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Journal of Control Science and Engineering
Volume 2017, Article ID 6375680, 17 pages
https://doi.org/10.1155/2017/6375680
Research Article

Rotor Speed Control of a Direct-Driven Permanent Magnet Synchronous Generator-Based Wind Turbine Using Phase-Lag Compensators to Optimize Wind Power Extraction

1Department of Electrical, Electronic and Computer Engineering, University of KwaZulu-Natal, University Road, Durban 4000, South Africa
2Department of Electric Power Engineering, Durban University of Technology, Corner of Botanic Gardens and Steve Biko Roads, Durban 4000, South Africa
3Department of Electrical, Electronics and Computer Engineering, University of Pretoria, Lynnwood Road, Pretoria 0002, South Africa

Correspondence should be addressed to Ester Hamatwi; moc.liamg@iwtamahretse

Received 12 January 2017; Revised 30 March 2017; Accepted 20 April 2017; Published 28 May 2017

Academic Editor: Carlos-Andrés García

Copyright © 2017 Ester Hamatwi et al. 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.

How to Cite this Article

Ester Hamatwi, Innocent E. Davidson, and Michael N. Gitau, “Rotor Speed Control of a Direct-Driven Permanent Magnet Synchronous Generator-Based Wind Turbine Using Phase-Lag Compensators to Optimize Wind Power Extraction,” Journal of Control Science and Engineering, vol. 2017, Article ID 6375680, 17 pages, 2017. https://doi.org/10.1155/2017/6375680.