This handbook provides the ideal reference for practicing electrical engineers who need information on the various types of power electronic devices, circuits, and systems. Compiled from contributions from an international panel of experts and full of illustrations, it covers the full spectrum of relevant topics, from basic principles to cutting-edge applications. It includes full treatment of flexible AC transmission system (FACTS) devices, more-electric vehicles, including planes, ships, and automobiles, and the simulation of power electronic systems. Coverage also includes a variety of motor drives, various circuit topologies, and the Power Electronics Building Block program.
# Hardcover: 664 pages
# Publisher: CRC (November 20, 2001)
# Language: English
# ISBN-10: 0849373360
# ISBN-13: 978-0849373367