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Custom Power Supply Welcome to HOW2POWER.COM • This FREE power electronics portal is your first stop for information on all aspects of power conversion. It features the HOW2POWER Design Guide, an article search tool; the How2Power Today Newsletter; the Consultants Corner directory; the Power Electronics Bookstore; and the Power Around the Web directory of websites with free information on power electronics. Take a video tour of our website to see everything it has to offer.   David G. Morrison - Editor of - Contact David

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HOW2POWER TODAY brings you in-depth reporting on the latest design techniques for power conversion, new components, and the employment outlook for power electronics engineers.


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In the September issue of HOW2POWER TODAY:

» Novel GIT Structure Solves Current Collapse In GaN Power HEMTs

» Optimizing The Efficiency Of The Four-Switch Buck-Boost Converter

» Overview Of Voltage Regulation Schemes For Utility And Industrial Applications

» Focus On Magnetics:
Magnetics Optimization (Part 1)

» Book Review:
Magnetics Text Is Deepest And Most Comprehensive, Yet Still Accessible

» New Power Products

» Industry Event:
Summit Will Assess State Of The Wireless Charging Market

» and more…

From the Editors Desk (September Newsletter)

Cost is sometimes cited as a barrier to wider adoption of gallium nitride (GaN) power devices. But in some cases, it may be that reliability is the key concern. In their article, Howard Sin and Saichiro Kaneko assert that vendors have not sufficiently addressed the problem of current collapse…  Read more»

SiC & GaN

This section brings you news of Silicon Carbide and Gallium Nitride developments along with related design information, supplier data, book reviews, and technology roadmaps.

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"Current-Loop Control In Switching Converters," a seven-part article series by Dennis Feucht of Innovatia Laboratories, Cayo, Belize was published in the September 2011 through March 2012 issues of HOW2POWER TODAY.

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Learn more about the wide array of resources available on other power electronics websites. Here you’ll find descriptions of relevant websites, organized into the following convenient categories: Blogs • Design Notes & Tools • Industry Organizations People • Jobs • Product Guides • Publications.

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HOW2POWER’s Events Calendar lists selected conferences, tradeshows, and workshops related directly or indirectly to power conversion. This listing includes a wide range of application or market-focused events where suppliers of power components or power supplies may be exhibiting, or where technical presentations related to power conversion may be presented.


Upcoming Events:

• 10/04/15 NAPS
• 10/04/15 AREMA
• 10/05/15 Critical Facilities Summit
• 10/05/15 ESREF
• 10/06/15 Intelligent Aerospace
• 10/06/15 CEATEC Japan
• 10/06/15 CWIEME Chicago
• 10/06/15 Power Your Life
• 10/06/15 Digital Power Training from Microchip and Biricha
• 10/07/15 Batteries

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Read about techniques for designing magnetic components such as inductors and transformers for power electronics applications.

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 Where To Find Custom Power Magnetics For Your Application (A source list of magnetics vendors with details about what they offer.)


How2Power presents reviews of textbooks on various topics relating to power electronics and power conversion.

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Troubleshooting Distributed
Power Systems

In this 8-part video series, Steve Sandler discusses essential concepts, relationships and test methods needed to identify and correct stability, noise and EMI issues in electronic components and systems.

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Read about the services and skills offered by consultants specializing in power electronics design. As you’ll discover from viewing their entries, these consultants have years of experience in power conversion across a wide range of power levels, applications, and technologies. If you’re a manufacturer who needs help with power system design, these consultants are poised to tackle your most difficult design challenges.

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In conjunction with the Power Sources Manufacturers Association (PSMA), How2Power offers power supply design and power magnetics design technical publications.

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