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Asked by Nuno
on 9 Mar 2011

I have dificult in construct with Solar Cell because i can't connect the solar cell out's... Anyone have any exemple to send me, who has this exemple?

Answer by Arnaud Miege
on 9 Mar 2011

Accepted answer

I assume you are referring to the Solar Cell block in SimElectronics. What are you trying to connect it to? If you look at the documentation, you'll see that it has 2 electrical ports from the Simscape foundation domain. You can therefore connect it to any Simscape or SimElectronics component that has electrical ports. The physical signal input to the block is the incident irradiance. You can use any Simulink signal for that, which you'll need to convert into a physical signal using the Simulink-PS Converter block.

motepaaly prasad
on 8 Jun 2012

hello sir..i've latest 2012a version of matlab.. i found solar cell in sim electronics.. but i have a problem in connection sir.. i've connected ps constant for irradiation, solver equation, current sensor and ps s converter to solar cell but i unable connect controlled current source to ps s converter... pls help me to solve this issue.. thank u

## 4 Comments

## Sean de Wolski

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How is this related to MATLAB?

## Nuno

Direct link to this comment:http://nl.mathworks.com/matlabcentral/answers/2834#comment_5914

Solar cell exist in Simulink...

## fede

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matlab 2012 solve this problem whit a new interconecting block between simelectronic y simpower system.

## Siddhartha Ayyagari

Direct link to this comment:http://nl.mathworks.com/matlabcentral/answers/2834#comment_215130

I am using Matlab 2013, Can you please tell me which block is to be used as an Interconnect for solar cell and simpower systems? Thank you