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GaN Systems Unveils Annual Power Semiconductor Predictions for 2023

Key Take-Aways 2023 will be another landmark year for GaN—with the now widely-adopted technology estimated to reach $2 Billion by 20271, driven by rising adoption across consumer electronics, automotive, data centers, and sustainability initiatives. Supply Chain – The initiation of historic multi-year programs to change where and how semiconductors are fabricated and packaged. Sustainability – Motivations…

Optimum Power Stage Design with GaN for Next Generation Power Supplies

In this webinar: GaN power stage design for several topologies and power levels will be detailed Examples of thermal and electrical performance optimization will be reviewed You will learn how to implement proven power stage design techniques to maximize performance in applications ranging from consumer chargers and adapters, to enterprise and industrial power supplies, to…

GaN Systems CEO on Transformation through GaN Power Transistors

GaN Systems showcased some of the latest power electronics solutions at PCIM Europe 2022 in Nuremberg, Germany. According GaN Systems, power supplies using its GaN transistors have 2x higher power density compared to conventional PSUs and can save up to 20 percent of energy in data centers. This video shows GaN transistors for traditional large-size…

GaN Systems CEO on Transforming Automotive Electronics through GaN Power Transistors

GaN Systems CEO Jim Witham highlights some of the automotive electronics powered by GaN transistors on display at PCIM Europe 2022. Increasingly, OEMs need solutions for both 400v and 800v systems—and those solutions are starting to come out in GaN. Examples include a DC/DC converter from Vitesco Technologies and another from Formula E Racing. In…

Predictions for 2022: Powering the Global Economy

As 2022 approaches, we see bolder and more proactive action from companies around sustainability and environmental impact – particularly in the way we use power.   Over the past year, our conversations with corporate leaders have continued to confirm GaN Systems’ belief that yesterday’s silicon has reached its limits in solving critical power systems challenges…

GaN Systems and Partners tackle the Net Zero Challenge

GaN Systems, the global leader in GaN (gallium nitride) power semiconductors, today announced its growing ecosystem of partners collaborating to address the Net Zero Challenge to neutralize emissions of carbon dioxide (CO2) and other greenhouse gases by accelerating the global sustainability and cleantech revolution.  Efficient power generation, distribution and conversion are key factors in driving…

GaN Systems Announces “GaN Systems Cup” 2021 Winners Honoring Rising Power Electronics Engineers

GaN Systems, the global leader in GaN (gallium nitride) power semiconductors, released today the winners of the “GaN Systems Cup” China Power Supply Society (CPSS) design competition. Now in its seventh year, this annual competition challenges engineering students from China’s leading universities to design power electronics systems that are more efficient, use less energy, and…

The Dawn of the Sustainable Electric Vehicle Revolution

Since the first mass market electric vehicle (EV), the Nissan Leaf, was introduced a decade ago, the drumbeat has been loud and persistent about the environmental promise of the electrification of transportation. But we’ve fallen short many times despite high hopes and the best of intentions. Social forces, government policy, business priorities, and technology innovation…

GaN Systems and USI Form Strategic Partnership to Accelerate GaN Adoption in Electric Vehicles

GaN Systems, the global leader in GaN (gallium nitride) power semiconductors, today announced a strategic partnership with ASE Technology’s subsidiary, Universal Scientific Industrial (Shanghai) Co., Ltd., to co-develop GaN power modules for the EV market. As the electric vehicle shifts from using legacy silicon power transistors to the increased performance of GaN, power modules are…

Vitesco Technologies Enters into Strategic Partnership with GaN Systems Alongside a Minority Investment

Regensburg (Germany), Ottawa (Canada), November 18, 2021. Vitesco Technologies, a leading international provider of modern powertrain technologies and solutions for electric mobility, has entered into a strategic partnership with Canada based GaN Systems Inc. as of November 18. GaN Systems is a respected leading developer of Gallium Nitride power transistors and delivers its products amongst…