2020-07-10 - Omdia

GaN and SiC Power Semiconductor Markets Set to Pass $1Bn Mark in 2021

Market energized by demand from hybrid & electric vehicles, power supplies and photovoltaic inverters...

2020-07-08 - Maurizio Di Paolo Emilio

SiC Enables more efficient power solutions

SiC technology is now widely recognized as a reliable alternative to silicon. Many manufacturers of power modules and power inverters…

2020-06-23 - Maurizio Di Paolo Emilio

Electric Vehicles Are Switching To SiC Technology

Car manufacturers are working on fast-charging systems aimed at facilitating the use of electric cars. Wide-bandgap semiconductor SiC is central…

2020-06-19 - Maurizio Di Paolo Emilio

Gen 4 SiC Technology Gets Ready for Rollout

The advantages of SiC devices for use in power electronics are driven by the wide-bandgap semiconductor’s high material performance, high…

2020-06-12 - Maurizio Di Paolo Emilio

Markets Look to WBG Devices to Boost Power Efficiency

As the market continues its race toward more power, the industry is moving away from silicon in favor of wide-bandgap…

2020-03-05 - M. Di Paolo Emilio

Next-Gen Space-Borne Systems Call for WBG Semiconductors

WBG semiconductors are critical to the development of next-generation space-borne systems thanks to advantages like insensitivity to radiation and high-temperature…

2020-03-02 - Junko Yoshida

Soitec Seek New Wafer Material

With 5G, the complexity of RF front-end modules is increasing at a bewildering pace. More antennas, more PAs, more filters…

2020-01-30 - Nitin Dahad

ST Plans $1.5B Investment

The investments includes $400m strategic investments in the Agrate fab; and GaN and 200mm SiC wafer capacity.

2020-01-20 - M. Di Paolo Emilio

The Role of Silicon Carbide in Power Electronics

Silicon Carbide is being adopted in several power applications. The agreement between ROHM and STMicroelectronics will increase its massive adoption…

2019-12-20 - M. Di Paolo Emilio

Improving Efficiency with SiC Isolated Gate Drivers

Using silicon carbide gate drivers can reduce energy loss by 30 percent while maximizing system uptime.