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Power Electronics and Variable Frequency Drives: Technology and Applications

Bimal K. Bose (Editor)
ISBN: 978-0-7803-1084-1
660 pages
October 1996, Wiley-IEEE Press
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This original contributed volume combines the individual expertise of eleven world-renowned professionals to provide comprehensive, authoritative coverage of state-of-the-art power electronics and AC drive technology. Featuring an extensive introductory chapter by power-electronics expert Bimal K. Bose and more than 400 figures, POWER ELECTRONICS AND VARIABLE FREQUENCY DRIVES covers each of the field's component disciplines and drives--all in one complete resource. Broad in scope and unique in its presentation, this volume belongs on the bookshelf of every industry engineer, professor, graduate student, and researcher involved in this fast-growing multidisciplinary field. It is an essential for teaching, research, development, and design.
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Table of Contents

Preface xv

Acknowledgments xix

Introduction to Power Electronics and Drives 1
Bimal K. Bose, University of Tennessee, USA

Chapter 1 Power Semiconductor Devices for Variable Frequency Drives 9
B. J. Baliga, North Carolina State University, USA

Chapter 2 Electrical Machines for Drives 36
GR Slemon, University of Toronto, Canada

Chapter 3 Power Electronic Converters for Drives 80
J. D. van Wyk, Rand Afrikaans University, South Africa

Chapter 4 Pulse Width Modulation for Electronic Power Converters 138
J. Holtz, Wuppertal University, Germany

Chapter 5 Motion Control with Induction Motors 209
R. D. Lorenz, 1. A. Lipo, D. 1/1/. Novotny, University of Wisconsin, USA

Chapter 6 Variable Frequency Permanent Magnet AC Machine Drives 277
M. Jahns, General Electric Co., USA

Chapter 7 High Power Industrial Drives 332
H. Stemmler, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Switzerland

Chapter 8 Simulation of Power Electronic and Motion Control Systems 400
N. Mohan, W. P. Robbins, L A. Aga, M. Rastogi, R. Naik, University of Minnesota

Chapter 9 Estimation, Identification, and Sensorless Control of AC Drives 454
K. Ohnishi, Keio University; N. Matsui, Nagoya Institute of Technology; Y. Hori, University of Tokyo; Japan

Chapter 10 Microprocessors and Digital ICs for Control of Power Electronics and Drives 480
H. Le-Huy, Laval University, Canada

Chapter 11 Expert System, Fuzzy Logic, and Neural Networks in Power Electronics and Drives 559
B. K. Bose, University of Tennessee, USA

References 627

Index 631

Biography of Dr. Bose 639

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Author Information

Bimal K. Bose currently holds the Condra Chair of Excellence in Power Electronics at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, where he has been responsible for organizing the power electronics teaching and research program since 1987. Dr. Bose has published more than 125 papers and holds 18 U.S. patents. He is the author of the best-seller Modern Power Electronics (1992), Microcomputer Control of Power Electronics and Drives (1987), and Power Electronics and AC Drives (1986), and editor of Adjustable Speed AC Drive Systems (1981). Dr. Bose is also the Distinguished Scientist of Power Electronics Applications Center, Knoxville, Tennessee; Honorary Professor of Shanghai University, China; and Senior Advisor of the Beijing Power Electronics Research and Development Center, China. He is a Life Fellow of the IEEE, has held numerous leadership positions in IEEE and its societies, and has won several IEEE awards for outstanding achievements in the field of power electronics including the IAS Outstanding Achievement Award, IES Eugene Mittelmann Award, Region 3 Outstanding Engineer Award, and the Lamme Gold Medal.
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