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Limit DC Voltage's Current Supply

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Bryverine
Bryverine on 10 Sep 2018
Edited: Bryverine on 18 Sep 2018
Hello,
I'm trying to do a "simple" setup of charging a capacitor in Simulink.
I'd like to figure out how to limit the current the DC Voltage Supply can source.
Problem:
  • Power source 1kV at 1 Watt
  • 1uF capacitor in series with 2k Ohm Resistor
  • Plot time vs. voltage of capacitor from 0V to 900 V

Answers (1)

ADragon
ADragon on 13 Sep 2018
Hi Bryan, you can do this easily is Simscape, though you will have to use a controlled voltage source instead. AD
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Bryverine
Bryverine on 17 Sep 2018
Interesting, I will give that a try! I was hoping to just start after the DC/DC converter to avoid adding extra "unnecessary" complexity.
EDIT: I can't get it to work. I found a current limiter block, but I can't seem to get it to work either. Could this current limiter block be the way to solve my problem if I could implement it properly?

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