- Gives special attention to resonant switching power supplies, a state-of-the-art trend in switching power supply design
- Approaches switching power supplies in an organized way beginning with the advantages of switching supplies and thier basic operating principles
- Explores various configurations of pulse width modulated (PWM) switching supplies and gives readers ideas for the direction of their designs
- Especially useful for practicing design engineers whose primary specialty is not in analog or power engineering fields
Table of Contents
- Why Use Switching Power Supplies? How a Switching Power Supply Works. A Walk Through a Representative Switching Power Supply. Switching Power Supply Topologies. Semiconductors Used in a Switching Power Supply.The Magnetic Components within a Switching Power Supply. Cross-Regulation of the Outputs. Protection. Miscellaneous Topics. Closing the Loop--Feedback and Stability. Resonant Converters. An Introduction. Switching Power Design Examples. Bibliography. Index
About the Author
Martin C. Brown is one of the most active programmers outside of Be porting UNIX applications to the BeOS. He has worked with most varieties of UNIX, Mac, and Windows systems, doing everything from software development to system administration. When he’s not on the job as an IT manager, he is enthusiastically involved in the Be development effort.