|کد مقاله||کد نشریه||سال انتشار||مقاله انگلیسی||ترجمه فارسی||نسخه تمام متن|
|77604||49288||2016||6 صفحه PDF||سفارش دهید||دانلود کنید|
• Portable in-situ IV-curve tracer for high voltage/low current PV modules/arrays.
• Simple and low cost design based on association of low voltage components.
• Wireless Bluetooth link control for safe user interaction.
• Field tested prototype for characterization of up to 5.6 kV organic PV modules.
The practical design of a wirelessly controlled portable IV-curve tracer based on a capacitive load is described. The design is optimized for the measurement of solar cell modules presenting a high open circuit voltage of up to 6 kV and a low short circuit current below 100 mA. The portable IV-tracer allows for on-site/in-situ characterization of large modules under real operating conditions and enables fast detection of potential failure of anomalies in electrical behavior. Currently available electronic loads only handle voltages up to around 1 kV. To overcome cost and safety issues related to high voltage applications, the design is based on low cost components, battery-based isolated supply and wireless communication. A prototype has been implemented and field tested for characterization of different organic photovoltaic modules (OPV) made according to the infinity concept with a large number of serially connected single junctions (~7.450 single junctions) presenting open circuit voltages up to 5.6 kV.
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Journal: Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells - Volume 151, July 2016, Pages 60–65