Ahmed, R.A. and Mekhilef, Saad and Ping, H.W.
(2010)
*New multilevel inverter topology with minimum number of switches.*
In: 2010 IEEE Region 10 Conference, TENCON 2010, Fukuoka.

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## Abstract

This paper presents two types of multilevel inverters, known as symmetrical and asymmetrical multilevel inverter. Both types are very effective and efficient for improving the quality of the inverter output voltage. Firstly, we describe briefly the structural parts of the inverter then switching strategy and operational principles of the proposed inverter are explained and operational topologies are given. The proposed topology reduces the number of switches, losses, installation area and converter cost. Finally, the simulation results are provided to validate the proposed theory.

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Additional Information: | Conference code: 83758 Cited By (since 1996): 1 Export Date: 16 November 2012 Source: Scopus Art. No.: 5686368 CODEN: 85QXA doi: 10.1109/TENCON.2010.5686368 Language of Original Document: English Correspondence Address: Ahmed, R. A.; Department of Electrical Engineering, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia; email: RokanL4@yahoo.com References: Beser, E., Camur, S., Arifoglu, B., Beser, E.K., Design and application of a novel structure and topology for multilevel inverter (2008) Proc. 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Uncontrolled Keywords: | Asymmetrical multilevel inverter, Bidirectional switch, Cascade Multilevel Inverter (CMLI), Total Harmonic Distortion (THD), Cascade multilevel inverter, Multilevel inverter, Multilevel inverter topology, Number of switches, Operational principles, Output voltages, Simulation result, Structural parts, Switching strategies, Harmonic distortion, Topology, Wave filters, Electric inverters. |

Subjects: | T Technology > TA Engineering (General). Civil engineering (General) T Technology > TK Electrical engineering. Electronics Nuclear engineering |

Divisions: | Faculty of Engineering |

Depositing User: | Mr Jenal S |

Date Deposited: | 14 Feb 2013 00:50 |

Last Modified: | 25 Oct 2019 03:54 |

URI: | http://eprints.um.edu.my/id/eprint/4828 |

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