EE 229 : Power Electronics
Course Code EE 229
Course Name Power Electronics
Offered to UG/PG
Pre-requisites NIL
Lecture 2
Tutorial 1
Practical 0
Credit 6
Reference 1. John Kassakian, Martin F. Schlecht, George C. Verghese, Principles Of Power Electronics, Pearson Education, 2010.
2. Robert.W. Erickson and Dragan Maksimovic, Fundamentals Of Power Electronics, Springer, 2001, Second Edition.
Reference books:
a. N. Mohan, T. M. Undeland, and W. P. Robbins, Power Electronics: Converters, Applications, and Design, John Wiley & Sons Inc. 2012, third edition
b. Joseph Vithayathil, Power Electronics Principles and Applications, Tata McGraw-Hill, 2010, First Ed.
c. P.C. Sen, Principles of Electric Machines and Power Electronics, Second Edition, John Wiley & Sons-1996.
d. M.H. Rashid, Power Electronics Circuits, Devices and Applications, Third Edition, Prentice-Hall of India Private Limited, New Delhi-2004.
Description Introduction to switched circuits, Non- sinusoidal steady state, Operating characteristics of power semi-conductor devices: Diodes, Thyristor, MOSFET, IGBT, Safe Operating Area, Switch realization using semiconductor devices. DC/DC converters: Buck, Boost, Buck-Boost, ?uk converter, Choppers for Motor drive applications, H-bridge converter, Isolated DC/DC converters: Forward converter, Flyback converters AC/DC converters: Single phase uncontrolled rectifiers, 3- phase diode rectifiers, Line- commutated controlled rectifiers using thyristors, PWM rectifiers. DC/AC converters: Voltage source inverters,Single phase inverters in square wave modulation and PWM operation, 3-phase bridges, PWM operation. Introduction to AC/AC converters. Ancillary issues: Gate driver circuits, Snubber circuits and commutation circuits, Thermal aspects and heat sinks. Non- ideal components: capacitors, inductors and magnetic circuits for Power electronic applications