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Volume 2014, Article ID 724529, 10 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/724529
Research Article

Method to Eliminate Flux Linkage DC Component in Load Transformer for Static Transfer Switch

State Key Laboratory of Advanced Electromagnetic and Technology, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan 430074, China

Received 27 February 2014; Revised 15 June 2014; Accepted 16 June 2014; Published 17 July 2014

Academic Editor: Antonio García-Zambrana

Copyright © 2014 Yu He 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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