Power Electronics eBook – December 2017 Issue

Read now the December 2017 issue of our Power Electronics News eBook. Major topics are:

  • MOSFETs for Power Supplies
  • Selecting Sense Resistors for Motor Control
  • New avenues in IGBT control
  • Future Battery concepts
  • Medical and Industrial Power Supplies
  • ...

Allegro: quad DMOS full-bridge PWM motor driver IC

Allegro MicroSystems Europe introduces a new quad DMOS full-bridge driver IC capable of driving up to two stepper motors or four DC motors. Each full-bridge output is rated up to 1.6 A and 40 V. ...


Power Supplies for Beginners

If you are a student, hobbyist or someone who needs to modify a power supply for pretty much any reason, electronics-tutorials.ws has put together for you a series of five informative video tutorials. These tutorial are for all who aren't necessarily Electronics Engineers, but want to learn more about test and use of power supplies. Part 1 of our video course shows users how they can get set up at home to test power supplies without spending a fortune on expensive equipment, while part 2 introduces them to the problems of unregulated power supplies. Video 3 is all about Linear Power Supplies. Part 4 introduces switching regulators including the buck and the boost type converters. The final video compares the advantages and disadvantages of the different types of power supplies.



ZES Zimmer on testing advanced power electronics

In this video Bernd Neuner from ZES Zimmer talks to Alix Paultre for Electronic News TV at the 2017 Power Electronics Conference in Nuremberg. The discussion deals with the issues involving test and m...


Weidmüller discusses the need for a better signal and power interface

In this video Rene Arntzen from Weidmüller talks to Alix Paultre of Electronic News TV about the importance of a good signal and power interface for industrial equipment. There is currently no good ...


Mouser talks about the state of engineering development today

In this video Mark Burr-Lonnon and Graham Maggs of Mouser Electronics, a major international electronics distributor, talk to Alix Paultre about the state of engineering development today. With massiv...


Infineon launches a new family of configurable industrial drive boards

In this video Infineon explains their new family of configurable industrial drive boards at SPS-IPC Drives 2017. Intended to enable easy setup and deployment, the XMC-based automation boards can handl...


STMicro explains their STSPIN family of single-chip motor drivers

In this video STMicroelectronics explains their STSPIN single-chip motor drivers at SPS-IPC Drives 2017. The STSPIN family embeds can drive motors efficiently and with high accuracy, with an advanced ...