TELKOMNIKA Indonesian Journal of Electrical Engineering
Vol 10, No 3: July 2012

Modeling of Maximum Power Point Tracking Controller for Solar Power System

Soetedjo, Aryuanto (Unknown)

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Publish Date
01 Jul 2012


In this paper, a Maximum Power Point Tracking (MPPT) controller for solar power system is modeled using MATLAB Simulink. The model consists of PV module, buck converter, and MPPT controller. The contribution of the work is in the modeling of buck converter that allowing the input voltage of the converter, i.e. output voltage of PV is changed by varying the duty cycle, so that the maximum power point could be tracked when the environmental changes. The simulation results show that the developed model performs well in tracking the maximum power point (MPP) of the PV module using Perturb and Observe (P&O) Algorithm.

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Computer Science & IT Control & Systems Engineering Electrical & Electronics Engineering


TELKOMNIKA Indonesian Journal of Electrical Engineering (ISSN: 2302-4046, e-ISSN: 2087-278X, a Ei Compendex Indexed journal) is a monthly peer reviewed International Journal in English. The aim of this journal is to publish high-quality articles dedicated to all aspects of the latest outstanding ...