Advances in power-delivering technologies continue to enable industries like Electric Vehicles (EVs) to improve across the board. This includes reliability, performance, cost, size and the user experience. This white paper focuses on the three EV charging levels and the Microchip solutions that can support several aspects of residential, commercial and fast charging systems. This includes a highlight of Microchip’s low inductance silicon carbide modules and digital programmable gate drivers enabling more efficient, compact and reliable DC fast chargers.
Building an Automotive On-Board Charger
This technical article explores the technologies, including Silicon Carbide, being integrated to make OBCs more economical and compact.
Eliminating Power Conversion Trade-Offs by Moving to 1700V SiC MOSFETs
Designers of high-voltage power systems have struggled to meet customers’ needs for continued innovation when using silicon MOSFETs and IGBTs.
Silicon Carbide-Based Circuit Breakers for High-Power DC Systems
This article highlights Microchip’s SiC devices available from Richardson RFPD that enable DC circuit protection.