A three-port direct current converter

Maria del Carmen Mira Albert (Inventor)

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Abstract

The three-port direct current converter comprising: at least one input direct current source; at least one storage battery; a primary side circuit; a secondary side circuit; a first single magnetic component shared by the primary side circuit and the secondary side circuit, wherein the primary side circuit comprises a connection between the at least one input direct current source and the at least one storage battery, the primary side circuit configured for operating as a buck converter; a second magnetic component serially coupled to the first single magnetic component, wherein the first and second magnetic components are configured to perform a voltage step-up, wherein the secondary side circuit comprises a connection between the at least one storage battery and at least one load, the secondary side configured for operating as a tapped boost converter; wherein the three-port direct current converter is configured to operate in two mutually exclusive power flow configurations.

Original languageEnglish
IPCH02M 1/ 00 A I
Patent numberWO2016170184
Filing date27/10/2016
CountryInternational Bureau of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)
Priority date23/04/2015
Priority numberEP20150164905
Publication statusPublished - 27 Oct 2016

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