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How to calculate devices losses with a "Thermal Model" ?

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Hello. I am trying to simulate a total losses on IGBT with the open model "Buck Converter with Thermal Model". I received a message "Error evaluating parameter 'Thermal description' in component buck_converter_with_thermal_model/IGBT1: The value assigned to custom variable 'Rgoff' is not a finite scalar," when I click on the simulated button. The IGBT component was replaced by a open IGBT model with "IKQ100N120CH7". Does it mean I should delete the "Rgoff" parameter ? How can I solve this problem ?

asked Jul 18, 2023 by OuT (15 points)

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You need to provide a numerical value to the Gate (on) and Gate (off) resistance parameters in the IGBT mask (Thermal tab):

answered Jul 18, 2023 by Kris Eberle (1,607 points)
selected Jul 19, 2023 by OuT