Semiconductors

Industry News    

Glenn Smith of Mouser Electronics Named Top CEO

August 29, 2019 - Glenn Smith, President and CEO of Mouser Electronics, has been named 2019's Top Pub

Product Release    

New Buck-Boost DC/DC Converter Achieves Breakthrough Power Savings

High efficiency and ultra-low current consumption prolong operating time in battery-equipped applications

Industry News    

PowerAmerica Awards $24 Million to Projects to Advance Wide Bandgap Technology in U.S.

RALEIGH – The PowerAmerica Institute at N.C.

Technical Articles    

Using MOSFET Controllers to Drive GaN E-HEMTs

Before gallium nitride (GaN), the silicon (Si) MOSFET was the standard for power in adapter applications for decades.

Yajie Qiu, Juncheng (Lucas) Lu

Technical Articles    

The Double Pulse Test System for Power Semiconductor Dynamic Characterization

What is the ideal Double Pulse Test (DPT) system?A question we often ask as a test & measurement equipment manufacturer is ‘What is the ideal power semiconductor dynami

Ryo Takeda

Technical Articles    

High Voltage Power Semiconductor Modules with Enhanced Insulation Properties

One of the main parameters related to reliability and safety of power semiconductor modules is the strength of electric insulation.

S. D. Antonov, A. A. Pisarev, I. Y.Savin

Product Release    

MaxPower Introduces Innovative Series of Sub-Logic-Level Power Transistors

MOSFETs that can reliably handle high currents at ultra-low threshold voltages are rare.

Industry News    

Dr. Wolfgang Eder takes over as Chair of Infineon's Supervisory Board, Dr. Reinhard Ploss appointed Chief Executive Officer until the end of 2022

Munich, Germany, 6 August 2019 – The Supervisory Board of Infineon Technologies AG elected Dr. Wolfgang Eder (67) as its new Chair during its meeting today.

Industry News    

Transphorm Announces $18.5 Million Contract from Office of Naval Research to Establish Domestic Source of Gallium Nitride Epiwafers

Project to Produce First Commercialized Nitrogen Polar GaN for RF/mm-wave for DoD/5G

Product Release    

UnitedSiC Adds Two New 650V FET Packages to UF3C FAST Series

July 24, 2019, Princeton, New Jersey: UnitedSiC, a manufacturer of silicon carbide (SiC) power semiconductors, has added two new TO220-3L package options to its growing ran