Power http://electronicdesign.com/taxonomy/term/25802/more en 17-V Synchronous Step-Down Regulator Delivers Dual 1-A Outputs http://electronicdesign.com/power/17-v-synchronous-step-down-regulator-delivers-dual-1-outputs <div class="node-body article-body">Linear Tech’s LTC3622 17-V input-capable synchronous buck regulator produces dual 1-A continuous current to outputs down to 0.6 V. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/power/17-v-synchronous-step-down-regulator-delivers-dual-1-outputs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/power/17-v-synchronous-step-down-regulator-delivers-dual-1-outputs#comments Products Components Power Linear Technology Wed, 30 Jul 2014 15:19:00 +0000 119311 at http://electronicdesign.com Protect PLCs from Transient Surges http://electronicdesign.com/power/protect-plcs-transient-surges <div class="field-byline"> Rick Zarr, Contributing Technical Expert </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Using careful layout and the proper protection circuitry as well as properly designed isolation can ensure years of uninterrupted service life for industrial control systems. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/power/protect-plcs-transient-surges" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/power/protect-plcs-transient-surges#comments Contributing Technical Experts Power Texas Instruments Tue, 29 Jul 2014 18:25:00 +0000 119011 at http://electronicdesign.com Rad-Hard Voltage References Ensure Signal Integrity http://electronicdesign.com/power/rad-hard-voltage-references-ensure-signal-integrity <div class="node-body article-body">Intersil expanded its line of rad-hard voltage references with four new devices: the ISL71091SEH10, 20, 33, and 40. Providing voltages previously unavailable for the rad-hard space market (10, 2.048, 3.3 and 4.096 V respectively), the references enhance overall accuracy for 11- and 12-bit ADC resolution applications. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/power/rad-hard-voltage-references-ensure-signal-integrity" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/power/rad-hard-voltage-references-ensure-signal-integrity#comments Products Power Intersil Europe News Tue, 29 Jul 2014 17:02:00 +0000 118951 at http://electronicdesign.com LPDDR4 DRAM Meets Mobile Power and Performance Demands http://electronicdesign.com/power/lpddr4-dram-meets-mobile-power-and-performance-demands <div class="field-byline"> Marc Greenberg and Graham Allan, Synopsys </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Until battery technology takes a quantum leap forward, chip designers must use every available technology to deliver energy efficiency.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/power/lpddr4-dram-meets-mobile-power-and-performance-demands" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/power/lpddr4-dram-meets-mobile-power-and-performance-demands#comments Engineering Essentials Embedded Power Mon, 28 Jul 2014 18:20:00 +0000 118731 at http://electronicdesign.com Minimize Your Microcontroller Power Requirements http://electronicdesign.com/power/minimize-your-microcontroller-power-requirements <div class="field-byline"> William Goh, Texas Instruments </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Battery-operated devices all have something in common: finite energy. To extend operating time and reduce the need for battery replacements, designers need to reduce MCU system power requirements. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/power/minimize-your-microcontroller-power-requirements" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/power/minimize-your-microcontroller-power-requirements#comments Design Solutions Digital ICs Embedded Microcontrollers Power Texas Instruments Thu, 24 Jul 2014 20:38:00 +0000 117941 at http://electronicdesign.com Rugged Latching Relay Reaches 50 A http://electronicdesign.com/components/rugged-latching-relay-reaches-50 <div class="node-body article-body">CIT Relay & Switch offers its single-coil L115F1 latching relay with values up to 50 A. The UL/cUL-approved power relay can withstand heavy contact load with strong shock (200 m/s2 at 11 ms) and vibration (1.5-mm double amplitude 10~40 Hz) resistance. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/components/rugged-latching-relay-reaches-50" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/components/rugged-latching-relay-reaches-50#comments Products Components Power Thu, 24 Jul 2014 15:37:00 +0000 117901 at http://electronicdesign.com Next-Gen 18-W LED Power Supplies Shrink To Fit Space-Constrained Apps http://electronicdesign.com/power/next-gen-18-w-led-power-supplies-shrink-fit-space-constrained-apps <div class="node-body article-body">According to Green Watt Power, a division of Calex Mfg. Co., its 18-W GLCA series of constant-current LED power supplies offer a more compact solution over the company’s standard 18-W GLC series. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/power/next-gen-18-w-led-power-supplies-shrink-fit-space-constrained-apps" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/power/next-gen-18-w-led-power-supplies-shrink-fit-space-constrained-apps#comments Products LEDs Power Thu, 24 Jul 2014 15:29:00 +0000 117891 at http://electronicdesign.com Li-Ion Battery-Protection Controller Reduces Smartphone/Tablet Charging Time http://electronicdesign.com/components/li-ion-battery-protection-controller-reduces-smartphonetablet-charging-time <div class="node-body article-body">Analog-circuit technology, MOSFET technology, and advanced packaging combine to incorporate controller and driver functions into ON Semiconductor’s new single-circuit lithium-ion battery-protection controller. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/components/li-ion-battery-protection-controller-reduces-smartphonetablet-charging-time" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/components/li-ion-battery-protection-controller-reduces-smartphonetablet-charging-time#comments Products Components Power Thu, 24 Jul 2014 15:18:00 +0000 117881 at http://electronicdesign.com SiC Schottky Barrier Diodes Minimize Server Power-Supply Loss http://electronicdesign.com/analog/sic-schottky-barrier-diodes-minimize-server-power-supply-loss <div class="node-body article-body">The FMCA series of silicon-carbide (SiC) Schottky barrier diodes, offered by Allegro MicroSystems and manufactured/developed by Sanken Electric Co. in Japan, will target the industrial and computer markets with end applications to include servers and those requiring high-frequency rectification circuits. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/analog/sic-schottky-barrier-diodes-minimize-server-power-supply-loss" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/analog/sic-schottky-barrier-diodes-minimize-server-power-supply-loss#comments Products Analog Power Thu, 24 Jul 2014 15:08:00 +0000 117871 at http://electronicdesign.com 40-V COT Controller Delivers 0.008%/V Line Regulation http://electronicdesign.com/power/40-v-cot-controller-delivers-0008v-line-regulation <div class="node-body article-body">The XR75100 40-V synchronous step-down controller, developed by Exar, supports point-of-load (POL) supplies from industrial 24-V dc and 24-V ac rectified sources. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/power/40-v-cot-controller-delivers-0008v-line-regulation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/power/40-v-cot-controller-delivers-0008v-line-regulation#comments Products Components Power Thu, 24 Jul 2014 14:37:00 +0000 117861 at http://electronicdesign.com