2020-05-19 - Frederik Dostal

A Critical Short Pulse

While there are maximum limitations of a duty cycle, which will be discussed separately, this power management tip focuses specifically…

2020-05-04 - Bill Schweber

E-fuses: warming up to higher-current applications

In many design situations, it makes sense to give serious consideration to an e-fuse in place of the classic thermal…

2019-04-11 - Busy Blogger

Smart cooking application for power electronics

Do you like the induction heating solution? Do you think this type of system will be adopted in the near…

2017-06-29 - Brian King

Tweaking cross-regulation with synchronous rectifiers

Synchronous rectifiers help alleviate peak-charging impact issue by forcing current to flow in both windings for the entire 1-D period,…

2017-06-20 - John Betten

Behind a functional CCM flyback design

In designing a CCM flyback converter, ceramic capacitors alone are suitable, but seven would be required to realise 83µF after…

- John Betten

How to design a CCM flyback converter

In a 60W flyback schematic operating at 250kHz, the duty-cycle is selected to be 50% maximum at the minimum input…