Credits: 5

Schedule: 27.02.2020 - 27.05.2020

Teaching Period (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

IV-V (Spring)

Learning Outcomes (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Upon completion of the course, the student:
1. knows the topologies of the most common switch mode power supplies and can analyze their operation.
2. masters the basics of the dynamic modeling and control of SMPS.
3. knows basics of high frequency inductors and transformers and dimensioning of them as part of SMPS.

Content (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Circuit topologies and operating principles of the most common power supplies based on power electronics. DC-DC converters, resonant topologies, galvanic isolation and isolated topologies, modeling and control of power supplies, diode rectifiers and active power factor correction.

Assessment Methods and Criteria (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Lectures, exercises, simulation exercises, laboratory exercise, exam. Exam defines grade (simulation exercises must be accepted).

Workload (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Contact teaching 48 h, independent studies and work-based learning 62 h, revision 20 h, exam 3 h.

Study Material (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Mohan, Undeland, Robbins: Power Electroncis, Converters, Applications and Design, Wiley&Sons, 3. edition, 2003 and other distributed material.

Substitutes for Courses (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Replaces S-81.3100

Course Homepage (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

https://mycourses.aalto.fi/course/search.php?search=ELEC-E8417

Prerequisites (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Fundamentals of electrical engineering and electronics.

Registration for Courses (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

WebOodi

Further Information (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Language class 3 English

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