Benefits and Reliability Advantages of Capacitive Isolated Amplifiers

Isolation is not only an important topic for systems engineers who deal with high voltages, but it is also important for design engineers who are dealing with any common mode voltage between grounds in their system; as this can greatly impact system performance.  Galvanic signal and power supply isolation is a way to provide protection from harmful voltage surges, prevent unintentional ground loops and make transceiver operation robust to large ground potential differences.

This on-demand webinar consists of two sections: In the first section, we will provide a brief introduction to isolation, compare common isolation technologies, define isolation terminology and discuss how isolation standards are evolving.  In the second section,  we will cover application use cases, discuss how and where to apply the isolation barrier and discuss component selection by highlighting TI’s portfolio of isolation products, with a special focus on recently released products.

Speaker:

  • Robert Schreiber – Delta Sigma Marketing Manager. Robert Schreiber has over 20 years’ experience in analog and mixed signal design, product definition, marketing and product development.  He has held roles in design, product definition, marketing and product development.  His background includes analog amplifier and data converter product definition, embedded microcontroller design and microcontroller architecture and product definition.  He is currently the Delta Sigma ADC Marketing Manager in the Precision Analog Business Unit at Texas Instruments.  In addition, Robert holds a BS in Electrical Engineering and a MBA.
     


 


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