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2021 (14 news)

Completing the Generation 7 IGBT Portfolio

Technologies, Product

Industrial Standard Packages with the Latest Generation ChipsIn recent years, SEMIKRON released several products using the latest Generation 7 IGBTs in the 1200V class. Now it is time to complete the portfolio to cover the full range of power… read more

Introducing IGBT E7 for 1700V Devices

Product, Technologies

New 1700V IGBT E7 Portfolio in the SEMiX 3 Press-Fit1700V devices are getting a power density boost with IGBT E7. Compared to the widely used 1700V IGBT4, the new IGBT E7 offers the same current rating with greatly reduced chip area. Along with… read more

Introducing the Latest SiC Portfolio

Technologies, Product

Compliment Silicon Carbide with low inductance packagesReach higher power density with the new SEMITOP E1/E2 Silicon Carbide portfolio. With commutation inductances down to 4nH, the SEMITOP E1/E2 packages are the perfect match with the latest SiC… read more

Reach Higher Power in the Existing Footprint


Now introducing SEMITRANS 10+The SEMITRANS 10 package is the undisputed king in the high power converter world. Whether implemented as a half-bridge in 2-level applications with 1200V and 1700V or in a 3-level NPC topology based on 1200V… read more

Standard Package for Increased Power


Flexible package design for Industrial and Traction applicationsWhile offering an industrial standard package, SEMIKRON is raising the bar with the SEMITRANS 20. Enjoy the flexibility of SEMITRANS 20, which allows low-cost industrial and high… read more

For Maximum Reliability


Higher power density with reduced material countThe SKiiP IPM product line sets a benchmark for high performance and robust inverter design. Both SKiiP 3 and SKiiP 4 feature high power densities combined with flexible cooling options such as air… read more

SEMIKRON Increasing Operations & Maintenance Portfolio


Asset lifetime is a large concern for owners and operators of wind and solar farms, especially beyond the warranty period. SEMIKRON is now increasing the IGBT replacement stack portfolio that offers increased reliability over original equipment. read more



On 1 February 2021, SEMIKRON became a member of the German Association for Small and Medium-sized Businesses (BVMW). This move went hand in hand with the appointment SEMIKRON CEO/CTO Karl-Heinz Gaubatz to the Economic Senate of the BVMW. read more

SEMIKRON awarded seal of excellence in innovation


Leading German news broadcaster WELT and market analysis and consultation firm ServiceValue asked managers what German companies they considered to be most innovative. In the semiconductor industry, SEMIKRON was recognised for its “excellent… read more

SEMIKRON ranks among Germany’s top innovators


SEMIKRON is one of Germany’s Top Digital Innovators. This is the outcome of a Germany-wide survey of digital innovations conducted by technology magazine CHIP. In the rankings for top innovators in the electronics industry, SEMIKRON did outstandingly… read more

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