Search for dissertations about: "power electronics"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 417 swedish dissertations containing the words power electronics.

  1. 1. Power Electronics for Mitigation of Voltage Sags and Improved Control of AC Power Systems

    University dissertation from Institutionen för elkraftteknik

    Author : Marcio Magalhães de Oliveira; KTH.; [2000]
    Keywords : power electronics; power quality; voltage sags; voltage-source converters; Custom Power; FACTS; real-time simulations; solid-state devices;

    Abstract : The thesis deals with the application of compensators andswitches based on power electronics in AC transmission anddistribution systems. The objective of the studieddevices/equipment is the power flow and voltage control intransmission systems and the mitigation of voltage sags andmomentary interruptions to critical loads in distributionsystems. READ MORE

  2. 2. Modeling, Control and Protection of Low-Voltage DC Microgrids

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH

    Author : Daniel Salomonsson; KTH.; [2008]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; circuit transient analysis; dc power systems; dispersed storage and generation; load modeling; power conversion; power distribution control; power distribution faults; power distribution protection; power electronics; TECHNOLOGY Electrical engineering; electronics and photonics Electric power engineering; TEKNIKVETENSKAP Elektroteknik; elektronik och fotonik Elkraftteknik;

    Abstract : Current trends in electric power consumption indicate an increasing use of dc in end-user equipment, such as computers and other electronic appliances used in households and offices. With a dc power system, ac/dc conversion within these loads can be avoided, and losses reduced. READ MORE

  3. 3. Waste-heat Recovery Using Thermoelectricity and Silicon Carbide Power Electronics

    University dissertation from KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Arash Edvin Risseh; KTH.; [2019]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Thermoelectricity; Power converter; Silicon Carbide; MOSFET; Power management; Thermoelectric generator; Renewable energy; Vehicle; Power electronic; Waste heat; Ultra-low inductance; Power module; Termoelektrisk energiomvandling; Kiselkarbid MOSFET; Effektomvandlare; Förnybar energikälla; Effektelektronik; Spillvärme; Effektmodul; Låg induktiv module; Electrical Engineering; Elektro- och systemteknik;

    Abstract : Energy consumption in the world has increased continuously due to a growing population and increased energy consumption per capita. Moreover, the largest part of consumed energy still comes from fossil sources which in 2016 was more than 130 PWh. READ MORE

  4. 4. Improving the functionality of synchronous machines using power electronics

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Fredrik Evestedt; Uppsala universitet.; [2017]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Power electronics; Synchronous machines; Excitation systems; Magnetic thrust bearing; Starting synchronous machines; Split rotor; Rotating electronics; Magnetic fields; Measurement systems; Unbalanced magnetic pull; Harmonics; Engineering Science with specialization in Science of Electricity; Teknisk fysik med inriktning mot elektricitetslära;

    Abstract : With the advent of modern power electronics there is reason to explore what can be achieved when it is applied to a mature technology like synchronous machines. In this text several concepts will be presented on how it is possible to control forces and how to get better performance out of synchronous machines by using power electronics. READ MORE

  5. 5. Multiphysics Characterization of SiC Power Modules

    University dissertation from Stockholm, Sweden : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Yafan Zhang; KTH.; [2018]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Silicon carbide; power electronics; power electronics packaging; experiment; modeling and simulation; computational fluid dynamics; finite element analysis; multiphysics; Kiselkarbid; effektelektronik; effektelektronisk kapsling; experiment; modellering och simulering; flödesdynamisk numerisk modellering; finit-element-analys; multifysik; Electrical Engineering; Elektro- och systemteknik;

    Abstract : This thesis proposes several novel silicon carbide power module design concepts. The goal has been to address the problems with the present designs. The electrical, thermal, and thermomechanical performances of the demonstrators have been evaluated along with presentations of methodologies of experimental and numerical characterizations. READ MORE