Design and simulation of an open voltage algorithm based maximum power point tracker for battery charging PV system

  title={Design and simulation of an open voltage algorithm based maximum power point tracker for battery charging PV system},
  author={S. M. Ferdous and Mahir Asif Mohammad and F. Nasrullah and Ahmed Mortuza Saleque and Abdul Muttalib},
  journal={2012 7th International Conference on Electrical and Computer Engineering},
A MPPT is required for effective operation and power extraction from a PV module. Amongst several existing well established MPPT algorithms, the open voltage (OV) based algorithm is chosen to design the proposed MPPT circuit developed in this paper. The designed circuit is simple and easy to implement yet moderately efficient in MPP tracking. Due to its simplicity it can be very easily integrated with a PV module which would serve the purpose of battery charge controller and no separate charge… Expand

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