2020-03-02 - M. Di Paolo Emilio

BLDCs Motor Control Design

The DC motor is widely used in the field of servo automation and robotics. The operating principle of an electric…

2020-02-10 - M. Di Paolo Emilio

Hybrid Solar-Energy-Harvesting Solution

Integrated system simultaneously harvests and stores solar thermal energy with low losses for 24/7 power under all conditions.

2019-06-28 - Kayla Matthews

Power Your EE Career with Power Electronics

While assessing growth in the power electronics industry, analysts project an approximate combined annual growth rate of 3% from 2017–2023.

2019-06-25 - Sam Bowman

Improving Energy Efficiency Through Smart Grid

The incorporation of green energy sources is one of the major benefits of switching to an updated grid system.

2019-04-24 - Maurizio Di Paolo Emilio

Fundamentals of RF Energy Harvesting Circuit Design

A careful selection of integrated power management circuits and energy storage devices are fundamental in the design of any electronic…

2017-10-04 - Keenan Evans, ON Semiconductor

Making Energy-Efficient ICs Energy Efficiently

Semiconductor manufacturers are able to make an increasingly important contribution to ensuring that end products use the minimal amount of…

2017-08-02 - Akshat Jain, Ranajay Mallik

Designing an induction cooker: Basics first

Induction cookers are quick to cook and highly energy efficient and safer due to the lack of an open flame.…

2017-08-02 - Akshat Jain, Ranajay Mallik

Power topologies for induction cooker design

To control power delivery to the induction cooker, which is transferred to cookware, the authors discuss quasi-resonant and half-bridge topologies…

2017-07-28 - Murata

Y1 class cap suits low-profile designs

Murata's ceramic surface mount type IEC 60384-14*1 Y1*2 class safety certified capacitor is targeted at applications where low profile is…

2017-07-19 - Vivek Nanda

Battery-free cellphone eliminates A-D to save power

The cellphone is the first battery-free phone that can send and receive calls by harvesting either ambient light or radio…