All Power from Electronic Products

  • TI adds custom PSpice to speed up circuit simulation and verification

    TI adds custom PSpice to speed up circuit simulation and verification

    TI has introduced a custom version of Cadence’s PSpice simulator with advanced features that speeds up simulation of its power and signal-chain products.The post TI adds custom PSpice to speed up circuit simulation and verification appeared first…
    - 3 days ago 23 Oct 20, 8:33am -
  • Eliminating security flaws in open-source software for embedded systems

    Eliminating security flaws in open-source software for embedded systems

    Making open source software safer and more secure for use in embedded systems is vital to protect the value of your products and end-user confidence.The post Eliminating security flaws in open-source software for embedded systems appeared first on E…
    - 4 days ago 22 Oct 20, 1:56pm -
  • MLPerf expands AI inference benchmarks, Nvidia tops all tests

    MLPerf expands AI inference benchmarks, Nvidia tops all tests

    Nvidia tops MLPerf AI inference benchmarks across all six application areas, including four new tests, for data center and edge computing systems.The post MLPerf expands AI inference benchmarks, Nvidia tops all tests appeared first on Electronic Pro…
    - 5 days ago 21 Oct 20, 12:26pm -
  • Microchip adds analog capability to PIC and AVR microcontrollers

    Microchip adds analog capability to PIC and AVR microcontrollers

    Microchip releases PIC and AVR microcontrollers that integrate configurable analog and digital peripherals to meet requirements for large-scale IoT systems.The post Microchip adds analog capability to PIC and AVR microcontrollers appeared first on E…
    - 6 days ago 20 Oct 20, 3:05pm -
  • Newark launches faster and smaller Raspberry Pi Compute Module 4

    Newark launches faster and smaller Raspberry Pi Compute Module 4

    Newark has launched the faster and smaller Raspberry Pi Compute Module 4 that delivers greater connectivity and memory options for embedded solutions.The post Newark launches faster and smaller Raspberry Pi Compute Module 4 appeared first on Electro…
    - 6 days ago 20 Oct 20, 2:45pm -
  • ON Semi expands industrial image sensor portfolio

    ON Semi expands industrial image sensor portfolio

    ON Semiconductor has expanded its XGS image sensor line with three new high-resolution and low-noise industrial imagers and a low-power version for cameras.The post ON Semi expands industrial image sensor portfolio appeared first on Electronic Produ…
    - 6 days ago 20 Oct 20, 12:45pm -
  • Spectrum analyzer adds 1-GHz analysis bandwidth option

    Spectrum analyzer adds 1-GHz analysis bandwidth option

    Rohde & Schwartz has added a 1-GHz analysis bandwidth option to its mid-range signal and spectrum analyzer to analyze wideband signals for 5G NR.The post Spectrum analyzer adds 1-GHz analysis bandwidth option appeared first on Electronic Products.
    - 7 days ago 19 Oct 20, 12:03pm -
  • Allegro rolls out motor drivers for 48-V battery systems

    Allegro rolls out motor drivers for 48-V battery systems

    Allegro MicroSystems has released a suite of Grade 0 motor drivers with advanced safety diagnostics and ultra-small packages for 48-V battery systems.The post Allegro rolls out motor drivers for 48-V battery systems appeared first on Electronic Prod…
    - 7 days ago 19 Oct 20, 11:55am -

Batteries from Science Daily

  • newExtending battery life in smartphones, electric cars
    A researcher is working to make portable devices and electric vehicles stay charged longer by extending the life of the rechargeable lithium-ion batteries powering them. He is doing this by making the batteries more efficient, with some of his latest…
    - 3 hours ago 26 Oct 20, 8:42am -
  • Charging electric cars up to 90% in 6 minutes
    POSTECH Professor Byoungwoo Kang's research team uncovers a new Li-ion battery electrode material that can achieve high-energy density and high power capability per volume without reducing particle size.
    - 3 days ago 23 Oct 20, 6:58am -
  • Making disorder for an ideal battery
    The lithium batteries that power our electronic devices and electric vehicles have a number of drawbacks. The electrolyte is a flammable liquid and the lithium they're made of is a limited resource. Specialists have now developed a non-flammable, sol…
    - 14 days ago 12 Oct 20, 2:13pm -
  • Airdropping sensors from moths
    Researchers have created a sensor system that can ride aboard a small drone or an insect, such as a moth, until it gets to its destination.
    - 18 days ago 8 Oct 20, 7:42am -
  • New findings pave the way to environmentally friendly supercapacitors
    Similar to batteries, supercapacitors are suitable for the repeated storage of electrical energy. Researchers have now presented a particularly safe and sustainable variant of such a supercapacitor.
    - 19 days ago 7 Oct 20, 6:36am -
  • Ecological power storage battery made of vanillin
    Researchers have found a way to convert the aromatic substance vanillin into a redox-active electrolyte material for liquid batteries. The technology is an important step towards ecologically sustainable energy storage.
    - 25 days ago 1 Oct 20, 6:01am -
  • Battery fires: Industry and research must work together for safer batteries
    Fire safety issues with lithium-ion batteries could be addressed with better collaboration across sectors, experts have said.
    - 33 days ago 23 Sep 20, 9:46am -
  • Sodium-ion batteries are a valid alternative to Lithium-ion batteries
    A team of scientists combined their knowledge and expertise to assess the current status of the Na-ion technology from materials to cell development, offering a realistic comparison of the key performance indicators for NBs and LIBs.
    - 34 days ago 22 Sep 20, 7:24am -

Energy Technology

  • newPowering the future: New insights into how alkali-metal doped flexible solar cells work
    A group of scientists has discovered that the amount of alkali metal introduced into crystals of flexible thin-film solar cells influences the path that charge carriers take to traverse between electrodes, thereby affecting the light-to-electricity c…
    - 3 hours ago 26 Oct 20, 8:42am -
  • newExtending battery life in smartphones, electric cars
    A researcher is working to make portable devices and electric vehicles stay charged longer by extending the life of the rechargeable lithium-ion batteries powering them. He is doing this by making the batteries more efficient, with some of his latest…
    - 3 hours ago 26 Oct 20, 8:42am -
  • Charging electric cars up to 90% in 6 minutes
    POSTECH Professor Byoungwoo Kang's research team uncovers a new Li-ion battery electrode material that can achieve high-energy density and high power capability per volume without reducing particle size.
    - 3 days ago 23 Oct 20, 6:58am -
  • Collaboration sparks new model for ceramic conductivity
    As insulators, metal oxides - also known as ceramics - may not seem like obvious candidates for electrical conductivity. While electrons zip back and forth in regular metals, their movement in ceramic materials is sluggish and difficult to detect.
    - 4 days ago 22 Oct 20, 12:17pm -
  • Turning streetwear into solar power plants
    Researchers have developed a material that works like a luminescent solar concentrator and can even be applied to textiles. This opens up numerous possibilities for producing energy directly where it is needed, i.e. in the use of everyday electronics…
    - 4 days ago 22 Oct 20, 9:31am -
  • Reviewing multiferroics for future, low-energy data storage
    Big data and exponential demands for computations are driving an unsustainable rise in global ICT energy use. A new study reviews the use of the 'multiferroic' material bismuth-ferrite, which allows for low-energy switching in data storage devices an…
    - 4 days ago 22 Oct 20, 8:26am -
  • Kitchen temperature supercurrents from stacked 2D materials
    A 'stack' of 2D materials could allow for supercurrents at ground-breakingly warm temperatures, easily achievable in the household kitchen. An international study opens a new route to high-temperature supercurrents -- at temperatures, as 'warm' as in…
    - 5 days ago 21 Oct 20, 8:24am -
  • Colorful perovskites: Thermochromic window technologies
    Scientists report a breakthrough in developing a next-generation thermochromic window that not only reduces the need for air conditioning but simultaneously generates electricity.
    - 6 days ago 20 Oct 20, 10:14am -

Green Auto

  • 3 Quick Takes on the new Hummer EV

    3 Quick Takes on the new Hummer EV

    Filed under:Green,Design/Style,Green,GM,GMC,Electric,LuxuryContinue reading 3 Quick Takes on the new Hummer EV3 Quick Takes on the new Hummer EV originally appeared on Autoblog on Tue, 20 Oct 2020 22:04:00…
    - 6 days ago 20 Oct 20, 7:04pm -
  • Foxconn, the company that assembled your iPhone, unveils electric car chassis

    Foxconn, the company that assembled your iPhone, unveils electric car chassis

    Filed under:Green,Green,Plants/Manufacturing,ElectricContinue reading Foxconn, the company that assembled your iPhone, unveils electric car chassisFoxconn, the company that assembled your iPhone, unveils e…
    - 10 days ago 16 Oct 20, 6:50am -
  • German tuner Startech gives the Tesla Model 3 a makeover

    German tuner Startech gives the Tesla Model 3 a makeover

    Filed under:Green,Aftermarket,TeslaContinue reading German tuner Startech gives the Tesla Model 3 a makeoverGerman tuner Startech gives the Tesla Model 3 a makeover originally appeared on Autoblog on Tue,…
    - 13 days ago 13 Oct 20, 9:48am -
  • This classic MGB roadster is a modern EV new from the ground up

    This classic MGB roadster is a modern EV new from the ground up

    Filed under:Green,Green,Convertible,Electric,ClassicsContinue reading This classic MGB roadster is a modern EV new from the ground upThis classic MGB roadster is a modern EV new from the ground up original…
    - 17 days ago 9 Oct 20, 8:47am -
  • 2021 Toyota RAV4 Review | Variety for the masses

    2021 Toyota RAV4 Review | Variety for the masses

    Filed under:Reviews,Green,Toyota,Buying Guide,Crossover,SUV,HybridContinue reading 2021 Toyota RAV4 Review | Variety for the masses2021 Toyota RAV4 Review | Variety for the masses originally appeared on Au…
    - 17 days ago 9 Oct 20, 6:00am -
  • Everything we know about the 2021 Ford Mustang Mach-E

    Everything we know about the 2021 Ford Mustang Mach-E

    Filed under:Reviews,Green,Ford,Buying Guide,Crossover,Electric,PerformanceContinue reading Everything we know about the 2021 Ford Mustang Mach-EEverything we know about the 2021 Ford Mustang Mach-E origina…
    - 19 days ago 7 Oct 20, 6:00am -
  • Vintage Electric E-Bikes Review | Big power and retro style without the sweat or spandex

    Vintage Electric E-Bikes Review | Big power and retro style without the sweat or spandex

    Filed under:Green,First Ride,Emerging Technologies,Bikes,ElectricContinue reading Vintage Electric E-Bikes Review | Big power and retro style without the sweat or spandexVintage Electric E-Bikes Review | B…
    - 20 days ago 6 Oct 20, 8:45am -
  • Why the Volkswagen ID.4 is a Very Big Deal

    Why the Volkswagen ID.4 is a Very Big Deal

    Filed under:Green,Volkswagen,Crossover,Electric,FutureContinue reading Why the Volkswagen ID.4 is a Very Big DealWhy the Volkswagen ID.4 is a Very Big Deal originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 23 Sep 20…
    - 33 days ago 23 Sep 20, 11:20am -

Inside EV

Battery Power Online

  • A Machine Learning Model For Optimizing Vanadium Flow Battery Systems
    BATTERY POWER NEWS | Chinese researchers have published a machine learning (ML) methodology to optimize and predict the efficiencies and costs of vanadium flow battery (VFB) systems with extreme accuracy.The post A Machine Learning Model For Optimiz…
    - 19 days ago 7 Oct 20, 4:09am -
  • Argonne Team Presents Lithium Rich Cathode With No Oxygen Redox
    BATTERY POWER NEWS | Researchers at Argonne National Laboratory presented a model, lithium-rich cathode system having no oxygen redox this summer in a June issue of the Journal of Power Sources.The post Argonne Team Presents Lithium Rich Cathode Wit…
    - 21 days ago 5 Oct 20, 6:49am -
  • Inventus Power Announces Li-Ion Battery Platform
    BATTERY POWER NEWS | Inventus Power announced a platform of high-performance, Li-ion batteries for emerging motive and stationary applications at the end of August. The PROformance series includes two product families; U1LiFePRO batteries which are s…
    - 24 days ago 2 Oct 20, 11:08am -
  • DOE, Oak Ridge Open Fellowship Program
    BATTERY POWER NEWS | Innovation Crossroads, an early stage entrepreneurial fellowship program at Oak Ridge National Laboratory, has opened the application period for the fifth cohort of its entrepreneurial research and development program. The applic…
    - 38 days ago 18 Sep 20, 8:35am -
  • Virtual Peaker, Fermata Energy Announce Integration
    BATTERY POWER NEWS | Today, Virtual Peaker and Fermata Energy announced a partnership to integrate Fermata Energy’s vehicle-to-grid (V2G) technology with Virtual Peaker’s cloud-based residential energy demand response platform used by utilities a…
    - 41 days ago 15 Sep 20, 3:08pm -
  • Unique Challenges, Opportunities For Tiny Wearable Batteries
    BATTERY POWER NEWS | Lawrence Pan of FitBit outlined the state of the wearable battery market and highlighted the areas for growth and innovation—many unique to wearable applications.The post Unique Challenges, Opportunities For Tiny Wearable Batt…
    - 52 days ago 4 Sep 20, 11:29am -
  • Labelmaster Announces Dangerous Goods Digital Community
    BATTERY POWER NEWS | Labelmaster has launched the DG Exchange—the dangerous goods industry’s first digital community. The DG Exchange brings together supply chain and business professionals to share ideas, learn, and collaborate in order to navig…
    - 69 days ago 18 Aug 20, 12:43am -

Car Envy

Nissan Vmotion 2.0 concept hints at future sedan and autonomy plans
Filed under:Detroit Auto Show,Nissan,Concept Cars,Beauty Roll,Videos,Original Video,sedanNissan reveals the Vmotion 2.0 concept at the 2017 Detroit Auto Show, showcasing the future of the automaker's sedan design and Intell…
- 9 Jan 17, 8:30am -
Star Wars Stormtrooper Dodge Charger Beauty-Roll
Filed under:Dodge,Beauty Roll,Videos,Original VideoNo voice over. No host in your face. Nothing but the cars you want to see, in glorious high-definition video. Today's subject is the Star Wars Stormtrooper-themed Dodge Cha…
- 18 Dec 15, 9:56am -
2016 Chevrolet Volt Beauty-Roll
Filed under:Chevrolet,Hatchback,Electric,Hybrid,Beauty Roll,Videos,Original VideoNo voice over. No host in your face. Nothing but the cars you want to see, in glorious high-definition video. Today's subject is the 2016 Chev…
- 12 Nov 15, 2:00pm -
2016 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Beauty-Roll
Filed under:Chevrolet,Coupe,Performance,Beauty Roll,Videos,Original VideoNo voice over. No host in your face. Nothing but the cars you want to see, in glorious high-definition video. Today's subject is the 2016 Chevrolet Co…
- 9 Nov 15, 4:15pm -
2016 Tesla Model S P90D Beauty-Roll
Filed under:Green,Tesla,Electric,Luxury,Performance,Beauty Roll,Videos,Original Video,sedanNo voice over. No host in your face. Nothing but the cars you want to see, in glorious high-definition video. Today's subject is the…
- 6 Nov 15, 12:01pm -
2016 Hyundai Sonata Sport 2.0T Beauty Roll
Filed under:Hyundai,Beauty Roll,Videos,Original Video,sedanNo voice over. No host in your face. Nothing but the cars you want to see, in glorious high-definition video. Today's subject is the 2016 Hyundai Sonata Sport 2.0T.…
- 3 Nov 15, 8:30am -

Fuel Cell

  • newExtending battery life in smartphones, electric cars
    A researcher is working to make portable devices and electric vehicles stay charged longer by extending the life of the rechargeable lithium-ion batteries powering them. He is doing this by making the batteries more efficient, with some of his latest…
    - 3 hours ago 26 Oct 20, 8:42am -
  • newSolar hydrogen: Let's consider the stability of photoelectrodes
    Scientists have examined the corrosion processes of high-quality BiVO4 photoelectrodes using different state-of-the-art characterisation methods. The result is the first operando stability study of high-purity BiVO4 photoanodes during the photoelectr…
    - 5 hours ago 26 Oct 20, 6:54am -
  • Quantum engines with entanglement as fuel?
    It's still more science fiction than science fact, but perfect energy efficiency may be one step closer due to new research by physicists.
    - 7 days ago 19 Oct 20, 6:01am -
  • New findings pave the way to environmentally friendly supercapacitors
    Similar to batteries, supercapacitors are suitable for the repeated storage of electrical energy. Researchers have now presented a particularly safe and sustainable variant of such a supercapacitor.
    - 19 days ago 7 Oct 20, 6:36am -
  • Spinach: Good for Popeye and the planet
    Spinach, when converted from its leafy, edible form into carbon nanosheets, acts as a catalyst for an oxygen reduction reaction in fuel cells and metal-air batteries.
    - 21 days ago 5 Oct 20, 9:21am -
  • Generating renewable hydrogen fuel from the sea
    The power of the sun, wind and sea may soon combine to produce clean-burning hydrogen fuel, according to researchers. The team integrated water purification technology into a new proof-of-concept design for a sea water electrolyzer, which uses an ele…
    - 27 days ago 29 Sep 20, 2:34pm -
  • New materials: A toggle switch for catalysis
    A special material made of lanthanum, strontium, iron and oxygen can be switched back and forth between two different states: In one state the material is catalytically extremely active, in the other less so. The reason for this is the behavior of ti…
    - 33 days ago 23 Sep 20, 9:46am -
  • Predicting the slow death of lithium-ion batteries
    A new model offers a way to predict the condition of a battery's internal systems in real-time with far more accuracy than existing tools. In electric cars, the technology could improve driving range estimates and prolong battery life.
    - 42 days ago 14 Sep 20, 2:29pm -

Power Electronics

Green Tech from Tech Crunch