Ultra-wide field of view lens-let array for efficient solar collection

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

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Abstract

Efficient solar collection over a full-day is a leading challenge for photovoltaic power generation. We present a novel multi-layer lens-let array that increases the daily collection efficiency of standard panels by a factor of 2.32.
LanguageEnglish
Title of host publicationCLEO
Subtitle of host publicationApplications and Technology 2019
Place of PublicationWashington, DC
PublisherOptical Society of America
Number of pages2
ISBN (Electronic)9781557528209
ISBN (Print)9781943580576
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 10 May 2019
EventCLEO 2019 - San Jose, United States
Duration: 5 May 201910 May 2019
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ConferenceCLEO 2019
CountryUnited States
CitySan Jose
Period5/05/1910/05/19
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Power generation
Lenses

Keywords

  • solar collection
  • photovoltaic power
  • efficiency

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Alsaigh, R. E., Bauer, R., & Lavery, M. P. J. (2019). Ultra-wide field of view lens-let array for efficient solar collection. In CLEO: Applications and Technology 2019 Washington, DC: Optical Society of America. https://doi.org/10.1364/CLEO_AT.2019.ATh1I.5
Alsaigh, Rakan E. ; Bauer, Ralf ; Lavery, Martin P.J. / Ultra-wide field of view lens-let array for efficient solar collection. CLEO: Applications and Technology 2019. Washington, DC : Optical Society of America, 2019.
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Ultra-wide field of view lens-let array for efficient solar collection. / Alsaigh, Rakan E.; Bauer, Ralf; Lavery, Martin P.J.

CLEO: Applications and Technology 2019. Washington, DC : Optical Society of America, 2019.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution book

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Alsaigh RE, Bauer R, Lavery MPJ. Ultra-wide field of view lens-let array for efficient solar collection. In CLEO: Applications and Technology 2019. Washington, DC: Optical Society of America. 2019 https://doi.org/10.1364/CLEO_AT.2019.ATh1I.5