2020-04-22 - Maxim Integrated Products, Inc.

Next-Gen SIMO PMIC Extends Battery Life by 20% for Wearables & Hearables

Breakthrough SIMO technology replaces traditional power management architectures, reducing BOM count by up to 40 percent for compact consumer devices...

2020-04-09 - Maurizio Di Paolo Emilio

Novel Power Management Platform to Improve Efficiency

Tower Semiconductor has a new 180nm Power Management modular technology for power management integrated circuits up to 24 volts. This is the…

2020-02-27 - Bill Schweber

Blog: Energy Harvesting Isn’t as New as We Thought

An example is the noble thermocouple, which is commonly used as an energy-harvesting transducer when it's not doing duty as…

2020-01-14 - Maxim Integrated

Maxim Shrinks Power Footprint in True Wireless Earbuds

MAX20340 reduces form factor and cost while improving reliability by enabling simultaneous charging and communication over a single contact

2019-10-23 - M. Di Paolo Emilio

Scientists Earn Nobel for Work with Li-Ion Batteries

Goodenough, Whittingham, and Yoshino received the 2019 Nobel Prize in chemistry for their work developing the important battery technology.

2019-10-02 - Maike Müller & Tomas Reiter, Infineon Technologies

HybridPACK Drive: Modular power semiconductor solutions for a fast and flexible electrification of vehicles

For a fast and cost-efficient development of electric drivetrains, matching power modules for energy conversion and control in the main…

2019-03-14 - Bill Schweber

Blog: NASA’s Battery Test

Testing batteries is a difficult challenge when you want to induce specific faults on demand; a NASA device offers one…

2019-01-21 - Junko Yoshida

Smart Battery for EV Even When Cell Fails

Three-in-one inverter, charger and advanced battery management system for enhanced e-mobility...

2019-01-16 - Maxim Integrated Products

New PMICs to Address Automotive Power Challenges

Maxim’s Power Management ICs offer low quiescent current, improved noise performance and EMI mitigation for digital instrument clusters and radio…

2017-10-16 - R. Colin Johnson, EE Times

Helix Entry Outperforms ‘Zero Power’ Target in Standby

The 90 to 97 percent efficient Helix Semiconductors eMpower HS200 DC/DC converter steps down 48 V to extremely low voltages…