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FREEDM Technical Webinar January 2020

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January 24 | 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

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Presenters: Sourish Sankar Sinha and Prof. Douglas C. Hopkins, NC State University

Title: ParaPower: Leveraging Finite Difference Simulator for Quick Thermal Design

Presented is an introduction to ParaPower, a new open-source FDA simulator from the Army Research Lab. The tool is demonstrated on a solid-state circuit breaker under transient fault conditions and compared to COMSOL. A quick temperature and stress analysis for different environmental conditions (heat coefficient and ambient temperature) and materials suitability will be carried out to refine the design.

This event will be live-streamed on the NC State ECE YouTube channel

This program runs for 45 minutes, with 15 minutes provided for Q&A. Total running time is one hour.





January 24

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM