Reference book IGBT Modules

Technologies, driver and application

The aim of this book is to give the reader an understanding of the specific fundamentals of IGBT in conjunction with their application. This book will provide students of power electronics with valuable information about the main contemporary power semiconductors and the applications in which they are used, while development engineers targeting power electronic converters will find all the essentials of selecting, dimensioning and applying IGBT modules laid out clearly and comprehensively. 

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Andreas Volke (Author)
Michael Hornkamp (Author)
Jost Wendt (Translator)

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The arrival and consistent development of MOS-controlled power semiconductor components has helped the entire field of power electronics towards a breakthrough regarding high power density and system efficiency. It has also improved reliability and made economical technical solutions possible. The key technology, facilitating the wide power range of a few hundred watts to many megawatts, has been the IGBT.