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Author Ooi, B.-T. ♦ Dai, S.-Z. ♦ Wang, X.
Source IEEE Xplore Digital Library
Content type Text
Publisher Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. (IEEE)
File Format PDF
Copyright Year ©1991
Language English
Subject Domain (in DDC) Technology ♦ Engineering & allied operations ♦ Applied physics
Subject Keyword Solid state circuits ♦ Pulse width modulation ♦ Valves ♦ Space vector pulse width modulation ♦ EPROM ♦ Voltage-controlled oscillators ♦ Feedback loop ♦ Voltage control ♦ Frequency control ♦ Counting circuits
Abstract Laboratory research on the series-type solid-state variable capacitive reactance compensators based on (1) the voltage-source converter topology and (2) the current-source converter topology is reported. The two topologies are circuit duals of each other and are studied together to evaluate their relative merits. The capacitive reactance compensators are based on GTOs, which have both gate-turn-on and gate-turn-off capabilities, operated under pulse width modulation (PWM). The practicality of the concepts is demonstrated by 1 kVA size bipolar transistors converters as laboratory models of the GTO stations. After experimental demonstration, the research is followed by digital simulations.
Description Author affiliation: McGill Univ., Montreal, Que., Canada (Ooi, B.-T.; Dai, S.-Z.; Wang, X.)
ISBN 0780302192
Educational Role Student ♦ Teacher
Age Range above 22 year
Educational Use Research ♦ Reading
Education Level UG and PG
Learning Resource Type Article
Publisher Date 1991-09-22
Rights Holder Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. (IEEE)
Size (in Bytes) 549.76 kB
Page Count 6
Starting Page 972
Ending Page 977


Source: IEEE Xplore Digital Library