2016-09-14 - Maxim Integrated Products

Cell-string optimiser improves solar output

The cell-string optimisers are highly integrated DC-DC converters perform maximum power point tracking deep inside the PV module.

2016-09-11 - Vishay Intertechnology

Thin-film resistors offer 4x power dissipation

The devices are effective whether the application needs full power capability or a fraction of the nominal rated dissipation for…

2016-08-29 - Renesas

Power meter MCUs meet DLMS international standard

The RL78/I1C is the power meter field industry’s first to implement in hardware the AES GCM mode required by the…

2016-08-18 - Vivek Nanda

Power module shrinks to share heat sink with processors

Linear's new power module can be mounted on the PCB backside and can share the heat sink with the on-board…

2016-08-03 - Nick Flaherty

Flow cells for cars eliminate need for battery charging

Batteries in electric vehicle could be recharged via electrolyte rather than electricity, says a Swiss start-up.

2016-07-04 - Susan Nordyk

Isolated amplifier provides low offset error

The AMC1301 is well-suited for shunt-based current sensing in high-voltage equipment, such as industrial motor drives, solar inverters, and uninterruptible…