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re: SiC power MOSFET pushes past Si-based MOSFETs/IGBTs with lower losses, lower capacitance, easier drive
Jim Stockton   12/23/2011 1:21:32 PM
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I wish they would scale it down to DPAK

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re: SiC power MOSFET pushes past Si-based MOSFETs/IGBTs with lower losses, lower capacitance, easier drive
BCoates   4/1/2011 9:06:44 PM
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Hello Rama, I am conducting a search for one of my top clients focused on High Voltage IGBTs. I am offering a significant finders fee if someone is able to help me with this position. Are you available for a phone call next week?

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re: SiC power MOSFET pushes past Si-based MOSFETs/IGBTs with lower losses, lower capacitance, easier drive
Etmax   1/21/2011 1:52:37 PM
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80mOhm for a 1200V device, now that's something to crow about. MOSFET's have around an Ohm and IGBT's a a fixed ~2V loss which this device wouldn't see until ~25A. Sounds almost too good to be true. I want one :-)

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re: SiC power MOSFET pushes past Si-based MOSFETs/IGBTs with lower losses, lower capacitance, easier drive
bcarso   1/20/2011 5:27:47 PM
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It's nice to see these coming online finally, and depsite the expense they should see a healthy market, especially in solar power apps. One comment: No mention is made of up-and-coming GaN devices---of course they are just becoming available, and at relatively modest power levels, so perhaps fair enough. In the beginning of the piece, the on resistance is expressed in mV. Of course that is a typo and should be milliohms.

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re: SiC power MOSFET pushes past Si-based MOSFETs/IGBTs with lower losses, lower capacitance, easier drive
Rama Murthy   1/20/2011 2:09:13 AM
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Besides spreading good white light, CREE has been the first to add the shine of a diamond to power mosfets.



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