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Advances in Power Electronics
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 259756, 12 pages
A High-Efficiency, Low-Cost Solution for On-Board Power Converters
Power Applications Laboratory, Department of Electrical, Electronics and Telecommunications Engineering, University of Palermo, Viale Delle Scienze, Building 9, 90128 Palermo, Italy
Received 18 June 2012; Accepted 5 September 2012
Academic Editor: Neville Watson
Copyright © 2012 V. Boscaino and G. Capponi. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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