2021-09-22 - Maurizio Di Paolo Emilio

BMW Secures Supply Chain with GaN Capacity Deal

GaN Systems announces an agreement with BMW to secure GaN transistor capacity for accelerating EV production.

2021-09-21 - STMicroelectronics

Single-chip GaN Gate Driver Boosts Speed and Integration in Industrial, Home Automation

ST's STDRIVEG600 half-bridge gate driver has high current output and 45ns propagation delay to handle high-frequency switching of GaN enhancement-mode…

2021-09-13 - Maurizio Di Paolo Emilio

Performance Gains Outweigh SiC Cost in EV Applications

New silicon carbide (SiC) designs are emerging to meet the growing high-power requirements for electric vehicles.

2021-09-10 - Applied Materials Inc.

Applied Materials Accelerate SiC Transition to 200mm

Applied's new technologies are helping silicon carbide chipmakers transition from 150mm wafer production to 200mm production.

2021-09-07 - United Microelectronics Corp.

UMC and Chipbond to Establish Strategic Cooperation

UMC and Chipbond are establishing a long-term strategic partnership.

2021-09-06 - Infineon Technologies

Infineon and Panasonic Accelerate GaN Technology Development for 650V Power Devices

Infineon and Panasonic have signed an agreement for the joint development and production of their second generation GaN technology.

2021-09-01 - Stephen Las Marias

ST’s Muggeri Talks Landscape, Road Ahead for SiC and GaN

ST's Francesco Muggeri talks about the role of SiC and GaN in power electronics, their advantages over silicon, and his…

2021-08-27 - Stephen Las Marias

Navitas’ Gene Sheridan Highlights Why GaN Technology for Power Electronics

Navitas Co-Founder and CEO Gene Sheridan talks about the key advantages of using GaN, and how it edges out silicon,…

2021-08-26 - onsemi

onsemi to Acquire GT Advanced Technologies

onsemi will acquire silicon carbide producer GT Advanced Technologies for $415 million in cash.

2021-08-20 - Nitin Dahad

ST Further Extends 150mm SiC Wafer Agreement with Cree

STMicroelectronics expands SiC wafer supply agreement again to over $800 million, and also manufactures first 200mm SiC wafer in-house.

2021-08-12 - Majeed Ahmad

The Politics of SiC Wafers for Power Chips

The wafer supply will be crucial in the chip industry's transition from silicon to SiC semiconductor devices.

2021-08-06 - Microchip Technology Inc.

Microchip Launches 1700V SiC MOSFETs

Microchip has expanded its SiC portfolio with a family of high-efficiency, high-reliability 1700V silicon carbide MOSFET die, discrete and power…