Silicone optical elements for cost-effective solar concentration

Sifang Cui, Nicholas Lyons, Kyung Jo Kim, Robert A Norwood

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Abstract

Silicone optical elements are demonstrated for a concentrated photovoltaic system. These components show over 96% transmission through most of the solar spectrum and excellent temperature stability. Unique moldability enables cost-effective and complex shape production.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationOptics for Solar Energy, OSE 2018
PublisherOSA - The Optical Society
VolumePart F116-OSE 2018
ISBN (Electronic)9781557528209
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 2018
EventOptics for Solar Energy, OSE 2018 - Singapore, Singapore
Duration: Nov 5 2018Nov 8 2018

Other

OtherOptics for Solar Energy, OSE 2018
CountrySingapore
CitySingapore
Period11/5/1811/8/18

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Mechanics of Materials

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Cui, S., Lyons, N., Kim, K. J., & Norwood, R. A. (2018). Silicone optical elements for cost-effective solar concentration. In Optics for Solar Energy, OSE 2018 (Vol. Part F116-OSE 2018). OSA - The Optical Society. https://doi.org/10.1364/OSE.2018.OW3D.3