Power Electronics I

ELTR1271

  • Requisites: This course is available to students in the Electrical Engineering Technology program. Pre-Requisite: ELEC1181.
  • Course Equivalencies:
  • Open Studies: Not Available

In this course, students are introduced to power semiconductor devices and basic power electronic circuits. Students will study controlled and uncontrolled rectifiers, as well as current source and voltage source inverters. Applications of these circuits include cathodic protection, HVDC power transmission, and motor drives. Students will learn how to apply appropriate metering to ensure compliance of power electronic systems with utility power quality standards.

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Upcoming Sessions

Class Section Dates
12666 A01 Sep. 03 - Dec. 13, 2019
Delivery Status
Day Open
Meeting Times:
  • Sep. 4 to Dec. 11 - Wednesday: 8:00 AM - 9:50 AM
Class Section Dates
12667 X01 Sep. 03 - Dec. 13, 2019
Delivery Status
Day Open
Meeting Times:
  • Sep. 3 to Dec. 10 - Tuesday: 8:00 AM - 9:50 AM
  • Sep. 6 to Dec. 13 - Friday: 10:00 AM - 11:50 AM
Class Section Dates
12668 X02 Sep. 03 - Dec. 13, 2019
Delivery Status
Day Open
Meeting Times:
  • Sep. 5 to Dec. 12 - Thursday: 12:00 PM - 1:50 PM
  • Sep. 9 to Dec. 9 - Monday: 2:00 PM - 3:50 PM
Class Section Dates
22334 A01 Jan. 06 - Apr. 24, 2020
Delivery Status
Day Open
Meeting Times:
  • Jan. 10 to Apr. 24 - Friday: 9:00 AM - 10:50 AM
Class Section Dates
22337 A02 Jan. 06 - Apr. 24, 2020
Delivery Status
Day Open
Meeting Times:
  • Jan. 7 to Apr. 21 - Tuesday: 9:00 AM - 10:50 AM
Class Section Dates
22335 X01 Jan. 06 - Apr. 24, 2020
Delivery Status
Day Open
Meeting Times:
  • Jan. 8 to Apr. 22 - Wednesday: 11:00 AM - 12:50 PM
  • Jan. 10 to Apr. 24 - Friday: 7:00 AM - 8:50 AM
Class Section Dates
22336 X02 Jan. 06 - Apr. 24, 2020
Delivery Status
Day Open
Meeting Times:
  • Jan. 7 to Apr. 21 - Tuesday: 7:00 AM - 8:50 AM
  • Jan. 9 to Apr. 23 - Thursday: 11:00 AM - 12:50 PM
Class Section Dates
22338 X03 Jan. 06 - Apr. 24, 2020
Delivery Status
Day Open
Meeting Times:
  • Jan. 6 to Apr. 20 - Monday: 1:00 PM - 2:50 PM
  • Jan. 9 to Apr. 23 - Thursday: 9:00 AM - 10:50 AM
Class Section Dates
22339 X04 Jan. 06 - Apr. 24, 2020
Delivery Status
Day Full
Meeting Times:
  • Jan. 7 to Apr. 21 - Tuesday: 11:00 AM - 12:50 PM
  • Jan. 8 to Apr. 22 - Wednesday: 3:00 PM - 4:50 PM