponsored by Avnet)

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Design Tools and Development Software (Sponsored by Swindon Silicon Systems)

Cadence Design Systems - New Cadence® Spectre® X Simulator

Cadence Design Systems - Protium™ X1 Enterprise Prototyping Platform

Keysight Technologies - The true path for design & development: Keysight PathWave

Mentor, a Siemens Business - The Calibre RealTime Digital interface provides fast, targeted, on-demand Calibre signoff verification in P&R

SiFive - SiFive Core Designer Takes Processor Core IP to the Cloud

Sony - Sony XCG-CP510 module and SDK cuts development time of polarised imaging applications by 75%

Thalia Design Automation - AMALIA Analog Design Suite

Wisebatt


Excellence in Product Design for High-Reliability Systems (Sponsored by Melexis)

Ams - The Industry’s Slimmest Light-to-Digital Converter – ams TMD3702VC

Nicomatic Ltd - AMM Series Hi-Rel 1mm Pitch Micro Connectors

OMC (UK) Ltd - FDH1M FSMA Fibre Optic Bulkhead Receptacle with Fine Particulate Ingress Shield - Ensuring data transmission over fibre optic links in contaminated environments

Excellence in Product Design for Medical

Ams - 24/7 Heart Monitoring with ams’ AS7026

Maxim Integrated - Biosensor Module MAX86150

Maxim Integrated - Health Sensor Platform 2.0

Melexis - World's smallest medical grade FIR sensor


Internet-of-Things Product Innovation Award (Sponsored by Micron Technology Inc)

Adesto - SmartServer IoT

Beryl - Beryl Bike - An always-on, connected and sustainable bike share system

Lattice Semiconductor - Lattice sensAI

LLC R-NOX - IoT platform “Digital Air”

Microchip Technology - ATECC608A-MAHTN Secure Element

NXP Semiconductors - “NTAG 5® link” from NXP Semiconductors – IoT On-Demand: Connect your sensors to the cloud without an MCU

Octavo Systems - OSD335x C-SiP – A Complete System-in-Package

ON Semiconductor - RSL10 Solar Cell Multi-Sensor Platform

Silicon Labs - Series 2 Wireless Gecko portfolio: Making IoT products more powerful, efficient and reliable

Quectel - SC66: A Paradigm Shift Toward Next Generation of IoT

Secure Thingz - Embedded Trust – a game-changer for implementing IoT security

Shiratech - iCOMOX sensor-to-cloud platform by Shiratech cuts time to market for intelligent condition monitoring

Sure Petcare - SureFeed Microchip Pet Feeder Connect

Cypress - PSoC 64 SECURE MCUS – THE FOUNDATION FOR IoT SECURITY


LED Lighting Product of the Year

NXP Semiconductors - “NTAG 5® switch” from NXP Semiconductors - An innovative breakthrough Technology that will change the LED Lighting Industry

Samsung Electronics - Samsung Electronics T-series

VCC - Visual Communications Company - Made to Bend the Rules in Lighting Design: VentoFlex Modular LED Lighting System


Passive & Electromechanical Product of the Year (Sponsored by Avnet Abacus)

CUI Devices - AMT33 Commutation Encoder Series

HARTING Ltd - The HARTING T1 Industrial

Murata - HPHF series transformer

Peratech - Peratech QTC® based EDGE Solution


Power System Product of the Year

Analog Devices – LTM4638

Analog Devices - LTC3310S: 5V, 10A Synchronous Silent Switcher 2 Buck Regulator in 3mmx3mm LQFN

COSEL CO., LTD. - RBC200F 200W AC/DC Power Supply tailored for robotics and factory automation

Flex Power Modules - BMR520 PSMP blade

GaN Systems - EZDrive™ Circuit

GaN Systems - GS-065-150-1-D 650V Enhancement Mode GaN Transistor

Maxim Integrated - MAX17224/5 400mV to 5.5V Input, nanoPower Synchronous Boost Converter with True Shutdown

Maxim Integrated - MAX17250 2.7V to 18V Input, Boost Converter with 0.1uA True Shutdown, Short Circuit Protection and Selectable Input Current Limit

Powerbox International AB - ENI250A microprocessor controlled power supply for factory automation applications

Renesas Electronics - ISL81601/ISL81401 true bidirectional synchronous buck-boost controllers

Texas Instruments - The TPS62840

Cypress - S6AE10xA family of Energy Harvesting Power Management ICs

Yokogawa - Yokogawa WT5000 Precision Power Analyzer


Semiconductor Product of the Year – Analogue (Sponsored by Mouser Electronics)

Analog Devices - 5V, 10A Synchronous Step-Down Silent Switcher 2 in 3mm x 3mm LQFN

Analog Devices - Cool Technology, cool in Nature; An innovative Isolated Power, Data and Analog Output system that enables higher density Industrial Analog Output Modules.

Efficient Power Conversion - eGaN FETs Help Lidar Systems ‘See’ Better, Increase Efficiency, and Reduce Costs in 48 V Automotive Power Systems

Maxim Integrated - MAX16150 nanoPower Pushbutton On/Off Controller and Battery Freshness Seal

Murata - Millimeter-wave RF antenna module

ON Semiconductor - AR0431 CMOS Image sensor

ON Semiconductor - NCP51820 GaN Driver

ROHM Semiconductor - The Industry’s Smallest Contactless Current Sensor Featuring Minimum Power Loss - ROHM BM14270MUV-LB

ROHM Semiconductor - BD71847AMWV - A fully integrated Power Management IC to power the i.MX 8M Mini processor family efficiently

SmartSens Technology - SC132GS (Metis) - First in Industry Global Shutter Image Sensor Built on BSI Stacked Pixel Technology

Texas Instruments - TI’s TMP117 single-chip temperature sensor

Vishay Intertechnology Inc. - Vishay Intertechnology High Speed IR Emitters Deliver 30 % Higher Brightness, Eliminate Unwanted Side Emissions


Semiconductor Product of the Year – Digital

KIOXIA Europe GmbH (formerly Toshiba Memory Europe GmbH) - The NAND flash memory enabling a smartphone experience in automotive applications.

Nordic Semiconductor - nRF52811 Bluetooth 5.1 Direction Finding SoC

Renesas Electronics - RZ/A2M Microprocessor with DRP Technology

Texas Instruments - TI’s breakthrough BAW resonator technology

Xilinx - Xilinx® Versal™ Adaptive Compute Acceleration Platform: Hardware Acceleration for Both Software and Hardware Developers


Test Product of the Year

ITECH ELECTRONIC CO., LTD - IT6000B Series Regenerative Power System

Keysight Technologies - Scoping success: The Keysight Infiniium UXR series of oscilloscopes

ROHDE & SCHWARZ UK Ltd - R&S ZNA Vector Network Analyzer

Smiths Interconnect - DaVinci Series Coaxial Test Sockets

Sensuron – Distributed Sensing Technology

Tektronix - Tektronix Redefines Oscilloscopes Market with New 3 Series MDO, 4 Series MSO

Yokogawa - WT5000 Precsion Power Analyzer


The Automotive Electronics Innovation & Excellence Award (Sponsored by Itech)

Blu Wireless - Blu Wireless’s mmWave 5G highspeed transport solution

Siemens Digital Industries Software - Pre-Silicon Autonomous Validation for Autonomous Vehicles

STMicroelectronics - Stellar Automotive Microcontrollers

UnitedSiC - UF3C “FAST” Silicon Carbide FET series


Company

Manufacturer of the Year (Sponsored by ETES)

Axiom Manufacturing Services

Plessey Semiconductors Ltd

Custom Interconnect Ltd

P2i


Distributor of the Year (Sponsored by Panasonic)

Digi-Key Electronics

Farnell

Heilind Electronics

Mouser Electronics

Rapid Electronics

RS Components


Start-up Business of the Year (Sponsored by Analog Devices)

CircuitBuilder

Nanusens

Spacechips


Best Campaign of the Year

Napier in partnership with Farnell - AI Configurator

Napier in partnership with Semtech - LoRa PR Campaign

Napier in partnership with Vicor - Power-on-Package: Redefining Power for CPUs and GPUs

Nanusens - Launch of Nanusens NEMS-within-CMOS technology and fund raising

Spacechips - Novel Public Relations for the Global Space Industry

People

Design Team of the Year (Sponsored by BWW Communications)

ByteSnap Design

Peratech

Nanusens


Educational Support Award

Altium

Arm - Arm Education: helping close the engineering and STEM Skills gap

Axiom Manufacturing Services Empowering the next generation of the UK's electronics industry

Keysight – Keysight: Education drives innovation

HarwinThe Harwin Academy

Maxim Integrated - Donation of A Robotic Learning Factory to University College Dublin

Rapid Electronics

RS Components RS Components supporting education

UltraSoC Technologie- Uniting industry and academia to fuel successful growth


Rising Star of the Year (Sponsored by Power Integrations)

Giovanni Sobrero - Rolls-Royce

Alex Beasley - Pico Technology

Kate Self - BT

Kerris Boulton - The University of Manchester

Katherine Scott - BT

Gethn Pickard - Plessey Semiconductors Ltd

Tom O’Brien - BT

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