13M011PKO - Power converters in renewables

Course specification
Course title Power converters in renewables
Acronym 13M011PKO
Study programme Electrical Engineering and Computing
Type of study master academic studies
Lecturer (for classes)
Lecturer/Associate (for practice)
Lecturer/Associate (for OTC)
    ESPB 6.0 Status elective
    Condition Attended classes in: Basics of Electronics, Theory of Electric Circuits, Power Converters 1 and 2, Electrical Machines
    The goal The aim of the course is to give participants the basic knowledge and skills needed to design power converters and auxiliary electric circuits for renewable energy sources and power converters that are used in the transmission and distribution of electric energy.
    The outcome Students who acquire knowledge and skills in the course will be ready to perform the basic steps in the design of converter circuits for renewable energy sources.
    Contents of lectures Inverter topologies for processing the eolic energy and for the transfer of energy to the power grid. Designing and sizing the system components. Design of protection mechanisms, algorithms and circuits.
    Contents of exercises Exercises, project.
    1. S. N. Vukosavić, Electrical Machines, Springer, 2013. (Original title)
    2. S. N. Vukosavić, Digital Control of Electrical Drives, Springer, 2007. (Original title)
    3. Slobodan N. Vukosavic, "Grid-side converters design and control", Springer, 2018 (Original title)
    Number of hours per week during the semester/trimester/year
    Lectures Exercises OTC Study and Research Other classes
    2 2
    Methods of teaching Lectures. Supervised problem classes. Training in the use of tools needed for the design.
    Knowledge score (maximum points 100)
    Pre obligations Points Final exam Points
    Activites during lectures 30 Test paper 35
    Practical lessons 0 Oral examination
    Colloquia 35