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Vicor UK

  • Coliseum Business Centre Riverside Way Camberley Surrey
    GU15 3YL
    United Kingdom
  • +44 1276 678222
  • http://www.vicoreurope.com
  • +44 1276 681269

Vicor Corporation designs, manufactures and markets modular power components and complete power systems used in the communications, data processing, industrial controls, test equipment, medical and defense electronic markets.

Engineers use the combined advantages of Vicor components to create compact, highly functional, economical products with streamlined development cycles that minimize time to market.

 

Vicor UK Articles

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Events News
31st August 2022
Vicor showcases power density solutions at Space Comm Expo

Vicor plans to unveil modular solutions for powering high performance ASICs and FPGAs for broadband communications satellites as the company exhibits at its first space engineering event in Europe, Space Comm Expo on Sept 7-8, 2022. 

Power
7th June 2022
Vicor opens “ChiP” fabrication facility

Vicor celebrated the opening of its state-of-the-art power module manufacturing facility. The ChiP (Converter housed in Package) fabrication facility enables the most scalable, automated, cost-effective manufacturing of power modules to support customers worldwide.

Aerospace & Defence
22nd April 2022
UAVs: the ever-present eye in the sky

Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs), more commonly known as drones, have moved away from the world of science fiction and found their place in the mainstream market where their effectiveness, efficiency, and levels of security benefit numerous industries.

Power
29th March 2022
Vicor demonstrates power density automotive solutions

Vicor will unveil three approaches for powering xEVs at the premiere global automotive engineering event, World Congress Experience (WCX) in Detroit on April 5-7, 2022. Proven Vicor solutions using high density power modules and new power delivery architectures, deliver up to a 50% reduction in power losses.

Appointments
12th January 2022
Vicor adds new global automotive segment director

Vicor Corporation has announced the appointment of Chinmaya Joshi as Global Automotive Segment Director. Chinmaya joins Vicor from the Jaguar Land Rover group where he served as a Senior Manager for powertrain power electronics.

Automotive
11th January 2022
2022 predictions: electrification growth

Vicor Corporation released its industry predictions for 2022, covering three areas: automotive, hyperscale computing and aerospace & defence.

Appointments
21st December 2021
Vicor wins 2021 World Electronics Achievement Award

Lateral power delivery solution for AI processors wins Product of the year

Podcasts
19th November 2021
Season 5 – Episode #9: Vicor's solution for automotive electrification

As the OEMs become increasingly focused on transport electrification, questions arise about how the automotive industry can optimise its vehicles to meet the demands of traditional transport while also ensuring that they are economical. Anna Flockett spoke to Nicolas Richard, European Director of Automotive Business Development at Vicor about the various automotive solutions needed.

Power
13th October 2021
Digital electricity accelerates digital transformation

VoltServer is changing the future of energy delivery with its patented digital electricity technology that safely transmits up to 2 kilowatts of power across long distances using low-cost, off-the-shelf data cables.

Industries
6th August 2021
Preparing the way ahead for a compatible EV infrastructure

Onboard conversion enables EVs to charge at any station, says Haris Muhedinovic, senior field application engineer EMEA Automotive, Vicor, solving the 400V/800V EV fast-charging incompatibility problem  

Alternative Energy
27th July 2021
Engineering a sea change in ocean wave energy harvesting

Columbia Power Technologies has announced that it is helping to expand the marine economy by providing reliable, cost-effective energy harvesting and storage, data and communication services for offshore assets.

Robotics
17th May 2021
Modular ROVs quickly adapt to risky underwater missions

Underwater explorations and targeted missions have always been risky, time-consuming and costly. However, VideoRay tethered, underwater remotely operated vehicles (ROVs) are becoming ubiquitous for today’s toughest aquatic missions. From mine countermeasures and underwater search and rescue to port security and surveillance, VideoRay ROVs are helping reduce risk and achieve results faster and easier. Vicor’s portfolio of DC/DC power c...

Podcasts
7th May 2021
Season 3 - Episode #5 - A better way to power mobile robots

This year robotics will see a significant acceleration in innovation, driven largely by the COVID-19 pandemic, as companies look to use robots to safely perform tasks without exposing people to the virus. To meet demand, robotics developers will need to leverage existing designs, treating them as platforms, rather than trying to develop new robots from the ground up.

Power
27th April 2021
DCM ChiP isolated DC/DC converter for standard voltages

The DCM ChiP is an isolated, regulated DC/DC converter, operating from an unregulated, wide range input to generate an isolated output. With its high frequency zero voltage switching (ZVS) topology, DCMs consistently deliver high efficiency across their specified input line range.

Power
13th April 2021
An ear to the ground for next-gen satellite connectivity

Vicor’s Factorised Power Architecture (FPA) is helping Hanwha Phasor revolutionise satellite broadband connectivity to deliver extremely high current at low voltage for uninterrupted mobile communications  

Appointments
6th April 2021
Vicor hires Chief Financial Officer

Vicor Corporation announced the appointment of James F. Schmidt as Chief Financial Officer, effective June 1st, 2021. Schmidt will join the Vicor Board of Directors and serve as the company treasurer and secretary.

Robotics
10th March 2021
VideoRay underwater ROVs protect ports and waterways

Port security and surveillance, mine countermeasures and underwater search and rescue are all dangerous missions that should no longer put lives or vessels at risk. Where sustained, mission critical underwater inspection or exploration is required, remotely operated vehicles (ROVs) are the safest and most effective way to maintain security, support salvage efforts and uncover secrets of the ocean.

Power
20th January 2021
Hydrogen fuel cell powers drone humanitarian missions

Doosan Mobility Innovation (DMI) has delivered humanitarian relief to remote locations using drones powered by its innovative energy-dense hydrogen fuel cells. With two hours of flight time, the drones have transported masks and emergency supplies between US Virgin Islands and have delivered medical AEDs to the top of Mt. Hallasan (6,388 ft), the tallest mountain in South Korea located on Jeju Island.

Industries
13th January 2021
Radiation-fault-tolerant power modules from Vicor

Vicor has announced the launch of its first radiation-fault-tolerant DC/DC converter power modules, housed in the new Vicor plated SM-ChiP package. Capable of powering low-voltage ASICs of up to 300 watts from a 100V nominal power source, the ChiPs were tested by Boeing to be resilient to 50krad of total ionising dose and immune to single-event upsets.

Analysis
5th January 2021
2021 technology predictions: acceleration and innovation

Vicor has released its technology predictions for 2021, covering four areas: Automotive, High-Performance Computing, Aerospace & Defense and Robotics. Buried in the tumult of 2020 was a rapid acceleration in the speed of innovation. Nowhere was this more evident than in the record-breaking development of not one, but many, COVID-19 vaccines.

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