## Power Converter CircuitsThis text reveals all key components of rectification, inversion, cycloconversion, and conversion circuits. It authoritatively describes switching, voltage and current relationships, and converter properties, operation, control, and performance as utilized in most practical applications. Authored jointly by a veteran scholar and an accomplished researcher in the field Power Converter Circuits highlights methods grounded in classical mathematics and includes an abundance of numerical worked examples. Features hundreds of chapter-specific problems, with solutions provided separately at the end of the book |

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### Contents

1 Switching and Semiconductor Switches | 1 |

2 SinglePhase Uncontrolled Rectifier Circuits | 12 |

3 SinglePhase Controlled Rectifier Circuits | 50 |

4 ThreePhase HalfWave Uncontrolled Diode Bridge Rectifier Circuits | 94 |

5 ThreePhase HalfWave Controlled Bridge Rectifier Circuits | 133 |

6 ThreePhase FullWave Uncontrolled Bridge Rectifier Circuits | 176 |

7 ThreePhase FullWave Controlled Bridge Rectifier Circuits with Passive Load Impedance | 214 |

8 Rectifier Power Factor and PulseWidth Modultion Controlled Rectifier Circuits | 266 |

12 PhaseControlled Cycloconverters | 364 |

13 Envelope Cycloconverters | 398 |

14 Matrix Converters | 416 |

15 DCDC Converter Circuits | 446 |

16 SwitchMode Converter Power Supplies | 478 |

General Expressions for Fourier Series | 508 |

Answers to Problems | 510 |

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average load current average load voltage average value bridge circuit capacitance capacitor carrier wave circuit of Fig commutation controlled bridge rectifier current ia current waveform cycloconverter displacement factor distortion factor duty cycle equation firing angle flyback converter forward converter Fourier series full-wave bridge full-wave controlled bridge full-wave diode bridge fundamental component given by Eq given in Fig half-wave bridge half-wave controlled rectifier half-wave diode highly inductive load ideal supply inductor input current input power instantaneous inverter line voltage load power load resistor matrix converter maximum mode modulating motor output voltage overlap angle peak value phase angle phase voltage power dissipation pulse pulse-width modulation reactance rectifier with highly resistive load ripple factor rms supply current rms value series R-L load sextant shown in Fig silicon controlled rectifiers single-phase sinusoidal supply voltage terminals three-phase three-phase bridge thyristor transformer voltage and current voltamperes wave waveform of Fig zero