Multi-String LED Lighting Driver based on C2000™ MCU Reference Design

(ACTIVE) TIDM-DCDC-LED

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Description

Ideal for automotive, outdoor, entertainment, retail, and decorative lighting applications, the Multi-String LED Lighting design implements independent multi-string LED lighting with high resolution dimming. The LED driver consists of a microcontroller-controlled DC/DC Sepic Power stage and eight independently dimmable LED strings complete with overcurrent and overvoltage protection.

Features

• Independently drive up to 8 high brightness LED strings with wide range dimming control 
• Suitable design reference for high brightness LED applications. DC/DC LED driver power supply consists of a DC/DC SEPIC power stage and 8 PWM-controlled LED dimming stages
• DC/DC LED driver power supply supports 12 – 36 VDC input and 1 A max current output per LED string
• Overcurrent and overvoltage protection to safeguard board components from damaging current levels
• Precise LED dimming control and efficient power stage control made possible by the C2000™ Piccolo™ TMS320F28035 microcontroller.
• LED lighting reference platform is available for purchase and includes hardware platform, software examples and libraries, graphical user interface (GUI), technical application notes, and step-by-step theory-based user guides.

NOTE: Software for this board is located inside the controlSUITE™ software package. Download controlSUITE at http://www.ti.com/tool/controlsuite. Once installed, navigate to "DC/DC LED Developer’s Kit" under the Development Tools -> Lighting section.

• Independently drive up to 8 high brightness LED strings with wide range dimming control 

• Suitable design reference for high brightness LED applications. DC/DC LED driver power supply consists of a DC/DC SEPIC power stage and 8 PWM-controlled LED dimming stages

• DC/DC LED driver power supply supports 12 – 36 VDC input and 1 A max current output per LED string

• Overcurrent and overvoltage protection to safeguard board components from damaging current levels

• Precise LED dimming control and efficient power stage control made possible by the C2000™ Piccolo™ TMS320F28035 microcontroller.

• LED lighting reference platform is available for purchase and includes hardware platform, software examples and libraries, graphical user interface (GUI), technical application notes, and step-by-step theory-based user guides.

 

NOTE: Software for this board is located inside the controlSUITE™ software package. Download controlSUITE at http://www.ti.com/tool/controlsuite. Once installed, navigate to "DC/DC LED Developer’s Kit" under the Development Tools -> Lighting section.

 


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DC/DC LED Developer's Kit

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Part Number Name Product Family Sample & Buy Design Kits & Evaluation Modules
ISO7240C  2.5 kVrms, 25 Mbps, 4-Channel 4/0 Digital Isolator   Isolation  Sample & Buy View Design Kits & Evaluation Modules
ISO7242C  Quad Channel, 2/2, 25Mbps, Digital Isolator   Isolation  Sample & Buy View Design Kits & Evaluation Modules
OPA354  250MHz, Rail-to-Rail I/O, CMOS Single Operational Amplifier  Operational Amplifiers (Op Amps)  Sample & Buy Not Available
PTN78000W  1.5-A, Wide-Input Adjustable Switching Regulator  Non-Isolated Module  Sample & Buy Not Available
TLV272  550-uA/Ch 3-MHz Rail-to-Rail Output Operational Amplifier  Operational Amplifiers (Op Amps)  Sample & Buy View Design Kits & Evaluation Modules
TMS320F28035  Piccolo Microcontroller  Real-time Control  Sample & Buy View Design Kits & Evaluation Modules
TPS730  Low-Noise, High PSRR, RF 200-mA Low-Dropout Linear Regulators  Linear Regulator (LDO)  Sample & Buy View Design Kits & Evaluation Modules
TPS795  Ultralow-Noise, High-PSRR, Fast, RF, 500-mA Low-Dropout Linear Regulators  Linear Regulator (LDO)  Sample & Buy View Design Kits & Evaluation Modules
TPS799  200mA, Low Quiescent Current, Ultra-Low Noise, High PSRR Low Dropout Linear Regulator  Linear Regulator (LDO)  Sample & Buy View Design Kits & Evaluation Modules
UCC27324  Dual 4 A Peak High Speed Low-Side Power MOSFET Drivers  MOSFET and IGBT Gate Drivers  Sample & Buy View Design Kits & Evaluation Modules

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Application notes (1)
Title Abstract Type Size (KB) Date Views
PDF 3514 17 Sep 2013 210
User guides (1)
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PDF 450 01 Oct 2010 155
Design files (4)
Title Abstract Type Size (KB) Date Views
PDF 259 23 Sep 2014 82
PDF 281 23 Sep 2014 40
ZIP 1208 23 Sep 2014 85
PDF 96 23 Sep 2014 39
More literature (1)
Title Abstract Type Size (KB) Date Views
PDF 895 10 May 2010 167
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Software (1)

Name Part Number Software Type
controlSUITE™ Software Suite: Software and Development Tools for C2000™ Microcontrollers  CONTROLSUITE  Software Libraries 



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