Archive for August, 2016

Feedback from the Camarillo Course Digital Control of Power Electronics

August 30, 2016 by Hamish Laird

Course survey feedback We did a survey of what people thought of the course and here are a few  responses “Had very high expectations of this course. Hamish delivered. Excellent for power engineers who are starting digital power. Thanks for putting this on…I only regret it is a 3 day course. I could sit here for […]

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Latching digital PWM – good feature or bad feature

August 7, 2016 by Hamish Laird

  This from a discussion in the Digital Power Electronics Control Group on Linkedin  ‘I was wondering if you could explain what you mean by “…ensuring that the PWM does not latch at the switching speed (very important for wide bandwidth)”. Isn’t the PWM comparator by nature a latch? Are you implying for best performance one […]

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Can I attend the digital power course remotely – Digital Power Electronics Control Training

August 4, 2016 by Hamish Laird

Remote Attendance of the Digital Power Electronics Control Training Course We got this question about the digital power electronics control training course “Can I attend the Digital Control of Power Electronics Course remotely via the web or something like that?” We do run webinars and they seem to be well received. However we don’t know that […]

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On the course do you address the issues that occur in digital control teams between software engineers and power electronics hardware engineers

August 2, 2016 by Hamish Laird

How do hardware and software engineers talk to each other? This is the extract from a recent conversation on LinkedIn between power electronics engineers of all different flavors.  It sums up beautifully the issues between hardware and software engineers in digital power electronics control developments. (Names shortened to protect the innocent.) D. H. ‘Y. & […]

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