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AS-Interface Power Conditioner Easily Panel Mounts Into Two Networks

September 28, 2010 10:33 am | Product Releases | Comments

Pepperl+Fuchs introduced the VAN-KE2-2PE Two Network AS-Interface Power Conditioner. The conditioner is said to be the industry’s first panel mount AS-Interface power conditioner to


Logic PD's System-on-Modules at the 2010 Embedded Systems Conference

September 28, 2010 10:25 am | Videos | Comments

Logic PD's Alan Cohen describes the System-on-Module computers his company creates at the 2010 Embedded Systems Conference in Boston.


Nanostructuring technology creates energy efficient and ultra-small displays

September 28, 2010 10:23 am | by EurekAlert | News | Comments

(Air Force Office of Scientific Research) University of Michigan scientists using AFOSR-funding have created the smallest pixels available that will enable LED, projected and wearable displays to be more energy efficient with more light manipulation possible and all on a display that may...


Ultra-Miniature SMD Through-Shaft Rotary Sensor Delivers 360º Absolute Position

September 28, 2010 9:24 am | Product Releases | Comments

Piher International has introduced the non-contacting MTS 360 SMD Rotary Position Sensor, which combines through-shaft design with 360º absolute position feedback in an ultra-miniature size.


Sneaking Spies into a Cell’s Nucleus

September 28, 2010 9:21 am | by Duke University | News | Comments

DURHAM, N.C. – Duke University bioengineers have not only figured out a way to sneak molecular spies through the walls of individual cells, they can now slip them into the command center -- or nucleus -- of those cells, where they can report back important information or drop off payloads.


Open Frame DC-DC Converters for Railway Apps Have a Smaller Footprint

September 28, 2010 8:31 am | Product Releases | Comments

Martek Power announced additions to its Powertron family of DC/DC converters. The new DC/DC converters are extensions to the company’s JL series of open frame units originally designed for on-board passenger information systems. The new JLM and JLHM converters are


3U Power Supply Features 60 ms Hold-Up Capacitance

September 28, 2010 8:23 am | Product Releases | Comments

Extreme Engineering Solutions (X-ES) is shipping XPm2010, a 3U PICMG 2.11 power supply, taking in MIL-STD-704 28V-DC input voltage and providing up to 300 W on 3.3 V, 5 V, and 12 V at 90 percent efficiency. The supply operates over a


Multi-input Power Supply Operates From Line Voltage or From 12 VDC Inputs

September 28, 2010 8:06 am | Product Releases | Comments

Digital Power Corporation has developed a portable 90 W converter that can be powered from many different sources. It is intended for use with a wide variety of mobile devices in a wide variety of environments. The mobile switcher can


Isolated Quarter-Brick DC-DC Converters Have Output of 22 A

September 28, 2010 7:55 am | Murata Power Solutions Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

Murata Power Solutions extended its HPQ range of high power quarter-brick isolated DC-DC converters with the introduction of the HPQ-8.3, a 182.6W model with 8.3 V output, and a


Reference Designs Enable Energy Efficiency Through Digital Power

September 28, 2010 7:50 am | Microchip Technology Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

Microchip Technology Inc. announced two digitally controlled DC/DC converter reference designs with advanced, high-efficiency topologies. Complete documentation — including software, Gerber files, MATLAB® models, Webinars and application notes — can be downloaded for free from Microchip’s Web site. These new reference designs are


External Power Supplies Tout Energy Savings

September 28, 2010 7:44 am | TDK-Lambda Americas, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

TDK-Lambda has released a range of AC-DC external power supplies with models rated from 62 W to 80 W that are EISA and CEC Level IV and V compliant. The DT62-C and DT80-C Series operate with a universal AC input of 90 V to 264 VAC (47 Hz to 63 Hz). The DT80-C models include


5-10 kVA Online UPSs Increase Power Capacities in Small Spaces

September 28, 2010 7:37 am | Product Releases | Comments

Emerson Network Power introduced the Liebert GXT3 uninterruptible power supply (UPS) system in 5-10 kVA models. The true on-line double conversion UPS system enables higher power capacities into smaller spaces while


1U, 100 W Power Supplies Tout Flexibility

September 28, 2010 7:34 am | Product Releases | Comments

Gresham Power Electronics is able to supply from stock its 1U, 100W quad output power supply the UPFS105-405. These general purpose supplies are part of the company’s “flexibility series.” Output voltages are


High-Resolution Diagrams Now Available

September 28, 2010 7:20 am | by Energy Savers Blog | Blogs | Comments

The newest content now available on Energy Savers is high-resolution diagrams!


High Power Connector Family Features Touch-safe Female Housings

September 28, 2010 7:17 am | Product Releases | Comments

Anderson Power Products announced its PowerModHP (high power) series connector family, featuring touch-safe female housings, cable strain relief, integral positive latches, and ease of connector assembly. The connectors are



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