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Title: Design and Prototyping of Stationary Catadioptric Concentrating Photovoltaic Modules

Abstract

The optical design of a catadioptric concentrator is presented which provides a flat focal plane and efficient power collection from normal to 60 degree incidence, along with an initial prototype demonstration.

Authors:
 [1];  [2];  [2];  [2];  [2];  [2];  [2]
  1. National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL), Golden, CO (United States)
  2. Glint Photonics
Publication Date:
Research Org.:
National Renewable Energy Lab. (NREL), Golden, CO (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
U.S. Department of Energy, Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E)
OSTI Identifier:
1417134
Report Number(s):
NREL/CP-5J00-70790
DOE Contract Number:
AC36-08GO28308
Resource Type:
Conference
Resource Relation:
Conference: Presented at Optics for Solar Energy 2017, 6-9 November 2017, Boulder, Colorado
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
14 SOLAR ENERGY; 47 OTHER INSTRUMENTATION; geometric optics; photovoltaics

Citation Formats

McMahon, William E, Lloyd, John, Kozodoy, Peter, Gladden, Christopher, Pavilonis, Michael, Casper, Chadwick, and Schneider, Kevin. Design and Prototyping of Stationary Catadioptric Concentrating Photovoltaic Modules. United States: N. p., 2017. Web. doi:10.1364/OSE.2017.RW3B.3.
McMahon, William E, Lloyd, John, Kozodoy, Peter, Gladden, Christopher, Pavilonis, Michael, Casper, Chadwick, & Schneider, Kevin. Design and Prototyping of Stationary Catadioptric Concentrating Photovoltaic Modules. United States. doi:10.1364/OSE.2017.RW3B.3.
McMahon, William E, Lloyd, John, Kozodoy, Peter, Gladden, Christopher, Pavilonis, Michael, Casper, Chadwick, and Schneider, Kevin. Mon . "Design and Prototyping of Stationary Catadioptric Concentrating Photovoltaic Modules". United States. doi:10.1364/OSE.2017.RW3B.3.
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author = {McMahon, William E and Lloyd, John and Kozodoy, Peter and Gladden, Christopher and Pavilonis, Michael and Casper, Chadwick and Schneider, Kevin},
abstractNote = {The optical design of a catadioptric concentrator is presented which provides a flat focal plane and efficient power collection from normal to 60 degree incidence, along with an initial prototype demonstration.},
doi = {10.1364/OSE.2017.RW3B.3},
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place = {United States},
year = {Mon Nov 06 00:00:00 EST 2017},
month = {Mon Nov 06 00:00:00 EST 2017}
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