Reliability Considerations for Peltier Modules
Peltier modules, also known as thermoelectric coolers (TEC) or thermoelectric modules (TEM), are solid state devices which transfer heat when electrical power is applied. This blog post will provide an overview of Peltier module construction followed by a summary of common failure mechanisms and ways to improve TEC reliability.
Nexperia surface-mount device passes BLR requirements
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New 5G transient voltage suppressors launched
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Chip resistors boast high thermal stability
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Data logging software takes to the cloud
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Industrial batteries offer faster charging
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