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Title: Magnetic field falling particle solar receiver systems and methods

Abstract

Systems and methods that increase the residence time of particles falling through a solar receiver using an induced magnetic field to suspend or slow down and/or alter the flight path of the particles falling through the concentrated beam of sunlight are disclosed.

Inventors:
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Issue Date:
Research Org.:
Sandia National Lab. (SNL-NM), Albuquerque, NM (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1600380
Patent Number(s):
10502459
Application Number:
15/142,968
Assignee:
National Technology & Engineering Solutions of Sandia, LLC (Albuquerque, NM); Mazumder, Malay (Belmont, MA)
Patent Classifications (CPCs):
Y - NEW / CROSS SECTIONAL TECHNOLOGIES Y02 - TECHNOLOGIES OR APPLICATIONS FOR MITIGATION OR ADAPTATION AGAINST CLIMATE CHANGE Y02E - REDUCTION OF GREENHOUSE GAS [GHG] EMISSIONS, RELATED TO ENERGY GENERATION, TRANSMISSION OR DISTRIBUTION
F - MECHANICAL ENGINEERING F24 - HEATING F24S - SOLAR HEAT COLLECTORS
DOE Contract Number:  
AC04-94AL85000
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 04/29/2016
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
14 SOLAR ENERGY; 42 ENGINEERING

Citation Formats

Armijo, Kenneth M., Anderson, Ryan R., Babiniec, Sean Michael, Ho, Clifford K., and Mazumder, Malay. Magnetic field falling particle solar receiver systems and methods. United States: N. p., 2019. Web.
Armijo, Kenneth M., Anderson, Ryan R., Babiniec, Sean Michael, Ho, Clifford K., & Mazumder, Malay. Magnetic field falling particle solar receiver systems and methods. United States.
Armijo, Kenneth M., Anderson, Ryan R., Babiniec, Sean Michael, Ho, Clifford K., and Mazumder, Malay. Tue . "Magnetic field falling particle solar receiver systems and methods". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1600380.
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title = {Magnetic field falling particle solar receiver systems and methods},
author = {Armijo, Kenneth M. and Anderson, Ryan R. and Babiniec, Sean Michael and Ho, Clifford K. and Mazumder, Malay},
abstractNote = {Systems and methods that increase the residence time of particles falling through a solar receiver using an induced magnetic field to suspend or slow down and/or alter the flight path of the particles falling through the concentrated beam of sunlight are disclosed.},
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journal = {},
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place = {United States},
year = {2019},
month = {12}
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