Control of DC Link Capacitor for Back to Back Converter in Wind Turbine System

International Journal of Electronics and Communication Engineering
© 2020 by SSRG - IJECE Journal
Volume 7 Issue 12
Year of Publication : 2020
Authors : Awais Ahmed Memon, Sajid Hussain Qazi, Um-e-Batool, Muhammad Yasir
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Awais Ahmed Memon, Sajid Hussain Qazi, Um-e-Batool, Muhammad Yasir, "Control of DC Link Capacitor for Back to Back Converter in Wind Turbine System," SSRG International Journal of Electronics and Communication Engineering, vol. 7,  no. 12, pp. 1-7, 2020. Crossref,


The development of sustainable power sources has opened another skyline to age, transmission, and electrical force distribution. Power electronic converters empower wind turbines, working at changeable speed, to create power further effectively. This study investigates the management of back-to-back converter for doubly fed induction generator in a wind turbine system. The back-to-back converter is an AC-DC-AC converter in which two-stage conversions are required. The first stage is rectification, and the second stage is inversion. The proposed MATLAB/Simulink model's modeling and simulation are focused on a doubly fed induction generator (DFIG) using back to back converter. The controller will be analyzed during the variable wind speed.


Back-to-back converter, DFIG, Wind Turbine, DC-Link capacitor


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