Enhanced multi-layer lens-let array for extreme angle solar collection

Rakan E. Alsaigh, Ralf Bauer, Martin P.J. Lavery

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Deployment of solar panels on the side of buildings leads to very-low collection-efficiency. We present an enhanced multi-layer lens-let array that increases the daily generated power at near vertical deployment by a factor of 4.783.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationOptical Devices and Materials for Solar Energy and Solid-State Lighting 2019
Place of Publication[S.I.]
PublisherOptical Society of America
Number of pages2
ISBN (Print)978-1-943580-64-4
Publication statusPublished - 2 Aug 2019
EventOSA Advanced Photonics Congress 2019 - Hyatt Regency San Francisco Airport, Burlingame, United States
Duration: 29 Jul 20192 Aug 2019


ConferenceOSA Advanced Photonics Congress 2019
Country/TerritoryUnited States


  • solar photovoltaics
  • solar collection
  • energy demand


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