Modeling of power converters for debugging digital controllers through FPGA emulation

Fernando Lopez-Colino, Alberto Sanchez, Angel de Castro, Javier Garrido
2013 2013 15th European Conference on Power Electronics and Applications (EPE)  
Esta es la versión de autor de la comunicación de congreso publicada en: This is an author produced version of a paper published in: 15th European El acceso a la versión del editor puede requerir la suscripción del recurso Access to the published version may require subscription Abstract Debugging a digital controller for power converters can be a lengthy process due to the long time required in mixed-signal simulations. This paper focuses on the design of a power converter model for debugging
more » ... odel for debugging digital controllers in closed loop. The testing may be performed by means of simulation or emulation. This paper shows the results of simulating and emulating the power converter using different data representations. Experiments will show that through a good selection of data and emulation, testing can be speeded up over 28, 000 times.
doi:10.1109/epe.2013.6631870 fatcat:uh2ln5wktfcw5glt6x5baooovu