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Changing Project Requirements are Keeping Power Engineers Awake at Night

April 19, 2017
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Changing Project Requirements are Keeping Power Engineers Awake at Night

Power designers face many technical challenges to meet the demand to provide more power from less space and with higher efficiencies. Despite the difficulty of overcoming these demands

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Analyzing the Impact of Cabling in Power Systems

April 18, 2017
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Analyzing the Impact of Cabling in Power Systems

Cabling can have a major impact on the performance of power systems. To determine the impact of cabling, we recently added the capability to analyze the impact of resistance

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Webinar Explains How to Meet DC-DC Power System Requirements in Defense Applications

April 5, 2017
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Webinar Explains How to Meet DC-DC Power System Requirements in Defense Applications

In recent research that we conducted, engineers working in the defense sector were more likely to prioritize performance, to struggle to meet project timescales

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Thermal Management of VIA and ChiP Products

April 4, 2017
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Thermal Management of VIA and ChiP Products

High performance power components require packaging technology that is thermally adept to allow for heat to be removed easily. Our VIA and ChiP products both offer outstanding thermal performance

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Scalability of Bi-Directional Power Design: Your Questions Answered

March 20, 2017
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Scalability of Bi-Directional Power Design: Your Questions Answered

Our recent webinar, Enabling Bi-Directional Energy Flow Using DC Power Transformers generated a lot of interest

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How to Start a BCM in Reverse Mode in “DC Transformer” Applications

March 20, 2017
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How to Start a BCM in Reverse Mode in “DC Transformer” Applications

Power components, such as the Bus Converter Modules (BCMs) and Non-Isolated Bus Converters (NBMs) can be used as bi-directional devices, stepping the voltage up or down

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The Answers to Your Questions About Power Averaging

March 14, 2017
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The Answers to Your Questions About Power Averaging

Power averaging is an approach that uses a power chain designed to supply the average current required by a pulsed load

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