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Latest Innovations

Parallel Interleaved Inverters for Efficient DC-AC Power Conversion and Low Distortion Current Output

 

Researchers from the University of Illinois have developed a new method to reduce the distortion in the output c urrent of multiple inverters used in DC to AC...

String Protection for Photovoltaic Cells

Hot-spotting is a common problem in solar panel configurations that can potentially damage photovoltaic cells by forcing the conduction of reverse current in shaded or...

Power Processing for Optimizing Energy Production from Solar Cell or Panel Arrays

Conventional solar panel systems process energy from a collective group of solar panels, which lowers the efficiency of the system and prevents the system from operating...

Solar Panels Portfolio

The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign is seeking partners to further develop this suite of solar power technologies. These innovative solutions, developed by...