GaN Systems Press Releases

GaN Systems to Highlight GaN Innovations Through Presentations, New Products, and Time-Saving Design Tools at electronica 2018

Leading Provider of Power Electronics Solutions to Demonstrate Size, Weight, Power, and System Cost Benefits of GaN OTTAWA,…

GaN Systems Launches New Products and Provides GaN Design Expertise at China’s PEAC Power Conference

Company to Showcase New Products, Expanded Line of Design Tools, and Half Day Tutorial Focused on “Ease-Of-Use” 点击查看简体中文版 OTTAWA,…

GaN Systems CEO, Jim Witham, Accepts Invitation Into Forbes Technology Council

OTTAWA, Ontario, Canada. October 11, 2018 — Jim Witham, CEO of GaN Systems, the global leader in GaN (gallium nitride)…

Arrow Electronics Appointed by GaN Systems to Supply High-Efficiency Power Products

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Arrow’s leadership in technical support and logistics to increase GaN Systems’ footprint in EMEA This press release…

Teledyne e2v HiRel releases a new 650V/60A Bottom Side Cooled GaN FET at the industry’s highest available voltage

MILPITAS, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Teledyne e2v HiRel Electronics, a business unit of the Teledyne Defense Electronics Group,…


Company to present poster sessions and display its latest products that highlight real world benefits and applications in…

PowerSphyr and GaN Systems Lead the Wireless Charging Revolution

Delivering a "world without cords" will become a reality Danville, California and Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, August 15, 2018…

GaN Systems Launches Videos Series Exploring the 'Mobility (R)Evolution'

OTTAWA, Ontario, Canada, July 26, 2018 – GaN Systems, the global leader in GaN power semiconductors today released ‘The…

Wireless Power Market Advances with Introduction of GaN Systems’ 100W and 300W Solutions

Nuremberg, Germany, PCIM Europe (Power Conversion and Intelligent Motion), June 5, 2018  – GaN Systems, the global leader…

ROHM and GaN Systems Join Forces for GaN Power Semiconductors

KYOTO, Japan and OTTAWA, Canada, June 5, 2018 –  ROHM, a leading supplier of power semiconductors, and GaN Systems, the…

Power Engineers From China's Leading Universities Compete for the 2018 “GaN Systems Cup”

OTTAWA, Ontario, Canada, May 4, 2018– In support of worldwide innovation in the power electronics industry, GaN Systems,…

Cutting the Power Cord

GaN is rising to the challenge of increasing global demand for wireless charging solutions for high power systems.  As you…

NuCurrent Partners with GaN Systems to Expand Wireless Charging Product Offerings with 150-Watt Solution

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CHICAGO (PRWEB) APRIL 12, 2018-- NuCurrent, an industry leader in wireless power systems and technology development, announces…

GaN Systems First To Announce Testing Success Beyond 10X Of JEDEC Requirements

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San Antonio, TX, Applied Power Electronics Conference & Exposition (APEC), March 6, 2018 – GaN Systems, the global…

Record-Setting 100 V/120 A GaN Power Transistor Introduced by GaN Systems

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San Antonio, TX, Applied Power Electronics Conference & Exposition (APEC), March 5, 2018 – GaN Systems, the global…

GaN Systems Announces World’s Highest Current Rated GaN Power Transistor

OTTAWA, Ontario, Canada, February 28, 2018 – GaN Systems, the global leader in GaN power semiconductors, today made public…

Shorter Time to Market Now in Play with New GaN Systems’ High-Performance Buck Converter Evaluation Board

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OTTAWA, Ontario, Canada, February 27, 2018– GaN Systems, the global leader in GaN power semiconductors, today announced…

Stefan Heck Joins Board Of Directors At GaN Systems

OTTAWA, Ontario, February 22, 2018 – GaN Systems, the global leader in GaN power semiconductors, announced today that Dr.…

2017 ITRI Power Electronic Systems Consortium Annual Membership Conference By Stephen Coates

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Recently, I had the opportunity to attend and present at this year’s annual membership conference for the Industrial Technology…

Bodo Power Electronics Conference - My Observations: Practical Solutions Design with GaN Power Transistors By Peter Di Maso

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On December 5, 2017, I attended and presented at the first Bodo Power Electronics Conference, in Munich, Germany. Bodo Power…

GaN Systems Releases New High Power Insulated Metal Substrate (IMS) Evaluation Platform

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OTTAWA, ONTARIO, December 14, 2017 – GaN Systems, the global leader of GaN (gallium nitride) power semiconductors, announced…

台達與BMW i VENTURES一起參與加入作為GaN Systems公司的策略投資者

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2017年12月11日,加拿大安大略省渥太華 - 作為全球氮化鎵功率半導體行業的領先企業GaN Systems公司日前宣布,全球電源系統行業的領導者…

FUTURE CAR 2017 - Key Takeaways: GaN in Automotive – Progress and Prospects by Julian Styles

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Recently, I had the opportunity to attend FUTURECAR 2017 at Georgia Institute of Technology (“Georgia Tech”). This annual…

Strategic Corporate Investment – A Special Ingredient for Rapid Revenue Growth Companies by Jim Witham

Before I became the CEO at GaN Systems, I was an executive at several enterprise-focused growth stage companies. One of the…


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OTTAWA, Ontario, December 11, 2017 – GaN Systems, the global leader in GaN power semiconductors, has announced that Delta,…

"It Ain’t So Hard…" by Larry Spaziani

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GaN is seen as a new technology in a new package with new characteristics. While it may not be new to some, for those who…
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GaN Systems Honors China Power Supply Society Competition Winners

OTTAWA, ONTARIO, December 1, 2017 – Winners from the annual China Power Supply Association (CPSS) competition were honored…
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2017 Wide Bandage Power Devices and Applications (WiPDA) - My Observations: The Shift in Importance of WiPDA and Setting Standards - By Peter Di Maso

Recently, I attended WiPDA 2017 in Santa Ana Pueblo, New Mexico and participated in a panel discussion, Commercialization…

GaN Power Transistors Take Top Honors At 2017 ECN Impact Awards

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GaN power transistors are changing the world and building a reputation as a technology that is enabling high performance,…

GaN Systems’ Eval Board Simplifies MegaHertz Power

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Audio Speakers, lasers, and DC-DC wireless chargers hit record performance with GaN OTTAWA, Ontario – October 19, 2017…

Global Leaders Collaborate on GaN Technology

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OTTAWA, Ontario – October 2, 2017 - The world is challenged with unsustainable increases in power consumption, combating…
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Newly Enhanced LTSpice Model Simplifies Designing with GaN

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Engineers gain a head-start and design accuracy OTTAWA, Ontario, August 15, 2017 – Power system design engineers want…

BMW i Ventures Leads Strategic Investment in GaN Systems

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Mountain View – July 18, 2017 - GaN Systems, the world’s leading provider of GaN power transistors, announced the closing…
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GaN at PCIM 2017: Customers Smashing Power Density Records Using GaN Systems’ Transistors

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The above photo was provided by 3NERGY. From 70 W to 70 kW, customers continue to make giant steps in size reduction OTTAWA,…
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PFC Design – Maximizing Efficiency and Lowering Cost with GaN Transistors

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GaN Systems releases industry’s first E-HEMT bridgeless-totem-pole Power Factor Correction reference design OTTAWA, Ontario,…
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GaN Systems’ Transistors Enable SolPad’s Revolutionary Solar Power Inverter

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GaN transistors maximize FlexGrid inverter’s power efficiency while minimizing size and weight OTTAWA, Ontario, April…
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Designers Compete to Achieve High Power Density Inverters Using GaN Power Transistors

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GaN Systems sponsors inverter design competition OTTAWA, Ontario, April 24, 2017 – Choosing GaN instead of legacy silicon…
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GaN Systems’ Investors Receive Venture Capital Awards

Chrysalix Venture Capital Named 2017 Financial Investor of the Year Cycle Capital Management named Canada’s 2nd most…
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GaN Eliminates Fans and Heat Sinks in Power Electronics

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Image: The G-Philos 700W GaN-based ESS is 30% smaller and consumes 25% less power than their silicon version. 10 W to 50…
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GaN Systems Enables Wireless Power Transfer for Laptops, Power Tools and Beyond

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Image: A 250 W wireless power transmitting device running at 6.78 and 13.56 MHz, enabled by GaN Systems’ GaN transistors;…
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GaN Modules and Solutions are on Display at Electronica Shanghai 2017

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GaN Systems to demonstrate wireless power transfer and a broad range of commercial power modules OTTAWA, Ontario, March…
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GaN Customer Solutions to Take Center Stage at APEC 2017

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Image: GaN Systems’ 99% efficient, 3 kW PFC reference design will be among the products, systems and demonstrations on…
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Thermal Models of GaN Systems’ Industry-leading GaN Transistors Now on the Web

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GaN transistor thermal RC models enhance the accuracy of power system SPICE simulations OTTAWA, Ontario, February 3, 2017…
Wireless Charger with GaN Systems transistors

AirFuel Alliance adds GaN Systems

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Above image: 250 W wireless charging device from the Imperial College London runs with GaN Systems’ GaN transistors at…

GaN Systems Launches Comprehensive Evaluation Platform for GaN Transistors

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Universal motherboard and four daughterboards help power design engineers to easily evaluate the GaN E-HEMT performance in…
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On Display at electronica 2016 - New Power Systems Exhibit Dramatic Performance Improvements Due to GaN Systems’ Transistors

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Commercial inverters, power modules, battery chargers and energy storage systems using GaN are mainstream in transportation,…
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GaN Systems Co-Founder and Industry Trailblazer John Roberts to Deliver WiPDA 2016 Keynote Address

Address to showcase GaN’s unique value in the Automotive market OTTAWA, Ontario, October 27, 2016 – GaN Systems is pleased…
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24th China Power Supply Society Advanced Technical Training Workshop Features GaN Systems’ Transistors

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China Power Supply Society's advanced workshop trains hundreds of power engineers to leverage the benefits of GaN transistors Shanghai,…
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e2v and GaN Systems Global Alliance Extends the Power of GaN to Aerospace & Defense Industries

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e2v is now the global provider of GaN Systems’ power transistors for Aerospace and Defense (A&D) applications   OTTAWA,…

GaN Systems’ Founders Girvan Patterson and John Roberts Retire

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OTTAWA, Ontario, August 26, 2016 – Ten years after launching a gallium nitride (GaN) semiconductor company, and leading…
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GaN Systems Wins Coveted 2015 Global Semiconductor Award

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Global Semiconductor Alliance award honors GaN Systems for its industry impact. OTTAWA, Ontario, December 14, 2015 –…
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Pi Innovo and GaN Systems Collaborate to Exploit the Advantages of Gallium Nitride Semiconductors

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A collaboration between Pi Innovo’s electronics design and development expertise and the superior performance of GaN Systems’…
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GaN Systems Announces 10X Production Increase at TSMC

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OTTAWA, Ontario, December 1, 2015 – GaN Systems, the leading manufacturer of gallium nitride power transistors, announces…
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GaN Systems Signs Distribution and Support Agreement with Eastronics

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Company expands sales and support to Israeli customers OTTAWA, Ontario, February 17, 2016 – GaN Systems, the leading manufacturer…

HELLA, GaN Systems and Kettering University Deliver Industry-Leading Electric Vehicle Charger

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Unprecedented 2.6 kW/l, >97% efficient, ultra-compact, lighter EV charger made with GaN transistors OTTAWA, Ontario…

Richardson RFPD Announces Agreement with GaN Systems

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Agreement aligns expansion efforts in gallium nitride adoption for power-conversion applications May, 2016 – Geneva, Ill.:…

Imperial College London Wins GaN Systems Geoff Haynes Future Power Challenge

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GaN Systems teams with the UK EPSRC Power Electronics Centre to accelerate the use of high speed GaN transistors in future…