High frequency high power converters for industrial applications

Davari, Pooya (2013) High frequency high power converters for industrial applications. PhD by Publication, Queensland University of Technology.

Abstract

The main contribution of this project was to investigate power electronics technology in designing and developing high frequency high power converters for industrial applications. Therefore, the research was conducted at two levels; first at system level which mainly encapsulated the circuit topology and control scheme and second at application level which involves with real-world applications. Pursuing these objectives, varied topologies have been developed and proposed within this research. The main aim was to resolving solid-state switches limited power rating and operating speed while increasing the system flexibility considering the application characteristics. The developed new power converter configurations were applied to pulsed power and high power ultrasound applications for experimental validation.

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ID Code: 62896
Item Type: QUT Thesis (PhD by Publication)
Supervisor: Ghosh, Arindam & O'Shea, Peter
Keywords: power electronics, pulsed power, high voltage pulse generator, high frequency converter, exhaust gas treatment, plasma lamp, high power ultrasound application
Divisions: Current > Schools > School of Electrical Engineering & Computer Science
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Science & Engineering Faculty
Institution: Queensland University of Technology
Deposited On: 25 Sep 2013 06:31
Last Modified: 09 Sep 2015 21:48

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