In depth knowledge
Here you can find an extensive selection of technical articles and white papers written by SEMIKRON experts. Topics include existing and future products and technologies, application development as well as market insights. If you need more information, please contact our press representative directly.
Reducing system cost by maximizing the output power density is one of the major demands on power modules today, especially in cost-sensitive market segments like Motor Drive applications. One key to more power, is optimising the thermal resistance… read more
2016 (6 articles)
An important characteristic of power semiconductor modules, such as those used in electric drives, wind power and solar systems, is the thermal resistance between the semiconductor and heatsink. A new packaging technology, which replaces solder… read more
Power modules with integrated shunt resistors help to reduce system costs. Today, the market for variable speed drives offers a large number of devices which are functionally similar, fulfil all the minimum requirements and are therefore more or… read more
When it comes to trends in the power electronics sector, the pace of change is accelerating, with different emphasis being placed on key factors such as power density, performance or reliability, depending on the final application. One requirement… read more
Whenever we talk about Silicon Carbide and its applications, our thoughts jump to Silicon Carbide MOSFET power modules, the so called “Full SiC” module. This mental bridge is the result of the well-known dynamic performances of a SiC MOSFET. Unipolar… read more