The M-Shunt Structure Applied to Printed Circuit Boards
Conference: CIPS 2018 - 10th International Conference on Integrated Power Electronics Systems
03/20/2018 - 03/22/2018 at Stuttgart, Deutschland
Proceedings: ETG-Fb. 156: CIPS 2018
Pages: 6Language: englishTyp: PDFPersonal VDE Members are entitled to a 10% discount on this title
Boedeker, Christian; Adelmund, Melanie; Kaminski, Nando (University of Bremen, Bremen, Germany)
Performing high fidelity current measurements without introducing parasitics into the circuit is challenging. The M-shunt concept is coming one step closer to an ideal solution. It merges the best characteristics of the coaxial-shunt and the hairpin- shunt. The M-shunt concept offers the possibility to produce a shunt, which introduces a low inductance into the load circuit, which has a good signal fidelity, which is potentially easy to cool, and which is simple to manufacture, i. e. cost efficient. Several different M-shunt structures were designed on a printed circuit board and were investigated by DC- and pulsed measurements.