NREL team shows wafer cost of gallium oxide can be >3× lower compared to SiC; 2x lower cost for power electronics
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FEBRUARY 19, 2019
A team from the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) has shown by modeling that the wafer cost of an emerging Ga 2 O 3 wide bandgap semiconductor can be more than 3-times lower compared to SiC. quads of energy savings, sufficient to power a third of all homes in the USA.