IXYS Announces the Launch of Multiple New Energy Efficient High Reliability Technologies at the PCIM Show in Germany on May 14-16, 2013

PCIM Europe 2013

BIEL, Switzerland--()--IXYS Corporation (NASDAQ: IXYS), a leader in power semiconductors and integrated circuit technologies for energy efficient products announced its intention to showcase a variety of its new developments at the Power Conversion Intelligent Motion (PCIM) exhibition in Nuremberg, Germany between the 14th and the 16th of May 2013.

The PCIM Show in Germany is well established as the premier meeting place for the global power electronic and power semiconductor industries and IXYS is taking the opportunity to present its latest developments in silicon technology as well as its packaging innovations.

IXYS’ newest products include a 650V discrete Trench IGBT with record switching efficiencies, highest reliability IGBT module packages in half bridge topology up to 1400A per switch, automotive qualified integrated circuits for driving MOSFET and IGBT, MEGAPOWER large area alloyed phase control thyristors and innovations in packaging such as the COMPACK bipolar module which can reduce the weight of high power systems greater than 50%.

Supporting the above selection of products on show at the IXYS stand will be reference designs including IXYS’ MCU by ZILOG, isolated gate drivers and MOSFET and IGBT and other examples of IXYS’ new “WORLD OF IXYS” strategy.

To book an appointment on the stand to review the latest IXYS product releases contact your local IXYS sales representative. Alternatively you can ask “Tell me more about the WORLD of IXYS?” at the IXYS stand to win a free IXYS Powerbar in Hall 9, Stand 303 in the Nuremburg Messe, Nuremburg Germany between the 14th and 16th of May.

For more information on IXYS products please refer to www.ixys.com or contact your local sales representative.

For further information on the PCIM Exhibition please refer to the link http://www.mesago.de/en/PCIM/home.htm

About IXYS Corporation

Since its founding, IXYS Corporation has been developing power semiconductors and mixed signal ICs to improve power conversion efficiency, generate solar and wind power and provide efficient motor control for industrial applications. IXYS and its subsidiary companies offer a diversified product base that addresses worldwide needs for power control in the growing cleantech industries, renewable energy markets, telecommunications, medical devices, transportation applications, flexible displays and RF power.

Safe Harbor Statement

Any statements contained in this press release that are not statements of historical fact, including the benefits, efficiency, performance, features and suitability of products for various applications, may be deemed to be forward-looking statements. There are a number of important factors that could cause the results of IXYS to differ materially from those indicated by these forward-looking statements, including, among others, risks detailed from time to time in the Company's SEC reports, including its Form 10-Q for the quarter ended December 31, 2012. The Company undertakes no obligation to publicly release the results of any revisions to these forward-looking statements.

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IXYS Corporation
Bradley Green, +44 (0) 1249 455585
b.green@ixys.ch

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IXYS Corporation
Bradley Green, +44 (0) 1249 455585
b.green@ixys.ch