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Conduction loss calculation for multilevel inverter : a generalized approach for carrier-based PWM technique

Massoud, A. and Finney, S.J. and Williams, B.W. (2004) Conduction loss calculation for multilevel inverter : a generalized approach for carrier-based PWM technique. In: Power electronics, machines and drives (PEMD) 2004. IEEE, New York, pp. 226-230. ISBN 0863413838

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Abstract

In this paper, a new method for conduction loss calculation of a cascaded type multilevel inverter is proposed. This method can be applied to any carrier-based PWM technique and also can be used for conduction loss calculation of the simple two level inverter.