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Accepted Manuscript
Article Type: Research Papers
J. Sol. Energy Eng.
Paper No: SOL-21-1229
Published Online: November 17, 2021
...Sofia Moreira de Andrade Lopes; Elmer Pablo Tito Cari; Shima Hajimirza The inclusion of photovoltaic systems in distribution networks has raised the importance of the prediction of photovoltaic power for safe planning and operation. Artificial neural networks have been used in this task due to its...
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Accepted Manuscript
Article Type: Research Papers
J. Sol. Energy Eng.
Paper No: SOL-21-1265
Published Online: November 8, 2021
...Jonas Platini Reges; Paulo C M Carvalho; José Carlos de Araújo; Tatiane Carneiro Floating photovoltaic (FPV) plants in reservoirs can contribute to reduce water evaporation, increase power generation efficiency, due to the cooling process, and reduce competitiveness in land use. Based...
Journal Articles
Article Type: Research Papers
J. Sol. Energy Eng. April 2022, 144(2): 021003.
Paper No: SOL-21-1138
Published Online: October 19, 2021
... the evaluation of the system’s behavior under different demand scenarios, as well as to implement different energy management strategies. In addition to the base model comprised a photovoltaic panel, a wind turbine, an inverter, and an energy storage element, this work presents the implementation and performance...
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Article Type: Research Papers
J. Sol. Energy Eng. February 2022, 144(1): 011009.
Paper No: SOL-21-1091
Published Online: September 3, 2021
...Md. Azazul Haque; Md. Abdul Karim Miah; Shorab Hossain; M. Hamidur Rahman Increased temperature of photovoltaic (PV) module decreases its performance; hence, integration of the cooling system is imperative in minimizing this detrimental effect. In this study, passive cooling of PV module...
Journal Articles
Article Type: Research Papers
J. Sol. Energy Eng. February 2022, 144(1): 011007.
Paper No: SOL-20-1311
Published Online: August 23, 2021
...Naveed ur Rehman This paper outlines a method for determining the maximum number of floors of a vertical farm (VF) that can be powered by building-integrated solar photovoltaic panels for supplying artificial lighting to the plants. The panels are mounted on all the walls and the rooftop...
Journal Articles
Article Type: Review Articles
J. Sol. Energy Eng. February 2022, 144(1): 010802.
Paper No: SOL-21-1022
Published Online: August 16, 2021
... Optimisation (ELPSO): An Efficient Algorithm for Parameter Estimation of Photovoltaic (PV) Cells and Modules ,” Sol. Energy , 159 , pp. 78 – 87 . 10.1016/j.solener.2017.10.063 [3] Yousri , D. , Thanikanti , S. B. , Allam , D. , Ramachandaramurthy , V. K. , and Eteiba , M. B...
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Article Type: Research Papers
J. Sol. Energy Eng. February 2022, 144(1): 011003.
Paper No: SOL-20-1346
Published Online: July 16, 2021
...Narendra Kumar; Aman Sharma This paper presents the Lyapunov stability theory-based nonlinear controller design for a standalone photovoltaic (PV) system. The comparative analysis of different nonlinear controllers is also carried out. Due to the nonlinear I-V characteristics of photovoltaic...
Journal Articles
Article Type: Research Papers
J. Sol. Energy Eng. February 2022, 144(1): 011002.
Paper No: SOL-21-1018
Published Online: July 9, 2021
...Mohamed T. Mohamed; Reza Tafreshi Flywheel Energy Storage Systems (FESS) present an environment-friendly solution for storing and utilizing solar energy; however, voltage and current frequent fluctuations in solar module photovoltaic (PV) systems limit the efficiency of the FESS bidirectional...
Journal Articles
Article Type: Technical Briefs
J. Sol. Energy Eng. December 2021, 143(6): 064502.
Paper No: SOL-20-1502
Published Online: June 15, 2021
...Hüseyin Sarper; Igor Melnykov; Lee Anne Martínez This paper presents linear regression models to predict the daily energy production of three photovoltaic (PV) systems located in southeast Virginia. The prediction is based on daylight duration, sky index, average relative humidity, and the presence...
Journal Articles
Article Type: Research Papers
J. Sol. Energy Eng. December 2021, 143(6): 061006.
Paper No: SOL-21-1070
Published Online: June 7, 2021
...M. Abd El-Hamid; Gaosheng Wei; M. Sherin; Liu Cui; Xiaoze Du At present, only 20 percent of the incident solar radiation on the photovoltaic module is converted into electricity with the remaining dissipated as heat. The heat accumulation on the photovoltaic modules affects the electricity...
Journal Articles
Article Type: Research Papers
J. Sol. Energy Eng. December 2021, 143(6): 061003.
Paper No: SOL-20-1432
Published Online: May 25, 2021
...Shahroz Anjum; V. Mukherjee; Gitanjali Mehta Individual performance of photovoltaic (PV) modules is contravened by mismatch losses which result in blockage in most of the solar power generated by the PV array (PVA). Partial shading conditions (PSCs) are the main causes of these losses. Several...
Journal Articles
Article Type: Technical Briefs
J. Sol. Energy Eng. December 2021, 143(6): 064501.
Paper No: SOL-20-1486
Published Online: May 12, 2021
...Kymberlim Ribeiro; Ricardo Santos; Erlandson Saraiva; Ram Rajagopal One of the challenges in photovoltaic solar plants is the performance maintenance in the presence of adverse environmental conditions. Soiling on the solar panels is one of those challenges having a high decrease impact...
Journal Articles
Article Type: Research Papers
J. Sol. Energy Eng. October 2021, 143(5): 051007.
Paper No: SOL-20-1263
Published Online: April 2, 2021
... of improved photovoltaic performance of the M. pudica -based solar cell with auxiliary acceptors will lead to the enhancement of its power conversion efficiency. The authors are grateful for the financial support or research grant (CRC 2016/27) from the Central Research Committee of the University...
Journal Articles
Article Type: Research Papers
J. Sol. Energy Eng. October 2021, 143(5): 051001.
Paper No: SOL-20-1393
Published Online: February 12, 2021
...)-NARX, and echo state network (ESN)-NARX neural models applied to the identification of two photovoltaic systems: one installed in Teresina, in Brazil, and another in Hamburg, Germany. The automatic optimization process results showed that the PSO algorithm presents superior performance compared...
Journal Articles
Article Type: Research Papers
J. Sol. Energy Eng. October 2021, 143(5): 051002.
Paper No: SOL-20-1054
Published Online: February 12, 2021
...-integrated photovoltaic thermal (BPV/T) unit. The unit provides preheating/precooling of outdoor air in cold/warm days and generates electricity throughout the year. The employed methods are artificial neural network (ANN), support vector machine network (SVMN), and fuzzy network (FN). These techniques...
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Article Type: Research Papers
J. Sol. Energy Eng. August 2021, 143(4): 041009.
Paper No: SOL-20-1390
Published Online: February 3, 2021
...Xu Cheng; Zhijun Zou; Guoqing Yu; Guobin Ma; Hai Ye; Yilin Li; Hongzhi Liu A building-integrated photovoltaic-thermal (BIPVT) system integrates building envelope and photovoltaic-thermal collectors to produce electricity and heat. In this paper, the electrical and thermal performance of roof-based...
Topics: Roofs
Journal Articles
Article Type: Research Papers
J. Sol. Energy Eng. August 2021, 143(4): 041006.
Paper No: SOL-20-1184
Published Online: January 12, 2021
...://www.nrel.gov/pv/assets/pdfs/best-research-cell-efficiencies.20190802.pdf . [2] Kojima , A. , Teshima , K. , Shirai , Y. , and Miyasaka , T. , 2009 , “ Organometal Halide Perovskites as Visible-Light Sensitizers for Photovoltaic Cells ,” J. Am. Chem. Soc. , 131 ( 17 ), pp. 6050 – 6051...
Journal Articles
Article Type: Research Papers
J. Sol. Energy Eng. August 2021, 143(4): 041002.
Paper No: SOL-20-1306
Published Online: November 18, 2020
...Ranganai T. Moyo; Pavel Y. Tabakov; Sibusiso Moyo Maximum power point tracking (MPPT) controllers play an important role in improving the efficiency of solar photovoltaic (SPV) modules. These controllers achieve maximum power transfer from PV modules through impedance matching between the PV...
Journal Articles
Article Type: Research Papers
J. Sol. Energy Eng. August 2021, 143(4): 041001.
Paper No: SOL-20-1050
Published Online: November 2, 2020
... the energy bands, and a layer of CuO:Co with a thickness of 750 nm was deposited, also by reactive RF-sputtering technique. Finally, the electrical contacts were made by depositing circular silver electrodes. The obtained photovoltaic activity of device confirms that the aforementioned method is promising...
Journal Articles
Article Type: Technical Briefs
J. Sol. Energy Eng. April 2021, 143(2): 024501.
Paper No: SOL-20-1295
Published Online: October 27, 2020
...M. Vumbugwa; J. L. Crozier McCleland; E. E. van Dyk; F. J. Vorster Photovoltaic (PV) modules installed in the field generate electrical power under different meteorological and operational conditions; therefore, maintenance of the modules is crucial for the longevity of the PV modules. Thermal...