Fault Detection and Classification with Optimization Techniques for a Three-Phase Single-Inverter Circuit



Gomathy, V.;Selvaperumal, S.

  • 투고 : 2015.09.12
  • 심사 : 2016.01.24
  • 발행 : 2016.05.20


Fault detection and isolation are related to system monitoring, identifying when a fault has occurred, and determining the type of fault and its location. Fault detection is utilized to determine whether a problem has occurred within a certain channel or area of operation. Fault detection and diagnosis have become increasingly important for many technical processes in the development of safe and efficient advanced systems for supervision. This paper presents an integrated technique for fault diagnosis and classification for open- and short-circuit faults in three-phase inverter circuits. Discrete wavelet transform and principal component analysis are utilized to detect the discontinuity in currents caused by a fault. The features of fault diagnosis are then extracted. A fault dictionary is used to acquire details about transistor faults and the corresponding fault identification. Fault classification is performed with a fuzzy logic system and relevance vector machine (RVM). The proposed model is incorporated with a set of optimization techniques, namely, evolutionary particle swarm optimization (EPSO) and cuckoo search optimization (CSO), to improve fault detection. The combination of optimization techniques with classification techniques is analyzed. Experimental results confirm that the combination of CSO with RVM yields better results than the combinations of CSO with fuzzy logic system, EPSO with RVM, and EPSO with fuzzy logic system.


Cuckoo search optimization (CSO);Discrete wavelet transform (DWT);Evolutionary particle swarm optimization (EPSO);Fault detection;Fuzzy logic system;Optimization techniques;Principal component analysis (PCA);Relevance vector machine (RVM)


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