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Bipolar Power MOSFETS TRIACS SICs - Development in Power Semiconductors

Lecture

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Join us to hear Ed Huang, WeEn Semi Conductors, discuss developments in Power Semiconductors.

Date and Time

25 October 2018 - 19:15-21:00

Location

Stockport, United Kingdom - icon_popup  (See map)

Organiser

Organised by the UK - NW:Manchester local network. Contact tts-mtg@gmx.co.uk for more information.


About this event

The presentation will cover the following topics:

-         Semiconductor technology develops at a tremendous pace, driving the IT revolution;
-         Power Semiconductors is generally not at the forefront of using the finest technology (sub-micron, UV line widths, etc.), hence a “poor relation”.
-         It is also the “trouble maker” in the family (as a poor relation often does), in causing huge amount of heat dissipation.
-         Yet it is one of the few areas in semiconductors where “physics” is still the driving force for innovation, therefore interesting to work in.
-         Some examples of the driving forces for innovation in Power Semiconductors – size and weight of appliance (related to heatsinking), Environment..
-         Some examples of projects WeEn Semiconductors are currently working on.
-         New technologies such as SiC and GaN

Programme

18:45 to 19:15 - Light refreshments
19:15 to 20:30 - Lecture
20:30 to 21:00 - Questions and Answers
21:00 - Event closes

Reasons to attend

Update on the latest developments in power semiconductors.

Continuing Professional Development

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Additional information

Non members are most welcome.

Registration information

No pre-registration required.

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