Discrete and Integrated Power Electronics (ILV)

Specialization AreaEmbedded Systems
Course numberM2.05282.32.571
Course codeDisIntPE
Semester of degree program Semester 3
Mode of delivery Presencecourse
ECTS credits3,0
Language of instruction English

The students understand and are able to employ the basic concepts of power electronic converters (DC-DC, DC-AC) and their applications.
They know how to design contemporary analog and digital driving and control circuits and concepts necessary to operate modern power semiconductors, such as MOSFETS and IGBTs at elevated switching frequencies with high efficiency while complying to safety and EMC regulations.

- Power Electronics overview
- PWM Half Bridge - basic operation, theory & modeling
- Control concepts - voltage & current mode, stability of PWM circuits
- Power Electronic devices - Diode, MOSFET, IGBT, integrated drivers & controllers, Smart Power
- Basic converter circuits - Buck, Boost, Buck-Boost, Rectifier, Inverter
- Design of magnetic elements - coils, transformers, filters (EMC)
- Isolated converter circuits & gate drivers

"Fundamentals of Power Electronics", R. W. Erickson & D. Maksimovic, University of Colorado, Boulder
"Electrical Power Systems Quality", Surya Santoso, H. Wayne Beaty, Roger C. Dugan, Mark F. McGranaghan, McGraw-Hill, 2002