From freezing temperatures to blazing heat, the US power grid is under a massive amount of strain. If it can't handle the weather, how will it handle EVs?
2 days ago by Tyler Charboneau
Recently, Dialog released a new chipset which is said to reduce high power density power supply design by up to 50%. How does zero voltage switching play into it?
July 16, 2021 by Jake Hertz
Recently, energy harvesting technology has become more and more prevalent. What are the basics of it and what new PMICs are making waves?
July 13, 2021 by Jake Hertz
Recently, All About Circuits had the chance to talk with Texas Instruments about its newest MCU development, the Sitara AM2x.
July 12, 2021 by Jake Hertz
The electric vehicle market continues to grow. Do we have enough EEs who can design them?
July 10, 2021 by Tyler Charboneau
Supercapacitors can offer high power density and a lifecycle exceeding 1M cycles. Though supercapacitors hold potential in working with or replacing Li-ion technology, what are some recent developments?
July 09, 2021 by Adrian Gibbons
Small cell technology is becoming increasingly important as 5G continues its rollout, but why is that and what role is Qualcomm taking?
July 08, 2021 by Jake Hertz
What do battery management systems have to do with carbon neutrality? Amazon partners with ION Energy as part of their $2 billion investment program.
July 07, 2021 by Lianne Frith
Pessimism about renewables, Meet Robin Richard, the lead engineer for myenergi, a company hoping to make renewable infrastructure accessible to all.
July 05, 2021 by Ingrid Fadelli
The world of SiC technology is about to boom with three different team-ups, from research to large tech companies. Who is teaming up, how are they advancing with SiC, and why?
June 26, 2021 by Ikimi .O
With its new PMIC, e-peas hopes to enable more performant energy harvesting for IoT devices. But to do so, what are the challenges that come with IoT energy harvesting?
June 18, 2021 by Jake Hertz
Kicking off today until June 17th is the Applied Power Electronics Conference (APEC). What presenters and innovative topics are on this year's agenda?
June 14, 2021 by Tyler Charboneau
Recently, Analog Devices has added to its battery management system portfolio. Since EV systems are quickly advancing, the question of how does this system compare to others?
June 12, 2021 by Antonio Anzaldua Jr.
Could we be charging our devices from two meters away? Atmosic and Energous Corporation claim we can—and that the key is RF.
June 09, 2021 by Kate Smith
The development of fast-charging EV stations will rely heavily on the use of wide-bandgap semiconductors, which is what ON Semiconductor is aiming for with its new SiC MOSFETs.
June 08, 2021 by Jake Hertz
The focus on better Li-ion battery technology has been a focus for years, however, what research is currently happening to find potential alternatives?
June 05, 2021 by Ikimi .O
Nordic Semiconductor has taken its next step towards being a one-stop solution to IoT design by introducing its first PMIC, the nPM1100.
June 01, 2021 by Adrian Gibbons
In a newly published paper, researchers from Chalmers University describe how they were able to turn cement into a medium for electrical energy storage.
May 28, 2021 by Jake Hertz
With the recent focus on EVs, new Hall Effect sensors have been hitting the market, some are even using new technologies.
May 24, 2021 by Jake Hertz
Pushing technological limitations to extremes can cause benefits beyond its original scope. Looking back at past space technology, it is clear the effects they have had here on Earth.
May 19, 2021 by Tyler Charboneau
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