PCIM Europe 2014 Analysis: Satisfied visitors with significant decision-making authority

23 July 2014

  The analysis of the PCIM Europe 2014 has confirmed the high quality of the event with satisfied exhibitors and trade visitors. On the three days of the exhibition, a total of 8,006 trade visitors (40% international) took the opportunity to inform themselves about power electronics. Thanks to the exhibitor variety and the huge topic [...]

Multilayer ceramic chip capacitors

22 July 2014

  Dynamic DC Bias Model for accurate circuit simulation First tool for the dynamic simulation of DC bias characteristics of MLCCs More accurate power supply circuit simulation when used together with TDK technical support tools for inductors More efficient electronic circuit design TDK Corporation has expanded its technical support tools for MLCCs: The new DC [...]

New phase change thermal interface material offers highly beneficial alternative to grease

18 July 2014

    UniPhase 4000-COB phase changes at 50°C and has 4.0 w/mk thermal performance to minimise device temperature, enhance reliability and extend life       Universal Science has introduced a new phase change thermal interface material that offers a clean, repeatable, high-performance alternative to thermal grease. UniPhase 4000-COB has been optimised for use in [...]

PCIM South America shows trends for power electronics in Brazil

17 July 2014

  PCIM South America 2014 International Conference and Exhibition for Power Electronics, Intelligent Motion, Renewable Energy, and Energy Management São Paulo, 14 – 15 October 2014 The PCIM South America 2014 international conference and exhibition for power electronics, intelligent motion, renewable energy and energy management will take place from 14 – 15 October in Sao [...]

When efficiency matters

14 July 2014

  The electric drive systems for buses are in a key position as cities target on reducing emissions and fuel consumption of public transportation. These systems can used both in hybrid as well as zero-emission bus designs. The highest difference in the solutions is the energy efficiency. It is exactly where the Finnish electric drivetrain [...]

Weidmüller uninterruptible power supplies DC-UPS

11 July 2014

    Safe power supply for automation bridges mains failures for up to 30 minutes at 40 A         Weidmüller's uninterruptible power supply (DC-UPS) means highly available 24V power supply for automation. A reliable DC-UPS avoids costly machinery and system downtime and keeps safety functions, process controls and communication up and running [...]

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Power Electronics & Semiconductor Manuals

Posted on 21 July 2014

    Power electronics engineers should be equipped with up to date power electronics manuals   Below are recommendations for several power electronics manuals including purchasing or download information.     Infineon Reference book IGBT Modules as eBook and printed Book Today, IGBT and power MOSFET modules are instrumental in power electronic systems and are [...]


Post Job Ads in Bodo's Power Systems and on PowerGuru

Posted on 16 June 2014

  With just one purchase, companies can post job ads with the Power Electronics leaders PowerGuru and Bodo’s Power System’s Magazine offer the possibility of purchasing job advertisements that will be delivered via 3 types of media – print, web, and e-mail – in one purchased package, specifically targeting Power Electronics professionals.   With one [...]



Beer Game Auction

Posted on 11 March 2014

  The beer game auction is a role-playing game (simulation), related to the original Beer Game, where the players are parties in different positions in a B2B purchase process by auction. The objective of the players is to keep the sales prices as high as possible although they are acting within an auction environment. Since [...]


PowerGuru Media Guide Now Available

Posted on 04 February 2014

              With the release of a new media guide for 2014, PowerGuru offers companies a variety of opportunities to increase their online presence and brand recognition. From a choice of several promotion options, companies can select a campaign method that best suits their marketing goals. Available options include banner [...]