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    • Diode-assisted gate turn-off thyristor 

      Virginia Tech Intellectual Properties, Inc.; Li, Yuxin; Huang, Alex Q.; Motto, Kevin (United States Patent and Trademark Office, 2002-07-30)
      A gate-controlled switch includes a gate turn-off thyristor in series with a diode. By using the diode in series with the GTO, the switch significantly increases the turn-off voltage that can be used for the current ...
    • Innovative GTO Thyristor Based Switches Through Unity Gain Turn-Off 

      Li, Yuxin (Virginia Tech, 1997-09-22)
      The Gate Turn-Off (GTO) Thyristor has the best voltage blocking and current conducting capabilities among all known high power semiconductor devices. To improve its dynamic performances to meet the increased demand in ...
    • Innovative GTO Thyristor Based Switches Through Unity Gain Turn-Off 

      Li, Yuxin (Virginia Tech, 2000-09-22)
      The Gate Turn-Off (GTO) Thyristor has the best voltage blocking and current conducting capabilities among all known high power semiconductor devices. To improve its dynamic performances to meet the increased demand in ...