Development of a microcontroller-based, photovoltaic maximum power point tracking control system

FREE-DOWNLOAD E Koutroulis, K Kalaitzakis… – Power Electronics, research …, 2001
Abstract—Maximum power point tracking (MPPT) is used in photovoltaic (PV) systems to maximize
the photovoltaic array output power, irrespective of the temperature and irradiation conditions
and of the load electrical characteristics. A new MPPT system has been developed,