2. DC/AC Half-Bridge Converter

  1. Amirnaser Yazdani1 and
  2. Reza Iravani2

Published Online: 23 MAR 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470551578.ch2

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) DC/AC Half-Bridge Converter, in Voltage-Sourced Converters in Power Systems: Modeling, Control, and Applications, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470551578.ch2

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:

  • DC/AC half-bridge converter as building blocks - for multiphase and three-phase, DC/AC voltage-sourced converter (VSC);
  • modeling and control of VSC and VSC-based systems;
  • H-bridge-based multilevel VSC or cascaded H-bridge multilevel VSC

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Converter Structure

  • Principles of Operation

  • Pulse-Width Modulation (PWM)

  • Converter Waveforms

  • Converter Switched Model

  • Converter Averaged Model

  • Nonideal Half-Bridge Converter