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Author Viswanathan, K. ♦ Oruganti, R. ♦ Srinivasan, D.
Sponsorship IEEE Power Electon. Soc
Source IEEE Xplore Digital Library
Content type Text
Publisher Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. (IEEE)
File Format PDF
Copyright Year ©2004
Language English
Subject Domain (in DDC) Natural sciences & mathematics ♦ Physics ♦ Electricity & electronics ♦ Technology ♦ Engineering & allied operations ♦ Applied physics
Subject Keyword Inductors ♦ Rectifiers ♦ Steady-state ♦ Switches ♦ Shape control ♦ Voltage control ♦ Meetings ♦ Power electronics ♦ Energy storage ♦ Power system harmonics
Abstract This paper proposes a simple and effective control method for unity-power-factor rectifiers based on cascade buck-boost (CBB) converter. The proposed "dual-mode" control method effectively exploits the additional degree of control freedom provided by the CBB converter and achieves sinusoidal input current while providing a tight output voltage regulation. In addition, the control method also de-couples the output voltage control loop from the often-slow input-current-reference generator, resulting in excellent output voltage dynamic response. The theoretical analysis, choice of circuit elements, and the applicable range of operating conditions of the proposed control scheme are also presented in the paper. Excellent steady-state and transient performance of the converter are demonstrated through simulation and experimental results. A qualitative comparison of the converter performance with the popular PFC converters has also been done.
Description Author affiliation: Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Nat. Univ. of Singapore, Singapore (Viswanathan, K.; Oruganti, R.; Srinivasan, D.)
ISBN 0780383990
ISSN 02759306
Educational Role Student ♦ Teacher
Age Range above 22 year
Educational Use Research ♦ Reading
Education Level UG and PG
Learning Resource Type Article
Publisher Date 2004-06-20
Publisher Place Germany
Rights Holder Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. (IEEE)
Size (in Bytes) 556.92 kB
Page Count 7
Starting Page 2178
Ending Page 2184


Source: IEEE Xplore Digital Library