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Patrice Brunelle

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Hydro-Québec (IREQ)

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Patrice Brunelle is responsible of the SimPowerSystems development team at Hydro-Québec (IREQ). Patrice joined TransÉnergie Technologies (subsidiary of Hydro-Québec) as a power system engineer in 1997 and moved to the research institute of Hydro-Québec in 2008. Patrice has a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from Université du Québec à Chicoutimi (UQAC) and a M.S. in Electrical Engineering from Laval University.

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28 Sep 2012 Screenshot Three-Phase AC-DC-AC PWM Converter SimPowerSystems model of a three-phase PWM VSC-based power supply. Author: Patrice Brunelle pwm, vsc, acdcac converter, voltage source conver..., power supply 252 11
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10 Jan 2012 Screenshot Tapping Power from the Overhead Ground Wire of a High-Voltage Transmission Line SimPowerSystems model of a 25-kW regulated power supply tapping power from OHGW of a 735-kV line. Author: Patrice Brunelle ohgw, overhead ground wire, ohgw supply, tapping power, capacitive coupling, ivace 38 0
09 Jan 2012 Screenshot Fuel Cell Vehicle (FCV) Power Train Demonstration of a Fuel Cell Vehicle (FCV) power train using SimPowerSystems and SimDriveline 2.1. Author: Patrice Brunelle automotive, fuel cell, energy managment subs..., electric car, physical modeling 123 3
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20 Oct 2011 Screenshot Three-Phase On-Line Tap Changing Regulating Transformer Simscape model of a on-line tap changing (OLTC) regulating transformer in SimPowerSystems. Author: Patrice Brunelle oltc, tap changer, regulating transforme..., simscape simpowersyst..., physical modeling 51 0
17 Oct 2011 Screenshot Hybrid Electric Vehicle (HEV) Power Train Using Battery Model Demonstration of a hybrid electric vehicle (HEV) power train using SimPowerSystems and SimDriveline Author: Patrice Brunelle automotive, hybrid electric vehic..., energy management sub..., physical modeling 218 18
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10 May 2012 Grid-Connected PV Array Two demonstrations of a grid-connected PV array using SimPowerSystems. Author: Pierre Giroux

Hi Yuvaraj

Regarding the problem with C-compiler I recommend that you report the issue to the customer support service of The Mathworks.

Thanks you for your interest in the demo and to SimPowerSystem.

03 May 2012 Three-Phase AC-DC-AC PWM Converter SimPowerSystems model of a three-phase PWM VSC-based power supply. Author: Patrice Brunelle

Hi Manu,

Please note that the DC link capacitance is C= 1500e-6 F (not 75 000e-6 F as stated in my previous response).
Calculation of the Wc/Pnom ratio is correct.

26 Apr 2012 Three-Phase AC-DC-AC PWM Converter SimPowerSystems model of a three-phase PWM VSC-based power supply. Author: Patrice Brunelle

Hi Manu,
The size of the DC link capacitor of a VSC converter is determined by the Wc/Pnom ratio where Wc = energy stored in the capacitor bank at nominal DC link voltage (Joules) and Pnom = nominal power of the converter. This ratio is usually a fraction of a cycle, typically between 0.25 cycle and 0.75 cycle.

In our demo, C=75 000e-6 F, Vc=750 V, Pnom=50 kW

Wc/Pnom= 0.5*1500e-6*750^2 / 50e3= 0.0084 sec = ½ cycle for 60 Hz frequency

Please note that this ratio is given in the model (see comments in blue) .

In other words, it means that, with the energy stored in the capacitor, the inverter could theoretically deliver nominal power to the load during 8. 4 ms when the inverter is disconnected from the rectifier.

26 Apr 2012 Visualizing Wave Propagation Visualize wave propagation through media with different impedances and propagation velocities. Author: Dick Benson

Excellent job Dick.
When you disconnect the load and let the line open-circuit you can even observe the well known phenomea of bouncing back wave: http://www.allaboutcircuits.com/vol_2/chpt_14/4.html

14 Feb 2012 Grid-Connected PV Array Two demonstrations of a grid-connected PV array using SimPowerSystems. Author: Pierre Giroux

The PVarray model was built using R2011b. It is possible that some features available in SPS 11b cannot be run in previous releases.

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22 Mar 2014 Hybrid Electric Vehicle (HEV) Power Train Using Battery Model Demonstration of a hybrid electric vehicle (HEV) power train using SimPowerSystems and SimDriveline Author: Patrice Brunelle Danayiyen, Yahya

22 Mar 2014 Three-Phase AC-DC-AC PWM Converter SimPowerSystems model of a three-phase PWM VSC-based power supply. Author: Patrice Brunelle mark, smile

good ,thanks!!!i don't know how to set the Kp and Ki

23 Feb 2014 Three-Phase AC-DC-AC PWM Converter SimPowerSystems model of a three-phase PWM VSC-based power supply. Author: Patrice Brunelle nripendra

Sir, can u tell me some ieee reference papers regarding this model.

22 Nov 2013 Hybrid Electric Vehicle (HEV) Power Train Using Battery Model Demonstration of a hybrid electric vehicle (HEV) power train using SimPowerSystems and SimDriveline Author: Patrice Brunelle Mistry, Kuntal

Thanks for sharing. !

16 Sep 2013 Electrically-Driven Hydraulic Motor Pump Demonstration of a hydraulic pump driven by an electric motor using SimPowerSystems & SimHydraulics Author: Patrice Brunelle Jesus

Has someone tested this model? and so, how it's going?

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