Markets http://powerelectronics.com/taxonomy/term/7402/more en Power Semiconductor Products of the Week (3/12-3/18) http://powerelectronics.com/pmics/power-semiconductor-products-week-312-318 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>Whether you are looking for voltage detectors or MOSFETs, Power Electronics has you covered. Here are some of the latest products to optimize your systems and devices.</div> <p><a href="http://powerelectronics.com/pmics/power-semiconductor-products-week-312-318" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://powerelectronics.com/pmics/power-semiconductor-products-week-312-318#comments AC-DC Power Supplies Automotive Products Batteries Energy Charger ICs Lighting Circuit Protection ICs Medical DC-DC Converters Mobile Discrete Power Semis Electromechanical Inverters Lighting Systems Motion Systems Passive Components Portable Power Management Power Electronics Systems Power Management PMICs Regulators Thermal Management Wed, 15 Mar 2017 02:25:00 +0000 61351 at http://powerelectronics.com High-Power Electric Vehicle Fast Charging Station http://powerelectronics.com/charger-ics/high-power-electric-vehicle-fast-charging-station <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>EVgo, the nation’s largest network of public electric vehicle fast charging stations, and ABB announced that they will deploy a so-called High-Power fast charging station in Fremont, Calif.</div> <p><a href="http://powerelectronics.com/charger-ics/high-power-electric-vehicle-fast-charging-station" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://powerelectronics.com/charger-ics/high-power-electric-vehicle-fast-charging-station#comments Automotive Products Charger ICs Wed, 08 Mar 2017 04:10:00 +0000 61371 at http://powerelectronics.com <p>(Image courtesy of EVgo).</p> Power Electronics Products of the Week (3/5-3/11) http://powerelectronics.com/power-electronics-systems/power-electronics-products-week-35-311 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>Whether you are looking for modular power supplies or high-side switches, Power Electronics has you covered. Here are some of the latest products to optimize your systems and devices.</div> <p><a href="http://powerelectronics.com/power-electronics-systems/power-electronics-products-week-35-311" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://powerelectronics.com/power-electronics-systems/power-electronics-products-week-35-311#comments AC-DC Power Supplies Automotive Products Batteries Energy Charger ICs Lighting Circuit Protection ICs Medical DC-DC Converters Mobile Discrete Power Semis Electromechanical Inverters Lighting Systems Motion Systems Passive Components Portable Power Management Power Electronics Systems Power Management PMICs Regulators Thermal Management Sat, 04 Mar 2017 19:00:00 +0000 61361 at http://powerelectronics.com Update: Subcutaneous Solar Cells Could Power Pacemakers http://powerelectronics.com/alternative-energy/update-subcutaneous-solar-cells-could-power-pacemakers <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The researchers said that their general idea was that the solar cells could directly be integrated into the pacemaker housing.</div> <p><a href="http://powerelectronics.com/alternative-energy/update-subcutaneous-solar-cells-could-power-pacemakers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://powerelectronics.com/alternative-energy/update-subcutaneous-solar-cells-could-power-pacemakers#comments Products Alternative Energy Medical Solar Tue, 28 Feb 2017 17:55:00 +0000 61341 at http://powerelectronics.com <p>Figure 1. (Image courtesy of&nbsp;Bern University Hospital and the University of Bern).</p> Report: Renewable Power Generation Technologies Are Now Cost Competitive with Fossil Fuels http://powerelectronics.com/alternative-energy/report-renewable-power-generation-technologies-are-now-cost-competitive-fossil-fu <div class="field-byline"> Lloyd’s Register </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Renewable power generation technologies are now cost competitive with fossil fuels and innovation is gathering pace across the sector, finds a new report by Lloyd’s Register. </div> <p><a href="http://powerelectronics.com/alternative-energy/report-renewable-power-generation-technologies-are-now-cost-competitive-fossil-fu" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://powerelectronics.com/alternative-energy/report-renewable-power-generation-technologies-are-now-cost-competitive-fossil-fu#comments Alternative Energy Industry Energy Trends & Analysis Tue, 28 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0000 61331 at http://powerelectronics.com <p>(Image courtesy of Thinkstock).</p> Power Electronics Products of the Week (1/22-1/28) http://powerelectronics.com/power-electronics-systems/power-electronics-products-week-122-128 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>Whether you are looking for modular power supplies or high-side switches, Power Electronics has you covered. Here are some of the latest products to optimize your systems and devices.</div> <p><a href="http://powerelectronics.com/power-electronics-systems/power-electronics-products-week-122-128" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://powerelectronics.com/power-electronics-systems/power-electronics-products-week-122-128#comments AC-DC Power Supplies Automotive Products Batteries Energy Charger ICs Lighting Circuit Protection ICs Medical DC-DC Converters Mobile Discrete Power Semis Electromechanical Inverters Lighting Systems Motion Systems Passive Components Portable Power Management Power Electronics Systems Power Management PMICs Regulators Thermal Management Wed, 25 Jan 2017 08:00:00 +0000 61251 at http://powerelectronics.com How Does a Prototyping-Only Approach Impact Product Design? http://powerelectronics.com/power-electronics-systems/how-does-prototyping-only-approach-impact-product-design <div class="field-deck"> One in 10 design engineers still rely on purely physical prototypes, potentially adding significant, unnecessary costs to their designs, according to engineering surveys. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Many engineers rely solely on prototyping their designs to create products, but some form of simulation along with prototyping can actually improve product designs.</div> <p><a href="http://powerelectronics.com/power-electronics-systems/how-does-prototyping-only-approach-impact-product-design" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://powerelectronics.com/power-electronics-systems/how-does-prototyping-only-approach-impact-product-design#comments Automotive Industry Energy Robotics Power Electronics Systems Fri, 20 Jan 2017 15:15:00 +0000 61221 at http://powerelectronics.com <p>(Image courtesy of Tony Vitolo, Power Electronics).</p> Driving Battery Innovation with CAE http://powerelectronics.com/batteries/driving-battery-innovation-cae <div class="field-byline"> Gaetan Damblanc, Siemens PLM </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The demand for safety and high performance in Li-ion batteries has never been so high. Cells and pack manufacturers are looking for high energy density, high power density, safety, long life span and low cost.</div> <p><a href="http://powerelectronics.com/batteries/driving-battery-innovation-cae" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://powerelectronics.com/batteries/driving-battery-innovation-cae#comments Automotive Batteries Energy Mobile Robotics Wed, 11 Jan 2017 16:10:00 +0000 61191 at http://powerelectronics.com NASA Space Robotics Challenge Prepares Robots for the Journey to Mars http://powerelectronics.com/motion-systems/nasa-space-robotics-challenge-prepares-robots-journey-mars <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>NASA, in partnership with Space Center Houston, is in the midst of a new competition called the Space Robotics Challenge. This event seeks to develop the capabilities of humanoid robots to help astronauts on the journey to Mars.</div> <p><a href="http://powerelectronics.com/motion-systems/nasa-space-robotics-challenge-prepares-robots-journey-mars" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://powerelectronics.com/motion-systems/nasa-space-robotics-challenge-prepares-robots-journey-mars#comments Industry Robotics Motion Systems Mon, 09 Jan 2017 17:45:00 +0000 61211 at http://powerelectronics.com <p>NASA&#39;s&nbsp;Robonaut&nbsp;5. (Image courtesy of NASA).</p> Calibrated Mains Frequency Monitor Delivers High Accuracy http://powerelectronics.com/pmics/calibrated-mains-frequency-monitor-delivers-high-accuracy <div class="field-byline"> Ramkumar Ramaswamy, Silego Technology </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Monitoring utility power frequency is especially important when setting up a local mini-grid, such as with solar- or wind-powered installations. The inverter in these cases must shoulder the responsibility for monitoring output-power quality. </div> <p><a href="http://powerelectronics.com/pmics/calibrated-mains-frequency-monitor-delivers-high-accuracy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://powerelectronics.com/pmics/calibrated-mains-frequency-monitor-delivers-high-accuracy#comments Industry Energy PMICs Thu, 05 Jan 2017 21:15:00 +0000 61171 at http://powerelectronics.com