2. Power Semiconductors
In this lecture an overview is given of different power semiconductor devices like diodes, thyristors and controllable switches. The device types are described and relevant characteristics are presented.
Also the subject of device losses is treated shortly.
This part of the lecture is based on the second chapter of the book.
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