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Title: Toward a High-Efficient Utilization of Solar Radiation by Quad-Band Solar Spectral Splitting

Abstract

The promising quad-band solar spectral splitter incorporates the properties of the optical filter and the spectrally selective solar thermal absorber can direct PV band to PV modules and absorb thermal band energy for thermal process with low thermal losses. Finally, it provides a new strategy for spectral splitting and offers potential ways for hybrid PVT system design.

Authors:
 [1];  [2];  [1];  [3];  [2];  [2];  [1]
  1. Univ. of Houston, TX (United States)
  2. Massachusetts Inst. of Technology (MIT), Cambridge, MA (United States)
  3. Department of Physics and TcSUH, University of Houston, Houston TX 77204 USA
Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Energy Frontier Research Centers (EFRC) (United States). Solid-State Solar-Thermal Energy Conversion Center (S3TEC)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE Office of Science (SC), Basic Energy Sciences (BES) (SC-22)
OSTI Identifier:
1388474
Grant/Contract Number:  
SC0001299; FG02-09ER46577; AR0000471
Resource Type:
Accepted Manuscript
Journal Name:
Advanced Materials
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Volume: 28; Journal Issue: 48; Related Information: S3TEC partners with Massachusetts Institute of Technology (lead); Boston College; Oak Ridge National Laboratory; Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute; Journal ID: ISSN 0935-9648
Publisher:
Wiley
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
14 SOLAR ENERGY; 36 MATERIALS SCIENCE; hybrid photovoltaic‐thermal collectors; quad‐band splitters; solar absorptance; thermal emittancesolar (photovoltaic); solar (thermal); solid state lighting; phonons; thermal conductivity; thermoelectric; defects; mechanical behavior; charge transport; spin dynamics; materials and chemistry by design; optics; synthesis (novel materials); synthesis (self-assembly); synthesis (scalable processing)

Citation Formats

Cao, Feng, Huang, Yi, Tang, Lu, Sun, Tianyi, Boriskina, Svetlana V., Chen, Gang, and Ren, Zhifeng. Toward a High-Efficient Utilization of Solar Radiation by Quad-Band Solar Spectral Splitting. United States: N. p., 2016. Web. doi:10.1002/adma.201603113.
Cao, Feng, Huang, Yi, Tang, Lu, Sun, Tianyi, Boriskina, Svetlana V., Chen, Gang, & Ren, Zhifeng. Toward a High-Efficient Utilization of Solar Radiation by Quad-Band Solar Spectral Splitting. United States. doi:10.1002/adma.201603113.
Cao, Feng, Huang, Yi, Tang, Lu, Sun, Tianyi, Boriskina, Svetlana V., Chen, Gang, and Ren, Zhifeng. Wed . "Toward a High-Efficient Utilization of Solar Radiation by Quad-Band Solar Spectral Splitting". United States. doi:10.1002/adma.201603113. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1388474.
@article{osti_1388474,
title = {Toward a High-Efficient Utilization of Solar Radiation by Quad-Band Solar Spectral Splitting},
author = {Cao, Feng and Huang, Yi and Tang, Lu and Sun, Tianyi and Boriskina, Svetlana V. and Chen, Gang and Ren, Zhifeng},
abstractNote = {The promising quad-band solar spectral splitter incorporates the properties of the optical filter and the spectrally selective solar thermal absorber can direct PV band to PV modules and absorb thermal band energy for thermal process with low thermal losses. Finally, it provides a new strategy for spectral splitting and offers potential ways for hybrid PVT system design.},
doi = {10.1002/adma.201603113},
journal = {Advanced Materials},
number = 48,
volume = 28,
place = {United States},
year = {2016},
month = {10}
}

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