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Prof. Dr.-Ing.

Frank Hinrichsen

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Short description
In teaching, I represent the fundamentals of electrical engineering, power electronics and high-voltage engineering at Flensburg University of Applied Sciences. My research interests are power electronics in the fields of drive technology and grid feeding of regenerative energies.
Dipl.-Ing. Electrical Engineering, Technical University of Braunschweig, 1999
Dr.-Ing. Electrical Engineering, Technical University of Braunschweig, 2008
Developer medium voltage power electronics (2007 - 2009)
Hardware developer and HW development manager (2009 - 2014)
Prof. for electrical power engineering (2014 - heute)

Research data

Research level
Area of research
Energy engineering ,
Research topic
Medium voltage power converter, drive power converter
Research institute
Flensburg University of Applied Sciences
Research institute location
Department 2: Energy and Life Science

Publications and projects

Selected publications
I. Koch, F. Hinrichsen, W.-R. Canders: “Application of SiC-JFETs in Current Source Inverter Topologies”, Proceedings of the 11th European Conference on Power Electronics and Applications (EPE '05), 11–14 Sept. 2005, Dresden, Germany
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Fey, J.-H.; Hinrichsen, F.; Mallwitz, R.: "Study on the total harmonic distortion of a 5-MW wind turbine with modular multilevel converter and development of a demonstrator", NEIS 2017, Hamburg
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Fey, J.-H.; Hinrichsen, F.; Mallwitz, R.: "Real-Time control of a Modular Multilevel Converter via MATLAB/Simulink and EtherCAT fieldbus", PEDG22, Kiel
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Selected sponsored projects
Netzfreundlicher modularer Windenergie-Mittelspannungs-Umrichter mit dezentraler Steuerung, EKSH-Föderprogramm HWT Energie und Klimaschutz
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Mittelspannungsnetznachbildung für die Hochschule Flensburg (MS-Netznachbildung); Landesprogramm Wirtschaft 2014-2020, EFRE-Mittel und Landesmittel nach FIT-Richtlinie
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