Please take a minute to review and accept our Terms of Use.
Welcome to the PLECS User Forum, where you can ask questions and receive answers from other members of the community.

Many technical questions regarding PLECS are answered on the Technical Solutions page of our website. Tutorial videos, specific application examples, and pre-recorded webinars are available on our YouTube page. Please follow us on LinkedIn for the latest Plexim news.

how to model the losses for the mosfet with the body diode?

0 votes
How to include the reverse recovery losses of the body diode in a mosfet, e.g. SiC mosfet?

In the model of the mosfet with diode there is no posibility of entering the reverse recovery losses. The question is then: how to accurately include this losses in the simulation model?

Many thanks
asked Jun 26, 2023 by Sebastian Rosado (12 points)

1 Answer

0 votes

Hello, as per the below screenshot of the PLECS User Manual on this topic, you can enter the body diode Err losses in the left half plane (negative currents) of the Turn-off losses table:

answered Jun 26, 2023 by Kris Eberle (1,583 points)