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MOS Controlled Thyristor (MCT)

Introduction:                  Power Semiconductor devices are the heart of the modern Power Electronics Field. Every year the market receives some new developments/enhanced power devices. An MCT-MOS Controlled thyristor...

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Power MOSFET Safe Operating Area (SOA)

Power MOSFET Safe Operating Area The safe operating area determines the current and voltage boundary within which the device can be operated without destructive failure. There are two SOAs: Forward Biased Safe Operating Area...

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Power Diode Structure

Power Diode Structure:                   Power Diode is the two terminal(namely anode and cathode) two layer(P-N) device which is used in most of the power electronics circuits....