PCIM Europe Call for Papers now open

30 July 2014

  PCIM Europe 2015 International Exhibition and Conference for Power Electronics, Intelligent Motion, Renewable Energy and Energy Management Nuremberg, 19 – 21 May 2015 Papers on power electronics and their applications are welcomed at the Call for Papers for the PCIM Europe 2015 Conference, which is now open. The submission deadline is 15 October 2014. [...]

1200V SiC Hybrid IGBT Modules for High Frequency Applications

29 July 2014

      Dedicated IGBT-modules for high switching frequency operation have been successfully introduced to the market over the past years. Typical applications are X-ray generators, CT-scanners, induction heating, welding, plasma cutters or inverters for isolated or contactless electrical power conversion. By Eckhard Thal, Mitsubishi Electric Europe B.V., Ratingen, Germany The switching frequency in those [...]

Ensure Your System Robustness by Choosing Hard Commutation Rugged Medium Voltage MOSFETs

28 July 2014

      Understanding hard commutation event and how to get the best system reliability and performance using Infineon’s new 200V and 250V devices By Alan Huang, Application Engineer, Infineon Technologies AG Today, wide range of energy-critical applications can benefit from trench MOSFETs’ low Figure of Merit (RDS(on) x Qg) because of the MOSFETs’ high [...]

With its New RASMID™ Series ROHM Offers the Smallest Electronic Components in the Industry

25 July 2014

  The ultra-compact lines feature superior dimensional accuracy, ideal for high density, high-performancemobile and wearable products RASMID (ROHM Advanced Smart Micro Device) is based on innovative proprietary packaging and manufacturing technologies   ROHM presents its new RASMID (ROHM Advanced Smart Micro Device) families based on innovative proprietary processes. The company has been a pioneer in [...]

PCIM Europe 2014 Analysis: Satisfied visitors with significant decision-making authority

23 July 2014

  The analysis of the PCIM Europe 2014 has confirmed the high quality of the event with satisfied exhibitors and trade visitors. On the three days of the exhibition, a total of 8,006 trade visitors (40% international) took the opportunity to inform themselves about power electronics. Thanks to the exhibitor variety and the huge topic [...]

Multilayer ceramic chip capacitors

22 July 2014

  Dynamic DC Bias Model for accurate circuit simulation First tool for the dynamic simulation of DC bias characteristics of MLCCs More accurate power supply circuit simulation when used together with TDK technical support tools for inductors More efficient electronic circuit design TDK Corporation has expanded its technical support tools for MLCCs: The new DC [...]

Click here to see more articles from the archive


Power Electronics Manual

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 [...]



Beer Game Auction

Posted on 11 March 2014

  The beer game auction is a role-playing game (simulation), related to the original Beer Game, where the players are parties in different positions in a B2B purchase process by auction. The objective of the players is to keep the sales prices as high as possible although they are acting within an auction environment. Since [...]


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 [...]