Analysis of Single-Phase Voltage-Source Active Rectifier Under PWM

Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 644)


The paper describes single phase voltage source active rectifier intended for electric traction use. The converter pulse width modulation technique is described and analysed in detail. The harmonic analyses of each signals are performed and the results are described. The theoretical conclusions are verified by simulations on developed mathematical model of single phase voltage source active rectifier of rated power of 350 kW. The ideal semiconductor components are expected for the modelling.


Active rectifier PWM Harmonics analyses 



This research has been supported by the Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports of the Czech Republic under the RICE – New Technologies and Concepts for Smart Industrial Systems, Project No. LO1607 and Project No. SGS-2015-038.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Electromechanics and Power ElectronicsUniversity of West BohemiaPilsenCzech Republic
  2. 2.Regional Innovation Centre for Electrical EngineeringUniversity of West BohemiaPilsenCzech Republic

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