Course Information

EL6603 Power Electronics

Credits: 3.00

The course centers on principles of thyristor devices, GTOs, MOSFETs, IGBTs; dynamic characteristics of DC/DC converters; forced commutation circuits; switched-mode power supplies; full- wave and half-wave rectifiers; phase controlled converters; effect of the load characteristics; pulse-width modulated inverters.

Prerequisites: Graduate status and EE 3824 or equivalent.