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# IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics

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Publication Year: 2010, Page(s):C1 - 1133
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• ### IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics publication information

Publication Year: 2010, Page(s): C2
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• ### Guest Editorial

Publication Year: 2010, Page(s):1134 - 1136
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• ### Real-Time Simulation of a Wind Turbine Generator Coupled With a Battery Supercapacitor Energy Storage System

Publication Year: 2010, Page(s):1137 - 1145
Cited by:  Papers (180)
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Wind power generation studies of slow phenomena using a detailed model can be difficult to perform with a conventional offline simulation program. Due to the computational power and high-speed input and output, a real-time simulator is capable of conducting repetitive simulations of wind profiles in a short time with detailed models of critical components and allows testing of prototype controller... View full abstract»

• ### Hardware-in-the-Loop Simulation of Power Electronic Systems Using Adaptive Discretization

Publication Year: 2010, Page(s):1146 - 1158
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This paper presents the hardware-in-the-loop (HIL) simulation of power electronic systems using a unique adaptive discretization technique based on the input of the system, where the coefficient matrices and system equations are changed while the simulation is running. The voltage-source-converter (VSC)-based HVDC system is used as a case study. Two z-transform-based discretization techniqu... View full abstract»

• ### A Real-Time Development Platform for the Next Generation of Power System Control Functions

Publication Year: 2010, Page(s):1159 - 1166
Cited by:  Papers (29)
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A real-time development platform for simulation studies of control and operation of the next generation of power system control functions is introduced. The platform covers all aspects of the challenges of future power system requirements related to operation and control. In this paper, the requirements of a simulation platform will be formulated. A laboratory setup with special attention to the u... View full abstract»

• ### Hardware-in-the-Loop Simulation for the Development of an Experimental Linear Drive

Publication Year: 2010, Page(s):1167 - 1174
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Linear drives (LDs) are designed to meet industrial applications like factory automation, material testing, packaging, pumping, and stamping. Because of the complexity of LDs, it is very important to analyze the dynamics and characteristics of the controlled systems before actual testing. The purpose of this paper is to build a hardware-in-the-loop (HIL) simulator that can provide an effective pla... View full abstract»

• ### Reduced-Scale-Power Hardware-in-the-Loop Simulation of an Innovative Subway

Publication Year: 2010, Page(s):1175 - 1185
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An innovative subway has been proposed using super capacitors as the main energy source. Different steps have been defined in order to check the performance of this new supply system on a real subway. In this paper, a reduced-scale hardware-in-the-loop simulation is presented for initial experimental validations on a reduced-power experimental setup. Special attention is paid to reproducing torque... View full abstract»

• ### A Per-Unit Hardware-in-the-Loop Simulation of a Fuel Cell/Battery Hybrid Energy System

Publication Year: 2010, Page(s):1186 - 1194
Cited by:  Papers (41)  |  Patents (1)
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Nowadays, hybrid energy systems have a great applicability for both vehicle and stationary purposes. The design, development, and testing of these systems are not straightforward due to the high number of elements involved, the complexity, and cost. Hardware-in-the-loop (HIL) is an appropriate approach to simulate the hybrid system as it combines both physical and simulated elements. However, the ... View full abstract»

• ### Comparing the Dynamic Performances of Power Hardware-in-the-Loop Interfaces

Publication Year: 2010, Page(s):1195 - 1207
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This paper presents an evaluation of two interface design solutions for power hardware-in-the-loop experiments. The evaluation is performed according to four figures of merit that focus on both the dynamic and steady-state performances of the interface systems. An analytical process is then used to both compare the different interfaces and, more importantly, to define a design procedure based on a... View full abstract»

• ### A High-Performance Electronic Hardware-in-the-Loop Drive–Load Simulation Using a Linear Inverter (LinVerter)

Publication Year: 2010, Page(s):1208 - 1216
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In modern drive systems, inverters are a fundamental component. To improve the performance of this component, ensure their operability, and check their reliability, motor-load testbeds are used during the process of development. Unfortunately, there are several drawbacks and disadvantages inherent to conventional motor-load testbeds. In order to avoid these problems, a new concept for a hardware-i... View full abstract»

• ### Real-Time Electrical Load Emulator Using Optimal Feedback Control Technique

Publication Year: 2010, Page(s):1217 - 1225
Cited by:  Papers (49)  |  Patents (1)
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This paper presents a method of emulating electrical loads using power electronic converters. The loads include machines such as induction motors and their associated mechanical load and also more complex machine systems such as wind-driven generators. The load emulator is, effectively, a dynamically controllable source or sink which is capable of bidirectional power exchange with either a grid or... View full abstract»

• ### An HIL-Based Reconfigurable Platform for Design, Implementation, and Verification of Electrical System Digital Controllers

Publication Year: 2010, Page(s):1226 - 1236
Cited by:  Papers (40)
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This paper presents a top-down design flow for design, implementation, and verification of digital controllers associated with electrical systems. In the proposed design flow, the functional description of the studied system and the detailed electronic hardware design and validation of the digital controller are performed using a hardware-in-the-loop (HIL)-based reconfigurable platform in a unique... View full abstract»

• ### A Test of HIL COTS Technology for Fuel Cell Systems Emulation

Publication Year: 2010, Page(s):1237 - 1244
Cited by:  Papers (8)
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The objective of this paper is twofold: a simple formal test to verify that an emulator hardware-in-the-loop (HIL) technology is well suited for specific purposes (the HIL test) and the implementation of an HIL system using very common commercial-off-the-shelf technology (Peripheral component interconnect eXtensions for instrumentation modular instrumentation, LabVIEW Real Time, and Simulin... View full abstract»

• ### Architecture of a Network-in-the-Loop Environment for Characterizing AC Power-System Behavior

Publication Year: 2010, Page(s):1245 - 1253
Cited by:  Papers (38)
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This paper describes the method by which a large hardware-in-the-loop environment has been realized for three-phase ac power systems. The environment allows an entire laboratory power-network topology (generators, loads, controls, protection devices, and switches) to be placed in the loop of a large power-network simulation. The system is realized by using a real-time power-network simulator, whic... View full abstract»

• ### A Megawatt-Scale Power Hardware-in-the-Loop Simulation Setup for Motor Drives

Publication Year: 2010, Page(s):1254 - 1260
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We report on the application of a 5-MW variable voltage source (VVS) amplifier converter for utilization in power hardware-in-the-loop (PHIL) experiments with megawatt-scale motor drives. In particular, a commercial 2.5-MW variable speed motor drive (VSD) with active front end was connected to a virtual power system using the VVS for integrating the drive with a simulated power system. An illustra... View full abstract»

• ### Three-Dimensional Flux Vector Modulation of Four-Leg Sine-Wave Output Inverters

Publication Year: 2010, Page(s):1261 - 1269
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The time integral of the output voltage vector of a three-phase inverter is often termed the inverter flux vector. This paper addresses the control of a three-phase four-leg sine-wave output inverter having an LC filter at its output, by controlling the flux vector in three dimensions. Flux vector control has the property that an output filter resonance is actively damped by an output voltage cont... View full abstract»

• ### Sensorless Sliding-Mode MTPA Control of an IPM Synchronous Motor Drive Using a Sliding-Mode Observer and HF Signal Injection

Publication Year: 2010, Page(s):1270 - 1278
Cited by:  Papers (151)  |  Patents (1)
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This paper proposes a nonlinear sliding-mode speed-control scheme for interior permanent-magnet synchronous motor (IPMSM) drives incorporating the maximum-torque-per-ampere trajectory. The drive uses an adaptive sliding-mode observer (SMO) for rotor-speed estimation. The global asymptotic stabilities of both the controller and observer are guaranteed by Lyapunov stability analysis. The very low sp... View full abstract»

• ### Multiphysics Modeling: Electro-Vibro-Acoustics and Heat Transfer of PWM-Fed Induction Machines

Publication Year: 2010, Page(s):1279 - 1287
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The design of variable-speed electrical machines involves several fields of physics, such as electromagnetism, thermics, mechanics, and also acoustics. This paper describes the analytical multiphysics models of a computer-aided-design software which is applied to inverter-fed traction induction machines. The electromagnetic model computes rotor and stator currents, the induction-machine traction c... View full abstract»

• ### Characterization and Reduction of Audible Magnetic Noise Due to PWM Supply in Induction Machines

Publication Year: 2010, Page(s):1288 - 1295
Cited by:  Papers (50)  |  Patents (1)
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This paper derives the analytical characterization of the Maxwell radial vibrations due to pulsewidth modulation (PWM) supply in induction machines and, particularly, in traction motors supplied with an asynchronous switching frequency. The number of nodes and the velocity of these particular force waves are experimentally validated by visualizing some operational deflection shapes of the stator. ... View full abstract»

• ### Stator-Current-Based MRAS Estimator for a Wide Range Speed-Sensorless Induction-Motor Drive

Publication Year: 2010, Page(s):1296 - 1308
Cited by:  Papers (149)
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This paper deals with an analysis of the vector-controlled induction-motor (IM) drive with a novel model reference adaptive system (MRAS)-type rotor speed estimator. A stability-analysis method of this novel MRAS estimator is shown. The influence of equivalent-circuit parameter changes of the IM on the pole placement of the estimator transfer function and the stability of the whole drive system ar... View full abstract»

• ### Implementation of a Sliding-Mode Controller With an Integral Function and Fuzzy Gain Value for the Electrical Drive With an Elastic Joint

Publication Year: 2010, Page(s):1309 - 1317
Cited by:  Papers (44)
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This paper presents a modified sliding-mode structure implemented for the speed control of a two-mass drive. A characteristic feature of the presented control method is the higher rank of the switching function caused by the application of an integral element (sliding mode with an integral function control). The proposed control system is a combination of a sliding-mode controller and a linear con... View full abstract»

• ### Discontinuous-Conduction Mode DC/DC Converters Feeding Constant-Power Loads

Publication Year: 2010, Page(s):1318 - 1329
Cited by:  Papers (27)
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One of the major issues in multiconverter power-electronic systems, which exist in different land, sea, air, and space vehicles, is the stability problem imposed by constant-power loads (CPLs). The research work done in this field has been focused mainly on continuous-conduction mode of operation. In this paper, we study the case when the loaded converter operates in discontinuous-conduction mode ... View full abstract»

• ### Optimal Buck Converter Output Filter Design for Point-of-Load Applications

Publication Year: 2010, Page(s):1330 - 1341
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This paper presents a novel method to design the output filter of low-voltage/high-current buck dc-dc switching regulators. The method is based on the concept of acceptability boundary curves (ABCs). ABCs are the curves bounding the regions in the space of parameters, including commercial components which ensure an acceptable output voltage ripple and a load-transient surge based on design specifi... View full abstract»

• ### General $n$-Level Driving Approach for Improving Electrical-to-Optical Energy-Conversion Efficiency of Fast-Response Saturable Lighting Devices

Publication Year: 2010, Page(s):1342 - 1353
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Power-electronics interface and the technique of pulsewidth modulation have been the heart of controlling the illumination intensity of lighting devices. It is, however, observed that for some lighting devices, the use of such a methodology leads to a lower energy-conversion efficiency (with a lower light intensity for the same amount of electrical input power) than potentially possible. The main ... View full abstract»

## Aims & Scope

IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics encompasses the applications of electronics, controls and communications, instrumentation and computational intelligence for the enhancement of industrial and manufacturing systems and processes.

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Leopoldo Garcia Franquelo
Escuela Superior de Ingenieros