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Next Generation Capacitor Solutions
Film capacitors from Advanced Power Conversion Solutions (APCS) can be integrated into high performance DC link capacitor/bus solutions. A range of technical papers are available to download, covering different requirements and applications.
APCS technical papers
Case Study: 55 kV, 3 kA, 250 Hz continuous pulser
A requirement came to PPM Power for a system that could stress large passive components with fast voltage and current pulses. Read the case study on the equipment designed to meet this application’s needs.
Effects of Augmented Turn-Off™ on SiC Modules
Switching a SiC MOSFET Module creates problems that need to be addressed to optimise the performance of the device. AgileSwitch has developed a line of programmable Gate Drive Boards that address these problems, referred to as Augmented Turn-Off or ATOff.
White Paper: North Star High Voltage Probes
Making accurate and wide band measurements of high voltage signals is challenging and there are many trade-offs and considerations. This white paper was written by Richard Adler of North Star High Voltage Corporation.
High voltage probes white paper
High Voltage Probe References in Literature
To demonstrate the application potential of their high voltage probes, North Star has compiled a comprehensive record of technologies and applications where the probes have been used.
High voltage probe applications
Fast High Voltage Transistor Switches
HTS transistor switches are made up of a large number of MOSFETS, lying parallel and in series, combined in a low inductance bank. Download the overview and instructions to find out more.
HV switches overview
Power Supply Parametric Search
You can use our power supply parametric search to find suitable models for your application, based on specific requirements such as voltage, power and current. Includes specialist and custom units in AC-DC and DC-DC variants.
ALE Capacitor Charging Application Notes
From calculating capacitor charge time and AC line currents, to voltage reversal protection, click below to browse TDK’s application notes for the ALE series of high and low power capacitor chargers.
ALE application notes
High Power Resistors for Demanding Industrial Applications
EBG resistors are suited for demanding modern industry applications ranging from deep drawing presses in steel working, to powering advanced electric propulsion systems in large ships.
EBG application note
The Benefits of Techno Block SiC MOSFETs
Techno Block SiC MOSFET modules are ideal for demanding applications such as motor drives, power supplies, high performance inverters and induction heating. The modules meet both the compact size and high performance requirements for these applications.
SanRex SiC MOSFETs
Fast & Reliable Switching of Parallel SiC Modules
In this paper, the ABB RoadPak SiC power MOSFET half bridge module with multiple parallel chips is presented, which has been designed for stable operation under high speed switching conditions.
High speed switching paper
SiC Modules Utilising Split Output Topology
As the switching performance demands for new wide band-gap components increases, so do the requirements for the commutation process. Split output topology provides an additional tool to reduce turn-on losses and boost cross-conduction suppression.
Vincotech split output paper
Increasing Efficiency in Booster Power Modules
This paper compares the efficiency of power modules based on a booster to see how pure silicon components stack up against SiC. It also discusses the benefits, drawbacks and
Vincotech booster modules paper
challenges of using SiC technology.
Solid State Switches in Demanding Applications
This paper from ABB describes a new generation of solid state switches using reverse conducting Integrated Gate Controlled Thyristors (IGCT) for short pulse discharge applications.
Solid state switch paper