11. Introduction to Power Electronics and Motor Control

  1. George G Karady and
  2. Keith E Holbert

Published Online: 2 JUL 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9781118498057.ch11

Electrical Energy Conversion and Transport: An Interactive Computer-Based Approach, Second Edition

Electrical Energy Conversion and Transport: An Interactive Computer-Based Approach, Second Edition

How to Cite

Karady, G. G. and Holbert, K. E. (eds) (2013) Introduction to Power Electronics and Motor Control, in Electrical Energy Conversion and Transport: An Interactive Computer-Based Approach, Second Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118498057.ch11

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 2 JUL 2013
  2. Published Print: 28 MAY 2013

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470936993

Online ISBN: 9781118498057

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Keywords:

  • pulse width modulation;
  • thyristor;
  • bridge converter;
  • total harmonic distortion;
  • high-voltage dc;
  • freewheeling diodes

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Concept of DC Motor Control

  • Concept of AC Induction Motor Control

  • Semiconductor Switches

  • Rectifi ers

  • Inverters

  • Flexible AC Transmission

  • DC-to-DC Converters

  • Application Examples