Microchip announces a flexible PLC modem which supports multiple standard and proprietary protocols used globally in smart grid infrastructure. The PL360B enables manufacturers to respond to the utilities’ need to improve the reliability and performance of smart meters and to address multiple markets, end-customer regulations and operational requirements. The single device can be adapted simply […]READ MORE
Portable battery-powered devices such as earbuds, smartwatches, and gaming controllers are expected to deliver long-lasting performance for a better user experience. The challenge for designers lies in extending battery life when battery capacity is limited by the small form factor of these electronic products. The right power management architecture can make all the difference in […]READ MORE
The SCALE-iDriver™ from POWER INTEGRATIONS, which is available at CODICO, is an innovative IGBT gate driver, and brings many benefits to a motor drive inverter.
This document discusses the feasibility to reduce costs on system level by using this gate driver from POWER INTEGRATIONS™.
Power Integrations announced that two members of its SCALE-iDriver™ gate-driver IC family are now certified to AEC-Q100 Grade Level 1 for automotive use. The two parts, SID1132KQ and SID1182KQ, are suitable for driving 650 V, 750 V and 1200 V automotive IGBT and SiC-MOSFET modules, and are rated for peak currents of ±2.5 A and […]READ MORE
Powerbox, one of Europe’s largest power supply companies, and for more than four decades a leading force in optimizing power solutions for demanding applications, announces the introduction of its supercapacitor boost technology, S-CAP BOOST, offering backup and peak power solutions to industrial and medical applications. Based on the latest supercapacitor technology combined with intelligent control […]READ MORE
Powerbox, one of Europe’s largest power supply companies, and for more than four decades a leading force in optimizing power solutions for demanding applications, announces the launch of four new series of extra-wide input voltage range, 8W to 20W board-mounted DC/DC converters for railway and transportation industry. With a 13:1 input voltage range of 12V […]READ MORE
Murata has announced the release of its 782100 ( https://www.murata-ps.com/datasheet?/data/magnetics/kmp_782100.pdf ) series of transformers designed specifically for use with the Peregrine (pSemi) PE22100 push-pull DC-DC converter driver ICs. The combination of driver IC and transformer allows easy implementation of an isolated DC-DC converter rated up to 1W, typically used for powering the secondary side of […]READ MORE
XP Power today announced the publication of its new ‘Power Supply Guide’. The informative, full-colour, 88-page guide presents XP Power’s comprehensive line-up of AC-DC power supplies, DC-DC converters, high voltage power supplies and RF power supplies, with key specifications for each product range provided in an easy to follow layout. The task of initial range […]READ MORE
The power supply specialist Bicker Elektronik, Donauwörth, published two new product catalogues: “POWER SOLUTIONS For Industrial And Medical Systems” with latest power supply and UPS solutions as well as “POWER+BOARD Solutions For Professionals” with selected PSU+Mainboard bundles, system components and industrial grade accessories for industrial computer systems. The publications are aimed primarily at system developers, […]READ MORE