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A DC-Autotransformer based Multilevel Inverter for Automotive Applications

  title={A DC-Autotransformer based Multilevel Inverter for Automotive Applications},
  author={Ferdinand Grimm and John Wood and Mehdi Baghdadi},
This paper proposes a novel multilevel inverter for automotive applications. The topology consists of a modular DCDC converter and a tap selector, where the DC-DC converter provides several DC-output levels and the tap selector produces an AC signal by choosing different DC-output signals from the DC-DC converter. To produce the DC-levels, the DC-DC converter consists of a modular structure where the modules are connected in series. The novelty is that the modules are connected both… 

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