Subject description - BE1M13VSE

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BE1M13VSE Power components in electrical engineering
Roles:PV Extent of teaching:2P+2L
Department:13113 Language of teaching:EN
Guarantors:  Completion:Z,ZK
Lecturers:  Credits:5
Tutors:  Semester:L


Power semiconductor device (diodes, BJTs, thyristors, MOSFETs and IGBTs) and integraed structures (modules). Structures, function, characteristics and parameters, Passive components of powet electronic. Connection of devices in parallel and in series.

Study targets:

A student are well-educated of properties of fundamental electronic devices, their application in power electronic circuits

Course outlines:

1. Power diodes
2. Current controlled devices
3. Voltage controlled devices
4. Thyristor switching devices
5. Fast switching and RF power devices
6. Dewice cooling and encapsulations
7. Passive components -resistors
8. Passive components -capacitors
9. Passive components -inductors and transformers
10. Distributed element circuits
11. Devices with distributed elements
12. Electromechanical devices
13. Device connection in series and in parallel
14. Electromagnetic compatibility in power electronic.

Exercises outline:

1. Safety in laboratories. Instruction about lab. measurements - group 1.
2. Instruction about lab. measurements - group 1.
3. Temperature dependence of power semiconductor devices
4. Power Amplifiers
5. Resistor and capacitors characteristics at HF
6, Semiconductor switch
7. HF coils and transformers
8. Instruction about lab. measurements - group 2.
9. Distributed parameter line
10. HF generator matching .
11 Electronic devices cooling
12. EMC evaluating
13. EMC filters
14. Evaluation of lab. reports. A credit.


Lutz all: Semiconductor Power Dewices: Phisics, Charakteristics, Reliability, Springer 2011


The credit reguirements: seminar presentation, one protokol of labs and the student must obtain minimally 50 % of avaliable points in the tests.


electronic components, manufacturing, power electronic components

Subject is included into these academic programs:

Program Branch Role Recommended semester
MEEEM2_2018 Electrical Power Engineering PV 2
MEEEM1_2018 Electrical Drives PV 2
MEEEM3_2018 Technological Systems PV 2

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