ECEN 5517 (2). Power Electronics and Photovoltaic Power Systems Laboratory.
Focuses on analysis, modeling, design, and testing of electrical energy
processing systems in a practical laboratory setting. Studies power
electronics converters for efficient utilization of available energy sources,
including solar panels and utility. The experimental projects involve design,
fabrication, and testing of a solar power system.|
(Meets with ECEN 4517.)
|Credits and Design||2 credit hours: 1 hour of lecture and 3 hours of laboratory per week. Elective course.|
|Prerequisite(s)||ECEN 4797 or ECEN 5797, Introduction to Power Electronics|
|Textbook||Erickson and Maksimovic, Fundamentals of Power Electronics, Kluwer, 2001 (optional), and notes prepared by the instructor.|
|Course Objectives||To provide laboratory experience to supplement theory in Energy Conversion 1.|
Last revised: 08-02-11, PM, ARP.