Photovoltaic Systems

İstanbul Teknik Üniversitesi
LEVEL
Master
TYPE
Course
MODES
-
LANGUAGE
-
ECTS
75
PERIOD
21/02/2022 to 03/06/2022

Course Description

Course Description: Introduction to photovoltaic (PV) systems. Solar energy potential and solar radiation, PV effect, conversion of solar energy into electrical energy, solar cells and basic structure, electrical characteristics of the solar cells and mathematical modeling, solar cell arrays, PV modules, PV generators, interfacing PV modules to loads, power conditioning and maximum power point tracking (MPPT) algorithms, energy storage alternatives for PV systems, inverter control topologies for stand-alone and grid-connected operation, islanding prevention methods, microinverters, modeling of stand-alone and grid-connected (utility interactive) PV systems. Course Objectives: 1.To provide the fundamental information required to understand the principles and operation of PV systems. 2.. To provide necessary knowledge about the modeling, design and analysis of various PV systems. 3.To show that PV is an economically viable, environmentally sustainable alternative to the world’s energy supplies.

Subject area

Environment City Climate

Educational-info

Day of the weeks

42 h - 14 weeks

ECTS

75

Validation mode

Written Examination,Personal project

Organizer

Partner

İstanbul Teknik Üniversitesi

Faculty

Graduate School

Department

Electrical Engineering

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