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Non-isolated Sextuple Output Hybrid Triad Converter Configurations for High Step-Up Renewable Energy Applications

  • Padmanaban SanjeevikumarEmail author
  • Mahajan Sagar Bhaskar
  • Pranav Dhond
  • Frede Blaabjerg
  • Michael Pecht
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Part of the Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering book series (LNEE, volume 436)

Abstract

This article presents a new non-isolated DC-DC sextuple output hybrid triad converter configurations for high step-up renewable energy applications. Total 8 (eight) converters configurations are obtained by combining SEPIC/SI-SEPIC, Cuk/SI-Cuk, and Boost/SI-Boost which is highly suitable for step-up renewable applications where DC-DC multi-output converters/choppers are needed; such as a solar multilevel DC-AC converter (MLI), HVDC, hybrid/electric and electric vehicles. The most important characteristics of the proposed converter configurations are (i) only one power control semiconductor switch, (ii) offer six different DC outputs with different conversion ratio, (iii) non-isolated (without transformers) Converter topologies, (iv) high voltage at the output side without using large duty cycle and (v) modular DC-DC converter structure. The simulation results are presented and it validates the practicability, functionality, and the idea of suggested sextuple output hybrid triad converter configuration.

Keywords

Sextuple output Triad converter configurations Non-isolated Single control switch High step-up Renewable applications 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Padmanaban Sanjeevikumar
    • 1
    • 2
    Email author
  • Mahajan Sagar Bhaskar
    • 3
  • Pranav Dhond
    • 3
  • Frede Blaabjerg
    • 4
  • Michael Pecht
    • 5
  1. 1.Department of Electrical and Electronics EngineeringUniversity of South AfricaAuckland ParkSouth Africa
  2. 2.Research and Development (R & D)Ohm TechnologiesChennaiIndia
  3. 3.Department of Electrical and Electronics (EE) EngineeeringMarathwada Institute of Technology (MIT)AurangabadIndia
  4. 4.Center for Reliable Power Electronics (CORPE), Department of Energy TechnologyAalborg UniversityAalborgDenmark
  5. 5.Center for Advanced Life Cycle Engineering (CALCE)University of MarylandCollege ParkUSA

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