Introducing Fairchild’s Online Design Tools: Part 6: Input Voltage Analysis and Input Capacitance Calculation for Single-ended Flyback Converter
Mar 3, 2014

The input voltage and the input capacitance can influence performance in a flyback converter. Let’s look at how to analyze the input voltage and calcu…

Introducing Fairchild’s Online Design Tools Part 5: Switching Components in Flyback Converters
Feb 27, 2014

When selecting switching components for a flyback converter, it’s important to consider voltage and current stress. Let’s take a look at how these two…

Introducing Fairchild’s Online Design Tools: Part 4: Analysis of Output Voltage Overshoot During Dynamic Load Test
Feb 24, 2014

During dynamic load conditions, a flyback converter may produce overshoots and dips on the output side. These overshoots and dips have a direct relati…

Introducing Fairchild’s Online Design Tools Part 3: Analysis of Output Voltage Ripples
Feb 17, 2014

In flyback converters, specifying the output voltage ripple determines the output capacitance. Let’s look at some of the considerations for specifying…

Introducing Fairchild’s Online Design Tools Part 2: Using the Flyback/Forward PWM Tool to Configure an SSR Flyback Converter
Feb 11, 2014

The power transformer design is perhaps one of the most critical step in designing a converter, especially one that uses a Secondary-Side Regulated (S…

Introducing Fairchild’s Online Design Tools: Part 1: Accessing the Tools
Feb 6, 2014

Fairchild Semiconductor now offers a number of free online design and simulation tools that make it easier to use our products. There are tools for co…