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Global Compound Semiconductors in Automotive Industry Report 2023: Burgeoning Opportunities in Strategic Partnerships Between SiC and GaN Semiconductor Suppliers and Supply Chain Consolidation

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Friday, February 9, 2024

DUBLIN, Feb. 8, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Growth Opportunities for Compound Semiconductors in Automotive" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • DUBLIN, Feb. 8, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Growth Opportunities for Compound Semiconductors in Automotive" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • It delves into the key drivers and challenges influencing CS initiatives, encompassing regulatory frameworks, market dynamics, and economic considerations.
  • A compound semiconductor (CS) consists of two or more elements from different groups in the periodic table, such as gallium arsenide (GaAs), GaN, indium phosphide (InP), and silicon germanium.
  • In the automotive industry, CSs have several advantages over elemental semiconductors (e.g., silicon [Si]).

PowerUP Asia 2024: Power Semiconductor Innovations Toward Green Goals

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Thursday, February 1, 2024

TAIPEI, TW, Feb 1, 2024 - (ACN Newswire) - The continuous drive toward decarbonization is fueling power semiconductor innovations-whether in terms of materials, chip design, circuit topologies, or packaging.

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  • TAIPEI, TW, Feb 1, 2024 - (ACN Newswire) - The continuous drive toward decarbonization is fueling power semiconductor innovations-whether in terms of materials, chip design, circuit topologies, or packaging.
  • PowerUP Asia 2024 is a three-day virtual conference and exhibition highlighting the latest technology developments and trends in power electronics, including wide-bandgap (WBG) devices, power semiconductors, and related technologies, as manufacturers worldwide set their sights on power efficiency, carbon reduction, and greener energy.
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    Now on its second year, PowerUP Asia, to be held from May 21-23, 2024, will bring the latest developments in power semiconductor and engineering, and how the industry can explore ways to accelerate the pathway to net-zero carbon emissions.
  • Engineers specializing in power electronics, semiconductor technologies, like GaN and SiC, and renewable energy systems will find immense value.

Renesas to Acquire Transphorm to Expand its Power Portfolio with GaN Technology

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Thursday, January 11, 2024

The acquisition will provide Renesas with in-house GaN technology, a key next-generation material for power semiconductors, expanding its reach into fast-growing markets such as EVs, computing (data centers, AI, infrastructure), renewable energy, industrial power conversion and fast chargers/adapters.

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  • The acquisition will provide Renesas with in-house GaN technology, a key next-generation material for power semiconductors, expanding its reach into fast-growing markets such as EVs, computing (data centers, AI, infrastructure), renewable energy, industrial power conversion and fast chargers/adapters.
  • Renesas now aims to further expand its WBG portfolio with Transphorm’s expertise in GaN, an emerging material that enables higher switching frequency, lower power losses, and smaller form factors.
  • Renesas will implement Transphorm’s auto-qualified GaN technology to develop new enhanced power solution offerings, such as X-in-1 powertrain solutions for EVs, along with computing, energy, industrial and consumer applications.
  • “Transphorm is a company uniquely led by a seasoned team rooted in GaN power and with origins from the University of California at Santa Barbara,” said Hidetoshi Shibata, CEO of Renesas.

Navitas Ranked Top 50 in Forbes’ 2024 Most Successful Small Companies

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Wednesday, December 6, 2023

TORRANCE, Calif., Dec. 06, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Navitas Semiconductor (Nasdaq: NVTS), the pure-play industry leader in next-generation GaNFast™ gallium nitride (GaN) and GeneSiC™ silicon carbide (SiC) power semiconductors, secured the 49th position on Forbes' 2024 America's Successful Small Companies list.

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  • TORRANCE, Calif., Dec. 06, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Navitas Semiconductor (Nasdaq: NVTS), the pure-play industry leader in next-generation GaNFast™ gallium nitride (GaN) and GeneSiC™ silicon carbide (SiC) power semiconductors, secured the 49th position on Forbes' 2024 America's Successful Small Companies list.
  • The ranking is recognition of the company’s growth based on strong demand for Navitas’ advanced, high-efficiency, wide bandgap (WBG) GaN and SiC power components, across growing and diverse global markets and an expanding customer base.
  • Forbes evaluated Navitas on earnings growth, sales growth, return on equity, and total stock return over the preceding five years, with a specific focus on the last 12 months, including Navitas’ 115% increase in revenue (Q3’22 to Q3’23).
  • “The top 50 ranking is great recognition by Forbes for Navitas’ growth,” said Gene Sheridan, co-founder and CEO.

Navitas Showcases High-power Semiconductors for EV, Solar & Industrial at Next-gen Munich Conference

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Friday, December 1, 2023

Navitas is a pure-play wide bandgap (WBG) semiconductor supplier, having shipped 100 million GaN and 12 million SiC power devices.

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  • Navitas is a pure-play wide bandgap (WBG) semiconductor supplier, having shipped 100 million GaN and 12 million SiC power devices.
  • 4.00 pm: Roundtable: Addressing challenges in the adoption of SiC and GaN WBG materials, with Dr. Ranbir Singh, EVP GeneSiC, Navitas.
  • 9:00 am: “GaN Power IC Innovations for High-Frequency, High-Power Industrial Motor Drive”, by Alfred Hesener, Senior Director Industrial and Consumer Applications, Navitas.
  • Bodo's WBG Event is scheduled to take place from December 12th-13th at the Hilton Munich Airport Hotel, Terminalstraße Mitte 20, 85356 München-Flughafen, Germany.

2023 Growth Opportunities for Compound Semiconductors in Automotive - ResearchAndMarkets.com

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Monday, December 4, 2023

The "Growth Opportunities for Compound Semiconductors in Automotive" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • The "Growth Opportunities for Compound Semiconductors in Automotive" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • It explores the key drivers and challenges influencing the evolution of CS practices, offering valuable insights into the factors propelling its growth and the hurdles organizations must overcome.
  • In the automotive industry, CSs have several advantages over elemental semiconductors (e.g., silicon [Si]).
  • For example, because CSs have a wide band gap (WBG), they produce less heat than elemental semiconductors, thus losing less energy.

Investing in India can rarely go wrong: Piyush Goyal at 27th World Investment Conference

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Thursday, December 14, 2023

Addressing the event, Shri Piyush Goyal said, "We have laid a strong foundation over the last few years to enable India to become one of the fastest growing economies in the world.

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  • Addressing the event, Shri Piyush Goyal said, "We have laid a strong foundation over the last few years to enable India to become one of the fastest growing economies in the world.
  • EIC showcased installations from startups including Niftem, Uneko, Nirvana, Chhoti Si Asha, and Sanajing Sena among others to showcase India's unique investment potential to the world.
  • Speaking about EIC, Shri Goyal said "We are working on a plan to make in India for the world.
  • Talking about India's WAIPA presidency, Nivruti Rai said, "I am grateful to all our partners for making WAIPA's 27th World Investment Conference a huge success!

Guidehouse Insights Estimates Global Market for Wide Bandgap Semiconductors in EVs and EV Supply Equipment Will Grow to More Than $37 Billion by 2032

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Tuesday, November 21, 2023

BOULDER, Colo., Nov. 21, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- A new report from Guidehouse Insights provides an overview of the market for wide bandgap (WBG) semiconductors in EVs and EV supply equipment (EVSE).

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  • By 2032, revenues for WBG semiconductors in EVs and EVSE are projected to reach $37.1 billion.
  • "As the automotive sector electrifies, OEMs want to build the most efficient EVs with the highest performance," says Jason Pandich, research analyst with Guidehouse Insights.
  • The report, Wide Bandgap Semiconductors in EVs and EV Supply Equipment , provides an overview of how WBG semiconductors are used in EVs and EVSE and the advantages SiC and GaN provide for both applications.
  • It provides Guidehouse Insights' market analyses to 2032 for WBG semiconductor revenues in EVs and EVSE, broken down by SiC and GaN.

Navitas’ 2,129% Increase in 3-Year Revenue Ranks 72nd in 2023 NA Deloitte Technology Fast 500™

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Thursday, November 9, 2023

TORRANCE, Calif., Nov. 09, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Navitas Semiconductor (Nasdaq: NVTS) has announced that the company has been ranked 72nd on this year’s North American Deloitte Technology Fast 500™ .

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  • TORRANCE, Calif., Nov. 09, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Navitas Semiconductor (Nasdaq: NVTS) has announced that the company has been ranked 72nd on this year’s North American Deloitte Technology Fast 500™ .
  • Now in its 29th year, the Deloitte Technology Fast 500 is an independent ranking of the 500 fastest-growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences, fintech, and energy tech companies in North America.
  • Based on percentage fiscal year revenue growth from 2019 to 2022, Navitas achieved 2,129% growth as GaN and SiC technology enabled efficient, sustainable applications and displaced legacy silicon chips.
  • When combined, the growth results are extraordinary, and we appreciate the recognition of the Deloitte Fast 500 listing.

NOVOSENSE: Ultra-wide-body digital isolators make high-voltage applications more efficient and reliable

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Tuesday, October 24, 2023

In this setting, high-voltage digital control applications pose growing isolation requirements, and the market sees a strong demand for high-efficiency and high-reliability digital isolators accordingly.

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  • In this setting, high-voltage digital control applications pose growing isolation requirements, and the market sees a strong demand for high-efficiency and high-reliability digital isolators accordingly.
  • Wide bandgap (WBG) devices like SiC and driver products pose higher requirements for isolators while continuously improving the power density.
  • Digital isolator now has become one of the semiconductor devices that help unlock the huge potential of high-voltage applications.
  • Depending on applications, NSI82xx series are divided into two sub-series – NSI82xx-DSWWR and NSI82xx-Q1SWWR high-reliability, multichannel ultra-wide-body digital isolators.