HOME  |  NEWS  |  BLOGS  |  MESSAGES  |  FEATURES  |  VIDEOS  |  WEBINARS  |  INDUSTRIES  |  FOCUS ON FUNDAMENTALS
  |  REGISTER  |  LOGIN  |  HELP
Feature
Electronics & Test

Added Value Electronics Turn Normal Batteries Into Smart Battery Packs

NO RATINGS
1 saves
< Previous Page 2 / 3 Next >
View Comments: Oldest First|Newest First|Threaded View
Rob Spiegel
User Rank
Blogger
Advances in battery technology
Rob Spiegel   11/13/2013 9:47:41 AM
NO RATINGS
Now that we rely so much on batteries -- for nearly every device we use during the day -- it's good to see the technology of batteries advancing like this.

Greg M. Jung
User Rank
Platinum
Re: Advances in battery technology
Greg M. Jung   11/28/2013 9:12:16 PM
NO RATINGS
Agreed.  Its easy to take for granted the advanced and complex technology that allows these smart battery packs to work so well.  These electronics allow batteries to perform safely and effectively in many of today's demanding applications.

Rob Spiegel
User Rank
Blogger
Re: Advances in battery technology
Rob Spiegel   12/2/2013 7:13:58 PM
NO RATINGS
Now if we can only see a major technology breakthrough in car batteries.

Cabe Atwell
User Rank
Blogger
Re: Advances in battery technology
Cabe Atwell   1/20/2014 5:43:56 PM
NO RATINGS
Indeed Rob, advancements in EV batteries for greater efficiency and distance should be on par with mobile devices, however I don't see the demand being on the same level as smart devices.

Rob Spiegel
User Rank
Blogger
Re: Advances in battery technology
Rob Spiegel   1/22/2014 3:38:28 PM
NO RATINGS
I think you're right Cabe. I also don't think the competitive forces are as strong as with smart devices. Of course, that could change once there's a breakthrough in technology.

Partner Zone
Latest Analysis
Some cars are more reliable than others, but even the vehicles at the bottom of this year’s Consumer Reports reliability survey are vastly better than those of 20 years ago in the key areas of powertrain and hardware, experts said this week.
While risk management sounds like one activity, in order to be conducted effectively, it must be broken down into three sub-components: risk assessment, risk monitoring, and response planning.
Many of the materials in this slideshow are resins or elastomers, plus reinforced materials, styrenics, and PLA masterbatches. Applications range from automotive and aerospace to industrial, consumer electronics and wearables, consumer goods, medical and healthcare, as well as sporting goods, and materials for protecting food and beverages.
In a speech at China's National People’s Congress in Beijing this month, Premier Li Keqiang laid out plans to revamp the country's manufacturing infrastructure with advanced technology.
While many larger companies are still reluctant to rely on wireless networks to transmit important information in industrial settings, there is an increasing acceptance rate of the newer, more robust wireless options that are now available.
More:Blogs|News
Design News Webinar Series
2/25/2015 11:00 a.m. California / 2:00 p.m. New York
12/11/2014 8:00 a.m. California / 11:00 a.m. New York
12/10/2014 8:00 a.m. California / 11:00 a.m. New York
3/31/2015 11:00 a.m. California / 2:00 p.m. New York
Quick Poll
The Continuing Education Center offers engineers an entirely new way to get the education they need to formulate next-generation solutions.
Mar 30 - Apr3, Getting Hands-On with Cypress’ PSoC
SEMESTERS: 1  |  2  |  3  |  4  |  5  |  67


Focus on Fundamentals consists of 45-minute on-line classes that cover a host of technologies. You learn without leaving the comfort of your desk. All classes are taught by subject-matter experts and all are archived. So if you can't attend live, attend at your convenience.
Learn More   |   Login   |   Archived Classes
Twitter Feed
Design News Twitter Feed
Like Us on Facebook

Sponsored Content

Technology Marketplace

Copyright © 2015 UBM Canon, A UBM company, All rights reserved. Privacy Policy | Terms of Service