Lecture Notes

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AC = alternate current
DC = direct current

Title page and table of contents (PDF)

1 Introduction and analysis methods (PDF)
2 Introduction to rectifiers (PDF)
3 Power factor and measures of distortion (PDF)
4 Phase-controlled rectifiers (PDF)
5 Introduction to DC/DC converters (PDF)
6 Introduction to magnetics (PDF - 2.0 MB)#
7 Isolated DC/DC converters (PDF)#
8 Modeling and control (PDF - 1.9 MB)#
9 Inverters (DC/AC converters) (PDF - 1.6 MB)#
10 Switching-mode rectifiers (PDF)#
11 Switching losses and snubbers (PDF)#
12 Soft-switching techniques (PDF)#
13 Thermal modeling and heat sinking (PDF)#
14 EMI (electromagnetic interference) filtering (PDF)#
15 Three-phase systems (PDF - 1.0 MB)#
16 Resonant converters and RF (radio frequency) power circuits (PDF - 1.6 MB)#