Power Electronic Converters

Module Title Power Electronic Converters
Module Type E
CompetencyControl strategies of three-phase inverters and matrix converters
Courses Title Teaching Method SWS Credits Performance requirements/Examination
PWM Control Strategies of Two-Level Inverters
lecture, exercise 1 1
  • exam (70%)
  • tutored project defense (30%)
PWM Control Strategies of Three-Level Inverters lecture, exercise 1 1
Matrix Converters and Their Control Strategies lecture, exercise 1 1
Semester summer
Responsible EL BADSI
Site Sfax
Lecturer(s) Bassem EL BADSI
Badii Bouzidi
Language English
Workload 45 hours course attendance
40 hours tutored project
Credits 3
Recommended Qualifications  -
Learning Outcomes a) PWM Control Strategies of Two-Level Inverters
After the successful participation in the course PWM Control Strategies of Two-Level Inverters the students are able to:
  • make the synthesis and the implementation of different pulse-width modulation (PWM) techniques for the control of three-phase two-level voltage source inverter.
b) PWM Control Strategies of Three-Level Inverters
After the successful participation in the course PWM Control Strategies of Three-Level Inverters the students are able:
  • make the synthesis and the implementation of different PWM techniques for the control of three-phase three-level voltage source inverter.
c) Matrix Converters and their Control Strategies
After the successful participation in the course Matrix Converters and their Control Strategies the students are able:
  • make the modelling and the implementation of different modulation techniques for the control of matrix converters.
Contents a) PWM Control Strategies of Two-Level Inverters
  • Sinusoidal PWM
  • Third Harmonic Injection PWM
  • Conventional Space Vector PWM
  • Bus-Clamping Space Vector PWM
b) PWM Control Strategies of Three-Level Inverters
  • Modelling of Three-Level Inverter
  • Sinusoidal PWM Technique
  • Space Vector PWM Technique
c) Matrix Converters and their Control Strategies
  • Modelling of Matrix Converters
  • Venturini's Modulation Technique
  • Venturini's Optimum Modulation Technique
Media Lectures and presentations, simulation using MATLAB-Simulink.
Literature
  • H. Fang; X. Feng; W. Song; X. Ge; R. Ding, Relationship between Two-Level Space-Vector Pulse-Width Modulation and Carrier-Based Pulse Width Modulation in the Over-Modulation Region, IET Power Electronics, vol. 7, no. 1, pp. 189-199, 2014.
  • R. Baranwal; K. Basu; N. Mohan, Carrier-Based Implementation of SVPWM for Dual Two-Level VSI and Dual Matrix Converter with Zero Common-Mode Voltage, IEEE Trans. on Power Electronics, vol. 30, no. 3, pp. 1471-1487, 2015.
  • J. H.Seo; C. H. Choi; and D. S. Hyun, A New Simplified SV-PWM Method for Three-Level Inverters, IEEE Trans. on Power Electronics, vol. 16, no. 4, pp. 545-550, 2001.
  • K. Gupta and A. M. Khambadkone, A Space Vector PWM Scheme for Multilevel Inverters Based on Two-Level Space Vector PWM, IEEE Trans. on Industrial Electronics, vol. 53, no. 5, pp. 1631-1639, 2006.