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A rectifier is an electrical device that converts alternating current (AC), which periodically reverses direction, to direct current (Pulsating DC), which is in only one direction, and the process is known as rectification. (Wikipedia.org)






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2019 21st European Conference on Power Electronics and Applications (EPE '19 ECCE Europe)

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2019 IEEE Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition (ECCE)

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  • 2018 IEEE Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition (ECCE)

    The scope of ECCE 2018 includes all technical aspects of research, design, manufacture, application and marketing of devices, components, circuits and systems related to energyconversion, industrial power and power electronics.

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    The Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition (ECCE) is focused on research and industrial advancements related to our sustainable energy future. ECCE began as a collaborative effort between two societies within the IEEE: The Power Electronics Society (PELS) and the Industrial Power Conversion Systems Department (IPCSD) of the Industry Application Society (IAS) and has grown to the premier conference to discuss next generation technologies.

  • 2015 IEEE Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition

    The scope of ECCE 2015 includes all technical aspects of research, design, manufacture, application and marketing of devices, components, circuits and systems related to energy conversion, industrial power and power electronics.

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    Those companies who have an interest in selling to: research engineers, application engineers, strategists, policy makers, and innovators, anyone with an interest in energy conversion systems and components.

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    The scope of the congress interests include all technical aspects of the design, manufacture, application and marketing of devices, components, circuits and systems related to energy conversion, industrial power conversion and power electronics.

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    The IEEE Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition (ECCE) will be held in Raleigh, the capital of North Carolina. This will provide a forum for the exchange of information among practicing professionals in the energy conversion business. This conference will bring together users and researchers and will provide technical insight as well.

  • 2011 IEEE Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition (ECCE)

    IEEE 3rd Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition follows the inagural event held in San Jose, CA in 2009 and 2nd meeting held in Atlanta, GA in 2010 as the premier conference dedicated to all aspects of energy processing in industrial, commercial, transportation and aerospace applications. ECCE2011 has a strong empahasis on renewable energy sources and power conditioning, grid interactions, power quality, storage and reliability.

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2019 IEEE Industry Applications Society Annual Meeting

The Annual Meeting is a gathering of experts who work and conduct research in the industrial applications of electrical systems.


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Biomedical Circuits and Systems, IEEE Transactions on

The Transactions on Biomedical Circuits and Systems addresses areas at the crossroads of Circuits and Systems and Life Sciences. The main emphasis is on microelectronic issues in a wide range of applications found in life sciences, physical sciences and engineering. The primary goal of the journal is to bridge the unique scientific and technical activities of the Circuits and Systems ...


Circuits and Systems I: Regular Papers, IEEE Transactions on

Part I will now contain regular papers focusing on all matters related to fundamental theory, applications, analog and digital signal processing. Part II will report on the latest significant results across all of these topic areas.


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Part I will now contain regular papers focusing on all matters related to fundamental theory, applications, analog and digital signal processing. Part II will report on the latest significant results across all of these topic areas.


Device and Materials Reliability, IEEE Transactions on

Provides leading edge information that is critical to the creation of reliable electronic devices and materials, and a focus for interdisciplinary communication in the state of the art of reliability of electronic devices, and the materials used in their manufacture. It focuses on the reliability of electronic, optical, and magnetic devices, and microsystems; the materials and processes used in the ...


Electron Device Letters, IEEE

Publishes original and significant contributions relating to the theory, design, performance and reliability of electron devices, including optoelectronic devices, nanoscale devices, solid-state devices, integrated electronic devices, energy sources, power devices, displays, sensors, electro-mechanical devices, quantum devices and electron tubes.


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IEEE Draft Standard for Traction Power Rectifier Transformers for Substation Applications up to 1500 Volts dc Nominal Output

[] IEEE P1653.1/D7, November 2011, 2012

This standard is a guideline for establishing criteria for Application performance, interchangeability, Tests, Life cycle costs and safety requirements of traction power recitifier transformers, Electrical, mechanical and thermal design, manufacturing, and testing requirements are set forth for traction power rectifier transformers for DC electrification systems. This standard covers Liquid-immersed and Dry-type transformers, including those with Cast coil and Epoxy resin ...


Input stage improved power factor of three phase diode rectifier using hybrid unidirectional rectifier

[{u'author_order': 1, u'affiliation': u'EEE Department, Sathyabama University, Chennai, India', u'authorUrl': u'https://ieeexplore.ieee.org/author/37085680110', u'full_name': u'G. T. Sundar Rajan', u'id': 37085680110}, {u'author_order': 2, u'affiliation': u'EEE Department, Pondicherry Engineering College, India', u'authorUrl': u'https://ieeexplore.ieee.org/author/37085913381', u'full_name': u'C. Christober Asir Rajan', u'id': 37085913381}] International Conference on Nanoscience, Engineering and Technology (ICONSET 2011), 2011

This work describes a method in improving the input current power factor as well as the voltage regulation of a three phase diode rectifier circuit. In this method, a single-switch diode bridge boost-type rectifier in parallel with a pulse width modulation (PWM) three-phase unidirectional boost rectifier are used across the three-phase supply and load. The objective is to obtain a ...


The essence of three-phase PFC rectifier systems

[{u'author_order': 1, u'affiliation': u'Power Electronic Systems Laboratory (PES), ETH Zurich, 8092, Switzerland', u'authorUrl': u'https://ieeexplore.ieee.org/author/37274341100', u'full_name': u'Johann W. Kolar', u'id': 37274341100}, {u'author_order': 2, u'affiliation': u'Power Electronic Systems Laboratory (PES), ETH Zurich, 8092, Switzerland', u'authorUrl': u'https://ieeexplore.ieee.org/author/37391517200', u'full_name': u'Thomas Friedli', u'id': 37391517200}] 2011 IEEE 33rd International Telecommunications Energy Conference (INTELEC), 2011

In this paper, three-phase PFC rectifier topologies with sinusoidal input currents and controlled output voltage are derived from known single-phase PFC rectifier systems and/or passive three-phase diode rectifiers. The systems are classified into hybrid and fully active PWM boost-type or buck-type rectifiers, and their functionality and basic control concepts are briefly described. This facilitates the understanding of the operating principle ...


Current Shaping in a Hybrid 12-Pulse Rectifier Using a Vienna Rectifier

[{u'author_order': 1, u'affiliation': u'Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Isfahan University of Technology, Isfahan, Iran', u'authorUrl': u'https://ieeexplore.ieee.org/author/37085856264', u'full_name': u'Ali Reza Izadinia', u'id': 37085856264}, {u'author_order': 2, u'affiliation': u'Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Isfahan University of Technology, Isfahan, Iran', u'authorUrl': u'https://ieeexplore.ieee.org/author/37270552700', u'full_name': u'Hamid Reza Karshenas', u'id': 37270552700}] IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics, 2018

This paper presents a hybrid rectifier consisting of a 12-pulse rectifier in parallel with a Vienna rectifier. In the proposed structure, the 12-pulse rectifier supplies the bulk power to the load, whereas the Vienna rectifier shapes the input current to reduce its harmonic distortion. The unidirectional power flow of the Vienna rectifier results in undesirable distortion around the current zero ...


Computation of busbars local electromagnetic force densities connected to 3-pulse rectifier load over a complete cycle

[{u'author_order': 1, u'affiliation': u'Electronics Research Institute (ERI), El-Tahrir St., Dokki, Giza, EGYPT', u'authorUrl': u'https://ieeexplore.ieee.org/author/38354200800', u'full_name': u'Mona M. Abd-El-Aziz', u'id': 38354200800}, {u'author_order': 2, u'affiliation': u'Electronics Research Institute (ERI), El-Tahrir St., Dokki, Giza, EGYPT', u'authorUrl': u'https://ieeexplore.ieee.org/author/37590476400', u'full_name': u'Maged N. F. Nashed', u'id': 37590476400}, {u'author_order': 3, u'affiliation': u'Elect. Power and Machines Dept. Faculty of Eng., Cairo University, Giza, EGYPT', u'authorUrl': u'https://ieeexplore.ieee.org/author/37274016600', u'full_name': u'Amr A. Adly', u'id': 37274016600}, {u'author_order': 4, u'affiliation': u'Elect. Power and Machines Dept. Faculty of Eng., Cairo University, Giza, EGYPT', u'authorUrl': u'https://ieeexplore.ieee.org/author/38283738300', u'full_name': u'Essam-El-Din M. Abou-El-Zahab', u'id': 38283738300}] 2008 12th International Middle-East Power System Conference, 2008

All power system substations use three phase parallel busbars in the power distribution between loads. These busbars are subjected to electromagnetic forces which may cause their permanent deformation, break of insulating supports and an excess vibrational stresses applied on the busbars. From the factors affect these forces is whether the busbars currents have harmonic content or not. This paper presents ...


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  • Rectifier Circuits

    This chapter contains sections titled: Elementary rectifier theory, Graphical analysis of rectifier circuits, Assumptions for simplifying analysis, Vacuum- type rectifier with resistance load, Gas-type rectifier with resistance load, Battery-charging rectifiers, Polyphase rectifiers, Bridge, or double-way, rectifier circuits, Rectifiers with a smoothing capacitor, Half-wave rectifier with smoothing inductor, Voltage-multiplying rectifier circuits, Full-wave rectifier with inductor-input filter, Full-wave rectifier with capacitor-input filter, Voltage stabilization by gas-discharge tubes, Electronic voltage stabilizers, Problems

  • SiliconControlled Rectifier

    This chapter contains sections titled: * History * Structure * Characteristics * Applications * Related Devices This chapter contains sections titled: * References ]]>

  • Some Results on Ideal Rectifier CircuitsBell Laboratories Memorandum, June 8, 1955.

    Some results are obtained in the theory of circuits constructed of rectifiers and of rectifiers and relay contacts. Such circuits are shown to be related to partially ordered sets. Upper and lower bounds are found for the number of rectifiers necessary for_n_-terminal rectifier circuits. A duality theorem is obtained. A partly ordered set analyzer is described.

  • Control of an Active Front-End Rectifier

    This chapter contains sections titled: * Introduction * Rectifier Model * Predictive Current Control in an Active Front-End * Predictive Power Control * Predictive Control of an AC-DC-AC Converter * Summary * References

  • Dynamic Average Modelling of Rectifier Loads and AC-DC Converters for Power System Applications

    This chapter presents an overview of dynamic average-modelling of front-end diode rectifier loads and pulse width modulation (PWM) AC-DC converter systems. It also presents a detailed analysis with an overview of all possible modes of operation from open-circuit to short-circuit conditions. The chapter discusses the basic approaches for developing the AVMs. Three selected average-value models (AVMs) are utilized in extracting steady-state operational characteristics of the rectifier system, followed by a comparative analysis of the AVM dynamic orders. The chapter compares the small-signal input/output impedance characteristics predicted by different models. It examines the transient performance of the AVMs for various operating conditions including light and heavy loading conditions, discontinuous and continuous modes, as well as balanced and unbalanced AC side. Finally, the generalization of the analyses is considered for high-pulse-count converters using an example six-phase topology.

  • Controlled-Rectifier Circuits

    This chapter contains sections titled: Critical-grid-voltage curve, Control by direct grid voltage, Control by phase shift of alternating grid voltage, Control by magnitude of a direct grid voltage superposed on an alternating grid voltage, Control by amplitude of an alternating voltage superposed on a lagging voltage, Phase-shifting methods, Ignitron excitation circuits, Problems

  • Fundamentals of Electronics: Book 4 Oscillators and Advanced Electronics Topics

    This book, _Oscillators and Advanced Electronics Topics_, is the final book of a larger, four-book set, Fundamentals of Electronics. It consists of five chapters that further develop practical electronic applications based on the fundamental principles developed in the first three books. This book begins by extending the principles of electronic feedback circuits to linear oscillator circuits. The second chapter explores non-linear oscillation, waveform generation, and waveshaping. The third chapter focuses on providing clean, reliable power for electronic applications where voltage regulation and transient suppression are the focus. Fundamentals of communication circuitry form the basis for the fourth chapter with voltage- controlled oscillators, mixers, and phase-lock loops being the primary focus. The final chapter expands upon early discussions of logic gate operation (introduced in Book 1) to explore gate speed and advanced gate topologies. Fundamentals of Electronics has been designed primarily for use in upper division courses in electronics for electrical engineering students and for working professionals. Typically such courses span a full academic year plus an additional semester or quarter. As such, Oscillators and Advanced Electronics Topics and the three companion book of Fundamentals of Electronics form an appropriate body of material for such courses.

  • Practical Characteristics of LEDs

    The first thing to know about light emitting diodes (LEDs), and all diodes, is that they are current devices, not voltage devices. Power supplies for LEDs are typically designed to drive them with a constant current. For easy estimates, the forward voltage of a diode is a constant. Forward voltage depends on the temperature of the die, and this depends on how big the package is. The same diode in a bigger package will stay cooler, and thus have a higher forward voltage. Rectifier diodes and LEDs fall into the unintentional category. If they conduct in the reverse direction, there is an excellent chance that they have broken. Now with rectifier diodes, there is an easy solution. This chapter talks about quite a number of parameters for LEDs, as well as their temperature variations. Realizing how much the variation in some of these parameters influences performance, manufacturers offer binning.

  • Multipulse SCR Rectifiers

    This chapter provides an overview of six‐pulse SCR rectifier, which is the building block for the multipulse SCR rectifiers, followed by an analysis of 12‐, 18‐, and 24‐pulse rectifiers. It investigates the line current THD and input power factor of these rectifiers, and summarises the results in a graphic format. The line current THD of the 12‐pulse SCR rectifier normally does not satisfy the harmonic guidelines set by IEEE Standard 519‐2014. The chapter presents the multipulse diode rectifiers that are normally used in voltage source inverter (VSI) fed drives while the multipulse SCR rectifiers to be can be used in current source inverter (CSI) based drives. The SCR rectifier provides an adjustable DC current for the CSI which converts the DC current to a three‐phase pulse‐width‐modulated (PWM) AC current with variable magnitude and frequency. With the presence of the line inductance, the commutation of the SCR devices will not complete instantly.

  • Multipulse Diode Rectifiers

    This chapter focuses on the separate‐type multipulse rectifiers, where each of its six‐pulse rectifiers feeds a separate DC load. The main feature of the multipulse rectifier lies in its ability to reduce the line current harmonic distortion. This is achieved by the phase‐shifting transformer, through which some of the low‐order harmonic currents generated by the six‐pulse rectifiers are canceled in the transformer primary winding. The multipulse rectifier has a number of other features. It normally does not require any load commutated (LC) filters or power factor compensators, which leads to the elimination of possible LC resonances. The multipulse diode rectifiers can be classified into two types: series‐type multipulse rectifiers, where all the six‐pulse rectifiers are connected in series on their DC side and separate‐type multipulse rectifiers, where each of the six‐pulse rectifiers feeds a separate DC load.



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IEEE Recommended Practice for Installation, Application, Operation, and Maintenance of Dry-Type General Purpose Distribution and Power Transformers


IEEE Recommended Practice for the Application and Testing of Uninterruptible Power Supplies for Power Generating Stations


IEEE Standard for Low-Voltage DC Power Circuit Breakers Used in Enclosures

Revision to incorporate both 1000V and 1200V maximum design voltage ratings. Review and revise as necessary the requirements for peak current design testing. Revise for metrification requirement.


IEEE Standard for Practices and Requirements for Semiconductor Power Rectifier Transformers Amendment 1: Added Technical and Editorial Corrections


IEEE Standard for Uncontrolled Traction Power Rectifiers for Substation Applications Up to 1500 V DC Nominal Output

This standard covers the design, manufacturing, and testing unique to the application of uncontrolled semiconductor power rectifiers for direct current (dc)-supplied transportation substation applications up to 1500 V dc nominal output.


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