1200 V-360 A SiC Power Module with Phase Leg Clustering Concept for Low Parasitic Inductance and High Speed Switching
Conference: CIPS 2014 - 8th International Conference on Integrated Power Electronics Systems
02/25/2014 - 02/27/2014 at Nuremberg, Germany
Proceedings: ETG-Fb. 141: CIPS 2014
Pages: 7Language: englishTyp: PDFPersonal VDE Members are entitled to a 10% discount on this title
Takao, Kazuto; Shinohe, Takashi (Corporate Research & Development Center, Toshiba Corporation, Kawasaki, Japan)
Yamamoto, Takashi; Hasegawa, Kohei; Ishida, Masaaki (Corporate Manufacturing Engineering Center, Toshiba Corporation, Yokohama, Japan)
A novel packaging structure for large current rating silicon carbide (SiC) power module has been developed based on a phase leg clustering concept. A prototype 1200 V-360 A SiC power module is developed using SiC-MOSFETs and SiC-SBDs and the very low parasitic inductance of 7.8 nH including a DC link capacitor has been achieved. The experimental and circuit simulation results show that the ultra-fast switching can be available owing to the very low parasitic inductance.