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Fuzzy control based solar tracker using Arduino Uno

  title={Fuzzy control based solar tracker using Arduino Uno},
  author={Dipti Bawa and C. Y. Patil},
179 Abstract—This paper presents the fuzzy logic control based solar tracking system using Arduino Uno. Stepper motor helps in tracking the axis of the sun and keeps the panel in direction of the sun all day long and a Buck DC-DC Converter has been used for Maximum Power Point Tracking. The proposed fuzzy logic controller has been implemented and tested using MATLAB. The above sun tracking power generation system has been tested in real time using Arduino Uno. The designed system increases the… Expand
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