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Soft Starter Induction Motor Model

version 3.0.0.1 (97.9 KB) by Juan Sagarduy
Electro-mechanical model of a thyristor-based soft starter with Simscape Electrical

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Updated 20 Apr 2021

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Soft starters are power electronics topologies allowing soft start/stop of induction motors widely used in industrial applications (i.e. water treatment). A model of a thyristor-based soft start of a 15kW induction motor is introduced (Simscape Electrical). The model provides both open-loop and closed-loop algorithms for thyristor firing (speed control with smooth bypass connection).

Video. More Electric Tech Series: 2. Soft Starters and Variable Speed Drives.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EmS5FyRfA0M

Cite As

Juan Sagarduy (2021). Soft Starter Induction Motor Model (https://www.mathworks.com/matlabcentral/fileexchange/49605-soft-starter-induction-motor-model), MATLAB Central File Exchange. Retrieved .

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