Global Patent Index - EP 0992067 A1

EP 0992067 A1 2000-04-12 - POWER CONVERTER AND THE USE THEREOF

Title (en)

POWER CONVERTER AND THE USE THEREOF

Title (de)

STROMRICHTER SOWIE SEINE VERWENDUNG

Title (fr)

CONVERTISSEUR ET SON UTILISATION

Publication

EP 0992067 A1 (DE)

Application

EP 98934829 A

Priority

  • DE 9801475 W
  • DE 19724269 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9857374A1] The invention relates to a power converter (19) comprising at least one semi-conductor element having a substrate (1) with a series connection (2, 3) having an active switching element (2) that can be switched into a switching position or a conducting position by applying an appropriate electrical voltage, in addition to a diode (3). The invention also relates to the use of said power converter (19). Preferably, the semi-conductor element consists of a semi-conductor with high break-through field intensity, specially silicon carbide.

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

H01L 27/06; H01L 29/24; H01L 29/739

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

H01L 27/06 (2006.01); H01L 29/24 (2006.01); H01L 29/739 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

H01L 29/1608 (2013.01); H01L 27/0629 (2013.01); H01L 29/7392 (2013.01); H01L 29/7395 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 9857374A1

Designated contracting state (EPC)

DE FR

EPO simple patent family

WO 9857374 A1 19981217; EP 0992067 A1 20000412

INPADOC legal status


2002-06-12 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20011201

2000-09-13 [RAP1] TRANSFER OF RIGHTS OF AN EP PUBLISHED APPLICATION

- Owner name: SICED ELECTRONICS DEVELOPMENT GMBH & CO. KG

2000-04-12 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 19991206

2000-04-12 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A1

- Designated State(s): DE FR