Optoelectronics Letters, Volume. 20, Issue 1, 28(2024)

Improvement of maximum power point tracking in pho-tovoltaic arrays in different environments using hybrid algorithms

Jiuchao ZHANG, Guangjun REN, Yuming XUE*, Dan XIA, Jiangchao WANG, and Zhaoshuo and HU
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  • Institute of New Energy Intelligence Equipment, School of Integrated Circuit Science and Engineering, Tianjin Uni-versity of Technology, Tianjin 300384, China
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    ZHANG Jiuchao, REN Guangjun, XUE Yuming, XIA Dan, WANG Jiangchao, and HU Zhaoshuo. Improvement of maximum power point tracking in pho-tovoltaic arrays in different environments using hybrid algorithms[J]. Optoelectronics Letters, 2024, 20(1): 28

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    Received: Oct. 10, 2022

    Accepted: Nov. 18, 2023

    Published Online: May. 15, 2024

    The Author Email: Yuming XUE (orwellx@tjut.edu.cn)