6.332 Advanced Topics in Power Electronics


Graduate H-Level
Prereq: 6.334 or permission of instructor
Units: 3-5-4
Instructor: Prof. David Perreault, djperrea@mit.edu
Schedule: MWF11, room 8-119
This subject qualifies as a Circuits Engineering Concentration subject
Advanced topics in analysis, design, manufacturing, and control of power electronics. Topics include: high-frequency power magnetics; advanced modeling and control methods; power components, devices, and materials; manufacturing methods; electromagnetic interference, filtering, grounding, and shielding; topologies including soft-switched and resonant circuits and switched capacitor circuits; circuit theory applications to power electronics; emerging technologies in power conversion.