Publisher : The Korean Institute of Power Electronics
DOI : 10.6113/JPE.2015.15.6.1446
Title & Authors
Resonant Tank Design Considerations and Implementation of a LLC Resonant Converter with a Wide Battery Voltage Range Sun, Wenjin; Wu, Hongfei; Hu, Haibing; Xing, Yan;
This paper illustrates resonant tank design considerations and the implementation of a LLC resonant converter with a wide battery voltage range based on the fundamental harmonic approximation (FHA) analysis. Unlike the conventional design at zero load, the parameter K (the ratio of the transformer magnetizing inductor Lm to the resonant inductor Lr) of the LLC converter in this paper is designed with two charging points, (Vo_min, Io_max1) and (Vo_max, Io_max2), according to the battery charging strategy. A 2.9kW prototype with an output voltage range of 36V to 72V dc is built to verify the design. It achieves a peak efficiency of 96%.
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