Power Electronics: Limiting the Overshoot on IGBT during Turn-Off Using Stray Inductance


Jean-Marc Cyr is Power Electronics Designer at TM4 inc. He has fifteen years of experience in power electronics including ten years in motor drive design. The main area he worked in was motor drive designing, EMI and control strategy. Mr. Cyr is also expert in hard and soft commutations switching power supplies. He participated in six patented inventions, including three that he was the first inventor and he is the author of seven publications in the area of power electronics. He obtained a master’s degree in power electronics in 1991 and a bachelor in electrical engineering in 1988.