In this episode of PSDtv STMicroelectronics demonstrates their latest wireless power transmission solution for battery charging for Power Systems Design. The Qi-standard system also
International Rectifier, a leader in power management technology, will showcase its latest power management solutions at PCIM (Power Conversion Intelligent Motion) Europe 2014 which will be held at the Nuremberg Exhibition Center, Nuremberg, Germany, May 20-22, 2014.
IR engineering and technical sales
In this episode of PSDtv Mark Adams, SVP of CUI, explains their latest digital power solutions for Power Systems Design. Their NDM3Z-60 family is the first non-isolated digital dc-dc
The latest advancements in microelectronics technology and circuits will be presented by the world’s leading experts as they gather for the 2014 Symposia on VLSI Technology and Circuits, from June 9-12 (Technology) and from June 10-13 (Circuits) in Honolulu, Hawaii. Alternating between Hawaii and Japan each
The final agenda for Advanced Energy 2014 has been released, including the latest additions to our list of distinguished keynote speakers and panelists for the conference plenary sessions. The agenda includes the dates, times and details of every conference event, including all 23 sessions of the educational
Have you ever wondered what it would be like to pilot the F-35 or a flying robot? Or how cold it is in Antarctica (a region known as the most frigid place on Earth)? In addition to what the next big thing in batteries is, and can medicine really be personalized for every individual? At Festival Expo 2014 you’ll
In this episode of PSDtv Dr. Ray Ridley of Ridley Engineering talks to Alix Paultre of Power Systems Design about his series of international hands-on training courses on power
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) invites Better Buildings partners and stakeholders to a national Summit to catalyze investment in energy efficiency across the public, private, commercial, industrial, and multifamily housing sectors. The event will highlight innovative market solutions, and recognize leaders
Analog Devices, a leader in high-performance semiconductors for signal processing applications, will demonstrate a broad portfolio of smartly integrated solutions that optimize system performance and show the development and rapid prototyping of solutions and tools at this year’s PCIM 2014 show taking place
David Zabetakis of Doble Engineering
In this PSDcast David Zabetakis of Doble Engineering talks to Alix Paultre about the International Conference of Doble Clients, recently held in Boston. Doble offers diagnostic instruments, services, and a premier library of statistically-significant apparatus test results for the benefit of energy generation
LynTec, a leading manufacturer of customized electrical power control for professional audio, video, and lighting (AVL) systems, will highlight its award-winning Remote Power Control Mobile (RPCM) power distribution panel at PLASA Focus: Baltimore 2014, taking place May 8-9 at the Reitz Arena of Loyola University
Agilent Technologies announced it will demonstrate its latest PXI Functional Test System, plus boundary scan and latest inline in-circuit test systems, at NEPCON EMT China 2014 (Booth 1G60), April 23-25, at the Shanghai World Expo Exhibition & Convention Center.
Agilent experts will demonstrate:
IBC SOLAR AG will be showcasing mounting systems and application innovations
IBC SOLAR, a leader in photovoltaic (PV) systems, will once again be showcasing its products and services at this year's Intersolar, Europe's most important trade fair for solar technology. In hall B2, booth 150, the photovoltaics specialist from Bad Staffelstein will be presenting an innovative and particularly
Mouser Electronics, a leading engineering resource and distributor of electronic components, will sponsor this week’s 2014 FIRST® Championship, set for April 23-26 at the Edward Jones Dome in St. Louis. Mouser will be the sponsor of the FIRST Robotics Competition (FRC) Hall of Fame area at the event, along
Steve Murphy of Teledyne LeCroy
In this PSDcast Steve Murphy of Teledyne LeCroy talks to Alix Paultre of Power Systems Design about the current trends, challenges, and opportunities in the area of test & measurement. Once considered something more for high-end applications and troubleshooting systems, test is something being done at every
In this episode of PSDtv Ray Ridley of Ridley Engineering goes over the equipment used and the topics covered in his 4-day hands-on power design workshop for Power Systems Design.
ABB, in conjunction with the American Wind Energy Association (AWEA), is proud to announce it will again host a free training seminar on the latest technologies and best practices involving grid connection technologies unique to the wind industry.
The half-day technical training, called “Wind Farm
New York Energy Week is the first collaborative energy event series to unite all sectors of the energy industry. With participants from utilities, generators, renewables, fossil fuels, startups, tech, finance, media and law, New York Energy Week is the only industry summit that brings together all the decision
LynTec's Remote Power Controller (RPC) series panel version 2 combines the latest motorized breaker technology with a new and improved controller featuring more memory, a faster processor for real-time monitoring down to the circuit level, and the capacity to use multiple control protocols simultaneously —
Energy Storage North America (ESNA), one of the most influential gatherings of policy, technology and market leaders in energy storage, announced the first round of confirmed keynotes for this year’s ESNA 2014. The historic procurement targets recently adopted by the California Public Utilities Commission
Keithley Instruments, a leader in advanced electrical test instruments and systems, is offering a free, web-based seminar titled “Optimizing Semiconductor Measurements and Test Times.” This event, which is available for on-demand viewing, discusses how test engineers can meet the challenge of maximizing
In this episode of PSDtv Parviz Ghaffaripour, SVP & GM of Exar, explains their latest programmable power solutions for Power Systems Design. Among the products described is the
In this episode of PSDtv International Rectifier explains some of their demonstrations highlighting their latest digital controllers and PowIRStage® solutions for Power Systems
Guy Moxey of United Silicon Carbide
In this PSDcast Guy Moxey of United Silicon Carbide talks to Alix Paultre of Power Systems Design about the current state and future expectations of the Silicon Carbide marketplace. United Silicon Carbide recently released a portfolio of 1200V Silicon Carbide JFET product in die form and TO247 packages. The
In this episode of PSDtv Fairchild explains their latest motor-control solution demonstrations for Power Systems Design. One demo features their Smart Power SPM 2 family and includes1200
From May 25 to 27, international experts will meet in Stockholm to share their expertise, recent developments and visions of SiC electronics applications. More than an overview on SiC industry, the International SiC Power Electronics Applications Workshop (ISiCPEAW) proposes a focus on power electronics applications.
In this PSDcast Chris Reynolds of AVX talks to Alix Paultre of Power Systems Design about the development of power design as an engineering discipline and philosophy over the years as the industry has been both enhanced and disrupted by the advances in existing and new core technologies from materials to topologies
Perpetua thermoelectric generator alongside a wireless sensor by GE Sensing and Inspection Technology
This year's IDTechEx event on energy harvesting and storage was held in Berlin, Europe. Following attendee feedback and a successful introduction of parallel tracks on the topic of the Internet of Things (IoT) in Santa Clara, California at the end of 2013, the event saw the transformation of the wireless sensor
A CWT Shielded Mini coil, threaded through the legs of a TO-247 semi-conductor package
In addition to its full range of Rogowski waveform transducers, probes and industrial sensors, which includes the CWT and RCT ranges, Power Electronic Measurements (PEM UK) Ltd will be using this year’s PCIM show to launch its next-generation CWT current probes for high-speed and high power-density applications.
A battery tester the size of a credit card produced live at a trade show? The LOPEC Demo Line makes it possible. From May 27th to 28th, eleven companies and two research institutes will demonstrate all the steps that it takes to produce a fully functional printed battery tester.
The LOPEC Demo Line
In this episode of PSDtv Atmel explains how their latest WiFi-enabled touchscreen control solution for cloud-based devices in the Internet of Things for Power Systems Design. Atmel
ABB, a leading power and automation technology group, has announced it will hold its popular annual Capacitor Application Seminar in Orlando on May 20-22 at the Caribe Royale Hotel and Convention Center in Orlando. This will be the 14th consecutive year for this Capacitor Application event.
At the SMT Hybrid fair, Heraeus will be presenting bonding wires and ribbons
At the SMT Hybrid Packaging 2014, Heraeus presents products from their Bonding Wires and Circuits & Components families. The International Trade Fair for System Integration in Micro Electronics will take place from 06th to 08th May in Nuremberg, Germany.
Tutorial and Presentation
Moxa, a leader in embedded computing solutions for renewable energy solutions, announced today that it has collaborated with the SunSpec Alliance to host the 2014 Solar Securitization & Grid Control Symposium. The one day event will be held at Moxa headquarters located at 601 Valencia Avenue, Brea, California,
The 2014 SunShot Grand Challenge Summit is only six weeks away! SunShot is excited to announce our thought-provoking lineup of Grand Challenge Breakout Sessions.
Grand Challenge Breakout Sessions:
Solar industry leaders and subject matter experts across 17 breakout sessions
Nujira, a leader in Envelope Tracking (ET) technology, will be speaking at the 2014 LTE Innovation Summit, a technical leadership event hosted by Rohde & Schwarz, April 9-10, San Diego, California.
Highlighting the key role that ET will play in the future of 4G devices, Ben Bartram, Staff
In this episode of PSDtv Freescale explains their smart-home solution demonstration to Power Systems Design at embedded world
Tony Alita of United Chemi-Con
In this PSDcast Tony Alita of United Chemi-Con talks to Alix Paultre of Power Systems Design about the electronics marketplace and their latest offerings at APEC 2014 in Ft. Worth, Texas. United Chemi-Con is headquartered in Rosemont, Illinois, with manufacturing and warehouse facilities located in Brea, California
The fifth annual Energy Harvesting & Storage 2014 will provides insight into energy harvesting technologies, case studies and markets, ranging from consumer electronics and sensors all the way to vehicles, building and industrial automation.
Best Technical Development
Increasingly complex embedded systems, using higher-speed serial data busses, make signal integrity issues and higher-bandwidth oscilloscopes newly relevant to the embedded market. The Teledyne LeCroy oscilloscopes, protocol analyzers, logic analyzers, waveform generators, and test solutions showcased at the
The IEEE International Magnetic Conference INTERMAG 2014 will be held at the International Congress Center in Dresden in cooperation with the Leibniz Institute for Solid State and Materials Research Dresden (IFW Dresden). After Amsterdam in 2002 and Madrid in 2008, this year Dresden will be the place for this
In this episode of PSDtv Infineon demonstrates their latest LED driver at APEC 2014 for Power Systems Design. Infineon LED
The Smart Grid Track at Advanced Energy 2014 examines the future of electricity generation and distribution from microgrids to utility-scale systems, and the integration of renewable energy sources. The Manufacturing Energy Efficiency session explores process-related technologies that reduce both energy consumption
SMT releasable poke-in connectors
TE Connectivity, a leader in connectivity, showcased its SMT Releasable Poke-In connector at the light+building 2014 show, Hall 4.0, Booth 26. TE Connectivity is a pioneer in developing innovative interconnect solutions that seamlessly integrate controls and transmit power and data across multiple building systems
In this episode of PSDtv Microsemi explains their SmartFusion®2-based motion control demonstration for Power Systems Design at embedded world 2014. Microsemi's next-generation SmartFusion2
ROHM Semiconductor will present its latest power management product designs at PCIM, a leading trade fair for power electronics, in Nuremberg, from May 20 – 22, 2014 (Hall 9, Booth 211). The novelties offer beneficial characteristics resulting from latest material research, packaging and manufacturing expertise
From the 6th to 8th of May 2014 SMT Hybrid Packaging, a leading exhibition for System Integration in Micro Electronics, opens its doors in Nuremberg. One highlight for young engineers is in hall 9. Here, the Beratungsgruppe Wirth + Partner offers a free of charge career consulting. It includes among other things
It’s all about power electronics and its applications in different areas such as e-mobility, intelligent motion, HVDC transmission, high speed train, wind power, photovoltaic or building technology at the two visitor forums at PCIM Europe 2014 in Nuremberg. About 400 exhibitors on approximately 20.000 square