PowerAmerica Monthly Technical Webinar: The BaSiC Topology

PowerAmerica’s Monthly Technical Webinar Series returns in September!

“The BaSiC Topology: A New Technique to Improve Short Circuit Capability of SiC and GaN Power Devices”

Presented by Dr. Jay Baliga, Progress Energy Distinguished University Professor at NC State University, and Ajit Kanale, Doctoral Graduate Student at NC State University.

This event is free for members and non-members. To receive call-in details, sign up for our mailing list.

Manufacturing Day 2020 – Virtual Factory Tour Edition

Join us on Friday, Oct. 2, 2020, as we celebrate National Manufacturing Day with virtual tours and conversations about cleantech and clean energy manufacturing. PowerAmerica Executive Director Victor Veliadis will moderate a panel discussion, PowerAmerica member Atom Power will serve as a panel participant, and PowerAmerica affiliate organization the Freedm Systems Center at NC State University will give a tour of their lab facilities.
Here is the event description from event host Research Triangle Cleantech Cluster:
North Carolina is home to many organizations leading the development and production of technologies which are transforming the energy industry. For example, NC State University’s FREEDM Systems Center leverages its high bay laboratory and other unique facilities to help researchers and industry partners develop and test new products while PowerSecure’s campus in Durham, NC is leveraged to design, manufacture, test and deploy state-of-the-art microgrids.
Participants will have the option to join a breakout room for a virtual tour of FREEDM Systems Center or PowerSecure’s campus in Durham followed by a brief panel discussing the unique strengths and opportunities of clean energy and cleantech manufacturing in NC.
Agenda:
  • 10:00 – 10:10 Welcome and Introductions
  • 10:10 – 10:30 Virtual Tour Breakout (participants will select breakout preference)
  • 10:30 – 11:15 Panel Discussion: Strengths & Opportunities of Clean Energy & Cleantech Manufacturing in NC.

PowerAmerica Monthly Technical Webinar w/ Subhashish Bhattacharya, NC State University

Topic to be announced.

Presented by Dr. Subhashish Bhattacharya, professor at N.C. State University.

This event is free for members and non-members. To receive call-in details, sign up for our mailing list.

PowerAmerica Virtual Wide Bandgap Short Course

PowerAmerica will host its annual wide bandgap short course virtually this year. This two day online course will enable SiC and GaN power electronics professionals to incorporate this technology into products and systems and fully utilize its benefits. Registration details forthcoming.