IXYS has gained a worldwide reputation as a premier power semiconductor manufacturer. Its diversified product base of specialized power semiconductors, integrated circuits and RF power is utilized by more than 2500 customers worldwide, ranging across industrial, transportation, telecommunications, computer, medical, consumer and clean tech markets. Learn more about IXYS’ 28-year history, its founder Dr. Nathan Zommer, its divisions and current growth.
This document presents the IXIDM1401_O module capabilities and operations on its interface. This device features two isolated gate drivers for half bridge switching modules and +15V/-5V isolated gate driver output voltage to drive IGBTs with up to 10A pulse current. It is applicable in AC and DC motor drives for EV and industrial, and also to inverters for solar and wind
This article presents a brief introduction for the application note on S3F84YB microcontroller migration to S3F8S7B microcontroller. The application note highlights the differences of the two microcontrollers, which resulted to the transition. The transition presented is also implemented in a manner that facilitates a smooth conversion process.
This reference design integrates a Z8F2480-based AC power monitor with Ziilog's eZ80F91 Webserver Module to showcase the capability of an optically-isolated Z8F2480 MCU-based power monitor to measure AC input voltage, AC load current, voltage/current phase shift, the power factor of the load, and to communicate via a standard Ethernet interface and webserver.
This application note presents the new 1600 V BIMOSFET transistor giving way to new applications. It presents the many applications of BIMOSFET and its DC electrical performance.
This application brief presents a concept for an intelligent Li-Ion battery charger using the Zilog Z8 Encore! XP® F082A with 8 kB Flash memory. The target battery for our application is a typical Li-Ion battery pack rated at 7.2 V and 2400 mAh capacity.
This article presents the control technologies of Zilog Motor Control that is optimized to provide control strategies and solutions that is relevant to today’s industry requirements. This article also discusses the control strategy by motor type, regenerative braking control, as well as the characteristics and applications of different types of motor controls.
This application note describes how to develop a web page interface to transfer data from/to a peripheral hardware device (an I2C EEPROM in this application) using the web server capabilities offered by the eZ80F91 in conjunction with Zilog (TCP) software.
This application note presents the space vector modulation (SVM) of a 3-phase AC induction motors (ACIM), permanent magnet synchronous motors, and BLDC motors with the Z16FMC ZNEO microcontroller. The document demonstrates how the microcontroller can implement an efficient and cost-conscious V/F vector modulation of an AC induction motor.
Zilog’ ZMOTION Product Family is a series of high-performance microcontrollers with integrated PIR motion detection software. This motion detection software comprises the PIR engine and runs in the background while control and status of the Engine is accessed through software Application Programming Interface (API).