Patent Number: 7,535,207

Title: Tapped converter

Abstract: A converter having a tapped inductor to facilitate controlling operating characteristics of the converter. The converter may be configured as a boost converter with tapping of the inductor at the voltage output and the converter may be configured as a buck converter with tapping of the inductor at the voltage input. The converter may also be configured as a bi-direction dual voltage converter having capabilities to switch between boost and buck modes.

Inventors: Darroman; Yann (Torello, ES)

Assignee: Lear Corporation

International Classification: G05F 1/14 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2021-05-19 0:00:00