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Electronic Components & Devices

Fully Qualified Low-R(on) 650 V GaN FET comes in TO-247 package.

March 30, 2016

Available in TO-247 package that facilitates design and development, TPH3207WS GaN (gallium nitride) field effect transistor (FET) lets designers reduce overall power supply losses by as much as 40% while achieving up to 99% efficiency by implementing CCM bridgeless totem-pole PFC designs. On-resistance of 41 m&Omega; and Qrr of 175 nC help engineers improve system reliability, performance, and power density, and cascode configuration (EZ-GaN&trade;) can be driven with off-the-shelf drivers.<br /> Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Transphorm Strengthens Sales Channel with Addition of Richardson Electronics and A/D Sales

March 21, 2016

New global distributor and sales representative enhance technical support and supply chain in response to increased customer demand GOLETA, Calif. - Transphorm Inc., a leader in the design and manufacturing of JEDEC-qualified 650V GaN (gallium nitride) semiconductors, today announced that it has added the global distributor Richardson Electronics and the Northeast representative A/D Sales to... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Optics & Photonics

Vishay Intertechnology to Exhibit Industry-Leading MOSFETs, ICs, Passive Components, Diodes, and Optoelectronics at APEC 2016

March 16, 2016

MALVERN, Pa. — Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today announced its technology lineup for the Applied Power Electronics Conference and Exposition (APEC) 2016, taking place March 20-24 in Long Beach, California. In booth 2017, the company will be highlighting its latest industry-leading power MOSFET, IC, passive component, diode, and optocoupler technologies for a wide range of... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Test & Measuring Instruments

Wolfspeed to Exhibit SiC Power Portfolio at APEC 2016

March 9, 2016

Wolfspeed, A Cree Company and a leading global supplier of silicon carbide (SiC) power products — including best-in-class SiC MOSFETs, Schottky diodes, and modules — will be showcasing its industry-leading solutions at this year’s Applied Power Electronics Conference and Exposition (APEC 2016). The annual conference, which will take place March 20 – 24 in Long Beach, Calif., is globally... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices

Wolfspeed Has Shipped GaN RF Devices Surpassing 1.3 Gigawatts Output Power While Achieving Industry-Leading Reliability

March 8, 2016

Durham, N.C. - Wolfspeed, A Cree Company, announced that as of the end of 2015, it shipped GaN-on-SiC RF power transistors with a combined RF output power of more than 1.3 gigawatts. Wolfspeed achieved this milestone while maintaining a failure-in-time rate (FIT rate) of 5-per-billion device hours, illustrating the industry-leading reliability and performance of Wolfspeed’s GaN-on-SiC devices.... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Optics & Photonics, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Vishay Intertechnology to Showcase Latest Industry-Leading Technologies for Automotive and Other Applications at Electronica China 2016

March 8, 2016

MALVERN, Pa. – Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today announced its technology lineup for electronica China 2016, taking place March 15-17 at the Shanghai New International Expo Centre. In booth 3502, Hall 3, the company will highlight industry-leading innovations — including passive components, diodes, power MOSFETs, and optoelectronics — that provide increased efficiency and... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Wolfspeed to Present and Exhibit at GOMACTech 2016

March 2, 2016

Wolfspeed, A Cree Company and a leading global supplier of GaN-on-SiC high electron mobility transistors (HEMTs) and monolithic microwave integrated circuits (MMICs) with best-in-class reliability, is exhibiting and presenting at the 2016 Government Microcircuit Applications and Critical Technology Conference (GOMACTech), the premier annual event dedicated to government-funded micro- and... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Vishay Intertechnology Announces 'Super 12' Featured Products for 2016

March 2, 2016

Innovative Components Offer Industry-Leading Specifications for a Variety of Applications MALVERN, Pa. – Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today announced its “Super 12” featured products for 2016. Each year, Vishay identifies a dozen key semiconductor and passive components featuring new and improved technologies that can significantly improve the performance of end products... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices

High Linearity Mixer enables design flexibility.

February 29, 2016

Featuring integrated local oscillator buffer with bypass mode, UltraCMOS® PE4152 is suited for land-mobile-radio, tactical radio, and cellular infrastructure applications. Quad MOSFET mixer operates from 100&ndash;1,000 MHz (RF) and 200&ndash;900 MHz (LO). When using LO buffer, linearity is 25 dBm IIP3 and isolation is 30/30 dB LO-RF/IF. In LO bypass mode, linearity is 24 dBm IIP3, and isolation is 60/58 dB LO-RF/IF. Conversion loss is less than 6.6 dB in either LO mode. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Future Electronics Promotes the 600 V E Series MOSFETs from Vishay

February 10, 2016

Pointe Claire, Quebec - Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, recently announced immediate availability of Vishay's 600 V E Series MOSFETs in PowerPAK® 8 x 8. Vishay's 600 V E Series features Kelvin connections to reduce gate drive inductance. The construction of the PowerPAK 8 x 8 package allows one of the source pins to be arranged as a... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Future Electronics Promotes Fairchild's Dual Cool MOSFET Packaging Technology

February 10, 2016

Pointe Claire, Quebec - Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, recently announced immediate availability of Fairchild's Dual Cool™ MOSFET packaging technology. Fairchild's Dual Cool™ MOSFET packaging technology provides both bottom- and top-side cooling in the industry standard PQFN package, offering performance flexibility for designers. With... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Transportation Industry Products

Vishay Intertechnology at APEC 2016 March 20-24 Long Beach, California Booth 2017

February 9, 2016

At APEC 2016, Vishay Intertechnology will be highlighting its latest industry-leading power MOSFET, IC, passive component, and diode technologies for a wide range of applications. New Products on Display at APEC 2016 600 V E Series Power MOSFET Saves Space and Increases Efficiency Offered in the compact, fully RoHS-compliant PowerPAK® 8x8 package — 57 % smaller than the TO-263... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Optics & Photonics, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Green & Clean

Vishay Intertechnology Announces Technology Lineup for ELECRAMA-2016

February 8, 2016

Industry-Leading Passive and Semiconductor Components Deliver High Performance for High-Voltage, Solar Energy, Smart Grid, Wind Turbine, and Traction Applications MALVERN, Pa. — Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today announced its technology lineup for ELECRAMA-2016, taking place Feb. 13-17 at the Bangalore International Exhibition Center in India. In hall 3B, booth H3M5, the... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Wolfspeed Powers Gruppo PBM Battery Chargers Enabling Faster Charge While Consuming Less Energy

February 8, 2016

Wolfspeed SiC MOSFETs provide innovative power solutions for industrial battery chargers, enabling a 40 percent reduction in size and a 20 percent reduction in system cost Durham, N.C. - Wolfspeed, A Cree Company, announced today that Gruppo PBM, a leader in industrial battery chargers, is using Wolfspeed™ SiC MOSFETs in its new HF9 battery charger family to enable higher efficiency and... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Welding Equipment & Supplies

IGBT Power Modules target TIG welding machines.

January 21, 2016

Built on proprietary Trench PT IGBT technology, half-bridge Models VS-GP100TS60SFPbF, VS-GP300TD60S, and VS-GP400TD60S and single-switch Model VS-GP250SA60S provide extremely low collector-to-emitter voltages down to 1.10 V and turn-off switching energy down to 11 mJ for output inverter stages. RoHS-compliant modules feature operating frequencies to 1 kHz and continuous collector current from 100&ndash;400 A. Mounting directly to heatsinks, devices offer low EMI to minimize snubbing requirements. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Power Stages target notebooks, ultrabooks, and desktops.

January 18, 2016

Intended for multiphase POL regulator applications, VRPower® DrMOS Power Stages combine power MOSFETs, advanced MOSFET gate driver IC, and bootstrap Schottky diode. Models SiC530CD, SiC531CD, SiC532CD come in 4.5 x 3.5 mm PowerPAK® MLP4535-22L package with continuous current up to 30 A, while Models SiC631CD and SiC632CD come in 5 x 5 mm PowerPAK MLP55-31L package offering continuous current up to 40 A. Devices lower package parasitics to enable switching frequencies up to 2 MHz. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Optics & Photonics, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Vishay Intertechnology to Showcase Automotive Product Line at Automotive World 2016

January 8, 2016

Passive Components, Diodes, Power MOSFETs, and Optoelectronics Deliver High-Temperature Performance, Compact Packages, and High Reliability for Automotive Applications MALVERN, Pa. — Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today announced that the company will be highlighting a wide range of products from its automotive product line at Automotive World 2016, taking place Jan. 13-15 at the... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Future Electronics Promotes Integrated MOSFET Buck DC/DC Converters from Rohm

November 13, 2015

Pointe Claire, Quebec – Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, recently announced immediate shipping availability of integrated MOSFET buck DC/DC converters from Rohm. The BD9B300MUV is a synchronous buck switching regulator with built-in low on-resistance power MOSFETs. This IC, which is capable of providing current up to 3A, features fast transient... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Future Electronics Promotes the Self-Protecting MOSFETs from Diodes

November 2, 2015

Pointe Claire, Quebec - Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, promotes the self-protecting MOSFETs from Diodes Incorporated, delivering improved reliability in harsh environment automotive applications. Power semiconductors such as standard MOSFETs have been proven to be insufficiently rugged for many automotive applications. Inductive spikes and load... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices

Wolfspeed to Promote RF Foundry Services and Components at MILCOM 2015

October 22, 2015

Wolfspeed, A Cree Company and a leading global supplier of GaN-on-SiC high electron mobility transistors (HEMTs) and monolithic microwave integrated circuits (MMICs) with best-in-class reliability, is exhibiting at MILCOM 2015, which will take place October 26–28 in Tampa, Fla.  Widely recognized as the premier international conference for military communications, MILCOM provides leading... Read More