GaN Transistors en Unique Driver Architecture Enhances GaN-Based Isolated Power-Supply Designs <div class="field-byline"> CEO Joe Duigan and CTO Dr. Karl Rinne, Heyday Integrated Circuits </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>GaN-on-silicon E-HEMT transistors are the choice for maximum performance, efficiency and cost-effective power supplies. Cost-effective driver technology enhances supply performance by simplifying layout, reducing component count, and improving reliability. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Trends & Analysis Robotics GaN Transistors Thu, 22 Sep 2016 14:40:00 +0000 60101 at <p>(Image courtesy of&nbsp;Heyday Integrated Circuits).</p> Parasitics: A Barrier to Wide Band Gap Adoption in Power Electronics <div class="field-byline"> Neil Forcier, Keysight Technologies </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div> With WBG devices, limiting parasitics is even more important and the level of parasitics that needs to be considered changes by an order of magnitude.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Trends & Analysis GaN Transistors Power Electronics Systems Thu, 07 Jul 2016 18:05:00 +0000 58671 at 650V GaN FET with the lowest R(on) in a TO-247 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Transphorm has introduced the TPH3207WS GaN field effect transistor (FET) with the lowest on-resistance (41 mW) in a TO-247 package that reduces system volume as much as 50% without sacrificing efficiency.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Products Discrete Power Semis GaN Transistors Tue, 31 May 2016 19:10:00 +0000 57921 at <p>(Image courtesy of Transphorm).</p> Development Boards Use GaN FETs and High Frequency Synchronous Bootstrap <div class="field-byline"> Efficient Power Conversion </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Efficient Power Conversion has introduced the EPC9066, EPC9067, and EPC9068 development boards, which are configurable to a buck converter or as a ZVS class-D amplifier.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Products Discrete Power Semis GaN Transistors Fri, 20 May 2016 20:55:00 +0000 57581 at <p>(Image courtesy of EPC).</p> Gallium Nitride Looks to Widen its Footprint in the Global Power Semis Industry <div class="field-byline"> IHS Technology </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Wideband gap materials have been commonly used in the semiconductor industry for many years, but market adoption has not reached the levels the industry has been hoping for.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Automotive Industry Energy Lighting GaN Transistors Passive Components SiC Transistors Fri, 20 May 2016 20:50:00 +0000 57551 at High Efficiency eGaN FET Development Board for AirFuel Wireless Power Standard <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Efficient Power Conversion has announced the EPC9065, a development board that can serve as the amplifier stage for AirFuel Alliance Class 4 and Class 5 wireless power transfer applications.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Products Charger ICs GaN Transistors Tue, 10 May 2016 21:25:00 +0000 57201 at <p>(Image courtesy of Efficient Power Conversion).</p> Navitas Semiconductor's First GaN Power ICs Leave Silicon Behind <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Navitas Semiconductor recently announced its first gallium nitride (GaN) Power ICs, using its proprietary AllGaN monolithically-integrated 650V platform.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Products Lighting Mobile Discrete Power Semis GaN Transistors Mon, 21 Mar 2016 19:35:00 +0000 55641 at The Power 30:’s Top 30 Semiconductor Companies <div class="field-byline"> Sam Davis </div> <div class="field-deck"> The editors of identified 30 semiconductor companies that have contributed products and technology that have made the industry what it is today. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Many semiconductor companies have made outstanding contributions to power electronics during the past three decades....</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> AC-DC Power Supplies Automotive Defense Industry Energy Charger ICs Lighting Circuit Protection ICs Medical DC-DC Converters Mobile GaN Transistors Portable Power Management Power Electronics Systems Community Companies Archive Thu, 10 Mar 2016 16:28:00 +0000 55491 at Development Board with 50 A, 1 MHz Capability to Reduce Size in Point-of-Load Applications <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Efficient Power Conversion Corporation (EPC) introduces the EPC9059 half-bridge development board for high current, high frequency point-of-load (POL) applications using eGaN ICs to reduce power conversion size. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Products GaN Transistors Tue, 08 Mar 2016 22:41:00 +0000 55441 at Development Boards with 200 V eGaN® FETs Enable Operation up to 30 MHz <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Providing an easy-to-use way for power systems designers to evaluate the exceptional performance of gallium nitride transistors and get their products into volume production quickly</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Products GaN Transistors Wed, 10 Feb 2016 22:59:00 +0000 54611 at