Panasonic – New “Soft PGS” Compressible Type Thermal Interface Material


        Panasonic’s new Thermal Management material, “Soft PGS”, is an ideal Thermal Interface Material (TIM) solution designed with high compressibility characteristics to reduce contact thermal resistance between rough surfaces in extremely thin spaces. Custom cut to IGBT Module footprints, Soft PGS contributes to long life and increased performance of power modules by providing high thermostability […]

Panasonic – Ready-To-Use Modules with Built-In, Bluetooth Technology


Designed for operation in harsh RF environments Panasonic’s Bluetooth modules can be designed into all types of electronic devices. Features include high data rates, long range, reduced power consumption (under 4mA), common hardware and software interfaces for interchangeability.

Panasonic – AMG8831: Grid-EYE Infrared Array Sensor


Grid-EYE is an 8 x 8 (64) pixel infrared array sensor. The integrated circuit performs a selected calculation that allows mapping of specific temperature data as thermal image. The sensor can detect temperature changes in 60 degree angle. This sensor offers digital output (I2C) for thermal presence, direction, and temperature values. The built-in lens includes […]

Panasonic – Offering A Wide Range of Sensors for Automotive and Industrial Applications


Panasonic is a leading supplier of specialty sensor technologies, offering a wide array of sensor types including acceleration, angular, PIR motion, pressure, temperature and the new Grid-EYE infrared array sensor technology. PIR Motion Sensor (PaPIRs): Sensors for Automotive and Industrial Applications Simplified circuitry with fully integrated sensor design. Only 1mA current consumption, suitable for battery-driven […]

FTM April 2015 Americas Edition


This month’s Application Spotlight is Connectivity. Featured Articles from: Cypress: Making Made Easy…Now with Bluetooth Low Energy Laird: Intelligent BT/BLE Dongle Featuring smartBASIC NO EXTERNAL Bluetooth Stack Needed! Panasonic: Bluetooth Low Energy RF Module, Wireless Charging Control LSI, PAN1026 Series RF Module and NFC Tag LSI Microchip: Long Range Meets Low Power Stay up to […]

Future Connectivity Solutions – Which Bluetooth Low Energy Solution is Right for You?


By: Matt Rose, Western Region Wireless Specialist, Future Connectivity Solutions Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) is the hottest protocol on the market now. In little over five years it has established itself as the de facto point-to-point wireless standard for a number of low power and small-footprint applications. With billions of BLE-enabled smart devices on the […]

Panasonic – Bluetooth Low Energy RF Module, Wireless Charging Control LSI, PAN1026 Series RF Module and NFC Tag LSI


Bluetooth® Low Energy RF Module PAN1326B/1316B Series The New PAN1326B/1316B Series Bluetooth RF Modules from Panasonic feature both Bluetooth Low Energy and Bluetooth connectivity, based on Texas Instruments’ new CC2564B controller, in an easy-to-use RF Module format. This improved dual-mode Bluetooth SMART READY Module has increased system and power efficiency. Wireless Charging Control LSI High-Performance […]

Panasonic – Fast Facts About Polymer and Hybrid Capacitors


Capacitors may seem simple enough, but specifying them has grown more complex in recent years. The reason why comes down to freedom of choice. The universe of capacitors has expanded greatly over the past few years, in large part due to capacitor designs that take advantage of advances in conductive polymers. These advanced components sometimes […]

Panasonic – HE-V Series Power Relays, ERZ-E5 Series ZNR Metal-Oxide Varistors, ECW-U Series Film Capacitors and NN30 Series DC/DC Step Down Regulators


HE-V Series Power Relays Space-Saving, High-Capacity DC Cutoff Relays The HE-V Series is designed for usage within the solar, energy storage and inverter markets as a way to increase system efficiency as well as provide protection from high inrush currents. When connected in series, the two 1 form A contacts can cut off loads with […]