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Digital Simulation and Analysis of Six Modes of Operation of BLDC Motor Drives Using Hysteresis Band PWM Switching Scheme
International Journal of Energy and Power Engineering
Volume 3, Issue 2, April 2014, Pages: 57-64
Received: Feb. 5, 2014; Published: Mar. 30, 2014
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Authors
Mohd Tariq, Former Scientist, National Institute of Ocean Technology, Ministry of Earth Sciences, Govt. of India, Chennai, 600100 India; Presently working at Department of Electrical Engineering, Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology, Bhopal, 462051 India
Nidhi Varshney, Deep Sea Technology, National Institute of Ocean Technology, Ministry of Earth Sciences, Govt. of India, Chennai, 600100 India
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Abstract
Permanent magnet Brushless DC (BLDC) motors are gaining popularity mainly because of their better characteristics and performance in comparison to other electrical motors. BLDC motors are generally controlled using a three phase power semiconductor bridge. For starting and providing proper commutation sequence to turn on the power devices in the inverter bridge, the rotor position sensors are required. Based on the rotor position, the power devices are commutated sequentially every 60 degrees. This paper presents MATLAB/SIMULINK based simulation of BLDC motor drives. BLDC motor drive operates in six modes for one complete revolution of the rotor. The complete analysis of six modes of operation with position of rotor has been presented in this paper. The switching of the IGBT switches and corresponding phase currents and line voltages are shown here for each sequence. The presented BLDC motor drive is based on hysteresis band PWM current controller for generating modulated switching signals.
Keywords
Brushless DC (BLDC) motor, MATLAB/SIMULINK, IGBT, hysteresis band, PWM, Current Controller
To cite this article
Mohd Tariq, Nidhi Varshney, Digital Simulation and Analysis of Six Modes of Operation of BLDC Motor Drives Using Hysteresis Band PWM Switching Scheme, International Journal of Energy and Power Engineering. Vol. 3, No. 2, 2014, pp. 57-64. doi: 10.11648/j.ijepe.20140302.14
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