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Doubt regarding voltage balance on capacitors

  1. Apr 18, 2017 #1

    The text in the paper says that C1 has Vout/N-1 = Vout/6, C2 has 2*Vout/6 and so on...
    Can someone please explain how?

    Source : Liao, Zitao, Yutian Lei, and Robert CN Pilawa-Podgurski. "A GaN-based flying-capacitor multilevel boost converter for high step-up conversion." Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition (ECCE), 2016 IEEE. IEEE, 2016.
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  3. Apr 18, 2017 #2


    Staff: Mentor

  4. Apr 18, 2017 #3
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