Sanken Electric is a leading global supplier of analog IC products. In the USA, Sanken products are sold through its subsidiary, Allegro MicroSystems. Sanken designs and manufactures power management and motor control ICs, as well as high quality diodes and discrete components. Applications for Sanken products include: inverter motor controllers, automotive engine and ancillary system controllers, consumer and telecommunication power supplies, and medical and military equipment power management. Sanken products are particularly suited for high-efficiency products under green energy initiatives, such as variable-speed motors, solar panels, hybrid car engines, and Energy Star home appliances.