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Title: Capacitor assembly and related method of forming

A capacitor assembly is disclosed. The capacitor assembly includes a housing. The capacitor assembly further includes a plurality of capacitors disposed within the housing. Furthermore, the capacitor assembly includes a thermally conductive article disposed about at least a portion of a capacitor body of the capacitors, and in thermal contact with the capacitor body. Moreover, the capacitor assembly also includes a heat sink disposed within the housing and in thermal contact with at least a portion of the housing and the thermally conductive article such that the heat sink is configured to remove heat from the capacitor in a radial direction of the capacitor assembly. Further, a method of forming the capacitor assembly is also presented.
Inventors:
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Issue Date:
OSTI Identifier:
1414406
Assignee:
General Electric Company (Niskayuna, NY) DOEEE
Patent Number(s):
9,847,174
Application Number:
14/964,120
Contract Number:
EE0006433
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 2015 Dec 09
Research Org:
General Electric Company, Niskayuna, NY (United States)
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
42 ENGINEERING

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