The PHiVe Consortium is composed of six partners covering all the key competencies and experience needed to achieve the project goals.
Microchip has extensive experience in aircraft power system electrical design, product qualification and manufacturing.
University of Nottingham
Project Technical Lead
The University of Nottingham is a major research university in the UK with the Power Electronics, Machine and Control (PEMC) group leading their involvement in this project.
University of Manchester
Interconnect and High Voltage Specialists
The University of Manchester has a strong background in high voltage aircraft systems. The School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering will lead the interconnector section of this project.
Capacitor Development Experts
The Knowles capacitor division has its R&D centre in the UK who will develop the multilayer ceramic capacitors for this project.
Control and Hardware Development Experts
Tecnalia Industry and Transport division, based in Spain, brings their experience to the control and data bus elements of this project.