31 Dec '11, 9pm

To celebrate the last day of 2011, we present #1 in our app note countdown. This tutorial won by over 60,000 votes!

To celebrate the last day of 2011, we present #1 in our app note countdown. This tutorial won by over 60,000 votes!

Abstract: Switching power supplies offer higher efficiency than traditional linear power supplies. They can step-up, step-down, and invert. Some designs can isolate output voltage from the input. This article outlines the different types of switching regulators used in DC-DC conversion. It also reviews and compares the various control techniques for these converters.

Full article: http://www.maxim-ic.com/app-notes/index.mvp/id/2031

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