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Progress your career by learning the fundamentals of power electronics like power management, portable power, computer systems, medical applications, spacecraft systems, renewable energy & utilities. The Power Electronics MasterTrack is offered by Coursera in partnership with University of Colorado Boulder.

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Overview

Power electronics is a key enabling technology in essentially all electronic systems and is increasingly important in the grid interface of renewable energy sources and in efficient electrical loads. The Power Electronics MasterTrack is offered by Coursera in partnership with University of Colorado Boulder.

There is, accordingly, a growing need for design engineers equipped with knowledge and skills to actively participate in multidisciplinary teams.

The MS-EE on Coursera covers switching power supplies, DC-DC converters, inverters, power factor correction converters, and LED lighting drivers. 

The power electronics curriculum emphasizes fundamentals and applications in the power electronics field. This domain competency applies to end markets such as power management, portable power, computer systems, medical applications, spacecraft power systems, the automotive industry, renewable energy, and the utilities.

What Will You Learn

  • Design-oriented analysis
  • Energy efficiency, power density, and cost trade-offs
  • Renewable energy applications
  • Converter control techniques
  • Input filter design
  • Digital control of switched-mode power converters
  • Design of converter power stage, gate drivers, and magnetics

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Introduction to Power Electronics
  • Converter Circuits
  • Converter Control
  • Magnetics Design
  • Averaged Switch Modeling and Simulation
  • Technical Design-Oriented Analysis
  • Input Filter Design
  • Current-mode Control
  • Mod/Ctrl 1-Phase Rect/Inv
  • Power Electronics Capstone Project

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 9 months

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.

Language

English

Credits

9 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

Intermediate Level

  • Knowledge of circuits and electrical engineering fundamentals at the level of an undergraduate EE major.

Tuition Fee

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Funding

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