Course Details

Course details of EE6203
Course NoEE6203
Course TitlePower Electronic System Design
Course ContentDevices, gate drive and protection: Power diode, power MOSFET, IGBT, SiC and GaN based devices, MOSFET/IGBT gate drive requirements and design, gate drive ICs, snubbers, Vce protection, PCB layout measures. Passives for Power Electronic Applications: Basics of MMF, flux, reluctance and B-H curves, inductor design, transformer design, magnetic materials, fringing, magnetic losses, capacitor types and selection, resistors for power electronic applications. Heatsink Selection for Power Electronic Converters: Device power losses, dynamic and steady state circuit model for heatsink, cooling fan selection, thermal protections. EMI/EMC: Basics of Common Mode (CM) and Differential Mode (DM), origin of common mode voltage and conducted EMI currents in power electronics, high frequency EMI circuit model, standards, basics of EMI filter design. Design of a few example applications.
Course Offered this semesterYes
Faculty NameDr. Arun Karuppaswamy