What’s Next in Power Management
Feb 10, 2014 and

What’s next for electronics? When market analysts and industry pundits want to answer that question, they often use semiconductors as a kind of crysta…

New Automotive Power Module (APM) Inverter Reference Design
Jan 28, 2014

Fairchild Semiconductor has developed an inverter reference design (IRD) demonstrating the use of the new FTCO3V455A1 three-phase automo…

Low Side Gate Driver Design Tips – Part 2, Circuit Selection
Dec 6, 2013

In Part 1, we looked at the basic properties of MOSFETs, and establishing the first order parameters of choosing applications compatible Low Voltage G…

Low Side Gate Driver Design Tips – Part 1, The MOSFET
Nov 5, 2013


Driving MOSFETs with Low Side Gate Drivers is common place in many ground mobile systems for Lighting, Power Conversion, Solenoids Dri…

Fairchild High Voltage Products are Integral to the Auto Sector
May 8, 2013

While the debate on EV/HEV tax credits, battery technology and infrastructure has been a constant over the last decades, high voltage technology for A…