About the RAP Sessions
The APEC 2021 RAP Sessions feature several exciting and contentious topics. RAP Sessions allow for exciting dialogue among attendees and presenters and will be presented live during the virtual conference. See below for a list of sessions and topics.
Following is the list of RAP Sessions at APEC 2021*:
Session 1: Distributed vs. centralized control for micro-grid and nano-grid
Session chair: Alix Paultre, Evaluation Engineering
Vipin Bothra, ST Microelectronics
Madhav Manjrekar, University of North Carolina
Ali Husain, ON Semiconductor
Raghavan Nagarajan, Wind and Transmission & Distribution, Infineon
John Lannan, Energy Group, Analog Devices
Matt Baker, Microgrids and Critical Power, Typhoon HIL
Session 2: Does high level of integration make power converters more reliable or not?
Session chair: Indumini Ranmuthu, Texas Instruments
Robert Pillawa, University of Berkley
Madhu Chinthavali, Oakridge National Labs
Sandeep Bahl, Texas Instruments
Huai Wang, Aalborg University
Babak Fahimi, University of Texas Dallas
Francesco Carobolante, IoTissimo
Session 3: Where does the expertise for the next generation of magnetics come from? The Magnetics companies or the engineer designing the power supply?
Session chair: Eric Persson, Infineon
Paul Yeaman, Applications Engineering, Vicor
Dan Jitaru, Rompower
Jim Marinos, Payton Magnetics
Charlie Sullivan, Dartmouth University
Kevin Enser, Renco Electronics
*Program content, speakers, and times subject to change.