Fault-Tolerant Performance Enhancement of DC-DC Converters with High-Speed Fault Clearing-unit based Redundant Power Switch Configurations

  title={Fault-Tolerant Performance Enhancement of DC-DC Converters with High-Speed Fault Clearing-unit based Redundant Power Switch Configurations},
  author={Tohid Rahimi and Hossein Khoun Jahan and Armin Abadifard and Mohsen Akbari and Pedram Ghavidel and Masoud Farhadi and Seyed Hossein Hosseini},
  journal={2021 IEEE Electrical Power and Energy Conference (EPEC)},
Fault detection and reconfiguration in fault-tolerant converters may complicated and necessitate using all-purpose microprocessors and high-speed sensors to guarantee the satisfactory performance of power converters. Therefore, providing fault-clearing feature without increasing the processing and sensing burdens and reducing the transition time between faulty to normal state are of great importance. This research proposes a new redundant-switch configuration to address the mentioned challenges… 

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