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FET-Based Numerical Modeling of a Self-Excited Induction Generator Driven by a Controlled DC Motor

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In this paper, a new and non-traditional approach is proposed for modeling a selfexcited induction generator (SEIG) driven by a controlled DC motor. The algorithm used in this paper is based on a modified finite element technique (FET) and the trapezoidal rule time integration. Unlike the conventional FET-based models, in the proposed numerical model, addition of equations is avoided and the global set of equations is solved iteratively. A MATLABSimulink model of the system is developed for comparison.
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Finite Element Technique; Newton-Raphson Method; Numerical Analysis; Self-Excited Induction Generator; Trapezoidal Rule

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