European ‘HiPERFORM’ to introduce wide-bandgap power electronics in next-generation electric cars.Electric cars rely on power electronic circuits for various
functions. What if we could make these better by using new materials,
such as SiC and GaN?
WiTricity, the industry pioneer in wireless power transfer, announced the acquisition from Qualcomm Incorporated and Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. of certain technology platform and IP assets, which will bring over 1,500 patents and patent applications related to wireless charging that WiTricity will own or control. Through the transaction, Qualcomm Incorporated will become a minority WiTricity shareholder.