Journal Forum

A Meta-Analysis of High Resolution Audio Perceptual Evaluation - June 2016

Synthetic Reverberator - January 1960

Sound Board: High-Resolution Audio - October 2015

Access Journal Forum

AES E-Library

Analysis, Design and Assessment of Class A, B, AB, G and H Audio Power Amplifier Output Stages Based on Matlab Software

Document Thumbnail

A procedure for analyzing, designing and assessing audio power amplifier output stages operating in class A, B, AB, G and H with reactive loads is presented. This study considers steady-state sinusoidal analysis for BJT, IGBT and MOSFET technologies. Electrical-mechanical-acoustical models of loudspeakers and enclosures are used whose parameters are obtained through the Thiele-Small model. An equivalent electrical-thermal model for the transistor-heatsink-ambience associated with the instantaneous and average powers is used for designing the power stage. A MATLAB software has been developed, which provides a considerable support to the designer for all required phases in an audio power amplifier output stage design.

AES Convention: Paper Number:
Publication Date:

Click to purchase paper as a non-member or login as an AES member. If your company or school subscribes to the E-Library then switch to the institutional version. If you are not an AES member and would like to subscribe to the E-Library then Join the AES!

This paper costs $33 for non-members and is temporarily free for AES members.

Learn more about the AES E-Library

E-Library Location:

Start a discussion about this paper!

Facebook   Twitter   LinkedIn   Google+   YouTube   RSS News Feeds  
AES - Audio Engineering Society