08 Jul '13, 6am

UK launches Centre for Power Electronics: Thanks to ?18million in funding from the Engineering and Physical Sc...

UK launches Centre for Power Electronics: Thanks to ?18million in funding from the Engineering and Physical Sc...

Thanks to ?18million in funding from the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council, the UK has launched a Centre for Power Electronics. The Virtual Centre will be the largest in the world and will aim to be an international forum for power electronics. It will focus on fundamental power electronics and support a host of application areas over the medium- to long-term. Among the areas that the centre will aim to address are: - Increasing power density. - Increasing robustness. - Lowering electromagnetic interference. - Higher levels of integration. - Lower lifetime costs. - Increasing power conversion efficiency. The Centre for Power Electronics will see 10 universities benefit from research funding: Bristol; Cambridge; Greenwich; Imperial; Manchester; Newcastle; Nottingham; Sheffield; Strathclyde; and Warwick. There will be five linked grants. One will be funding ...

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