Power electronics
Power electronics is the application of solid-state electronics for the control and conversion of electric power. It also refers to a subject of research in electronic and electrical engineering which...
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Charging Phone with a fruit
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E-Kaia uses energy from a plant to charge your phone
The "E-Kaia" relies only on a plant to get enough power to charge your devices and has been considered a sustainable alternative for mobile users. As unbelievable as it seems, the charger works by sim...
StoreDot Announces At Think Next: Within A Year, We Can Charge An Electric Car In 5 Minutes!
Only a year ago, StoreDot, an Israeli startup, shocked us when it showed how it could charge mobile phones in 30 seconds. The company now threatens to disrupt the electric car market with a fast charg...
Tesla coil
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Power semiconductor device
A power semiconductor device is a semiconductor device used as a switch or rectifier in power electronics; a switch-mode power supply is an example. Such a device is also called a power device or, whe...
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PIN diode
A PIN diode is a diode with a wide, undoped intrinsic semiconductor region between a p-type semiconductor and an n-type semiconductor region. The p-type and n-type regions are typically heavily dope...
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Power MOSFET
A power MOSFET is a specific type of metal oxide semiconductor field-effect transistor (MOSFET) designed to handle significant power levels.Compared to the other power semiconductor devices, for examp...
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Static induction transistor
Static induction transistor (SIT) is a high power, high frequency device. It is a vertical structure device with short multichannel. Being a vertical device, the SIT structure offers advantages in obt...
Thyristor
A thyristor is a solid-state semiconductor device with four layers of alternating N and P-type material. They act exclusively as bistable switches, conducting when their gate receives a current trigge...
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TRIAC
TRIAC, from triode for alternating current, is a genericized tradename for an electronic component that can conduct current in either direction when it is triggered (turned on), and is formally called...
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Induction coil
An induction coil or "spark coil" (archaically known as an inductorium or Ruhmkorff coil after Heinrich Ruhmkorff) is a type of electrical transformer used to produce high-voltage pulses from a low-vo...
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Inverter (electrical)
A power inverter, or inverter, is an electronic device or circuitry that changes direct current (DC) to alternating current (AC).The input voltage, output voltage and frequency, and overall power hand...
Inverter (electrical) - Wikipedia
Power supply
A power supply is an electronic device that supplies electric energy to an electrical load. The primary function of a power supply is to convert one form of electrical energy to another and, as a resu...
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Rectifier
A rectifier is an electrical device that converts alternating current (AC), which periodically reverses direction, to direct current (DC), which flows in only one direction. The process is known as re...
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Transformer
A transformer is an electrical device that transfers energy between two or more circuits through electromagnetic induction.A varying current in the transformer's primary winding creates a varying magn...
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Voltage regulator
A voltage regulator is designed to automatically maintain a constant voltage level. A voltage regulator may be a simple "feed-forward" design or may include negative feedback control loops. It may us...
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Battery charger
A battery charger or recharger is a device used to put energy into a secondary cell or rechargeable battery by forcing an electric current through it.The charging protocol depends on the size and type...
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Electric power conversion
In electrical engineering, power engineering and the electric power industry, power conversion is converting electric energy from one form to another, converting between AC and DC, or just changing th...
Modular Power Supply Unit
A power supply unit (PSU) converts mains AC to low-voltage regulated DC power for the internal components of a computer. Modern personal computers universally use a switched-mode power supply. Some po...
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Buck-boost converter
The buck–boost converter is a type of DC-to-DC converter that has an output voltage magnitude that is either greater than or less than the input voltage magnitude. It is equivalent to a flyback conver...
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MOS-controlled thyristor
An MOS-controlled thyristor (MCT) is a voltage-controlled fully controllable thyristor. They were invented by IEEE. MCTs are similar in operation to GTO thyristors, but have voltage controlled insulat...
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Extra high tension
The term high voltage usually means electrical energy at voltages high enough to inflict harm on living things. Equipment and conductors that carry high voltage warrant particular safety requirements ...
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Mercury arc valve
A mercury-arc valve or mercury-vapor rectifier or (UK) mercury-arc rectifier is a type of electrical rectifier used for converting high-voltage or high-current alternating current (AC) into direct cur...
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Voltage spike
In electrical engineering, spikes are fast, short duration electrical transients in voltage (voltage spikes), current (current spikes), or transferred energy (energy spikes) in an electrical circuit.F...
Switched-mode power supply applications
Switched-mode power supplies have applications in various areas. A switched-mode supply is chosen for an application when its weight, efficiency, size, or wide input range tolerance make it preferable...
Switched-mode power supply applications - Wikipedia