All Entries in the Tag : IP

RF Capacitor Material for Use in PCBs

A novel ceramic-functional-particle-filled polymer composite material has been developed for the use either in discrete elements on the PCB or in being embedded within the packaging substrate for high-frequency circuit applications.

: Other, R&D | , ,

Printed electronics components are a reality

AC Electroluminescent (EL) displays are simple, screen printed light emitting displays that require an AC power source. They are built of low cost, light emitting segments that can be relatively thin and conformable.

: R&D |

Scientists turn metal into glass

Materials scientists have long sought to form glass from pure, mono-atomic metals and now modern day alchemists have done exactly that!

: Materials, Metals |

Advanced Battery Tech From Recycled Cigarettes

Warren Buffett popularized the notion of investing in “cigarette butt” stocks. That is, extracting one last “puff” of value out of discarded stocks trading below liquidation value. Well, get ready to put a new spin on the term.

: EDLC, R&D | ,

Hemp May Beat Graphene as Ideal Supercapacitor Material

As hemp makes a comeback in the U.S. after a decades-long ban on its cultivation, scientists are reporting that fibers from the plant can pack as much energy and power as graphene, long-touted as the model material for supercapacitors.

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Patent Lithium Ion Capacitor

Lithium Ion Capacitor wherein X is at least one element selected from boron, aluminum, silicon, phosphorus, and arsenic, Y is a halogen, Z is lithium or magnesium, m is an integer from 3 to 6, and n is an integer from 0 to 5, provided that m+n≧3. Z+.[X(CN)m(Y)n].

: Other, R&D | ,

Routing Of Mems Variable Capacitors For Rf Applications

The present invention generally relates to a variable capacitor for RF and microwave applications. The variable capacitor includes a bond pad that has a plurality of cells electrically coupled thereto. Each of the plurality of cells has a plurality of MEMS devices therein.

: Other, R&D | , ,