6.332 Advanced Topics in Power Electronics


Graduate Level
Units: 3-5-4
Prerequisites: 6.334 or permisison of instructor
Instructor:  Professor David Perreault, djperrea@mit.edu
Schedule:  MWR10, room 34-303
This subject qualifies as a Circuits concentration subject.
Advanced topics in analysis, design, manufacturing, and control of power electronics. Topics include: architectures and topologies for power electronics including soft-switched, resonant and switched-capacitor circuits; high-frequency power magnetics; advanced modeling and control methods; power components, devices, and materials;  manufacturing methods; electromagnetic interference, filtering, grounding, and shielding; circuit theory applications to power electronics; emerging technologies and applications in  power conversion.