GaN & SiC Headlines Archive2019-10-16T14:04:01-05:00

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1200V 450A All SiC Half-Bridge Module Maximizes Power Density

Could gallium nitride be the key to reaching the full potential of AI?

The first space-qualified GaN DC-to-DC power converter

Major bank: Oil is finished; EVs+renewables are 6x more cost-effective

Cree and ON Semi Pen Multi-Year SiC Wafer Supply Agreement

SiC devices boost power system efficiency in aircraft

Power Integrations’ new gate-driver system enables paralleling of up to four SiC power modules

Scrutinizing a SiC Transistor Gate-Driver IC
PV Magazine: Transistor transition

Power Semiconductors: Past, Present and Future

GaN v SiC semiconductors for EV converters: Tech Opinion

Drivemode Believes All EVs Can Rely on the Same Components

GaN and SiC power semiconductor market to grow from $400m to $3bn by 2025

Gate Driver System Targets 1.7kV to 4.5kV IGBT and SiC Dual Power Modules

SiC Module Enables > 98% Efficient 300kW Three-Phase Inverter Reference Design

In EVs, Isolation Tech Drives Faster Charging

Silicon Carbide Converters and MEMS Devices for High-temperature Power Electronics: a Critical Review

SiC Module enables >98% Efficient 300kW Three-Phase Inverter Reference Design

Aixtron partners in UltimateGaN project to make power semiconductors available for broad applications at competitive cost

Vincotech: Engineered to fit your tech specs and business needs

PSDcast – A New Wireless Charging Alliance

IEEE article: Accurate Estimation of SiC Power MOSFETs under Extreme Operating Conditions

GaN Systems again sponsoring China Power Supply Society’s annual ‘GaN Systems Cup’ design competition

SiC Demand Growing Faster than Supply

EVs are Switching to Silicon Carbide Power Electronics

Borg Warner Unveils Onboard Battery Charger Using Silicon Carbide

Cree Selected as Silicon Carbide Partner for the Volkswagon Group FAST Program

Demand grows for tiny phone chargers using ‘new silicon’ (GaN)

GaN power ICs with integrated sensors for efficient charging of electric vehicles

The New Hardware Innovations Designed to Drive Industry 4.0

A billion-dollar silicon carbide complex is coming to North Carolina

GaN Systems Shows World’s Highest Current Rated GaN Power Semiconductors at PCIM 2019

The Need for Wireless Charging is Clear

Microchip Announces Production Release of Silicon Carbide (SiC) Products That Enable High-Voltage, Reliable Power Electronics

SiC Enabling EV Applications

NASA Looks Into Rechargeable Venus Lander; Powered By Microwave-Beaming Atmospheric Balloon

Aveox to Launch Ultra-high Efficiency AC Power Conversion Modules with APFC Powered by GaN Systems

Why GaN E-HEMTs are a Power Designer’s Transistor of Choice

Cree: Readying up for long-term growth

GaN Goes Mainstream

GaN Systems High Efficiency 50W Wireless Power Amplifier Evaluation Kit

Power Integrations New SiC MOSFET Gate Driver Maximizes Efficiency, Improves Safety

GaN Systems Unveils Industry’s Highest Current GaN Power Transistors

The Great Semi Debate: SiC or GaN

GaN Systems Commended by Frost & Sullivan for its GaN Power Transistors

Fast-Charging, Smaller Batteries, Extended Range Technology Will Accelerate the EV Market

PowerSphyr and GaN Systems Partner on GaN-based Wireless Power

SiC-based 60kW Interleaved Boost Converter Reference Design

Wolfspeed Introduces Next-Gen SiC Diode for Renewable Energy, Electric Vehicle Applications

High-Power, Multi-Channel Laser for LiDAR Systems

GaN market growing at CAGR of 55% to 2023, driven by power supply segment, or 93% if adopted for wireless charging in consumer electronics

Accelerating Commercialization of Wide-Bandgap Power Electronics

BMW reveals drive details of its first FE contender

Mitsubishi Electric and the University of Tokyo Reveal New Mechanism for Enhancing Reliability of SiC Power Semiconductor Devices

Paving the way for SiC power device ramp-up, driven by the automotive industry

Modular Capacitor Assemblies Target GaN- and SiC-based Converters

Dynamic Systems Enables Powerful Wireless Charging Stations for Vehicles

NCSU develops compact 50 kW fast charger with 97.5% efficiency

Cold Plates in Process Cooling Applications

ORNL develops 120 kW wireless charging prototype with 97% efficiency

175kVA SiC Converters in the New Dragon 2 Locomotive

Wirelessly charging an EV in 15 minutes sounds crazy, but it’s getting closer

SiC Enables EV Charger that is More Efficient & 10X Smaller

Power Electronics Conference: Technical Trends with Wide Bandgap Semiconductors

Silicon Carbide: Driving Package Innovation

Energy And Data: The Duo Defining Our Global Future

PSDcast – Solving “Range Anxiety” for Electric Vehicles

Jaguar Explains why In-house Powertrain is “an Advantage”

Porsche’s Electric Pit Stop: ChargeBox, CoolingBox, Boxes Galore

SiC Chip Demand Surges

A Future for Hybrid and Battery-Electric Wing Ships

Half-bridge Gate Drive Power Supply Reference Design from RECOM

Research Paper: Simulation of a High-Voltage Silicon Carbide (SiC) Power Diode under High-Action Pulsed Operation

The Feds Blocked Cree’s Efforts to Sell its Chip Business. Now it’s Their Future.

White Paper: Design of SiC MOSFET based High Efficiency Inverter for Solar PV Applications

PowerSphyr and GaN Systems Lead the Wireless Charging Revolution

Video: The Benefits of Silicon Carbide in DC/DC Converters

Cooling Wide-Bandgap Materials in Power Electronics

Silicon Carbide Inverter Could Improve the Economics of Solar Power

How Silicon Carbide Helps to Get the Best from a Solar PV System

White Paper: Dual Active Bridge (DAB) DC-DC Converter for Multilevel Propulsion Converters for Electrical Units (EMU)

The Rise of GaN-Based Power Systems

Low Inductance SiC MOSFET Power Modules

Application Note: MSCSICSP6LI/REF3 SiC SP6LI Module Driver Reference Design

Wide Input Voltage Range (300-1200 VDC) 15 W Flyback Auxiliary Power Supply Board

GaN FET Driver Delivers Fast Switching to Solid-State LiDAR Systems

Wolfspeed Silicon Carbide Semiconductors First to Meet Automotive AEC-A101 Standards

SiC Power Semiconductor Market Growing at 29% CAGR to $1.4bn in 2023, Aided by Adoption in Automotive Applications

Vincotech – First in SiC-based Power Modules

Cooling Wide-Bandgap Materials in Power Electronics

Technical Article: DC Bus Switching Performance as Determined by Commutation Loop Parasitics and Switching Dynamics

Siemens Reveals Velaro Novo High-speed Train Concept

UA Researcher Tackles Solar Power

Microsemi Announces Extremely Low Inductance SP6LI Package Dedicated to SiC MOSFET Technology, Enabling High Current, High Switching Frequency and High Efficiency

Next-Gen AEC-Q101 SiC 1200V MOSFETs and 700V Schottky Barrier Diodes

Silicon Carbide Enables 30kW Three-Phase Vienna PFC Reference Design

PSDcast – SiC MOSFETs for Automotive and Industrial Applications

Accelerating the Next Generation of Wide-Bandgap Power Electronics

Achieving Data Center Energy Efficiency: Solutions Must Be Widely Adopted

In the News: Solar Energy Storage Problem May be Solved in New Single-System Technology

Five Minutes with… Larry Spaziani, VP, GaN Systems

WBG Semi Device Makers Jockey for EV, HEV Applications

Cree’s Quarterly Revenue Driven by Wolfspeed’s SiC Materials and Power & GaN RF Devices

White Paper: Comprehensive Study on Gate Driver for SiC-MOSFETs with Gate Boost

Wide-Bandgap Semiconductors and Packaging

Technical Article: The Ideal Package Design for Silicon Carbide and Wide-Bandgap Devices

MEDCOM is Leading Manufacturer of Electric Bus Drives in Europe

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