Some new applications of supercapacitors in power electronic systems

Show simple item record

dc.contributor.advisor Enjeti , Prasad en_US
dc.contributor.committeeMember Howze , Jo en_US
dc.creator Palma Fanjul , Leonardo Manuel en_US 2004 -09 -30T01 :40 :27Z 2014 -02 -18T22 :28 :03Z 2004 -09 -30T01 :40 :27Z 2014 -02 -18T22 :28 :03Z 2003 -08 en_US 2004 -09 -30T01 :40 :27Z
dc.identifier.uri http : / /hdl .handle .net /1969 .1 /26
dc.description.abstract This thesis explores some new applications in power electronics for supercapacitors . This involves the design and development of dc -dc converters to interface the supercapacitor banks with the rest of the power electronic system . Two applications for supercapacitors are proposed and analyzed . The first application is aimed at high power applications such as motor drives . The proposed approach compensates the effect of voltage sags in the dc link of typical adjustable speed drives , thus reducing speed fluctuations in the motor and eliminating the possibility of nuisance tripping on the drive control board . The second approach presented in this thesis explores the use of supercapacitors to extend run -time for mobile devices such as laptop computers and hand held devices . Three possible approaches are explored : a ) Supercapacitors connected directly across the battery ; b ) Battery -inductor -supercapacitor connection ; and c ) Supercapacitor , and battery connected via a DC -DC converter . Analytical models , simulation and experimental results on a typical laptop computer are presented . en_US
dc.format.extent 5842092 bytes
dc.format.medium electronic en_US
dc.format.mimetype application /pdf
dc.language.iso en _US en_US
dc.publisher Texas A &M University en_US
dc.subject supercapacitors en_US
dc.title Some new applications of supercapacitors in power electronic systems en_US
dc.type Book en
dc.type.genre Electronic Thesis en_US
dc.type.material text en_US
dc.format.digitalOrigin born digital en_US


Some new applications of supercapacitors in power electronic systems. Available electronically from http : / /hdl .handle .net /1969 .1 /26 .

Files in this item

Files Size Format View

There are no files associated with this item.

This item appears in the following Collection(s)

Show simple item record

Search DSpace

Advanced Search