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THD Minimization from H-Bridge Cascaded Multilevel Inverter Using Particle Swarm Optimization Technique

Keywords: Heuristic Techniques, Switching Angles, Particle Swarm Optimization, Total Harmonic Distortion, Multilevel Inverter

Mehran University Research Journal of Engineering & Technology

Volume 36 ,  Issue 1


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