1.1 Introduction to Power Electronics - Overview
This overview highlights the importance of power electronics in our everyday lives. TI's Ryan Manack defines both power and energy and discusses how energy sources are converted into electricity, and distributed in macro and micro settings. Power distribution creates the need for better power conversion, including voltage regulators and linear regulators.
View the other Introduction to Power Electronics courses:
- Download TI's latest Power Management Guide to discover the latest DC/DC converters, linear regulators and battery management ICs.
- Design a complete power system with TI's easy-to-use WEBENCH® design tools.
- Jump start your design process by searching through an extensive library of TI Design power reference designs.