Title: Mathematical Modeling of PV Cell


Amit Kumar Pandey

Dr. B. R. Ambedkar National Institute of Technology Jalandhar,

Pramod Kumar

Dr. B. R. Ambedkar National Institute of Technology Jalandhar

Pages: 1-4



Because physical modeling of the PV cell is inefficient to analyze the output data of photovoltaic cells so with the help of mathematical modeling approach, the analysis is done. In this study the mathematical modeling of the   photovoltaic   cell   and   the   step-by-step   simulation procedure of photovoltaic cells in the matlab Simulink is shown.  Photovoltaic array   made   up   of   photovoltaic   modules   has   non-linear characteristics.   This   photovoltaics   simulation   is   based   on   the fundamental mathematical equation of the photovoltaic cell taking all the physical and environmental effects such as cell temperature and irradiation. To determine the characteristics of PV modules in various situations, namely at various levels of irradiance and temperature. The results indicated that the power output, voltage, and current output of a PV module may be determined by varying the irradiation and temperature. In this paper a relation between cell temperature, irradiation and efficiency is proposed and all the effects are analyzed.

Modeling Behavior, Matlab/Simulink, Photovoltaic Array, P-V and I-V curves, Sun Irradiation, Temperature