Semiconductors

Technical Articles    

Dynamic Load-Balancing Press-Pack IGBT for Robustness, Reliability and Ease of Use

For optimum performance of press-pack IGBT devices, it is critical that contact pressure is applied uniformly across the device.

Robin Simpson

Product Release    

SCALE-iDriver SiC-MOSFET Gate Driver

Power Integrations announced the SIC1182K SCALE-iDriver™, a high-efficiency, single-channel

Industry News    

Renesas and IDT Announce Final Regulatory Approval for Renesas’ Proposed Acquisition of IDT

Renesas Electronics Corporation, a premier supplier of advanced semiconductor solutions, and Integrated Device Technology, Inc., a leading supplier of analog mixed-signal p

Product Release    

Alpha and Omega Semiconductor Launches New 650V αGaN™ Product Family

GaN technology for high-efficiency power solutions

Technical Articles    

Worried About Gate Driver Insulation? Apply the ‘BIER’ Test

Latest Wide Band Gap (WBG) semiconductors are approaching the ideal with hyper-fast switching at high voltages with low losses while modern MOSFETs and trench IGBTs can

Markus Stöger

Industry News    

ROHM Now Offers the Industry’s Largest* Lineup of Automotive-Grade SiC MOSFETs

ROHM has recently announced the addition of 10 new automotive-grade SiC MOSFETs.

Industry News    

UnitedSiC Announces Strategic Investment by Analog Devices

UnitedSiC, a manufacturer of silicon carbide (SiC) power semiconductors, today announced a strategic investment and long-term supply agreement from Analog Devices, Inc.

Product Release    

New 3-Phase Gate Drive Solution from Pre-Switch Doubles Power, Boosts Switching Speeds, and Increases eV Range

Pre-Switch, Inc., a Silicon Valley start-up that emerged from stealth mode last year, today expanded its revolutionary soft-switching IGBT and silicon carbide gate driver a

Product Release    

First Isolated Gate Drviers with Integrated Sensing for IGBTs and SiC MOSFETs Save Energy and Protect High-Voltage Systems

Texas Instruments recently introduced several new isolated gate drivers that provide unparalleled levels of monitoring and protection for high-voltage systems.

Industry News    

Cree to Sell Lighting Business to IDEAL INDUSTRIES, INC.

Cree, Inc.