EE753:HIGH POWER CONVERTERS AND UTILITY APPLICATIONS
High Power Electronic Converters:
High-Power Semiconductor Devices, MultiPulse
Converters, Multilevel Cascaded H-Bridge
Converters, Multilevel Diode-Clamped Inverter,
Modular Multilevel Converter, Other Multilevel
Voltage Source Converters, Current Source
Inverters, Pulse width modulation techniques
(SPWM, hysteresis, SVM), Harmonic Reduction
Reactive Compensation for Power Flow Control,
Shunt Compensation, Series Compensation,
Phase Angle Regulators, Combined Series/Shunt
Compensators, Control and Harmonic
Interactions, Enhancing Stability, Large Scale
Storage with Power Electronic Interface.
Power and Voltage Quality, Load Balancing
using passive elements, Instantaneous PQ theory,
Stationary frame (??-frame), and synchronous
frame (dq-frame) representations of three-phase
VSC systems, Open-loop and Closed-loop
control of Power Converters, Distribution Shunt
Compensation, Distribution Series
Compensation, Unified Power Quality
Conditioner, Static Transfer Switches and Solid
State Circuit Breakers, Hybrid Circuit Breakers,
Fault Current Limiters, Active Filters.
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