A new 4-stage pHEMPT MMIC device model TU-W1320302 is now available from Arralis, covering a frequency range of 98-102GHz and providing better than 5 dB noise figure with more than 20dB of stable small signal gain.
EpiGaN, a key global player in III/V materials technology, has appointed Markus Behet as Chief Marketing Officer for its GaN/Si and GaN/SiC epitaxy wafer product lines serving a host of innovative applications in the power switching and RF markets. In this newly created role, effective Feb 1, Markus Behet will lead the companyâ€™s global commercial and marketing programs directly reporting to EpiGaNâ€™s CEO Marianne Germain.
EPC9106 Class-D audio amplifier reference design, using high frequency switching gallium nitride power transistors, demonstrates efficiency enhancement, size reduction and eliminates need for a heat sink while delivering prosumer quality sound.
Hanergy Thin Film Power Group Ltd. held a mobile energy strategy presentation yesterday and the launch ceremony of its global thin-film solar product innovation competition. Mobile energy, as envisioned by Hanergy, is a novel concept and strategic judgment based on the global energy development trend.
Transphorm Inc. today stated that Yaskawa Electric Corporation is launching the mass production of worldâ€™s smallest power conditioner in its class â€“ and the first to use a GaN power module. Based on Transphormâ€™s EZ-GaN IP-protected platform, Yaskawaâ€™s Enewell-SOL V1 series 4.5kW indoor PV inverter will be distributed in Japan, with a targeted annual production of 34,000 systems.
According to a new market research report GaN RF Market Update: 2014 - 2019 from Strategy Analytics, the market for RF GaN devices will reach nearly $560 million by 2019, with a CAGR approaching 22 percent from 2014 to 2019.
STMicroelectronics state their new SCT20N120 silicon-carbide power MOSFET brings advanced efficiency and reliability to a broader range of energy-conscious applications such as inverters for electric/hybrid vehicles, solar or wind power generation, high-efficiency drives, power supplies, and smart-grid equipment.