18-882K: Special Topics in Energy Systems: Power Electronics
This course is aimed at developing Power Electronics expertise in Masters-level students to develop knowledge and skills necessary for the formation of a power electronics engineer. Considerations of static and dynamic characteristics of power semiconductor devices including thermal management are followed by the analysis and design of principal types of power converters. Key applications are also considered so that the course provides a broad knowledge and skills in the field of power electronics in wide ranging applications. Assessment is based on assignments and examinations.
In Fall 2019 this course is broadcast from the CMU-Africa campus. ECE Pittsburgh students attend classes synchronously with students in Rwanda.
Last Modified: 2019-04-30 10:36AM
- Fall 2019
- Fall 2018
- Fall 2015