Podcast EP126: Unifying RF and Optics with POET’s Optical Interposer Platform

Podcast EP126: Unifying RF and Optics with POET’s Optical Interposer Platform
by Daniel Nenni on 11-25-2022 at 10:00 am

Dan is joined by Dr. Suresh Venkatesan, chairman and CEO, POET Technologies. Suresh joined POET Technologies from GLOBALFOUNDRIES where he served as senior vice president, Technology Development. He is an industry veteran with over 22 years of experience in semiconductor technology development. Prior to joining GLOBALFOUNDRIES,… Read More


Podcast EP125: How NXP is Helping to Build Software-Defined Vehicles

Podcast EP125: How NXP is Helping to Build Software-Defined Vehicles
by Daniel Nenni on 11-23-2022 at 10:00 am

Dan is joined by Brian Carlson, director, Global Product and Solutions Marketing at NXP. He focuses on secure, vehicle network processors for automotive gateways and domain controllers. Brian has over 30 years’ experience driving leading-edge computing and communications products, with roles in product development, technology… Read More


Podcast EP124: A Look at the Design and Simulation Side of Keysight with Niels Faché

Podcast EP124: A Look at the Design and Simulation Side of Keysight with Niels Faché
by Daniel Nenni on 11-21-2022 at 10:00 am

Dan is joined by Niels Faché, vice president and general manager, Design and Simulation at Keysight Technologies. Niels is responsible for Keysight’s design and simulation portfolio.

Dan explores the high-speed, high-frequency design and simulation capabilities of Keysight Technologies with Niels. A history of the products,… Read More


Podcast EP123: The Breadth and Power of Ceva’s IP and Platforms

Podcast EP123: The Breadth and Power of Ceva’s IP and Platforms
by Daniel Nenni on 11-18-2022 at 10:00 am

Dan is joined by Nir Shapira, business development director in CEVA Mobile Broadband BU. Nir has been in the communication industry for more than 25 years. He has made significant contributions to standardizations, notably 802.11, and has dozens of patents in the field of communications.

Nir discusses the impact Ceva IP and … Read More


Podcast EP122: IMEC’s Unique Imaging Technology for Medical Apllications

Podcast EP122: IMEC’s Unique Imaging Technology for Medical Apllications
by Daniel Nenni on 11-16-2022 at 10:00 am

Dan is joined by Dr. Xavier Rottenberg, who has been at IMEC Leuven since 2000, where he contributes to research in the field of RF, RF-MEMS, photonics and microsystems modelling integration.

Dan explores some of the unique imaging technology being developed at IMEC. Manufacturing methods to implement large sensors cost effectively… Read More


Podcast EP121: Managing Design Flows and EDA Resources with Innova

Podcast EP121: Managing Design Flows and EDA Resources with Innova
by Daniel Nenni on 11-11-2022 at 10:00 am

Dan is joined by Chouki Aktouf, founder & CEO of Defacto Technologies and co-founder of Innova Advanced Technologies. Prior to founding Defacto in 2003, Dr. Aktouf was an associate professor of Computer Science at the University of Grenoble – France and leader of a dependability research group. He holds a PhD in Electric Engineering… Read More


Podcast EP120: How NXP is Revolutionizing Automotive Electronics Design

Podcast EP120: How NXP is Revolutionizing Automotive Electronics Design
by Daniel Nenni on 11-09-2022 at 10:00 am

Dan is joined by Jim Bridgewater, director of product marketing for NXP automotive edge product line.

Jim provides an overview of the various wireless interfaces in current automotive design. He also discusses a new product from NXP called OrangeBox, a device that combines many of these interfaces into one domain controller.… Read More


Podcast EP119: The Latest Innovations at Agile Analog with Barry Paterson

Podcast EP119: The Latest Innovations at Agile Analog with Barry Paterson
by Daniel Nenni on 11-04-2022 at 10:00 am

Dan is joined by Barry Paterson, CEO of Agile Analog.  Barry has held senior leadership, engineering and product management roles at Wolfson Microelectronics and Dialog Semiconductor. He has been involved in the development of custom mixed-signal silicon solutions for many of the leading mobile and consumer electronics … Read More


Podcast EP118: An Assessment of the Worldwide Semiconductor Ecosystem with Sagar Pushpala

Podcast EP118: An Assessment of the Worldwide Semiconductor Ecosystem with Sagar Pushpala
by Daniel Nenni on 11-02-2022 at 10:00 am

Dan is joined by Sagar Pushpala, a seasoned semiconductor professional with more than 35 years of experience with IDMs, fabless and related semiconductor entities. He is actively involved with nearly a dozen companies in the US, Singapore and India in advisory/board, consulting and investment roles.

Dan explores the dynamics… Read More


Podcast EP117: More Good News From Wally Rhines and the SEMI Electronic Design Market Data Report

Podcast EP117: More Good News From Wally Rhines and the SEMI Electronic Design Market Data Report
by Daniel Nenni on 10-28-2022 at 10:00 am

Dan is joined by Dr. Walden Rhines, former CEO of Mentor Graphics, which is now Siemens EDA, and current CEO of Cornami. Wally is also the Executive Sponsor of the SEMI Electronic Design Market Data Report, which is the topic of this podcast.

The current market report for Q2, 2022 documents continued strong performance, with some… Read More