International Rectifier, a power management technology company, today announced the company will showcase a new power platform for hybrid and electric vehicles at PCIM (Power Conversion Intelligent Motion) Europe 2012 which is being held at the Nuremberg Exhibition Center, Nuremberg, Germany, May 8-10, 2012.
IR’s new COOLiR silicon and advanced COOLiR2 packaging technology provides an innovative power management platform approach for H(EV) vehicles that helps address the need to reduce the size, weight and system cost of electric power train components while increasing system reliability for long lifetime, low maintenance and low warranty cost.
“We are pleased to have the opportunity to demonstrate IR’s new automotive power platform at PCIM Europe. This new approach combines the most advanced silicon with a unique module concept that allows OEM and major system suppliers to take advantage of outstanding silicon performance in an innovative modular system package that meets industry needs for a scalable, easy to customize yet cost-effective solution at highest power density,” said Henning Hauenstein, Vice President, IR’s Automotive Products Business Unit.
Source: Business Wire