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    Modern Power Electronic Devices

    Physics, applications, and reliability  
    Francesco Iannuzzo  2020

    Power devices are key to modern power systems, performing functions such as inverting and changing voltages, buffering and switching. Following a device-centric approach, this book covers power electronic applications, semiconductor physics, materials science, application engineering, and key technologies such as MOSFET, IGBT and WBG.

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    Electricity Distribution Network Design, 2nd Edition

    E. Lakervi, E.J. Holmes  2003

    This second edition deals with the planning and design of modern distribution systems, as opposed to more general aspects of transmission and generation and updates its treatment of computer-based planning and reliability. It also covers the implications of international standards, network information systems and distribution automation.

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    Expected by: 01 August 2021

    Model Predictive Control for Microgrids

    From power electronic converters to energy management  
    Jiefeng Hu, Josep M. Guerrero, Syed Islam  2021

    Model predictive control (MPC) is a method for controlling a process while satisfying a set of constraints. The use of MPC for controlling power systems has been gaining traction in recent years. This work presents the use of MPC for distributed renewable power generation in microgrids.

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    Expected by: 01 July 2021

    Utility-scale Wind Turbines and Wind Farms

    Ahmad Vasel-Be-Hagh, David S.-K. Ting  2021

    Wind power is a pillar of low emission energy systems. Many recent advances have been achieved in multiple aspects of utility-scale wind power. This structured review conveys recent progress involving aerodynamics, layout, control, environmental concerns, forecasting and intermittency, combination with PV and offshore farms.

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    Expected by: 01 July 2021

    Lithium-ion Batteries Enabled by Silicon Anodes

    Chunmei Ban, Kang Xu  2021

    Deploying lithium-ion batteries depends on cost-effective materials with high energy and power density to facilitate lower weight. Si-based anode materials offer superior storage capacity. This reference presents current knowledge about the use of silicon and its derivates for Li-ion batteries.

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    Expected by: 01 August 2021

    SiC Power Module Design

    Performance, robustness and reliability  
    Alberto Castellazzi, Andrea Irace  2021

    Wide Bandgap semiconductor devices offer higher efficiency, smaller size, less weight, and longer lifetime, with applications in power grid electronics and electromobility. This book describes the state of advanced packaging solutions for novel wide-band-gap semiconductors, specifically silicon carbide (SiC) MOSFETs and diodes.

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    Reliability of Power Electronics Converters for Solar Photovoltaic Applications

    Frede Blaabjerg, Ahteshamul Haque, Huai Wang, Zainul Abdin Jaffery, Yongheng Yang  2021

    A hands-on, case study-backed reference of control strategies, fault classification mechanisms, and reliability analysis methods for PV modules, power electronic converters, and grid-connected PV systems. Written by an international team of researchers with excellent backgrounds in academia and industry.

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    Expected by: 01 August 2021

    Silicon Solar Cell Metallization and Module Technology

    Thorsten Dullweber, Loic Tous  2021

    Metallization is a key step in manufacturing of efficient and reliable solar cells. Written by world-wide renowned experts, this work covers metallization technologies, before describing ongoing R&D activities for the most relevant silicon solar cells metallization technologies. Later chapters deal with aspects of solar cell modules.

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    Expected by: 21 July 2021

    Hydrogen Passivation and Laser Doping for Silicon Solar Cells

    Brett Hallam, Catherine Chan  2021

    Photovoltaic electricity generation is a rapidly growing industry, and a key pillar of a decarbonized energy system. Lasers are used to dope the semiconductor layers in solar cells, and it is necessary to passivate these laser-induced structures to prevent premature charge carrier recombination. This book conveys passivation techniques.