Active Vibration Control in Ultrasonic Wire Bonding

17 December 2014

      Improving bondability on demanding surfaces Ultrasonic wire bonding is an established technology for connecting the electrodes of microelectronic devices as well as power electronic modules. Typically an aluminium wire connects the electrodes of a power semiconductor with the corresponding electrodes of a substrate. The wire is bonded to the electrode surface by [...]

Weidmüller OMNIMATE – Service AppGuide: Innovative "Application-oriented product recommendation" selection aid

16 December 2014

  Tailored products for convenient and fast device development. Weidmüller is extending its OMNIMATE device connection technology area to include a further service offering: The Internet-based "Application-­oriented product recommendation" selection aid supplements the established 72-hour sample service. It provides a fast, user-friendly – and so far unique – solution on the market. Customers can directly [...]

Tiny Power Components for Wireless Charging, Step Down Conversion and “Always On” Devices

15 December 2014

      Texas Instruments used electronica 2014 in Munich to showcase its broad portfolio of new products corresponding to the slogan coming from the Jack Kilby Day “TI technology is fundamentally changing the way we live our lifes – from wireless charging to autonomous vehicles, from smart cities and factories of the future to [...]

ROHM’s New Facility Increases Its LSI Post Processing Production Capability by 40%

12 December 2014

  The 15 billion yen investment is expected to meet future demands in the automotive and industrial markets In response to the increasing demand for expanding the post processing production capability of LSIs, ROHM has plans to build a new facility at ROHM Integrated Systems (Thailand) Co., Ltd. (RIST). The project is currently in the [...]

VISEDO opens a new factory in Finland

11 December 2014

The main office and the motor factory of VISEDO which has been operating already in the new location for one month was now officially inaugurated on the 14th of November 2014. In total over 100 guests representing mostly VISEDO customers participated the event in the new location at: VISEDO Oy, Lentokentäntie 44, 53600 Lappeenranta, Finland. [...]

MACOM Introduces Industry Leading High Power SP3T and SP4T 200 Watt PIN Diode Switches

10 December 2014

  Featuring low insertion loss and excellent linearity operating over the 50 MHz to 1 GHz frequency range, these devices are ideal for land mobile radio applications M/A-COM Technology Solutions Holdings Inc.  (“MACOM”), a leading supplier of high performance RF, microwave, and millimeter wave products, today announced two high power PIN diode switches, with industry [...]

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The eGaN FET Supply Chain

Posted on 21 November 2014

      By Alex Lidow Ph.D.; Efficient Power Conversation KEY TAKE AWAYS GaN technology is compatible with low-cost silicon integrated circuit infrastructure already in place, allowing GaN technology to leverage billions of dollars of underutilized semiconductor supply chain. eGaN FETs eliminate one standard element in the semiconductor supply chain – the external plastic package. [...]


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Power Electronics & Semiconductor Manuals

Posted on 21 July 2014

    Power electronics engineers should be equipped with up to date power electronics manuals   Below are recommendations for several power electronics manuals including purchasing or download information.     Infineon Reference book IGBT Modules as eBook and printed Book Today, IGBT and power MOSFET modules are instrumental in power electronic systems and are [...]


Post Job Ads in Bodo's Power Systems and on PowerGuru

Posted on 16 June 2014

  With just one purchase, companies can post job ads with the Power Electronics leaders PowerGuru and Bodo’s Power System’s Magazine offer the possibility of purchasing job advertisements that will be delivered via 3 types of media – print, web, and e-mail – in one purchased package, specifically targeting Power Electronics professionals.   With one [...]


PowerGuru Media Guide Now Available

Posted on 04 February 2014

              With the release of a new media guide for 2014, PowerGuru offers companies a variety of opportunities to increase their online presence and brand recognition. From a choice of several promotion options, companies can select a campaign method that best suits their marketing goals. Available options include banner [...]