Intelligent Control of Photovoltaic System Using Fuzzy Logic for MPPT

Authors(2) :-V. M. Nandhana, Dr. S. Arockia Edwin Xavier

This paper suggests a method for the maximum power point tracking (MPPT) of a solar system under variable insulation conditions. A fuzzy Logic control (FLC) based MPPT technique is proposed to improve the efficiency of a standalone solar energy system. Fuzzy logic controller is applicable to a DC-DC converter device. The various design steps of fuzzy logic controller are presented along with its simulation.A fuzzy system for tracking the maximum power point of a PV system. A simulation model consists of PV panel, Buck converter, and fuzzy based MPPT developed. Maximum power can be tracking by using fuzzy logic controller has been simulated in MATLAB/Simulink.

Authors and Affiliations

V. M. Nandhana
Department of EEE, Thiagarajar College of engineering, Madurai, Tamilnadu, India
Dr. S. Arockia Edwin Xavier
Department of EEE, Thiagarajar College of engineering, Madurai, Tamilnadu, India

Fuzzy logic, photovoltaic (PV) Module, Maximum Power Point Tracking.

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Publication Details

Published in : Volume 3 | Issue 5 | May-June 2017
Date of Publication : 2017-04-30
License:  This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
Page(s) : 78-82
Manuscript Number : ICASCT2513
Publisher : Technoscience Academy

Print ISSN : 2395-6011, Online ISSN : 2395-602X

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V. M. Nandhana, Dr. S. Arockia Edwin Xavier, " Intelligent Control of Photovoltaic System Using Fuzzy Logic for MPPT", International Journal of Scientific Research in Science and Technology(IJSRST), Print ISSN : 2395-6011, Online ISSN : 2395-602X, Volume 3, Issue 5, pp.78-82 , May-June-2017.
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