Electronic Design

600V IGBTs Eye Electric/Hybrid Vehicle Apps

The AUIRGPxxxx family of automotive-qualified, 600V IGBTs are optimized for variable speed motor control and power supply applications used in electric and hybrid vehicles. The devices specify a short-circuit rating of greater than or equal to 5μs and include a square reverse bias safe operating area, an integrated soft recovery diode, and a maximum junction temperature of +175°C. Spice models are available on request. Pricing for the AUIRGP4062D is $1.78 each/100,000. For more information, contact Sian Cummins at International Rectifier Corp., El Segundo, CA. (310) 252-7148.

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