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Rensselaer Catalog 2007-2008 
Rensselaer Catalog 2007-2008 [Archived Catalog]

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EPOW 6090 - Advanced Power Electronics Laboratory

A laboratory-based examination of rectifiers, DC/DC converters, resonant converters and inverters, focusing on the interactions among the semiconductor switches and the filter elements of the converter. Control circuits for the semiconductor switches are designed and implemented. Laboratory exercises consist of simulation and physical measurements. Transient performance of various converters is also examined. A student-initiated project dealing with some aspect of power electronics is required.

Prerequisites/Corequisites: Prerequisite: EPOW 4080 or permission of instructor.

When Offered: Spring term, even-numbered years.

Credit Hours: 3

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