high-voltage converters

High-Voltage Converters Enable Ultra-Low-Consumption Power Supplies

A new series of high-voltage converters that has just been introduced allows designers to build an ultra-low-consumption, simple, and cost-effective SMPS (Switched-Mode Power Supply) with a 5V output voltage. Particularly suited for...

How To Make A Wireless Sensor Node?

In many applications, harvesting of ambient energy sources becomes a necessity.  Wireless sensor nodes are thus becoming increasingly widespread these days for monitoring and recording parameters like temperature, humidity and pressure at diverse...

Taunting Turbocharging: 70% battery capacity in 20 minutes

Today’s high-powered smartphones have battery demanding applications and users. Pump Express 3.0, a fast battery charging technology from MediaTek comes as a possible solution for faster battery charging problems. MediaTek, developed Pump Express 3.0...

Smart Thermostat Control To Reduce Home Energy Bills

Nowadays, people need a zero-degree separation from the temperature they want. A thermostat is a handy little device designed for such specific heating and cooling needs. They form a component of...
Medical robot

Medical Robots Making Way for Improved Operations

Sushruta has been dubbed as the father of surgery for writing one of the most detailed and ancient account of surgical processes. The sushruta samhita, works as a guideline for ayurvedic...

Build Your Own GPS Tracker!

GPS trackers allow you to never lose track of anything by working out exactly where it is. Its an ultimate gadget to prevent a vehicle from being stolen, monitoring the route of...

How To Design A Power Factor Correction (PFC) Circuit?

An important factor that decides the power quality in an electrical system is Power Factor (PF). Almost all types of mains powered electronic and electrical equipment utilise Power factor correction (PFC) schemes...
Aluminium wires

Alternative Developed for Ball Wire Bonding

After four years of R&D, a team led by Taiwan's National Cheng Kung University (NCKU) professors has overcome problems such as the poor conductivity and ductility of aluminum and developed fine...

How To Make A Computer UPS?

UPSs are great for securing your work and equipment from power line surges and blackouts. They work to provide clean and stable power to electronics equipment such as computers, communications and...

IC Fabrication: Increasing Transistors, Reducing Fin Size

We are moving to a world which wants everything small except profits. We have small computers on our wrists, which we smartly call a smartwatch. Then we have the smart glasses,...

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