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The Energy Department on July 30 announced up to $10 million in funding available to establish one or more graduate-level training programs at colleges and universities for engineers in power electronics. The five-year traineeships program will be implemented beginning in the fall 2016 school year and are concentrated on advanced power electronic equipment engineering, design, and manufacturing.
The training curriculum in power electronics—which control or convert electrical energy into usable power—will include cutting-edge wide bandgap semiconductors that can operate at …read more
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