We discuss two classes of methods for characterizing solar concentrators (mainly nonimaging): "direct" and "inverse", in relation to the way these are irradiated. We derive the optical collection efficiency under collimated and diffused light. © 2010 Optical Society of America.
|Publication status||Published - 2010|
|Event||Optics for Solar Energy, OSE 2010 - , United States|
Duration: 1 Jan 2010 → …
|Conference||Optics for Solar Energy, OSE 2010|
|Period||1/1/10 → …|
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics
Parretta, A., Martinelli, G., Antonini, A., Vincenzi, D., & Privato, C. (2010). Direct and inverse methods of characterization of solar concentrators. Paper presented at Optics for Solar Energy, OSE 2010, United States.