1. Electronic Power Conversion

  1. Amirnaser Yazdani1 and
  2. Reza Iravani2

Published Online: 23 MAR 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470551578.ch1

Voltage-Sourced Converters in Power Systems: Modeling, Control, and Applications

Voltage-Sourced Converters in Power Systems: Modeling, Control, and Applications

How to Cite

Yazdani, A. and Iravani, R. (2010) Electronic Power Conversion, in Voltage-Sourced Converters in Power Systems: Modeling, Control, and Applications, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470551578.ch1

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of Western Ontario, Canada

  2. 2

    University of Toronto, Canada

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 23 MAR 2010
  2. Published Print: 25 JAN 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470521564

Online ISBN: 9780470551578

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Keywords:

  • electronic power conversion and power-electronic converters;
  • electronic converter applications in power systems;
  • classification of power-electronic converters

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Power-Electronic Converters and Converter Systems

  • Applications of Electronic Converters in Power Systems

  • Power-Electronic Switches

  • Classification of Converters

  • Voltage-Sourced Converter (VSC)

  • Basic Configurations

  • Scope of the Book