December 8, 2021

CHICAGO PIXELS

SEMICONDUCTOR RESEARCH CENTER

Tower introduces galvanic isolation technology

Specialty foundry Tower Semiconductor Ltd (which has fabrication plants in Migdal Haemek, Israel, and at its US subsidiaries in Newport Beach, CA and San Antonio, TX, and at TowerJazz Japan Ltd) has announced a new galvanic capacitor technology integrated with its 0.18µm power management and mixed-signal platforms, enabling up to 12kV isolated gate driver and digital isolator ICs, which enhance safety and power efficiency for applications in the automotive, green power and industrial markets (addressing an estimated $1bn market)…