Blog: Electronics in Action

Here you can find some of our older blog posts, set aside to make navigating our page easier.

Nov 17, 2016 (Other Product News)

Q&A with Ismael Molina Alba, Presenter at DesignCon 2017

Meet Ismael Molina Alba, a Product Manager and presenter at DesignCon 2017.

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Oct 26, 2016 (Other Product News)

Gleanergy Demonstration Kit at EHS USA in November 2016

Energy Harvesting & Storage USA in Santa Clara, CA is right around the corner, and Wurth Electronics Midcom will be there! If you’re in the area, please join us for a deeper understanding of 'Gleanergy'.

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Oct 10, 2016 (Other Product News)

Meet Us at DesignCon 2017 for a Special EMI Tech Session!

DesignCon 2017 is right around the corner, and Wurth Electronics Midcom will be there! If you’re in the area, please join us for a special EMI technical session by one of our Product Managers, Ismael Molina Alba.

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Oct 4, 2016 (Other Product News)

Tips for Internship Applicants: Q&A with Dean Huumala

Applying for a college internship is a bit of an art form. Read on to learn useful tips from Dean Huumala, our Hiring Manager, on applying and interviewing for a college internship!

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Sep 27, 2016 (Other Product News)

Engineering Internship at Wurth Electronics Midcom: Q&A with Dean Huumala

At Wurth Electronics Midcom, we’re known for our hands-on internship program. We spoke with our Hiring Manager, Dean Huumala, to tell you all about the engineering internship and what he looks for when hiring interns.

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Sep 16, 2016 (EMC Components)

Cómo Funcionan Los Common Mode Chokes

Vamos a examinar la función y operación de un Common Mode Choke y la forma en que reduce la interferencia no deseada.

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Sep 9, 2016 (EMC Components)

Como Funciona Um Indutor De Modo Comum

Vamos examinar a função e operação de um indutor de modo comum e o modo como ele reduz interferências indesejadas.

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Sep 2, 2016 (Other Product News)

Why Use Aluminum Polymer Capacitors?

We will look specifically at the polymer type and how it compares to the traditional construction. We will conclude this series with an overview of the enemies and applications of aluminum electrolytic capacitors.

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Aug 26, 2016 (Other Product News)

Construction of Aluminum Electrolytic Capacitors: Pros and Cons

Here, we will take a closer look at the traditional construction of aluminum electrolytic capacitors, including their advantages and disadvantages.

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Aug 19, 2016 (Other Product News)

Introduction to Aluminum Capacitors: Traditional Electrolytic vs. Polymer

In this blog series, we will look at the difference between the two main types of aluminum capacitors: traditional electrolytic and solid polymer. Read on to learn the most important factors in comparing aluminum electrolytic capacitors.

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Aug 8, 2016 (Meet Us Monday)

Meet Us Monday: Amelia Thompson, Marketing and Communications Coordinator, Watertown, SD

Meet Amelia Thompson, Marketing and Communications Coordinator in Watertown, SD.

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Aug 1, 2016 (Meet Us Monday)

Meet Us Monday: Diana Flora, Accounting Clerk, Watertown, SD

Meet Diana Flora, Accounting Clerk in Watertown, SD.

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Jul 25, 2016 (Midcom, Meet Us Monday)

Meet Us Monday: Jason Rucker, Area Sales Manager, New York, USA

Meet Jason Rucker, Area Sales Manager in New York, USA.

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Jul 18, 2016 (Midcom, Meet Us Monday)

Meet Us Monday: Kyle Moldenhauer, Field Applications Engineer, Americas

Meet Kyle Moldenhauer, Field Applications Engineer in the Americas.

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Jul 11, 2016 (Midcom, Meet Us Monday)

Meet Us Monday: Sherry Peschong, Design for Manufacturing Analyst, Watertown, SD

Meet Sherry Peschong, Design for Manufacturing Analyst, in Watertown, SD.

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Jul 11, 2016 (Wireless Power)

New Wireless Power Infographic from Wurth Electronics Midcom

If you’ve been reading our blog lately, you know that we are pretty excited about wireless power transfer at Wurth Electronics Midcom. Now, we have even created a special wireless power transfer infographic to help illustrate the ideas for you!

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Jun 27, 2016 (Wireless Power)

How Wurth Electronics Midcom Constructs Wireless Power Charging Coils

In this blog post, discover how our wireless power charging coils at Würth Elektronik are constructed -- either for Qi or any other power transfer application.

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Jun 27, 2016 (Midcom, Meet Us Monday)

Meet Us Monday: David Rosales, Area Sales Manager, Guadalajara, Mexico

Meet David Rosales, Area Sales Manager, in Guadalajara, Mexico.

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Jun 21, 2016 (Wireless Power)

Wireless Power Standards: The Wireless Power Consortium (Qi) vs. the AirFuel Alliance

In this blog post, learn the main differences between the three main wireless power compliance standards, and see how the AirFuel Alliance stacks up to Qi.

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Jun 20, 2016 (Midcom, Meet Us Monday)

Meet Us Monday: Heather McGhee, Team Leader - Growth & Retention, Watertown, SD

Meet Heather McGhee, Team Leader for Growth & Retention, in Watertown, SD.

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Jun 14, 2016 (Wireless Power)

Introduction to Wireless Power Transfer: Benefits, Markets, and Applications

Wireless power transfer is a hot new topic in the electronics industry. In this blog post, learn the benefits, markets, and applications of wireless power.

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Jun 13, 2016 (Midcom, Meet Us Monday)

Meet Us Monday: Suravi Karmacharya, Product Applications Engineer, Milpitas, CA

Meet Suravi Karmacharya, Product Applications Engineer in Milpitas, CA.

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Jun 7, 2016 (EMC Components)

Sinais de modo Comum x Sinais de Modo Diferencial

Este post vai discutir como resolver problemas de interferência eletromagnética (EMI) com indutores de modo comum e as vantagens de usá-los em relação a outras soluções.

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Jun 6, 2016 (Midcom, Meet Us Monday)

Meet Us Monday: Nicki Mandery, Distribution Web Content and Marketing Coordinator, Watertown, SD

Meet Nicki Mandery, Distribution Web Content and Marketing Coordinator in Watertown, SD.

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May 30, 2016 (Midcom, Meet Us Monday)

Meet Us Monday: Marcel Thielke, Global Account Manager, Watertown, SD

Meet Marcel Thielke, Global Account Manager in Watertown, SD.

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May 23, 2016 (Midcom, Meet Us Monday)

Meet Us Monday: Michael Manzi, Regional Sales Manager, Milpitas, CA

Meet Michael Manzi, Regional Sales Manager in Milpitas, CA.

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May 17, 2016 (EMC Components)

Señales de Modo Común Vs. a las Señales de Modo Diferencial

Este post va a discutir la forma de resolver los problemas de EMI con inductores de modo común y las ventajas de su uso frente a otras soluciones.

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May 16, 2016 (Midcom, Meet Us Monday)

Meet Us Monday: Heather Fedt, Inside Sales Manager, Watertown, SD

Meet Heather Fedt, Inside Sales Manager in Watertown, SD.

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May 9, 2016 (Midcom, Meet Us Monday)

Meet Us Monday: Eduardo Maldonado, Operations Liaison Manager, Watertown, SD

Meet Eduardo Maldonado, Operations Liaison Manager in Watertown, SD.

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May 2, 2016 (Midcom, Meet Us Monday)

Meet Us Monday: Lindsey Esche, Marketing and Communications Manager, Watertown, SD

Meet Lindsey Esche, Marketing and Communications Manager in Watertown, SD.

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Apr 17, 2016 (Midcom, Meet Us Monday)

Meet Us Monday: Shasta Cox, Key Account Manager, Milpitas, CA

Meet Shasta Cox, Key Account Manager in Milpitas, CA.

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Apr 11, 2016 (Midcom, Meet Us Monday)

Meet Us Monday: Dawn Dehne, Distribution Inside Sales Representative, Watertown, SD

Meet Dawn Dehne, Distribution Inside Sales Representative in Watertown, SD.

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Apr 9, 2016 (EMC Components)

Customize Your Connectors with Our New WE Plus Service!

Do you need to optimize production or reliability for prototypes in small series or prototype volumes? If so, you’ll be pleased to hear about our new customized connectors service: WE Plus!

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Apr 4, 2016 (EMC Components)

Escolhendo o EMC Ferrite correto

Existe uma ampla variedade de ferrites EMC. Nesse artigo descrevemos seis tipos de ferrites de modo a ajudar você a escolher o melhor item para seu projeto.

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Apr 4, 2016 (Midcom, Meet Us Monday)

Meet Us Monday: Thomas Miskin, Regional Sales Manager, Rutherford, NJ

Meet Thomas Miskin, Regional Sales Manager in Rutherford, NJ.

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Apr 2, 2016 (Other Product News)

APEC in a Nutshell: Recap of Wurth Electronics Midcom at APEC 2016

Were you able to attend the APEC in Long Beach, CA, this year? Here's a recap of Wurth Electronics Midcom at APEC 2016. We had such a blast!

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Mar 28, 2016 (Midcom, Meet Us Monday)

Meet Us Monday: Sue Paulson, R&D Lab Operator, Watertown, SD

Meet Sue Pauslon, R&D Lab Operator in Watertown, SD.

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Mar 14, 2016 (EMC Components)

Eligiendo la Ferrita EMC correcta

Hay una amplia variedad de ferritas EMC para elegir. Este artículo establece seis tipos de ferritas y le ayuda a seleccionar la mejor ferrita para su diseño.

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Mar 14, 2016 (Midcom, Meet Us Monday)

Meet Us Monday: Laura Moreno, Inside Sales Representative, Guadalajara, MX

Meet Laura Moreno, Inside Sales Representative in Guadalajara, MX..

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Mar 7, 2016 (Wireless Power)

Wurth Electronics Midcom Transformers in G.FAST Modems

G.FAST is the latest approved broadband DSL standard which is poised to bring fiber-like internet speeds to consumer residences at an affordable cost to the masses.

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Mar 7, 2016 (Midcom, Meet Us Monday)

Meet Us Monday: Brandon Leichtenberg, Distribution Inside Sales Representative, Watertown, SD

Meet Brandon Leichtenberg, Distribution Inside Sales Representative at the Watertown, SD office.

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Mar 7, 2016 (Other Product News)

Wurth Electronics Midcom Transformers in G.FAST Modems

G.FAST is the latest approved broadband DSL standard which is poised to bring fiber-like internet speeds to consumer residences at an affordable cost to the masses.

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Mar 4, 2016 (Other Product News)

Ten Reasons Why We’re (Booth) #001 at APEC 2016

Attending APEC 2016 in Long Beach, California? Booth #001 is waiting for you.

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Mar 3, 2016 (Other Product News)

GLEANERGY: Energy Harvesting Wireless Sensor Node Development Platform

We partnered with Linear Technology on the "Gleanergy” platform to demonstrate the ability to utilize one, or multiple ambient energy sources.

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Feb 29, 2016 (Midcom, Meet Us Monday)

Meet Us Monday: Sarah Shepard, Planning & Forecast Analyst , Watertown, SD

Meet Sarah Shepard, Planning & Forecast Analyst at the Watertown, SD office.

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Feb 29, 2016 (EMC Components)

Expert Industry Knowledge: Interview with Kenneth Wyatt

Meet Kenneth Wyatt, a consultant in electromagnetic compatbility (EMC) design and training.

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Feb 23, 2016 (Other Product News)

Hidden Gems at APEC 2016

APEC is more than just an exhibition for us. It’s an educational conference. Here’s what you’ll learn from Wurth Electronics Midcom at APEC 2016-- off the exhibition floor.

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Feb 21, 2016 (Midcom, Meet Us Monday)

Meet Us Monday: Scott Pelhank, VP of Sales, Elgin, IL

Meet Scott Pelhank, VP of Sales located in Elgin, IL.

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Feb 21, 2016 (Wireless Power)

Integrated Device Technology (IDT) - Plug-and-Play Wireless Power Reference Kits Featuring Würth Elektronik Wireless Charging Coils

IDT's turnkey wireless power kits make integrating wireless charging easy, affordable and practical for a broad range of consumer electronics.

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Feb 14, 2016 (Midcom, Meet Us Monday)

Meet Us Monday: Calvin Hwung, Semiconductor Partnership Manager, Milpitas, CA

Meet Calvin Hwung, Semiconductor Partnership Manager in the Milpitas, CA office.

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Feb 9, 2016 (Press-Fit Technology)

Factors to Consider when Using Power Elements Products

Some important factors to consider when designing a power-to-board solution with our Power Elements products include the derating behaviors, manufacturing guidelines, and necessary tools.

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Feb 9, 2016 (Other Product News)

5 Things You Should Know for APEC 2016 by Lindsey Esche

APEC is coming around to Long Beach again, and Lindsey thought it would be fun and helpful to share with you my top tips for APEC 2016. Follow Wurth Electronics Midcom on Twitter and like us on Facebook for exciting updates as we near APEC 2016 in March!

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Feb 8, 2016 (Midcom, Meet Us Monday)

Meet Us Monday: Tammy Davis, HR Manager, Watertown, SD

Meet Tammy Davis, HR Manager at the Watertown, SD office.

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Feb 3, 2016 (Press-Fit Technology)

5 Different Configuration Types of Power Elements Products

Wurth Electronics Midcom offers five different configuration types of products within the Power Elements family. This post will cover each one.

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Jan 27, 2016 (Press-Fit Technology)

Advantages of Power Elements Products

With a high current capability and extremely low contact resistance (plus a lower price), the Power Elements products from Wurth Electronics Midcom prove to be a better solution than high-power terminal blocks.

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Jan 25, 2016 (Midcom, Meet Us Monday)

Meet Us Monday: Daniel Gammill, Area Sales Manager, South Central United States

Meet Daniel Gammill, Area Sales Manager, for the South Central United States.

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Jan 18, 2016 (Midcom, Meet Us Monday)

Meet Us Monday: Lory Wilkens, R&D Lab Operator, Watertown, SD Office

Meet Lory Wilkens, a R&D Lab Operator at the Watertown, SD Office.

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Jan 15, 2016 (Press-Fit Technology)

Introduction to Power Elements: Terminal with Press-Fit Technology

This blog post will provide a brief overview of the technical specifications and typical applications of Wurth Electronics Midcom’s high-power connector solution, the Power Elements.

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Jan 11, 2016 (Midcom, Meet Us Monday)

Meet Us Monday: Don Rigdon, President, Watertown, SD Office

Meet Don Rigdon, President of Wurth Electronics Midcom, located in the Watertown, SD Office.

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Jan 7, 2016 (EMC Components)

WE-ExB Common Mode Choke Product Overview

Wurth Electronics Midcom's WE-ExB series of common mode power line chokes offers a wide range of coverage thanks to the chokes' manganese zinc and nickel zinc makeup. They are ideal for generic common mode filters, mains line filters, and all types of power electronics filtering.

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