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The world’s swelling population, more and more megacities and the rising demand for energy is prompting us to rethink many aspects of our modern lifestyle.
Semiconductor and system solutions from Infineon contribute to a better future – making our world easier, safer and greener. These tiny, barely visible electronic components have become an indispensable part of our daily lives. They help to feed regenerative energy into power grids with almost zero losses, tame power-hungry computers, safeguard the data flying through cyberspace and make our cars more energy-efficient.
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Digi-Key at Embedded World 2022 with Infineon
At Embedded World 2022, on the Digi-Key booth, Paige West speaks with Daniel Gernert, Specialist Customer Experience for Makers, Infineon about the programme "Infineon for Makers".
Infineon introduces integrated MOTIX motor controller and 3-phase gate driver
Three-phase brushless DC (BLDC) motors are becoming a preferred choice for designing modern battery-powered motor products. However, reducing their size and weight to enhance ergonomics in conjunction with an extended battery life brings major design challenges.
Infineon XENSIV sensors drive smart solutions at Sensors Converge 2022
Infineon Technologies announced it plans to showcase smart sensing applications that make life easier, safer and greener at Sensors Converge 2022.
Infineon and pmdtechnologies develop 3D depth-sensing technology
Augmented reality (AR) applications are about to fundamentally change the way we live and work. Later this year, AR pioneer Magic Leap is expected to introduce its newest AR device, the Magic Leap 2.
Infineon expands Prime Switch family
Infineon Technologies Bipolar GmbH has expanded the Prime Switch family with the Press Pack IGBT with internal freewheeling diodes in Ceramic Disc Housings.
Infineon announces true 2kV class SiC MOSFET and roadmap for more
A low loss true 2kV SiC MOSFET was announced at PCIM Europe in Nuremberg. Based on Infineon’s CoolSiC technology, it is a new blocking voltage class, said Peter Friedrichs, vice president, silicon carbide at Infineon.
TRENCHSTOP 1700 V IGBT7 enables higher power densities
Infineon Technologies AG have launched the new TRENCHSTOP 1700 V IGBT7 chip in the standard industrial package EconoDUAL 3. With this new chip technology, the EconoDUAL 3 provides a leading current of 900 A and 750 A, and enables an improved power range for inverters. The modules target a wide range of applications including wind, drive and static VAR generators.
Andreas Urschitz replaces Helmut Gassel as Infineon CMO
Helmut Gassel has resigned as Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) of Infineon Technologies. He will leave the company on 31 May 2022.
Infineon's new Battery Management ICs
Infineon's Battery Management ICs offer excellent measurement performance and enable optimised battery lifetime.
1200 V SiC MOSFETs boost system efficiency
Infineon Technologies has made a significant extension to its MOSFET portfolio with the CoolSiC MOSFET 1200 V M1H.
Hyundai Motor Group honours Infineon for supply competence
Hyundai Motor Group (HMG) has honoured Infineon Technologies AG as “Partner of the Year 2021” with the “Special Award for Supply Competence.”
Infineon CoolSiCTM MOSFET for 650V at Rutronik
Infineon's CoolSiC MOSFETs use an optimised trench semiconductor process that enables both the lowest losses in the application and the highest reliability in operation.
Longer battery life in 5G smartphones with Infineon's new antenna tuners
To support RF engineers, Infineon Technologies AG is expanding its portfolio of smallest, ready-to-use antenna tuners.
Infineon invests €2 billion in GaN/SiC manufacturing
Infineon has added significant manufacturing capacities in the field of wide bandgap (SiC and GaN) semiconductors. The company is investing more than €2 billion to build a third module at its site in Kulim, Malaysia. Once fully equipped, the new module will generate €2 billion in additional annual revenue with products based on silicon carbide and gallium nitride.
Infineon launches TPM with PQC-protected firmware update mechanism
Quantum computing is expected to have an impact on cybersecurity, specifically on the confidentiality of encrypted data and on the integrity of digital signatures.
Infineon expands commitment to quantum computing
Infineon Technologies is strengthening its commitment to the development of quantum computing technologies in Germany and Europe.
CoolSiC module reduces consumption of streetcars by 10%
The global trend to gradually eliminate the use of fossil fuels has challenging consequences for numerous industries, including transportation. The transition toward green mobility, for example, entails a reduction in short-haul flights and travel by car, which in turn will encourage the growth of rail transportation.
Infineon expands NFC IP and technology portfolio
Infineon Technologies AG closed the acquisition of an NFC patent portfolio from France Brevets and Verimatrix.
Solutions Hub for SEMPER NOR Flash memories simplifies design
Infineon Technologies has announced additional development tools supporting the award-winning family of SEMPER NOR Flash devices. With the SEMPER Solutions Hub, a one-stop portal with all the building blocks needed to integrate SEMPER NOR Flash into an application, developers can quickly design safety-critical and inherently secured automotive, industrial and communications systems.
Single half-bridge ICs have up to 47% less on-resistance
Infineon Technologies presents the MOTIX BTN99xx (NovalithIC+), a unique family of intelligent integrated half-bridges and the direct successor to the BTN89xx. Besides a p-channel high-side and an n-channel low-side MOSFET, BTN99xx also includes smart driver ICs fully integrated in a single package.