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February 11, 2019

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Top News

Freezing temperatures take up to 40% toll on electric car range, study finds
. Freezing temperatures take up to 40% toll on electric car range, study finds
ST to take control of SiC wafer maker
. ST to take control of SiC wafer maker
WiTricity grants licence to Mahle for wireless charging technology
. WiTricity grants licence to Mahle for wireless charging technology

Technologies to watch

Individual radar technology out of the 3D printer
. Individual radar technology out of the 3D printer
UV LEDs grown on graphene: ten times more efficient, cheaper and flexible
. UV LEDs grown on graphene: ten times more efficient, cheaper and flexible
Space-saving algorithm brings compression to even the smallest embedded system
. Space-saving algorithm brings compression to even the smallest embedded system
sponsored news

Würth Elektronik eiSos offers innovative coupled SMT inductors
The molded coupled inductor WE-MCRI features an almost ideal coupling coefficient of up to 0.995 and a soft saturation behavior.

New products

USB Type-C dev kit supports power delivery up to 100W
. USB Type-C dev kit supports power delivery up to 100W
16x12 pixel IR array operates at temperatures up to 125°C
. 16x12 pixel IR array operates at temperatures up to 125°C
Cheap flexible sensor detects magnetic fields down to 20nT
. Cheap flexible sensor detects magnetic fields down to 20nT

Events

MWC Barcelona, Feb 25 to 28, 2019
. MWC Barcelona, Feb 25 to 28, 2019
Embedded World, Feb 26 to 28, 2019
. Embedded World, Feb 26 to 28, 2019
ISS Europe, March 31 to April 2, 2019
. ISS Europe, March 31 to April 2, 2019
Smart Systems Integration – Barcelona 10-11 April 2019
. Smart Systems Integration – Barcelona 10-11 April 2019
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Power news

Diamond substrate startup in Huawei sting
. Diamond substrate startup in Huawei sting
Diodes buys TI's Scottish fab
. Diodes buys TI's Scottish fab
Infineon cuts investment after poor quarter
. Infineon cuts investment after poor quarter
Skeleton takes on Tesla after $218m Maxwell ultracapacitor buy
. Skeleton takes on Tesla after $218m Maxwell ultracapacitor buy
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Power technologies to watch

Harvesting the heart's movement to power implants
. Harvesting the heart's movement to power implants
Stretchable piezoelectric fibre can be woven into cloth to generate power
. Stretchable piezoelectric fibre can be woven into cloth to generate power
Plastic motor allows for lighter electric vehicles
. Plastic motor allows for lighter electric vehicles

New power products

Data logger for electric vehicle charging
. Data logger for electric vehicle charging
Resistance welding technology enables 100kWh smart battery pack
. Resistance welding technology enables 100kWh smart battery pack
260W DC-DC converter fits into a sixteenth-brick footprint 
. 260W DC-DC converter fits into a sixteenth-brick footprint 

Technical Papers

The voltage rises
. The voltage rises
Harwin-Get connected: Key considerations when selecting a connector solution
. Harwin-Get connected: Key considerations when selecting a connector solution
Wi-Fi HaLow power consumption
. Wi-Fi HaLow power consumption