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Electromagnetic Interference (EMI) – Types, Standards and Shielding Techniques Electromagnetic Interference (EMI) – Types, Standards and Shielding Techniques

Certification is usually one of the most expensive and tedious stages during the development of a new hardware product. It…

Texas Instruments' BQ25619 switching battery charger IC New battery charger delivers low termination current to increase battery capacity and life

Texas Instruments introduced a new switching battery charger integrated circuit (IC) that supports a termination current of 20…

EasyPACK™ modules with CoolSiC™ MOSFETs for EV charging and UPS New power modules with CoolSiC MOSFETs for EV charging and UPS

With the increasing numbers of electric vehicles, the demand for energy efficient charging solutions is also rising. Addressing…

Microchip's USB705x Family & UPD301A PD Controller for USB Type-C Charging Two new USB-PD solutions to simply power delivery in USB Type-C charging

USB Type-C has become increasingly popular, and with the introduction of Power Delivery (PD), it is now possible to charge…

Si834x isolated switches to drive loads in harsh industrial environments New isolated smart switches aims better reliability and performance than optocoupler-based isolation

Silicon Labs  has introduced a new range of compact isolated smart switches. These switches are designed to drive heavy loads,…

Diode Clamper Circuits Diode Clamper Circuits

Previously we learned about Clipper Circuits, which are used to clip off the positive or negative part of the Alternating…

HM66M and HM78M series surface mount inductors from TT Electronics New surface mount inductors to meet complex requirements of today’s high power density

TT Electronics announced two new surface mount device (SMD) power inductors: the HM66M series for use in high frequency…

New VIPer Converter Features High MOSFET Breakdown Voltage for Robust and Reliable Power Supplies New VIPer Converter Features High MOSFET Breakdown Voltage for Robust and Reliable Power Supplies

The STMicroelectronics VIPer26K high-voltage converter integrates a 1050V avalanche-rugged N-channel power MOSFET that enables…

Maxim Integrates the Most Advanced Battery Protector to Deliver the Highest Level of Safety in Industry’s Most Accurate, Lowest Quiescent Current Fuel Gauge ICs Maxim Integrates the Most Advanced Battery Protector to Deliver the Highest Level of Safety in Industry’s Most Accurate, Lowest Quiescent Current Fuel Gauge ICs

Designers concerned about battery safety now have access to the most advanced battery protector with integrated fuel gauges…

Transformerless LED Driver Circuit for Reliable Low Cost LED Bulb Designs Transformerless LED Driver Circuit for Reliable Low Cost LED Bulb Designs

LED bulbs are said to be 80% more efficient than other conventional lighting options like fluorescent and incandescent bulbs.…