Tomás Palacios' Group @ MIT

Advanced Semiconductor Materials and Devices

Device makes power conversion more efficient


December 7, 2017

Power electronics, which do things like modify voltages or convert between direct and alternating current, are everywhere. They’re in the power bricks we use to charge our portable devices; they’re in the battery packs of electric cars; and they’re in the power grid itself, where they mediate between high-voltage transmission lines and the lower voltages of household electrical sockets. Read More