What’s the Opposite of Derating?

What’s the Opposite of Derating?

Engineers are very familiar with the concept of derating: under certain circumstances, such as elevated temperatures, devices are unable to deliver their full performance. Data sheets or application notes provide the information to derate the device

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BCM in ChiP Package Wins Another Award

BCM in ChiP Package Wins Another Award

The Bus Converter Module (BCM®) family in the ChiP package has been named the winner in the Ultimate Products ‘Power’ category of the EE Times and EDN 2015 UBM Canon ACE Awards.

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7 Ways to Shrink Your Power System

Distribution of power is obviously a critical element of any electronic system. Simply getting the power to the load, however, is only a part of the story: in addition to optimizing efficiency, other constraints include reducing EMI

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Understand Power Chain Real Estate with PowerBench Whiteboard Mechanical View

Understand Power Chain Real Estate with PowerBench Whiteboard Mechanical View

The PowerBench Whiteboard has always provided the total board real estate for the power chain being analyzed, allowing power developers to understand the space required for the solution they are designing.

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Mouser Electronics is New Distribution Partner for Vicor

Mouser Electronics is New Distribution Partner for Vicor

At Vicor, we’re excited about the recent announcement of the global distribution agreement we signed with Mouser Electronics.  The Vicor distribution network is a crucial element of our strategy

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EPDT Explains how PFM in the VIA Package Helps Engineers Meet Key Design Metrics

EPDT Explains how PFM in the VIA Package Helps Engineers Meet Key Design Metrics

EPDT recently published an article by Robert Russell, vice president of product marketing at Vicor, that explains how the PFM in VIA packaging technology allows engineers to use the Power Component Design Methodology

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Designing Parallel Arrays of DCMs for High-Power Applications

Designing Parallel Arrays of DCMs for High-Power Applications

Paralleling the outputs of converters allows for more current to be delivered to meet the needs of higher-power loads.

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