Not long ago in hospitals and other critical care facilities, you
were greeted with a large, ominous warning sign the moment you
walked through the entrance doors to refrain from cell phone use
On January 15, 2019
We’re rounding up the most popular posts of the year on the Parker
Chomerics EMI shielding blog in an effort to bid adieu to 2018 and
give you our most useful, popular content in one spot. Keep...
On December 26, 2018
As the days get shorter and fall gives way to winter, Jim Bradley
knows it’s time to reach for his trusty socket set and get to work.
The annual Bikes for Kids charity is nearly upon him, and...
On December 19, 2018
You’ve probably heard a bit about microwave absorbers and how they
are used to reduce or absorb the energy that is present in a
microwave. But what are they exactly? And how do they
work? Go ahead,...
On December 12, 2018
Mobile electronic devices such as smartphones and tablets require
highly populated printed circuit boards (PCBs) to support their
functionality and performance requirements in an...
On November 28, 2018
The future of electronics is smart, safe, and secure thanks to
technological advances in EMI shielding and thermal interface
materials found at electronica. Every two years in Munich,...
On November 20, 2018
Parker Chomerics is delighted to debut CHOFORM® 5575, an all-new
form-in-place EMI gasket at electronica, the world's leading trade
fair and conference for electronics. Located in Munich,...
On November 7, 2018
There are many electromagnetic interference (EMI) shielding
elastomer gasket mounting techniques that offer designers reliable,
cost-effective choices in both materials and component assembly.
On November 2, 2018
Pressure sensitive adhesive, more commonly known as PSA,
is adhesive which forms a bond when pressure is
applied, to join the adhesive with an EMI gasket. As the name
On October 25, 2018
Thermal Interface Materials (TIMs) are useful for thermal
management in electronic components, as they enhance heat transfer
from a heat-generating component to a heat dissipater, or heat
On October 16, 2018
For automotive engineers looking to reduce vehicle weight,
metal-to-plastic conversion is a win-win. At the highest level,
injection plastic molds are capable of producing multiples of
On October 1, 2018
Every fall just outside of Detroit, MI, thousands of electric and
hybrid vehicle industry insiders descend onto the Electric &
Hybrid Vehicle Technology Expo in Novi, MI. Delivering the...
On September 17, 2018
Can electrically conductive plastics really replace traditional
metal electronics enclosures? The answer is a resounding yes! There
are very effective electrically conductive plastics available...
On August 23, 2018
EMI (electromagnetic interference) is the disruption of the
operation of an electronic device when it is near an
electromagnetic field in the radio frequency spectrum that is
caused by another...
On July 31, 2018
We’re thrilled to announce the Chomerics Division of Parker
Hannifin Corporation, the global leader in motion and control
technologies, has received the prestigious Q1 certification from
On July 26, 2018
As consumers demand faster processing speeds, high-resolution
pictures, and a longer battery life, mobile electronic devices such
as smartphones and tablets require highly-populated printed...
On June 22, 2018
When approaching the problem of electromagnetic compatibility (EMC)
the electronic design engineer quite often considers it to be a
secondary issue that can be dealt with once the device is...
On May 22, 2018
Electric vehicles are developing fast in line with growing demand.
However, only by selecting proven, reliable, high-quality products
for the effective thermal management and EMI shielding...
On November 16, 2017
Every design engineer should know that an EMI gasket must be
installed between mating flanges to prevent electromagnetic
radiation (EMI) from entering or leaving an electronic enclosure.
But what if...
On September 11, 2017
Selecting the right EMI shielding material for your application can
be challenging. A new Conductive Elastomer Engineering Handbook
published by Parker Chomerics offers detailed technical
On June 14, 2017