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    Applying Ceramic Tech to Achieve High Power Density (Part 2)

    July 20, 2023
    Part 2 delves further into why Class I ceramic capacitors are generally the preferred option in high-power-density applications versus their Class II counterparts, specifically...
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    Applying Ceramic Tech to Achieve High Power Density (Part 1)

    June 23, 2023
    Capacitors, especially ceramic, are now strongly being considered in electronic design because of their excellent potential to increase efficiency, which ultimately leads to higher...
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    TechXchange: Passives & Parts

    Feb. 16, 2023
    The significantly increased performance of modern electronics, especially in the areas of wireless and power, are putting pressure on the passives, discretes, and magnetics to...
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    The Essentials of Capacitor Selection in Automotive Designs

    July 8, 2022
    When choosing an automotive capacitor, designers must not only understand the performance characteristics of different technologies, but also how they’re affected by the operating...
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    Simplify Buck-Regulator EMI Design with Integrated Capacitors

    May 17, 2022
    Sponsored by Texas Instruments: Capacitors placed inside a buck-converter IC’s package coupled with proprietary Dual-Random Spread Spectrum (DRSS) technology can help minimize...

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    Keeping Up with Advances in Capacitor Technology

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    In 2020, the PSMA celebrates the 35th Anniversary of its founding. This article is the next in a series highlighting the ongoing activities of its committees and forums that contribute...
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    Discrete Devices, ICs Improve Inverting Charge-Pump Design

    Aug. 4, 2015
    By combining charge-pump ICs with additional discrete components, this inverting design produces a negative output from a positive one with lower ripple and output impedance.