Imposed Weighting Factor Optimization Method for Torque Ripple Reduction of IM Fed by Indirect Matrix Converter with Predictive Control Algorithm

- Journal title : Journal of Electrical Engineering and Technology
- Volume 10, Issue 1, 2015, pp.227-242
- Publisher : The Korean Institute of Electrical Engineers
- DOI : 10.5370/JEET.2015.10.1.227

Title & Authors

Imposed Weighting Factor Optimization Method for Torque Ripple Reduction of IM Fed by Indirect Matrix Converter with Predictive Control Algorithm

Uddin, Muslem; Mekhilef, Saad; Rivera, Marco; Rodriguez, Jose;

Uddin, Muslem; Mekhilef, Saad; Rivera, Marco; Rodriguez, Jose;

Abstract

This paper proposes a weighting factor optimization method in predictive control algorithm for torque ripple reduction in an induction motor fed by an indirect matrix converter (IMC). In this paper, the torque ripple behavior is analyzed to validate the proposed weighting factor optimization method in the predictive control platform and shows the effectiveness of the system. Therefore, an optimization method is adopted here to calculate the optimum weighting factor corresponds to minimum torque ripple and is compared with the results of conventional weighting factor based predictive control algorithm. The predictive control algorithm selects the optimum switching state that minimizes a cost function based on optimized weighting factor to actuate the indirect matrix converter. The conventional and introduced weighting factor optimization method in predictive control algorithm are validated through simulations and experimental validation in DS1104 R&D controller platform and show the potential control, tracking of variables with their respective references and consequently reduces the torque ripple.

Keywords

AC-AC power conversion;Induction motor;Matrix converter;Predictive control;Weighting factor;

Language

English

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