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Robust High Voltage IGBT Power Modules Against Humidity and Condensation

Mitsubishi Electric works to continuously improve power device robustness even considering different environmental conditions like humidity and condensation.

Eugen Wiesner, Nakamura, K. Hatori

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A Step Forward to Miniaturization for Current Sensing in Power Conversion Systems

Modern power conversion systems must simultaneously become more efficient, smaller and cheaper than the previous generation.

Damien Leterrier, Thomas Hargé, Stéphane Rollier

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Extended Resistance Range Opens Up New Applications

Susumu has expanded the resistance range of the RG series by using a new high-impedance material, adjusting the pattern and more precise trimming.  

Ryuji Hayashi

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Rectifier Package Development

Smaller and lower profile rectifier packages with more advanced processes achieve zero defects  

Jos van Loo

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High Voltage Family of Controllers Reduces DC-to-DC Converter Cost and Size

LTC3892 is a versatile controller, widely used in automotive and industrial applications.

Victor Khasiev

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Demystifying the Paralleling of IGBT Modules

Paralleling power devices are of general interest, as they help increase the power rating of inverter systems very easily.

Thomas Schütze, Matthias Wissen

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The Intelligent Power Module Concept for Motor Drive Inverters

Designers of inverters for small AC motors in consumer and general-pu

Philipp Jabs, Muzaffer Albayrak

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Model Continuity: From Offline Simulation to Real-Time Testing

The dream of many engineering managers is having a single simulation model or “digital twin” for a newly developed product or application.

Jost Allmeling

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EconoDUAL 3 has Highest Power Density and Performance Using New IGBT7

The development of the new semiconductor generation targets a current density increase with the aim to reduce system costs for inverter manufacturers.

Klaus Vogel, Christoph Urban

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Specializing Performance: Collaboration Gets it Right with Custom Power Magnetics

Off-the-shelf magnetic components are often a compromise solution for any application, both electrically and mechanically.

Peter F Vaughan