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Thermal Management Crossword Puzzle

Posted on 16 May 2019

  Thermal management is one the most important considerations to be taken into account during the design stage of power electronics systems. As engineers strive to reduce the size of components and modules, the issue of dealing with unwanted heat becomes ever more challenging. Failure to deal with heat dissipation properly can ultimately lead to device failure. [...]

IGBT Crossword Puzzle

Posted on 19 March 2019

  Insulated gate bipolar transistors (IGBTs) are extremely important electronic devices. Primarily used as switches, IGBTs are characterized by their high efficiency and fast switching ability. The crossword puzzle below provides a test on some of the basic properties of IGBTs. The puzzle should not be too difficult for those familiar with IGBTs, but the [...]

Electronic Power Control - Power Electronics Manual

Electronic Power Control

Posted on 15 July 2019

  Power electronics plays an important role in daily life. The wide variety of electrical devices that we now take for granted – computers, mobile phones and portable multimedia – use power electronics, but its influence is hardly noticed. The textbook Electronic Power Control enables both students and professionals to study power electronics in depth. [...]