IEEJ Industry Application Society - Soft-switching – The Key to High Power WBG Converters

2018 International Power Electronics Conference (IPEC-Niigata 2018-ECCE Asia)

Author(s): Deepak Divan ; Zheng An ; Prasad Kandula
Publisher: IEEJ Industry Application Society
Publication Date: 1 May 2018
Conference Location: Niigata, Japan
Conference Date: 20 May 2018
Page(s): 4,001 - 4,008
ISBN (Electronic): 978-4-88686-405-5
ISBN (USB): 978-4-88686-403-1
DOI: 10.23919/IPEC.2018.8507370

This paper proposes that viable high-voltage high-power converters using wide band-gap SiC devices, will require the use of soft-switching, in particular zero-voltage switching techniques, if... View More