MANAGEMENT OF PHOTOVOLTAIC SYSTEMS
Stampa
Enrollment year
2020/2021
Academic year
2021/2022
Regulations
DM270
Academic discipline
ING-INF/01 (ELECTRONICS)
Department
DEPARTMENT OF ELECTRICAL,COMPUTER AND BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING
Course
ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING
Curriculum
Sistemi elettrici
Year of study
Period
2nd semester (07/03/2022 - 17/06/2022)
ECTS
3
Lesson hours
23 lesson hours
Language
English
Activity type
ORAL TEST
Teacher
TORRI GIORDANO (titolare) - 3 ECTS
Prerequisites
Basic knowledge about photovoltaic plants and control theory. Principle
of operation of the inverter
Learning outcomes
To provide the necessary knowledge for the design of photovoltaic plants
of any power size: from small residential to large utility scale plants.
To provide the knowledge for the integration of the photovoltaic systems
with the energy storage systems and with other electric power
generators, either grid connected or isolated (microgrids).
Course contents
1. Solar energy
2. Photovoltaic cells.
3. The production of electricity from a photovoltaic source.
4. The inverter for photovoltaic applications.
5. The design of the photovoltaic system.
6. The design of outdoor equipment.
7. The connection of PV systems to storage systems.
8. The connection of PV systems to other generation systems in isolated
grids (microgrid).
9. New architectures of PV systems and applications.
Teaching methods
Lectures (hours/year in lecture theatre): 23
Practical class (hours/year in lecture theatre): 0
Practicals / Workshops (hours/year in lecture theatre): 0
Reccomended or required readings
- Course notes 2021-2022 (Ing. Torri)
- Mohan-Undeland-Robbins_ "Power Electronics",
- (recommended for consultation):
Teodorescu, Liserre, Rodriguez: "Grid Converters for photovoltaic and
Wind Power Systems"
Assessment methods
The final exam involves an oral examination on the course topics with special focus on the sizing methods of photovoltaic systems
Further information
The final exam involves an oral examination on the course topics with special focus on the sizing methods of photovoltaic systems
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