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International Symposium on Power Semiconductor Devices and ICs—ISPSD 2018

The 30th Annual International Symposium on Power Semiconductor Devices and Integrated Circuits, (ISPSD) was held from May 13-17, 2018 in Chicago, Illinois, USA.

Gary M. Dolny

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Interview: Littelfuse Discusses Acquisition of IXYS, Future of SiC and Non-SiC Components

Littelfuse provides circuit protection in consumer electronics, automobiles, and industrial equipment. With their switches, fuses, and more in tow, the company’s reach is growing.

EE Power Editorial

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Interview: ROHM Focuses on SiC Plus for Automotive and Industrial Markets

Bodo´s Power Systems recently interviewed Christian André, Heiko Metzger, Dr.

Roland R. Ackermann

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Semiconductors Bring Robots Closer to Humans

Robots have long been the workhorses on the production lines in modern factories. Manufacturers worldwide benefit in terms of increased productivity and cost optimization.

Dr. Peter Wawer

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Applied Power Electronics Conference and Exposition — APEC 2018

The 2018 Applied Power Electronics Conference and Exhibition (APEC) was held from March 4-8, 2018 in San Antonio Texas, USA.

Gary M. Dolny

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‘Negative Capacitance’ Could Bring More Efficient Transistors

Researchers have experimentally demonstrated how to harness a property called negative capacitance for a new type of transistor that could reduce power consumption, validating a theory proposed in 2008 by a team at Purdue University.

Henning Wriedt

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BMW Brilliance Automotive Opens Battery Factory in Shenyang

Most of the batteries as one of the most important parts of German electric cars have so far come from Asia: according to the National Platform for Electric Mobility (Nationale Plattform Elektromobilität), Japanese battery cell manufacturers (market share 26 percent) were the leaders four years a

Roland R. Ackermann

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Interview: Targeting all Power Applications from PCs to Industrial Equipment

VIP-Interview with Satya Dixit about Rohm Semiconductor's current and future plans in Power Electronics.

Satya Dixit

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Interview: Navitas on Design Simplicity - GaN Power ICs with iDrive

Navitas Semiconductor was formed in 2013 to enable a high-speed revolution in power electronics with the invention of the industry’s first GaN power ICs which deliver up

Gene Sheridan

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Interview: Danfoss Silicon Power Establishes Manufacturing in Utica, New York

In March 2017 Danfoss Silicon Power announced that the company is establishing a second production site in Utica, New York State in the USA. We have asked Claus A. Petersen, General Manager and VP of Danfoss Silicon Power a few questions about the new set up.

Claus A. Petersen