Publications

Articles

International Journal Articles: 6

2021

- Victor Pires and Armando Cordeiro and Daniel Foito and J. Fernando Silva, A Multilevel Converter Topology for a STATCOM System Based on Four-Leg Two-Level Inverters and Cascaded Scott Transformers2, article in IEEE Transactions on Power Delivery, to appear on 2021 [bibTex]
- Pedro Costa and Guilherme Paraíso and Sónia Pinto and J. Fernando Silva, A Four-Leg Matrix converter based hybrid distribution transformer for smart and resilient grids, article in Electric Power Systems Research, Oct. 2021, Elsevier [bibTex]
- João Barros and Luis Rocha and J. Fernando Silva, Backstepping Predictive Control of Hybrid Microgrids Interconnected by Neutral Point Clamped Converters, article in Electronics vol. 10 (5) pp. 1210, May. 2021, MDPI [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Alexandre Bento and Guilherme Paraíso and Pedro Costa and Zhang Lijun and Thomas Geury and Sónia Pinto and J. Fernando Silva, On the potential contributions of Matrix Converters for the future grid operation, sustainable transportation and electrical drives innovation, article in Applied Sciences, May. 2021, MDPI [DOI Article link] [bibTex]

2020

International Conferences: 9

2021

- Pedro Costa and Sónia Pinto and J. Fernando Silva, Breadth-First Search Leakage Tolerant Commutation Method for Matrix Converters in Three-Phase Solid State Transformers, presented at 47th Annual Conference of the IEEE Industrial Electronics Society, Oct. 2021 [bibTex]
- Victor Pires and Armando Cordeiro and J. Fernando Silva and Daniel Foito, Electric Vehicle Integrated Battery Charger for an AC drive with Open Windings, presented at IEEE PowerEng 2021, Oct. 2021 [bibTex]
- Zhang Lijun and Alexandre Bento and Guilherme Paraíso and Pedro Costa and Sónia Pinto and J. Fernando Silva, Modular-Matrix-Converter-Based Smart Transformer for Hybrid Microgrid, presented at 47th Annual Conference of the IEEE Industrial Electronics Society, Oct. 2021 [bibTex]
- Victor Pires and Armando Cordeiro and J. Fernando Silva and Daniel Foito, Control of PV Distributed Systems Based on Three-Phase Triple Inverters to Support Grids with Unbalanced Loads, presented at IEEE EUROCON-2021, Sep. 2021 [bibTex]
- J. Fernando Silva and Victor Pires and Nuno F. Guerreiro, Interleaved Wide-bandgap Semiconductor-based Power Converters for Fuel Cell Powered Electric Vehicles, presented at IEEE PowerEng 2021, Sep. 2021 [bibTex]

2020

- Alexandre Bento and Ricardo Luís and Sónia Pinto and J. Fernando Silva, Open-end Winding Synchronous Reluctance Sensorless Drive based on Indirect Matrix Converter with Dual VSI Output, presented at 10th International Conference on Power Electronics, Machines and Drives (PEMD), Dec. 2020 [bibTex]
- André Pimenta and Pedro Costa and Guilherme Paraíso and Sónia Pinto and J. Fernando Silva, Active Voltage Regulation Transformer for AC Microgrids, presented at 9th International Power Electronics and Motion Control Conference (IPEMC2020-ECCE Asia), Nov. 2020 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Daniel Foito and Victor Pires and Armando Cordeiro and J. Fernando Silva, Sliding Mode Vector Control of Grid-Connected PV Multilevel Systems Based on Triple Three-Phase Two-Level Inverters, presented at International Conference on Renewable Energy Research and Applications (ICRERA), Sep. 2020 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Victor Pires and Daniel Foito and Natália Maria Madeira da Silva Rosa Marques dos Santos and Armando Cordeiro and C. Roncero-Clemente and J. Fernando Silva, Fault Tolerant Operation of Three-Phase 3 Level T-Type qZS Inverters using Sliding Mode Current Controllers, presented at 2020 IEEE 14th International Conference on Compatibility, Power Electronics and Power Engineering (CPE-POWERENG), Jul. 2020 [DOI Article link] [bibTex]

Technologies

National Patents: 1

2020