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Posted on 08 February 2012

Power Electronics News Feed

 

This page is intended to provide visitors with easy access to the latest developments in the field of power electronics. The list of articles below are gathered from various top online sources of power electronics information via RSS feeds. If you have suggestions for additional sources to include in this feed, please let us know by posting your suggestion in the comments section below.             ~  PowerGuru  ~

 


100V Isolated Monolithic No-Opto Flyback Regulator Delivers up to 24W
August 23, 2016

Linear Technology announced the LT8304, a monolithic flyback regulator that significantly simplifies the design of isolated DC/DC converters. read more […]

5A and 3A Power Modules
August 23, 2016

Intersil announced two new single-channel DC/DC step-down power modules that deliver high power density and up to 95% efficiency in a compact footprint. read more […]

Unique Portable e-Car Charger Employs SiC MOSFET
August 23, 2016

The ZapCharger Portable electric-car charging station from Zaptec, an start-up transformer company, was built with silicon-carbide devices from STMicroelectronics. read more […]

120W Desktop Power Adapters with Universal Three-Wire Input
August 23, 2016

Phihong's new PSA120U Series 120W power adapters feature a universal three-wire input connector and are rated for AC inputs up to 230VAC. read more […]

Low Profile Surge Protectors
August 23, 2016

Thomas Research Products has introduced a new line of low profile Surge Protectors for compact LED luminaire designs. read more […]

Power Electronics Products of the Week (8/21-8/27) Part 1
August 23, 2016

Whether you are looking for power conversion modules or inrush current limiters, Power Electronics has you covered. Here are some of the latest products to optimize your systems and devices. read more […]

Grid-Connected Energy-Storage Projects in Pipeline to Hit 2GW
August 23, 2016

Li-ion technology is now leading lead-acid batteries in the power storage category. Li-ion is even challenging sodium sulfur and flow for long-duration storage. read more […]

New Technology Spurs Automotive Lighting
August 23, 2016

After a slow increase of revenue from 2015 to 2018 due to cost erosion, Yole Developpement forecasts a market recovery in automotive lighting. read more […]

Students and Young Professionals' Reception at ECCE-2016, Milwaukee, USA
August 23, 2016

Students and Young Professionals' Reception at ECCE-2016, Milwaukee, USA   Dear Young Engineers,IEEE Industry Application Society - IAS and Power Electronics Society - PELS, give you this opportunity to learn from the life journey of the biggest leaders at ECCE along with an evening well spent talking to people from across the globe.An evening filled wi […]

Film capacitors: DC link capacitor for new IGBT modules
August 23, 2016

  ESL of just 25 nH Minimum ESR of just 0.6 mΩ TDK Corporation presents a new EPCOS DC link capacitor that has been specifically designed for the HybridPACK™ 1-DC6 IGBT module from Infineon Technologies. The outstanding features of this component are the six busbar terminals with dimensions that are matched precisely to fit the […]

ROHM presents most comprehensive range of Automotive Grade LDO Regulators
August 17, 2016

  AEC-Q100-qualified devices provide superior characteristics, high reliability and miniaturization options for a multitude of Automotive applications ROHM has recently announced the availability of two new LDO regulator families, complementing the existing portfolio of LDOs and bringing the total number of its automotive-grade LDOs up to 184. With its minia […]

High Power Density 12-V, 10-A, 10-MHZ DC/DC Converter
August 16, 2016

Texas Instruments introduced the industry's first 12-V, 10-A, 10-MHz series-capacitor buck converter that achieves more than 50 A/cm3 in current density. read more […]

Conductive Aluminum Polymer Capacitors
August 15, 2016

Vishay Intertechnology introduced two new series of aluminum polymer capacitors featuring conductive technology. read more […]

Pack-Side Battery Gauges
August 15, 2016

Implementing pack-side battery gauges in portable devices is now easier and more secure with the ModelGauge m5 portfolio from Maxim Integrated. read more […]

Laser Diode Driver for Automotive Heads-Up Displays
August 15, 2016

Intersil announced the ISL78365 laser diode driver for automotive heads-up display (HUD) systems. read more […]

Robust ±60V RS485 Transceivers Fortify PROFIBUS-DP Networks
August 15, 2016

Linear Technology introduces the LTC2876 and LTC2877, exceptionally rugged, high voltage tolerant RS485 transceivers targeted for PROFIBUS-DPmaster and slave devices. read more […]

Power Semiconductor Market Revenues Declined in 2015, IHS Markit Says
August 15, 2016

The global market for power semiconductors fell 2.6 percent to $34 billion in 2015, the report says. read more […]

Power Electronics Products of the Week (8/14-8/20) Part 1
August 15, 2016

Whether you are looking for power conversion modules or inrush current limiters, Power Electronics has you covered. Here are some of the latest products to optimize your systems and devices. read more […]

Energy-efficient chokes with compact design and IP66 protection rating for outdoor mounting
August 15, 2016

  SMP Sintermetalle Prometheus GmbH & Co KG (SMP) offers chokes with a protective paint coating according to IP66 which protects them from water and dust. The components are used to choke the current in inverters that are exposed to harsh ambient conditions, including rail vehicles or oil rig applications. The IP66 protection rating enables […]

ABB releases new medium-power IGBT modules
August 11, 2016

  ABB’s medium-power modules family, the 62Pak, is officially released for mass production and available for unlimited sales. End of April all qualification tests have been successfully finalized and ABB is proud to present a very competitive family of medium-power modules. The 62Pak line-up consists of modules in the 1700V voltage class. Three current ratin […]

Power Electronics Products of the Week (8/7-8/13) Part 1
August 9, 2016

Whether you are looking for voltage suppressors or current sense resistors, Power Electronics has you covered. Here are some of the latest products to optimize your systems and devices. read more […]

Hybrid Connector Combines Floating Contact Alignment with High Speed Transmission
August 9, 2016

Hirose has developed a hybrid power and signal board-to-board connector that features high-speed transmission capability up to 8 Gbps and a highly reliable floating contact mechanism that simplifies assembly. read more […]

BLDC Motors with Broad Application Range
August 9, 2016

Nanotec now offers two new brushless DC motors for applications that require smooth running characteristics and a long service life. read more […]

Temperature Microcontroller Monitors and Protects Medical Diagnostic Equipment
August 9, 2016

SR-54 bi-polar temperature controller can save engineers hundreds of product development hours by installing this ready-to-use controller that has been optimized to run thermoelectric assemblies. read more […]

µModule Regulator for DDR & QDR4 SRAM Operates from 3.3VIN to 15VIN
August 9, 2016

Linear Technology introduces the LTM4632, a triple output power module regulator for powering all three voltage rails of the new QDR4 and older DDR SRAM. read more […]

Sulfur-Resistant Fixed Resistor Products
August 9, 2016

Bourns Inc. announced its Model CRT-AS Sulfur-Resistant series of thin film precision chip resistors. read more […]

Keysight Announces Multi-Vendor Calibration Services
August 9, 2016

Keysight Technologies announced that it has extended its industry-leading One-Stop Calibration Services to include non-Keysight equipment. read more […]

Global Grid-Connected Energy Storage Capacity to Double in 2016
August 9, 2016

The global energy storage market is expected to double, from 1.4 gigawatt hour (GWh) added in 2015 to 2.9 GWh this year. read more […]

WEBINAR- 25 Aug 2016- Hybrid Switched Capacitor Magnetics Power Conversion Architecture
August 8, 2016

Hybrid Switched Capacitor Magnetics Power Conversion Architecture Scheduled Date: Thu, Aug 25, 2016 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM EDT Registration URL: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/2632886522006918403 Abstract: Miniaturized, high performance power converters can benefit power-electronics-enabled applications by reducing system volume and cost, improving e […]

Power Electronics Products of the Week (7/31-8/6) Part 1
August 4, 2016

Whether you are looking for sense transformers or SMT connectors, Power Electronics has you covered. Here are some of the latest products to optimize your systems and devices. read more […]

Innovative Packaging Yields 40A Synchronous Buck Converter IC
August 4, 2016

Multi-chip module in a QFN-type package employs internal discrete MOSFETs to produce an efficient, synchronous buck converter capable of driving up to a 40A load. read more […]

LEM introduces its first surface mounted SO8 isolated current transducers with integrated current conductor
August 3, 2016

  LEM introduces the GHS series: miniature, integrated circuit transducers for AC and DC isolated current measurement up to 100 KHz. These new components offer full isolation despite their small size, integrating the primary conductor for nominal current measurements of 10A, 12A, 16A or 20A with a measurement span of 2.5 times the nominal current, […]

High-Speed Digital-Input Current Limiters Designed for Factory Automation
August 2, 2016

STMicroelectronics has introduced two high-speed digital-input current limiters that set new standards for circuit protection in factory automation. read more […]

Next Generation of LED XLamp XPG Platform
August 2, 2016

Cree introduces the XLamp XP-G3 LED, delivering 31 percent more lumens and 8 percent higher lumens-per-watt than the industry-leading XP-G2 LED. read more […]

Switcher ICs Optimized for Efficiency and Standby Power Performance
August 2, 2016

Power Integrations announced its InnoSwitch-CE ICs, a new clade of its InnoSwitch family of off-line CV/CC flyback switcher ICs. read more […]

Pulse Discharge Multilayer Ceramic Capacitors
August 2, 2016

KEMET has enhanced its high temperature and high voltage capabilities by adding new pulse discharge multilayer ceramic capacitors. read more […]

Front End AC-DC Power Supply Targets Network Applications
August 2, 2016

Bel Power Solutions' latest front end, AC-DC power supply is suitable for wide range of telecom and networking applications. read more […]

EPE 2016 - Karlsruhe, Germany- Sept 5-9
July 29, 2016

  EPE’16 ECCE - Registration OPEN now   The conference follows previous successful events held in major university cities across Europe since 1985: Brussels, Grenoble, Aachen, Florence, Brighton, Seville, Trondheim, Lausanne, Graz, Toulouse, Dresden, Aalborg, Barcelona, Birmingham, Lille, Lappeenranta and Geneva.Karlsruhe is a medium sized town on the border […]

2016 IEEE Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition (ECCE 2016)
July 29, 2016

  Overview The 8th Annual IEEE Energy Conversion Congress & Exposition (ECCE 2016) will be held on September 18-22 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA, the heartland of the North America’s electric drive and electrical equipment industry. ECCE is the world’s leading technical conference and exposition for energy conversion solutions: solutions that are innovati […]

SPEC 2016 - Auckland - New Zealand - 5-8 December 2016
July 28, 2016

        December 5-8 2016 Auckland - New Zealand http://www.ieee-spec.org/index.html    The 2nd Annual IEEE Southern Power Electronics Conference (SPEC 2016), offers an ideal opportunity for researchers, engineers, academics and students from all over the world to bring the latest technological advances and applications in Power Electronics to the Southern H […]

ROHM Semiconductor Receives "Supplier of the Year 2015 Award" From Continental
July 27, 2016

  ROHM Semiconductor has been recognized by Continental in the category Broadliner Electronics with the „Supplier of the Year 2015” Award. The highly renowned supplier prize, granted since 2008, rewards outstanding achievements in the production and delivery of products and services. In total, Continental awarded 13 companies, among them two electronic provi […]

WEBINAR- 31 Aug 2016 - Implications of the Emergence of Ultraconducting Copper Wire
July 25, 2016

Implications of the Emergence of Ultraconducting Copper Wire Scheduled Date:  Wed, Aug 31, 2016 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM EDT Registration URL: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/110167043148567810 Abstract: Ultraconductive copper (UCC) wire promises 15% higher room-temperature electrical conductivity and 40% higher ampacity than pure copper wire. It is a com […]

PCIM Asia 2016 closed with record exhibitor and visitor figures
July 25, 2016

  PCIM Asia, an international exhibition and conference for power electronics, intelligent motion, renewable energy and energy management, successfully closed on 30 June at the Shanghai World Expo Exhibition and Convention Center. Jointly organised by Guangzhou Guangya Messe Frankfurt Co Ltd, Messe Frankfurt (Shanghai) Co Ltd and the Shanghai Pudong Internat […]

Conference of PCIM Europe 2017: “Call for Papers” is launched
July 20, 2016

  Demonstrating expertise, exchanging specialist knowledge and informing an international audience about the latest results and developments in the field of power electronics – this is what professionals are invited to at the Conference of PCIM Europe 2017. The “Call for Papers” gives the go-ahead for experts from industry and academia to submit papers on [. […]

Infineon to acquire Wolfspeed for US Dollar 850 million in cash
July 18, 2016

  Combination further strengthens Infineon as leading supplier of power and radio-frequency (RF) power solutions in high-growth markets such as electro-mobility, renewables and next-generation cellular infrastructure relevant for the Internet of Things (IoT) Acquisition further enables Infineon to provide the most compelling power solutions with the broadest […]

SEMIKUBE 1500V Stack
July 15, 2016

  2-level but 1500V DC with intelligent switching Following the solar trend to increase DC voltage, SEMIKUBE extends its range with a 1300A, 2-level air cooled inverter, able to operate up to 1500V. Using state-of-the-art IntelliOff driving technology, the inverter provides safe operation under all conditions. IBGT modules with CAL diodes ensures a high robu […]

Women in Engineering Breakfast at ECCE- ASIA 2016
May 10, 2016

Please join us!   Women in Engineering Breakfast 24, May 2016, 7:30AM-9:00AM   Location: Room VIP1, 1F   Guest Speaker: Katherine Kim, PhD Assistant Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology (UNIST)   In this talk, I will share my experiences that took me from struggling through my first power electro […]

WEBINAR: Tackling the Little Box Challenge - New circuit architectures to achieve a 216 W/in^3 power density 2 kW inverter
May 10, 2016

Webninar- Tackling the Little Box Challenge - New circuit architectures to achieve a 216 W/in^3 power density 2 kW inverter Wednesday, May 25, 2016 3:00 PM EDTRegistration link - https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/8370248145114197505Abstract: This talk will describe new circuit architectures and control methods that our research group developed for th […]

Women in Engineering Breakfast at APEC 2016
March 18, 2016

Please join us! Women in Engineering Breakfast at APEC 2016  Wednesday, March 23, 2016 8:00-9:00 a.m. Held at the Hyatt, in Regency C Guest Speaker: Katherine Kim, PhD Assistant Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology (UNIST)In this talk, I will share my experiences that took me from struggling thro […]

YP Reception at APEC 2016
March 18, 2016

You have been invited! Young Professionals and Students Reception at APEC 2016   Want to mingle, learn and have fun with best minds of IEEE? PELS and IAS give you this opportunity to learn from the life journey of the biggest leaders at APEC at this year's Young Professionals and Students Reception.   When:   Tuesday, March 22 at 6:30 p.m. Where:  Café […]

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