RFMW, Ltd. (San Jose, CA) has announced the discrete 600-Micron GaAs pHEMT FET. The TGF2060 from TriQuint Semiconductor is constructed without via holes thereby allowing for self-biasing and eliminating the need for a negative supply voltage. Features include...LISTED UNDER: Semiconductors, Diodes | Semiconductors, FET | Semiconductors, IC
Allied Electronics has signed a distribution agreement with ON Semiconductor, one of the largest global semiconductor companies offering a comprehensive portfolio of energy-efficient products. “The addition of ON Semiconductor to the Allied linecard offers customers a premium brand focused...LISTED UNDER: Semiconductors, Diodes | Semiconductors, FET | Semiconductors, IC
A new semiconductor device capable of emitting two distinct colours has been created by a group of researchers in the U.S., potentially opening up the possibility of using light emitting diodes (LEDs) universally for cheap and efficient lighting.LISTED UNDER: Semiconductors, Diodes | Semiconductors, FET | Semiconductors, IC
IAR Systems has announced full support for the newly introduced RX111 microcontrollers. As a result of IAR Systems’ strategic alliance with Renesas, immediate support for the group is available in the world-leading C/C++ development tool suite IAR Embedded Workbench.LISTED UNDER: IC | Power, Microcontrollers | Semiconductors, IC
GaN Systems Inc, a leading developer of gallium nitride power switching semiconductors, will exhibit at the PCIM conference and exhibition and conference. Visitors to stand 523, Hall 9 will be able to take advantage of a special introductory offer covering the company’s soon-to-be-available evaluation.LISTED UNDER: Semiconductors, Diodes | Semiconductors, FET | Semiconductors, IC
AVX Corporation has added several new varistors to its trusted TransGuard and TransGuard Automotive Series. Based on AVX’s reliable zinc-oxide varistor technology, the extended TransGuard series provides customers with a much broader range of voltage and energy rating options...LISTED UNDER: Semiconductors, Diodes | Semiconductors, FET | Semiconductors, IC
M/A-COM Technology Solutions Inc.has introduced a new single-channel CMOS Driver for Microwave Switching Applications. The MADR-009269 is a high-performance, single-channel CMOS Driver that is used to translate TTL control inputs into complementary gate control voltages for GaAs FET microwave switches and attenuators.LISTED UNDER: Semiconductors, Diodes | Semiconductors, FET | Semiconductors, IC
RF has been a recent focus for CML. This new design team builds on existing foundations and will enable CML to address new opportunities in higher frequency wide band systems. CML also expects to utilise this addition of new design engineers to further its planned and existing research activities.LISTED UNDER: Semiconductors, Diodes | Semiconductors, FET | Semiconductors, IC
Researchers are developing a new type of semiconductor technology for future computers and electronics based on "two-dimensional nanocrystals" layered in sheets less than a nanometer thick that could replace today's transistors. The layered structure is made of a material called molybdenum disulfide ...LISTED UNDER: Semiconductors, Diodes | Semiconductors, FET | Semiconductors, IC
Cypress Semiconductor Corp. [NASDAQ: CY] and Premier Farnell (London), have announced that customers can pre-order Cypress’s new PSoC 4 Pioneer Kit. Combined with the free PSoC Creator Integrated Design Environment...LISTED UNDER: Boards & Modules | Development Kits / Platforms | Semiconductors, Diodes
In a development that could make the advanced form of secure communications known as quantum cryptography more practical, University of Michigan researchers have demonstrated a simpler, more efficient single-photon emitter that can be made using traditional semiconductor processing techniques.LISTED UNDER: Semiconductors, Diodes | Semiconductors, FET | Semiconductors, IC
Blending automation and IT protocols, WAGO Corporation’s new 750-885 Media Redundancy Controller provides applications with network redundancy and greater data processing. The ETHERNET 2.0 750-885 PLC features a dual LAN, 750-885’s 2 Ethernet ports that permit operation over independent networks and paths, which are accessible via different IP addresses and MAC IDs.LISTED UNDER: Boards & Modules | Power, Controllers | Semiconductors, IC
Central Semiconductor's CSIC10-1200 is a silicon carbide Schottky rectifier designed for high frequency systems where energy efficiency and thermal performance are critical design elements. It is applicable in power inverters, industrial motor drives, switch-mode power supplies, power factor correction, and over-current protection.LISTED UNDER: Semiconductors, Diodes | Semiconductors, IC
In the operating environment seen by electronics today there are numerous sources of electromagnetic interference (EMI) and radio frequency interference (RFI). This is due in large part to the increased use of RF technology. These types of interference result in the need for common mode filtering in applications utilizing differential interfaces.
Peregrine Semiconductor Corporation has entered in an exclusive agreement with IBM for the development and manufacture of future generations of Peregrine’s patented UltraCMOS™ silicon-on-sapphire (SOS) process technology, the industry’s highest-performance radio frequency complementary metal-oxide semiconductor (RF CMOS) process.