The city of Speyer in the state of Rheinland-Palatinate was Germany’s “lightning capital” in 2019. Siemens’ lightning information service BLIDS (which stands for Blitz-Informationsdienst von Siemens) detected just under 3.1 lightning strikes per square kilometer in Speyer in 2019.
Toshiba Electronic Devices & Storage Corporation (“Toshiba”) today announced a new device structure that improves the reliability of SiC MOSFET . Schottky barrier diodes  (SBDs) embedded into the MOSFET realize a structure that improves reliability more than 10 times  compared to Toshiba’s typical structure while suppressing any rise in on-resistance.
OPERATING TEMPERATURE DEMAND FOR ELECTRONIC COMPONENT. HE NEW BATTERY IS SCHEDULED FOR MASS PRODUCTION IN SEPTEMBER 2020, WITH POTENTIAL APPLICATIONS PRIMARILY IN AUTOMOTIVE AND INDUSTRIAL IOT DEVICES.
The new certifications provide OEMs, systems integrators and end users with independent verification that devices will perform as expected worldwide, Featuring the Qualcomm® Snapdragon X55 5G Modem-RF System, the FN980 series supports mmWave, sub-6GHz FDD/TDD, LTE-5G NR and full 5G NR standalone mode.
Infineon Technologies AG (FSE: IFX / OTCQX: IFNNY) introduces a new IGBT power module tailored to the needs of electric vehicle traction inverters in the 80 kW to 100 kW power class: the HybridPACK DC6i.
Keysight Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: KEYS), a leading technology company that helps enterprises, service providers and governments accelerate innovation to connect and secure the world, announced the company was first to gain validation of 5G universal subscriber identity module (USIM) protocol conformance test cases at the conformance agreement group (CAG) #63 meeting led by the Global Certification Forum (GCF) on July 10th, 2020.
NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory is planning to send the Rover Perseverance on a journey to Mars. The launch is scheduled for 7:50 AM Eastern Daylight Time, with the landing on the Red Planet targeted for February 2021.
NXP Semiconductors N.V. (NASDAQ: NXPI) today released its eIQ Machine Learning (ML) software support for Glow neural network (NN) compiler, delivering the industry’s first NN compiler implementation for higher performance with low memory footprint on NXP’s i.MX RT crossover MCUs.