Microprocessors and Control for Electric Drives Articles

Microprocessors and Control for Electric Drives Articles: Applications and Functions of Microprocessors in Electric Drives : With the remarkable progress in the area of microelectronics, reliable and powerful microprocessors have…

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Control of DC Drives Using Microprocessors

Control of DC Drives Using Microprocessors: The dc motors fed from thyristor converters for variable speeds are being ex­tensively used in general industrial applications. A dual converter, which is a…

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Function Generation and Linearisation

Function Generation and Linearisation: An important aspect of the closed loop control system is the use of Function Generation and Linearisation, e.g. in the control of induction motors there exists…

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Feedback Control in Drive System

Feedback Control in Drive System: Feedback Control in Drive System - A closed loop control of a variable speed drive system employing thyristor power converters is normally a discrete time…

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Speed Detector

Speed Detector: One important factor in the closed loop control of variable speed drives em­ploying solid state converters is the Speed Detector. In the dedicated hardware control using analog components,…

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Hardware Systems Versus Microprocessor Control

Hardware Systems Versus Microprocessor Control: The Hardware Systems Versus Microprocessor Control control of electric drives offers the following advantages when compared to the dedicated hardware control. As has already been…

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Charging a Capacitor in Inverter

Charging a Capacitor in Inverter: Charging a Capacitor in Inverter - Inverters are static power converters for converting dc to ac. By controlling the conducting periods of the thyristors it…

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