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App note: How to select the right thyristor (SCR) for your application

Posted on Sunday, July 15th, 2018 in app notes by DP

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SCR fundamentals discussed in this app note from STMicroelectronics. Link here (PDF)

This document provides some guidelines about how to select the right thyristor, also referred to as “SCR”, according to the different applications. Some very specific cases could require a higher level of expertise to ensure reliable and efficient operation.

 

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