This text provides a comprehensive introduction to the entire range of devices and examines their applications, assuming only the minimum mathematical and electronic background. It covers a full year's course in power electronics. Numerous exercises, worked examples and self assessments are included to facilitate self study and distance learning.
D.C. to D.C. choppers
A.C. to D.C. thyristor phase controlled rectifiers
D.C. to A.C. inverters
A.C. to A.C. voltage regulators
D.C. link inverter
Switched-mode power supplies
Power electronic switches