Fairchild at the Races: Autonomous Driving Day Adventures
Jun 24, 2016

Fairchild was excited to participate in the Self Racing Cars’ first Autonomous Vehicle Track Day at Thunderhill Raceway a few hours north of our HQ in…

Click It to Unleash the Power of Fairchild Reference Design Adviser
Jun 21, 2016

By Roy Mi, Member Technical Staff Applications Engineer

Staying up to date on the latest advances in semiconductor technology is one of the many ch…

Can Your Dishwasher Save the Planet?
Jun 14, 2016

The global demand for electricity is increasing and governments are struggling with supplying more electricity while minimizing the pollution, greenho…

PCIM 2016 Recap – Things Were Really Cooking for Fairchild!
May 26, 2016

We just concluded another successful week at PCIM – Europe’s premier power electronics event – where we continued living up to our “History of Innovat…

Defeating Flicker in DACD-based LED Lights … Without Ruining PF and THD!
May 19, 2016

The traditional engine used in most LED lighting products combines LEDs with Switched Mode Power Supply (SMPS) technology and though well proven, SMPS…

Discrete Versus Module IGBTs for Automotive Traction Inverters
May 17, 2016

Automakers naturally strive to improve the efficiency, performance and reliability of each new model in their hybrid electric vehicle (HEV), plug-in h…