SENSOR+TEST 2015 - 10% Early-Bird Discount Until End of October

01 October 2014

  “The SENSOR+TEST is the main trade fair of the year for us,” says Axel Langheinrich, head of marketing at Synotech Sensor und Messtechnik – and he is not the only one. There were 575 exhibitors from 28 countries at the SENSOR+TEST 2014, impressively reflecting the entire spectrum of measuring system competence from sensors to [...]

Electronica 2014: ROHM Semiconductor Presents Most Recent Technologies and Products

30 September 2014

  At the forefront: Innovative high-efficient products for advanced power management, embedded, wireless and sensor technology At the world’s biggest electronics show, electronica in Munich (Nov. 11-14, 2014/Hall A5-Booth 562) ROHM Semiconductor will present its most recent developments from the company’s R&D centers as well as co-developments with partners which have been manufactured in its [...]

New GaN-ready Magnetics

29 September 2014

  Demonstrated optimized performance in next generation energy-efficient, compact power conversion technologies Precision, Inc. ( announces the global launch of the company´s GaN-ready magnetic capabilities. GaN-ready LLC transformers and PFC inductors are now available for a broad range of applications including, power factor correction, server, solar, automotive/HEV, industrial motor drives, and power supplies/UPS. GaN Switches [...]

PCIM Asia 2015 - Call for Papers now open

22 September 2014

  The Call for Papers PCIM Asia 2015, Chinas leading international user-oriented conference on power electronics, is now open. The deadline for submissions is 17 November 2014. Experts from industry and science are kindly invited to present the latest developments and expectations for future trends in the power electronics industry. Conference topics 1. Environmental Friendly and [...]

SiC: The Reliability Aspect and Practical Experience (Test)

18 September 2014

      By Jochen Hüskens, Product Marketing Manager, ROHM Semiconductor GmbH Reliability of SiC SBDs Obviously, breakdown issues in the outer periphery structure of SiCSBD caused by high dV/dt were reported for conventional products but such breakdowns have not been observed in ROHM’s SiC SBDs at dV/dt up to 50 kV/us. In life tests, [...]

Practical, Efficient and Safe Power Device Thermal Characterisation

17 September 2014

      By Hisao Kakitani, Koji Tokuno and Ryo Takeda; Keysight Technologies Japan Power devices are used in a wide range of applications such as; train, automotive, traction, power generation etc. that are operated in harsh and extreme environmental conditions. Robust design for reliability and safety are paramount in these applications. A key initial [...]

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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 [...]



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 [...]