Researchers at the California Institute of Technology have discovered that ceria (or cerium dioxide) is a good catalyst for fuel cell anodes.
With the help of new silicon-based compounds, scientists - and patients - are getting a significant new charge out of the tiny lithium batteries used in implantable devices to help treat nervous system and other disorders.
Power Parameters has been appointed Australian distributor for the full range of Socomec-Sicon UPS systems.
The switchmode converter range from Recom unites both the specifications and the application of the 78xx linear regulators with an efficiency of up to 97% to give a minuscule heat generation that avoids all the physical and mechanical problems associated with heat sinks and waste heat.
The world is going wireless. Currently, there are about 80 million wireless-monitoring systems in use worldwide. Oak Ridge National Laboratory recently outlined 12 top requirements for an ideal wireless sensor
Ceramic Fuel Cells and Central Gippsland Institute of TAFE announce an agreement for Australia's first field trial of a fuel cell powered micro-CHP (combined heat and power) generator appliance.
The battery pack is a mystical black box that does not change size, weight and colour during its lifetime. Neither does it reveal the charge level and state-of-health. And yet, the battery plays a key role in many portable applications
PrOffice 650 is a 650 VA standby UPS with five Australian three pin socket outlets (three UPS supported and all with surge protection). The 650 UPS also has surge protection for telephone equipment (one in and two out sockets). The unit is supplied with downloadable shutdown software and will support both USB and RS232 communication interfaces.