It is the dipoles that make an effective dielectric.
How much do capacitors weigh? Let's find out.
Learn the difference between aluminum polymer capacitors and aluminum electrolytics in this EE Journal Chalk Talk. Co-developed with Mouser Electronics, James and Amelia answer some basic questions about this unique, and dare we say, cool capacitor type.
Learn how self-healing capacitors make applications more robust for short overloads and transients. Capacitor types covered include aluminum, film, and polymer.
Enterprise SSDs have a bank of hold-up capacitors to make sure that data gets flashed properly.