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And the Winner of the 2020 Elektra Awards Goes to GaN Power Semiconductors

By Paul Wiener The Elektra Awards is an annual event where the global electronics industry gathers to recognize individuals and companies for their innovation and contribution. When it comes to raising global awareness about the benefits of GaN and its many efficiencies over legacy silicon-based solutions, it is a team sport. If you have seen…

The Industry’s Smallest and Smartest 100W GaN Charger Reference Design

Turnkey reference design enables consumer electronics companies to rapidly design and rollout smaller and more powerful and efficient GaN chargers GaN Systems, the global leader in GaN (gallium nitride) power semiconductors, announced today the release of the industry’s smallest 100W dual USB-C intelligent PD GaN charger. This turnkey reference design achieves the highest power density…

GaN Systems and Silanna Semiconductor Release Breakthrough 65W ACF GaN Charger Reference Design

GaN Systems, the global leader in GaN (gallium nitride) power semiconductors, announced today a new reference design for the highest power density, high efficiency GaN-based 65W Active Clamp Flyback (ACF) charger in collaboration with Silanna Semiconductor. The reference design is now available at Silanna Semiconductor and provides an easy design for ACF USB-C PD GaN…

GaN Power Transistor Prices Drop Below $1.00

This Critical Milestone Signals GaN’s Rapid Global Adoption GaN Systems, the global leader in GaN (gallium nitride) power transistors, today announced that its low current, high volume GaN transistors have fallen below $1.00 USD. These transistors are commonly used in GaN chargers and AC adapters for smartphones and laptop applications and a wide variety of…

GaN Systems Ships 20,000,000 GaN Transistors

40X Capacity Expansion To Be Completed In 2021 GaN Systems, the global leader in GaN (gallium nitride) power transistors, today announced the shipment of its 20 Millionth GaN transistor and that its factory partners are on schedule to complete a 40X capacity expansion in 2021. The capacity increase is in advance of the next wave…

GaN Systems Launches World’s First GaN Power Stage with Programmable Source Current and Overcurrent Protection

New Half-Bridge Daughter Cards Feature Renesas GaN FET Drivers GaN Systems, the global leader in GaN (gallium nitride) power semiconductors, announced today the release of two 650V half-bridge daughter cards (30A and 60A), which provide an ultra-versatile platform to evaluate GaN drivers and transistors. The evaluation cards are available in two power levels, up to…

Gaining the GaN Advantage is Easier Than Ever

The increasing popularity of GaN solutions in power electronics has prompted many companies to rethink the way they build their power systems. In the last few years, GaN has proven to be reliable and pushing the boundaries in smaller, lighter, and more efficient power systems in data centers, automobiles, consumer electronics, renewable energy systems, and…

“GaN Systems Cup” 2020 Winners Announced at China Power Supply Society Awards Ceremony

GaN Systems, the global leader in GaN (gallium nitride) power semiconductors, announced today the winners of the sixth annual “GaN Systems Cup” China Power Supply Society (CPSS) design competition at an awards ceremony at the CPSS Conference on December 21, 2020. The competition challenges top engineering teams from China’s leading universities to design new or…

GaN-based Half-Bridge Solution Making GaN Designs Easier

LEUVEN, BELGIUM – MinDCet, a leading power semiconductor design house, announces the introduction of the next generation GaN-based Half-Bridge Evaluation kit (MDC901-EVKHB), based on the MinDCet MDC901 GaN gate driver and two GaN Systems GS61008P (E-mode GaN HEMTs). This high-end and high-performance solution is developed to allow power electronics designers to easily design-in GaN for 48V market applications,…

2021 Global Cleantech 100 Names Four Chrysalix Portfolio Companies as Most Promising Innovators in Clean Technology and Industrial Innovation

Vancouver, BC and Delft, Netherlands, Dec. 15, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Chrysalix Venture Capital, a global technology venture capital firm that specializes in transformational industrial innovation, congratulates four of its portfolio companies that have been named on the 2021 Global Cleantech 100 list as the most likely to make a significant market impact over the…