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Article: Silicon is reaching its limit. What’s next?

This article by Marissa Lee on April 4 was published in full at BusinessTimes.com.  IF cities today are truly high-tech, why can’t we drive electric cars up to Kuala Lumpur on a single charge? Why are we tethered by a cable to a wall socket each time our smartphones run out of juice? Why is…

Article: Rethinking What’s ‘Smart’ For The Next Generation Smart Home

This piece from April 2, 2020, by Jim Witham is published in full at Forbes.com.  Too often, the fact that a technology merely exists drives the direction of implementation, rather than focusing on developing technologies in response to real and important human needs. This has often been the case for the “smart home” in its…

GaN Systems Launches Online Experience Showcase

Invites Visitors to Virtually Explore How GaN is Leading the Power Electronics Revolution WHAT: OTTAWA, ONTARIO – April 6, 2020 – GaN Systems, the global leader in GaN (gallium nitride) power semiconductors, today launched its Virtual Experience site displaying the latest technology innovations that are using GaN transistors as a cornerstone technology for smaller, lighter,…

GaN Systems Leads the Power Electronics Revolution at APEC 2020

OTTAWA, Ontario, February 25, 2020 – GaN Systems, the global leader in GaN power semiconductors, will showcase how its leading GaN transistors are a cornerstone technology for power electronics equipment.  New transistor products and power modules, reference designs and tools, and customer demonstrations in consumer electronics, industrial, and automotive industries will be on display at…

Article: When it comes to wireless transmission, power must catch up with data in Industry 4.0

This piece was originally published at Robotics and Automation News by Paul Wiener, GaN Systems’ VP of strategic marketing. With the proliferation of robotics, artificial intelligence, and sensors – the increasingly intelligent industrial environments of today are barely recognizable when compared to the assembly lines introduced 100 years ago. This is true – with one…

The 2020 Top Technology Trends in Power-Reliant Industries

As we move into the next decade of the twenty-first century, it is abundantly clear that we can no longer take power for granted – not its production, distribution, or use. Data and energy are the interlinked and acknowledged power duo that fuels global economic growth. The increasing demand for electricity needs to be understood…

“GaN Systems Cup” Competition Winners Honored at China Power Supply Society Awards Ceremony

OTTAWA, Ontario, November 5, 2019 – GaN Systems, the global leader in GaN power semiconductors, alongside the China Power Supply Society (CPSS), China Power Society Science Popularization Committee, and Tsinghua University, today announced the winners of the fifth annual “GaN Systems Cup” design competition at an awards ceremony at the China Power Supply Society Conference…

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Article: GaN is driving power semiconductors

This article was originally published on www.eetimes.com on September 24, 2019, written by Maurizio Di Paolo Emilio. Power semiconductor devices with gallium nitride (GaN) and silicon carbide (SiC) are gradually replacing their silicon-based counterparts, largely because using GaN or SiC power transistors can lead to more straightforward and efficient energy storage solutions. The combined GaN…

GaN Systems could seek partnerships for subassembly strategy

This article was originally published in Acuris.com. A small portion is available here and the rest can be read along with supporting graphics and charts in the PDF below. GaN Systems, an Ottawa, Canada-based gallium nitride power systems company, could seek partnerships or capital to expand into making sub-assemblies, said Jim Witham, CEO. Witham declined to…

Using MOSFET Controllers to Drive GaN E-HEMTs

This article was originally published in Bodo’s Power Systems August 2019 issue by By Yajie Qiu, Senior Power Electronics Applications Engineer, and Juncheng (Lucas) Lu, Applications Engineering Manager, GaN Systems. A small portion is available here and the rest can be read along with supporting graphics and charts in the PDF below. Before gallium nitride (GaN),…