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Journal of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Volume 2016, Article ID 6384390, 8 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/6384390
Research Article

New Application’s Approach to Unified Power Quality Conditioners for Mitigation of Surge Voltages

1Universidad Católica de Manizales and Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Colombia
2Universidad Nacional de Colombia Sede Manizales, Colombia
3Universidad Nacional de Colombia Sede Medellin, Colombia

Received 5 November 2015; Accepted 5 May 2016

Academic Editor: Raj Senani

Copyright © 2016 Yeison Alberto Garcés Gomez 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.

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