Sliding-mode controller for a three level DC-DC Boost converter

  • Deeksha M U
  • Mr. V Nattarasu


Renewable energy systems have been using to provide voltage to the Boost Converter which has to be boosted up before being inverted and connected to the grid. The controller technique should provide good voltage regulation and suitable for the Boost DC-DC conversion purposes. There are many controller techniques are proposed for MBC. This paper provides Reduce order model for a three level Boost Converter and focused on SMC without integrator, with integrator and double integrator, Results have been analyzed.

Keywords: Multilevel boost converter (MBC), Sliding mode controller (SMC).


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U, D. M., & Nattarasu, M. V. (2018). Sliding-mode controller for a three level DC-DC Boost converter. Asian Journal For Convergence In Technology (AJCT), 4(II). journals.v4iII.632