A single input dual buck-boost output reconfigurable converter for distributed generation

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A single input dual buck-boost output reconfigurable converter for distributed generation. / Rizzo, R.; Spina, I.; Tricoli, P.

5th International Conference on Clean Electrical Power: Renewable Energy Resources Impact, ICCEP 2015. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2015. p. 767-774 7177579.

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Rizzo, R, Spina, I & Tricoli, P 2015, A single input dual buck-boost output reconfigurable converter for distributed generation. in 5th International Conference on Clean Electrical Power: Renewable Energy Resources Impact, ICCEP 2015., 7177579, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), pp. 767-774, 5th International Conference on Clean Electrical Power, ICCEP 2015, Taormina, Italy, 16/06/15. https://doi.org/10.1109/ICCEP.2015.7177579

APA

Rizzo, R., Spina, I., & Tricoli, P. (2015). A single input dual buck-boost output reconfigurable converter for distributed generation. In 5th International Conference on Clean Electrical Power: Renewable Energy Resources Impact, ICCEP 2015 (pp. 767-774). [7177579] Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE). https://doi.org/10.1109/ICCEP.2015.7177579

Vancouver

Rizzo R, Spina I, Tricoli P. A single input dual buck-boost output reconfigurable converter for distributed generation. In 5th International Conference on Clean Electrical Power: Renewable Energy Resources Impact, ICCEP 2015. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE). 2015. p. 767-774. 7177579 https://doi.org/10.1109/ICCEP.2015.7177579

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Rizzo, R. ; Spina, I. ; Tricoli, P. / A single input dual buck-boost output reconfigurable converter for distributed generation. 5th International Conference on Clean Electrical Power: Renewable Energy Resources Impact, ICCEP 2015. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2015. pp. 767-774

Bibtex

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