Induction Technology induction elements use electricity to produce a magnetic field that reacts with the iron in metal cookware including cast iron and magnetic stainless steel pans - and transfers the heat to the cookware. Sophisticated Styling. Stainless metallic models have a reflective metallic finish that captures light and colors inside the kitchen. 3,700-Watt, 11" Element. The most powerful induction element in the industry, provides instantaneous heat across 19 different cooking settings. Digital Controls embedded in the cooktop offer added style and convenience. Digital Pan Sensing Technology detects the presence of cookware with magnetic properties, a requirement for induction cooking. Pan Size Sensor automatically adjusts the heating element to the size of the pan.