Power Electronics Handbook

Hardcover | September 1, 2017

byMuhammad H. Rashid

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The fully revised and updated expert guide to total power solutions, Power Electronics Handbook, 4th Edition brings together over 100 years combined experience in the specialist areas of power engineering. Designed to provide the best technical and most commercially viable solutions available, this handbook undertakes any or all aspects of a project requiring specialist design, installation, commissioning and maintenance services. Comprising a complete revision throughout and enhanced chapters on Semiconductor Diodes and Transistors and Thyristors, this volume includes renewable resource content useful for the new generation of engineering professionals useful. This market leading reference has new chapters covering Electric Traction Theory and Motors, Electric Traction Theory and Motors and Wide Band Gap WBG Materials and Devices. With this book in hand, engineers will be able to execute design, analysis and evaluation of assigned projects using sound engineering principles and adhering to the business policies and product/program requirements. Includes a list of leading international academic and professional contributors Offers practical concepts and developments for laboratory test plans Includes new technical chapters on Electric Vehicle Charging and Traction Theory and Motors

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The fully revised and updated expert guide to total power solutions, Power Electronics Handbook, 4th Edition brings together over 100 years combined experience in the specialist areas of power engineering. Designed to provide the best technical and most commercially viable solutions available, this handbook undertakes any or all aspect...

Dr. Rashid is an internationally recognized teacher, author, and researcher in Power and Energy. He is a registered professional engineer in Canada, a Fellow of the IEE, and has won the IEEE Outstanding Engineer award. Rashid is also a member of the U.S. engineering accreditation team, ABET.

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Format:HardcoverDimensions:1218 pages, 9.41 × 7.24 × 0.98 inPublished:September 1, 2017Publisher:Butterworth (trade)Language:English

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ISBN - 10:012811407X

ISBN - 13:9780128114070

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Table of Contents

1. Introduction to Power Electronics

Philip T. Krein

Section 1: Power Electronics Devices

2. Semiconductor Diodes and Transistors

Tiago Davi Curi Busarello, M. Godoy Simões and Jose Antenor Pomilio

3. Silicon Controlled Rectifies (Thyristors)

Tanya Gachovska

4. Static Induction Devices

Bogdan M. Wilamowski

5. Wide Band-Gap Materials and Power Semiconductor Devices

Tanya Gachovska and Jerry Hudgins

6. Power Electronic Modules

Enrico Santi, Soheila Eskandari, Bo Tian and Kang Peng

Section 2: Power Conversion

7. Diode Rectifiers

Martin Hoi Lam Chow

8. Single-phase Controlled Rectifiers

Kishore Naik Mude

9. Three-phase Controlled Rectifiers

Muhammad Rashid

10. DC-DC Converters

Dariusz Czarkowski

11. Inverters

Nimrod Vazquez and Joaquin Vaquero

12. Resonant and Soft-switching Converters

Henry Chung and Ron Hui

13. Multilevel Power Converters

Leon M. Tolbert

14. AC-AC Converters

Atif Iqbal

15. High-Frequency Inverters

Sudip Mazumder

16. Multi-Phase Converters

Atif Iqbal

17. Power Factor Correction Circuits

Kouzou Abdellah Sr.

18. Gate Drive Circuitry for Power Converters

Irshad Khan

19. High Frequency Magnetic Circuit Design for Power Electronics

William Gerard Hurley, Maeve Duffy, Jesus Acero, Ziwei Ouyang and Jun Zhang

Section 3: General Applications

20. Solid State Pulsed Power and Capacitor Charging Applications

J. Fernando A. Silva

21. Uninterruptible Power Supplies

Adel Nasiri

22. Power Supplies

Y. M. Lai

23. Electronic Ballasts

J. Marcos Alonso

24. Wireless Power Transfer

Mohammad Etemadrezaei

Section 4: Power Generation and Distribution

25. Energy Sources

Omer C. Onar

26. Photovoltaic System Conversion

Nimrod Vazquez and Jeziel Vázquez Nava

27. Power Electronics for Renewable Energy Sources

Syed Islam, Ahmed Abu Siada and Mubashwar Hasan

28. Wind Turbine Applications

Juan M. Carrasco

29. Electric Power Transmission

Zahrul Faizi bin Hussien

30. HVDC Transmission

Vijay Kumar Sood

31. Flexible AC Transmission Systems

Edson H. Watanabe Sr.

32. Energy Storage

Ho-Cheol Kim

Section 5: Motor Drives

33. Drives Types and Specifications

Yahya Shakweh

34. Motor Drives

Rahman M F

35. Power Electronics for Electric Propulsion

Shailendra Jain and Lalit Sahu

36. Automotive Applications of Power Electronics

Khurram Khan Afridi

37. Fuel Cell Systems for Transportation

Mohammad S. Alam

38. Electric Vehicle Charging - Inductive and capacitive Battery Charging

Chun T. Rim

Section 6: Control

39. Linear and Nonlinear Control of Switching Power Converters

J. Fernando A. Silva and Sonia Ferreira Pinto

40. Fuzzy Logic Applications in Electrical Drives and Power Electronics

Abdul R. Ofoli

41. Artificial Neural Network Applications in Power Electronics and Electrical Drives

Rahman M F

42. Novel AI-Based Soft Computing Applications in Motor Drives

Adel Al-Sharaf and Adel Elgammal

43. DSP-based Control of Variable Speed Drives

Hamid A. Toliyat

44. Predictive Control of Power Converters

Haitham Abu-Rub and Sertac Bayhan

Section 7: Power Quality and EMI Issues

45. Power Quality

Mark Halpin

46. Active Filters

Luis Morán

47. EMI Effects of Power Converters

Andrzej M. Trzynadlowski

48. Power Electronics Standards

Yuri Khersonsky

Section 8: Simulation and Packaging

49. Computer Simulation of Power Electronics and Motor Drives

Michael Giesselmann

50. Advanced Power Electronics Packaging

Douglas C. Hopkins and Haotao Ke

51. Design for Reliability of Power Electronic Systems

Frede Blaabjerg

52. Thermal Modeling and Analysis of Power Electronic Component and Systems

Peter Wilson