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Greater Kansas City Virtual Event - December 2, 2020

Join the Greater Kansas City AFCOM Chapter Webinar

The Greater Kansas City AFCOM Chapter is pleased to be hosting a FREE webinar

The Greater Kansas City AFCOM chapter is delighted to partner with Anthony Pinkey, National Accounts Manager with Mitsubishi Electric Power Products, to expand on this question:

What single material used in power electronics will improve the following? 

  • Efficiency
  • Size
  • Heat dissipation
  • Data centers utility expenses
  • And more!

Join us Wednesday, December 2, 2020
What: 1-hour webinar “The Silicon Carbide Revolution”
Where: Zoom 
When: 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM CST

Anthony Pinkey presents “The Silicon Carbide Revolution” an hour-long webinar exploring: 

  • Scope of the Revolution
  • What is electricity?
  • How IGBTs have changed UPS technology over the last 25 years
  • How IGBTs work and why Silicon Carbide (SiC) is better than Silicon (Si)
  • Examples of industry segments using SiC
  • Benefits of Silicon-Carbide in UPS systems 
  • 99% efficiency
  • 50% reduction in heat rejection
  • 35% smaller footprint 

This event is free and open to AFCOM members and the general public, but registration is required to receive the link to join the meeting. 
Please login or create a free AFCOM account and click on the "Register Myself" button on the event to register.

Please register no later than 10 AM CST on December 2 in order to receive the link to join the meeting.

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12/2/2020 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Virtual Meeting UNITED STATES