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LEM completes its range of high performance, compact, medium and high voltage transducers for the traction market with the DVM series

Posted on 22 September 2019

  25% less bulky due to reduced power losses; Improved accuracy and temperature stability Fully-isolated nominal measurement of 600-4200V DC, AC or pulsed Compact, light and robust package Combines 12 kV insulation with unmatched immunity against electromagnetic disturbances Meets latest IRIS requirements for rail traction applications LEM introduces the DVM series for insulated nominal voltage [...]

ROHM Semiconductor Introduces Innovative Products and Concepts for Power & Energy Management

Posted on 19 September 2019

  At the world’s leading show for electronics, electronica in Munich (Nov. 8-11, 2016/Hall A5-Booth 542), ROHM Semiconductor will showcase cutting-edge power management solutions for numerous applications in the automotive, industrial and residential/home area. Based on latest SiC and Si technologies, proprietary processing and packaging technologies, the introduced devices feature optimum efficiency and compactness, paving [...]

Digital LED driver ICs from Infineon with flicker free control and low stand-by power

Posted on 16 September 2019

  Modern LED technology offers many advanced possibilities for lighting applications. With the XDPL8220, Infineon Technologies AG (FSE: IFX / OTCQX: IFNNY) extends its product portfolio of digital and configurable LED driver ICs. The IC enables the lighting industry to realize essential features for smart lighting and increases the benefits for both, end user and [...]

PCIM Asia 2017 Conference: Call for Papers is open

Posted on 14 September 2019

  The Call for Papers of PCIM Asia 2017 is now open. Also in the coming year, the conference with its adjacent running trade exhibition, is the most important communication platform for power electronics and its applications in Asia. The latest date for abstract submissions is 16 November 2019. The PCIM Asia will take place [...]

Infineon’s 800 V CoolMOS™ P7 series sets a new benchmark in efficiency and thermal performance

Posted on 12 September 2019

  Infineon Technologies AG introduces the 800 V CoolMOS™ P7 series. Based on the superjunction technology, this 800 V MOSFET combines best-in-class performance with exceptional ease-of-use. This new product family is a perfect fit for low power SMPS applications, fully addressing market needs in performance, ease of design, and price/performance ratio. It mainly focuses on [...]

The Bidirectional Fast-Track to Full Current Capability

Posted on 07 September 2019

  The H-bridge to up customers application’s speed and efficiency Unterhaching, Germany, September 06, 2019. Vincotech, a supplier of module-based solutions for power electronics, today announced the launch of a new fastPACK 0 HC improving UPS, SMPS, solar and welding applications in speed, efficiency and full-current capability for bidirectional usage. The new H-bridge module is [...]

Robust AC capacitors

Posted on 06 September 2019

  Robust design thanks to complete aluminum housing Long life expectancy of 30,000 hours Compliance with safety class S2 TDK Corporation presents two new series of robust EPCOS alternating current (AC) capacitors. Both the cans and the tops of the components are constructed of aluminum, making them particularly robust. All capacitors in the B33331* and [...]

ROHM Introduces 16bit ‘Tough’ MCUs Optimized for Rechargeable NiMH Applications

Posted on 31 August 2019

  Class-leading low voltage drive contributes to greater energy efficiency and performance in compact battery-driven industrial equipment LAPIS Semiconductor, a member of the ROHM group, has announced the development of the ML620130 family of 16bit low power MCUs, optimized for compact industrial equipment requiring battery drive in noisy environments, featuring superior processing capability with low [...]