Electrical and Computer Engineering

ECE 170 Advanced Power Electronics

Advanced topics in power electronics including SCR circuits, modulation techniques, multilevel power converters, active and current-source rectifiers, magnetic circuit design, state-space averaging, power converter controller design and stability. Taught in conjunction with ECE 270. Students cannot receive credit for this course and ECE 270.


Prerequisites: ECE 177 or equivalent or instructor approval. Enrollment is restricted to seniors.