Power Electronics OpenCourseWare: MIT's Free Graduate Level Power Electronics Course

Published Jan 30, 2009

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A free course offered by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 'Power Electronics' teaches how electronics apply to the conversion and control of energy. This OpenCourseWare from MIT is suited to graduate students in computer science or electrical engineering.

Power Electronics: Course Specifics

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Power Electronics: Course Description

This OpenCourseWare from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology looks at the relationship between electronics and energy conversion and control. You will learn about subjects such as analysis methods, rectifiers, DC/DC converters, soft-switching techniques, thermal modeling and heat sinking, electromagnetic interference filtering, and three phase systems. Many examples of applications are used, including power supplies, motion control systems and radio-frequency power amplifiers. MIT Professor David Perreault teaches this free graduate-level course.

This OpenCourseWare about power electronics includes lecture notes, homework assignments, and resources. If you are interested in taking this free course, visit the power electronics course page.

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