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LABORATORY OF POWER ELECTRONICS

POWER ELECTRONIC AND CONTROL

RESEARCH, ENGINEERING AND EDUCATION

  

AGH

 AGH University of Science and Technology

EAIiIB  Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Automatics,  Computer Science and Biomedical Engineering
KEASPE
 Department of Power Electronics and Energy  Control Systems
Al. Mickiewicza 30, 30-059 Kraków Poland

 Tel: +48 12 617 4056
 E-mail: pelab@agh.edu.pl

 

LABORATORY DIRECTOR: Robert Stala, dr hab. inż., profesor nadzw. AGH

-          Deputy Dean of Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Automatics, Computer Science and Biomedical Engineering AGH UST University

-          Associate member of Section of Power Electronics and Electrical Drives Committee on Electrical Engineering Polish Academy of Sciences

-         Associate Editor of Power Electronic And Drive Journal (PE&D)

 

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SCOPE OF COMPETENCE:

-           Design and control of SMPS converter    

-           MOSFET, IGBT, SiC, GaN and thyristor-based converters

-           Digital control focusing on DSP and FPGA

-           Laboratory setup of power converters for research and testing

-            SPICE simulations

-            PCB design for power circuits and control

SWITCHED-CAPACITOR POWER CONWERTERS - Top papers

 R. Stala, S. Piróg, A. Penczek, A. Kawa, Z. Waradzyn, A. Mondzik, A. Skała, “A family of high-power multilevel switched capacitor-based resonant DC-DC converters – operational parameters and novel concepts of topologies”, Bulletin of the Polish Academy of Sciences Technical Sciences, 65(5), pp. 639-651, Oct. 2017.
doi: https://doi.org/10.1515/bpasts-2017-0069

A. Kawa and R. Stala, "Bidirectional multilevel switched-capacitor resonant converter based on SiC MOSFET switches," 2017 19th European Conference on Power Electronics and Applications (EPE'17 ECCE Europe), Warsaw, Poland, 2017, pp. P.1-P.10.
URL: http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/stamp/stamp.jsp?tp=&arnumber=8099148&isnumber=8098914

Z. Waradzyn, R. Stala, A. Mondzik, A. Penczek, A. Skala and S. Pirog, "Efficiency Analysis of MOSFET-Based Air-Choke Resonant DC–DC Step-Up Switched-Capacitor Voltage Multipliers," in IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics, vol. 64, no. 11, pp. 8728-8738, Nov. 2017.
doi:10.1109/TIE.2017.2698368

Z. Waradzyn, R. Stala, A. Mondzik, A. Piróg S. (2017) Switched Capacitor-Based Power Electronic Converter—Optimization of High Frequency Resonant Circuit Components. In: Kabziński J. (eds) Advanced Control of Electrical Drives and Power Electronic Converters. Studies in Systems, Decision and Control, vol 75. Springer, Cham
doi: 10.1007/978-3-319-45735-2_15

A. Kawa, R. Stala, A. Mondzik, S. Piróg, A. Penczek, “High-power thyristor-based DC-DC switched-capacitor voltage multipliers: basic concept and novel derived topology with reduced number of switches,” IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics, 2016 vol. 31 no. 10, s. 6797–6813.
doi:10.1109/TPEL.2015.2505906

A. Mondzik, Z. Waradzyn, R. Stala and A. Penczek, "High efficiency switched capacitor voltage doubler with planar core-based resonant choke," 10th International Conference on Compatibility, Power Electronics and Power Engineering (CPE-POWERENG), Bydgoszcz, 2016, pp. 402-409.
doi: 10.1109/CPE.2016.7544222



   

SWITCHED-CAPACITOR POWER CONVERTERS – Patents

Stanisław Piróg, Robert Stala, „Układ przekształtnika rezonansowego o przełączanych kondensatorach” — [Diagram of resonance converter with switched capacitors], Akademia Górniczo-Hutnicza im. Stanisława Staszica w Krakowie.
Details: http://bpp.agh.edu.pl/autor/?idA=04003&idform=1&afi=1&f1Search=1&fodR=0&fdoR=2017&fagTP=5
Text: http://patenty.bg.agh.edu.pl/pelneteksty/PL226210B1.pdf

Robert Stala, Stanisław Piróg, Adam Kawa, Zbigniew Waradzyn, Andrzej Mondzik, Adam Penczek, „Sposób sterowania rezonansowego przekształtnika DC-DC o przełączanych kondensatorach” — [Method for controlling the resonance converter of DC-DC with switched capacitors]. Akademia Górniczo-Hutnicza im. Stanisława Staszica w Krakowie.
Details: http://bpp.agh.edu.pl/autor/?idA=04003&idform=1&afi=1&f1Search=1&fodR=0&fdoR=2017&fagTP=5
Text: http://patenty.bg.agh.edu.pl/pelneteksty/PL225082B1.pdf