PV-Based High-Gain Boost Converter

  • Ritanjali Behera
  • Sarat Kumar SahooEmail author
  • M. Balamurugan
  • Prabhakar Karthikeyan Shanmugam
  • C. Rani
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 1048)


This paper presents a high-gain boost DC–DC converter with a photovoltaic system, which gives high gain at low duty cycle. The Particle Swarm Optimization (PSO) technique with MPPT controller is implemented on the converter, which determines the duty cycle of the converter to maintain constant output voltage at a given input voltage. The working principle of the converter, PSO algorithm with MPPT controller, and the simulation results are presented.


PV system Boost converter Particle Swarm Optimization Maximum power point tracking 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ritanjali Behera
    • 1
  • Sarat Kumar Sahoo
    • 1
    Email author
  • M. Balamurugan
    • 2
  • Prabhakar Karthikeyan Shanmugam
    • 2
  • C. Rani
    • 2
  1. 1.Parala Maharaja Engineering CollegeBerhampurIndia
  2. 2.School of Electrical EngineeringVIT UniversityVelloreIndia

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