Modular multilevel converter based supercapacitor integration strategies and their comparative evaluation for railway traction drive systems

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Modular multilevel converter based supercapacitor integration strategies and their comparative evaluation for railway traction drive systems. / Mukherjee, Nilanjan; Tricoli, Pietro.

2015 17th European Conference on Power Electronics and Applications, EPE-ECCE Europe 2015. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2015. 7309217.

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Mukherjee, N & Tricoli, P 2015, Modular multilevel converter based supercapacitor integration strategies and their comparative evaluation for railway traction drive systems. in 2015 17th European Conference on Power Electronics and Applications, EPE-ECCE Europe 2015., 7309217, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 17th European Conference on Power Electronics and Applications, EPE-ECCE Europe 2015, Geneva, Switzerland, 8/09/15. https://doi.org/10.1109/EPE.2015.7309217

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Mukherjee, N., & Tricoli, P. (2015). Modular multilevel converter based supercapacitor integration strategies and their comparative evaluation for railway traction drive systems. In 2015 17th European Conference on Power Electronics and Applications, EPE-ECCE Europe 2015 [7309217] Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE). https://doi.org/10.1109/EPE.2015.7309217

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Mukherjee N, Tricoli P. Modular multilevel converter based supercapacitor integration strategies and their comparative evaluation for railway traction drive systems. In 2015 17th European Conference on Power Electronics and Applications, EPE-ECCE Europe 2015. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE). 2015. 7309217 https://doi.org/10.1109/EPE.2015.7309217

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Mukherjee, Nilanjan ; Tricoli, Pietro. / Modular multilevel converter based supercapacitor integration strategies and their comparative evaluation for railway traction drive systems. 2015 17th European Conference on Power Electronics and Applications, EPE-ECCE Europe 2015. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2015.

Bibtex

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