Exclusive Tour of Hitachi Semiconductors in Lenzburg on April 26th, 2024

Hitachi Energy boasts one of the most diverse power semiconductor portfolios in the industry, ranging from GTOs, IGBTs, IGCTs, Thyristors, to Diodes, catering to power ranges from 150 A up to 13500 A and voltages from 200 V up to 8500 V. Witness how their semiconductors are integral to powering e-vehicles, trains, ensuring efficient power generation, and reliable wind turbines.

In Lenzburg, Hitachi Energy operates four fabs, manufacturing everything from BiMOS (IGBT, MOSFET) Si and SiC Chips to power modules for transmission & distribution, industrial, traction, and e-mobility.

๐Ÿ“… Date: 26th April
๐Ÿ“ Location: Lenzburg
๐Ÿšจ Reserved for IEEE members
๐Ÿ‘ฅ Free (including train tickets !)

๐Ÿค In collaboration with IEEE ETHZ Student Branch
๐ŸŽŸ๏ธ 20 spots reserved for EPFL members, based on first-come-first-served policy
๐Ÿ” English-guided tour

14:00 – 14:10 Welcome and Safety
14:10 – 14:45 Introduction of Hitachi Energy
14:45 – 15:45 Factory Tour
15:45 Closing and Apero

Details of the journey and meeting points will be provided to registered attendees. However, anticipate a train departure around 11am from Lausanne and return around 7pm. A picnic lunch will be provided.

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