Solar energy articles

Concentrated Photovoltaic (CPV) systems

Two-stage solar concentrators based on parabolic troughs: asymmetric versus symmetric designs

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Design of the Secondary Optical Elements for Concentrated Photovoltaic Units with Fresnel Lenses

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Wide-angle planar microtracking for quasi-static microcell concentrating photovoltaics

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Enhancing the efficiency of solar concentrators by controlled optical aberrations: Method and photovoltaic application

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Performance modeling and testing of a Building Integrated Concentrating Photovoltaic (BICPV) system

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Trapping light escaping from the edges of the optical element in a Concentrating Photovoltaic system

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Bio-inspired thin and flat solar concentrator for efficient, wide acceptance angle light collection

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Self-tracking solar concentrator with an acceptance angle of 32°

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Planar solar concentrator featuring alignment-free total-internal-reflection collectors and an innovative compound tracker

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Total internal reflection-based planar waveguide solar concentrator with symmetric air prisms as couplers

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Recent trends in concentrated photovoltaics concentrators’ architecture

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Development of Fresnel-based Concentrated Photovoltaic (CPV) System with Uniform Irradiance

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9-fold Fresnel–Köhler concentrator with Fresnel lens of variable focal point

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Total internal reflection-based planar waveguide solar concentrator with symmetric air prisms as couplers

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Light diffraction by concentrator Fresnel lenses

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Experimental measurements of a prototype high concentration Fresnel lens CPV module for the harvesting of diffuse solar radiation

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Performance analysis of a dielectric based 3D building integrated concentrating photovoltaic system

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Dish-based high concentration PV system with Köhler optics

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Improving performances of Fresnel CPV systems: Fresnel-RXI Köhler concentrator

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Theory and design of line-to-point focus solar concentrators with tracking secondary optics

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Free-form optics for Fresnel-lens-based photovoltaic concentrators

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Design and development in optics of concentrator photovoltaic system

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Non-uniform illumination in concentrating solar cells

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Single element spectral splitting solar concentrator for multiple cells CPV system

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Evaluation and comparison of different designs and materials for Fresnel lens-based solar concentrators

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High-efficiency Köhler photovoltaic concentrators with external light confinement

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Planar micro-optic solar concentrator

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30 kW Concentrator Photovoltaic System Using Dome-shaped Fresnel Lenses

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Secondary optics for Fresnel lens solar concentrators

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Stationary photovoltaic array module design for solar electric power generation systems

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A mirror-less design for micro-concentrator modules

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Review articles

Concentrated photovoltaic thermal (CPVT) solar collector systems: Part I – Fundamentals, design considerations and current technologies

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Concentrated Photovoltaic (CPV) systems using optical fiber

Development of a fiber daylighting system based on the parallel mechanism and direct focus detection

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Ilumination systems

Optical design of an LED motorcycle headlamp with compound reflectors and a toric lens

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Simulation and Comparison of the Lighting Efficiency for Household Illumination with LEDs and Fluorescent Lamps

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Collimating lens for light-emitting-diode light source based on non-imaging optics

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Real scene capturing using spherical single-element lens camera and improved restoration algorithm for radially variant blur

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Design of an efficient Fresnel-type lens utilizing double total internal reflection for solar energy collection

External link | Published: 2012