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Ultra Fast Acting Electronic Circuit Breaker using pic microcontroller

    Ultra Fast Acting Electronic Circuit Breaker using pic microcontroller

    Ultra fast acting electronic circuit breaker is a such type a of circuit breaker which makes and breaks the power circuits with ultra fast acting response as compared to conventional circuit breakers such as MCB and MCCB. If we talk about conventional circuit breakers, these circuit breakers are temperature based circuit breakers which have lever strip […]

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    forward converter design and simulation with simulink

      Forward Converter Design with Simulink

      Forward Converter Design in Simulink:  In last tutorial about simulink we posted a design on dc to dc buck converter using simulink. In this article, we are going to learn how to design dc to dc forward converter with simulink. The forward converter is a dc to dc converter that uses the transformer for step up […]

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      Three phase ac power measurement using pic microcontroller

      three phase power meter

      Three phase ac power measurement: three phase watt meter using pic microcontroller is designed to measure three phase ac power of three phase transformer and three phase generator. It can be used to measure either three phase ac power of transformer or three phase generator. As you know AC power or wattage of any three […]

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      Efficient Energy Management System with Smart Grid

        Efficient Energy Management System with Smart Grid

        Efficient Energy Management System with Smart Grid: Efficient Energy Management System  was inspired by Supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA). Efficient Energy Management System with Smart Grid  basically controls, monitors loads and power flow. It also provides protection to loads.We usually have some critical and non-critical loads. Critical loads should never be turned off. Non-critical […]

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        AC power control with thyristor using pic microcontroller

        AC power control with thyristor using pic microcontroller

        AC power control with thyristor using pic microcontroller is designed to control AC power flow across load. This project is designed using PIC16F877A microcontroller and Zero crossing detection circuit. Phase angle control method is used for AC power control with thyristor. Thyristor is used as a switch to control flow of power. PIC16F877A microcontroller is […]

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        Automatic power factor controller using pic microcontroller

        power factor improvements

        Automatic power factor controller project is designed to improve power factor automatically whenever power factor falls below a certain level. As you know demand of electrical energy is increasing day by day. More and more inductive loads are being used in industry and domestic applications. Inductive loads are main reason for low power factor in […]

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        Digital watt meter using pic microcontroller

        watt meter using pic microcontroller

        In this article, I will discuss how to design digital ac watt meter using pic microcontroller. How to measure ac power using pic microcontroller? Lets start with basic introduction of watt meter. Before you start with this article you should know basic understanding of pic microcontroller programming . if you want to learn pic microcontroller, […]

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        power factor measurement using PIC16F877A microcontroller

        watt meter using pic microcontroller

        In this article, I have discussed a method to measure a power factor using pic microcontroller. Power factor measurement using pic microcontroller project is design to measure power factor with the help of pic microcontroller and displays it to LCD.Improvements can be done in this project by adding functionality of automatic power factor correction using […]

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