Aspects Involved in the Modeling of PV System, Comparison of MPPT Schemes, and Study of Different Ambient Conditions Using P&O Method

  • Mohammed Aslam Husain
  • Asif Khan
  • Abu Tariq
  • Zeeshan Ahmad Khan
  • Abhinandan Jain
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 732)


Discussion of almost all major aspects involved in the study and design of a solar photovoltaic (PV) stand-alone system has been incorporated in this paper. Detailed modeling of a photovoltaic cell and maximum power point tracker in MATLAB/Simulink environment has been shown. Initially, the precise model of a solar cell is made in Simulink, and then, how a solar module, array, and panel are obtained using that cell is shown clearly. All the existing methods for maximum power point method of solar PV power have been tabulated, and a comparative table is included in this article. Finally, a detailed study of the PV system with perturbation and observation MPPT method has been done.


SPV array Insolation MPPT P&O MATLAB simulation 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Mohammed Aslam Husain
    • 1
  • Asif Khan
    • 2
  • Abu Tariq
    • 3
  • Zeeshan Ahmad Khan
    • 3
  • Abhinandan Jain
    • 4
  1. 1.Department of Electrical EngineeringRECAmbedkar NagarIndia
  2. 2.Department of Electrical EngineeringAligarh Muslim University (AMU)AligarhIndia
  3. 3.University of Electronic Science and Technology of ChinaChengduChina
  4. 4.Department of Electronics EngineeringAligarh Muslim University (AMU)AligarhIndia

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