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Renesas VP

Renesas VP is a site for carrying out simulation of IGBT and MOSFET operation.
It will help you to find the optimal devices for your project, and speed up the evaluation process.
We hope you find it useful.

Online Simulator Reduces Design Burden

Perform simple operation check and reduce development costs and TAT prior to evaluating real board

 With Renesas VP, You Can...


  • Analyze operation waveforms and power efficiency of power factor correction (PFC) and inverter circuits, and check junction temperature.

    ⇒ Application Designer

  • Check the electrical characteristics of IGBTs and MOSFETs under conditions you specify in the same kinds of graphs as those found in datasheets.

    ⇒ Active Datasheet

Recommended for...

  • Finding the best IGBT for a given topology
  • Checking operation waveforms and power efficiency under specific conditions
  • Furthering understanding of operating principles of various topologies
  • Renesas VP

    Watch this video for an overview

    Video: Overview of Renesas VP (2:36 min)

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Recommended browsers for Renesas VP:
Internet Explorer 10.0 or later, or the latest version of Firefox or Google Chrome

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A My Renesas ID is required for using Renesas VP. Sign up for free from the link below.


Efficiency is Critical to Power Applications.Find the Optimal Devices Through Simulation!

Application Designer


Applicable Devices: IGBT

With the Renesas VP Application Designer, you can analyze operation waveforms and loss characteristics of typical IGBT applications — power factor correction (PFC) and inverter circuits — and also check junction temperature. You can easily find the best IGBT for you application.

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Recommended browsers for Renesas VP:
Internet Explorer 10.0 or later, or the latest version of Firefox or Google Chrome

With Application Designer, You Can...

  • Select optimal devices for your application's power supply operation
  • Analyze switching operation waveforms of various topologies
  • Analyze power efficiency and download data in CSV format
  • Carry out offline simulation by downloading the Renesas VP simulator and circuit files
  • Download simulation results in PDF format

Supported Topologies: PFC, Full Bridge, Half Bridge, Three Phase Inverter (Coming soon)
*Data obtained from simulation are reference values based on SPICE models. The values are not guaranteed.


Check Electrical Characteristics Under Conditions You Specify, in an Active Datasheet!

Active Datasheet


Applicable Devices: IGBT & MOSFET

With the Renesas VP Active Datasheet you can check electrical characteristics under conditions you specify in the same kinds of graphs as those found in datasheets. You can also easily download SPICE models for these devices.

Login to Renesas VP >>

Recommended browsers for Renesas VP:
Internet Explorer 10.0 or later, or the latest version of Firefox or Google Chrome

With Active Datasheet, You Can...

  • Check IGBT and power MOSFET electrical characteristics
  • Download SPICE models
  • Simulate permissible current of IGBTs at different switching frequencies
  • Download simulation results in PDF format

*Data obtained from simulation are reference values based on SPICE models. The values are not guaranteed.

 

 


To use Renesas VP, please create a My Renesas ID

 

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Notes

 

  • Renesas VP stands for "Renesas Virtual Power Lab" and is a site for carrying out simulation of IGBT and MOSFET operation. A My Renesas account is required in order to use Renesas VP.
  • Simulated graphs are shown in a viewer with common functions that allow you to scale, move and read a value by its marker.
  • The circuits used in this simulator are examples only. They are not intended to represent examples of optimal connection.
  • Simulation results are not intended to be a guarantee of operation with real devices and conditions used by the user. Please check compatibility with your usage conditions before using the simulator.
  • Renesas assumes no responsibility for any damage resulting from using this simulator.
  • This simulator may change without prior notice.
  • This simulator is designed to be used in a Microsoft Windows environment in Internet Explorer 10.0 or later or the latest version of Firefox or Google Chrome. However, this is not an absolute guarantee of correct display and operation of all pages in such environments.
  • Please confirm the latest product status on the Renesas website.
  • If you have any questions about how to use this tool, please contact technical support.
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