Infineon’s Rugged TRENCHSTOP™ 5 S5 IGBTs Extends Operational Lifetime and Efficiency in PV & UPS Applications

16 November 2015

  Infineon Technologies AG continues to improve IGBT performance with the release of the new S5 (S for soft) family. It is based on the ultra-thin wafer TRENCHSTOP™ 5 IGBT. This family has been developed specifically for AC-DC energy conversion in industrial applications switching up to 40 kHz, typically to be found in Photovoltaic Inverters [...]

CeraLink enables compact and flexible high-performance inverters

11 November 2015

  A new traction inverter developed by Scienlab electronic systems features a compact and lightweight design with a high power density. It can be adapted flexibly to a wide spectrum of needs and is well-suited for use in a growing range of electric vehicles. The new inverter was made possible by the use of CeraLink™ [...]

Proton-Electrotex will participate in the conference of International Association TRAVEK

04 November 2015

  Proton-Electrotex is participating in the XXII International scientific and technical conference "Prospects of development of electric power industry and the high-voltage electrotechnical equipment". Organizer of the conference is International Association TRAVEK. There will be discussed the issues of manufacturing high-voltage electrotechnical equipment. Innovation technologies, recent researches and projects will be presented. Participants will have [...]

Ultra-High-Efficiency 76V DC/DC Buck Converter

02 November 2015

  Provides high reliability and greater energy savings ideal for communications infrastructure and industrial equipment ROHM is announcing the availability of a 12 to 76V input, 3A variable output voltage, DC/DC Buck converter with integrated 76V MOSFET optimized for high power (high voltage x large current) applications such as motors, factory automation equipment, communications infrastructure, [...]

Infineon Builds a New Factory in Wuxi to Accelerate Smart Manufacturing Initiative

21 October 2015

  Infineon Technologies AG announced the set-up of its second factory in Wuxi, on the occasion of its 20th anniversary of operation in China. The new factory is scheduled for rollout at the end of 2016. It comprises a total investment of nearly USD 300 million, engaging an area of 36,000 square meters. An addition [...]

SPS IPC Drives 2015: ROHM Semiconductor Displays Its Expanded Line of Power Modules and SiC Products

19 October 2015

  Latest Full SiC Power Modules with high voltage/currency capabilities - Intelligent Power Modules for High-performance switching - super compact AC/DC converter control for SiC MOSFETs At the occasion of SPS IPC Drives in Nuremberg from November 24 – 26, ROHM Semiconductor will present its latest Power modules for high-reliable, high-speed switching as well as [...]

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ABB Semiconductors website now available in Chinese

Posted on 01 October 2015

  Since the end of 2013, ABB Semiconductors website visitors have been enjoying a new web experience. The new layout with more pictures and tiles make it a lot easier to find specific content without endless navigation. Following the importance of the Chinese market and the clear results from web statistics, we now released the [...]


Keep Pace with Today´s Power Technology

Posted on 25 July 2015

      As one of the leading electronics companies Texas Instruments fuels power designs with an innovative portfolio and speeds time to market with powerful, easy-to-use design tools. Now the company extends its power product range with some industry firsts. By Wolfgang Patelay, Freelance Journalist, Bodo´s Power Systems According to Dave Priscak, Director, Power [...]


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 [...]