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Effective power management is critical for all electrical and electronic circuits. From ICs and DC/DC Converters through to Power Supplies and Battery Management Circuits for Bluetooth Low Energy devices (BLE), power is key.

In this hub we share the latest information on all things relating to power.

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December 6, 2019 08:47

Power over Ethernet New features and capabilities - Webinar with ON Semiconductor

An introduction to Power over Ethernet covers the basics of power transfer its characteristic and the stages of the power initialization cycle. Also, we focus on the new features of the 802.3bt standard for delivery of greater power capability.

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November 21, 2019 08:54

How to Get Started with Power-over-Ethernet (PoE)

Learn about Power-over-Ethernet and how to quickly get up-and-running with this technology.

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November 21, 2019 08:54

How to Optimise Light-Load Performance of a Step-Down Switching Regulator

Understand the advantages and trade-offs of pulse-width modulation (PWM), pulse-frequency modulation (PFM), and discontinuous conduction mode (DCM) when operating with small load currents.

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November 21, 2019 08:34

How to Prevent Battery Cloning

Find out why battery authentication is crucial for portable, battery-powered products and an easy way to implement it using a fuel-gauge.

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November 21, 2019 08:34

How to Design a Power Supply in Five Minutes or Less with the EE-Sim Online Design Tool

EE-Sim automatically creates a circuit schematic based on your requirements, saving you precious design time and resources.

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November 21, 2019 08:34

How to Shrink Your Isolated Power Design with a No-Opto Iso Buck DC-DC Converter

Create a more compact, well-regulated and efficient power supply for space-constrained applications by using a no-opto isolated power solution.

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November 21, 2019 08:34

Advantages of using a No-Opto Flyback Controller over Optocoupler Flybacks for Isolated Power-Supply Designs.

The MAX17690 is a peak current mode controller designed specifically for the isolated flyback topology. By operating in discontinuous conduction mode, it does not need an optocoupler for voltage regulation.

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November 21, 2019 08:33

How to Charge a Battery Safely Using Smart Power Selector Technology

Find out how Maxim Integrated's Smart Power Selector™ technology allows system power to be maintained, even while charging a battery in a deeply discharged state.

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November 21, 2019 08:33

How to Quickly Choose a DC-DC Converter for Your Application

Find out how the EE-Sim Online Design and Simulation tool can select a DC-DC converter that meets your application requirements.

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November 21, 2019 08:33

Calculate Quiescent Current to Extend Battery Life in Low-Power Portable Applications

Learn how to calculate the quiescent current of a nanoPower synchronous boost converter to extend the battery life of low-power portable applications.

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November 21, 2019 08:33

How to Easily Add Over-Current Protection with a Programmable Current-Limit Switch

Protect your circuit design from over-currents by adding a programmable current limiter.

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