ISBN 9788178740614,Power electronics And Drives

Power electronics And Drives


G Janaki


Eswar Press



Eswar Press

Publication Year 2007

ISBN 9788178740614

ISBN-10 8178740613

Paper Back

Number of Pages 814 Pages
Language (English)

Electrical engineering

This text book provides a lucid and comprehensive treatment of the subject Power Electronics. Characteristics of Power Semiconductor devices such as Power diodes, Power Transistors and Thyristors and also other related topics like firing, commutation and Protection techniques have been discussed firs, giving an upto date account for the better understanding of rest of the chapters in this book. Then each chapter begins at an introductory level and is so developed progressively in order that an average student can comprehend the subject matter easily. The topics covered in this book include Converters, Inverters, Choppers, AC Voltage Controllers, AC and DC Drives, Application of Power Electronics, etc. Also it gives details of the applications of Power Electronics in the field of Power System. This book also contains a brief introduction about the Power Quality