Richardson RFPD Stocks Wolfspeed SiC MOSFET Driver

Geneva, Ill. – Richardson RFPD, Inc. announced today the availability from stock and full design support capabilities for a new dual-channel SiC MOSFET driver from Wolfspeed, a Cree Company. The CGD15HB62P1 features two output channels, an integrated isolated power supply, direct-mount low induction design, short circuit protection and under-voltage protection. It is a gate driver for use in industrial applications…

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Bosch Sensortec CEO Receives Lifetime Achievement Award

Bosch Sensortec announces that its CEO, Dr. Stefan Finkbeiner, has been chosen by the MEMS & Sensors Industry Group to receive its prestigious MEMS/Sensors Lifetime Achievement Award. The award was made at the recent MEMS Executive Congress® US 2015 in Napa, California. Dr. Finkbeiner was appointed as CEO of Bosch Sensortec in 2012, having previously served as General Manager and CEO…

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Newark element14 Stocks Molex Ultra-Fit Connectors

Chicago, Ill. – Newark element14 has introduced the addition of the Molex Ultra-Fit™ range of high-density, low-mating force power connectors, with a maximum 14A rating and only 3.5mm pitch, to its product portfolio. This small-sized yet power-dense range of connectors eliminates same-circuit-size cross mating, optimizes space saving and facilitates easier assembly. It is suited for applications in industrial, telecommunications,…

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10 Early Stage Technology Innovations Point to the Future

The electronics industry is evolving quickly, with innovations in emerging technologies, including printed electronics, wearable technology, 3D printing, sensors, energy harvesting, electric vehicles and new advanced materials, appearing at an astonishing rate. Next week, at the IDTechEx Show! in Santa Clara, CA, ten such startup companies will be showcasing their tech as part of IDTechEx…

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TCO Upgrades Sustainability Certification for IT Products

TCO Development today launched the latest generation TCO Certified sustainability certification for IT products. The revision includes new criteria for reducing hazardous non-halogenated flame retardant substances and replacing them with safer alternatives. First to certify product include displays from Eizo, Dell, Lenovo, LG and Samsung. “Today there are over 40,000 chemical substances on the market and the environmental and…

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NKK Switches Names Marketing Manager

Scottsdale, Ariz. ­ — NKK Switches, the world’s leading designer and manufacturer of innovative electromechanical switching devices, today announced the appointment of Jessica Reimann to its management team as marketing manager. The appointment marks NKK’s commitment to further growth and development as the company prepares to launch new products and explore alternate markets. Reimann, who joins NKK with a background…

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