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Difference between HVDC and HVAC Transmission

Comparison of HVAC and HVDC Transmission In this short post, let us discuss about the difference between HVDC and HVAC Transmission. Before proceeding further, let us quickly refresh about the fundamentals of the High Voltage...

MOSFET Switching Characteristics

MOSFET Switching Characteristics: To understand the switching characteristics of MOSFET, let us refresh about the equivalent model of the MOSFET. The simple equivalent circuit for a n-channel MOSFET is given below, Here CGS =...

Chopper Control Techniques – Chopper Control Methods

Chopper Control Strategies: We have discussed about the basics of chopper in our previous posts. In this post let us see about various control techniques for chopper circuits. So what is meant by control strategies...