Posts Tagged ‘ transportation ’

Whiteboard of the Week: LED Display Panel for Traffic Management

November 18, 2014
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Whiteboard of the Week: LED Display Panel for Traffic Management

One of the latest Whiteboard Power Chains of the Week is a power system for an LED display panel that was developed by Marco La Ciacera, our technical sales engineer for Southern Europe. Here’s what he told us about this design.   Can you explain a little more about the application? The power chain was designed for a variable message sign (VMS), signs that can be placed in a wide range of places like highways, major road junctions, and urban arteries. Typically installed at the side or above the roadway, the VMS uses text...

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On-Demand Webinar Explains Next Generation Electrical Power Architectures for Military Vehicles

March 31, 2014
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On-Demand Webinar Explains Next Generation Electrical Power Architectures for Military Vehicles

In this webinar rebroadcast, George Hamilton, Deputy Associate Director, US Army RDECOM-TARDEC, describes the Next Generation Combat Vehicle Electrical Power Architecture TARDEC is developing for the Army combat platforms. George is lead engineer on the project, and provides valuable insight into the complete project from requirements to the technologies used and power architectures developed.

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On-Demand Webinar Explains How HVDC Changes Hybrid Transportation Power Systems

March 20, 2014
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On-Demand Webinar Explains How HVDC Changes Hybrid Transportation Power Systems

Hybrid automotives are now commonplace, as the fuel savings offered by a hybrid approach are compelling for many drivers.  And it is estimated that more than 30% of the vehicles in the world will use some kind of hybrid power in 2025. This on-demand webinar rebroadcast explains why the use of High Voltage DC (HVDC) power distribution is key to ensuring efficiency, particularly in more demanding transportation applications such as construction vehicles.

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HVDC Webinars Address Military, Earth-Moving and Commercial Hybrid Vehicles

February 27, 2014
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HVDC Webinars Address Military, Earth-Moving and Commercial Hybrid Vehicles

The next two webinars in the HVDC series by Stephen Oliver, VP at Vicor’s VI Chip division, address the use of high voltage DC power in hybrid land vehicles.

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Vicor Webinars Examine 380V HVDC Power Distribution in Datacenters, Commercial Buildings and Offices

January 30, 2014
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Vicor Webinars Examine 380V HVDC Power Distribution in Datacenters, Commercial Buildings and Offices

Stephen Oliver, VP at Vicor’s VI Chip division, will be hosting a series of webinars that examine the applications leading the move to high voltage DC power distribution architectures. The webinars feature industry experts with experience of designing and deploying systems in the real world. The first three webinars address HVDC in datacenters, commercial buildings and offices 380V DC in the Datacenter (on-demand rebroadcast) – presented by David Mohr, Distinguished Technologist, Power Systems Architect, Hewlett Packard.  This webinar describes some of the commercially-available equipment, enabling the adoption of HVDC as well as outlining the roadmaps...

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Vicor helps Stanford Solar Car Project Cross the Australian Outback

November 4, 2013
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Vicor helps Stanford Solar Car Project Cross the Australian Outback

Stanford University students have been competing in solar car races for two decades, and this year they achieved their best results ever, thanks in part to Vicor power components.

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