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Water-based electrolytic capacitors: From plague to indispensable component

Created by Christian Kasper, Technical Support Capacitors, Rutronik Elektronische Bauelemente GmbH |   Knowledge

Water-based electrolytic capacitors have had a bad image ever since the famous “capacitor plague”. And wrongly so, because they now meet key requirements in modern-day electronics – and there are new alternatives in the form of polymer hybrid capacitors.

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A world of contrasts and colors: Passive Matrix OLEDs

Created by Vincenzo Santoro, Senior Marketing Manager Displays, Rutronik Elektronische Bauelemente GmbH |   Knowledge

Passive matrix OLEDs are high-contrast, thin, and energy-saving. They are also being increasingly used in industrial applications. Which advantages and disadvantages do they offer and when does a Design-In-Process make sense?

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3D-NAND flash architectures - Triple level cell is followed by quadruple level cell: What 3D-NAND development has to offer

Created by Daniel Zajcev, Rutronik Elektronische Bauelemente GmbH |   Knowledge

3D-NAND flash is about to make a breakthrough. The new memory technology has made enormous progress in recent years and offers an interesting alternative to the established 2D-NAND memories used in SSDs. Next generation memory architectures, such as QLC NAND, show the direction of development.

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Battery formation: your critical bottleneck? Infineon landing page

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The world witnesses a rapid rise in the number of battery powered devices - among them more and more electric vehicles (EVs). Consequently, battery manufacturers see themselves confronted with a steady growing demand and hence with the challenge to increase efficiency throughout their factories. Also in battery formation - the known bottleneck given the big investment and the extremely time consuming...

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Security first!

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The more powerful and all-embracing the Internet becomes, and the more advanced the components that make connected devices “smart” become, the more areas of application are being opened up. In combination with software, microcontrollers form the heart and soul of sensor technology within Industry 4.0 and IoT technologies. While the connectivity of smart factories and smart homes offers immense potential for...

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