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Design Concepts of Power Electronic Converters for Industries in Chennai

A 3 month course which covers the design concepts of power electronic converters. The course is designed form an industry perspective with 2 projects

12 weeks long course | 100% Online

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Project based learning with 2 industry level projects that learners can showcase on LinkedIn.

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Syllabus

This course is full of best-in-class content by leading faculty and industry experts in the form of videos and projects

Course Overview

  • The students will gain a thorough knowledge of power electronic converters for industries.
  • During the coursework, the students will learn the following concepts:
    • Basics of power electronics
    • Switching methods
    • Power converters
    • Design and modeling
  • Also, they will learn about magnetics design, cooling system design, boost converter modeling & design, and inverter modeling & design
  • The course will give an overview of the software tools such as MATLAB, which is widely used in the industry.
  • The students are exposed to the modern trends and standard practices being followed in the industry right now.
  • This course forms the foundation for anyone wanting to pursue a career in electric vehicles, renewable energy, microgrids, energy storage, power supply design.

Course Syllabus in Chennai

On a daily basis we talk to companies in the likes of Tata Elxsi and Mahindra to fine tune our curriculum.

Week 01 - Power Electronics and their Industrial Applications

In this module, the students will learn about the basics of power electronics, different types of power converters that are used in industry, and their applications. The topics include

  • Basics of Power Electronics
  • Types of Power Converters and their Applications – DC/DC, AC/DC, DC/AC, and AC/AC Converters

Week 02 - Power Converter Components and Design Standards

The successful design of Power converters requires efficient component selection. Another major part of the design is meeting the different Industry standards. In this module, the students will learn about different power electronic components and an overview of the industry standards.

  • Introduction to Power Components
  • Industry Standards

Week 03 - Power Switching Devices

The heart of every power converter is a switching device, and in this module, the students will learn which devices are used in different topologies, and why?

  • Types of Power Switching Devices – MOSFETs, IGBT, SCR, and Thyristor
  • Selection of Switching Device based on Application
  • IGBT and MOSFET Datasheet Overview and Analysis

Week 04 - Wide Band Gap Devices

With the evolution of semiconductor technology, wide bandgap devices are now popular with the benefits of higher switching frequency, reducing the overall size of the power converter. In this module, the students will learn the following topics

  • Introduction to Wide Band Gap Devices
  • SiC and GaN MOSFETs Overview
  • Design and Processing of WBG Power Devices
  • Selection of WBG Devices

Week 05 - Switching Methods for Power Electronics Devices

In this module, the students will learn how to operate a DC/DC converter or DC/AC converter with different switching methods and understand their pros and cons. The topics include

  • Different Switching Methods and Theory
  • Deep Dive into Sinusoidal PWM and Space Vector PWM Strategy

Week 06 - Controls Theory and Modeling of Closed Loop Buck Converter

Modeling a power electronics converter in real-world application requires regulation of output voltage/current. In this module, the students will learn the basics of control systems and transfer function derivation. Also, they will learn about Buck Converter Design and analyze the transfer function. The topics include

  • Basics of Control Systems
  • Laplace Transforms
  • Derivation of Transfer Function
  • Transfer Function Analysis of Buck Converter

Week 07 - Introduction to Magnetics

Magnetic design is crucial in any power supply, DC-DC converter applications, gate driver design. In this module, the students will investigate the different concepts of magnetic design and design a push-pull transformer. The topics include

  • Basics of Magnetic Design
  • Inductor Design
  • Design of Gate Driver Transformer

Week 08 - Power Electronic Topologies

The first step in implementing any power converter is to determine which topology suits the desired application. In this module, the students will learn different inverter topologies that are used in the industry. The topic include

  • Single-level Inverter
  • Multi-level Inverter
  • Neutral point Clamped Inverter
  • Matrix Converter
  • Cyclo Converter

Week 09 - Single Phase Inverters

Inverters are one of the most essential power conversion devices, that can be found on UPS, TV, Electric Vehicles, Substations, etc. In this module, the students will understand the basics of inverter and single-phase inverter design. The topics include

  • Basics of Inverter
  • Single-phase and Three-phase Inverters
  • Modeling of 3 Phase Inverter

Week 10 - Introduction to Electric Drives

Week 11 - Cooling System Design

In this module, the students will learn about the types of heat losses in power electronics devices, how to model them, and design an efficient cooling system. The topics include

  • Switching and Conduction Losses
  • Understanding the Power Losses from the IGBT Datasheet
  • Calculation of Power Loss for Three-phase Inverter
  • Deriving Efficiency of a Three-phase Inverter
  • Design and Selection of Cooling System

Week 12 - Snubbers & DC link Capacitor

While designing any high-frequency power converter, the major challenge that a designer faces is on suppressing the switching transients on the switching devices. Since most of the failures on switching devices are because of high voltage transients. In this last module, the students will learn about the Snubbers, their applications, and their design. The topics include

  • Theory of Snubbers
  • Types of Snubber Topologies
  • Calculation of Snubber Parameters
  • DC Link Capacitors

Our courses have been designed by industry experts to help students achieve their dream careers

Industry Projects in Chennai

Our projects are designed by experts in the industry to reflect industry standards. By working through our projects, Learners will gain a practical understanding of what they will take on at a larger-scale in the industry. In total, there are 2 Projects that are available in this program.

Loss Calculation of a DC/DC Converter using MATLAB

Any device has power losses and the calculation of power losses helps in evaluating and improving the quality of the device. In this project, the students will perform loss calculations for a DC/DC converter using MATLAB. Also, they should arrive at the efficiency derivations for the Boost Converters.

Modeling of 3 Phase Inverter for Electric Vehicle Application

Electric vehicles are replacing the conventional IC engine vehicles, and a three-phase inverter is one of the important components of an EV. In this project, the students will design and model a 3 phase inverter for an EV based on the given input parameters.

Our courses have been designed by industry experts to help students achieve their dream careers

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Learn About Power Electronic Converters With Skill-Lync's Design Concept of Power Electronic Converters for Industries Course in Chennai

The 3-month online power converter course by Skill-Lync Chennai equips you with the knowledge and skills to efficiently design and implement power electronics hardware. This course teaches the basics of power electronics, switching methods, power converters, and their design and modelling. Besides, you will understand magnetics design, cooling system design, boost converter modelling & design, and inverter modelling & design.

The power converter certification course will help you acquire in-depth knowledge of operating a DC/DC converter or DC/AC converter, which can be achieved by switching them with different methods. You also gain comprehensive skills in designing and simulating power converters using MATLAB.

The course facilitates hands-on training in MATLAB, enhancing your practical skills and applied knowledge. Besides, power converter design courses in Chennai by Skill-Lync integrate industry-level projects into the course curriculum. So, when you learn a power converter course online, you get the experience of working on real-time projects that augments your project portfolio and adds value to your resume.

The power electronics course in Chennai is carefully curated by industry experts with seven years of experience in power electronics and drives. As the curriculum strictly adheres to industry standards it will make you job-ready.

Frequently Asked Questions About the Design Concept of Power Electronic Converters for Industries Course in Chennai

Why should I choose Skill-Lync’s power converter certification course in Chennai?

Skill-Lync offers one of the best online power converter courses in Chennai, driven by an intensive course curriculum, hands-on training sessions, and experienced faculty. Under this course, you will gain a comprehensive understanding of what a power converter is used for in industries.

What are the prerequisites for enrolment in the Skill-Lync power electronics course in Chennai?

There are no specific prerequisites for enrolling in this course. however, the course is specially designed for students and graduates of electrical, electronics and related engineering streams.

What is the program fee for the Skill-Lync power electronics course in Chennai?

Skill-Lync offers three flexible payment options: Basic, Pro, and Premium. The basic plan provides you with two months of access at INR 7000 per month for three months, the Pro plan provides you with four months of access at INR 10,000 per month for three months and the Premium plan provides you lifetime access at INR 15,000 per month for three months.

What are the benefits of the Skill-Lync power converter certification course?

Pursuing a power electronics training course at Skill-Lync would offer many benefits to you.

  • Industry-oriented curriculum.
  • Hands-on experience in solving industry projects.
  • Email and forum support from the technical support team to clear your doubts.
  • A certificate of completion for all participants and a merit certificate for the top 5% of the scorers.

What are the career prospects after completing Chennai's Skill-Lync power converter design courses?

Following are some jobs that you can apply for after the course:

  1. Power Converter Control Software Engineer
  2. Power Electronics Engineer
  3. System Engineer
  4. Field Application Engineer

What is the expected salary range after completing the Skill-Lync Design Concept of Power Electronic Converters for Industries course?

The average salary of a Power Electronics engineer in India is estimated to be INR 4.7 LPA. The salaries range from INR 1.8 LPA to 10.9 LPA based on your skills and experience.

Can you tell me more about Skill-Lync?

Skill-Lync is among India's leading EdTech platforms dedicated to transforming engineering education. We equip young engineers with the latest skill sets and cutting-edge tools in new-age technologies.

The brainchild of two engineers, Skill-Lync, is on a mission to bridge the skill gap between aspiring professionals and the industry's demands through job-oriented courses.

Instructors profiles

Our courses are designed by leading academicians and experienced industry professionals.

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1 industry expert

Our instructors are industry experts along with a passion to teach.

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7 years in the experience range

Instructors with 7 years extensive industry experience.

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Areas of expertise

  • Power Electronics and Drives

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