Cuckoo Search Optimization MPPT Technique for Grid Connected PV System


  • B. Srikanth Goud Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Anurag College of Engineering, Ghatkesar, Hyderabad, India. 501301
  • G. Chandra Sekhar Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, JNTU College of Engineering, Kukatpally, Hyderabad, India. 500085


Cuckoo Search Optimization (CSO), MPPT, Solar PV System, Particle swarm optimization, P&O


PV grid is a new novel model developed to meet the demand of electricity required by various utilities. Mainly the characteristics of any smart grid depend on performance optimization, reliability and efficiency. In the proposed paper it consists of PV array, connected to DC-DC converter then fed to a DC-link bus and then converted to AC using an inverter and then fed to the grid. Optimization technique like Cuckoo Search Optimization MPPT is used to maximize the generated power and the system is developed in MATLAB/Simulink. The results indicate the CSO is better compared to the P&O and PSO approaches.


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Srikanth Goud, B. ., & G. Chandra Sekhar. (2020). Cuckoo Search Optimization MPPT Technique for Grid Connected PV System. International Transactions on Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, 1(1), 42-47. Retrieved from