AVX Releases New Accu-L® Series Thin Film Chip Inductors for Automotive Signal & Power Applications

FOUNTAIN INN, S.C. (January 22, 2018) -AVX Corporation, a leading manufacturer and supplier of passive components, interconnects, sensors, and control solutions, has released a new series of thin film multilayer chip inductors especially designed to meet demanding performance specifications in automotive signal and power applications. Qualified to AEC-Q200, the new automotive grade Accu-L® Series inductors exhibit ultra-tight inductance tolerances down to ±0.05nH, in addition to: RF power capabilities, high Q, high self-resonant frequency (SRF), low DC resistance (Rdc), and outstanding high-frequency performance from 450MHz to 2,400MHz. Available in small, ruggedly constructed, low profile 0402 and 0805 chip sizes, the series also delivers exceptional intra-lot and lot-to-lot physical and electrical consistency that makes it ideal for use in automotive signal and power applications that require apex accuracy, including: matching networks and filters in vehicle-to-vehicle communications, infotainment, vehicle location, keyless entry, global positioning, and radar systems.

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Vishay Intertechnology to Showcase Leading Passive Components and Custom Substrates at IMS2017

MALVERN, Pa. — May 30, 2017 — Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today announced its technology lineup for the 2017 IEEE MTT International Microwave Symposium (IMS2017), being held from June 4-9 at the Hawaii Convention Center in Honolulu, Hawaii. At the conference and exhibition, the company will be highlighting its latest industry-leading high frequency multilayer ceramic chip capacitors (MLCCs); surface-mount resistors, RF capacitors, wire-bondable RF inductors, and custom substrates.

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STMicroelectronics Teams with Wurth Elektronik to Enhance Its Online Design Environment for Power-Supply Applications

STMicroelectronics (NYSE: STM), a global semiconductor leader serving customers across the spectrum of electronics applications, is extending the focus of its eDesignSuite online design environment with the addition of complementing components from Wurth Elektronik, a major transformer[1] manufacturer, to help customers complete their new projects more quickly and cost-effectively.

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