Capabilities

Power Electronics​

Inverters and converters:

DC-DC, DC-AC, AC-AC
High power density (15Wcm3)
From ultra low power to 250kW
High efficiency
High voltage
Wireless Power Transfer

Variable speed/frequency drives:
Single and multiphase, high frequency
BLDC, induction, DC
Vector Control, V-F

Lithium batteries:
Battery safety and management circuits
Multi-cell and fast charging
Pack design and manufacturing techniques
Design for high pulsed load
Cell selection

Electrical:
Magnetics
Safety devices and cable selection
Thermal management

Precision measurement

Analogue electronics:
Low-noise design and layout
Tolerance analysis
Simulation (SPICE, Matlab)

Mixed signal:
ADC conversion
Multiple ground design
High speed data acquisition
Digital signal processing

Sensors:
Pressure
Printed sensors for industrial applications
Temperature
IR and thermoelectric measurement
Flow
Ultrasonic and hot wire (low cost/high precision)
Electromagnetic
Geophysical, subsea inspection

Electronics Compliance Testing

Technical file creation:
FMEA, DFMEA, Safety case, tolerance analysis

CE safety compliance:
Consumer goods, IT equipment and Appliances

MIL-STD:
Aerospace, vehicles, environmental

Medical Device:
IEC 60601, IEC 62304

ATEX/IECEx:
IEC 60079

Electrical:
DNV OS-201
BS7671

EMC:
Design review
PCB layout
Shielding
Cable and communication interface selection
System grounding and earthing

Manufacturing Services

PCB
Manufacutring
Fabrication
Design Services
Prototype
Assembly
Modification

Electrical
Box builds
Control cabinets

Rapid Prototyping
3D Printing
SLS
SLA

X-Ray Inspection
100nm feature recognition
µCT
Heated stage

Embedded Electronics

Firmware:
Low level drivers
RTOS implementation
Middleware integration
UX/HMI development

System architecture:
All common platforms and processor families
Ultra-low power design
Connected smart devices

IOT:
Edge computing
Gateway design and cloud integration
Industry 4.0 and production automation/control

Communications protocols:
NFC, BLE, WIFI, LTE, …
Physical and software
All common industrial control protocols

Machine learning/AI:
Process optimization
Predictive maintenance

Manufacturing Consultants

Cost down:
Cost analysis
Supplier selection
Critical component analysis
Architecture for low cost

DFx:
Design for high volume manufacture
Multiple SKU
Test methodologies (EOL, BIST, …)
Mechanical integration

Support:
Sub contractor management
CMO transfer
IP capture
Documentation review
Production Scale up
Fault and root-cause analysis

Competitor analysis

Device teardowns:
Reverse engineering
Key component identification
Simulating key subsystems
COGS analysis
Design review and suggested improvements
Comparison with IP/specification
Performance testing/characterisation

Market analysis:
Product positioning
USP identification
Gap analysis
Price vs performance

IP identification and analysis:
Patent review
Alternative technology comparisons

Intellectual Property Services

Patent review:
Critical review to ensure coverage
For both in creation and existing patents
Patent lawyer interface
IP landscaping:
Review of existing patents
Identification of relevant patents
Suggestion of alternative technologies

Technology roadmap:
Feasibility studies
Identification of TRL levels for key technologies