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Volume 2013, Article ID 275169, 11 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/275169
Research Article

A Systematic Method of Interconnection Optimization for Dense-Array Concentrator Photovoltaic System

Faculty of Engineering and Science, Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman, Off Jalan Genting Kelang Setapak, 53300 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Received 23 September 2013; Accepted 4 November 2013

Academic Editors: A. Atimtay, A. Durmus, and A. Greco

Copyright © 2013 Fei-Lu Siaw and Kok-Keong Chong. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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