Dual Loop Control for Eliminating DC-Bias in a DC-DC Dual Active Bridge Converter
In bi-directional dual active bridge (DAB) converters, non-ideal behavior of the system components can lead to dc bias in the converter which results in magnetic saturation of the high frequency transformer. This paper proposes adding an extra control loop to overcome this problem. A simulation model has been developed to compare the operation of the converter with ideal and non-ideal components. The results with the extra loop applied to eliminate dc offsets have been shown. Experimental results have been presented to support the simulation results.
B. P. Baddipadiga and M. Ferdowsi, "Dual Loop Control for Eliminating DC-Bias in a DC-DC Dual Active Bridge Converter," Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Renewable Energy Research and Applications (2014, Milwaukee, WI), pp. 490-495, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), Oct 2014.
The definitive version is available at https://doi.org/10.1109/ICRERA.2014.7016433
3rd International Conference on Renewable Energy Research and Application (2014: Oct. 19-22, Milwaukee, WI)
Electrical and Computer Engineering
Keywords and Phrases
Closed Loop Control Systems; DC-DC Converters; High Frequency Transformers; Saturation Magnetization; Bi-Directional; DC Bias; Dual Active Bridge Converter; Dual Active Bridges; Dual-Loop Control; Non-Ideal Components; Simulation Model; System Components; DC Transformers; Magnetic Saturation
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01 Oct 2014