Kemet to Unveil New Ceramic Capacitor Dielectric

Greenville, S.C. – KEMET (NYSE: KEM) is to preview new 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 Center, California, from March 20-24 (Booth 1753, Hall C). Also displayed at…

Kemet Intros Electronic Components App for Android

Greenville, S.C. –  KEMET Corporation (NYSE: KEM), a leading global supplier of electronic components, today 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…

Kemet Expands Beyond Capacitors

KEMET Corp. has expanded its product portfolio beyond capacitors thanks to its alliance with NEC TOKIN. The electronic components manufacturer now offers a range of temperature sensors, current sensors, piezoelectric actuators, and current transformers. The alliance, announced in 2013, provided KEMET with three key benefits – the ability to expand its product offering, add new channels,…

Kemet Intros Reliability Testing for Polymer Electrolytic Capacitors

Greenville, S.C. — KEMET Corporation (NYSE: KEM), a leading global supplier of electronic components, introduced its new KO-CAP® Reliability Assessment method, the first of its kind for polymer electrolytic capacitors. The T540 and T541 Commercial-Off-the-Shelf (COTS) Series are the only polymer electrolytic capacitors available today with failure rate options defined by this innovative testing criteria. Developed as a result of over ten years of…

Electronics Companies Rank Higher for Conflict Minerals Compliance

Electronics companies scored higher than other industries in a ranking of 1,267 publicly-traded companies that filed a Conflict Mineral Disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for 2014. The top 100 ranking, conducted by Tulane University and sponsored by consulting firm Assent Compliance, were based on two key areas – compliance with the U.S.…

TTI Carries KEMET PHS Capacitors in Europe

October 2015 – Now available in Europe through TTI, Inc., a world leading specialist distributor of electronic components, is KEMET’s M55 modular PHS (Polymer Hermetic Sealed) capacitor series designed for defense and aerospace applications requiring high power, filtering, hold-up and current pulse generation. KEMET’s M550 and M551 modular series components are being manufactured by placing…

Kemet Intros Engineering Center

Greenville, S.C. — KEMET Corporation (NYSE: KEM), a leading global supplier of electronic components, introduced its new Engineering Center online education resource, focused on providing practical answers to questions involving passive components in electronic applications. Engineering Center features blog posts, a calendar of free technical seminars, component tools and a knowledge library authored by KEMET’s field application experts. “KEMET…

Cisco Awards Kemet

Greenville, S.C.– KEMET Corporation (NYSE: KEM), a leading global supplier of electronic components, today announced that it has received the 2015 Excellence in Sustainability Award from Cisco®. This prestigious award recognizes KEMET for demonstrating sustainability leadership above and beyond Cisco’s supplier code of conduct, and embodying the spirit of collaboration. The distinction was awarded during Cisco’s 24th…

KEMET Leads Humanitarian Effort in DRC Mining Community

Greenville, S.C. — KEMET Corporation (NYSE: KEM), a leading global supplier of electronic components, announced that its Partnership for Social and Economic Sustainability (the “KEMET Partnership”) is making a substantial humanitarian impact in Kisengo, a conflict-free tantalum mining region in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). KEMET has made contributions to the KEMET Partnership for projects such as a…