2016-12-21 - Rohm Semiconductor

Trench-type SiC MOSFETs reduce on-resistance by 50%

Rohm's third generation of SiC MOSFETs, SBDs and modules features switching capability, energy conversion efficiency, reduced on-resistance.

2016-12-20 - Korea Advaced Institute of Science and Technology

KAIST wins Chem-E-Car with vanadium redox flow battery

A car designed using a vanadium redox flow battery and iodine clock reactions, won this year's Chem-E-Car Competition held in…

2016-12-07 - None

Isolated μModule transceiver serves up protection

The LTM2885 micromodule transceiver protects from ground-to-ground differentials with 6.5kV reinforced isolation and clearance distances.

2016-12-07 - Peter Clarke

Start-up rolls out configurable power management ICs

AmP represents an FPGA-style approach to building power management ICs that can address about 90% of the topologies of power…

2016-12-07 - Peter Clarke

Configurable ICs aim to displace catalogue power devices

AnDapt's line of configurable ICs combines power MOSFETs, analog and digital circuitry and can be used to create a wide…

2016-12-01 - None

Toshiba process cuts RDS(ON) for MOSFET lineup

Toshiba has used its U-MOS IX-H series trench process to deliver efficiency across a wide range of load conditions by…

2016-11-22 - Vishay Intertechnology

Bi-directional TVS offers up to 36V breakdown voltage

The TVS features patented PAR construction for a temperature range of −65°C to 185°C.

2016-10-19 - Graham Prophet

Adjusting SiC MOSFET modules for size, reliability

The solution addresses SiC IPMs in hermetically sealed packages currently in development for harsh environments.

2016-10-13 - Yole Developpement

GaN power business to top $280M in 2021

The GaN power market, however, remains small compared to the gigantic $335 billion silicon semiconductor market.

2016-10-05 - Susan Nordyk

Wireless charging IC takes power transfer to 3W

The chipset enables 1W transfer just 11mm-dia coils in the receiver or up to 3W using larger coils and a…

2016-09-26 - Vivek Nanda

M&A agreements reach $55.3 billion in 2016

2016 is a sequel to the M&A mania of 2015, ringing $55.3 billion in M&A agreement value in 3 quarters.

2016-09-22 - Linear Technology

Automotive controller targets dual battery systems

The LTC3871 provides bidirectional DC/DC control and battery charging between the 12V and 48V boardnets.