Power Controllers

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Lead Acid Battery Controller features DIN-Rail mount design.

February 12, 2015

Featuring redundant inputs for two independent sources, modular TSP BCMU360 Series provides management system with which to charge and monitor external lead-acid battery. These 360 W, shockproof and vibration proof units, intended for uninterruptible 24 and 48 Vdc bus voltage, operate from -25 to +70°C and incorporate battery protection system for over-voltage, deep discharge, short circuit, and reverse connection. Other features include alarm signals, remote on/off, and metal casing. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electronic Components & Devices

Digital Controllers feature VR12/12.5 compliant interface.

January 27, 2015

Featuring single and dual phase outputs and supporting both PMBus and Intel’s VR12.5 Serial VID bus, Models PV3103, PV3104, and PV3202 provide precision regulation and telemetry to support servers, high-end desktops, and embedded computing systems. RoHS-compliant DC/DC controllers feature 0.6–1.52 V output and programmable frequency from 375 kHz to 1 MHz. Units offer Auto-Control® real-time adaptive loop compensation, programmable fault protection, and configurable phase add/drop. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Controls & Controllers

Motion/EtherCAT Network Controller meets modern machinery needs.

October 31, 2014

Intended for motion-centric applications, SPiiPlusEC controls up to 64 fully synchronized axes and up to 5 KHz rate of profile generation and EtherCAT® cycle. Network can be comprised of any ACS EtherCAT servo and step motor drives and I/Os modules, as well as any certified EtherCAT module made by other vendors that complies with CAN over EtherCAT (CoE) protocol. NetworkBoost™ option increases machine uptime using ring topology-based redundancy. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Controls & Controllers, Electronic Components & Devices

PWM Controllers combine 40 V operation with PMBus interfaces.

October 30, 2014

With configurability of digital MCU, Models MCP19118 and MCP19119 provide analog PWM control for DC-DC synchronous buck converters up to 40 V. Digitally Enhanced Power Analog controllers enable power-conversion circuit development with analog control loop that is programmable in integrated 8-bit PIC® MCU core's firmware. Integration is suited for applications such as battery-charging, LED-driving, USB power delivery, point-of-load, and automotive power supplies. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electronic Components & Devices

Linear Controller facilitates offline LED lighting design.

October 10, 2014

Integrating multiplier and tunable phase dimmer detection, as well as analog dimming inputs and drive circuit protection functions, Model TPS92410 eases design of downlights, fixtures, and lamps powered from offline AC or conventional DC power source. Operating over 9.5–450 V input voltage range, controller functions as standalone high-voltage LED string current regulator or pairs with TPS92411 floating switch to provide power in mains AC linear direct drive applications. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electronic Components & Devices

Multiphase Vcore ICs include PMBus(TM) interface, smart power stage.

August 20, 2014

Compliant with Intel® VR12.5 and VR12 voltage regulation specifications, DC/DC controllers TPS53661 (6-phase), TPS53641 (4-phase), and TPS53631 (3-phase) as well as synchronous buck NexFET smart power stages CSD95372B and CSD95373B provide digital multiphase solutions for powering Intel Xeon® processors. Complete multiphase core voltage (Vcore) power management system solution for enterprise servers, storage, and high-end desktop applications features up to 95% efficiency. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Synchronous Step-Down Controller supports POL supplies.

July 28, 2014

Housed in 16-pin 3 x 3 QFN package, Model XR75100 is specified with wide input voltage range of 5–40 V and delivers adjustable output voltage from 0.6–30 V. Emulated current mode Constant On-Time control scheme provides fast transient response without compromises. Supporting point-of-load supplies from industrial 24 Vdc and 24 Vac rectified sources, RoHS-compliant device provides 0.008%/V line regulation across entire input voltage range and 1% output accuracy over full temperature range. Read More

Controls & Controllers

Solar Charge Controllers include built-in power limiting.

June 11, 2014

Comprising 8 models ranging from BlueSolar MPPT 75/15 to BlueSolar MPPT 150/85, controllers include automatic battery voltage recognition, intelligent battery management by load shedding, fast response times to solar irradiance, and multi-stage charging algorithms. Built-in solar power limiting ensures output power of system will never exceed maximum rating of controller. With Victron Remote Management portal, installations can be monitored from anywhere via web browser. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electronic Components & Devices

USB Power Delivery Controllers deliver up to 100 W.

June 11, 2014

Available in 32-pin QFN and 28-pin TSSOP packages, UPD100X Series supports 5 USB-IF standard UPD power profiles plus additional 25 UPD-compliant profiles for total of 30 profiles supported by single chip. Integrated quad-banks of one-time programmable memory allow further system customization without need for external memory components. Single USB cable can be used for data, and can simultaneously deliver up to 100 W of power from single standard USB port. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Power Module offers adjustable 2.5-30 V output.

April 28, 2014

Supporting 10–80 V input range, 4 A Model ISL8216M offers flexible solution for 12, 24, 36, and 48 V applications, including high voltage embedded board controllers. Non-isolated DC/DC step-down power module features output regulation of ±1% over -40 to +85°C ambient range and programmable switching frequency of 200–600 kHz. Housed in thermally enhanced 15 x 15 x 3.6 mm over-molded HDA package, module includes over-current, over-/under-voltage, and over-temperature shutdown. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electronic Components & Devices

Programmable Power Controller increases system efficiency.

February 5, 2014

Fully programmable, 6-phase controller, MP2953, incorporates telemetry and Auto-Loop Compensation features. Coupled with Intelli-Phase™ DriverMOS ICs, MP2953 also delivers optimal performance regarding efficiency and transient response. Current Sense technique allows accurate monitoring and reporting of output current, while digital power management and control features provide real-time intelligence. Auto-tune technology allows for changes in load and temperature to enable power savings. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Switching Controller delivers 1% output accuracy.

January 28, 2014

Supporting point-of-load supplies up to 35 A, XRP6141 Synchronous Step Down Controller achieves optimized transient response and output accuracy using emulated current mode Constant On-Time control loop. Device is specified with input voltage range of 4.5–22 V and delivers output voltage from 0.6–18 V. Housed in 16-pin, 3 x 3 QFN package, RoHS-compliant controller delivers core voltage rails for ASICs, FPGAs, DSPs, and network processors in communications, networking, and industrial markets. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Controls & Controllers, Electronic Components & Devices

Dual-Core MCUs offer 800 MIPS of floating point performance.

December 18, 2013

Providing dual-core C28x processing capabilities and dual real-time control accelerators, C2000™ Delfino™ 32-bit F2837xD Series enables designers to develop low-latency systems in computationally demanding control applications. Designers can also consolidate multiple embedded processors into single MCU for applications requiring real-time signal analysis, such as high-end servo drives and solar central inverters. With 4 independent 16-bit ADCs, MCUs can manage multiple analog signals. Read More

HVAC, Controls & Controllers, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Electric Process Heaters feature 4 kV rating.

November 18, 2013

Available in capacities from 6–100 MMBtu/hr, Electric Heaters and Thyristor Control Panels enable large scale applications that have been previously heated inefficiently by gas, oil, or other methods. These installations can now benefit from near 100% efficiency, zero on-site emissions, and precise temperature control. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Solid State Switching Controllers provide proportional output.

November 4, 2013

Available in 54 or 70 mm wide frame sizes, Series RGC2P and RGC3P deliver output power in proportion to control input voltage or current as well as external potentiometer. RGC2P Series consists of 3-phase, 2-pole switching devices with 4 current ratings of 15, 25, 40, and 75 A per pole, while RGC3P Series comprises 3-phase, 3-pole switching devices with 3 current ratings of 20, 30,  and 65 A per pole. Optional monitoring feature detects status of mains and load as well as internal controller failure. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Power Management ICs target automotive applications.

November 1, 2013

Running off 2–44 V input voltage, NCV8876 non-synchronous boost controller with automatic wake up and shutdown functions is designed to supply minimum output voltage during start-stop conditions to counteract sag in vehicle’s battery voltage. Featuring 2.1 MHz switching frequency, NCV896530 dual channel step-down DC-DC converter is targeted at driver assistance systems. Both channels are externally adjustable from 0.9–3.3 V and can source currents up to 1,600 mA. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Optics & Photonics

Wireless Power Transmitter supports WPC 1.1 specification.

September 17, 2013

Using Model bq500212A, designers can develop Qi-compliant wireless charge pads or stations that can operate from USB port or 5 V power adapter. Device's standby mode ensures less than 100 mW of standby power with no receiver on pad and less than 50 mW once receiver has finished charging. Housed in 48-pin, 7 x 7 mm QFN package, Model bq500212A features hybrid capacitor scheme, which uses combination of X7R and COG capacitors instead of relying only on COG capacitors. Read More

Controls & Controllers

Solid-State Power Controller offers 32 load channels.

July 26, 2013

Providing total continuous current output capacity of 120 A at 28 Vdc in 3 lb box, Model RP-2032151XD0 supports real-time digital status reporting and computer control, and is equipped with instant trip and true I²T wire protection. Conduction-cooled unit offers 5, 10, and 20 A rated channels with 10:1 programmability. In addition to voltage, current, and temperature feedback, Model RP-2032151XD0 provides programmable current trip point, channel paralleling, on/off defaults, and load sequencing. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

LRM Solid-State Power Controller offers programmability, capacity.

July 26, 2013

Offering total continuous current output of 250 A, RP-26231000N1 includes 16 independent load channels with 10 and 25 A max capacities and 10:1 programmability. Card is packaged in VITA 48/REDI (Ruggedized Enhanced Design Implementation)-compatible form factor that enables two level maintenance (2LM) operations along with field replacement in deployed vehicles. Solution supports real-time digital status reporting and computer control and features instant trip and true I²T wire protection. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Torque Controller regulates 3-phase DC motors.

July 24, 2013

Offered as single-module solution, PW-82530N0 precisely regulates current in motor windings of 3-phase brushless DC motors. Torque loop controller provides complementary 4-quadrant operation, accommodating applications requiring precise current regulation/holding torque at zero input command. Capable of operating from -40 to +100°C, this product features 7% linearity, 3% current regulating accuracy, and 10 A output current. Read More