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PSDcast - Improving Building Efficiency With Wireless Pneumatic Thermostats

04/18/2018

In this episode of the PSDcast, we’re talking about Wireless Pneumatic Thermostats and legacy cooling systems. Just recently, a 345,000 square-foot property in Phoenix, Arizona won the BOMA Green Building Committee Kilowatt Krackdown award after achieving the highest Energy Star score of 98 in

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PSDcast - AC/DC Rapid Charge Solutions

04/03/2018

In this episode of the PSDcast, we’re discussing AC/DC rapid charge solutions with Faisal Ahmad from Dialog Semiconductor. Our industry often intersects with the consumer world – after all, every proprietary technology

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PSDcast – Using Silicon Carbide to Reduce Carbon Emissions

03/01/2018

In this episode of the PSDcast, we’re talking with Texas Instruments about a popular disruptive technology – silicon carbide gate drivers – and its potential to reduce carbon dioxide emissions in high-voltage

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PSDcast - LED Aerial Obstruction Lighting

02/26/2018

In this episode of the PSDcast, we're chatting with Dialight about their recent LED upgrade of the Torre Latinoamericana's aerial obstruction lighting system. The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and Mexico's equivalent, the Directorate General of Civil Aeronautics (DGAC) require obstruction

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PSDcast - Upgrading the Power Grid, Challenges and Roadblocks

01/30/2018

In this episode of the PSDCast, we're talking with Allegro Development about the pending smart grid. What're some of the biggest problems plaguing our modern electrical grid, why is it so important to upgrade it, and what roadblocks stand

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PSDcast - Reference Designs for Wireless Charging Transmitters

01/22/2018

In this episode of the PSDCast, we're chatting with Infineon about the company's reference designs for wireless charging transmitters aimed at automotive and consumer applications. Be sure to check out the previous episodes in our wireless power

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PSDcast - Wireless Charging for Automobiles

01/17/2018

In this episode of the PSDcast, we're wrapping up CES 2018 with an exciting new collaboration between On Semiconductor and ConvenientPower Systems. Under the terms of that agreement,

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PSDcast - Wireless Power and CES 2018

01/04/2018

In this episode of the PSDCast, we welcome Powercast's Dr. Charles Greene back to the show to help preview the Consumer Electronics Show and his company's RF-based consumer transmitter

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PSDcast - The Advantages of Solid State Over Electromechanical Relays

11/29/2017

In this episode of the PSDcast, we chat with Oscar Rivera and Rogelio Castaneda, both of Sensata Technologies, about solid state relays and their advantages over electromechanical relays. We also delve a bit into

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PSDcast - Maintaining a Secure Power Infrastructure in the Aftermath of Maria

11/02/2017

In this episode of the PSDcast, we're chatting with Tom Lewis, the President of the US Division of Louis Berger, a global professional services corporation that assisted in the aftermath of

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