Optically-Switched Wide-Bandgap Power Semiconductor Devices and Device-Transition Control

  • S. K. MazumderEmail author
  • A. Mojab
  • H. Riazmontazer
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In this paper, a top-level outline on the work related to optically-switched power semiconductor devices that have been carried out at the University of Illinois, Chicago (UIC) or those in which UIC has been involved has been outlined. In addition, an outline on optical control that affects the switching dynamics of the power semiconductor devices is provided.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Electrical and Computer EngineeringUICChicagoUSA

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