Power

High energy density achieved in all-solid-state batteries

04 April, 2019

Japanese researchers have developed a new complex hydride lithium superionic conductor that could result in all-solid-state batteries with the highest energy density to date.


Maxim Integrated MAX77860 USB-C buck charger

26 March, 2019 | Supplied by: Avnet Electronics Marketing

Designers of portable Li-ion battery-powered electronics now have a simplified and flexible way to add a USB Type-C (USB-C) charging system to their products with the MAX77860 3 A switchmode charger from Maxim Integrated Products.


High-power fuel cell enables more electric vehicle types

04 March, 2019

Researchers have developed a fuel cell with the capacity to power electric vehicles such as planes, ships and submarines which have much higher energy requirements than electric cars.


Vicor DCM 3623 ChiP DC-DC converters

18 February, 2019 | Supplied by: Vicor Corporation

The latest entries in Vicor's DCM family are available in the 3623 (36 x 23 mm) ChiP (Converter housed in Package) format with a power density of 63 W/cm3.


Self-assembling nanomaterials increase solar cell efficiency

12 February, 2019

Scientists used a process called singlet fission to produce and extend the life of harvestable light-generated electrons.


Technology Dynamics CP-RK-BBU Series DC-UPS power supply systems

07 February, 2019 | Supplied by: Metromatics Pty Ltd

The Technology Dynamics CP-RK-BBU Series DC-UPS power supply systems are designed to provide clean, uninterrupted power to critical DC loads in the event of AC (utility) power loss.


Grant to accelerate lithium-oxygen battery research

05 February, 2019

The US National Science Foundation has awarded a US$219,312, two-year grant to push forward research into cutting-edge lithium-oxygen batteries.


Technology Dynamics NTDC series DC-DC converters

04 February, 2019 | Supplied by: Metromatics Pty Ltd

Technology Dynamics' NTDC series of high-power DC-DC converters provides highly regulated DC output power from 2000–3000 W.


RECOM REC15E-Z series 4:1 input DC/DC converters

25 January, 2019 | Supplied by: RECOM Power GmbH

RECOM's REC15E-Z series of 15 W isolated DC/DC converters features wide input ranges in a 1″ x 1″ case size. This is intended to save PCB space, while the wide input ranges increase flexibility by accepting several standard bus voltages.


MORNSUN R3 series dual isolated regulated output DC/DC converters

21 January, 2019 | Supplied by: DLPC Pty Ltd

MORNSUN has added four series of DC converters, all with dual isolated regulated outputs, to the R3 DC/DC wide-input converter family.


Shape-conformable batteries based on 3D printing technology

16 January, 2019

Researchers have successfully manufactured various kinds of battery shapes — such as ring-type, H-shape and U-shape — using 3D printing technology.


Cheaper, more efficient perovskite solar cells

19 December, 2018

A newly synthesised molecule assembles itself into a monolayer which can cover a variety of surfaces and can function as a hole-transporting material in a perovskite solar cell.


Renesas Electronics ISL9241 USB-C buck-boost battery charger

18 December, 2018 | Supplied by: Renesas Electronics

Renesas Electronics' ISL9241 USB-C buck-boost battery charger supports both Narrow Voltage Direct Charging (NVDC) and Hybrid Power Buck-Boost (HPBB) charging for notebooks, ultrabooks, tablets and power banks using the reversible USB Type-C connector cable.


Nova Electric Galaxy Series UPS systems

12 December, 2018 | Supplied by: Metromatics Pty Ltd

Nova Electric's lightweight Galaxy Series military UPS systems are power sources specifically designed for demanding applications in high-shock, -vibration, -humidity and -EMI environments.


Design developed for aluminium-ion batteries

07 December, 2018

Scientists demonstrated a strategy for designing active materials for rechargeable aluminium-ion batteries, bringing us closer to making the science behind the technology work.


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