Welcome to the 9th IEEE Workshop on Wide Bandgap Power Devices and Applications (WiPDA 2022)

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
  • Gate Drive & Other Auxiliary Circuits
  • High-Performance Passive Components
  • Hard-Switched & Soft-Switched Application Analysis
  • Applications in Renewable Energy & Energy Storage, Transportation, Industrial Drives, Grid Power Systems, Space and Aerospace
  • Wide Bandgap System Design Philosophies & Strategies
  • Radio Frequency (RF) GaN
  • Technology Roadmap of Wide Bandgap Including Devices, Applications and Packaging

Key Dates

  • June 10th, 2022: One-page (or two-page) abstract submission deadline
  • July 22nd, 2022: Notification of the acceptance
  • September 16th, 2022: Final paper submission deadline for workshop proceedings

Participation Opportunities

  • Tutorials: Will be offered on November 7th by experts in the field of WBG device, applications and systems
  • Keynote Sessions: Held on November 8th, the sessions bring together leading experts and executives to provide their visions of WBG opportunities
  • Panel Discussions: Leading experts on GaN and SiC will examine key technology and market topics during the panel discussions
  • Exhibitions and Sponsors: Exhibitor and corporate sponsorship opportunities are available