Hybrid multilevel power conversion system: a competitive solution for high power applications

@article{Manjrekar1999HybridMP,
  title={Hybrid multilevel power conversion system: a competitive solution for high power applications},
  author={Madhav D. Manjrekar and Peter K. Steimer and T. A. Lipo},
  journal={Conference Record of the 1999 IEEE Industry Applications Conference. Thirty-Forth IAS Annual Meeting (Cat. No.99CH36370)},
  year={1999},
  volume={3},
  pages={1520-1527 vol.3}
}
  • M. ManjrekarP. SteimerT. Lipo
  • Published 3 October 1999
  • Engineering
  • Conference Record of the 1999 IEEE Industry Applications Conference. Thirty-Forth IAS Annual Meeting (Cat. No.99CH36370)
Use of multilevel inverters is becoming popular in recent years for high power applications. Various topologies and modulation strategies have been investigated for utility and drive applications in literature. Trends in power semiconductor technology indicate a trade-off in the selection of power devices in terms of switching frequency and voltage sustaining capability. New power converter topologies permit modular realization of multilevel inverters using a hybrid approach involving… 

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