Modeling of MMC for Fast and Accurate Simulation of Electromagnetic Transients: A Review
AbstractOver the past decade, modular multilevel converters have evolved as the preferred choice for high voltage conversion systems. The design of the converter poses a computational challenge to the classical electromagnetic transient simulation techniques, for which the existing literature proposes numerous simplified and computationally-efficient equivalent representations. Despite the extensive collection of proposed models, the literature lacks a systematic comparison of these representations, which could enable their appropriate selection based on the specific simulation objectives. In light of these requirements, this article presents a comprehensive review of MMC models and discusses their applicability for parallel and real-time simulation. Using PSCAD/EMTDC simulations, the models are objectively compared with regards to computational efficiency and accuracy for various transient conditions. In addition, the paper also presents a brief account of MMC operation and the associated control and modulation system. View Full-Text
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Khan, S.S.; Tedeschi, E. Modeling of MMC for Fast and Accurate Simulation of Electromagnetic Transients: A Review. Energies 2017, 10, 1161.
Khan SS, Tedeschi E. Modeling of MMC for Fast and Accurate Simulation of Electromagnetic Transients: A Review. Energies. 2017; 10(8):1161.Chicago/Turabian Style
Khan, Salman S.; Tedeschi, Elisabetta. 2017. "Modeling of MMC for Fast and Accurate Simulation of Electromagnetic Transients: A Review." Energies 10, no. 8: 1161.
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