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Impact AL Surface Treatment on Peel
The Impact of AL Surface Treatment on the Peel Strength between Rigid-Flex PCB
02.21.2019 Articles

Rigid-flex PCB is a new type of PCB which has both the durability of rigid PCB and the adaptability of flexible PCB. Of all types of printed circuit boards, rigid-flex PCBs are the most resistant to harsh application environments and are favored by manufacturers of medical and military equipment...

Maxim Buck Converters Controllers Deliver Smallest
Maxim's Buck Converters and Controllers Deliver Smallest, Most Efficient High-Voltage Automotive Power Solutions
02.21.2019 News

Maxim Integrated Products announced power-management ICs offering the industry’s smallest solution size and highest efficiency to help automotive designers meet space and power challenges of next-generation automotive applications...

Dimming multiple LED strings enables color-tunable
Dimming multiple LED strings enables color-tunable luminaires
02.20.2019 Articles

In many solid-state lighting applications, such as architectural, area, and downlighting, color accuracy is very important. Moreover, an increasing number of products support dynamic color tuning – to set the white point or CCT and/ or to enable dynamic full-color products...

Nexperia launches 40 low sub DS
Nexperia launches 40 V low RDS(on) automotive MOSFETs in a 3x3 mm footprint for demanding powertrain applications
02.20.2019 News

Nexperia introduced a portfolio of low RDS(on) 40 V AEC-Q101 MOSFETs targeting space-constricted, increased-power modules in demanding powertrain applications. Housed in the miniature, LFPAK33 package which has a footprint of only 10.9 mm2...

Bidirectional TVS Diode Array 5A Surge
Bidirectional TVS Diode Array with 5A Surge Tolerance Extends Operating Life of Sensitive Consumer Electronics
02.19.2019 News

Littelfuse introduced the first of a series of bidirectional TVS Diode Arrays designed to protect high-end consumer and wearable electronics from damaging ESD-generating events. The SP1333-01UTG, the first TVS Diode Array in the SP1333 Series...

New 45V Zero-drift Operational Amplifier Provides
New 45V, Zero-drift Operational Amplifier Provides Ultra-high Precision Plus EMI Filtering
02.18.2019 News

To allow designers to provide improved performance while more easily managing an increasingly difficult environment, Microchip Technology announced the MCP6V51 zero-drift operational amplifier. The new device provides ultra-high-precision measurement...

Low EMI Silent Switcher 1.2A Module
Low EMI, Silent Switcher, 1.2A μModule Regulator in 4mm × 4mm × 1.92mm BGA Package
02.15.2019 Circuits

Crowded application boards leave little space for high performance DC/DC POL converters. Furthermore, electromagnetic interference is a significant concern at high component densities, limiting the field of acceptable power solutions...

Grade Automotive-Compliant Omnipolar Hall-Effect Switches Diodes
Grade 0 Automotive-Compliant Omnipolar Hall-Effect Switches from Diodes Incorporated are Designed for Robust Automotive Applications
02.15.2019 News

Diodes Incorporated announced its market-leading AH356xQ series of omnipolar Hall-effect switches, which are fully certified for automotive applications and qualified to AEC-Q100 Grade 0...

GEN2 650V SiC Schottky Diodes Offer
GEN2 650V SiC Schottky Diodes Offer Improved Efficiency, Reliability and Thermal Management
02.14.2019 News

Littelfuse introduced two second-generation series of 650 V, AEC-Q101-qualified silicon carbide Schottky Diodes. The LSIC2SD065CxxA and LSIC2SD065AxxA Series SiC Schottky Diodes are available with a choice of current ratings...

Nano-Quiescent High-Efficiency Step-Down Converters STMicroelectronics Save
Nano-Quiescent, High-Efficiency Step-Down Converters from STMicroelectronics Save Energy and Space in IoT Devices
02.13.2019 News

STMicroelectronics’ ST1PS01 step-down converters are engineered for small size, low quiescent current, and high efficiency at all values of load current, to save energy and real-estate in keep-alive point-of-load supplies and IoT devices such as asset trackers, wearables, smart sensors, and smart meters...