This note describes the following topics: Electrical Energy
Conversion by Converters, The lost History of the Transistor, Future Electronic
Power Distribution Systems, Basic Strategies in Power Electronics, Power
Devices, Mechanical Design and Cooling Techniques, DC-DC - Converters,
Line-Commutated Topologies, Voltage Source Inverters, Active Compensation
Filter, Interactions between Electrical Machine and Power Electronics,
Multilevel Inverters, Matrix Inverters, Current Source Inverters, Z-Source
Inverters, Resonance Converters, Cellurar IGCT Circuit and MTPA-Control.
Author(s): Prof. Dr.-Ing. Ralph Kennel and Mohamed
This note explains the
following topics: Modeling and Simulation, HVDC Transmission, AC Transmission
Applications, Reactive Compensation for Power Flow Control, Shunt Compensation,
Control and Harmonic Interactions, Distribution Applications, Power and Voltage
Quality, Static Series Compensators for Voltage Sag Correction, Fault Current
Limiters, Distributed Generation and Storage.