2021-09-27 - IDTechEx

EV Power Electronics: Driving Semiconductor Demand in a Chip Shortage

Is electrification sustainable amid a semiconductor shortage?

2021-09-22 - Infineon Technologies AG

Infineon Opens High-tech Chip Factory for Power Electronics on 300mm Wafers

Infineon Technologies AG has officially opened its high-tech chip factory for power electronics on 300-millimeter thin wafers at its Villach…

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…

2021-08-31 - RECOM Power GmbH

3D Power Packaging for Low Power DC/DC Converters

DC/DC converter modules have to utilize the Z direction by integrating 3D assembly techniques for the footprint to remain small…

2021-08-27 - STMicroelectronics

STMicroelectronics New MasterGaN Devices Targeted at High-efficiency Power Conversion

STMicroelectronics has released the MasterGaN3 and MasterGaN5 integrated power packages for applications up to 45W and 150W, respectively.

- 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 - Empower Semiconductor

The ‘Holy Grail’ of Integrated Voltage Regulators

Power designers always grapple with finalizing their circuit design on a footprint typically too small to handle all the power…

2021-08-25 - Monolithic Power Systems

How Integration is Advancing Innovations in Power Management

The continuing trend toward smaller and more powerful devices has driven demand for technology that can manage thermals with ever-higher…

2021-08-20 - Sam Hu, Bo Yang Ph.D., and Yang Yang, M3 Technology Inc. (M3Tek)

Design of PCM-COT Buck-boost Converter with Dynamic Adjustable Output-Voltage

To achieve best performance while keeping power consumption low, many systems need to adjust their supply voltage dynamically during operation.

- 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.

2021-08-19 - STMicroelectronics

STMicroelectronics DC/DC Converter ICs Reduce BOM Costs in Automotive, Industrial Applications

The DC/DC converter ICs ensure energy-efficient operation in automotive and industrial applications up to 5W.

2021-08-18 - Paul Golata, Mouser Electronics

Superior Design Via Ultra-Wide Bandgap Semiconductors

The emergence of the ultra-wide bandgap (UWBG) semiconductors opens new opportunities in many fields because of their many superior properties.