Electronic Products & Technology

January 12, 2020 by Stephen Law

TVS diodes boost power, current ratings to protect sensitive designs

BOURNS Model 15KPA-SD-Q series transient voltage suppressor (TVS) diodes are for use in dc bus clamping applications and protect sensitive electronics applications against overvoltage transients. Devices are AEC-Q101- compliant making them suitable protection solutions for applications that require high reliability…
November 24, 2019 by EP&T Magazine

CEL and LITEC reach partnership

California Eastern Laboratories (CEL) and LITEC Corp. announce a partnership allowing CEL to exclusively promote and sell LITEC’s RF PIN diode products in the Americas, Israel and India. CEL has more than a 60-year history of marketing RF components to…
July 26, 2019 by Stephen Law

175°C diodes and transistors come in SOT23 package

NEXPERIA BAS16/21 high-speed switching diodes and BC807/817 general purpose transistors are part of firm’s SOT23-packaged family and are now fully-specified for operation up to 175°C degrees. The 175°C SOT23 devices also feature a 25% higher Ptot (total power dissipation) than…
May 24, 2019 by Stephen Law

Narrow-spectral-output ultraviolet LEDs deliver narrow radiation pattern

OPTO DIODE OD-280-003 narrow-spectral-output ultraviolet light-emitting diodes (UVLEDs) provide a narrow radiation pattern and a wavelength that is suitable for disinfection tasks in healthcare applications and water purification. Hermetically sealed in a TO-46 package, the narrow-spectral-output device provides easy integration…
February 20, 2019 by Stephen Law

650V SiC Schottky diodes boost efficiency, reliability

LITTELFUSE LSIC2SD065CxxA and LSIC2SD065AxxA Series second-generation series of 650V, AEC-Q101-qualified silicon carbide (SiC) Schottky diodes are available with a choice of current ratings (6A, 8A, 10A, 16A or 20A). Devices provide a variety of performance advantages, including negligible reverse recovery…
February 9, 2019 by Stephen Law

Singlemode laser diodes come with built-in photodiode

USHIO OPTO SEMICONDUCTORS HL63391DG and HL63392DG single transverse mode 639nm laser diodes come with built-in photodiode for optical output power monitoring in industrial applications. Combining an output power of 200mW with 12% lower energy consumption, the red laser diodes boost…
July 6, 2017 by Stephen Law

High current power TVS diodes boost performance

BOURNS Model PTVS-M high current power TVS diodes improve overvoltage protection, meeting strict surge requirements in high power dc applications, especially in exposed and harsh environments. Products provide lower clamping voltage under surge, performance stability and increased reliability compared to…
March 13, 2017 by Stephen Law

Bidirectional TVS diode arrays shield from damaging ESD

LITTELFUSE SP3042 Series Bidirectional Discrete TVS Diode Arrays (SPA Diodes) protect electronic equipment from destructive electrostatic discharges (ESD). Devices include robust back-to-back TVS diodes fabricated using a proprietary silicon avalanche technology that can safely absorb repetitive ESD strikes up to the…