A Simplified Power Controller in Electronic Ballast of HID Lamp

HID 램프 전자식 안정기의 전력제어기 단순화

  • 이성희 (포항산업과학연구원 기전자동화연구실) ;
  • 김태원 (포항산업과학연구원 기전자동화연구실) ;
  • 박태준 (포항산업과학연구원 기전자동화연구실) ;
  • 이치환 (위덕대학교 전자공학부)
  • Published : 2009.05.01


A simplified power control technique for electronic ballasts of HID lamps is proposed. This power calculator and controller consist of regular operational amplifiers with some passive elements and form simple add operation circuit. From a mathematical model of designed ballast with proposed power controller, the control performance and stability are analyzed by using Matlab and the results show that the stable starting characteristics and steady state characteristics of HID lamp are appropriately guaranteed. The experimental results of the prototype ballast coincide with the simulation results.


Electronic ballast;HID lamp;Power controller;Adder


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