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KEMET Electronics Corporation is a leading global supplier of electronic components. We offer our customers the broadest selection of capacitor technologies in the industry, along with an expanding range of electromechanical devices, electromagnetic com​​​patibility solutions and supercapacitors.


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KPS MLCCs suit defence and avionic applications

KPS MLCCs suit defence and avionic applications
KEMET has announced the expansion of its KEMET Power Solutions (KPS) Multilayer Ceramic Capacitor (MLCC) product line to include a tin/lead termination option. Available in EIA 1210 and 2220 cases sizes, KPS “L” termination commercial capacitors allow designers to meet the needs of defence, avionic and industrial applications requiring a more robust termination system that helps mitigate tin whisker growth.
3rd March 2017

Automotive and commercial capacitors extend choices

Automotive and commercial capacitors extend choices
The electrostatic discharge (ESD) rated ceramic capacitors in small 0603 EIA case size (metric 1608), has been introduced by KEMET, which provide designers a choice of either X7R or C0G dielectric for circuits requiring Class-II or Class-I stability and noise performance.
19th January 2017

'Easy-to-Design-In' toolset extended

'Easy-to-Design-In' toolset extended
  A global supplier of electronic components, KEMET, has announced expansions to its repertoire of powerful electronic components tools.
16th November 2016


Capacitor solutions advance for wide band gap semiconductor trends

Capacitor solutions advance for wide band gap semiconductor trends
Introducing expanded versions of its commercial and automotive grade high voltage C0G ceramic capacitors, KEMET aim to meet the needs of the growing Wide Band Gap semiconductor trend. KEMET is now offering case sizes 2824, 3040, 3640, and 4540 to increase capacitance up to 150nF with voltages up to 2,000V.
15th November 2016

Surface-mount varistors protect circuit components

Surface-mount varistors protect circuit components
A series of seven metal-oxide varistors that complement KEMET's existing circuit protection solutions has been introduced. They can protect critical circuit components from high-energy discharges. The devices include dual-function varistor capacitors that combine transient and EMI protection, and plastic enclosed varistors for increased reliability in humid environments.
15th November 2016

Conductive capacitors built with advanced materials

Conductive capacitors built with advanced materials
Six families of surface mount and through-hole conductive polymer aluminum solid electrolytic capacitors have been announced by KEMET, with voltage ratings up to 250VDC. Leveraging KEMET’s high-conductivity polymer, the devices have low Equivalent Series Resistance (ESR) resulting in low self-heating and high ripple-current capability.
9th November 2016

Next gen electronic component search engine introduced

Next gen electronic component search engine introduced
An advanced passive components search engine has been introduced by KEMET, the ComponentEdge. Users can search over 6.4 million part numbers with descriptive text or through interactive filtering. Search results are displayed in an interface built using the latest in mobile responsive web design.
7th November 2016

KEMET previews technology at electronica 2016

KEMET has revealed its most ambitious plans yet for electronica, previewing several new polymer capacitor families while showcasing a variety of technology for automotive, industrial high reliability and space grade applications. These new products are expected to advance the company’s market position as the engineer’s preferred choice for electronic components.
3rd November 2016

Goldmax and Aximax product line expands

Goldmax and Aximax product line expands
Goldmax and Aximax product line by KEMET has been expanded, it will include 100% RoHS, REACH and AEC-Q200 compliant offerings. These radial and axial components will feature voltage ranges, rendering them well suited for the automotive market.
28th September 2016

KEMET Institute of Technology series begins 33rd season

KEMET Corporation has announced its 33rd KEMET Institute of Technology (KIT) series. Beginning on September 20th with a two-day event at its Simpsonville Innovation Center, KIT is a free technology workshop based on classroom instruction and live discussion covering details on how capacitors and other passive components are made, how they work and their applications.  
15th September 2016

Added case sizes enable higher capacitance

Added case sizes enable higher capacitance
KEMET has announced the addition of the EIA 2824, 3040, 3640, and 4540 case sizes to the HV-HT surface mount multilayer ceramic capacitor product line. These added case sizes allow for up to 150nF of temperature-stable capacitance in 200°C environments.
1st September 2016

Ceramic dielectric doubles the capacitance of C0G/NP0

Ceramic dielectric doubles the capacitance of C0G/NP0
KEMET has introduced its advanced U2J Class-I ceramic dielectric capacitors which offers more than twice the capacitance available in C0G/NP0. The surface mount platform also provides superior temperature performance over X7R, X8R and X5R, making it a suitable capacitor solution for many applications including telecomms, data acquisition and the IoT.
22nd July 2016

KEMET files SEC special disclosure & conflict minerals report

KEMET has filed a Special Disclosure and Conflict Minerals Report with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. Despite recent case law regarding the SEC reporting rule, KEMET is voluntarily providing disclosure as to the conflict-free status of its capacitor products in an effort to provide greater transparency.
1st June 2016

KEMET expands components offering with ferrite inductors

KEMET expands components offering with ferrite inductors
KEMET Corporation has boosted its solutions capabilities by adding high-quality ferrite inductors to its expanding line of passive electronic components. Ferrite inductors are a natural complement to KEMET’s capacitor core competency. Capacitors and inductors work together in various parts of electronic circuits. They can be used in electronic filters and in power distribution networks, which can be found in nearly all classes of electronic systems.
19th May 2016

Geometrically square construction lowers MLCC inductance

Geometrically square construction lowers MLCC inductance
KEMET has announced the Ultra HiQ-CBR Squared series of MLCCs. The devices' geometrically square construction results in lower inductance than standard EIA case sizes, improving low loss performance and operation at higher resonant frequencies. The Ultra HiQ-CBR Squared capacitors are suited for high power applications such as wireless, satellite and microwave communications, RF and power amplifier modules and medical electronics.
26th April 2016

MLCCs offer reliable high current discharge pulses

MLCCs offer reliable high current discharge pulses
Delivering reliable short-duration pulse generation in harsh environments up to +200°C, pulse discharge MLCCs have been introduced by KEMET. Suited for applications such as munitions and down-hole detonation circuitry, KEMET’s patented high reliability base metal electrode dielectric system is 100% Pb-free, RoHS compliant and REACH compliant without exemptions.
19th April 2016

CEO recognised for role in conflict-free supply chain

CEO recognised for role in conflict-free supply chain
KEMET CEO Per Loof is being recognised for shaping supply chain excellence as a 2016 Top 100 Conflict Mineral Influence Leader by Assent Compliance. Loof is ranked as number three out of 100 nominees for advancing KEMET, a supplier of electronic components, to the forefront of sustainable, conflict-free tantalum mining.
29th March 2016

Advanced ceramic capacitor technology to be revealed at APEC 2016

KEMET is to preview multilayer ceramic capacitors (MLCCs) featuring its advanced U2J Class-1 dielectric technology at the 2016 IEEE Applied Power Electronics Conference and Exposition (APEC). The event will take place at the Long Beach Convention and Entertainment Centre, California, from March 20-24th (Booth 1753, Hall C).
22nd March 2016

KEMET introduces electronic components app for android

KEMET introduces electronic components app for android
KEMET has announced its electronic components app for Android. Building on the success of KEMET’s iPad app, the Android app provides the same convenient access to over 350 capacitor and electronic component product datasheets. App users can easily navigate by product type or search by keyword.
23rd February 2016

Piezoelectric actuators provide alternative to conventional mechanisms

Piezoelectric actuators provide alternative to conventional mechanisms
KEMET has boosted its solutions capabilities by adding high-quality temperature sensors, current sensors and piezoelectric actuators. The piezoelectric actuators now joining the KEMET portfolio, which are based on ceramic powder and multilayer technologies, consist of standard and custom devices.
25th January 2016


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