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Akira Nakajima

Dr Akira Nakajima PhD

Research Fellow


University of Sheffield

Research summary

My current project is focused on energy conservation and towards this I am working on the development and realization of next-generation power converter systems using novel power semiconductor device technologies, which includes wide band gap Gallium Nitride (GaN) based power devices as well as novel power devices from Silicon, Silicon Carbide (SiC) and Diamond.

Grants awarded

Development of Ultra-high performance Power Integrated Circuit technology using GaN based Polarization Junction device technology

Scheme: Newton International Fellowships

Dates: May 2009 - May 2011

Value: £100,080