Special Issue "Applications, Control and Design of Power Electronics Systems"

A special issue of Electronics (ISSN 2079-9292). This special issue belongs to the section "Power Electronics".

Deadline for manuscript submissions: 30 November 2022 | Viewed by 76

Special Issue Editor

Prof. Dr. Michal Frivaldsky
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Guest Editor
Department of Mechatronics and Electronics (DME), University of Zilina, 01026 Zilina, Slovakia
Interests: power electronic systems; switched mode power supplies; resonant converters; power semiconductor devices; wireless power transfer; power density; efficiency optimization; thermal management; thermal modelling; lifetime optimization
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Special Issue Information

Dear Colleagues,

The scope of this Special Issue focuses on applied research concerning power electronic systems for a wide range of uses. We are currently witnessing an enormous development in high-performance electronic systems, as international regulations are strongly tightening the requirements for energy efficiency and green mobility.  Manufacturers of power semiconductor components are overseeing this trend, which is reflected in the continuous development of novel semiconductor structures, their package technologies and the optimization of their thermal performance. However, in light of technological progress, it should be noted that each novel technology requires some time for the evaluation of its suitability for applications. This fact is exacerbated by the current problematic situation with the manufacture and supply of electronic and semiconductor components. Therefore, any novel product development requires a much more detailed analysis to ensure the high reliability and lifetime of power electronic systems. Here, we discuss technological progress within energy storage systems, energy transmission, charging infrastructure, electric traction and electric drives. Recently applied research of these systems in the form of an analysis, modeling, simulation or experimental testing could provide an impetus to accelerate deployment in practical applications.

Prof. Dr. Michal Frivaldsky
Guest Editor

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Keywords

  • power semiconductor devices
  • power converters
  • electric drives
  • modelling and simulation
  • energy storage systems

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