skip to main content
OSTI.GOV title logo U.S. Department of Energy
Office of Scientific and Technical Information

Title: Electromechanical solar tracking apparatus

Abstract

The invention relates to an electromechanical solar tracking device which tracks the position of the sun using paired, partially-shaded bimetallic elements.

Inventors:
 [1]
  1. Albuquerque, NM
Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Sandia National Laboratories (SNL), Albuquerque, NM, and Livermore, CA (United States)
OSTI Identifier:
863912
Patent Number(s):
US 4274394
Assignee:
United States of America as represented by United States (Washington, DC)
DOE Contract Number:  
AT(29-1)-789
Resource Type:
Patent
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
electromechanical; solar; tracking; apparatus; relates; device; tracks; position; sun; paired; partially-shaded; bimetallic; elements; solar tracking; metallic elements; tracking apparatus; tracking device; electromechanical solar; metallic element; /126/353/

Citation Formats

Stromberg, Robert P. Electromechanical solar tracking apparatus. United States: N. p., 1981. Web.
Stromberg, Robert P. Electromechanical solar tracking apparatus. United States.
Stromberg, Robert P. Thu . "Electromechanical solar tracking apparatus". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/863912.
@article{osti_863912,
title = {Electromechanical solar tracking apparatus},
author = {Stromberg, Robert P},
abstractNote = {The invention relates to an electromechanical solar tracking device which tracks the position of the sun using paired, partially-shaded bimetallic elements.},
doi = {},
url = {https://www.osti.gov/biblio/863912}, journal = {},
number = ,
volume = ,
place = {United States},
year = {1981},
month = {1}
}

Patent:

Save / Share: