code EE725
credit_hours 3
title Advanced Power Electronics
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prequisites None
credit hours 3
Description/Outcomes Review for recent power electronic devices, Practical considerations for gate drive signals, New trends in converter topology, Applications of power electronics: Electric machine drives, utilities and power systems.
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objectives The student should be able to: Study the new trends in Power electronic devices and circuits. Simulate and analyze different types of power electronic converters. Understand recent applications of power electronics.
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ref. books M. H. Rashid, "Power Electronics Circuits, Devices and Applications," Prentice Hall, 2004. N. Mohan, T. Undeland and W. Robbins, "Power Electronic Converters: Applications and Design", Wiley, 2003. F.L. Luo, H. Ye and M. Rashid, "Digital Power Electronics and Applications", Elsevier, 2005.
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Course Content
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1 High Power Devices.
2 Control Techniques For Power Converters.
3 Multi Pluses Rectifier and Active Rectifies.
4 PWM AC Voltage Controllers.
5 Matrix Converters.
6 Voltage Source Inverters (Modulation Techniques).
7 Current Source Inverters.
8 Z-source inverter.
9 Multilevel Inverters.
10 Power Supplies (1) (UPS and linear supplies).
11 Power Supplies (2) (Switched mode power supply and Battery charger).
12 Resonant and Soft-Switching Converters (1).
13 Resonant and Soft-Switching Converters (2).
14 Application (Power Factor Improvement, quality improvement).
15 Gate Drive Circuits and Switching-aid Circuits with Energy Recovery (turn-on and turn off snubber circuits).
16 Final Exam.