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Atmel and Arrow Electronics Select Winners for SMART Design Challenge
Apr 28, 2010 (05:04 PM EDT)
Finalists and Grand Prize Winner Selected for 'Smart' Designs Using Atmel AVR Flash Microcontrollers
SAN JOSE, Calif., April 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- ESC Silicon Valley 2010-- Atmel® Corporation (Nasdaq: ATML), a leader in microcontroller and touch solutions, and Arrow Electronics Inc., today announced the three winners for the Arrow and Atmel SMART Design Challenge using Atmel low-power 8-bit AVR® flash microcontrollers. A panel of seven judges selected the designs based on power consumption, technical skill, difficulty, bill of materials cost and working hardware.
Judges for this contest include Editorial Director of EE Times Group Richard Nass; Embedded Insights Editor Robert Cravotta; Atmel Vice President of Corporate Marketing Alf-Egil Bogen; Atmel Product Marketing Director AVR Ingar Fredriksen; Atmel Marketing Director of Microcontrollers Scott Avery; Arrow Electronics Vice President of Supplier Marketing and Asset David West; and Arrow Electronics Director of Supplier Marketing Tyler Moore. More information about the judging panel can be found at: http://www.arrownac.com/manufacturers/atmel/s/avr/judges.html.
The three SMART Design Challenge winners included:
Atmel and Arrow congratulate the winners, participants and its panel of judges for this design contest.
See Video on Design Presentations at the ESC Silicon Valley 2010 Event
To see a video of the design presentations by the three finalists and grand prize selection, please visit our ESC Silicon Valley 2010 Microsite at: http://www.atmel.com/esc2010.
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