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Tuesday, May 30, 2023

TSMC's European plans ... A lunar rover in Monaco ... AI boost for 20MHz GaN

News this week on eeNews Europe By Nick Flaherty

Nvidia to build digital twin for advanced liquid cooling

Technology News | May 27, 2023

Engineers at Nvidia are working on a major US project to develop a new combination liquid cooling system for data…

First showing of Monaco lunar rover

Technology News | May 28, 2023

Venturi Astrolab has shown its FLEX (Flexible Logistics and Exploration) lunar rover for the first time at its labs in…

ToF smart camera maker wins Rock SBC engineering challenge

Feature articles | May 27, 2023

A maker of smart cameras using time of flight (ToF) sensors has won the $50,000 Rock engineering challenge. The challenge invited…

Nanusens embeds its MEMS sensors in digital design, crowdfunds for development

Technology News | May 26, 2023

Nanusens has developed a fully digital circuit design to measure the capacitance of its nanosensors in a single CMOS chip…

Europe approves Viasat takeover of Inmarsat

Business news | May 26, 2023

The European Commission has approved unconditionally the acquisition by Viasat of UK-based satellite operator Inmarsat. The decision follows an in-depth…

Mitsubishi to use Coherent SiC for its $1bn 200mm wafer fab

Business news | May 26, 2023

Mitsubishi Electric is to scale production of silicon carbide chips in Japan with 200mm…

QPT uses AI to boost GaN performance to 20MHz

Technology News | May 24, 2023

Cambridge startup QPT has developed designs that allow power engineers to make use of…

Project looks to new type of lithium air battery cell

Technology News | May 25, 2023

Researchers in Germany are working on a new type of lithium air battery cell …

Oxford PV sets record for commercial perovskite tandem solar cell

Technology News | May 24, 2023

Oxford PV has set a new record for efficiency for a commercial-sized perovskite tandem…

Survey highlights power as major industry design challenge

Market news | May 26, 2023

The boom in artificial intelligence (AI), faster data centres, more efficient electric vehicles (EVs)…

UKBIC backs £36m battery scale up line

Business news | May 26, 2023

The UK Battery Industrialisation Centre (UKBIC) has secured £36 million for a Flexible Industrialisation…

Siemens expands EV charger business with €4.3m India buy

Business news | May 26, 2023

Siemens has acquired the EV division of Mumbai-based Mass-Tech Controls for €4.3m to boost…

Quarter brick DC-DC converter boost for data centre power

New Products | May 25, 2023

Flex Power Modules has boosted the power of its quarter brick DC-DC converter range…

Open source AI model for cybersecurity

Technology News | May 24, 2023

Researchers in the US have used three key cybersecurity databases to train an open…

Interface boards for drop in GaN replacement

Technology News | May 24, 2023

Cambridge GaN Devices (CGD) has developed a range of interface boards that allow designers…

750Wh/l lithium metal battery tech ready for licensing

Business news | May 23, 2023

US battery technology developer Sakuu is launching a high power density lithium metal battery…

Infineon leads €60m project for European integrated GaN power

Technology News | May 22, 2023

Infineon Technologies is leading a €60mEuropean project with 45 partners developing integrated GaN power…

US snaps up Swedish perovskite thin film equipment maker

Business news | May 18, 2023

First Solar is to buy perovskite thin film equipment maker Evolar in Sweden in…



TSMC heads for trillion transistor package with 3nm, 2nm

Technology News | May 23, 2023

TSMC is developing a complex device for a customer with a trillion transistors, ramping…

3nm AI chips and 6nm microcontrollers will be key to TSMC Dresden fab

Feature articles | May 24, 2023

TSMC’s European Technology Symposium was heavily focussed on automotive, and of course the prospects…

Monday, May 15, 2023

Europe's battery boom ... An analogue simulator for a digital age ... ICeGaN H2 for low load efficiency

News at eeNews Europe By Nick Flaherty

EU launches semiconductor supply chain alert system

Business news | May 11, 2023

The European Commission has launched a pilot project to warn of potential problems in the semiconductor supply chain ahead of…

Nuvoton adds AppWizard code-free graphics to its ARM chips

Business news | May 12, 2023

Taiwanese chip maker Novoton Technology has licensed the AppWizard software from Segger Microcontroller in Germany to ease the development of…

Synopsys signs Black Duck software supply chain management deal

Business news | May 13, 2023

Synopsys is extending its moves into supply chain management through a deal with ReversingLabs. The deal will provide ReversingLabs software…

Nordic teams for IoT software SIM

Business news | May 12, 2023

Nordic Semiconductor has signed a key deal for a software-only SIM that simplifies the roll out of millions of devices…



Re-writing SPICE for a digital world

Interviews | May 10, 2023

Mike Englehardt, the creator of several versions of the Spice analog simulator, has developed…

Billions for European battery gigafactory

Business news | May 14, 2023

This week has seen three new battery gigafactories announced across Europe with over €7bn…

Pre-Switch adds remote update and analysis to AI switching software

Technology News | May 11, 2023

Pre-Switch has added the ability to update its soft-switching motor/inverter chip in the field…

IGBT/SiC module gate drivers add temperature readout

New Products | May 12, 2023

Power Integrations has introduced a family of IGBT/SiC module gate drivers that include temperature…

150A reference design targets industrial motors

New Products | May 12, 2023

EPC has developed a reference design for a 150A 3-phase BLDC motor drive inverter…

Denso, UMC ship their first automotive IGBTs from 300mm wafers

Business news | May 12, 2023

Denso has started shipping the first silicon IGBTs developed in partnership with foundry UMC.

Nexperia launches interactive datasheets for MOSFET behaviour analysis

Technology News | May 11, 2023

Nexperia has developed the next generation of interactive datasheets for its power MOSFETs. By…

CRPS redundant power supplies for server, storage and networking

New Products | May 11, 2023

Bel Power Solutions has developed a range of Common Redundant Power Supplies (CRPS) power…

SiC merged Schottky diodes boost power supply reliability

New Products | May 11, 2023

Vishay Intertechnology has launched 17 third generation 650 V silicon carbide (SiC) Schottky diodes…

Light load boost for integrated GaN chip

Technology News | May 11, 2023

Cambridge GaN Devices (CGD) has launched a second series of its ICeGaN 650 V…

Jacobs expands US battery recycling in $200m deal

Business news | May 10, 2023

Jacobs is working with Cirba Solutions to design lithium battery recycling plants across the…

Nexperia launches e-mode GAN FETs

New Products | May 10, 2023

Nexperia has developed a range of GaN FETs using an enhancement mode (e-mode) configuration…

Onsemi plans trench SiC devices

Business news | May 10, 2023

Onsemi is developing silicon carbide MOSFETs using a trench structure rather than a planar…

Navitas enters high power SiC module market

Business news | May 9, 2023

Navitas is aiming to take on power industry giants Mitsubishi Electric and Infineon Technologies…

SiC gate driver boosts 800V isolation

New Products | May 9, 2023

Texas Instruments has launched a gate driver for 800V traction inverters using silicon carbide…

Transphorm takes on SiC with simulation model of first 1200V GaN-on-Sapphire device

Technology News | May 8, 2023

Transphorm has released a simulation model and preliminary data for a 1200V gallium nitride…

Rimac Energy takes new battery architecture into stationary storage systems

Business news | May 8, 2023

European supercar maker Rimac has launched a subsidiary focussed on stationary storage for energy…



Bluetooth mesh for heavy duty industrial LED lighting

New Products | May 12, 2023

Lumary in the US is set to launch a smart LED lighting system for…

Integrated plastic lens simplifies optoelectronic packaging

Technology News | May 12, 2023

Blovelight in China has teamed with materials firm SABIC to develop one of the…

Compiler test update boosts Andes RISC-V in automotive

Business news | May 11, 2023

Andes Technology has upgraded its version of the SuperTest Compiler Test and Validation Suite…

Monday, May 01, 2023

Olimex redesigns the Raspberry Pi Pico ... Italy's first quantum computer ... What is Industry 5.0?

By Nick Flaherty

World’s largest Schrödinger’s Cat brings quantum into the wider world

Technology News | April 29, 2023

Researchers in Switzerland have created the world largest ‘Schrödinger’s Cat’: a sapphire crystal weighing 16µg that is in two different…



Olimex pulls out all 30 I/O on USB-C Raspberry Pi Pico board

New Products | April 28, 2023

Olimex has redesigned the Raspberry Pi Pico board to give access to all 30 I/O lines and more power from…

LoRa Alliance looks to Industry 5.0

News | April 28, 2023

The LoRa Alliance is looking to drive industrial automation to ‘Industry 5.0’ by incorporating the human element, guided largely by…

Siemens EDA certifies Calibre, FastSPICE for TSMC 2nm

Technology News | April 28, 2023

Siemens EDA has certified its Calibre nmPlatform verification and FastSPICE tools for the N2 2nm process technology from TSMC. This…



Toppan enters power chip business with contract manufacturing service

Business news | April 28, 2023

Toppan in Japan has launched a contract manufacturing service for power semiconductors. The strategic…

First three way HVDC LionLink power line for the North Sea

Technology News | April 25, 2023

A three way 525KV DC power line is to be built between the UK,…

Jacobs to design control systems for European fusion plant

Business news | April 27, 2023

US engineering firm Jacobs is to design and develop remotely-operated tools for ITER, the world’s…

BrainBox AI raises $20m, buys ABB’s retail energy management business

News | April 28, 2023

Canadian embedded AI startup BrainBox AI has raised $20m and will take on ABB’s…

Power, automotive to drive higher ST growth in 2023

Business news | April 27, 2023

ST Microelectronics is increasing its forecast for the full year as market shortages settle…

JEDEC standard PQFN d-mode GaN packages for drop-in replacements

Technology News | April 28, 2023

Transphorm is sampling six surface mount JEDEC packages for its depletion mode gallium nitride…

1200V half-bridge driver has active Miller clamp for rugged power systems

New Products | April 27, 2023

Infineon has developed a half bridge gate driver with active Miller clamp for 1200V…

Cosel moves to SiC for fanless 3-phase 3.5kW power supply

New Products | April 25, 2023

Cosel has launched a conduction-cooled, fanless 3-phase / 3-wire 3500W AC-DC enclosed power supply…



RS to buy Distrelec in €365m deal

Business news | April 27, 2023

RS Group has reached an agreement to acquire Distrelec BV, a Dutch distributor of…

Italy gets its first quantum computer

Technology News | April 27, 2023

US quantum computer maker SEEQC has demonstrated Italy’s first full-stack quantum computer in its…