Title

An accurate solution to line harmonic distortion produced by AC/DC converters with overlap and DC ripple

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

5-1993

Publication Title

IEEE Transactions on Industry Applications

Volume

29

First page number:

536

Last page number:

540

Abstract

A method to determine harmonic distortion levels produced by AC/DC converters with overlap and DC current ripple is provided. The exact values of individual harmonic magnitudes are calculated easily from waveform discontinuity points by using algebraic additions instead of integrations. The total harmonic distortion (THD) of the line voltage at the coupling point is expressed in closed form. The expressions derived can be used with confidence when investigating accurate harmonic levels produced by converter-fed DC drives.

Keywords

Electric circuits--Alternating current; Harmonics (Electric waves); Phase converters; Phase distortion (Electronics)

Disciplines

Controls and Control Theory | Electrical and Computer Engineering | Electronic Devices and Semiconductor Manufacturing | Power and Energy | Signal Processing

Language

English

Permissions

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Identifier

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/28.222423

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