Electromagnetics

Mahle Moving Into Wireless Charging

MAHLE has recently acquired a license package from WiTricity for its magnetic resonance technology. With this move, the company plans to become a supplier of wireless charging technology for electric vehicles.  “This addition to the MAHLE portfolio provides us with […]

Electromagnetics

European Space Agency Swarm Mission Pinpoints New Magnetic North and Geomagnetic Jerks

The European Space Agency’s Swarm Mission, a trio of satellites (pictured above) launched six years ago to advance understanding of Earth’s magnetic shield, has recently yielded new explanations on two of its most intriguing phenomena – the constant shifting of the […]

Electromagnetics

Waelzholz High-Strength Electrical Steel Strip with Precisely Defined Magnetic Properties Showcased at CWIEME Berlin

Waelzholz GmbH & Co. showcased its electrical steel strip grades with precisely defined magnetic properties at CWIEME held in Berlin in May, particularly its stress-bearing high-strength and ultra-high-strength grades for use in high-frequency automotive drives.  Due to their high engine speeds, electric […]

Electromagnetics

Premier Magnetics Adds Line of Frequency-Optimized Planar Transformers

Premier Magnetics has introduced a new line of frequency-optimized planar transformers optimized for 200-700 KHz switching applications. The PM-PTxxx Series offers models with ratings to 250W that are designed for forward converter, full/half bridge and active clamp applications utilizing switching frequencies between 200 KHz and […]