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Book Review of Electronics Cooling (2016)

September 6th, 2016

by MP Divakar, PhD, Stack Design Automation Technical Editor, Electronics Cooling Online Electronics cooling engineers and designers are used to one constant in their professional lives: change. Most of it (as far as problem solving…read more

Thermal Conductivity & CTE of Materials: Can We Engineer Them?

August 30th, 2016

by MP Divakar, PhD, Stack Design Automation Technical Editor, Electronics Cooling Online Most electronics cooling problems are not just limited to the computation of temperatures at various points and the design remedies thereof. They also…read more

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Wide Array of Flow Switches Available

August 29th, 2016

Sika offers a wide array of flow instruments, including flow switches. Flow switch options include the VK300 Flow Switch, Trimmable Paddle for Insertion, the VK300 Flow Switch for Copper Pipes, a Flow Switch for Pool…read more

Temporary Bonding Adhesive for Thin Wafer Handling Introduced

August 15th, 2016

AI Technology has developed specialized tools and equipment to handle thin wafers and thin reconstituted wafers. A series of temporary bonding materials can process temperatures up to 150 Cº, and are well accepted for grinding,…read more

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New DoE Efficiency Standard for Pumps

August 8th, 2016

(August 8, 2016) The minimum efficiency standards for general-purpose, three-phase motors have been raised. “The U.S. Department of Energy (DoE) recently released new efficiency standards for commercial and industrial pumps that are based on efficiency…read more

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Fan-less Modular 600W PSU Announced

July 26th, 2016

Excelsys has recently announced the development of its CoolX600, a fan-less modular 600W power supply that is 215 x 115 x 40mm (8.5 x 4.5inch x 1U). CoolX600 can be populated with up to four…read more

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New Speed Controllers for Fans to Reduce Energy Consumption

May 23rd, 2016

Orion Fans has recently developed a low-cost dual channel phase control unit to control fan speed for single or multiple fan assemblies, series OA11/22. It is field adjustable, with the ability to precisely control fan noise,…read more

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Thermoelectric Modules That Achieve Higher Heat Flux Densities For Cooling Industrial Lasers

May 23rd, 2016

Laird has recently developed a high heat flux density thermoelectric module (TEM) designed to achieve a higher heat pumping capacity than standard TEMs, called UltraTEC. “The UltraTEC Series TEM has a heat pumping capacity up…read more

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New Availability of Data Matrix Codes (DMCs)

May 9th, 2016

Rogers has announced that they can add data matrix codes (DMCs) to a wide range of metalized substrates, including direct-bonded-copper and active-metal-brazed substrates. The codes can be “text or numeric in form and encoded by…read more

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New Material Cools Solar Cells Yet Absorbs Sunlight

May 9th, 2016

Recently, researchers from Stanford University have achieved a combination of cooling and maintaining sunlight absorption with a wafer made of silica to better cool solar cells, according to BusinessWire.com. BusinessWire.com explained, “The researchers etched tapered…read more

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New USB Type-C Connectors and Cable Assemblies

May 2nd, 2016

Heilind Electronics has recently added Molex USB Type-C shielded I/O connectors and cable assemblies to its stock. The Type-C connectors offer a “more compact design” with “greater PCB savings, while allowing high-frequency mating in data,…read more

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Graphene Nanoflakes Better Dissipates Electronics’ Heat

May 2nd, 2016

(April 29, 2016) Recently, a team of researchers from Chalmers University of Technology in Sweden have developed a more efficient approach to cooling electronics using graphene nanoflake-based film. According to E&T, the team performed “experiments…read more

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New Coolers for Laser Diodes Released

March 29th, 2016

Recently Rogers Corporation’s Power Electronics Solutions (PES) group has released its new curamik CoolPerformance Plus coolers. Roger’s said that “curamik CoolPerformance Plus is an advanced liquid-cooled material designed to dissipate large amounts of heat and…read more

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Registration for Thermal Conference Opens

March 21st, 2016

ITherm 2016 has now opened registration for the conference running from May 31 to June 3, 2016 at the Cosmopolitan Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada. ITherm 2016 is the leading international conference for scientific and…read more