How the Switching Frequency Affects the Performance of a Buck Converter
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How the Switching Frequency Affects the Performance of a Buck Converter

The buck converter uses an inherent switching action to regulate voltage. This switching frequency can affect the performance of a buck converter,and is thus very important. This application report analyzes the influence of switching frequency on buck converter performance in terms of...

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Maximizing power density and thermal performance in power-module designs
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Maximizing power density and thermal performance in power-module designs

Power-module designs require high power density, excep-tional thermal performance and a full feature set in order to be competitive. One way that power-module designs can meet these needs is with buck controllers with exter-nal metal-oxide-semiconductor field-effect transistors...

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15A 100V Isolated Half-Bridge Driver
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15A 100V Isolated Half-Bridge Driver

15 A 100V Isolated Half bridge driver project intended to be used for DC-DC converters, inverters, LED driver and motor driver applications. This projects is really helpful in industrial applications where noise is a concern since project provides optical isolation between...

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PGCPSU the tiny, powerful & affordable LiPo PSU module
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PGCPSU the tiny, powerful & affordable LiPo PSU module

Pretty Good Cheap Power Supply Unit - PGCPSU. Get the best tiny power supply for your battery powered projects! PGCPSU is a three in one power supply board: it integrates a lithium battery charge management circuit with 5V and 3.3V DC-DC converter-based output rails to power most...

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Maxim Integrated MAXM17552 Compact Step-Down Power Module
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Maxim Integrated MAXM17552 Compact Step-Down Power Module

Maxim MAXM17552 Compact Step-Down Power Modules are part of the Himalaya series of voltage regulator ICs that offer cooler, smaller, and simpler power-supply solutions. The high efficiency, synchronous, step-down MAXM17552 DC-DC power module consists of an integrated controller,...

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Battery Management Deep Dive On-demand Technical Training
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Battery Management Deep Dive On-demand Technical Training

This is a great collection of on-demand training on battery management solutions from Texas Instruments. TI's battery experts have decades of experience. Their battery scientists bring cutting-edge solutions for new battery chemistries & technologies, from charging, gauging,...

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2x LiPO Battery to 12V and 5V Converter
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2x LiPO Battery to 12V and 5V Converter

This board provides 12V/200mA DC and 1.2V to 6V/500mA DC Adjustable output with input of 7.4V 2x LiPO batteries.  The board is a step up DC-DC Convert based on CS5171 and LM317 adjustable regulator. The Step up DC-DC converter provides 12V DC from 7.4V ( 2x LiPO batteries) and LM317...

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Low-current charger provides battery backup from USB to 1-cell applications
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Low-current charger provides battery backup from USB to 1-cell applications

Another app note from Maxim Integrated on small current battery management.The circuit provides a 1-cell Li ion backup battery charger for low-current devices performing resistor limited current sharing. A simple circuit sometimes needs to charge a 1-cell Lithium-ion (Li+) battery from...

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