UK is named European hub for innovation in 3D printing
A new study from the European Patent Office (EPO) has revealed the United Kingdom as a leading European country in Additive Manufacturing (AM) innovation, also known as 3D printing. The United Kingdom accounts for 5% of AM patent applications at the European Patent Office (EPO), putting it in second place behind Germany with 19%. European patent applications for AM increased at an average annual rate of 36% from 2015 to 2018.
IoT node developers get software solution
To simplify the complex software challenges that face developers of IoT nodes STMicroelectronics has introduced the B-L4S5I-IOT01A STM32 Discovery kit.
USB4 test solutions optimise design performance
USB4 solutions that maximise the performance of USB designs and ensure compliance with the USB standard to deliver accuracy and high signal fidelity have been introduced by Keysight Technologies.
Energy storage capacitors offered in smaller case sizes
Vishay Intertechnology’s ENYCAP electrical double-layer energy storage capacitors for energy harvesting and power backup applications are now available in seven smaller case sizes.
EV high-power charging portfolio with RADOX HPC200
HUBER+SUHNER has launched its new Direct Current (DC) high-power charging system RADOX HPC200, completing the company’s RADOX HPC portfolio. With this latest addition, the RADOX HPC portfolio enables operators of DC fast-charging stations, ranging from 50 to 500 kW, to procure all charging cables from a single source.
Littelfuse PLA172P 800V solid state relay launched
Littelfuse has announced the PLA172P OptoMOS Relay, an 800V normally-open single-pole 6-pin solid-state relay (SSR). It is the first solid-state relay in the Littelfuse product portfolio that comes with guaranteed electrical parameters at 105°C ambient operating temperature.
Vicor ZVS buck regulators available in BGA package
Vicor has released two new ZVS buck regulators the PI3323 and the PI3325, with an extended operating temperature range of –55 to +120°C and an optional tin-lead 10 x 14mm SiP BGA package for Mil COTS applications.
Rapid charger for fleet vehicles installed in Oxford
While cities across Europe report increasing air pollution as lockdown eases, ODS, the company whose frontline staff collect waste and keep Oxford clean, has achieved a milestone on the road to becoming a zero carbon city, helping to maintain the current lower air pollution levels, with a rapid charger for fleet vehicles.
Stepdown regulators suit noise-sensitive applications
Availability and full design support capabilities for the Power by Linear Silent Switchers from Analog Devices is announced by distributor Richardson RFPD.
Patents and additive manufacturing 3D printing tech
Sight up for the European Patent Office (EPO)'s online launch of the Office’s new study entitled ‘Patents and additive manufacturing – Trends in 3D printing technologies’.