How to Select Inductor for Boost Converter

Below are step by step guide on how to select inductor for boost converter. This is proven in many products released to the market. 1. Select Inductance Value a. Define the switching frequency for the boost converter Example: Fsw = 300kHz b. Define the input and output voltage Example: Vin = 12V, Vout = 24V c. Determine the duty cycle