Technology Spotlight

New Electronics' Technology Spotlight section focuses specifically on the latest technological developments within the electronics sector. Whether innovative new design or theoretical concepts, our Technology Spotlight articles will keep you informed of advances within the electronics industry.

500W Lighting Power Supply

SL Power’s LE500 series power supplies are 30% lighter, 30% smaller and last more than twice as long as competing solutions for powering lighting in horticulture, entertainment arenas, and industrial environments. They can also save you money on circuit breakers thanks to a low inrush current.

600W Fanless, Conduction Cooled AC-DC Power Supplies

Artesyn’s LCC series of 600-watt fanless (conduction-cooled) AC-DC power supplies offer an adjustable output voltage that can deliver full output power over a wide temperature range, with an IP65 sealed option, medical approval and digital control and monitoring.

Smarter, leaner, tougher. DARWIN is ready for what’s next.

DARWIN MCUs are built to run any application you can imagine. They’re as smart as they are power efficient, combining the biggest embedded memories in their class with Maxim’s wearable-grade power technology. Now you can design smarter IoT products, without running out of code space or battery life. And with the most advanced cybersecurity ever, you’ll be ready for anything you encounter.

WHITE PAPER: COTS COMPUTING PLATFORMS

This white paper from Artesyn describes why a growing number of defence, military and aerospace programmes have adopted COTS ATCA® technology as the platform for high performance embedded computing. ATCA platforms are ideally suited for bandwidth-hungry, high-performance applications that cannot allow for downtime such as land- or ship-based control systems and compute farms that combine sensor data or have the need to execute massive calculations.

New MIL 39006/22/25 wet tantalum capacitors

SAMPLING NOW: The two new ranges of Exxelia MIL 39006/22/25 wet tantalum capacitors qualified to M-Level (1.0%/1000h) offer high energy density, high ripple currents and low ESR. The ranges also include a high-vibration ‘H’ version. Samples can be requested now from Charcroft Electronics....

Optically Advanced High-Power LEDs

Lumileds Luxeon CZ Color Line High Power LEDs are are designed to maximize punch and offer narrow beam angles in over 20 colors. The Luxeon CZ LEDs are tested and binned with a DC drive current of 350mA at a junction temperature (Tj) of 85ºC. These LEDs offer hot/cold factors and provide low thermal resistance. Applications include architecture, entertainment, and emergency vehicle lighting.

Automotive-Grade Surface-Mount Fuses Deliver High Performance and Reliability

Components Bureau introduces a new line of AEC-Q200 qualified surface-mount fuses designed specifically for reliable operation in high-stress automotive applications. AEM manufacturers the wire-in-air AirMatrix (QA Series) and solid body SolidMatrix (QF Series) fuses in its TS16949-certified facility. Both products offer automotive design engineers reliable performance in applications ranging from engine controls and battery-management systems to infotainment and communications systems.

Cadence and Plexus join seminar line-up

Cadence Design Systems and Plexus are the latest names to join the expert seminar line-up at PCB Design & Manufacturing Live - focusing on identifying and fixing impedance mismatches, and prototyping in PCB assembly.

Solutions that solve automotive power test challenges

Today’s vehicles are designed with more electronic systems including power train control, power steering, brake systems, power door/window controls and various sensor functions. Complete solutions providing simulation and test are essential to ensure reliable performance of automotive electronics exposed to extreme voltage/currents, a wide range of temperatures and numerous hazardous conditions.

AAEON’s RTC-1200SK: Sunlight readable and built for maximum environmental resiliency

Display Solutions has introduced the RTC-1200SK, a multifunctional, military grade tablet computer from AAEON. Designed to perform at maximum capacity under rugged conditions, the tablet provides protection and ultimate resiliency for industrial heavyweight machinery and equipment. With operation temperatures from -20°C to 60°C, the 11-inch RTC-1200SK is built to withstand rugged environments.

Two Tianma 10.4” VGA Displays - Ideal for Industrial Use

Now available from Review Display Systems are two 10.4” VGA Displays, the Tianma NL6448A33-A1D and NL648AC33-A0D. Designed for industrial use these two screens offer high contrast ratio, 6-bit digital RGB signals, reversible scan direction and a long-life LED Backlight with built in drivers.

Data cables for railway applications

The M12x1 X-coded connection cords meet the requirements of the most important standards in the rail industry and have undergone demanding stress tests. Telegärtner offer a number of other options to provide safe infrastructural cabling in trains. And the number of applications keeps climbing.

MEAN WELL LED Power Supplies

MEAN WELL offers a wide range of products that provide high efficiency, low power dissipation, and compliance with the latest international lighting regulations. MEAN WELL LED Power Supplies are ideally suited for street, architectural, decorative, embedded, and indoor lighting, as well as LED signage. Robust designs and high protection levels against dust and moisture allow for installation in many indoor and outdoor LED applications.

LR Series Rugged AC DC converters

Relec Electronics in association with leading global manufacturer of power conversion devices, Bel Power, announces the introduction of the new LR series 300 Watt AC DC power supplies.

Artesyn 650 Watt Open Frame Medical AC-DC Power Supplies

Capable of delivering 650 W with forced-air cooling (750 W peak) or 400 W with natural convection, the CNS650-M series follows the industry standard 4X6 inch form factor. It is available in U-channel, open-frame and enclosed end-fan options. The series incorporates 2XMOPP and is Type BF ready, while digital communication offers control and monitoring functions.

120W 2x4 Open Frame AC-DC 4th Edition Medical Power Supply

SL Power’s new MB120 family of power supplies are designed to reliably power critical medical devices that save and sustain patients’ lives. Compliant to the latest medical safety (3rd Edition) and EMC (4th Edition) requirements, these compact power supplies will ensure quick validation and certification of the medical devices they power.

Discover Keysight's solutions for NB-IoT device development

The new NB-IoT radio technology will power growth in the Internet of Things and enable a variety of applications ranging from wearables to connected cities. Ensuring ongoing performance requires rigorous testing. Explore design challenges and discover how Keysight can address the entire NB-IoT development cycle. Check out our new infographic.

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