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Maximize System Performance with Silicon Carbide EV On-Board Chargers

Join us for session 1 of 4 in Richardson RFPD's "Walk Around the Block" 20 minute webinar series, EV Fast Charging Design Topics, addressing design challenges and trending topics relative to power electronics applications.

Date: September 22, 2020
Time: 2 PM EDT (11 AM PDT / 8:00 PM CEST)
Duration: 1 hour
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Today's requirements for electric vehicle (EV) on-board charger (OBC) efficiency, size and cost are becoming increasingly demanding. This presentation will serve as an overview of the benefits of Wolfspeed silicon carbide in modern OBCs that can maximize efficiency and power density while minimizing system cost.

Key Takeaways

  • Understand the benefits of Wolfspeed silicon carbide MOSFETs and diodes for electric vehicle on-board charging
  • Compare unidirectional and bidirectional on-board charging system design trends, regional requirements, and cost comparisons
  • Learn why is silicon carbide has the power to accelerate the adoption of electric vehicles


Jack Lamar, Automotive Marketing Manager for Discrete Power Products, Wolfspeed

Jack brings years of automotive experience from leading semiconductor companies. He is responsible for helping today's electric vehicle manufacturers realize the benefits of Wolfspeed SiC discrete devices as they seek to maximize their system performance. Jack has specific marketing focus in on-board chargers, automotive DC/DC converters, and discrete-based drivetrain systems.