SiC Transistors http://powerelectronics.com/taxonomy/term/20071/more en Silicon Carbide Power MOSFETs http://powerelectronics.com/sic-transistors/silicon-carbide-power-mosfets <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>TT Electronics launched a silicon-carbide power MOSFET that is designed for high temperature, power efficiency applications with a maximum junction temperature of 225°C.</div> <p><a href="http://powerelectronics.com/sic-transistors/silicon-carbide-power-mosfets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://powerelectronics.com/sic-transistors/silicon-carbide-power-mosfets#comments DC-DC Converters SiC Transistors Wed, 12 Oct 2016 13:55:00 +0000 60441 at http://powerelectronics.com <p>(Image courtesy of TT Electronics).</p> Unique Portable e-Car Charger Employs SiC MOSFET http://powerelectronics.com/discrete-power-semis/unique-portable-e-car-charger-employs-sic-mosfet <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The ZapCharger Portable electric-car charging station from Zaptec, an start-up transformer company, was built with silicon-carbide devices from STMicroelectronics.</div> <p><a href="http://powerelectronics.com/discrete-power-semis/unique-portable-e-car-charger-employs-sic-mosfet" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://powerelectronics.com/discrete-power-semis/unique-portable-e-car-charger-employs-sic-mosfet#comments Products Discrete Power Semis SiC Transistors Tue, 23 Aug 2016 19:05:00 +0000 59791 at http://powerelectronics.com <p>(Image courtesy of STMicroelectronics).</p> SiC Power Business Is a Reality http://powerelectronics.com/sic-transistors/sic-power-business-reality <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>SiC benefits are not a secret anymore and an increasing number of industries are developing new products with SiC technologies. The SiC power business is concrete and real, with a promising outlook.</div> <p><a href="http://powerelectronics.com/sic-transistors/sic-power-business-reality" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://powerelectronics.com/sic-transistors/sic-power-business-reality#comments Automotive Industry SiC Transistors Tue, 12 Jul 2016 19:15:00 +0000 59141 at http://powerelectronics.com Gallium Nitride Looks to Widen its Footprint in the Global Power Semis Industry http://powerelectronics.com/passive-components/gallium-nitride-looks-widen-its-footprint-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="http://powerelectronics.com/passive-components/gallium-nitride-looks-widen-its-footprint-global-power-semis-industry" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://powerelectronics.com/passive-components/gallium-nitride-looks-widen-its-footprint-global-power-semis-industry#comments Automotive Industry Energy Lighting GaN Transistors Passive Components SiC Transistors Fri, 20 May 2016 20:50:00 +0000 57551 at http://powerelectronics.com General Purpose High Temperature SiC Transistors and Rectifiers http://powerelectronics.com/sic-transistors/general-purpose-high-temperature-sic-transistors-and-rectifiers <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>GeneSiC Semiconductor announces the immediate availability of a line of compact, high temperature SiC Junction Transistors as well as a line of rectifiers in TO-46 metal can packages.</div> <p><a href="http://powerelectronics.com/sic-transistors/general-purpose-high-temperature-sic-transistors-and-rectifiers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://powerelectronics.com/sic-transistors/general-purpose-high-temperature-sic-transistors-and-rectifiers#comments Products SiC Transistors Mon, 18 May 2015 17:45:00 +0000 46451 at http://powerelectronics.com All-SiC Power Module Produces 1.7 kV http://powerelectronics.com/sic-transistors/all-sic-power-module-produces-17-kv <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Cree, Inc. released the industry's first all-SiC 1.7kV power module in an industry standard 62mm housing.</div> <p><a href="http://powerelectronics.com/sic-transistors/all-sic-power-module-produces-17-kv" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://powerelectronics.com/sic-transistors/all-sic-power-module-produces-17-kv#comments Products SiC Transistors Tue, 02 Dec 2014 17:42:00 +0000 40261 at http://powerelectronics.com Wide Bandap Semiconductors: Basics http://powerelectronics.com/datasheet/wide-bandap-semiconductors-basics <div class="field-image-promo"> <a href="/datasheet/wide-bandap-semiconductors-basics" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop imagecache-linked imagecache-med_crop_linked"><img alt="" src="http://powerelectronics.com/site-files/powerelectronics.com/files/imagecache/med_crop/datasheets/thumbnails/071414wideband1.jpg" title="" height="200" width="355" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop" /></a> </div> <div class="node-body datasheet-body"><div></div>Wide bandgap semiconductor materials are meeting the thermal and performance challenges of today's electronic products where silicon materials are limited. </div> <p><a href="http://powerelectronics.com/datasheet/wide-bandap-semiconductors-basics" target="_blank">read more</a></p> GaN Transistors Power Electronics Systems SiC Transistors Gold Mon, 14 Jul 2014 17:44:00 +0000 35631 at http://powerelectronics.com Gate Drive Optocouplers Drive SiC Power Semiconductors http://powerelectronics.com/discrete-power-semis/gate-drive-optocouplers-drive-sic-power-semiconductors <div class="field-byline"> Robinson Law, Applications Engineer and Chun Keong Tee, Product Manager, Avago Technologies </div> <div class="field-deck"> Gate drive optocouplers that are used extensively to drive Silicon IGBTs and MOSFETs can also be used with SiC MOSFETs, as SiC devices gain design-ins in industrial applications. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Gate drive optocouplers that are used extensively to drive Silicon IGBTs and MOSFETs can also be used with SiC MOSFETs, as SiC devices gain design-ins in industrial applications. </div> <p><a href="http://powerelectronics.com/discrete-power-semis/gate-drive-optocouplers-drive-sic-power-semiconductors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://powerelectronics.com/discrete-power-semis/gate-drive-optocouplers-drive-sic-power-semiconductors#comments Discrete Power Semis SiC Transistors Fri, 20 Jun 2014 12:00:00 +0000 34791 at http://powerelectronics.com A Look At APEC 2014 http://powerelectronics.com/blog/look-apec-2014 <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>This year's Applied Power Electronics Conference And Exposition (APEC), to be held at the Fort Worth Convention Center March 16 through 20, will showcase the key products and technologies for power system designers.</div> <p><a href="http://powerelectronics.com/blog/look-apec-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://powerelectronics.com/blog/look-apec-2014#comments AC-DC Power Supplies Alternative Energy Industry Charger ICs DC-DC Converters Discrete Power Semis Portable Power Management Power Electronics Systems Power Management PMICs Regulators SiC Transistors The Power Plant Mon, 10 Mar 2014 19:50:00 +0000 31591 at http://powerelectronics.com SiC Six-Pack Power Module http://powerelectronics.com/sic-transistors/sic-six-pack-power-module <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Cree, Inc. is introducing the industry's first commercially available silicon carbide (SiC) six-pack power module in an industry standard 45mm package.</div> <p><a href="http://powerelectronics.com/sic-transistors/sic-six-pack-power-module" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://powerelectronics.com/sic-transistors/sic-six-pack-power-module#comments Discrete Power Semis SiC Transistors Fri, 26 Jul 2013 03:26:00 +0000 22382 at http://powerelectronics.com