Thursday, 27 June 2019
Power Converter Technology for Industrial Induction Heating
The aim of the Seminar is to highlight the present technology in converter design for induction heating applications from the fundamentals to the state-of the art, covering the following subjects 1) The Heating Inductor, 2) The Heating Resonant Tank 3) Basics on Power Switches in Resonant Inverters and its Classification 4) Commutation Cells & Parasitic Elements 5) Voltage-fed Resonant Inverters, 6) Current-fed Resonant Inverters.
Prof. Dr. Enrique J. Dede is the full Professor in Power Electronics at the University of Valencia since 1991, former Principal R&D Advisor and later Corporate Technology Senior Principal at the company GH Electrotermia S.A. He is also serving as the Vice- President of the European Power Electronics Association (EPE) and was the General Chair of the European Power Electronics Conference-EPE 2009- held in Barcelona (Spain), with more than 1.000 delegates. He holds several international patents on high frequency inverters for induction heating and has written more than 300 papers in the field of Power Electronics. He has more than 30 years’ experience in the field of Power Electronics and particularly in the design of high frequency inverters for induction heating, telecom power supplies and recently in the conception and design fast chargers for electro-mobility.