Infineon signs Chinese IGBT deal News & Analysis 11/24/2010 5 comments Infineon Technologies AG has signed a license agreement with Xinjiang Goldwind Science and Technology Co. Ltd., a Chinese manufacturer of wind power equipments allowing the company to make core components for wind turbines.
Vishay's SiHG47N60S power MOSFET Product News 11/12/2010 1 comment Vishay is offering a 600V power MOSFET that features a 15.12 O-nC gate charge times on-resistance and 0.07 O on resistance in a TO-247 package.
A123 plugs into global battery market News & Analysis 11/8/2010 17 comments Advanced battery design and manufacture have become a strategic battleground for the emerging energy technology
industry. EE Times Confidential tells you why it matters.
Next-gen power electronics spur energy efficiency Design How-To 11/5/2010 Post a comment Over the last 30 years, it is estimated power semiconductors have helped improve efficiency of cars by 40%. Now with government green-energy and CO2 reduction plans, the power semiconductor industry is expected to contribute further improvements in energy efficiency. Here are the options.
Drones are, in essence, flying autonomous vehicles. Pros and cons surrounding drones today might well foreshadow the debate over the development of self-driving cars. In the context of a strongly regulated aviation industry, "self-flying" drones pose a fresh challenge. How safe is it to fly drones in different environments? Should drones be required for visual line of sight – as are piloted airplanes? Join EE Times' Junko Yoshida as she moderates a panel of drone experts.