Blog: Electronics in Action

Electronics are more than components and volts. The support, design, and technology behind the electronics make all the difference.

Our blog, Electronics in Action, is here to help you learn more about electronic design and meet the people behind the products at Wurth Electronics Midcom. Subscribe to the blog to receive each post by email, or click below to learn more about your favorite category:

Sep 19, 2017 (EMC Components)

EMC Basics: Chip Bead Ferrites & Reading Datasheets

In this second installment of our four-part blog series on EMC basics, we'll discuss chip bead ferrites and how to read a datasheet.

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Sep 12, 2017 (EMC Components)

EMC Basics: What Is EMC?

In this first installment of our four-part blog series on EMC basics, we'll give you an overview of EMC and how it may concern you and your company.

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Aug 30, 2017 (Power Magnetics)

Announcing MID-LLCEPC: A New Transformer Package for LLC Applications

Wurth Electronics Midcom is proud to introduce a new, one-of-a-kind transformer package for LLC applications: MID-LLCEPC.

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Jul 1, 2017 (Other Product News)

Off The Clock Challenge Winners Announced!

The Wurth Electronics Off The Clock Design Challenge winners are announced!

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Jun 16, 2017 (Other Product News)

Off The Clock Challenge Voting Begins

The Wurth Electronics Off The Clock Design Challenge voting process has begun!

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Jun 13, 2017 (Distribution)

Meet the Distribution Team at Wurth Electronics! [Part 2 of 2]

We work with distribution partners around the globe to provide the best products and support possible. Meet the second half of our distribution team at Wurth Electronics!

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Jun 6, 2017 (Distribution)

Meet the Distribution Team at Wurth Electronics! [Part 1 of 2]

We work with distribution partners around the globe to provide the best products and support possible. Meet the first half of our distribution team at Wurth Electronics!

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May 31, 2017 (Other Product News)

Off The Clock Challenge Continues

The Wurth Electronics Off The Clock Design Challenge is in full swing with five contenders working hard on their designs.

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May 25, 2017 (EMC Components)

Shielded vs. Unshielded Inductors for SMPS

In this fourth and final installment of our blog series on switched mode power supplies (SMPS), we explain the difference between shielded and unshielded inductors and provide resources for learning more about SMPS.

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May 23, 2017 (EMC Components)

EMI Noise Sources for SMPS

In this third installment of our four-part blog series on switched mode power supplies (SMPS), we cover the topic of EMI noise sources for SMPS.

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May 18, 2017 (EMC Components)

Transmission Modes & Filter Topologies for SMPS

In this second installment of our four-part blog series, we explain transmission modes and filter topologies for switched mode power supplies (SMPS).

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May 16, 2017 (EMC Components)

Requirements in EMC for Switched Mode Power Supply (SMPS)

In this first installment of our new four-part blog series, we walk you through the EMC requirements you need to know when making improvements for your filter design for switched mode power supply (SMPS).

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Apr 5, 2017 (Other Product News)

Wurth Electronics Midcom Makes a Statement at APEC 2017

Applied Power Electronics Conference (APEC) has historically been one of Wurth Electronics' favorite shows to be an exhibitor. Read on to find out how this year went!

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Mar 23, 2017 (Other Product News)

Wurth Electronics Midcom's Smart Transformer Selector Now Integrated with STMicroelectronics' eDesignSuite

Two of the most helpful product selection tools have joined together to make electronic designing and selection a breeze.

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Mar 21, 2017 (Other Product News)

APEC 2017: Stop by Booth #811 to Meet Stephen, Jason, Pierre and John

This year, Wurth Electronics is excited that we will have over 50 employees traveling to Tampa, FL to attend APEC 2017! With so many employees attending the conference we thought we would give you a chance to meet a handful of them. Meet are Stephen, Jason, Pierre and John

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Mar 16, 2017 (Other Product News)

Texas Instruments’ (TI) High Power IEEE802.3bt PoE PD featuring Wurth Electronics .bt LAN Transformer is set to “Light Up” APEC 2017

LED lighting is a very common technology in industrial, residential and commercial applications as it has the benefits of a longer operational life, higher energy efficiency and smaller form-factor. The ability to control these lighting ballasts in connected lighting applications has launched this system into the era of the Internet of Things (IoT).

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Mar 14, 2017 (Other Product News)

Can You Design it Better than Mike?

Who is Mike? What did he design? Why should you design it better than him? We answer all these pressing questions in this post on our blog!

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Mar 12, 2017 (Other Product News)

Off the Clock Contenders Announced!

Wurth Electronics has selected five applicants to contend in the “Off the Clock Design Challenge.” These five contenders include: Christopher McMahan, Dheera Venkatraman, Josue Alejandro Gutierrez, Nicholas Su, and Robert van Leeuwen.

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Mar 8, 2017 (Other Product News)

Scaling Wireless Charging to High-Power Applications

Wireless charging is becoming increasingly prevalent. Ruwanga Dassanayake, Product Line Manager for Semtech's Power Magagement and High-Reliability Products Group explains further in this post.

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Mar 7, 2017 (Other Product News)

APEC 2017: Stop by Booth #811 to Meet Jesse, Matt, Lorandt, Emil, and Thibault!

This year, Wurth Electronics is excited that we will have over 50 employees traveling to Tampa, FL to attend APEC 2017! With so many employees attending the conference we thought we would give you a chance to meet a handful of them.

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Mar 2, 2017 (Other Product News)

APEC 2017: Complete Seminar Schedule for Wurth Electronics Speakers

Attending APEC 2017? So are we! Check out our complete seminar schedule to make sure you don't miss any of our excellent presentations by Wurth Electronics speakers.

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Feb 28, 2017 (Other Product News)

Monolithic Power Systems, Inc. (MPS)-mEZ Plug & Play Power Module Solutions Featuring Wurth Electronics Power Inductors and Capacitors

MPS's open-frame modules provide easy-to-use, plug & play power solutions with pre-programmed output voltage options available. Join us at APEC 2017 for a technical presentation at no cost!

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Jan 9, 2017 (Other Product News)

Off the Clock Design Challenge: Calling All Tinkerers!

Want a chance to win a 3D printer, soldering station, or other awesome prizes? Apply for our Off the Clock Design Challenge — built for those who like to tinker!

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