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Published on 12 October 2020


Yes, we GaN! Power Electronics Workshop

Monday, October 12, 2020 | 09:00 - 12:30

Theme

Wide-bandgap semiconductors are changing the power electronics landscape. With a focus on GaN power transistors, this workshop will review the various device architectures of the main GaN products that are hitting the market. The point of view of device manufacturers, automotive end-users and technology researchers will help you assess the current state of the art of GaN, its challenges, and its promise.


Target Audience

Industrials

  • Power electronics circuit and system designers
  • Executive level, strategic/product marketing, R&D engineers


Academia

  • Experts in power electronics 



General Chair: Martin Gallezot, CEA-Leti



08.30


Registration & Welcome Coffee


09.00


​WBG semiconductor benchmark – GaN vs. SiC

  • Speaker to be confirmed, CPES – Center for Power Electronic Systems


09.30



20 years of power electronics process development – CEA-Leti's track record

  • Speaker to be confirmed, head of the power electronic component lab, CEA-Leti

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10.00


​Transforming the world with smaller, lower cost, more efficient power electronics

  • Speaker to be confirmedGaN Systems 

10.30

Coffee Break & Tabletop System-Level Demonstrators


11.00


GaN market forecast and trends

  • Speaker to be confirmed, Market Research company to be confirmed


11:30


Smart Power devices based on GaN 

  • Speaker to be confirmed, ST


12.00


Automotive applications of WBG semiconductors

  • Serge Loudot, Renault


12.30


Closing Session & Discussion