Products, Materials & Tools | Jan 22, 2013

Monolithic Power Systems Announces the DC/DC Designer Tool

Monolithic Power Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: MPWR), a leading fabless manufacturer of high-performance analog and mixed-signal semiconductors, today announces the DC/DC Designer tool.

The DC/DC Designer is a tool with a graphical user interface (GUI) that can help create and then simulate a power supply circuit tailored to a specific application. Given an MPS regulator, target performance specifications, and (optionally) key external components, the DC/DC Designer can design a circuit complete with optimal external components to best meet target specifications. Its circuit simulation then provides key performance data (such as efficiency, transient performance, etc.) and waveforms (such as ripple, switching transients, etc.). When the user is satisfied with the circuit design, the DC/DC Designer then generates a schematic, a layout guide, and a bill of materials.

For more information, visit the MPS website at www.monolithicpower.com and click on the online simulation link.

About Monolithic Power Systems:
Monolithic Power Systems (MPS) is a fabless semiconductor company specializing in high-performance analog ICs. Founded in 1997, MPS’s core technology is its innovative and proprietary manufacturing process combined with superior analog circuit design capabilities across system-level and end customer applications. These combined advantages enable MPS to deliver highly integrated monolithic products that offer energy efficient and cost-effective solutions. MPS product families include DC/DC converters, LED drivers and controllers, Class-D audio amplifiers, battery chargers and protections, USB and current-limit switches and AC/DC offline products. MPS has over 900 employees worldwide, located in the United States, China, Taiwan, Korea, Japan and across Europe.

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