Direct and inverse methods of characterization of solar concentrators

A. Parretta, G. Martinelli, A. Antonini, D. Vincenzi, C. Privato

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Abstract

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.
Original languageEnglish
Publication statusPublished - 2010
Externally publishedYes
EventOptics for Solar Energy, OSE 2010 - , United States
Duration: 1 Jan 2010 → …

Conference

ConferenceOptics for Solar Energy, OSE 2010
CountryUnited States
Period1/1/10 → …

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All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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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.