half-bridge

half-bridge

[′haf ¦brij]
(electricity)
A bridge having two power supplies, located in two of the bridge arms, to replace the single power supply of a conventional bridge.
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International Rectifier, IR([R]) (NYSE: IRF), a world leader in power management technology, today introduced the industry's first 8-pin resonant half-bridge control ICs for energy efficient Switch Mode Power Supplies (SMPS) used in LCD televisions and monitors, home theater systems, desktop computers, printers and game console applications.
Fairchild's GPRC engineers deployed a range of parts from the company's comprehensive portfolio to develop this total solution such as the FAN7930, an active power factor correction (PFC) controller designed for boost PFC applications operating in CrCM; the highly integrated Fairchild Power Switch (FPS[TM]), the FSFR2100 offers everything necessary to build a reliable and robust resonant half-bridge converter
Pink Sheets: PSPM) have completed development of a Compact Fluorescent Lamp (CFL) prototype bulb powered by a ballast using a modified half-bridge design that allows for immediate illumination without affecting a bulb's lifespan.
The 2nd generation hybrid topology from Alstom Grid combines the advantage of a full-bridge converter and a half-bridge multi-level converter, resulting in low losses, low harmonic distortion and improved fault tolerance.
SHANGHAI, China, May 19 /PRNewswire/ -- China International Automotive Electronics Show, Shanghai -- Atmel(R) Corporation announced today the availability of the new high-temperature hex half-bridge driver ICs ATA6837 and ATA6839.
today announced the availability of the SSL4120 a GreenChip resonant half-bridge controller with integrated power factor correction (PFC) for high-power LED applications up to 400 W.
HEILBRONN, Germany, July 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Atmel(R) Corporation announced today the availability of its new ATA6836 low-cost half-bridge driver IC.
Fairchild's half-bridge solution - the Ultra FRFET family- optimizes designs by providing best-in-class reverse recovery time (trr) of 35ns~65ns and the industry's smallest reverse recovery current (1.
This family of 100V, 2A, high frequency half-bridge drivers provides the shortest rise/fall times, adjustable dead-time control and flexible control outputs.
In response to feedback received during meetings with major lighting manufacturers which took place during Lightfair International in May, PureSpectrum plans to integrate its proprietary circuitry topology with the industry standard half-bridge ballast design which powers most fluorescent lighting.
Through technological advances, Fairchild's half-bridge solution - the Ultra FRFET family- optimizes designs by providing best-in-class reverse recovery time (trr) of 35ns~65ns and the industry's smallest reverse recovery current (1.
With voltages dropping and currents increasing, half-bridge and full- bridge configurations are quickly becoming the topology of choice in many applications," noted Ralf Muenster, Micrel's marketing director for power products.