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North Carolina wins a $140-million Manufacturing Innovation Institute to develop wide-band semiconductors for power electronics.


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North Carolina wins a $140-million Manufacturing Innovation Institute to develop wide-band semiconductors for power electronics.

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Latest: Business Report: North Carolina – Next Generation Power Electronics Hub - North Carolina wins a $140-million Manufacturing Innovation Institute to develop wide-band semiconductors for power electronics.

Business Report: North Carolina – Next Generation Power Electronics Hub

North Carolina wins a $140-million Manufacturing Innovation Institute to develop wide-band semiconductors for power electronics.

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