LONDON Semikron International (Nuremberg, Germany) LS Industrial Systems (LSIS) of Korea, formerly LG Industrial Systems, are working together to develop and deliver power electronic solutions for the industrial drives and consumer market.
The two companies have signed a memorandum of understanding combining their expertise to offer LSIS integrated power modules based on Semikron’s MiniSKiiP IGBT platform.
LSIS will be adapting the Semikron integrated power modules with pressure contact technology, to be promoted to the industrial and appliance market. Semikron will be adapting the control technologies of LSIS to develop application-specific systems. The MiniSKiiP modules from LSIS and Semikron are set to address the rapidly growing demand for more integrated high-power platforms in a wide range of applications, including LCD and plasma display panels.