SMPS may refer to:

  • Scanning Mobility Particle Sizer, spectrometer for particles 2.5 - 1000 nm
  • Single member plurality system, single-winner voting system
  • Switched-mode power supply, electrical power conversion method

Other articles related to "smps, smp":

Switched-mode Power Supply - Theory of Operation - Input Rectifier Stage
... If the SMPS has an AC input, then the first stage is to convert the input to DC ... Special control techniques can be employed by the SMPS to force the average input current to follow the sinusoidal shape of the AC input voltage, correcting the power ... An SMPS with a DC input does not require this stage ...
Shape-memory Polymer - Applications - Potential Industrial Applications
... SMPs may also be useful in the production of aircraft which would morph during flight ... Mnemosynation, was developed at Georgia Tech to enable mass production of crosslinked SMP devices, which would otherwise be cost-prohibitive using traditional ... and tuning the mechanical properties of SMPs to enable traditional plastics processing (extrusion, blow molding, injection molding, resin transfer molding ...
Switched-mode Power Supply
... power supply (switching-mode power supply, SMPS, or switcher) is an electronic power supply that incorporates a switching regulator to convert electrical power efficiently ... Like other power supplies, an SMPS transfers power from a source, like mains power, to a load, such as a personal computer, while converting voltage and current ... An SMPS is usually employed to efficiently provide a regulated output voltage, typically at a level different from the input voltage ...
Shape-memory Polymer - Electro-active SMPs
... Some current efforts use conducting SMP composites with carbon nanotubes ... These conducting SMPs are produced by chemically surface-modifying multi-walled carbon nanotubes (MWNTs) in a mixed solvent of nitric acid and sulfuric acid, with the ... The shape-memory effect in these types of SMPs have been shown to be dependent on the filler content and the degree of surface modification of the ...