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Power supply design and the art of thermal engineering

Power supply design and the art of thermal engineering Electronics Weekly (blog) When it comes to reliability in electronics heat is the enemy, and that is as true of power supplies as the rest of the system. One way to...

Apr 25, 2017

GaN FETs Redefine Power-Circuit Designs

Electronic Design GaN FETs Redefine Power- Circuit Designs Electronic Design Silicon MOSFET power transistors have been a mainstay of power-supply design for years. And while they're still widely used,...

Apr 13, 2017

How to Boost Performance in Synchronous Buck Converter Designs

Electronic Design How to Boost Performance in Synchronous Buck Converter Designs Electronic Design Figure 1 shows the schematic of a synchronous buck converter. The circuit replaces the diode in the basic buck...

Apr 27, 2017

A Brief Introduction to the Common Mode Choke and Its Applications

All About Circuits A Brief Introduction to the Common Mode Choke and Its Applications All About Circuits This article goes over the basics of the humble common mode choke and its applications. A choke is a power...

Apr 24, 2017

What's the Difference between PNP and NPN?

Electronic Design What's the Difference between PNP and NPN? Electronic Design Millions of transistors are found in integrated circuits across every electronic device. Here, we ... NPN transistors require a...

Apr 13, 2017

Temperature Matters… Even When Using DC Sources

Electronic Design Temperature Matters… Even When Using DC Sources Electronic Design Alternatively, some instruments counteract the effects of environmental temperature swings by keeping their own internal temperature...

Apr 26, 2017

Helping rail power supplies to comply

Helping rail power supplies to comply New Electronics Non-mission-critical applications basically cover everything else on board a train carriage, from the Wi-Fi routers to the air conditioning and security cameras. These...

Apr 25, 2017

Q&A: Power Technology Roadmap Co-Chairs Divulge Details Behind New Report

Electronic Design Q&A: Power Technology Roadmap Co-Chairs Divulge Details Behind New Report Electronic Design One is that “nothing has changed” in the sense that the traditional power-supply and power-converter...

Apr 27, 2017

New Reference Design for Smart Mobile Device Chargers Announced

Electronics360 New Reference Design for Smart Mobile Device Chargers Announced Electronics360 Power Integrations, a Silicon Valley supplier of electronic components used in high-voltage power-conversion systems, in...

Apr 26, 2017

The DIY electronics transforming research : Nature News & Comment

Nature.com The DIY electronics transforming research : Nature News & Comment Nature.com Cheap, stripped-down microcontrollers are allowing users to pack huge amounts of computing power into tiny spaces. and...

Apr 5, 2017

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