Essays about: "Silicon Carbide"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 58 essays containing the words Silicon Carbide.

  1. 1. AC Gate Bias Stress of 4H-SiC MOSFETs : An investigation into threshold voltage instability of SiC Power MOSFETs under the influence of bipolar gate stress

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Agnimitra Saha; [2023]
    Keywords : Silicon Carbide; Gate Bias Stress; Threshold Voltage; On-state Resistance; Temperature; kiselkarbid; gate spännings-stress; tröskelspänning; on-resistansen; temperatur;

    Abstract : Silicon Carbide, a wide band gap (WBG) semiconductor, has pushed electrical limits beyond Silicon (Si) when it comes to power electronics. It has offered the electrification of society showing promise for a greener future. READ MORE

  2. 2. Radiation Effects on GaN-based HEMTs for RF and Power Electronic Applications

    University essay from KTH/Tillämpad fysik

    Author : Wilhelm Holmberg; [2023]
    Keywords : High Electron Mobility Transistor; HEMT; Gallium Nitride; GaN; Silicon Carbide; SiC; Proton Radiation; Galliumnitrid; GaN; Kiselkarbid; SiC; Kisel; Si; HEMT; Transistor; Protonstrålning;

    Abstract : GaN-HEMTs (Gallium Nitride-based High Electron Mobility Transistors) have, thanks to the large band gap of GaN, electrical properties that are suitable for applications of high electrical voltages, high currents, and fast switching. The large band gap also gives GaN-HEMTs a high resistance to radiation. READ MORE

  3. 3. Environmental Barrier Coatings to protect Ceramic Matrix Composites in next-generation jet engines

    University essay from Högskolan Väst/Institutionen för ingenjörsvetenskap

    Author : Shivang Parmar; [2023]
    Keywords : Environmental barrier coating; ceramic matric composite; atmospheric plasma spray; suspension plasma spray; thermal cyclic fatigue; Barriärbeläggning; keramisk komposit; atmosfärisk plasmasprutning; suspensionsplasmasprutning; termisk cyklisk utmattning;

    Abstract : Gas turbine engine efficiency needs to be raised in order to decrease fuel consumption, greenhouse gas emissions, and expenses. Efficiency may be improved in two ways: by reducing engine weight and raising intake temperatures. READ MORE

  4. 4. Investigation of switching power losses of SiC MOSFET : used in a DC/DC Buck converter

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : André Xavier Svensson; [2022]
    Keywords : Switching power losses; Metal Oxide Semiconductor Field Effect Transistor; Silicon carbide; Synchronous Buck converter; Wide Band Gap; Double Pulse Test; Efficiency; Temperature; Växlande effektförluster; Fälteffekttransistor; Kiselkarbid; Synchronous Buck omvandlare; Wide Band Gap; Double Pulse Test; Verkningsgrad; Temperatur;

    Abstract : All DC/DC converter products include power electronic circuits for power conversion.It is important to find an efficient way for power conversion to reduce power losses and reduce the need for cooling and achieve environmentally friendly solutions.The use of semiconductor switches of wide band gap type is a solution to the problem. READ MORE

  5. 5. Characterisation of GaN HEMTs on Different Substrates for Power Electronics Applications

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Hithiksha Krishna Murthy; [2022]
    Keywords : Gallium nitrate; High Mobility Electron Transistor; Silicon carbide; Silicon; Sapphire; substrates; power electronics;

    Abstract : GaN-based High Electron Mobility Transistors (HEMT) are appealing because of their large breakdown field, high saturation velocity, and superior thermal conductivity. They work at high temperature without much degradation. HEMTs have a few drawbacks despite many positives. The cost of developing GaN HEMTs on a native substrate is high. READ MORE