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Unformatted text preview: bject of Power Electronics. He is with IXYS Corporation, 3540 Bassett Street, Santa Clara, CA 95054, U.S.A. Email: [email protected] DISCLAIMER Although information furnished here is believed to be accurate and reliable, authors assume no responsibility for the consequences of its use; nor for any infringement of patents or other rights of third parties, which may result from its use. AUTHORS BIOGRAPHIES Mr. Ralph E. Locher earned his BS (Physics) from Rensselaer, Troy, NY in 1961 and his MS (EE) from Case-Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio in 1965. He worked for General Electric for many years and was a contributing author of GE “SCR Manual”. He has published many papers, while working for Fairchild Electronics, National Semiconductor, Power Integration, and IXYS Corporation. He is currently the Director of Applications Engineering at IXYS Corporation, Santa Clara, CA. 95054, USA. Email: [email protected] Mr. Abhijit D. Pathak received his B. E. (Electrical Engineering) from M. S. University, Baroda, India in 1966. He obtained his MS (EE) degree from University of Rhode Island, Kingston, R. I., U.S.A. in 1971. From 1968 to 1973 he worked in USA in the areas of development of D.C. Drives, high frequency high Voltage Inverters, precision instrumentation and measurement systems and their applications in industry. In 1973, he returned to India and joined Indian Space Research Organization (Govt. of India) as a Senior Scientist/Engineer. At I.S.R.O. he project engineered development of a number of large electronic systems for the first time in the country under sponsorship of Dept. of Electronics, Govt. of India. He wrote a number of technical papers, while at I.S.R.O. Subsequently, in 1981, he started working in private sector and developed a number of industrial systems, including AC Variable Frequency Drives, UPS Systems, Inverters, Temperature Controllers, I/P (Current to Pressure) Converters and Float-cum-boost chargers. He also taught Final Year Degree program at the Unive...
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