The IGBT Device

The IGBT device has proved to be a highly important Power Semiconductor, providing the basis for adjustable speed motor drives (used in air conditioning and refrigeration and railway locomotives), electronic ignition systems for gasolinepowered motor vehicles and energy-saving compact fluorescent light bulbs. Recent applications include plasma displays (flat-screen TVs) and electric power transmission systems, alternative energy systems and energy storage. This book is the first available to cover the applications of the IGBT, and provide the essential information needed by applications engineers to design new products using the device, in sectors including consumer, industrial, lighting, transportation, medical and renewable energy. The author, B. Jayant Baliga, invented the IGBT in 1980 while working for GE. His book will unlock IGBT for a new generation of engineering applications, making it essential reading for a wide audience of electrical engineers and design engineers, as well as an important publication for semiconductor specialists. Essential design information for applications engineers utilizing IGBTs in the consumer, industrial, lighting, transportation, medical and renewable energy sectors. Readers will learn the methodology for the design of IGBT chips including edge terminations, cell topologies, gate layouts, and integrated current sensors. The first book to cover applications of the IGBT, a device manufactured around the world by more than a dozen companies with sales exceeding $5 Billion; written by the inventor of the device.

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  • Author : B. Jayant Baliga
  • Publisher : William Andrew
  • Pages : 732 pages
  • ISBN : 1455731536
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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The IGBT Device

The IGBT Device
  • Author : B. Jayant Baliga
  • Publisher : William Andrew
  • Release : 06 March 2015
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The IGBT device has proved to be a highly important Power Semiconductor, providing the basis for adjustable speed motor drives (used in air conditioning and refrigeration and railway locomotives), electronic ignition systems for gasolinepowered motor vehicles and energy-saving compact fluorescent light bulbs. Recent applications include plasma displays (flat-screen TVs) and electric power transmission systems, alternative energy systems and energy storage. This book is the first available to cover the applications of the IGBT, and provide the essential information needed by

Semiconductor Devices

Semiconductor Devices
  • Author : James Fiore
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 11 May 2017
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Across 15 chapters, Semiconductor Devices covers the theory and application of discrete semiconductor devices including various types of diodes, bipolar junction transistors, JFETs, MOSFETs and IGBTs. Applications include rectifying, clipping, clamping, switching, small signal amplifiers and followers, and class A, B and D power amplifiers. Focusing on practical aspects of analysis and design, interpretations of device data sheets are integrated throughout the chapters. Computer simulations of circuit responses are included as well. Each chapter features a set of learning objectives, numerous

Power Microelectronics: Device And Process Technologies (Second Edition)

Power Microelectronics: Device And Process Technologies (Second Edition)
  • Author : Yung Chii Liang,Ganesh S Samudra,Chih-fang Huang
  • Publisher : World Scientific
  • Release : 14 March 2017
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'This is an excellent reference book for graduates or undergraduates studying semiconductor technology, or for working professionals who need a reference for detailed theory and working knowledge of processes in the field of power semiconductor devices.'IEEE Electrical Insulation MagazineThis descriptive textbook provides a clear look at the theories and process technologies necessary for understanding the modern power semiconductor devices, i.e. from the fundamentals of p-n junction electrostatics, unipolar MOSFET and superjunction structures, bipolar IGBT, to the most recent

Fundamentals of Power Semiconductor Devices

Fundamentals of Power Semiconductor Devices
  • Author : B. Jayant Baliga
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 28 September 2018
GET THIS BOOKFundamentals of Power Semiconductor Devices

Fundamentals of Power Semiconductor Devices provides an in-depth treatment of the physics of operation of power semiconductor devices that are commonly used by the power electronics industry. Analytical models for explaining the operation of all power semiconductor devices are shown. The treatment here focuses on silicon devices but includes the unique attributes and design requirements for emerging silicon carbide devices. The book will appeal to practicing engineers in the power semiconductor device community.

Advanced High Voltage Power Device Concepts

Advanced High Voltage Power Device Concepts
  • Author : B. Jayant Baliga
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 21 September 2011
GET THIS BOOKAdvanced High Voltage Power Device Concepts

The devices described in “Advanced MOS-Gated Thyristor Concepts” are utilized in microelectronics production equipment, in power transmission equipment, and for very high power motor control in electric trains, steel-mills, etc. Advanced concepts that enable improving the performance of power thyristors are discussed here, along with devices with blocking voltage capabilities of 5,000-V, 10,000-V and 15,000-V. Throughout the book, analytical models are generated to allow a simple analysis of the structures and to obtain insight into the underlying physics. The results

Modern Power Electronic Devices

Modern Power Electronic Devices
  • Author : Francesco Iannuzzo
  • Publisher : Energy Engineering
  • Release : 01 October 2020
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Power devices are key to modern power systems, performing functions such as inverting and changing voltages, buffering and switching. Following a device-centric approach, this book covers power electronic applications, semiconductor physics, materials science, application engineering, and key technologies such as MOSFET, IGBT and WBG.

Power Electronics Semiconductor Devices

Power Electronics Semiconductor Devices
  • Author : Robert Perret
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 01 March 2013
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This book relates the recent developments in several key electrical engineering R&D labs, concentrating on power electronics switches and their use. The first sections deal with key power electronics technologies, MOSFETs and IGBTs, including series and parallel associations. The next section examines silicon carbide and its potentiality for power electronics applications and its present limitations. Then, a dedicated section presents the capacitors, key passive components in power electronics, followed by a modeling method allowing the stray inductances computation, necessary

Power Devices for Efficient Energy Conversion

Power Devices for Efficient Energy Conversion
  • Author : Gourab Majumdar,Ikunori Takata
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 17 April 2018
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The growth of power electronics, centering on inverters and converters as its key system topology, has accelerated recently due to the demand for efficient power conversion. This growth has also been backed up by several evolutionary changes and breakthroughs achieved in the areas of power semiconductor device physics, process technology, and design. However, as power semiconductor technology remains a highly specialized subject, the literature on further research, development, and design in related fields is not adequate. With this in view,

AC Power Systems Handbook

AC Power Systems Handbook
  • Author : Jerry C. Whitaker
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 03 October 2018
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Sooner or later, power system protection is going to cost money. How much is entirely up to you. Setting up a safe and effective AC power system from the very beginning can help avoid costly downtime and repairs, provide backup power during system outages, and minimize workplace accidents. For the past 15 years, Jerry Whitaker's AC Power Systems Handbook has supplied industry professionals with a comprehensive, practical guide to the key elements of AC power for commercial and industrial systems. This

Soft-Switching Performance Analysis of the Clustered Insulated Gate Bipolar Transistor (CIGBT).

Soft-Switching Performance Analysis of the Clustered Insulated Gate Bipolar Transistor (CIGBT).
  • Author : Jonathan Christopher Nicholls
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 18 October 2021
GET THIS BOOKSoft-Switching Performance Analysis of the Clustered Insulated Gate Bipolar Transistor (CIGBT).

The use of Insulated Gate Bipolar Transistors (IGBT) have enabled better switching performance than the Metal Oxide Semiconductor Field effect Transistor (MOSFET) in medium to high power applications due to their lower on-state power loss and higher current densities. The power ratings of IGBTs are slowly increasing and are envisaged to replace thyristors in medium power applications such as High Voltage Direct Current (HVDC) inverter systems and traction drive controls. Devices such as the MOS Controlled Thyristor (MCT) and Emitter

Wide Bandgap Semiconductor Power Devices

Wide Bandgap Semiconductor Power Devices
  • Author : B. Jayant Baliga
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release : 17 October 2018
GET THIS BOOKWide Bandgap Semiconductor Power Devices

Wide Bandgap Semiconductor Power Devices: Materials, Physics, Design and Applications provides readers with a single resource on why these devices are superior to existing silicon devices. The book lays the groundwork for an understanding of an array of applications and anticipated benefits in energy savings. Authored by the Founder of the Power Semiconductor Research Center at North Carolina State University (and creator of the IGBT device), Dr. B. Jayant Baliga is one of the highest regarded experts in the field.

Power-Switching Converters

Power-Switching Converters
  • Author : Dorin O. Neacsu
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 31 October 2014
GET THIS BOOKPower-Switching Converters

Power converters are at the heart of modern power electronics. From automotive power systems to propulsion for large ships, their use permeates through industrial, commercial, military, and aerospace applications of various scales. Having reached a point of saturation where we are unlikely to see many new and revolutionary technologies, industry no