TITLE

Proper handling helps make the most of Li-ion batteries

AUTHOR(S)
Schindler, Matt
PUB. DATE
December 1996
SOURCE
EDN;12/05/96, Vol. 41 Issue 25, p179
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Talks about carefully designed circuits to help avoid the dire outcomes of charging or discharging Lithium-ion batteries. Variation in the rules and requirements for battery charging; Linear regulators in battery chargers; Power dissipation in a switch-mode regulator; On-resistance ar a major source of loss in switching transistor. INSET: Why lithium?..
ACCESSION #
9703074961

 

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