Semiconductors / Integrated Circuits

New Low-Profile Hermetic LTCC Mixer Series Raises the Bar for Reliability, Performance, and Price

RichardsonRFPDA new family of ultra-reliable mixers, developed by Mini-Circuits, combines low-temperature cofired ceramic (LTCC) circuitry and specially selected semiconductor dice in a hermetically sealed case at 1/10th the price of comparable products on the market. Fully automated, tightly-controlled, and highly repeatable processes ensure excellent performance at temperatures up to 125 degrees C.
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Infineon and Fairchild expand power MOSFET partnership

Infineon Technologies and Fairchild Semiconductor have extended their compatibility partnership to encompass Infineon’s proprietary 5 x 6 power stage asymmetric dual MOSFET package. The PowerStage 5 x 6 is a leadless SMD package, which integrates the low-side and high-side MOSFET of a synchronous DC/DC converter into a 5 by 6 mm² package outline.


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e2v Achieves STACK Certification

e2v has announced that STACK International, the consortium of defence and aerospace peers committed to sharing experience, market intelligence, emerging initiatives and best practice, has certified the company’s hi-rel semiconductor products and services to STACK Specification S/0001. STACK certification was achieved following an extensive independent audit conducted by member...
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