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Effect of Parasitic Inductance in a Soft-Switching SiC Power Converter
KTH, School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (EECS), Electric Power and Energy Systems.ORCID iD: 0000-0003-0570-9599
GE Power Sweden, Vaxjo, Sweden..
KTH, School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (EECS), Electric Power and Energy Systems.ORCID iD: 0000-0002-1755-1365
2018 (English)In: 2018 20TH EUROPEAN CONFERENCE ON POWER ELECTRONICS AND APPLICATIONS (EPE'18 ECCE EUROPE), IEEE , 2018Conference paper, Published paper (Refereed)
Abstract [en]

Wide Bandgap power semiconductors such as SiC MOSFETs, have enabled compact and highly efficient power converters operated at higher frequencies. However, parasitic inductance of the package may significantly increase power losses and limit the operation. This paper aims to quantify experimentally these losses in a soft-switching converter. A "removable" stray inductance is implemented in a setup consisting of discrete SiC MOSFET units. Thus, the power loss of the transistors with and without stray inductance can be compared. Similarly slower switching speeds are also implemented to fully emulate a 62-mm module. The power loss induced by the package can thus be evaluated.

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IEEE , 2018.
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European Conference on Power Electronics and Applications, ISSN 2325-0313
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Environmental Engineering Electrical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Information Engineering
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URN: urn:nbn:se:kth:diva-240054ISI: 000450299300216ISBN: 978-9-0758-1528-3 (print)OAI: oai:DiVA.org:kth-240054DiVA, id: diva2:1269193
Conference
20th European Conference on Power Electronics and Applications (EPE ECCE Europe), SEP 17-21, 2018, Riga, LATVIA
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QC 20181210

Available from: 2018-12-10 Created: 2018-12-10 Last updated: 2018-12-10Bibliographically approved

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