Dept. of Electrical & Electronics Engineering

Dept. of Electrical & Electronics Engineering
Amal Jyothi College of Engineering

Electrical power converter allows grid to easily accept power from renewable energy




Engineering researchers at the University of Arkansas have invented a novel electrical power converter system that simultaneously accepts power from a variety of energy sources and converts it for use in the electrical grid system.
Doctoral student Joseph Carr developed the system with his adviser, Juan Balda, University Professor and head of the department of electrical engineering.
Innovations in this field are critical as the United States moves toward integration of renewable energy sources to the national power grid.
The U.S. Department of Energy pursued and was granted a U.S. patent for the technology and is now seeking licensing opportunities for potential commercialization."It is very gratifying when doctoral students who invest many hours working on various research ideas are rewarded with a patent," Balda said. "At the same time, it is an indication of research work that several faculty members and their students are doing in the field of future energy systems."
The availability and use of renewable energy sources, such as solar, geothermal and wind, and their associated harvesting systems increase the need for new power converters that can efficiently convert diverse energy sources to work across modern electrical grid systems. Current renewable energy conversion systems are bulky, inefficient and struggle to accept multiple inputs from diverse sources.
The researchers' high-frequency matrix converter addresses these shortcomings. Its simplified control system uses power converters to allow connection of a variety of power sources to a small, high-frequency transformer. Then, using a high-frequency matrix converter, it produces stable electricity ready to be supplied to the electrical grid system.
The research was sponsored by a Department of Energy grant.
Share:

14 comments:

  1. Hence, the initial money that you spend on installing any form of renewable energy should be viewed as an investment and not an expense. Renewable energy can help you save on your electricity bill and also heating bill. solar phone charger

    ReplyDelete
  2. Thanks for sharing such an informative topic. Looking forward to more post on such topics.

    Talal Bayaa
    Bayzat

    ReplyDelete
  3. From here, you can now interview the shortlisted companies or candidates to determine who will best meet your requirements in terms of quality, reliability, flexibility, cost and other variables. Emergency electrician ct

    ReplyDelete
  4. As your essential wellspring of power from your service organization, you depend on them every day to give your electrical gadgets and machines the power that they require.electrical contractors medford lakes nj

    ReplyDelete
  5. Really a great tips shared by you regarding Electrical power converter. The way you explain is truly very understanding. Are you seeking for electrician in nixa mo visit Vuta Electrical.

    ReplyDelete
  6. All our petroleum compact generators are perfect for various applications such ascamping, caravanning inverter generator 4000 watt

    ReplyDelete
  7. Thank you for making me realize this. It's great.
    เว็บไซต์คาสิโนออนไลน์ที่ได้คุณภาพอับดับ 1 ของประเทศ
    เป็นเว็บไซต์การพนันออนไลน์ที่มีคนมา สมัคร Gclub Royal1688
    และยังมีหวยให้คุณได้เล่น สมัครหวยออนไลน์ ได้เลย
    สมัครสมาชิกที่นี่ >>> Gclub Royal1688
    ร่วมลงทุนสมัครเอเย่นคาสิโนกับทีมงานของเราได้เลย

    ReplyDelete
  8. This article is great. I like it very much. Thank you.
    โปรโมชั่นGclub ของทางทีมงานตอนนี้แจกฟรีโบนัส 50%
    เพียงแค่คุณสมัคร Gclub กับทางทีมงานของเราเพียงเท่านั้น
    ร่วมมาเป็นส่วนหนึ่งกับเว็บไซต์คาสิโนออนไลน์ของเราได้เลยค่ะ
    สมัครสล็อตออนไลน์ >>> goldenslot
    สนใจร่วมลงทุนกับเรา สมัครเอเย่น Gclub คลิ๊กได้เลย

    ReplyDelete
  9. Green renewable energy refers to energy that which is clean for the environment but is also infinite. It's easy to see why more and more people are taking advantage of this energy to power their own homes. I find a very good website for the Green Coast | Green Living Blog, You can visit this site. Thanks

    ReplyDelete

About

Visitors

Popular Posts