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Power of the Module - Nov/Dec 2020
Vicor has established a power module capability spanning product design, manufacturing, simulation and selection tools. This capability allows Vicor to enable power systems designers to quickly and...
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Modern Clamping Systems for Tests of Power Semiconductor Devices with 15 kN Force- Oct 2020 September, 30 2020
Power semiconductor devices have many parameters and characteristics that must be measured using specialised equipment. Design of such equipment must account for many factors such as reliability, flexibility, ergonomics, and attention to overall aesthetics....
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Setting a new standard for power semiconductors test and measurement - issue 4/2016 July, 28 2016
Continued improvements in the performance of power semiconductors drives demand for corresponding improvements in testing technology...
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Quantification of cracked areas in IGBT Modules - issue 4/2016 July, 28 2016
Degradation of the thermal conduction path is one of the most common failure mechanisms of power semiconductor modules....
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Challenges of Wide Bandgap Power Semiconductor testing - issue 8/2014 December, 15 2014
Devices based on Silicon Carbide (SiC) and Gallium Nitride (GaN) can switch at much higher frequencies and also have far lower leakage than Silicon, so at the same time as there is a need for sourcing higher voltages in testing there is also a need for greater current measurement sensitivity..
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Quality Test Systems for High-Power Semiconductors - issue 8/2013 December, 24 2013
With more than 30 years of experience, ABB designs and manufactures CE compliant customized test systems, covering the entire range of high-power semiconductor testing capabilities....
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