This book deals with the rudimentary concept of Power Electronics and covers the syllabus of Bachelor of Electrical Engineering of Rajasthan Technical University, Kota and MPUAT, Udaipur. All the chapters are provided with a large number of solved problems to help the students to develop a sound understanding of the basics concepts discussed. Silent Features: * Easy to understand language * Detailed analysis and explanation of mechanism of the electrical wave forms of power electronic circuits is presented to facilitate easier understanding of typical power electronics concepts. * Ready to use MATLAB/simulink based programmes and simulation of various power electronic circuits have been introduced. * Solid state switching for convertor has been greatly simplified.