America Semiconductor Releases SCR Series

Announced today by America Semiconductor, LLC, a leading manufacturer of state-of-the-industry high-power semiconductors, is the ASCT625A Series of Silicon Controlled Rectifiers (SCRs).  The 25 A, single-phase SCRs are provided in a standard TO-220A package, and feature a high ability to withstand the shock loading of large current. The robust parts additionally provide high dv/dt capabilities…

TTI Stocks Bourns Auto Products in EU

TTI, Inc., the world’s leading specialist distributor of passive, connector, electromechanical and discrete components, now stocks new SMD power inductors for automotive applications from Bourns in Europe. Bourns’ SRP1038A, SRP1238A, SRP1245A, SRP1265A and SRP7028A power inductors are manufactured with a carbonyl powder core featuring high saturation current and shielded construction for low magnetic radiation. Available…

Mouser Stocks Maxim MAX11216

Mouser Electronics, Inc., the global authorized distributor with the newest semiconductors and electronic components, is first to stock the MAX11216 Analog to Digital Converter from Maxim Integrated. The MAX11216 is a single-channel 24‑bit Delta Sigma Analog-to-Digital Converter (ADC) with a low noise Programmable Gain Amplifier (PGA). At 64 kilo-samples per second (ksps) it is designed…

Power Module Demand Grows

Lyon, France – The power packaging market is growing, pulled by the interconnection and substrate segments, respectively +14% and +13% between 2014 and 2020. And global growth for raw material is expected to reach +12% between 2014 and 2020, with a global market of $1.7B for 2020… After Status of the Power Electronics report (March 2015), Yole Développement…

Mouser Stocking BME280 Humidity and Pressure Sensor

Mouser Electronics, Inc., the global authorized distributor with the newest semiconductors and electronic components, is now stocking the BME280 Humidity and Pressure Sensor from Bosch Sensortec. The BME280 combines a digital humidity sensor, pressure sensor, and temperature sensor in one package. This sensor provides an extremely fast response time and high overall accuracy over a…

Zytronic Opens Asia Office

Leading developer and manufacturer of advanced projected capacitive touch screen solutions, Zytronic, has opened its first direct office in Asia. The Taiwanese Representative Office of Zytronic Displays Limited (ZDL) in Taipei has been established to build on the success of the company’s Projected Capacitive Technology (PCTTM) family. It will be managed by Chris Su who…

Element14 Adds Freescale 9-axis sensor platform shield

Element14 has announced the addition of the Freescale 9-axis sensor platform shield to its extensive portfolio of technology products, which includes the biggest range of development kits available globally from one single source. This new easy-to-use 9-axis Freescale Sensor Solution, FRDM-STBC-AGM01, features three of the latest sensing technologies incorporated on one board and has been…