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PSDcast

January 2014
Nilo Garcia of Vexia on consumer device issues

Nilo Garcia of Vexia

In this PSDcast Nilo García, CEO of Crambo, parent company of Vexia, a manufacturer of personal electronic technology and GPS navigation devices, talks to Alix Paultre about the role of consumer devices in the marketplace and how their roles are expanding into other areas of energy savings beyond simple operating
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01/30/2014
Parviz Ghaffaripour of Exar on programmable power systems
In this PSDcast Parviz Ghaffaripour, Sr. VP & GM at Exar, talks to Alix Paultre of Power Systems Design about the state of the markplace in programmable power, where it is going, and what Exar is doing in the space. Recently President and CEO of Akros Silicon, Parviz discusses the challenges in power management
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01/28/2014
Kris Holmes of Powerocks on driving personal devices

Kris Holmes of Powerocks

In this PSDcast Kris Holmes of Powerocks talks to Alix Paultre of Power Systems Design about the growing personal device marketplace and the resulting explosion in aftermarket power demand. Powerocks is a manufacturer of backup battery solutions capable of recharging most mobile devices via a USB connection
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01/27/2014

Tatiana Correia of the NPL on electrocaloric refrigeration

Tatiana Correia of the NPL

In this PSDcast Tatiana Correia, a scientist at UK's National Physical Laboratory, talks to Alix Paultre of Power Systems Design about a new project that has been launched to develop electrocaloric cooling technology for refrigeration and device cooling applications. Current domestic refrigeration relies on
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01/24/2014
Lauren Seliga and Jefferson Rhoads of Genscape on the smart grid in the real world

Lauren Seliga and Jefferson Rhoads of Genscape

In this PSDcast Lauren Seliga, Regional Director at the MISO desk, and Jefferson Rhoads, a meteorologist, from Genscape, a leading provider of real-time data and intelligence for commodity and energy markets, talk to Alix Paultre of Power Systems Design about the smart grid and how it is perceived by the markets
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01/23/2014
Alex Lidow of EPC on the state of the GaN marketplace

Alex Lidow of EPC

In this PSDcast friend of the show Alex Lidow, Founder and CEO of Efficient Power Conversion (EPC) and the co-inventor of the HEXFET power MOSFET, talks to Alix Paultre of Power Systems Design about the current state of the GaN marketplace and where it looks to be going. EPC is a leader in enhancement-mode Gallium
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01/21/2014
Todd Mahlen of TowerJazz with a view from the foundry

Todd Mahlen of TowerJazz

In this PSDcast Todd Mahlen of TowerJazz talks to Alix Paultre of Power Systems Design about the currently trends in semiconductors and microprocessors from the view of the foundry, and the challenges and opportunities they present. TowerJazz offers specialty CMOS as well as digital CMOS process technologies
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01/17/2014
Hung Nguyen of Greenvity on home automation

Hung Nguyen of Greenvity

In this PSDcast Hung Nguyen, President, CEO, and founder of Greenvity, talks to Alix Paultre of Power Systems Design about home automation, the Internet of Things (IoT), and the smart grid. Greenvity is an IoT enabler and solution provider with focus in smart LED lighting, controlled street lighting, home &
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01/16/2014
Gary Gill of Vicor on increasing board-level power density

Gary Gill of Vicor

In this PSDcast Gary Gill, the Director of Vicor's VI Chip product line, talks to Alix Paultre of Power Systems Design about the challenges of increasing power density at the board level and what Vicor has done to address it with their devices. There is an increasing pressure on designers to create products
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01/15/2014
Professor Markys Cain on the Nanostrain Project for accelerated processor speeds

Markys Cain of the National Physical Lab

In this PSDcast Professor Markys Cain from the UK's National Physical Lab explains The Nanostrain Project to Alix Paultre of Power Systems Design. The Nanostrain Project is a collaboration between Europe's world-leading expertise in metrology, highly regarded instrument scientists, and global industry that is
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01/14/2014
Don Travers of ams on power demands in embedded systems

Don Travers of ams

In this PSDcast Don Travers of ams talks to Alix Paultre of Power Systems Design about the challenges in powering embedded systems. As functionality increases almost in an inverse proportion to package sizes, engineers are under tremendous pressure to increase power densities while simultaneously needing to
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01/13/2014
Rob Valiton of Atmel on automotive systems

Rob Valiton of Atmel

In this PSDcast Rob Valiton, Senior Vice President and General Manager, Automotive, Aerospace and Memory Business Unit for Atmel talks to Alix Paultre of Power Systems Design about the issues surrounding automotive systems and the multiple, often conflicting challenges involved in designing for the application
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01/10/2014
Mike Watson of Cree on the state of solid-state lighting

Mike Watson of Cree

In this PSDcast Mike Watson of Cree talks to Alix Paultre of Power Systems Design about the current scene in solid-state lighting (SSL) with a view to where it's going. Mike talks about Cree's vision for consumer LED adoption in the future and why this is so important to the company and the industry. Cree has
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01/09/2014
Kathleen Jachimiak of Freescale on challenges in the microcontoller space

Kathleen Jachimiak of Freescale

In this PSDcast Kathleen Jachimiak of Freescale talks to Alix Paultre about the challenges and opportunitues in the microcontroller space and some of the things Freescale is doing to address them. Microcontrollers continue to grow in power and functionality, to the point where the designer needs to take into
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01/07/2014
Brian Keane of SmartPower on the renewable energy marketplace

Brian Keane of SmartPower

In this PSDcast Brian F. Keane, President of SmartPower, talks to Alix Paultre of Power Systems Design about he current state of renewable energy and the opportunitues and challenges in it for the engineering community and the marketplace. SmartPower is a leading non-profit marketing firm dedicated to promoting
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01/03/2014

 



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