Power Electronics / Edition 1

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Overview

This text, designed for both undergraduates and diploma students, discusses the operational characteristics of various devices in power electronics systems.

This edition has been updated and includes a new chapter on power supplies. The worked examples have also been revised. An analysis of microcomputer applications has been added, as has coverage of control algorithms and case studies from a number of manufacturers. The design and operations of both ac converters and dc systems are reviewed. Numerous examples, exercises, notes and references reinforce the main text.

This book should be of interest to 1st and 2nd year undergraduate and HND students in electrical and electronic engineering.

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This text for first and second year undergraduates begins with a discussion of the operational characteristics of various devices, including power semiconductors, converters, and cycloconverters, and details applications in drives, power supplies new to this second edition, and high voltage DC transmission, with treatment of harmonics and interference, and appendices on three-phase systems and Fourier analysis. The book offers b&w diagrams, problems and answers, worked examples and case studies, and margin notes. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR booknews.com
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780442317782
  • Publisher: Springer US
  • Publication date: 7/15/1987
  • Series: Tutorial Guides in Electronic Engineering Series , #11
  • Edition description: Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 1987
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 166
  • Product dimensions: 10.00 (w) x 7.00 (h) x 0.38 (d)

Table of Contents

Power semiconductors. Converters. DC choppers, inverters and cycloconverters. Applications I - drives. Applications II - harmonics and interference. Power supplies. Appendix 1 Three-phase systems. Appendix 2 Fourier analysis.
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