Advanced Energy Technologies
A Comprehensive Review of Most Competitive Maximum Power Point Tracking Techniques for Enhanced Solar Photovoltaic Power Generation

Hassan Z. Al Garni; Arunachalam Sundaram; Anjali Awasthi; Rahul Chandel; Salwan Tajjour; Shyam Singh Chandel

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 19 February 2024

  A major design challenge for a grid-integrated photovoltaic power plant is to generate maximum power under varying loads, irradiance, and outdoor climatic conditions using competitive algorithm-based controllers. The objective of this study is to review experimentally validated advanced maximum power ...  Read More

Renewable Energy Resources and Technologies
Adaptive Robust Control Design to Maximize the Harvested Power in a Wind Turbine with Input Constraint

Hossein Dastres; Ali Mohammadi; Behrooz Rezaie

Volume 7, Issue 4 , October 2020, , Pages 30-43

  This paper deals with the problem of maximizing the extracted power from a wind turbine in the presence of model uncertainties and input saturation. An adaptive second-order integral terminal sliding mode speed control method is utilized to address this problem. The presented method benefits from the ...  Read More

An Intelligent PV Panel Structure to Extract the Maximum Power in Mismatch Irradiance

Abdolreza Esmaeli

Volume 2, Issue 1 , February 2015, , Pages 25-31

  a new intelligent photovoltaic (PV) panel structure to extract the maximum power in mismatch irradiance is proposed. In conventional structures, difference of irradiance between series panels can cause the deviation of maximum power point. In this condition tracking MPP becomes difficult and reduces ...  Read More