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2017 IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting

The annual IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting will bring together over 2000 attendees for technical sessions, student program, awards ceremony, committee meetings, and tutorials.

  • 2015 IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting

    The annual IEEE PES General Meeting will bring together over 2500 attendees for technical sessions, administrative sessions, super sessions, poster sessions, student programs, awards ceremonies, committee meetings, tutotials and more

  • 2014 IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting

    The annual IEEE PES General Meeting will bring together over 2500 attendees for technical sessions, administrative sessions, super sessions, poster sessions, student programs, awards ceremonies, committee meetings, tutotials and more

  • 2013 IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting

    The annual IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting will bring together over 2000 attendees for technical sessions, student program, awards ceremony, committee meetings, and tutorials.

  • 2012 IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting

    The annual IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting will bring together over 2000 attendees for technical sessions, student program, awards ceremony, committee meetings, and tutorials.

  • 2011 IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting

    IEEE Power & Energy Annual Meeting --Papers --Awards --Plenary --Committee Meetings --Governing Board --Receptions --Tech tours --Tutorials --Companions Program

  • 2010 IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting

    IEEE Power & Energy Society Annual Meeting --Technical Sessions --Committee Meetings --Plenary Session --Gove Board Meeting --Awards Banquet --Tutorials --Student Activities --Social Events --Companions Program

  • 2009 IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting

    Paper and Panel sessions involving topics of interest to electric power engineers, technical committee meetings, administrative committee meetings, awards luncheon and plenary session.

  • 2008 IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting

    This meeting has paper and panel sessions on all areas of interest to electric power engineers.


2014 IEEE Applied Power Electronics Conference and Exposition - APEC 2014

APEC focuses on the practical and applied aspects of the power electronics business. The conference addresses issues of immediate and long term inportance to the participating power electronics engineer.


IECON 2014 - 40th Annual Conference of the IEEE Industrial Electronics Society

Applications of power electronics, artificial intelligence, robotics, and nanotechnology in electrification of automotive, military, biomedical, and utility industries.

  • IECON 2013 - 39th Annual Conference of the IEEE Industrial Electronics Society

    Industrial and manufacturing theory and applications of electronics, controls, communications, instrumentation and computational intelligence.

  • IECON 2012 - 38th Annual Conference of IEEE Industrial Electronics

    The conference will be focusing on industrial and manufacturing theory and applications of electronics,power, sustainable development, controls, communications, instrumentation and computational intelligence.

  • IECON 2011 - 37th Annual Conference of IEEE Industrial Electronics

    industrial applications of electronics, control, robotics, signal processing, computational and artificial intelligence, sensors and actuators, instrumentation electronics, computer networks, internet and multimedia technologies.

  • IECON 2010 - 36th Annual Conference of IEEE Industrial Electronics

    IECON is an international conference on industrial applications of electronics, control, robotics, signal processing, computational and artificial intelligence, sensors and actuators, instrumentation electronics, computer networks, internet and multimedia technologies. The objectives of the conference are to provide high quality research and professional interactions for the advancement of science, technology, and fellowship.

  • IECON 2009 - 35th Annual Conference of IEEE Industrial Electronics

    Applications of electronics, instrumentation, control and computational intelligence to industrial and manufacturing systems and process. Major themes include power electronics, drives, sensors, actuators, signal processing, motion control, robotics, mechatronics, factory and building automation, and informatics. Emerging technologies and applications such as renewable energy, electronics reuse, and education.

  • IECON 2008 - 34th Annual Conference of IEEE Industrial Electronics

    Applications of electronics, instrumentation, control and computational intelligence to industrial and manufacturing systems and process. Major themes include power electronics, drives, sensors, actuators, signal processing, motion control, robotics, mechatronics, factory and building automation, and informatics. Emerging technologies and applications such as renewable energy, electronics reuse, and education. Conference will be held


2013 Brazilian Power Electronics Conference (COBEP 2013)

The aim of this conference is to provide a forum for discussion among Brazilian and Foreign experts in the Power Electronics area, featuring strong participation of industry and academia.The main topics are: Static converters and power supply systems; power factor correction; Electric machines, motor drives and motion control; Control theory applied to power electronics systems; Computer-aided modeling, analysis, design and synthesis of power electronics systems; Digital control applications in power electronics; Power quality, harmonics and reactive power compensation, electromagnetic compatibility; Electromagnetic compatibility and electromagnetic interference; Power electronics in generation, transmission and distribution power systems and renewable power systems; Power semiconductor devices, passive components and magnetism;transmission and distribution power systems and renewable power systems; Power electronics in smart grids; Education in power electronics

  • 2011 Brazilian Power Electronics Conference (COBEP 2011)

    The 11th Brazilian Power Electronics Conference (COBEP - 2011) is being organized by the Brazilian Power Electronics Association (SOBRAEP). The aim of this conference is to provide a discussion forum for Brazilian and foreign experts in the Power Electronics area, featuring strong participation of industry and academy.

  • 2009 Brazilian Power Electronics Conference (COBEP 2009)

    The main objective of COBEP, The Brazilian Power Electronics Conference, is to promote a forum of discussion about research and development, applications and recent advances and trends in the field of power electronics and electrical machines drives and control.


2012 54th International Symposium ELMAR

Image and Video Processing; Multimedia Communications; Speech and Audio Processing; Wireless Commununications; Telecommunications; Antennas and Propagation; e-Learning and m-Learning; Navigation Systems; Ship Electronic Systems; Power Electronics and Automation; Naval Architecture; Sea Ecology.

  • 2011 53rd International Symposium ELMAR

    Image and Video Processing; Multimedia Communications; Speech and Audio Processing; Wireless Commununications; Telecommunications; Antennas and Propagation; e-Learning and m-Learning; Navigation Systems; Ship Electronic Systems; Power Electronics and Automation; Naval Architecture; Sea Ecology

  • 2010 52nd International Symposium ELMAR

    Image and Video Processing; Multimedia Communications; Speech and Audio Processing; Wireless Commununications; Telecommunications; Antennas and Propagation; e -Learning and m-Learning; Navigation Systems; Ship Electronic Systems; Power Electronics and Automation; Naval Architecture; Sea Ecology

  • 2009 International Symposium ELMAR

    Image and Video Processing; Multimedia Communications; Speech and Audio Processing; Wireless Commununications; Telecommunications; Antennas and Propagation; e-Learning and m-Learning; Navigation Systems; Ship Electronic Systems; Power Electronics and Automation; Naval Architecture; Sea Ecology

  • 2008 International Symposium ELMAR

    Image and Video Processing; Multimedia Communications; Speech and Audio Processing; Wireless Commununications; Telecommunications; Antennas and Propagation; e-Learning and m-Learning; Navigation Systems; Ship Electronic Systems; Power Electronics and Automation; Naval Architecture; Sea Ecology


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Periodicals related to Power Factor Correction

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Power Electronics, IEEE Transactions on

Fundamental technologies used in the control and conversion of electric power. Topics include dc-to- dc converter design, direct off-line switching power supplies, inverters, controlled rectifiers, control techniques, modeling, analysis and simulation techniques, the application of power circuit components (power semiconductors, magnetics, capacitors), and thermal performance of electronic power systems.



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A DSP-based zero current and discontinuous conduction mode detection method

Colin Clark; Wilson Eberle; Fariborz Musavi 2013 IEEE Transportation Electrification Conference and Expo (ITEC), 2013

This paper presents a digital signal processor (DSP)-based zero current detection (ZCD) and discontinuous conduction mode (DCM) digital detection method for the boost power factor correction (PFC) converter. The detection technique employs a DSP with integrated high-speed comparators to allow simple detection of zero inductor current and DCM operation. By avoiding the need for auxiliary circuits, inductor windings, and by ...


Voltage control of a single phase, single-stage, isolated AC-DC converter

Nathan Reimensnyder; Nathan Weise 2013 IEEE Transportation Electrification Conference and Expo (ITEC), 2013

With the increasing interest in electric and solar vehicles, compact, efficient and cost effective power solutions are necessary. In this paper a voltage control strategy is proposed for a novel single-stage, isolated, bidirectional AC-DC converter with open loop power factor correction (PFC) for use in on-board electric vehicle (EV) chargers. The analysis presents a mathematical correlation between the modulation phase-shift ...


Design considerations for a level-2 on-board PEV charger based on interleaved boost PFC and LLC resonant converters

Haoyu Wang; Serkan Dusmez; Alireza Khaligh 2013 IEEE Transportation Electrification Conference and Expo (ITEC), 2013

In this paper, a two-stage on board battery charger is proposed for plug-in electric vehicles (PEVs). An interleaved boost topology is employed in the first stage for power factor correction (PFC) and to reduce total harmonic distortion (THD). In the second stage, a half bridge LLC multi-resonant converter is adopted for galvanic isolation and dc-dc conversion. Design considerations are discussed ...


Single transistor three phase power conditioners with high power factor and isolated output

O. Apeldoorn; P. Schmidt Applied Power Electronics Conference and Exposition, 1994. APEC '94. Conference Proceedings 1994., Ninth Annual, 1994

A favourable method of converting power from a three-phase AC input voltage source to an isolated DC voltage output source is presented. It improves the power factor at the input of the converter. The circuits are based on inductive energy storage and only use a single transistor to switch the transformer(s). A special control algorithm for the IGBT is not ...


A novel control method for direct interface converters used for DC and AC power supplies

Koji Kato; Jun-ichi Itoh 2007 European Conference on Power Electronics and Applications, 2007

This paper proposes a novel control method for a direct interface converter for management of the energy flow in either an AC or DC supply. The proposed converter is constructed based on an indirect matrix converter. Therefore a proposed control strategy is based on an indirect control method with a triangular carrier wave. This paper proposes two control methods, using ...


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A DSP-based zero current and discontinuous conduction mode detection method

Colin Clark; Wilson Eberle; Fariborz Musavi 2013 IEEE Transportation Electrification Conference and Expo (ITEC), 2013

This paper presents a digital signal processor (DSP)-based zero current detection (ZCD) and discontinuous conduction mode (DCM) digital detection method for the boost power factor correction (PFC) converter. The detection technique employs a DSP with integrated high-speed comparators to allow simple detection of zero inductor current and DCM operation. By avoiding the need for auxiliary circuits, inductor windings, and by ...


Voltage control of a single phase, single-stage, isolated AC-DC converter

Nathan Reimensnyder; Nathan Weise 2013 IEEE Transportation Electrification Conference and Expo (ITEC), 2013

With the increasing interest in electric and solar vehicles, compact, efficient and cost effective power solutions are necessary. In this paper a voltage control strategy is proposed for a novel single-stage, isolated, bidirectional AC-DC converter with open loop power factor correction (PFC) for use in on-board electric vehicle (EV) chargers. The analysis presents a mathematical correlation between the modulation phase-shift ...


Design considerations for a level-2 on-board PEV charger based on interleaved boost PFC and LLC resonant converters

Haoyu Wang; Serkan Dusmez; Alireza Khaligh 2013 IEEE Transportation Electrification Conference and Expo (ITEC), 2013

In this paper, a two-stage on board battery charger is proposed for plug-in electric vehicles (PEVs). An interleaved boost topology is employed in the first stage for power factor correction (PFC) and to reduce total harmonic distortion (THD). In the second stage, a half bridge LLC multi-resonant converter is adopted for galvanic isolation and dc-dc conversion. Design considerations are discussed ...


Single transistor three phase power conditioners with high power factor and isolated output

O. Apeldoorn; P. Schmidt Applied Power Electronics Conference and Exposition, 1994. APEC '94. Conference Proceedings 1994., Ninth Annual, 1994

A favourable method of converting power from a three-phase AC input voltage source to an isolated DC voltage output source is presented. It improves the power factor at the input of the converter. The circuits are based on inductive energy storage and only use a single transistor to switch the transformer(s). A special control algorithm for the IGBT is not ...


A novel control method for direct interface converters used for DC and AC power supplies

Koji Kato; Jun-ichi Itoh 2007 European Conference on Power Electronics and Applications, 2007

This paper proposes a novel control method for a direct interface converter for management of the energy flow in either an AC or DC supply. The proposed converter is constructed based on an indirect matrix converter. Therefore a proposed control strategy is based on an indirect control method with a triangular carrier wave. This paper proposes two control methods, using ...


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IEEE-USA E-Books

  • Capacitance Phenomena

    The phenomenon of building up a static charge when walking on a carpet illustrates the charge-storing abilities of human body capacitance. Many electronic devices, such as touch-screen displays, touch-sensitive switches, and computer touch pads make use of this property. Capacitors used in electric power applications are typified by the rectangular cans with one or two bushings. When the dielectric materials contain polarized molecules (dipoles), the polarization may be caused by field cancellation from the capacitor plates. In a simple DC circuit, capacitors can be charged through a resistor at an exponential rate. Power capacitors are used in electric power applications mainly for power factor correction and harmonic filters. Filter capacitors cause several electrical hazards, including the risk of electrical shock from a capacitor charged to a high voltage with a high stored energy. The capacitance of a cable is a distributed quantity-the longer the cable, the larger the capacitance.

  • Practical AC Drive Circuitry for LEDs

    This chapter contains sections titled: Safety Which AC? Rectification Topology Selection Nonisolated Circuitry Isolation Component Selection EMI Power Factor Correction Lightning Dimmers Ripple Current Effects on LEDs Lifetime UL, Energy Star, and All That

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    PSpice for Circuit Theory and Electronic Devices is one of a series of five PSpice books and introduces the latest Cadence Orcad PSpice version 10.5 by simulating a range of DC and AC exercises. It is aimed primarily at those wishing to get up to speed with this version but will be of use to high school students, undergraduate students, and of course, lecturers. Circuit theorems are applied to a range of circuits and the calculations by hand after analysis are then compared to the simulated results. The Laplace transform and the s-plane are used to analyze CR and LR circuits where transient signals are involved. Here, the Probe output graphs demonstrate what a great learning tool PSpice is by providing the reader with a visual verification of any theoretical calculations. Series and parallel-tuned resonant circuits are investigated where the difficult concepts of dynamic impedance and selectivity are best understood by sweeping different circuit parameters through a range of values. O taining semiconductor device characteristics as a laboratory exercise has fallen out of favour of late, but nevertheless, is still a useful exercise for understanding or modelling semiconductor devices. Inverting and non-inverting operational amplifiers characteristics such as gain-bandwidth are investigated and we will see the dependency of bandwidth on the gain using the performance analysis facility. Power amplifiers are examined where PSpice/Probe demonstrates very nicely the problems of cross-over distortion and other problems associated with power transistors. We examine power supplies and the problems of regulation, ground bounce, and power factor correction. Lastly, we look at MOSFET device characteristics and show how these devices are used to form basic CMOS logic gates such as NAND and NOR gates.

  • Boost Preregulators for Power Factor Correction in Single???Phase Rectifiers

    This chapter presents the detailed analysis of three boost???type pre???regulators commonly used for power factor correction in single???phase rectifiers: the single???switch basic boost, the two???switch asymmetric half???bridge boost and the interleaved dual???boost topology. The mathematical modeling approach is also illustrated and applied to the first two topologies. It can be systematically extended to the third one. On the basis of the obtained models, control algorithms were then developed and implemented. The reported simulation or experimental results show the effectiveness of these converters associated to their respective control systems, and validate the theoretical issues made out through the chapter.

  • Power Factor Correction

    Shunt capacitors can be used to provide reactive power to inductive loads, thereby raising or correcting the power factor. Three-phase capacitor banks can be connected in delta, wye, or grounded wye. The optimal configuration depends on whether the system is grounded or ungrounded, fusing considerations, and concerns about harmonics. Energizing a shunt capacitor is discussed by analyzing the voltage and current waveforms produced by the capacitor breaker closing operation. While harmonic currents and voltages present during capacitor switching can be potentially disrupting or damaging to power system components, they are transient in nature and are quickly damped by the system impedance. Harmonic currents and voltages are analyzed using symmetrical components. Shunt capacitors can create undesirable resonance conditions. Large transmission-class shunt capacitors are sometimes fuseless, relying on protective relays to de-energize them in the event of an internal fault or an excessive number of capacitor units shorted.

  • Single-Phase Systems With Sinusoidal Waveforms

    This chapter contains sections titled: The Resistance The Inductance The Capacitance The R - L - C Loads The Apparent Power The Concept of Power Factor and Power Factor Correction Comments on Power Factor Other Means of Reactive Power Control and Compensation Series Compensation Reactive Power Caused by Mechanical Components that Store Energy Physical Interpretation of Instantaneous Powers by Means of Poynting Vector Problems References

  • Offline (ACDC) Architectures

    In chapter 5 we move on to discuss AC-DC architectures for power conversion. Power Factor Correction and Pulse Width Modulation architectures and circuits for offline power conversion, as well as associated regulatory and technical trends are covered in the first part of the chapter. In the second part AC adapters for portable appliances are covered.



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IEEE Guide for Application of Shunt Power Capacitors



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