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MTM Power’s latest DC/DC converters offer base plate cooling

MTM Power introduced the PCMDNI300 series of DC/DC converters without galvanic isolation, targeting decentralized power applications in vehicles and closed sub-systems in rolling stock. Their wide input voltage range from 28Vdc to 160Vdc enables the use of batteries from 36 to ...

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PULS PIANO DIN-rail supplies tout reliability, integration ease

PULS Power PIANO PIC series is designed for applications that require reliable DIN rail power supplies designed to deliver the most widely specified features and performance required by customers. PIC units offer this simplicity without making compromises on PULS’ renowned qual...

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Nanocrystalline Cut Cores: new technology for significantly reduced core losses

This webtalk from PCIM will be about VAC’s new technology for the production of nanocrystalline cut cores that helps to significantly reduce the core losses. Today the power electronics industry is driven by silicon based semiconductors and of course, the new materials like ...

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Power Electronic Trends in EV-Charging

This webtalk is an introduction to charger topics, related to charging batteries in electric vehicles. Starting from an overview on different charging scenarios, it covers power electronic approaches to serve private use in a power range up to 22kW as well as ideas on how to char...

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Checking the charge at the Battery Show

One of the interesting aspects of the electronics industry is the resurgence of power as a critical application space and functionality enabler. Once the last thing considered in a design, power systems are now among the first things to be considered. One ramification of this is ...

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WARR Hyperloop team and Panasonic Industry Europe collaborate on entry

Panasonic Industry Europe announced its sponsorship of the WARR Hyperloop team from the Technical University in Munich (TUM) in the third annual SpaceX Hyperloop Pod Competition this summer. The Hyperloop is a new transportation concept for a high-speed train to travel in a near-...

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Bel Power’s hot-pluggable PES1600 supplies offer parallel operation, active current sharing, and full digital control

Bel Power Solutions announced the PES1600 Series, 1600 W Platinum efficient front-end AC & DC power supplies for powering intermediate bus architectures (IBA) in high performance and high reliability servers, routers and network switches. The PES1600 power supplies are hot-p...

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Miniature AEC-Q200 certified power inductors boast a low profile

TT Electronics introduced SMD power inductors for use in high power density applications where size is critical. The inductors’ compact design, together with their AEC-Q200 certification provide the performance and reliability levels that automotive and high reliability industr...

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3D Power Electronics Integration and Manufacturing Symposium charts the future of integrative packaging technologies

The Power Sources Manufacturers Association (PSMA) announced that the second biennial International Symposium on 3D Power Electronics Integration and Manufacturing (3D-PEIM-18) will be held June 25-27, 2018, on the campus of the University of Maryland. Following on the success of...

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Power loss under square wave excitation

Bs&T provides tool for magnetic design engineers, powerloss under square wave for more effixiency, to allocate design in Pareto diagram and provides data for simulation and model of hf magnetic components. Learn more in the following presentation from PCIM 2018 .  ...

Test & Measurement Technology

Output impedance as an important design parameter for power supplies

The output impedance of a power supply or voltage regulator provides a detailed insight into a power supply and its decoupling network. By measuring the output impedance, the phase margin of a power supply can be estimated. Furthermore, the spectrum of the output impedance helps ...

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Video – Movicom on their connected smart battery management technology

In this video Victor Pakhomov, CEO and Founder of Movicom, explains their connected intelligent battery management technology for Alix Paultre at the Battery Show in Hannover, Germany. The solution, intended for battery-driven autonomous vehicles among others, offers web-enabled ...

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Enabling best-in class GaN devices

GaN value chain players are gearing up for prime time –  In particular GaN on Si technology became the focal point for innovations in power switching, RF power for 5G and sensor applications.  As high-volume, large diameter and low cost manufacturing solutions for GaN on Si a...

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Perambulating PCIM

One of the biggest electronic events in the power industry, the Power Control and Intelligent Motion (PCIM) conference and exhibition is always a great event to attend. This year over eleven thousand visitors explored the goods and services of over five hundred exhibitors, learni...

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The DC-DC Boost Converter, Part 3 – Power Supply Design Tutorial Section 5-3

This is the last part of the series dedicated to the boost converter, where we walk through the PCB layout for a medium power boost with a synchronous MOSFET at the output instead of the more traditional output diode. You don't have to read sections 5-1 or 5-2 first to appreciate...

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The DC-DC Boost Converter, Part 2 – Power Supply Design Tutorial Section 5-2

This is a continuation of Section 5-1, and I recommend reading section 5-1 before this one. It may also be useful to read section 2 on the buck converter for some background information that I don't repeat here for the boost. Section 5-2 Agenda Output capacitors – for s...

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