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Wolfspeed: New SiC 3.6 kW Bridgeless Totem-Pole PFC Reference Design

2022-05-24T17:06:44-05:00May 24th, 2022|Categories: Featured, Reference Designs, Silicon Carbide Test & Evaluation Products, Wolfspeed|

Download Reference Design Files This reference design demonstrates the application of Wolfspeed’s C3M™ 650 V Silicon Carbide MOSFET technology in TOLL (TO - Leadless) package to create a 3.6kW bridgeless totem-pole PFC for server, data, and mining power supplies and telecom systems. Wolfspeed’s TOLL package offers low conduction and switching losses, which further enables smaller,

RECOM’s 3W SMD Single- and Dual-Output RA3 series DC/DC Converters for Si, SiC and GaN Power Transistor Gate Drivers

2022-05-24T16:25:44-05:00May 24th, 2022|Categories: DC-to-DC Converter Modules, Featured, RECOM|

Meets harsh environmental requirements for renewable energy RECOM’s RA3 series features 3-watt DC/DC converters which are especially designed to power transistor gate drivers. The modules are available with input voltages of 5, 12, or 24 VDC with single or dual asymmetric outputs to cover the latest Si, SiC, and GaN transistors on the market today.

Silicon Carbide-Based Circuit Breakers for High-Power DC Systems

2022-05-24T15:47:53-05:00May 24th, 2022|Categories: Article, Featured, Microchip|

Microchip Technical Article Circuit breakers are one of the most common components used in a short-circuit and overcurrent protection circuit, especially for higher-power systems. There are many considerations for designing in this kind of protection, and this article will show: Why it’s important to build in the protection Advantages of silicon carbide (SiC)-based

Analog Devices: 30 A Isolated Gate Driver with Slew Rate Control and SPI

2022-05-24T15:17:14-05:00May 24th, 2022|Categories: Analog Devices, Featured, Gate Driver ICs|

The ADuM4177 provides reliable control over the switching characteristics of SiC switch configurations over a wide range of switching voltages The ADuM4177 is an advanced isolated gate driver that provides 5 kVrms isolation employing Analog Devices, Inc. iCoupler technology. The ADuM4177 provides 8.3 mm creepage in a 28-pin wide body SOIC package. The devices

In Stock: Wieland Microcool Cold Plate for Wolfspeed XM3 SiC Modules

2022-05-23T16:20:28-05:00May 9th, 2022|Categories: Featured, Liquid Cold Plate Heat Sinks, Wieland Microcool|

CP4012D: High-performance 20 fin/inch In-Line Pin x 4mm tall double-sided cold plate. For 6 modules (3/side). SAEJ1926-6 port. The CP4012D aluminum friction stir welded cold plate has been optimized specifically for the high heat flux of silicon carbide. The MDT (micro deformation technology) inside allows for very low thermal resistance, low-pressure drop, and balanced parallel

Wolfspeed 3.6 kW Bridgeless Totem-Pole PFC Reference Design

2022-05-09T16:25:32-05:00May 9th, 2022|Categories: Featured, Reference Designs, Silicon Carbide Test & Evaluation Products, Wolfspeed|

HIGH EFFICIENCY, HIGH POWER DENSITY DOCUMENTATION ONLYThis reference design demonstrates the application of Wolfspeed’s C3M 650 V Silicon Carbide MOSFET technology in TOLL (TO - Leadless) package to create a 3.6kW bridgeless totem-pole PFC for server, data, and mining power supplies and telecom systems. Wolfspeed’s TOLL package offers low conduction and switching losses, which further

Microchip 3.3 kV Silicon Carbide MOSFETs & Schottky Barrier Diodes

2022-05-09T15:47:47-05:00May 9th, 2022|Categories: Featured, Microchip, Silicon Carbide Power Transistors & Modules|

Enabling new levels of efficiency and reliability Microchip’s SiC solutions focus on high performance helping to maximize system efficiency and minimize system weight and size. Microchip’s proven SiC reliability also ensures no performance degradation over the life of the end equipment. What Problem Are We Solving? 3.3 kV Silicon IGBTs are limited in performance

NXP Half-bridge Eval Kit Designed to Connect with Wolfspeed’s XM3 SiC MOSFET Module

2022-05-20T16:26:01-05:00May 9th, 2022|Categories: Featured, Gate Driver Evaluation Products, NXP|

FRDMGD3160XM3EVM This is a half-bridge evaluation kit populated with two MC33GD3160 single channel IGBT/SiC MOSFET gate drive devices. The kit includes the Freedom KL25Z microcontroller hardware for interfacing a PC installed with Flex GUI software for communication to the SPI registers on the MC33GD3160 gate drive devices in either daisy chain or standalone configuration.

PCIM Europe 2022 Featured Products

2022-05-03T13:11:17-05:00May 3rd, 2022|Categories: Analog Devices, Events, Featured, GaN Systems, Hitachi Energy, Microchip, NXP, Richardson RFPD, Vincotech, Wieland Microcool, Wolfspeed|

RICHARDSON RFPD HIGHLIGHTS AT PCIM EUROPE 2022 If you’re traveling to the PCIM Europe in Nuremberg May 10-12, be sure to visit the Richardson RFPD stand (Hall 6, Stand 434). Discuss the latest in gallium nitride and silicon carbide from the industry’s leading names with our engineering team, as well as the gate driver, passive

GaN Systems 3 kW High-efficiency Bridgeless Totem Pole PFC Reference Design

2022-05-21T16:50:26-05:00April 24th, 2022|Categories: Featured, GaN Power Transistor Test & Evaluation Products, GaN Systems|

GS-EVB-BTP-3KW-GS: Using GaN E-HEMTs This 3kW reference design demonstrates the operating principle and design considerations of a Bridgeless Totem Pole PFC circuit (BTPPFC) using GaN Systems’ GS66516B 650V GaN transistors. Description Documentation only. No hardware Continuous conduction mode (CCM) BTP PFC reference design Digital power control 90-264 Vrms Universal input 3 kW power (1.5 kW

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