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A new zero-ripple switching DC-to-DC converter and integrated magnetics

Cuk, Slobodan (1983) A new zero-ripple switching DC-to-DC converter and integrated magnetics. IEEE Transactions on Magnetics, 19 (2). pp. 57-75. ISSN 0018-9464.

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A new switching dc-to-dc converter is synthesized which consist of the least number of storage elements (inductive and capacitive) and switches, and yet truly emulates the ideally desired dc-to-dc transformer having both input and output currents as pure dc quantities with no ripple. This result was facilitated by implementation of a new concept termed integrated magnetics, which leads in some special switching structures to the integration of otherwise independent and separate magnetic components (inductors and transformers) into a single magnetic circuit.

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Additional Information:© 1983 IEEE. Date of Current Version: 06 January 2003. Manuscript received August 13, 1982. The paper was presented at the IEEE Power Electronics Specialists Conference, 1980 Record, Atlanta, GA, June 1980. This work was sponsored in part by the Office of Naval Research, Washington, DC, under Contract N00014-78-C-0757, by the Naval Ocean Systems Center, San Diego, CA, under Contract N66001-78-C-0351 JAP, and by the International Business Machines Corporation, Kingston, NY.
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Official Citation:Cuk, S.; , "A new zero-ripple switching DC-to-DC converter and integrated magnetics," Magnetics, IEEE Transactions on , vol.19, no.2, pp. 57- 75, Mar 1983 doi: 10.1109/TMAG.1983.1062238 URL:
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