[time-nuts] new tdc from Texas
attila at kinali.ch
Thu Mar 5 02:56:23 EST 2015
On Thu, 05 Mar 2015 01:27:23 +0000
Angus <not.again at btinternet.com> wrote:
> I've not seen any mention of anything other than the TDC1000.
> I was a bit surprised that they went down the less-integrated route
> and separated the TDC, but it turns out that for a lot of the sort of
> things they designed it for, a uC provides good enough timing itself,
> and no extra TDC is needed at all.
I think the main application TI intended it for is for ultrasonic
flow meeters (like ). There you have quite small and bounded
start-stop delays. With this they can get into the growing electronics
for low energy building market.
In contrast to that, the Acam devices seem to be general purpose TDCs
< _av500_> phd is easy
< _av500_> getting dsl is hard
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