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July 2019 - SEMIKRON’s Application Manual for Power Semiconductors

Published on: 17/07/2019

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Semikron Application Manual by GD Rectifiers

Today, IGBT and power MOSFET modules are instrumental to the power electronic industry and are increasingly gaining traction in new fields. This compliments the ever increasing need for rectifier diodes and thyristors to offer a cost-effective means of connecting to the power supply grid. This application manual is intended to assist users with component selection and application.

Semikron’s application manual features basic explanations and background information on semiconductor physics to provide customers with a better understanding of the application possibilities and limits. A large section of the manual id dedicated to descriptions of the various technologies, examining the different impacts on module properties and ratings in field applications. The brochure also highlights the components reliability, service life and test procedures.

Download Semikron’s Application Manual for Power Semiconductors here.


GD Rectifiers has been an official distributor for Semikron for over 55 years and stock their extensive range of diodes, thyristors, thyristor diode modules, IGBTs, MOSFETs, rectifier bridges, SiC hybrid power modules, SiC power modules, power assemblies and heatsinks.


For further information and advice on component selection and design-in work, please call GD Rectifiers on: 01444 243 452 or email: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).