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A microprocessor-based control system for a sun tracker

Fawzi Al-Naima () and N.A. Yaghobian

Renewable Energy, 1991, vol. 1, issue 2, 183-198

Abstract: A microprocessor-based control system is designed and constructed to control the position of equatorially mounted sun tracker. The system was designed and implemented on an Z-80 based microprocessor. This paper gives the general hardware and software along with the circuitry. The tracking is carried out by utilizing the astronomical co-ordinates of the sun.

Date: 1991
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DOI: 10.1016/0960-1481(91)90074-Y

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