Novel screening techniques for wind turbine power converters

Asger Bjørn Jørgensen, Simon Dyhr Sønderskov, Nicklas Christensen, Kristian Linding Frederiksen, Eddy Iciragiye, Anders Eggert Maarbjerg, Stig Munk-Nielsen, Bjørn Rannestad

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Power converters represent one of the highest failure rates in the wind turbine. Therefore converter manufacturers perform burn-in tests to prevent shipping of faulty converters. Recent developments in junction temperature estimation, based on accurate online IGBT collector-emitter voltage measurements, allow for thermal stress estimation of the IGBT modules. This is utilized to detect infant mortalities in power converters, by comparing thermal responses of IGBTs for faulty and non-faulty converters. The method proves to be a time and cost efficient candidate to replace burn-in tests of power converters for wind turbines applications.
OriginalsprogEngelsk
TitelProceedings of 18th European Conference on Power Electronics and Applications (EPE'16 ECCE Europe), 2016
Antal sider8
Udgivelses stedKarlsruhe, Germany
ForlagIEEE Press
Publikationsdatosep. 2016
ISBN (Elektronisk)978-9-0758-1524-5
DOI
StatusUdgivet - sep. 2016
BegivenhedEPE'16 - ECCE: 18th European Conference on Power Electronics and Applications - Karlsruhe Town Hall (Stadthalle), Karlsruhe, Tyskland
Varighed: 5 sep. 20169 sep. 2016
Konferencens nummer: 18
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KonferenceEPE'16 - ECCE: 18th European Conference on Power Electronics and Applications
Nummer18
LokationKarlsruhe Town Hall (Stadthalle)
LandTyskland
ByKarlsruhe
Periode05/09/201609/09/2016
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Insulated gate bipolar transistors (IGBT)
Power converters
Wind turbines
Screening
Voltage measurement
Freight transportation
Thermal stress
Costs
Temperature

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Jørgensen, A. B., Sønderskov, S. D., Christensen, N., Frederiksen, K. L., Iciragiye, E., Maarbjerg, A. E., ... Rannestad, B. (2016). Novel screening techniques for wind turbine power converters. I Proceedings of 18th European Conference on Power Electronics and Applications (EPE'16 ECCE Europe), 2016 Karlsruhe, Germany: IEEE Press. https://doi.org/10.1109/EPE.2016.7695302
Jørgensen, Asger Bjørn ; Sønderskov, Simon Dyhr ; Christensen, Nicklas ; Frederiksen, Kristian Linding ; Iciragiye, Eddy ; Maarbjerg, Anders Eggert ; Munk-Nielsen, Stig ; Rannestad, Bjørn. / Novel screening techniques for wind turbine power converters. Proceedings of 18th European Conference on Power Electronics and Applications (EPE'16 ECCE Europe), 2016. Karlsruhe, Germany : IEEE Press, 2016.
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Novel screening techniques for wind turbine power converters. / Jørgensen, Asger Bjørn; Sønderskov, Simon Dyhr; Christensen, Nicklas; Frederiksen, Kristian Linding; Iciragiye, Eddy; Maarbjerg, Anders Eggert ; Munk-Nielsen, Stig; Rannestad, Bjørn.

Proceedings of 18th European Conference on Power Electronics and Applications (EPE'16 ECCE Europe), 2016. Karlsruhe, Germany : IEEE Press, 2016.

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Jørgensen AB, Sønderskov SD, Christensen N, Frederiksen KL, Iciragiye E, Maarbjerg AE et al. Novel screening techniques for wind turbine power converters. I Proceedings of 18th European Conference on Power Electronics and Applications (EPE'16 ECCE Europe), 2016. Karlsruhe, Germany: IEEE Press. 2016 https://doi.org/10.1109/EPE.2016.7695302