Info
Info
News Article

Automotive Focus For GaN Systems At Electronica

News
Company to demo size, weight, power, and system cost benefits of GaN

GaN Systems will show visitors how customers are achieving higher levels of performance in power electronics at electronica 2018 in Munich on November 13-16. The company will share key observations and insights on the automotive sector and exhibit latest solutions and design tools.

Automotive is one of the central themes at electronica with a dedicated Automotive Forum. The demand and impact of electric and autonomous vehicles has underlined the importance of power electronics throughout the entire automotive and supporting sectors from charging networks and renewable energy sources, data centres, and manufacturing.

Design engineers are focused on making power systems more efficient, compact, lighter, and lower cost with GaN transistors as the fundamental building block. In the automotive sector, GaN is becoming the preferred choice for onboard chargers and, a strong contender for traction inverters.

During the conference, GaN Systems CEO Jim Witham will elaborate on these topics at two sessions: What will power the next generation of vehicles? and GaN and Electric Vehicles "“ A Small Change That Can Revolutionise the Industry.

Reducing Time to Market with GaN

GaN Systems will display design tools that help engineers design systems that meet their performance goals and get to market more quickly. These include the newly announced GS-065-120-1-D and GS-010-120-1-P products (120 A, 100 V and 650 V) and the GSM-065-240-1-N-0 evaluation device (240 A, 650 V) for high power systems. To complement these products, new PLECS simulation models have been added to the GaN Systems' Circuit Simulation Tool for 3-Phase Traction Inverter and Single-Phase T-Type 3-Level Inverter designs.

Additionally, GaN Systems will have its newly released 50 W wireless power amplifier that is well-suited for wireless power transfer and charging applications in consumer, industrial, and automotive markets. Customer demonstrations will also be provided that highlight end products in the consumer, data center, industrial, and automotive industries.

"GaN power transistors are now recognised as the building block that enable smaller, lighter weight, and more energy efficient and cost-effective electronics "“ in all areas imaginable from automobiles to data centres to renewable power systems," says Jim Witham, CEO of GaN Systems. "At electronica, we look forward to participating in conversations with customers and visitors about the transformation that is taking place with GaN power electronics."

China, India, Japan And South Korea Set To Surpass 1 Billion Installed Smart Electricity Meters In 2025
MagnaChip Introduces New Component To Enhance 5G/LTE Smartphone Battery Life
Loughborough Expert Helps Construct New United Nations Specifications
EV Group Earns Seventh Triple Crown Win In Customer Satisfaction Survey
Sanan IC Expands Wafer Foundry Portfolio With 150 Mm GaN-on-silicon Process
Packaging Solution For GaN On Silicon Power Devices
ABB Helps Build A Brighter Future For Costa Rica With High Power Inverter Technology
Lidl To Invest €1m In Ireland’s Largest Ever Installation Of Solar Panels
Ascatron Secures €3.5 Million For SiC Product Development
Q CELLS Offers Businesses Direct Marketing Of Solar Power In Germany
GaN And SiC Power Semis Worth $3 Billion By 2025
Technology And Smarter Charging Solutions Key To Mass Adoption Of EV
Navitas Earns Innovation Award For GaNFast Power ICs
SiC And GaN-based Power Electronics To Boost Automotive Semiconductor Efficiencies And Profitability
Power Electronics For The Energy Transformation
NEDO, Sharp, And Toyota Trials Electrified Vehicles Equipped With Solar Batteries
Transphorm Adds Second FET To 900V GaN Range
ABB To Exit Solar Inverter Business
Fraunhofer IAF Enhances Functionality Of GaN Power ICs With Integrated Sensors
Amtech COO Talks About Growing SiC Opportunities
Oxford Instruments Launches ALD Manufacturing Solution For GaN Power Device Passivation
GaN And SiC Require A New Approach To Packaging
ROHM Power Supply Monitoring IC With Built-In Self-Diagnostic Function
Scatec Solar Reaches Financial Close For 55 MW Project In Ukraine

Info
×
Search the news archive

To close this popup you can press escape or click the close icon.
Logo
×
Logo
×
Register - Step 1

You may choose to subscribe to the Power Electronics World Magazine, the Power Electronics World Newsletter, or both. You may also request additional information if required, before submitting your application.


Please subscribe me to:

 

You chose the industry type of "Other"

Please enter the industry that you work in:
Please enter the industry that you work in:
 
X
Info
X
Info