Design and Implementation of Two Level and Multilevel Inverter

  • Amruta PattnaikEmail author
  • Shawet Mittal
  • Vinay Gupta
  • Basudev Prasad
  • Akash Kumar Bhoi
Part of the Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering book series (LNEE, volume 436)


This paper deals with the comparative study of two-level inverter and three level inverter (Multilevel Converter) topologies. The multilevel term defines more than two level whose performance is better than the two-level inverter because of lesser harmonics, electromagnetic interference and higher dc link voltages. In this paper, three levels Diode Clamped Multilevel inverter with PWM technique is recommended to improve the performance of inverter. This topology requires fewer apparatuses and therefore the cost and complexity is lesser as compared to other topologies of multilevel inverter.


Multilevel inverter Voltage Source Inverter (VSI) Harmonic reduction MATLAB/Simulink 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Amruta Pattnaik
    • 1
    Email author
  • Shawet Mittal
    • 3
  • Vinay Gupta
    • 2
  • Basudev Prasad
    • 1
  • Akash Kumar Bhoi
    • 4
  1. 1.Department of Energy & EnvironmentTERI UniversityVasant KunjIndia
  2. 2.Department of Physics & Astro-PhysicsUniversity of DelhiDelhiIndia
  3. 3.Department of Electrical & Electronics EngineeringNorthern India Engineering CollegeShastri ParkIndia
  4. 4.Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Research & Development Section, Sikkim Manipal Institute of TechnologySikkim Manipal UniversityRangpoIndia

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