A training course from the field of automated driving

Power electronics and inverters

In this training you will gain a comprehensive knowledge of power electronics and inverters and their application in vehicle development.

The course focuses on electromobility, electric powertrains and high voltage components. With the growing influence of electromobility and the increasing prevalence of electric vehicles, a sound understanding of these areas is essential. Both power electronics and inverters are key issues in electromobility, renewable energy and automation.

Electromobility and high voltage components play a strategic role in the future of the automotive industry. This course will enable you to use power electronics and inverters competently in vehicle development.

Target Group

  • Specialists with tasks in the areas of vehicle development, workshops or test benches
  • Managers and team leaders to acquire assessment and decision-making skills

Training Objectives

  • Motivations: E-mobility / electric drivetrain / HV components
  • Strategic relevance (future fields): E-mobility / HV components

Training Content

  • Power electronics components (diode, transistor, thyristor, IGBT)
  • Direct current controller (chopper)
  • Inverters
  • Clocking methods (synchronous and asynchronous clocking)
  • Circuit design (2-level and 3-level inverters)
  • Controls (active short circuit, control method)
  • Cooling process
  • Innovations in the inverter in the traction area (SiC)
  • Effects on the overall system (parasitic effects)
  • Optimization of the overall system

Key Facts

  • Duration: 1 day
  • Number of participants: by arrangement or up to 15 participants
  • Format: Presence, hybrid or online
  • Prerequisites:
    • Attendance of the ‘Power electronics’ training course or comparable prior knowledge
    • Possibility to install the freely available program LTSpice on the participants’ computer
  • Costs: You will receive a detailed offer from us on request
Carolin Jaskolka
Strategic Business Development
+49 173 1707116