Fundamentals of
Power Electronics

R. W. Erickson

Solutions to Selected Problems

Solutions to selected problems at the end of chapters in the text Fundamentals of Power Electronics are listed below. These are intended as an educational supplement to the text, for the use of students who have purchased the book. All files copyright R. W. Erickson 1998.

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Chapter 2

Chapter 3

Chapter 4

  • Problem 4.4 196kB. Switch realization in a converter that is probably unfamiliar.

Chapter 5

  • Problem 5.5 81kB. CCM/DCM boundary for the Cuk converter.
  • Problem 5.6 184kB. Solution of the Cuk converter in DCM.

Chapter 6

  • Problem 6.1 144kB. Analysis of a tapped-inductor boost converter.

Chapter 8

  • Sample problem 164kB. A solved problem on transfer function asymptotes, similar to problems 8.1 - 8.4.

Chapter 12

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