INTERNATIONAL BURCH UNIVERSITY
Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences
Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering
2015-2016

SYLLABUS
Code Name Level Year Semester
EEE 372 Power Electronics Undergraduate 3 Spring
Status Number of ECTS Credits Class Hours Per Week Total Hours Per Semester Language
Area Elective 5 2 + 2 0 English

Instructor Assistant Coordinator
Damir Bilić, Research Assistant Assoc. Prof. Dr. Mustafa Musić Mustafa Musić, Assoc. Prof. Dr.
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Basic considerations. Elaboration of rectifiers, different types of converters, single- and three-phase inverters and DC power supplies and their main characteristics.

COURSE OBJECTIVE
Understanding of different types of converters (AC/DC, DC/DC, DC/AC), determination of characteristics with different types of loads, simulation and solution of simple problems.

COURSE CONTENT
Week
Topic
  1. Power electronics: Introduction. Contribution of power electronics to development of power systems. Thyristors.
  2. Half-wave rectifiers: Resistive load, resistive-inductive load, inductor source load. Half-wave rectifiers with capacitor filter.
  3. Full-wave rectifiers: Single-phase full wave-rectifiers. Controlled full-wave rectifiers. Three-phase rectifiers.
  4. AC voltage controllers: Single-phase voltage controllers. Three-phase voltage controllers.
  5. DC/DC converters: BUCK converter. Voltage and current relations. Analysis of operation. Output voltage ripple.
  6. BOOST converter. Voltage and current relations. Analysis of operation. Output voltage ripple.
  7. BUCK/BOOST converter. Voltage and current relations. Analysis of operation. Output voltage ripple.
  8. Inverters: Square-wave inverter. Pulls-width modulation.
  9. Three phase inverters. PWM three-phase inverters.
  10. DC power-supplies: Transformer models. FLYBACK converter.
  11. FORWARD converter. PUSH-PULL converter.

LABORATORY/PRACTICE PLAN
Week
Topic

    TEACHING/ASSESSMENT
    Description
    • Interactive Lectures
    • Practical Sessions
    • Discussions and group work
    Description (%)
    Method Quantity Percentage (%)
    Homework110
    Midterm Exam(s)120
    Laboratory120
    Attendance110
    Final Exam140
    Total: 100
    Learning outcomes
    • Demonstrate knowledge of fundamental aspects of the power electronics.
    • Determination of characteristics of different devices of power electronics with different load.
    • Solution of simple problems.
    TEXTBOOK(S)
    • Power Electronics, Daniel W. Hart, McGraw-Hill, 2011.
    • Presentations.

    ECTS (Allocated based on student) WORKLOAD
    Activities Quantity Duration (Hour) Total Work Load
    Lecture (14 weeks x Lecture hours per week) 0
    Laboratory / Practice (14 weeks x Laboratory/Practice hours per week) 0
    Midterm Examination (1 week) 0
    Final Examination(1 week) 0
    Preparation for Midterm Examination 0
    Preparation for Final Examination 0
    Assignment / Homework/ Project 0
    Seminar / Presentation 0
    Total Workload: 0
    ECTS Credit (Total workload/25): 0