Design, Simulation and Development of Current Source Multilevel Inverter

  • Akashkumar TarpadaEmail author
  • Karan Chatrani
  • Mulav P. Rathod
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering book series (LNEE, volume 608)


As multilevel inverter delivers benefits on harmonic reduction as well as increase the output rating, current source multilevel inverter is presented in this research paper with seven numbers of switches. For the given topology, the intermediate I/2 current level is one of the major challenges. Simulation and experimental results are presented here to confirm the operation of five-level CSMLI. For, higher power rating superconducting magnetic material used to design and development of current sharing as well as current source inductors. This has some advantages in some circumstances like higher rating of power compare to VSI, inherent four quadrant operation of motor, direct output current controlling, etc.


Power electronics Multilevel Current source Inverter 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Akashkumar Tarpada
    • 1
    Email author
  • Karan Chatrani
    • 1
  • Mulav P. Rathod
    • 2
  1. 1.Electrical Engineering Department, Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Institute of TechnologyGujarat Technological UniversityAhmedabadIndia
  2. 2.Electrical Engineering DepartmentSardar Vallabhbhai Patel Institute of TechnologyVadodaraIndia

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