IEEE Workshop on Wide Bandgap Power Devices and Applications in Asia (WiPDA-Asia) 2020

Icho Kaikan, Osaka University
May 25-27, 2020 ∣ Osaka, Japan

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Conference Information

The Workshop on Wide Bandgap Power Devices and Applications in Asia (WiPDA-Asia) is sponsored by IEEE Power Electronic Society, providing a forum for device scientists, circuit designers, and application engineers to share technology updates, research findings, development experience, and application knowledge.

Participation Opportunity

  • Tutorials: Tutorials covering both device and application topics will be offered on May 25th, 2020.
  • Keynote Sessions: Keynote sessions will be held on May 26th-27th, 2020, in which leading experts from academia, industry, and research institutes will share their insights on technology developments and future trends.
  • Technical Paper Session: Both oral and poster technical papers will be presented to share the updated research results during May 26th-27th, 2020.
  • Call for Exhibitions: A number of booths will be available for exhibition.
  • Main Topic

    Topics of interest include, but are not limited to:

  • Heteroepitaxial and bulk materials growth
  • Gate dielectrics and surface passivation
  • Device structures and fabrication techniques
  • Device characterization and modeling
  • Very high efficiency and compact converters
  • SOAs including short-circuit, spike, and transient tolerance
  • Harsh environment (e.g. high temperature) operation and reliability
  • Packaging, power modules, and ICs
  • Hard-switched and soft-switched applications
  • Common-mode and EMI management
  • Gate drive and other auxiliary circuits
  • High-performance passive components
  • Applications in renewable energy and storage, transportation, industrial drives, and grid power
  • Important Dates

  • Two Page Abstract: Feb. 15, 2020
  • Notification of Acceptance: Mar. 15, 2020
  • Tutorial Proposal: Feb. 15, 2020
  • Tutorial Notification: Mar. 15, 2020
  • Final Paper Submission: April 30, 2020