Soft Commutation by Y. CheronSoft Commutation by Y. Cheron

Soft Commutation

byY. Cheron

Paperback | October 30, 2012

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The author gives a thorough explanation of soft commutation making use of the concept of duality to explain the principles of the technique and to place it in context in the field of power electronics.
Title:Soft CommutationFormat:PaperbackDimensions:233 pagesPublished:October 30, 2012Publisher:Springer-Verlag/Sci-Tech/TradeLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:9401050384

ISBN - 13:9789401050388

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Table of Contents

Foreword. Constituent parts of static converters. The concept of duality in static converters. Resonant inverters. Soft commutation. Forced commutation. Static conversion through an AC link. Design and applications. Conclusion. Appendix A1: Notation - normalized units. Appendix A2: Small signal analysis and modelling of the series resonant converter operating above the natural frequency. Appendix A3: Detailed analysis of the series resonant converter operating above the natural frequency. Appendix A4: Optical control of the series resonant converter. Appendix A5: Phase shift control. Appendix A6: Controlled rectification and reversibility. References. Index.

Editorial Reviews

It provides a thorough...insight in to the design of resonant mode converters and the use of soft commutation techniques to minimise stress on the switching components. - New Electronics