How to Design a Lithium Battery Pack
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How to Design a Lithium Battery Pack

Adam Bender writes: Designing a custom lithium battery pack is a fun way to learn about electricity and engineering. Lithium batteries can be used for countless applications including electric bikes, scooters, vehicles, backup power suppliers, off the grid solutions, and much more....

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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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