This note covers the following topics: Thyristors, Static V-I
Characteristics of SCR, TRIAC, GTO and IGBT, Turn-On and Turn-OFF Mechanism of SCR,
Bipolar Transistors, Triggering and basics of driver circuits, 1-Phase Half and
Full Wave Controlled Rectifier with various kinds of loads, Midpoint and Bridge
type converters, Inverter Mode of Operation, DC-DC Converters, AC-AC Converters,
Single phase AC Voltage regulators, Single-phase Half and Full bridge Inverter,
Complementary Commutated Inverters.
Author(s): Veer Surendra Sai University Of Technology
note explains the following topics: Power semiconductor devices and commutation
circuits, Single phase and three phase controlled rectifiers, AC voltage
controllers and Cycloconverters, DC – DC converters and Inverters.
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