Electrical Power Generation, Conditioning & Conversion

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Gallium Nitride Power Conversion ICs are radiation tolerant.

May 27, 2016

Suited for satellites and other harsh environment applications, radiation tolerant Gallium Nitride (GaN) power conversion ICs couple radiation hardened FET drivers with GaN FETs. GaN fosters optimized conductivity and switching characteristics that enable such system benefits as reduction in power losses. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

VPX Power Card yields up to 93% max efficiency.

May 26, 2016

Delivering 500 W total output power in 4 HP size, 270 Vdc Model VPX 270-500 is ruggedized and designed to meet portions of various military standards including Mil-Std-704, Mil-Std 461e, and Mil-Std-810f. Single-slot 3U DC-DC power converter card is suitable for use in VITA 62 standard rackmount chassis across industrial, commercial, military, and aerospace markets. Conduction-cooled unit offers 6 output voltages, short circuit protection with automatic recovery, and option to parallel units. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Programmable Power Supplies support emerging DC applications.

May 26, 2016

Available in 66 additional models, Programmable DC Power Supplies include 30, 60, and 300 Vdc models, across 5 product lines from 1.5–1,000 kW+. Models rated at 30 and 300 Vdc satisfy 28 Vdc and 270 Vdc military and aerospace voltages, while providing necessary voltage overhead. Models rated at 60 Vdc address battery and laser diode manufacturing applications. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Waveform Generator handles diverse jobs via 3-in-1 functionality.

May 26, 2016

With basic, advanced, and digital modes, AWG4000 Series weighs <15 lb, incorporates 10.1 in. touchscreen, and offers 2 analog channels, up to 2.5 GSPS sampling rate, 750 MHz bandwidth, 14-bit vertical resolution, up to 64 Mpt/ch arbitrary memory, sequence with up to 16,384 entries, and 32-bit digital channels. Memory and digital outputs can be upgraded in field. This portable signal generator offers basic arbitrary/function generation (AFG) UI as well as Windows-based UI. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Charging Stations accommodate devices up to 16 in. wide.

May 26, 2016

Providing high-speed charging and secure storage, Charging Stations include 32-device model with handle and casters as well as 16-device model that supports kit for future conversion to mobile cart configuration. Removable/reconfigurable dividers protect and organize tablets or laptops, while flow-through ventilation prevents devices from overheating during charging. To prevent theft and tampering, stations have locking steel doors. All can be mounted to wall, desk, table, counter, or floor. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

AC/DC Power Supplies offer Level VI efficiency.

May 25, 2016

Featuring 90&ndash;264 Vac input range, 12 Watt PEAW12I Series provides single outputs from 3.3&ndash;36 V. Wall mount units are available with 6 different AC input worldwide interchangeable plugs and 4 ft long DC output cable terminated with 2.1 x 5.5 mm barrel connector. Measuring 2.3 x 1.6 x 1.2 in., power supplies feature short circuit and overload protection, no load operation, 0&ndash;40° operating temperature, MTBF >100,000 hr per MIL-HDBK-217F, and Class II AC Input - double insulated safety isolation. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

DC/DC Power Modules (5 and 3 A) offer optimized density, efficacy.

May 25, 2016

Single-channel, pin-compatible ISL8205M (5 A) and ISL8202M (3 A), supplied in 4.5 x 7.5 x 1.85 mm, 22-lead QFN package, deliver up to 95% efficiency and provide POL conversions for FPGAs, DSPs, and MCUs. Design incorporates controller, MOSFETs, inductor, and passive components within encapsulated module to simplify system design. Supporting direct mounting on backside of PCB, these DC/DC step-down power modules support 2.6&ndash;5.5 V input and offer adjustable output down to 0.6 V.<br /> Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics

Three-Port Media Converter supports dual input over SFP.

May 25, 2016

Used to add IP Video to network, CNMC2+1SFP/M features 2 TX input ports and one SFP port for user&#39;s choice of fiber type, distance, connector type, and speed. Port isolation lets unit act as 2 independent media converters while using single optical fiber for transmission, while Mux feature prevents network video flooding of multicast traffic with DIP switch selection of fiber port as dedicated uplink path. Link Fault Pass-Through feature is also standard. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

DC/DC Converter (12 V, 10 A, 10 MHz) achieves >50 A/cm³ density.

May 25, 2016

Supplied in 20-pin, 3.5 x 4 x 1 mm HotRod&trade; QFN package, TPS54A20 SWIFT&trade; synchronous DC/DC step-down converter features 14 nsec min on-time that allows for 4/7/10 MHz operation. Operation up to 5 MHz per phase is supported without special magnetics or compound semiconductors, which designers can use for 8&ndash;14 V input and 10 A output applications. Merging switched-capacitor circuit with multiphase buck converter, 2-phase, series-capacitor DC/DC buck topology optimizes current density.<br /> Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Surge Protection Devices keep equipment operating safely.

May 25, 2016

Offered in NEMA 1/2/3/3R/3X/4/4X enclosures, Surgency&trade; protects equipment in commercial, industrial, and residential applications by capturing surges before they cause damage. Products offer up to 7 modes of protection for absorbing surges and redirecting them to ground. Along with 200 kA Short Circuit Current Rating (SCCR), features include surge current protection up to 100 kA as well as testing and certification to ANSI/UL 1449 (4th Edition); CSA 22.2 No. 269.<br /> Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Low Power PMIC supports rechargeable battery applications.

May 24, 2016

Supplied in 4 x 4 x 0.62 mm WL-CSP, Model BD71815GW integrates 5 low-Iq buck regulators, 7 LDOs, JEITA-compliant 1S charger, fuel gauge with Coulomb Counter, LED driver, RTC, and extensive monitoring and protection circuits, helping users realize power efficiency of NXP&rsquo;s i.MX 7D/S processors by supporting all possible power modes. Switching regulators deliver 82&ndash;92% efficiency across load range, while 15-bit sigma delta ADC and proprietary algorithm achieve fuel gauge accuracy of 3%. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Test & Measuring Instruments

Power Source (6.5 Digit) use high-current, ultra low noise filter.

May 23, 2016

With high current ultra low noise filter, B2961A and B2962A standalone power sources can output up to 500 mA while maintaining low-noise floor of 10 µVrms and 1nVrms/&radic;Hz (at 10 kHz). These capabilities enable precise measurement of sensitive devices, such as ADCs, DACs, VCOs, sensors, and transducers, during research and development and are suitable for use with other instruments, such as network analyzers, signal source analyzers, and nano-voltmeters. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics

High-power Transmitters from Rohde and Schwarz Replace IOT Transmitters at NBCUniversal-owned Stations in Dallas-Fort Worth

May 20, 2016

Rohde Schwarz has been selected to provide a pair of 78kW solid state UHF transmitters for NBCUniversal-owned NBC 5 / KXAS and Telemundo 39 / KXTX in Dallas-Fort Worth, TX as part of their plan to prepare for the repack and ATSC 3.0. The company's task was to supply twice the output power of the old IOT transmitters in order to support the variable polarization technology the customer chose... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, HVAC, Green & Clean

Airbus Defence and Space Enters Solar Cell Production Contract with MicroLink Devices for Next Generation Zephyr HAPS

May 20, 2016

NILES, Ill. – MicroLink Devices is proud to announce that Airbus Defence and Space has issued a production contract for MicroLink's epitaxial liftoff (ELO)-based multijunction solar sheets for use on the new Zephyr S platform. The Zephyr platform is a new class of unmanned air vehicle that operates as a high altitude pseudo-satellite (HAPS) enabling affordable, persistent, local... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Rugged, Convection Cooled, DC-AC Pure Sine Wave Inverters for 24Vac Industrial Applications

May 20, 2016

The CSI 200-XX/24F3 and CSI 300-24/24FX series of rugged, high performance DC-AC inverters are designed for 24Vac industrial applications that require clean, pure sine wave output voltage. The units deliver 200VA and 300VA respectively. The industrial quality inverters use field-proven, microprocessor controlled high-frequency PWM technology to deliver 24Vac isolated, pure sine wave output... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Test & Measuring Instruments

Software Radio Modules leverage TI ADC32RF45 ADC.

May 20, 2016

Featuring Texas Instruments (TI) ADC32RF45 dual 14-bit, 3 GSPS ADC converter, FlexorSet® 5973-320 for 3U VPX and FlexorSet 7070-320 for PCIe consist of Flexor Model 3320 configurable 2-channel A/D and 2-channel D/A FMC installed on either of 2 carriers. FPGA IP, contained on carriers for A/D acquisition and D/A waveform generation, is optimized to match features of FMC, while software development tools accelerate application development and market introduction. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Universal PMIC supports low power FPGA and SoC processors.

May 20, 2016

Housed in 4 x 4 mm QFN package, Model XR77103 integrates 3 synchronous MOSFET power stages, offering power management solution for broad range of FPGAs, SoCs, DSPs, and video processors. I2C interface allows users to control output voltage from 0.8&ndash;6 V, switching frequency from 300 kHz to 2.2 MHz, power sequencing, and current limit. Model XR77103 operates from 4.5&ndash;14 V input supply, and all 3 outputs are designed for 2 A load current with peak current up to 3 A. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics

Reference Kit accelerates adoption of wireless charging.

May 19, 2016

Comprised of transmitter (P9235A-R) and receiver (P9027LP-R), with 3 different coil size options, Qi-based Reference Kit helps integrate wireless charging into compact electronics requiring 0.5&ndash;3 W, such as smartwatches, headphones, fitness trackers, and portable medical devices. Support materials include user manuals, layout guides, layout instantiation modules, schematics, bill-of-materials, and Gerber files. Offering optimized thermal design, kit delivers peak 80% system efficiency at 3 W. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Low-Profile 400 W TVS Diodes protect sensitive electronics.

May 19, 2016

Available in SMT SOD-123FL package, SMF4L Series protects portable devices/hard drives, notebooks, VCC busses, POS terminals, SSDs, power supplies, and monitors from voltage transients induced by lightning and other transient voltage events. Flat lead, plastic package occupies 3.10 x 2.00 mm footprint and has 0.98 mm profile. Along with 400 W @ 10/1000 µsec peak pulse power dissipation capability, features include standard voltage ranges from 5&ndash;85 V. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

LED Drivers include phase dimming control.

May 19, 2016

Designed for use in outdoor fixtures, constant-current LED-LT Series includes 6, 9, 12, 16, and 20 W models. Units provide line-voltage phase dimming that is compatible with both leading edge and trailing edge type dimmers. Available for 120 Vac or 230&ndash;277 Vac input, drivers feature IP66-rated cases and provide flicker-free output. Products are UL Type HL hazardous location rated, CE-certified, and UL Recognized for use in damp locations. Read More