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Summer 2015

Wearable Medical Devices Embrace Lithium Polymer Cells
Jeffrey VanZwol, VP, Business Development, ICCNexergy, Inc.
Chris Turner, VP, Technology, ICCNexergy, Inc.

Five Building Blocks of Self-Powered Wireless Sensor Nodes
Niranjan Pathare, Battery Management Solutions Marketing, Texas Instruments
Will Cooper, MSP Microcontroller Product Marketing, Texas Instruments

Protecting Batteries that Protect Your Power System
Wally Vahlstrom, Director of Technical Services, Emerson Network Power, Electrical Reliability Services

How to Use an SMU Instrument in Charge/Discharge Cycling for
Battery Characterization
Mary Anne Tupta, Keithley Instruments, a Tektronix Company

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Spring 2015

Batteries: An Integrated Solution
Jennifer A. Eirich, Marketing Manager, ODYSSEY Battery, Specialty and Rail, EnerSys
George Brendahl, Marketing Manager, Utility and Nuclear,

Preventing Counterfeiting: Challenges and Selection Criteria for an Ideal Authentication Solution
Robert Rozario, Infineon Technologies North America Corp.

Extending Battery Life: A Routine Maintenance Schedule Can Dramatically Improve the Life of Flooded Lead-Acid Batteries
Fred Wehmeyer, Senior Vice President of Engineering, US Battery Manufacturing

Battery Management with an Intelligent Battery Sensor is Vital to the Success of Future Automotive Designs
Christopher Lohmeier, R&D Engineer, Vishay Intertechnology
Tom Veik, Sr. Engineering Technician,
Vishay Intertechnology

Engineering Firm Uses LMS Imagine.Lab Amesim to Optimize Driving Range of Electric Vehicles
Sebastian Brixner, System Engineer, Continental Engineering Services
Julie Ercolani-Peck, Marketing Manager
, Siemens PLM Software

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Fall 2014

Battery Diagnostics and Monitoring Advancements in Battery Test Technologies
Cadex Electronics, Inc.

Achieving Compliance to Small Format Battery Pack Standards
Energy Assurance LLC

Switch to New ID Reader Helps Battery  Manufacturer Solve Read Rate and Interface Problems
Exide Technologies

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Summer 2014

2014 Resource Guide

Testing Needs and Challenges of Today’s Battery Researchers and Manufacturers
Arbin Instruments

Overcoming the Challenges in the Power Electronics Industry
Epec Engineered Technologies

Changing Focus of Battery Chargers for Differing Battery Chemistries 
Advanced Charger Technologies

Demand Increases Worldwide for US-Made Batteries in Emerging Markets
Trojan Battery Co., LLC

Power System Protection Through Monitoring and Remote Services Improves Availability
Emerson Network Power

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Spring 2014

Improving the Coulombic Efficiency and Lifetime of Li-Ion Cells Demands High Precision, High Accuracy Testing
Chris Burns, PhD Student, Dalhousie University
Charles Cimino, Marketing Director, Keithley Instruments, Inc.

Rapid Charging for Battery-Powered Portable Devices
Michelle Li and Jinrong Qian, Texas Instruments

Managing Fleet Batteries and Knowing When to Retire Them
Cadex Electronics, Inc.  

Organic Mega Flow Battery Promises Breakthrough for Renewable Energy
Harvard University

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Winter 2014

CoveraUPS Goes Green to Save Green
David Chetham-Strode, WW Product Manager – Enterprise Infrastructure Solutions, HP

When Rubber Stamping is Not Enough
Isidor Buchmann, CEO and Founder, Cadex Electronics, Inc.

Growth in Battery Industry Sparks the Need for Battery Innovation Center
Liza Wormus, Media and Communications Specialist, Cincinnati Sub-Zero Products, Inc.

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- Li-Ion Battery Technology Delivers High Power for Data Center UPS Installations

- Battery Demands for Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow

- Understanding When and Why You Need UPS Battery Replacement

- Charging Forward: A Resurgence of the EV Movement and the Role Charging Infrastructure Plays in Continuing the Momentum

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