Showa Denko increases silicon carbide capacity for power electronics
Published: Friday, 26 September 2014
By increasing its production capacity of silicon carbide epitaxial wafers, the Japanese chemical engineering firm is targeting the power devices market, which is expected to see an increase in silicon carbide demand for high-tech applications.
Japanese chemical and engineering company, Showa Denko (SDK), has
increased its production capacity of silicon carbide (SiC) epitaxial wafers
for applications in power devices.
The company expanded its six-inch (150mm) diameter SiC
wafers production from 400 units per month to 1,500 units per
In addition, SDK also increased...