Variable Resistance Type Energy Regenerative Damper Using Pulse Width Modulated Step-up Chopper

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Sang-Soo Kim, Yohji Okada

School of Engineering, Ibaraki University, 4-12-1 Nakanarusawa, Hitachi, 316-8511, Japan

J. Vib. Acoust 124(1), 110-115 (Jul 01, 2001) (6 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1419204 History: Received July 01, 2000; Revised July 01, 2001
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Electrodynamic regenerative circuit
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Damping property of a regenerative damper
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Regenerative damper using step-up chopper
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Operation of step-up chopper
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Current wave of step-up chopper
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Characteristics of force versus velocity
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Damping characteristics of PWM step-up chopper damper
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Frequency responses of PWM step-up chopper regenerative control with γ=1.1 and eb=5.2 [V]
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Frequency responses of PWM chopper regenerative control with γ=1.5 and eb=3.6 [V]
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Frequency responses of pure regenerative control with eb=3.6 [V]
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Schematics of experimental setup
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Dynamic absorber with regenerative damper



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