Power Passives and Discretes
Vincotech SiC MOSFET-based power module
Vincotech, a supplier of module-based solutions for power electronics, has rolled out next-generation SiC-based products for ultra efficient, high-frequency operation in solar inverter, UPS, and battery management applications. This generation of SiC MOSFET-based power modules comes in two versions. One is a
Cree introduced their latest family of high-power GaN RF transistors based on an innovative plastic package design, which leverages the superior RF performance of GaN in a low-cost platform. Initial products include the industry's first 300W plastic packaged transistor operating at 2.7 GHz, delivering unparalleled
Hundreds of billions of dollars have been spent to make the silicon technology supply chain incredibly efficient. How can emerging, high performance GaN transistors compete against this huge installed base of silicon-based production? Simple, the production of GaN transistors leverages the installed silicon
Honeywell introduced the industry’s first Nanopower Anisotropic Magnetoresistive Sensor ICs that provide the highest level of magnetic sensitivity (as low as 7 Gauss typical) while requiring nanopower (360 nA). When compared to other widely used magnetic technologies, these sensors offer design engineers a
Wide-band screened CWT Mini Rogowski current probes from Power Electronic Measurements
Wide-band screened CWT Mini Rogowski current probes from Power Electronic Measurements (PEM) feature an innovative electrostatic screening strategy that enhances performance and accuracy in the presence of large electrostatic interference signals.
Combining a novel shielding technique, utilising a
LEM HO series high-performance current transducers
LEM announces the addition of three HO series of high-performance current transducers to their line, extending nominal current measurement up to 250A and offer a range of mounting options. The recent launch of the first devices in the HO series enabled a breakthrough in the trade-off between performance, cost,
At Sensor & Test 2014, Allegro MicroSystems Europe will feature major new products in its family of Hall-effect sensor ICs targeted at current and position sensing in automotive and industrial applications. The new ACS764 is a low-noise precision digital current sensor IC targeted at server, telecom, and
On Semiconductor's latest N-channel MOSFETs
ON Semiconductor, driving energy efficient innovations, has introduced their latest family of six N-channel MOSFETs that have been designed and optimized to deliver industry leading efficiency compared to existing devices on the market.
The NTMFS4Hxxx and NTTFS4Hxxx series of MOSFETs are ideally suited
Amantys announced the launch of their latest Insulated Gate Bipolar Transistor (IGBT) Gate Driver operating at 3.3kV, 4.5kV and 6.5kV, with significantly improved reliability and protection in high power modules targeting the most demanding applications including wind turbines, locomotive, HVDC and industrial
STMicroelectronics, a leader in semiconductors and MEMS (Micro-Electro-Mechanical Systems) solutions, announced the winners of its University iNEMO Design Contest 2014. The announcement concludes a year-long technology mentoring engagement with final-year engineering students from the National University of
Farsens announced that it will be exhibiting products from its growing product portfolio at Sensor+Test 2014, which will be held June 3-5 in Nuremberg, Germany. Come see the latest innovations in battery-free RFID sensor solutions in Hall 12, Stand 681.
Sensor+Test is the leading forum for sensorics,
Cree has shattered the on-resistance barrier of traditional 1200V MOSFET technology by introducing the industry’s first commercially available silicon carbide (SiC) 1200V MOSFET with an RDS(ON) of 25mOhm in an industry standard TO-247-3 package. The MOSFET, designated the C2M0025120D, is expected to be widely
Boundary scan and functional test workshop in Milan
On Wednesday 18 June, XJTAG will join Italian Technology Partner IPSES to give a free, one-day workshop on the benefits of combining boundary scan with functional testing. The workshop will be held in association with National Instruments Italy, at its Milan headquarters.
While XJTAG is offering a
In this PSDcast Mark Walsh, Product Marketing Manager for ceramic leaded and specialty products at Vishay, talks to Alix Paultre of Power Systems Design about capacitors and some of the applications they serve, such as safety caps in noise supression in power supplies. Vishay offers both multilayer and single-layer
AVX High-Voltage Multilayer Ceramic (MLC) Chip Capacitor Series
AVX, a leading manufacturer of passive components and interconnect solutions, has expanded the capacitance range for its High-Voltage Multilayer Ceramic (MLC) Chip Capacitor Series. Available in both X7R and NP0 (C0G) options, the High-Voltage MLC Chip Series now offers voltages spanning 600V to 5000V and capacitance
Pulse Electronics, a leading provider of electronic components, will present papers at two poster sessions at the PCIM Europe Conference in Nuremberg, Germany. Arc Fault Detection Using Rogowski Coils will be presented at the Renewable Energy Systems poster session on Tuesday, May 20, 2014 at 3:30 P.M. The second
Energy is an issue that affects every person on the planet. With the advancement of the Human Race, Energy Dependence has increased and this has strained the Earth’s natural resources. To make better use of the available resources, numerous efforts have been made to improve existing technology and change the
Agilent Technologies' B1506A
Agilent Technologies' B1506A is a single-box solution that automatically characterizes all power device parameters across a wide range of operating conditions and temperatures (-50 °C to +250 °C), at up to 1500 amps and 3 kV, and is the industry’s first power device analyzer for circuit design.
Cornell Dubilier Flatpack aluminum electrolytic capacitors
Cornell Dubilier Electronics announced it has expanded its line of MLS Flatpack aluminum electrolytic capacitors to include a high vibration package, type HVMLS and a high reliability burn-in option, type HRMLS. Applications are mainly for military and commercial flight based power systems that require high
Supercapacitors USA 2014 is a leading conference in North America on the subject for this rapidly growing multi-billion dollar market This international conference and tradeshow focuses on the future applications, market forecasts and opportunities as well as giving the latest technology trends, providing a