Silicon carbide US market focuses on electronics and refractory applications

By Antonio Torrisi
Published: Tuesday, 04 November 2014

The release of silicon carbide (SiC) transistors by electronics company GeneSiC and the new SiC-based modular furnace installed by C.I. Hayes show the increasing use of SiC in the US market in a variety of sectors.

US-based electronic company GeneSiC Semiconductor has launched a series of low on-resistance silicon carbide (SiC) junction transistors for the US market.

SiC is becoming an increasingly popular material in the semiconductor industry, owing to its potential to improve high-voltage applications in automotive, electronics and solar power industries.

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