Introducing the Pro-LED Linear seriesComments Off on Introducing the Pro-LED Linear series

Universal Science is proud to announce its new range of standard light engines, the Pro-LED Linear series. Available in three varieties (Standard, High Performance and Premium) the Pro-LED Linear range provides solutions for the lighting designer who wants to upgrade their luminaire design, without going back to the drawing...

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A Universal Solution – 600mm x 600mm Light EnginesComments Off on A Universal Solution – 600mm x 600mm Light Engines

At Universal Science we always look at the bigger picture when it comes to producing our light engines. From strip lighting to starboards, horticultural lighting to street lighting. Now, we are proud to announce a revolution for panel lighting, with the Universal Science 600mm by 600mm light engine. Traditionally...

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Now producing the Zhaga L56W56Comments Off on Now producing the Zhaga L56W56

At Universal Science we are constantly looking at new ways to redefine the possibilities that a light engine can offer. Our previous success in producing very long, very thin light engines has inspired us to push the boundaries of PCB production yet again, and we are now excited to...

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Materials Direct models itself on “Amazon” to supply technical materials for electronics and LED applicationsComments Off on Materials Direct models itself on “Amazon” to supply technical materials for electronics and LED applications

www.materialsdirect247.com is a new division of Universal Science and is a quick and easy website to source those last minute forgotten thermal interface materials and custom cut gaskets. A rapidly increasing range of technical materials which currently includes Thermal Interface Materials (TIM’s) Electrical Insulators Tapes and Adhesives Sealing gaskets Optical...

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Selecting the right thermal materials are critical!Comments Off on Selecting the right thermal materials are critical!

Choosing the right thermal management solution requires electronics, mechanical engineering and materials knowledge, explains managing director of Universal Science, James Stratford. Thermal management technology has evolved quickly to keep up with the relentless advance of electronic component and product design. The range of materials that ‘did the job’ a...

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Big is best! Universal Science has a brand new surface mount line capable of assembling 600 x 600mm LED PCB’s.Comments Off on Big is best! Universal Science has a brand new surface mount line capable of assembling 600 x 600mm LED PCB’s.

Universal Science is already known for its ability to assemble Ultra long LED printed circuit boards up to 1.5m in length. A brand new surface mount line has just been commissioned in Milton Keynes with the ability to assemble LED light engines up to 600 x 600mm in one pcb! This large format...

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The 1st Swiss made High Speed “Cobra” LED pick and place machines for the UK and Netherlands operations.Comments Off on The 1st Swiss made High Speed “Cobra” LED pick and place machines for the UK and Netherlands operations.

Universal Science has just “stepped up a gear” with the arrival of 2 new Ultra high speed Pick and place machines for its manufacturing sites in Milton Keynes and Milan Italy. Already Universal Science Group is populating 1.5 million LED’s every week and the 2 new machines will increase capacity to well...

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New phase change thermal interface material offers highly beneficial alternative to greaseComments Off on New phase change thermal interface material offers highly beneficial alternative to grease

New phase change thermal interface material offers highly beneficial alternative to grease

UniPhase 4000-COB phase changes at 50°C and has 4.0 w/mk thermal performance to minimise device temperature, enhance reliability and extend life Universal Science has introduced a new phase change thermal interface material that offers a clean, repeatable, high-performance alternative to thermal grease. UniPhase 4000-COB has been optimised for use...

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Re-flowable thermal adhesive tape for PCB manufacturersComments Off on Re-flowable thermal adhesive tape for PCB manufacturers

Re-flowable thermal adhesive tape for PCB manufacturers

Universal Science release new thermal adhesive tape with 1.0 W/mK thermal performance Universal Science, the thermal management company, has launched a high thermal conductivity adhesive tape which is also reflowable. The tape, Bondline 1000-Reflow, is the first of its kind and removes a handling/production process for companies that generally...

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Thermal management in power electronics designComments Off on Thermal management in power electronics design

Thermal management in power electronics design

This article was first published in New Electronics Design, 28th January 2014 – you can download it here. Don’t forget your thermals! Thermal management is one of the key components in successful electronics design, particularly power electronics design, so Tim Fryer turned to Ian Loader, director of Universal Science,...

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