Silicon Carbide CoolSiC™ MOSFET

Infineon Technologies' silicon carbide CoolSiC MOSFET solutions for an energy-smart world

Image of Infineon Technologies' Silicon Carbide CoolSiC™ MOSFETInfineon provides a range of EiceDRIVER™ driver IC products suitable for use with its CoolSiC MOSFETs, which opens new degrees of freedom for designers to harness never-before-seen levels of efficiency and system flexibility. Together, CoolSiC MOSFETs and EiceDRIVER gate-driver ICs take full advantage of the superior characteristics of silicon carbide (SiC) technology. Silicon carbide CoolSiC MOSFET solutions are the next essential step towards an energy-smart world. CoolSiC MOSFET first products are targeted for photovoltaic inverters, battery charging, and energy storage.

Infineon has gone into volume production with its portfolio of 1200 V CoolSiC MOSFETs. This portfolio includes:

  • IMW120R045M1 CoolSiC 1200 V, 45 mΩ SiC MOSFET in a TO247-3 package
  • IMZ120R045M1 CoolSiC 1200 V, 45 mΩ SiC MOSFET in a TO247-4 package
Features
  • Highest efficiency for reduced cooling effort
  • Longer lifetime and higher reliability
  • Higher frequency operation
  • Reduction in system cost
  • Increased power density
  • Reduced system complexity
  • Ease of design and implementation
  • CoolSiC MOSFETs and EiceDRIVER gate-driver ICs give designers:
    • Greater scope to lower system cost
    • Reduced operating expenses
    • Reduced total cost of ownership
    • Devise new solutions for an energy-smart world
Applications
  • Photovoltaic inverters (PV)
  • Energy storage/battery charging
  • Uninterruptible power supplies (UPS)
  • Switch mode power supplies (SMPS)
  • Industrial drives
  • Medical

Resources

Silicon Carbide CoolSiC™ MOSFET

ImageManufacturer Part NumberDescriptionFET TypeAvailable QuantityView Details
SICFET N-CH 1200V 52A TO247-4IMZ120R045M1XKSA1SICFET N-CH 1200V 52A TO247-4N-Channel0View Details
SICFET N-CH 1.2KV 52A TO247-3IMW120R045M1XKSA1SICFET N-CH 1.2KV 52A TO247-3N-Channel0View Details

Evaluation Board

ImageManufacturer Part NumberDescriptionAvailable QuantityView Details
EVALUATION BOARDEVAL1EDC20H12AHSICEVALUATION BOARD41 - ImmediateView Details

Drivers

ImageManufacturer Part NumberDescriptionAvailable QuantityView Details
IC IGBT DVR 1200V 2A DSO161ED020I12F2XUMA1IC IGBT DVR 1200V 2A DSO160View Details
IC GATE DRVR HALF-BRIDG DSO36-582ED020I12F2XUMA1IC GATE DRVR HALF-BRIDG DSO36-581973 - ImmediateView Details
IC IGBT GATE DRIVER UL 8DSOP1EDC20H12AHXUMA1IC IGBT GATE DRIVER UL 8DSOP27 - ImmediateView Details
IC IGBT DVR 1200V DSO81EDI20I12MFXUMA1IC IGBT DVR 1200V DSO82403 - ImmediateView Details
IC IGBT GATE DRIVER UL 8DSOP1EDC60H12AHXUMA1IC IGBT GATE DRIVER UL 8DSOP0View Details
IC IGBT GATE DRIVER UL 8DSOP1EDC20I12MHXUMA1IC IGBT GATE DRIVER UL 8DSOP0View Details
Published: 2019-09-24