Course Information

Course Code:
Course Number:
Code Course Name Language Type
ELK 453E Indust.Appl. of Power Electronics I English Elective
Local Credits ECTS Theoretical Tutorial Laboratory
3 6 3 0 0
Course Prerequisites and Class Restriction
Prerequisites ELK 331 MIN DD
or ELK 331E MIN DD
Class Restriction None
Course Description
Static switches, buck, boost, buck-boost, flyback, forward, push-pull, half-bridge and full-bridge DC-DC converters (Switch-Mode Power Supplies – SMPSs). Uninterruptable power supplies (UPS): operational principles, types, battery charging methods and control circuits. Electronic balast. Power electronic circuits at High Voltage DC transmission (HVDC). Power factor correction: Static reactive power compansation, active filters. Electrochemical applications. Power electronic circuits at induction furnaces.