Evaluating CUK DC to DC Converter Topologies for PV Module by using Perturb and Observe (P & O) Algorithm in Matlab Simulink
solar cell is a prominent way of using the solar energy. But sole solar cell implementation cannot meet the
increasing demand of electrical power. There are various techniques for implementation along with solar cell and these vary
on various factors like cost, simplicity, efficiency etc. This paper present the detail comparison study of various topologies
used in maximum power point tracking (MPPT) system which include different types of dc to dc converter such as buck, boost,
buck-boost etc. which can be operated with the use of maximum power point algorithm like perturb and observe, incremental
conductance method is done which will play an important role in the deciding factors for the effective utilization.
Index Terms— Solar Module, DC to DC Converter, Maximum Power Point Technique, Perturb and Observe Algorithm.