Managing heat dissipation with DC/DC switching regulators
Managing heat dissipation has always been a critical concern for any power-supply designer, and this concern has grown in importance as output current levels have increased while IC package sizes have gotten smaller. This page serves as your ultimate resource for all training materials and technical documentation related to keeping your switching regulator running cool. There are numerous ways to address thermals and this video series is broken out by key approaches to improving the thermal performance of your switching regulator.
Engineer It: Leverage TI’s online toolbox to tackle thermals before touching a soldering iron