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
  • ...

Pixus: new OpenVPX card guides

Pixus Technologies has announced new card guides designed for OpenVPX systems. The card guides facilitate the unique offset spacing of the open standard architecture.The new Pixus OpenVPX card guides ...

EKF: full length XMC module carrier PCIe Gen3 x8

EKF presents the SK4-WALTZ, a CompactPCI Serial carrier card for an XMC-style mezzanine module. While using a similar form factor as PMC cards, XMC modules are provided with a PCI Express interface. T...

MEN: SIL 2 certificate for QorIQ COM module

The Rugged COM Express module CB30C has been developed according to railway standards EN 50128 (software) and EN 50129 (hardware) and has now received the SIL 2 certification from TÜV SÜD. D...

TQ: ARM module with future-oriented technology

With the embedded module TQMa57xx, TQ is planning a new Minimodule, in which the processor family AM57xx is used with the basis of a Cortex A15 by Texas Instruments. TQ can continue to support its cus...


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 ...