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Electric energy conversion systems

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Max amount of FITech students: 30

Persons without a valid study right to a Finnish university have preference to this course.

Electric energy conversion is needed in various fields, like marine vessels, hybrid off-road machinery, electric transport vehicles, microgrid systems, electrochemical energy storages and various industrial processes. Basic understanding and knowledge of electric conversion solutions are needed in many engineering fields. This course gives an overview of modern electrical energy conversion technologies and introduces various interesting applications.

After completing the course the students

  • know the most relevant electrical power conversion solutions in industrial and power system applications.
  • get knowledge of system topologies, main components and control principles in the selected application fields.
  • are able to make basic system design, component selection and dimensioning according to application specifications.

Teaching methods

Online course with distant learning, video lectures, homework, seminar work and an electronic exam. Electronic exam can be made in several universities provided by the EXAM rooms. Assessment is based on homework, seminar and the electronic exam.

More information in LUT University’s Sisu course page.

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Responsible teacher

LUT University
Olli Pyrhönen, Professor

Contact person for applications

FITech Network University
Fanny Qvickström, Student services specialist
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Applications and technologies of energy storages
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General prerequisites:
Basic knowledge in electrical drives.
Course suitable for:
Future energy storage professionals
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