Fault Diagnosis in Photovoltaic Modules using a Straightforward Voltage-Current Characteristics Evaluation

A. Zare; M. Simab; M. Nafar

Volume 4, Issue 2 , July 2023, , Pages 269-279


  Due to the growing demand in the electricity sector and the shift to the operation of renewable sources, the use of solar arrays has been at the forefront of consumers' interests. In the meantime, since the production capacity of each solar cell is limited, in order to increase the production capacity ...  Read More

Inter-Turn Short Circuit Fault and High Resistance Connection in Stator of Doubly-Fed Induction Generators

M. Afshari; Seyed M. Mahdi Moosavi; M. B. Abadi; S.M.A. Cruz

Volume 2, Issue 2 , July 2021, , Pages 223-232


  Doubly-fed induction generators (DFIG) have been widely used in wind turbines installed in the last decades. These generators are prone to some faults that could deteriorate their performance and even lead to their outage from the network. Stator inter-turn short-circuits (SITSC) and high resistance ...  Read More