Webcast

Nicola Byrne Presenter
Nicola O'Byrne ,
Sr. System Applications Engineer
Mark-Cantrell Presenter
Mark Cantrell ,
Sr. Applications Engineer

Working with Digital Isolators in Motor Control Applications

This webcast will look at the considerations and challenges at key isolation nodes within the motor control signal chain. Choice of an isolation architecture can greatly affect the final system architecture complexity and cost. The isolation required by safety standards for motor drive electronics can be addressed in multiple ways. We will examine some of the tradeoffs involved in designing a system under IEC standards.


 



Nicola is the Strategic Marketing Manager for the Connected Motion and Robotics business unit in Analog Devices. She has been with ADI for over 20 years with technical expertise in motion control and robotic systems and analog to digital converter technology. She holds a number of patents and has spoken at multiple ADI conferences and industry forums.

Mark Cantrell is a staff applications engineer for the iCoupler® Digital Isolator Group at Analog Devices, and he is a member of the IEC60079-11 maintenance team. His area of expertise is iCoupler digital isolation products, including isoPower® isolated power supply devices and communications bus devices such as I2C and USB isolators. He is also responsible for agency safety certifications for all iCoupler digital isolator products. Mark received his M.S. in physics from Indiana University.