Integrated Circuits

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A Charger IC with N Kinds of Applications

The MP2639A is a fully integrated and flexible battery charge management IC that can charge two cells in series from a 5V power supply.

Min Xu

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Modular Real-Time Development Platform for Power Electronic Systems

FPGAs provide impressive computing power, which is increasingly required in power electronic systems.

Julian Endres, Fabian Bayer, Andreas Linke and Ansgar Ackva

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Dynamically Configurable Off-Line Switcher IC for Higher Application Flexibility

InnoSwitch3-Pro integrated switcher ICs enable digital micro-stepping of voltage and current for precise battery charge control and elimination of DC-DC post-regulators, an

Jason Yan

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Integrated Circuits Offer Enhanced Protection & Improved Safety Features for High Reliability Power Supplies

The design of high-reliability systems encompasses the use of fault tolerant design techniques, the selection of suitable components to meet the anticipated environmental c

Steve Munns

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Optimized Thermal Layout for CIPOS Nano Half-bridge Intelligent Power Modules

This article discusses PCB design considerations required to achieve the best thermal performance in a motor drive using CIPOS Nano half-bridge Intelligent Power Modules (I

Pengwei Sun and Pei Jin

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What They Don’t Teach About Synchronous Rectifiers in School – Selected Topics from Real Designs

In recent years, global regulatory agencies have proposed efficiency standards to further improve global energy savings.

Zhihong Yu, AC/DC & Lighting Product Marketing Manager, Walter Yeh, Field Application Engineering Deputy Manager

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Tiny µModule Boost Regulator for Low Voltage Optical Systems

Analog Devices, Inc.

Roland R. Ackermann

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Silicon Nitride Substrates for Improved Performance in Power Electronics

Today’s power module designs are primarily based on Al2O3 or AlN ceramic, but increasing performance demands are causing designers to consider advance

Manfred Goetz

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The State of Intelligent SiC MOSFET Gate Drivers

The Challenges

Nitesh Satheesh, Cliff Robins, Adam Fender

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High Performance Flybuck

A Flybuck is an alternative to a Flyback for low power applications because it is a low-cost, simple to use an isolated topology.

Florian Mueller