A repetitive-PI Current Controller for Boost Single Phase PFC Converters
Turki Kahawish Hassan
DOI: 10.4236/epe.2011.32010   PDF   HTML     10,251 Downloads   18,652 Views   Citations


In this paper, the Author presents the theory and application of repetitive proportional integral current con-troller for boost single phase ac-dc converter with power factor correction (PFC). A repetitive controller which is inserted in series with the proportional integral ( PI) controller shows very low crossover distortion of input current, low total harmonic distortion and very low tracking error when is compared with the con-ventional proportional integral controller. Full analysis of proposed controller is given and Matlab/Simulink is used for simulation. The simulation results show the validity of the proposed control method.

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T. Hassan, "A repetitive-PI Current Controller for Boost Single Phase PFC Converters," Energy and Power Engineering, Vol. 3 No. 2, 2011, pp. 69-78. doi: 10.4236/epe.2011.32010.

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