Welcome to the 6th IEEE Workshop on Wide Bandgap Power Devices and Applications (WiPDA 2018)

October 31 – November 2, 2018

Georgia Tech Hotel and Conference Center, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA USA

 

Abstract submission is now open. Please visit here.

 

The IEEE Workshop on Wide Bandgap Power Devices & Applications (WiPDA) provides a forum for device scientists, circuit designers, & application engineers from the Power Electronics & Electron Devices Societies to share technology updates, research findings, experience & potential applications.

Topics of interest

  • Heteroepitaxial & Bulk Materials Growth
  • Gate Dielectrics & Surface Passivation
  • Device Structures & Fabrication Techniques
  • Device Characterization & Modeling
  • Very-High Efficiency Or Compact Converters
  • Safe Operating Areas Of Wide Bandgap Devices, Including Short Circuit, Spike, &Transient Tolerance
  • Harsh Environment (High Temperature) Operation & Reliability
  • Packaging Power Modules & ICs
  • Hard-Switched & Soft-Switched Application Analysis
  • Gate Drive & Other Auxiliary Circuits
  • High-Performance Passive Components
  • Applications in Renewable Energy & Energy Storage, Transportation, Industrial Drives, & Grid Power Systems
  • Wide Band Gap System Design Philosophies & Strategies

Key Dates:

  • Two-page Abstract Deadline: June 16, 2018
  • Notification of acceptance: July 28, 2018
  • Tutorial Abstract Submission: June 29, 2018
  • Tutorial Notification Of Acceptance: July 27, 2018
  • Final Paper Submission: August 24, 2018
  • Tutorials Presentation Date: October 31, 2018
  • Tech. & Dialogue Sessions: November 1–2, 2018