A novel full soft-switching resonant power converter for mid-feeder voltage regulation of low voltage distribution network

Ji, Chao and Watson, Alan James and Clare, Jon C. and Johnson, Christopher Mark (2016) A novel full soft-switching resonant power converter for mid-feeder voltage regulation of low voltage distribution network. In: 18th European Conference on Power Electronics and Applications, 5-9 September 2016, Karlsruhe, Germany.

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Abstract

This paper presents a novel resonant based, high power density power electronics converter solution for mid-feeder voltage regulation of a low voltage (LV) distribution network. Owing to the use of high switching frequency operation and a full soft-switching control strategy, the proposed converter is capable of superimposing LV compensation into the feeder voltage, to achieve a significant system effect with a compact system volume and correspondingly smaller absolute power loss.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Additional Information: Published in: 2016 18th European Conference on Power Electronics and Applications (EPE'16 ECCE Europe). Piscataway, N.J. : IEEE, 2016. ISBN 978-9-0758-1524-5. doi: 10.1109/EPE.2016.7695398 ©2016 IEEE. Personal use of this material is permitted. Permission from IEEE must be obtained for all other uses, in any current or future media, including reprinting/republishing this material for advertising or promotional purposes, creating new collective works, for resale or redistribution to servers or lists, or reuse of any copyrighted component of this work in other works.
Keywords: Resonant converter, Soft switching, High frequency power converter
Schools/Departments: University of Nottingham, UK > Faculty of Engineering > Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering
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Depositing User: Burns, Rebecca
Date Deposited: 15 Dec 2016 09:21
Last Modified: 17 Jan 2017 12:17
URI: http://eprints.nottingham.ac.uk/id/eprint/39271

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