Defining, Designing and Delivering Start-Stop System Benefits

January 24, 2014 by  
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Frank Dehmelt

Mahmoud Harmouch

By Frank Dehmelt and Mahmoud Harmouch, Texas Instruments

This article describes what start-stop is and the prerequisites for an automotive start-stop system, including its implementation and benefits.

Infineon power electronics packaging sets standard for high-current capability, efficiency

January 30, 2012 by  
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Infineon Technologies AG has introduced an innovative package technology that provides high-current capability and high efficiency for demanding automotive electronics applications, including electric and hybrid vehicles.

Maxwell Technologies and ANSYS release ultracapacitor components library for Simplorer

August 4, 2009 by  
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August 4, 2009 – ANSYS, Inc. said an ultracapacitor components library from Maxwell Technologies is  available at for use in ANSYS Simplorer® technology. The components library, which includes the latest innovations for Maxwell BOOSTCAP® ultracapacitor cells and multi-cell modules, makes it easier for automotive power engineers developing hybrid vehicles to use ultracapacitor energy-storage device models in their simulations.