Reference Design for Voltage, Current & Temp Monitoring for Solar Module Level Power Electronics

(ACTIVE) TIDA-00640

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Description

The TIDA-00640 verified reference design provides an overview on how to implement a solar module level monitoring and communication sub-system. This design addresses the key need of a highly cost optimized monitoring and communication sub-system for solar Module Level Power Electronics (MLPE). This design showcases a highly integrated solution for accurate voltage, current and temperature monitoring along with ZigBee communication using CC2538 to enable Solar Module level monitoring. 

Features
  • <2% voltage measurement error
  • <2.5% current measurement error
  • CC2538 M3 SoC for ZigBee communication
  • PCB based antenna with simplified filtering circuitry

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Part Number Name Product Family Sample & Buy Design Kits & Evaluation Modules
CC2538  A Powerful System-On-Chip for 2.4-GHz IEEE 802.15.4-2006 and ZigBee Applications  SimpleLink Solutions  Sample & Buy View Design Kits & Evaluation Modules
LM5017  7.5-100V Wide Vin, 600mA Constant On-Time Synchronous Buck Regulator  Step-down (buck)  Sample & Buy View Design Kits & Evaluation Modules
TLV342A  Low-Voltage, Rail-to-Rail Output CMOS Operational Amplifiers  Operational amplifiers (op amps)  Sample & Buy View Design Kits & Evaluation Modules

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User guides (1)
Title Abstract Type Size (KB) Date
PDF 1630 14 Dec 2016
Design files (6)
Title Abstract Type Size (KB) Date
ZIP 381 16 Dec 2016
ZIP 649 16 Dec 2016
PDF 1280 16 Dec 2016
PDF 237 16 Dec 2016
PDF 33 16 Dec 2016
PDF 327 16 Dec 2016

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