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A 3-Level Boost Converter with High Voltage Gain and High Efficiency

Author(s):

Sruthy Sebastian , Amal Jyothi College Of Engineering, Kanjirapally; D M Anumodu, Amaljyothi College Of Engineering

Keywords:

Multilevel Boost Converter (MBC), Voltage Multiplier, Voltage gain, Self-balancing

Abstract

A three level DC-DC Boost Converter for High Gain Applications is proposed in this report. This converter is based on one inductor, one switch, 2N-1 diodes and 2N-1 capacitor, for an Nx converter, it is a boost converter able to control and maintain the same voltage in all the N output levels, and able to control the input current. The salient features of such converters are high voltage gain without using extreme duty ratio, use of few components and self-DC-link balancing. In these converter topologies each device blocks only one voltage level.

Other Details

Paper ID: IJSRDV4I40979
Published in: Volume : 4, Issue : 4
Publication Date: 01/07/2016
Page(s): 1108-1111

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