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Effect of Control Strategies and Power Take-Off Efficiency on the Power Capture From Sea Waves
The choice of the most suitable control strategy for wave energy converters (WECs) is often evaluated with reference to the sinusoidal assumption for incident waves. Under this hypothesis, linearExpand
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Maximum-Torque-Per-Ampere Operation of Anisotropic Synchronous Permanent-Magnet Motors Based on Extremum Seeking Control
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This paper presents a theoretical analysis of a maximum-torque-per-ampere control strategy based on the extremum seeking control working principle, which provides useful insights for the definition of a systematic and quantitative design procedure. Expand
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Hierarchical Scaled-States Direct Predictive Control of Synchronous Reluctance Motor Drives
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This paper presents the design and experimental validation of a finite-state direct predictive control (DPC) for synchronous reluctance motor (SynRM) drives. Expand
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Analysis of power extraction from irregular waves by all-electric power take off
The choice of the most suitable control strategy for Wave Energy Converters (WECs) is often evaluated with reference to the sinusoidal assumption for incident waves. Under this hypothesis, linearExpand
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Convergence Analysis and Tuning of a Sliding-Mode Ripple-Correlation MPPT
The development of fast maximum power point tracking (MPPT) algorithms for photovoltaic (PV) systems with high bandwidth and predictable response to irradiation transients is attractive for mobileExpand
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Energy-Efficient Autonomous Solar Water-Pumping System for Permanent-Magnet Synchronous Motors
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This paper presents a novel stand-alone solar-powered water-pumping system based on a permanent-magnet synchronous motor, especially suited for usage in rural or remote areas. Expand
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Automatic Parameter Identification of Inverter-Fed Induction Motors at Standstill
  • M. Carraro, M. Zigliotto
  • Engineering, Computer Science
  • IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics
  • 1 September 2014
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We propose an automatic procedure for the identification of the inverse- Γ equivalent circuit of inverter-fed induction motors (IM) at standstill. Expand
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Theory and implementation of a MTPA tracking controller for anisotropic PM motor drives
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A comprehensive theoretical and experimental validation of the MTPA tracking algorithm based on high frequency signal injection, including the stability numerical proof and an extended batch of commented experimental results. Expand
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Towards the automatic tuning of MTPA algorithms for IPM motor drives
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This paper lays the groundwork for a mathematical analysis of the MTPA convergence and, on these basis, gives some insights and useful hint for the automatic tuning of the algorithm. Expand
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Estimation of the direct-axis inductance in PM synchronous motor drives at standstill
The call for human mobility reduction pushes research in electrical drives towards the implementation of efficient self-commissioning procedures. As a preliminary and crucial step, an accurateExpand
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