Cart (Loading....) | Create Account
Close category search window
 

Modeling the warm-up phase of a high-pressure-lamps lighting network

Sign In

Cookies must be enabled to login.After enabling cookies , please use refresh or reload or ctrl+f5 on the browser for the login options.

Formats Non-Member Member
$31 $13
Learn how you can qualify for the best price for this item!
Become an IEEE Member or Subscribe to
IEEE Xplore for exclusive pricing!
close button

puzzle piece

IEEE membership options for an individual and IEEE Xplore subscriptions for an organization offer the most affordable access to essential journal articles, conference papers, standards, eBooks, and eLearning courses.

Learn more about:

IEEE membership

IEEE Xplore subscriptions

4 Author(s)
Stambouli, M. ; GREPS, Ecole Superieure des Sci. et Tech., Tunis, Tunisia ; Charrada, K. ; Costache, C. ; Damelincourt, J.-J.

This work presents a study of the dynamic regime of a lamp-network interaction corresponding to the warm-up phase of a high-pressure mercury discharge lamp. The lamp's behavior is described by a variable pressure model using the local thermodynamic equilibrium (LTE) concept. Indeed, this model covers the most interesting phase of the network dynamic regime, where discharge lamps appreciably impose their nonlinearity. We first analyze the electrical behavior of the discharge lamp in a single phase circuit, taking into account the ballast saturation. Then a micronetwork is studied and are show the influence of the discharge's evolution on currents in phases and neutral conductors. Finally, from the results of the physical model, we set up a simple parametric modeling which reproduces the electrical behavior of the lamp during its warm-up phase. Such an approach can be useful for electrical engineers working on the discharge supply circuits at industrial frequency (50-60 Hz)

Published in:

Plasma Science, IEEE Transactions on  (Volume:27 ,  Issue: 3 )

Date of Publication:

Jun 1999

Need Help?


IEEE Advancing Technology for Humanity About IEEE Xplore | Contact | Help | Terms of Use | Nondiscrimination Policy | Site Map | Privacy & Opting Out of Cookies

A not-for-profit organization, IEEE is the world's largest professional association for the advancement of technology.
© Copyright 2014 IEEE - All rights reserved. Use of this web site signifies your agreement to the terms and conditions.