Differential flatness control approach for fuel cell/solar cell power plant with Li-ion battery storage device for grid-independent applications

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Differential flatness control approach for fuel cell/solar cell power plant with Li-ion battery storage device for grid-independent applications. / Thounthong, P.; Sikkabut, S.; Mungporn, P.; Tricoli, Pietro; Nahid-Mobarakeh, B.; Pierfederici, S.; Davat, B.; Piegari, Luigi.

2014 International Symposium on Power Electronics, Electrical Drives, Automation and Motion, SPEEDAM 2014. IEEE Computer Society Press, 2014. p. 261-266 6872100.

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Thounthong, P, Sikkabut, S, Mungporn, P, Tricoli, P, Nahid-Mobarakeh, B, Pierfederici, S, Davat, B & Piegari, L 2014, Differential flatness control approach for fuel cell/solar cell power plant with Li-ion battery storage device for grid-independent applications. in 2014 International Symposium on Power Electronics, Electrical Drives, Automation and Motion, SPEEDAM 2014., 6872100, IEEE Computer Society Press, pp. 261-266, 2014 International Symposium on Power Electronics, Electrical Drives, Automation and Motion, SPEEDAM 2014, Ischia, United Kingdom, 18/06/14. https://doi.org/10.1109/SPEEDAM.2014.6872100

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Thounthong, P., Sikkabut, S., Mungporn, P., Tricoli, P., Nahid-Mobarakeh, B., Pierfederici, S., Davat, B., & Piegari, L. (2014). Differential flatness control approach for fuel cell/solar cell power plant with Li-ion battery storage device for grid-independent applications. In 2014 International Symposium on Power Electronics, Electrical Drives, Automation and Motion, SPEEDAM 2014 (pp. 261-266). [6872100] IEEE Computer Society Press. https://doi.org/10.1109/SPEEDAM.2014.6872100

Vancouver

Thounthong P, Sikkabut S, Mungporn P, Tricoli P, Nahid-Mobarakeh B, Pierfederici S et al. Differential flatness control approach for fuel cell/solar cell power plant with Li-ion battery storage device for grid-independent applications. In 2014 International Symposium on Power Electronics, Electrical Drives, Automation and Motion, SPEEDAM 2014. IEEE Computer Society Press. 2014. p. 261-266. 6872100 https://doi.org/10.1109/SPEEDAM.2014.6872100

Author

Thounthong, P. ; Sikkabut, S. ; Mungporn, P. ; Tricoli, Pietro ; Nahid-Mobarakeh, B. ; Pierfederici, S. ; Davat, B. ; Piegari, Luigi. / Differential flatness control approach for fuel cell/solar cell power plant with Li-ion battery storage device for grid-independent applications. 2014 International Symposium on Power Electronics, Electrical Drives, Automation and Motion, SPEEDAM 2014. IEEE Computer Society Press, 2014. pp. 261-266

Bibtex

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abstract = "A solar cell/hydrogen energy power plant, fed by photovoltaic (PV) and fuel cell (FC) sources with a Li-ion battery (Bat) storage device and suitable for distributed generation applications, is proposed herein. The PV is used as the main source; the FC acts as a backup, feeding only the insufficiency power (steady-state) from the PV; and the battery functions as an auxiliary source and a short-term storage system for supplying the deficiency power (transient and steady-state) from the PV and the FC. For high-power applications and optimization in power converters, four-phase parallel converters are implemented for the FC converter, the PV converter, and the battery converter, respectively. Using the non-linear estimation based on the differential flatness property for dc bus energy regulation, we propose a simple solution to the fast response and stabilization problems in the power system. This is the main contribution of this research paper. The prototype small-scale power plant implemented was composed of a PEMFC system (1.2 kW, 46 A [NexaTM Ballard Power Systems]), a PV array (0.8 kW [Ekarat Solar Cell]), and a Li-ion module (11.6 Ah, 24 V [SAFT Technology]). Experimental results validate the excellent control algorithm during load cycles.",
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