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Electrical device that converts direct current (DC) to alternating current (AC).

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MOSFET switching efficiency in SPWM DC to AC inverter

After a look in deep in the switching curves of the gates, and I am wondering if switching is acceptable for work MOSFET in SPWM H bridge LF inverter. I would like your general opinion on all points ...
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How do traction inverters behave during regenerative braking?

I have been wanting to know exactly how regenerative braking works in an electric vehicle (3 phase) motor. It's hard to find details about it on the internet. Recuperation utilizes the body diodes of ...
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3500 Watt Inverter current runaway

I have a 3500 watt inverter connected to a 400AH LiFePo4 battery (with 200A BMS) using #2 wire. I connect my RV A/C to this inverter. It will start the A/C and it blows cold air. Initially the DC ...
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High voltage supply MOSFET inverter

I have a signal (on/off) at 0/~10V that will control the on/off of an IC. I need to invert the logic to operate as I want. I have a power supply from a battery that will be 40-80 V. I was thinking of ...
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PCB inverter design

While prototyping a inverter or a power converter on bread boards we use separate power supply for microcontrollers and separate supply for gate triggering. But how to design a PCB for an inverter or ...
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Does anyone have any information for IC em78p259nd14j

I am working on a VertaMax power inverter with this IC. The output drive circuit will not power on. Part number em78p259nd14j. I can't find much information as to, ...
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3 phase inverter with IR2110 LTspice

I am trying to implement a 3 phase inverter using IR2110 (model downloaded from infineon website) as gate drivers. I have tried to simulate the circuit using LTspice but I am having some issues. This ...
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Off Grid Without Battery Inverter [closed]

Respected Members, In My Country Pakistan hundreds of peoples selling off grid inverters that are working without battery. But I am not sure whether it is safe or not? because solar production is not ...
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How to work with UART to make communication between stm32 and hmi nextion display in noisy environment?

in an ultrasonic generator project, I am using an STM32F334 microcontroller as the main controller and an HMI Nextion display (model NX8048T070) that includes another STM32 for driving the monitor. I ...
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How does MPPT maintain a constant voltage?

I have a slight confusion in the working of the MPPT algorithm in solar inverter. I am confused about how this converter maintains a constant 310V (required for H-bridge) with MPPT. MPPT is a maximum ...
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How a car inverter can diffuse 16 A 230 V if the input is a 12 V car battery? [closed]

I have found this car inverter We say that the power is kept between the input and the output of an inverter like in this thread, so if the voltage in the output is higher and stepped up, the current ...
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Non-ideal active low pass filter for LV25P output

Hello everyone I need some help understanding the active low-pass filter below. I was told to use this circuit to filter the measurements of the output voltage of an inverter, but there is no ...
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How to measure power supplied by H-bridge inverter?

System description: H-bridge network of IGBTs (inverter) is used to supply power to a parallel LC circuit connected through matching inductor. It is desired to measure and regulate the power supplied ...
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Difference between MPPT charger and MPPT boost converter

I am quite confused regarding the MPPT charger and the MPPT boost converter. I have a hybrid inverter where I have a boost converter circuit at the beginning with inputs from the PV. The output of it ...
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Testing ATS (automatic transfer switch) for use with network rack, how to scope it safely?

I have a small home network rack and I was hoping to be able to install an ATS on it so it is easier to swap the AC source from mains power to an inverter without disrupting the equipment in a rack. I ...
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Simulation problem in half bridge leg of an inverter

I am simulating Half Bridge Leg on an inverter. From the simulation, I could not understand why I was not getting proper dead time between high and low side fets. However, I set a delay time of 150ns ...
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Droop Control of a Grid Supporting Inverter and Simulating it in Simulink

Control of DC/AC inverter using Droop Control: I am having trouble taking this research papers proposal of how Droop Control can be used as a grid supporting voltage source and turning it into a ...
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Multiplexer with inverter and transmission gate

I'm currently studying the multiplexer shown in the figure. Since adding inverters does not affect the overall output of the circuit, what is the significance of adding the three inverters (inv1, inv2 ...
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How do i make PWM be in the middle of the other one

Sorry if I worded my question wrong, I don't know how I should describe it. I'm making an inverter circuit for my class project. This is my MOSFET driver circuit: This is the output: The 2nd PWM ...
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Drop voltage from 4s Li-ion (16.8v) to 15v and lower for 12 DC-AC Inverter

I am making a high capacity battery bank that uses a 4s Li-ion cells from a car manufacturer. With Li-ion there is no 12v direct drop in replacement as it ranges from 16.8 full to 12.8 empty. So here ...
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Three-phase IGBT inverter - Switching Loss Model

I aim to model the switching losses in a three-phase IGBT inverter controlled using Space Vector Modulation (SVM). I intend to use the approximated formula found in this paper, equal to: $$P_{sw}={1\...
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CCFL(Cold-cathode fluorescent lamps) Power Source

I'm trying to understand how the inverter of a CCFL works. The CCFL was used as the backlight of an old Samsung TV. It seems that the inverter output(secondary winding of the transformer) is a high ...
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Will I die or get a decent shock using an inverter?

I want to know if I can get shocked if I have the following setup? From my understanding, because the inverter (let's say a small 300W) is considered a "standalone" AC source and not ...
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Is the resistor between the clock and the NPN needed?

I have a circuit that uses an NPN transistor inverter to invert a clock signal. The circuit calls for two resistors, a pull up and one in between the input signal. Virtually all of the circuits found ...
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How does the "earthing" system works in a UPS

PLEASE SEE EDIT 1 I want to know how exactly the earthing system works in a UPS, an example with by the ECOFlow RIVER 2. From their webpage it seems so simple, you charge the battery, switch the AC, ...
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Voltage input low of nmos inverter with enhancement load

I have the following schematic in LTSPICE For each of these circuits I have to find the values for the VOH, VOL, VIL and VIH. To find the input voltages I observe the derivative of the V_out_NMOS ...
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Voltage drop in NMOS inverter with enhancement load

In the enhancement load NMOS inverter, why is the voltage drop across M2 at least equal to Vth when VIN is low ? Is it because for M2 when VIN is low the voltages VGS = VDS, so VDS > VGS - Vth and ...
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How can a ring oscillator's frequency be inversely proportional to supply voltage?

I was reading this paper on Ring Oscillators, when I came across the following statement on the first page : since the delay of an inverter falls as the supply voltage \$V_{DD}\$ increases, the ...
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Battery-Inverter-Converter Circular Flow

I am wiring up a switch in my travel trailer to go between shore power and inverter power. It makes sense to switch at the main 120v AC input that feeds my power distribution panel, and then switch ...
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Why is my inverter circuit outputting this waveform?

I'm designing an H-bridge inverter circuit for a class project. This is my circuit: My professor doesn't allow me to use any existing ICs apart from op-amps and the 555 timer, so that is why I'm ...
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Unexpected output distortion when driving MOSFETs with SPWM in LTspice

The first picture below is the circuit diagram. SPWM was used, a full bridge structure and bootstrap circuit was used for the high side MOSFETs. Datasheet IXTH88N30P The carrier signal is 10 kHz and ...
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DSP VS FPGA for Power electronics Solar inverters

I need some help regarding the use of an FPGA or DSP for the control loop of the three-phase solar inverter. I want to implement a digital feedback system (as shown below) instead of analog and ...
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Why does inverter malfunctions when PCB is placed near metal enclosure?

I have designed a three phase inverter to drive a Synchronous motor. The motor operates fine when I place the PCB outside of the Aluminum enclosure of the motor. The voltage and frequency increases ...
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Preventing spikes in inductor current (probably) caused by lab power supply

As part of a university project I'm trying to produce a current through an inductor (610uH), that'll eventually be used as a solenoid. I'm producing this using a PWM voltage produced by a TI GaN ...
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Why is this part not zero?

I want to simulate a modified square wave circuit. I looked at other pictures on Google and they are all similar. What is the reason for this? How can I fix this? I expect: I got this: Link: https://...
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20 kHz full bridge inverter

I have designed high frequency full bridge inverter 20 kHz. I am using TLP250 as my gate driver and 10N60 MOSFETS. The problem is that it works fine at frequencies up to 2 kHz. At high frequency the ...
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Invert polarity of an input

I am hoping someone can help me create a simple circuit to reverse the polarity of an input. Working with two wires, a +12V constant and a -12V which is pulsed (think turn signal light). I need to ...
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MPPT Charge Controller with Priority Charging capability?

I am designing a solar power system which I would take deep into the Amazon forest to an indio village. They have no energy, and they like to have internet (StarLink) and a fridge would be really ...
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Inverter, neutral-earth link and RCD breaker

I'm wiring an inverter in a vehicle and I would like to use a RCD breaker to protect against isolation faults. The inverter is a Mean Well NTS-1200-224EU. The datasheet and the install manual are both ...
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Filter design according to harmonics in an inverter

According to the Fourier series, when AC waves of different frequencies are added to the fundamental frequency, we can obtain waves such as square and sawtooth. When we filter out the harmonics in ...
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3 Phase Pulse Generator

I cobbled together a simple 3 phase pulse generator for a project I am working on. I've attached a picture of the circuit. I need to get a quick (~50ns) pulse on each phase. I have concerns about the ...
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How do I flash LED with signal from 555 timer ONLY when button is pressed?

I am trying to make a circuit in which an LED is off until a button is pressed, and then it flashes with a 1Hz signal from a 555 timer. Currently, its default state is flashing with 1Hz and when the ...
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Is this a good power point tracking setup for a PV system?

I have a PV system with 88 x 410 Wp modules arranged into east and west facing sections, with 6 strings (indicated with colors) set up the following way (Google Maps link of the site, though the ...
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Can't get the required simulation waveform of a quasi-z source inverter using Si MOSFET

This is the circuit I'm trying to replicate, with the waveform: I found it here. This is my attempt at it, but the waveform does not match: Update: This is the waveform I got. How do I get it ...
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How to protect N-type mosfets in parallel againt back EMF of a transformer

I saw this schematic on a blog and I tried building it but always burns some of my mosfets. I am using the oscillating and driving part of this schematic with the exception of the battery charger part....
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Generating 3phase SPWM waveforms having control over the frequency from 10Hz to 800Hz

I was referring to web and I got one YouTube video similar to my project but i was not able to get output as shown in the video. I need your help how to rectify the problem. Can someone please verify ...
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Why DC supply voltage is increasing when inverter is connected to powerful three phase induction motor?

If I connect my inverter to a resistive load or small inductive load the DC supply voltage (in my application it is 56 V) stays constant. However, if a powerful induction motor is connected, the DC ...
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Building a half-bridge zero-voltage switching inverter for induction heating

I am not an electrical professional so please me patient with me. I'm trying to build a half-bridge ZVS inverter for a small induction heater (I want to try to do some small scale welding). I tried my ...
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SPWM - Frequency calculation

Below is the SPWM I produced with 50 Hz sine wave and 5 kHz carrier signal. I will use the SPWM signal to drive the MOSFETs in my inverter. As it is known, duty and period are constantly changing in ...
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Simulation of high side N-channel MOSFET with Bootstrap in LTspice

The inverter circuit I made from N-channel MOSFETs is given below. I used bootstrap for the high sides. Bootstrap capacitors are C3 and C1. The gate voltage of the MOSFET is working properly, the ...
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