SAN JOSE, California, June 18 /PRNewswire/ --

NXP Semiconductors announces the following TechOnline Webinar:

What: NXP Semiconductors Webinar When: Thursday, June 25, 2009, 11:00am EDT (8:00am PDT, 15:00 GMT) Where: How: Live over the Internet -- Simply log on to the web at the address above.

RF Power amplifiers are often exposed to non-ideal load or severe mismatch conditions. Ruggedness and reliability have always been very important design parameters in the LDMOS technologies brought to market by NXP Semiconductors. This webinar addresses the LDMOS technology design for optimum reliability and ruggedness. Insight will be given in how to create the most rugged and reliable LDMOS technology available in the industry. Various methods to characterize ruggedness will be discussed, backed up by practical examples.

If you are unable to participate during the live webcast, the event will be archived at

NXP is a leading semiconductor company founded by Philips more than 50 years ago. Headquartered in Europe, the company has about 28,000 employees working in more than 30 countries and posted sales of USD 5.4 billion (including the Mobile Personal business) in 2008. NXP creates semiconductors, system solutions and software that deliver better sensory experiences in TVs, set-top boxes, identification applications, mobile phones, cars and a wide range of other electronic devices. News from NXP is located at

Rebecca Samuel, Media Relations, NXP Semiconductors, +1-408-474-8769