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 EPE  Vol.5 No.4 B , July 2013
Analysis and Modeling of Buck Converter in Discontinuous-Output-Inductor-Current Mode Operation
Abstract: The Buck converter with LC input filter operating in discontinuous output current mode has a high power factor with a constant duty cycle. A Buck converter in this operation mode can reduce the reverse recovery loss of the freewheeling diode thus increase the efficiency. The operation, power factor analysis and modeling of the converter are studied in this paper. Experimental results are presented to verify the theoretical predictions.
Cite this paper: J. Yang, W. Zhang, F. Al-Naemi and X. Chen, "Analysis and Modeling of Buck Converter in Discontinuous-Output-Inductor-Current Mode Operation," Energy and Power Engineering, Vol. 5 No. 4, 2013, pp. 850-856. doi: 10.4236/epe.2013.54B163.
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