Thyristor based modular multilevel converter with active full-bridge chain-link for forced commutation

Peng Li, Stephen J. Finney, Derrick Holliday

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

10 Citations (Scopus)
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication2016 IEEE 17th Workshop on Control and Modeling for Power Electronics, COMPEL 2016
PublisherInstitute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.
ISBN (Print)9781509018154
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 30 Aug 2016

Publication series

Name2016 IEEE 17th Workshop on Control and Modeling for Power Electronics, COMPEL 2016

Keywords

  • dc fault reverse-blocking ability
  • forced commutation
  • full-bridge IGBT chain-link
  • high power capacity
  • low semiconductor losses
  • modular multilevel converter
  • thyristor

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Li, P., Finney, S. J., & Holliday, D. (2016). Thyristor based modular multilevel converter with active full-bridge chain-link for forced commutation. In 2016 IEEE 17th Workshop on Control and Modeling for Power Electronics, COMPEL 2016 (2016 IEEE 17th Workshop on Control and Modeling for Power Electronics, COMPEL 2016). Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.. https://doi.org/10.1109/COMPEL.2016.7556658