Title: The dual three-phase open-end stator windings permanent magnet synchronous machine fed by four voltage source inverters

Authors: Abdelmonoem Nayli; Sami Guizani; Faouzi Ben Ammar

Addresses: ENSIT, University of Tunis, Tunisia ' IPEIEM, University of El Manar, Tunisia ' MMA Laboratory, INSAT, University of Carthage, Tunis, Tunisia

Abstract: In this paper, the mathematical model in Park reference frame of the dual open-end stator winding salient-pole permanent magnet synchronous machine is described. The proposed machine is supplied by its four voltage source inverters based on PWM technique. Then, the feeding of this machine by four two-level cascaded inverters is presented. A multilevel PWM strategy is carried out to control the cascaded inverters. The simulation analyses using the THD voltage, THD stator current and the torque undulation are presented and show the benefits for the proposed machine.

Keywords: dual open-end windings PMSM; cascaded inverters; power segmentation; THD voltage; THD stator current; total harmonic distortion; torque undulation; stator windings; permanent magnet synchronous machines; voltage source inverters; mathematical modelling; PWM; pulse width modulation; simulation.

DOI: 10.1504/IJMIC.2017.082486

International Journal of Modelling, Identification and Control, 2017 Vol.27 No.1, pp.58 - 67

Received: 14 May 2015
Accepted: 06 Oct 2015

Published online: 20 Feb 2017 *

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