All Research Papers – SolarPACES Conference 2014

Author All Authors Title Topic Organization Country
Rungasamy, Ansuya A. Rungasamy, K. Craig 3D CFD Modeling of a Slanted Receiver in a Compact Linear Fresnel Plant with Etendue-matched Mirror Field Solar collectors University of Pretoria South Africa
Itskhokine, David D. Itskhokine, M. Benmarraze, S. Benmarraze, A. Ferrière, A. Hofer, F. Lecat, F. Yang Acceptance Testing Procedure for Linear Fresnel Reflector Solar Systems in Utility-scale Solar Thermal Power Plants CSP systems Solar Euromed France
Colomer, Guillem G. Colomer, J. Chiva, O. Lehmkuhl, A. Oliva Advanced Multi-physics Modeling of Solar Towers Using Object-oriented Software and HPC Platforms CSP systems Termo Fluids S.L Spain
Zlatanov, Hristo H. Zlatanov Advanced Structural Cost Optimization of a Heliostat with Cantilever Arms CSP systems Heliomasters Germany
Chang, Chun C. Chang Advances In Thermal Energy Storage Development in China Thermal/thermochemical energy storage Institute of Electrical Engineering, Chinese Academy of Sciences China
Uhlig, Ralf R. Uhlig, B. Gobereit, J. Rheinländer Advancing Tube Receiver Performance by Using Corrugated Tubes Thermal receivers Solar Research / German Aerospace Center (DLR) Germany
Barriga, Javier J. Barriga Ageing of Solar Selective Coatings: Development of Annealing System and Testing Procedures Thermal receivers IK4-TEKNIKER Spain
Yang, Yulei Y. Yang Analysis and Optimization of the start-up process based on Badaling solar power tower plant Commercial and demonstration projects Institute of Electrical Engineering, Chinese Academy of Sciences China
Zhang, Hao H. Zhang Analysis of a Solar Hybrid Trigeneration System with Chemical-Looping Combustion Power cycles Institute of Engineering Thermophysics, Chinese Academy of Sciences China
Yaghoubi, Mahmood M. Yaghoubi, M.H. Abedini, F. Ahmadi, E. Goshtasbirud Analysis of Thermal Stress and Deformation of Absrober Tube of a Parabolic Collector under Quasi-steady State Condition Solar collectors Shiraz University Iran, Islamic Republic of
Cachafeiro, Hugo H. Cachafeiro Analysis of Vacuum Evolution Inside Solar Receiver Tubes Thermal receivers Aries Ingeniería S.A. Spain
Heimsath, Anna A. Heimsath, P. Nitz, W. Platzer, T. Schmid Angle Resolved Specular Reflectance Measured with VLABS Measurements and control Fraunhofer ISE Germany
Dersch, Jürgen J. Dersch, S. Dieckmann, K. Hennecke Annual Performance Calculations for CSP Plants Under Different Feed-in-tariff Schemes General topics in CSP DLR Germany
Guo, Minghuan M. Guo Annual Soiling Conditions of CSIRO Solar Tower Site by Periodically Measuring the Specular Reflectance of the Solar Mirror Samples Measurements and control Institute of Electrical Engineering, Chinese Academy of Sciences China
Maccari, Augusto A. Maccari, D. Bissi, G. Casubolo, F. Guerrini, L. Lucatello, G. Luna, A. Rivaben, E. Savoldi, S. Tamano, M. Zuanella Archimede Solar Energy Molten Salt Parabolic Trough Demo Plant: A Step Ahead Towards the New Frontiers of CSP Commercial and demonstration projects Archimede Solar Energy Italy
Fernández-Peruchena, Carlos C. Fernández-Peruchena, A. Bernardos, M.V. Guisado Assessing the Solar Irradiance Variability and its Impact in Solar Energy Production CSP systems National Renewable Energy Centre (CENER) Spain
Zipf, Verena V. Zipf, C. Bachelier, R. Leithner, A. Neuhäuser, W. Platzer Assessment of Different PCM Storage Configurations in a 50 MW CSP Plant with Screw Heat Exchangers in a Combined Sensible and Latent Storage – Simulation Results Thermal/thermochemical energy storage Fraunhofer ISE Germany
Eck, Markus M. Eck, T. Braun Assessment of Novel Inorganic Heat Transfer Fluid with Low Melting Point Thermal/thermochemical energy storage German Aerospace Center (DLR) Germany
Mehos, Mark M. Mehos An Assessment of the Net Value of CSP Systems Integrated with Thermal Energy Storage General topics in CSP National Renewable Energy Laboratory / NREL United States
Servert, Jorge J. Servert, E. Cerrajero Assessment on Egypt’s Solar Component Manufacturing Potential Advanced manufacturing for CSP Solar Technology Advisors Spain
Xu, Er shu E.s. Xu, Z. Wang, H. Xu, Z. Zhang, D.m. Zhao Badaling 1MW Parabolic Trough Solar Thermal Power Generation System CSP systems Institute of Electrical Engineering, Chinese Academy of Sciences China
Servert, Jorge J. Servert, E. Cerrajero, F. Gutierrez, M. Lasheras, D. Lopez, G. San Miguel, S. Yagüe Base Case Analysis of a HYSOL Power Plant Power cycles Investigación, Desarrollo e Innovación Energética, S.L. Spain
Delgado, Alvaro A. Delgado Beam Error Characterization Analysis of the Mirrors Material and Tracking System on a CRS Plant with Cylindrical External Receiver Solar collectors DNV GL Spain
White, V. John V.J. White Beyond 33%: Policy, Permitting, Planning, and Transmission for New CSP Projects in California Policy and markets Center for Energy Efficiency & Renewable Technologies United states
Röttinger, Nicolaj N. Röttinger, R. Meyer, F. Remann, T. Telsnig Calculation of CSP Yields with Probabilistic Meteorological Data Sets: a Case Study in Brazil Solar resource assessment Deutsche Gesellschaft für internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH Brazil
Lee, Hyunjin H. Lee, Y. Kang, J. Kim, S. Lee, M. Park, H. Yoon Calculation of Optical Efficiency for the First Solar Central-receiver Concentrator System in Korea Solar collectors Korea Institute of Energy Research South Korea
Hobeika, Said S. Hobeika, B. Alexander, S. Benmarraze, M. Benmarraze, D. Itskhokine, F. Yang Case Study: Linear Fresnel Reflectors Solar Systems for Industrial Applications General topics in CSP Solar Euromed France
Odenthal, Christian C. Odenthal, M. Eck The CellFlux Concept as an Alternative Solution for Sensible Heat Storage Thermal/thermochemical energy storage German Aerospace Center (DLR) Germany
Shi, Bingwei B. Shi Characteristics of Oscillating Flow Heat Transfer in an U-shaped Tube Power cycles State Key Laboratory of Clean Energy Utilization, Zhejiang University China
Zhang, TieJun T. Zhang, A. Higgo Characterization of a Compact Organic Rankine Cycle Prototype for Low-Grade Solar Energy Harvesting Power cycles Masdar Institute of Science and Technology United Arab Emirates
Salbidegoitia, Ibon Beñat I.B. Salbidegoitia Clear Sky DNI Forecast with Sand and Dust Prediction Solar resource assessment Meteo for Energy Spain
Grieu, Stéphane S. Grieu, R. Chauvin, J. Eynard, J. Nou, S. Thil Clear-sky irrandiance model for real-time sky imager application Solar resource assessment PROMES-CNRS France
Grieu, Stéphane S. Grieu, R. Chauvin, J. Nou, S. Thil, A. Traoré Cloud Detection Methodology Based on a Sky-Imaging System Solar resource assessment PROMES-CNRS France
Karagiannakis, George G. Karagiannakis, A. Konstandopoulos, S. Lorentzou, C. Pagkoura, A. Zygogianni Cobalt Oxide Based Honeycombs as Reactors/Heat Exchangers for Redox Thermochemical Heat Storage in Future CSP Plants Thermal/thermochemical energy storage APTL/CPERI/CERTH Greece
Saw, Woei W. Saw Comparative Analysis of the Reactor Characteristics of Alternative Particle Receivers Thermal receivers The University of Adelaide Australia
Chiarappa, Thomas T. Chiarappa, F. Biancifiori, A. Morales, G. San Vicente, S. Santi Comparing Abrasion Testing Results on AR-coatings for Solar Receivers Thermal receivers Archimede Solar Energy Italy
Du, Xiaoze X. Du, C. Xu, L. Yang, Y. Yang, M. Zhang Comparing Study of Biomimetic Spiral and Radial Staggered Layouts of the Heliostat Field Solar collectors North China Electric Power University China
Palenzuela, Patricia P. Palenzuela, D.C. Alarcón-Padilla, J. Blanco, G. Zaragoza Comparison Between CSP+MED and CSP+RO in Mediterranean Area and MENA Region: Techno-economic Analysis Water desalination and detoxification CIEMAT-PSA Spain
Mutuberria, Amaia A. Mutuberria Comparison of Heliostat Field Layout Design Methodologies and Impact on Power Plant Efficiency CSP systems CENER Spain
Yuasa, Minoru M. Yuasa, T. Mikuriya, M. Sonoda Comparison of Measured and Simulated Data on MSPT Demo Plant in Massa Martana, Italy Commercial and demonstration projects Chiyoda Corporation Japan
Latzke, Markus M. Latzke Comparison of Potential Sites in China for Erecting a Hybrid Solar Tower Power Plant with Air Receiver CSP systems Solar Institut Jülich Germany
Hofer, Annie A. Hofer Comparison of Two Different (Quasi-)Dynamic Testing Methods for the Performance Evaluation of a Linear Fresnel Process Heat Collector Solar collectors Fraunhofer ISE Germany
Rodriguez-Garcia, Margarita M. M.M. Rodriguez-Garcia, A. Lopez Tamayo, E. Rojas Bravo Components Test Device with Molten Salt at High Temperature and Pressure Thermal/thermochemical energy storage Ciemat-Plataforma Solar de Almería Spain
Marais, Marthinus M. Marais, K. Craig, J. Meyer Computational Flow Optimization of Heliostat Aspect Ratio for Wind Direction and Elevation Angle Solar collectors University of Pretoria South Africa
Nithyanandam, Karthik K. Nithyanandam, R. Pitchumani Computational Modeling of a Direct Supercritical Carbon-dioxide Receiver for Power Tower Concentrating Solar Power Plants Thermal receivers Virginia Tech United States
Liao, Bo B. Liao, L. Guo Concentrating solar thermochemical hydrogen production by biomass gasification in supercritical water Thermal receivers State Key Laboratory of Multiphase Flow in Power Engineering, Xi’an Jiaotong University China
Dong, Xue X. Dong Concentric Cylinder Model and Experimetal Validation for a High Flux Solar Simulator CSP systems The University of Adelaide Australia
Fritsch, Andreas A. Fritsch Conceptual Study of Central Receiver Systems with Liquid Metals as Efficient Heat Transfer Fluids Heat transfer fluids German Aerospace Center (DLR) Germany
Flesch, Jonathan J. Flesch, F. Fellmoser, A. Fritsch, L. Marocco, T. Wetzel Construction of a Test Loop for Demonstration of a Liquid Lead-bismuth-cooled 10kW Thermal Receiver in a Solar Furnace Arrangement SOMMER CSP systems Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) Germany
Qi, Shufei S. Qi Control of Solar-powered Seawater Desalination System Measurements and control Institute of Electrical Engineering, Chinese Academy of Sciences China
Jian, Yongfang Y. Jian Control Strategy of the Module Concrete Thermal Energy Storage for Parabolic Trough Solar Power Plants Thermal/thermochemical energy storage Institute of Electrical Engineering, Chinese Academy of Sciences China
Heller, Lukas L. Heller, J. Hoffmann A Cost and Performance Evaluation of SUNDISC: A Dual-pressure Air Receiver Cycle CSP systems Solar Thermal Energy Research Group (STERG), Stellenbosch University South Africa
Lanchi, Michela M. Lanchi, T. Crescenzi, M. Falchetta, R. Mancini, D. Mele, A. Miliozzi, M. Montecchi, V. Russo Coupling of Micro Gas Turbines with CSP Technology: The OMSoP Project CSP systems ENEA Italy
Kodama, Tatsuya T. Kodama CPC Performances with a Novel 100-kW Beam-down Solar Concentrating System at Miyazaki for Demonstration of Thermochemical Water-splitting Reactors Solar fuels Niigata University Japan
Girard, Rémi R. Girard, C. Delord, A. Disdier Critical Constraints Responsible to Solar Glass Mirror Degradation Reliability and service life prediction CEA-LITEN France
N’Tsoukpoe, Kokouvi Edem K.E. N’Tsoukpoe CSP4AFRICA: Developing a Pilot of a Cost-effective Mini-CSP Plant for Mini-grid Electricity Generation in West Africa CSP systems Fondation 2iE Burkina Faso
Helman, Udi U. Helman CSP Alliance, Economic and Reliability Benefits of CSP with Thermal Energy Storage: Literature Review and Research Needs, 2014 Policy and markets CSP Alliance United States
Neises, Ty T. Neises, A. Dobos, M. Mehos CSP Model Improvements in System Advisor Model (SAM) CSP systems NREL United States
Frasquet, Miguel M. Frasquet, P. Diaz CTAER’s Rotating Test Bench for New Generation Parabolic Troughs Measurements and control CTAER Spain
Gokon, Nobuyuki N. Gokon, T. Hatamachi, T. Kodama, S. Nakamura Cyclic Properties of Thermal Storage/Discharge for Al-Si Alloy in Vacuum for Solar Thermochemical Fuel Production Solar fuels Niigata University Japan
Gomes, João J. Gomes Defining an Annual Power Ratio Between PV and Solar Thermal General topics in CSP University of Gävle Sweden
Girard, Rémi R. Girard, C. Delord, A. Disdier Degradation of Candidates Solar Mirrors Exposed to Saline Environment in Accelerated Ageing Test Reliability and service life prediction CEA-LITEN France
Ho, Clifford C. Ho, J. Pacheco Derivation of a Levelized Cost of Coating (LCOC) Metric for Evaluation of Solar Selective Absorber Materials Thermal receivers Sandia National Laboratories United States
Garcia, Jose Luis J.L. Garcia, L.S. París Design and CFD Analysis of a Helically Coiled Heat Exchanger Solar Receiver for a Concentrated Solar Power System with a Parabolic Dish Solar Concentrator and a Hot-air Micro Turbine CSP systems Universidad EAFIT Colombia
Chang, Zheshao Z. Chang The Design and Numerical Study of a 2MWh Molten Salt Thermocline Tank Thermal/thermochemical energy storage Institute of Electrical Engineering, Chinese Academy of Sciences China
Schenk, Heiko H. Schenk, T. Hirsch, L. Keller, C. Prahl, S. Wilbert, M. Wittmann Design and Operation of an Irradiance Measurement Network Solar resource assessment German Aerospace Center (DLR) Germany
Tay, Steven S. Tay, M. Belusko, F. Bruno, M. Liu Design Characterisation of High Temperature Shell and Tube PCM System Using ɛ-NTU Technique Thermal/thermochemical energy storage Barbara Hardy Institute, University of South Australia Australia
Das, Apurba A. Das, M. Clark, L. Deng, P. Inigo, A. Joshi, D. McGrane, R. Terdalkar Design Features and Control Concepts of ALSTOM Molten Salt Receiver Thermal receivers ALSTOM Power Inc. United States
Pérez-Rábago, Carlos C. Pérez-Rábago, C.A. Estrada, L. Moreno-Alvarez Design of a Conical Cavity Calorimeter for Measuring the Thermal Power of a Solar Furnace Measurements and control Instituto de Energías Renovables UNAM Mexico
Zhang, Xiliang X. Zhang, F. Bai, Z. Wang, J. Zhang The Design of an Innovative Linear Focus Secondary Trough Concentrating System Solar collectors Institute of Electrical Engineering, Chinese Academy of Sciences China
Tescari, Stefania S. Tescari, S. Breuer, F. Flucht, G. Karagiannakis, A. Konstandopoulos, C. Pagkoura, M. Roeb, C. Sattler, M. Schmücker Design of a Thermochemical Storage System for Air-operated Solar Tower Power Plants Thermal/thermochemical energy storage Solar Research / German Aerospace Center (DLR) Germany
Gaetano, Antonio A. Gaetano, G. Ambrosetti, M.C. Barbato, P. Good, A. Pedretti, S.A. Zavattoni Design Optimization of a Novel Receiving Cavity for Concentrated Solar Power Applications by Means of 3D CFD Simulations Thermal receivers SUPSI-ICIMSI Switzerland
Hajri, Noura N. Hajri, H. Darhmaoui Design, Simulation, and Performance Analysis of Closed Non-evacuated Tube Concentrated Parabolic Trough Collector Used for Industrial Processes CSP systems GIZ Morocco
Meng, Li L. Meng, S. Dubowsky, B. Li, F. Xing, Z. You A Design Study of an Off-axis Paraboloid Shaping Method for Central Receiver System Heliostats Solar collectors SunCan Co., Ltd China
Baumann, Torsten T. Baumann, S. Zunft Development and Performance Assessment of a Moving Bed Heat Exchanger for Solar Central Receiver Power Plants Thermal/thermochemical energy storage German Aerospace Center (DLR) Germany
Piña, Armando A. Piña Development of a Calorimetric Device for Thermal Power Characterization of the Experimental Heliostats Field in Hermosillo, Sonora Thermal receivers University of Sonora Mexico
Ma, Zhiwen Z. Ma, G. Glatzmaier, M. Mehos, B. Sakadjian Development of a Concentrating Solar Power System Using Fluidized-Bed Technology in Thermal Energy Conversion and Solid Particles for Thermal Energy Storage CSP systems National Renewable Energy Laboratory / NREL United States
Singh, Dileep D. Singh Development of a High-temperature High-efficiency Thermal Energy Storage System for Concentrated Solar Power Thermal/thermochemical energy storage Argonne National Laboratory United States
van Ravenswaay, Jan J. van Ravenswaay, T. Roos, K. Surridge-Talbot, S. Xosa Development of a Solar Fuels Roadmap for South Africa Solar fuels North-West University South Africa
Ebert, Miriam M. Ebert, W. Arnold, A. Avila-Marin, T. Denk, J. Hertel, A. Jensch, W. Reinalter, A. Schlierbach, R. Uhlig Development of Insulation for High Flux Density Receivers Thermal receivers German Aerospace Center (DLR) Germany
Liu, Yu Y. Liu Development of Novel Spectral Selective Solar Absorbing Coating for High-temperature Application Solar collectors Institute of Electrical Engineering, Chinese Academy of Sciences China
Matsubara, Koji K. Matsubara, H.S. Cho, N. Gokon, T. Kodama, M. Nakakura, M. Ohtake, K. Yoshida Development of Receiver Evaluation System Using 30kWth Point Concentration Solar Simulator Thermal receivers Niigata University Japan
Schneider, Guenter G. Schneider, H. Maier, P. Schicktanz, D. Schlipf, M. Stenglein, R. Stepper Direct Molten Salt (DMS) Linear Receiver CSP-concepts with MS-TES Compared with Direct Steam Generation (DSG) Linear Receiver CSP-concepts with Solid Bed TES CSP systems enolcon gmbh Germany
Pernpeintner, Johannes J. Pernpeintner, A. Fernández-García, C. Happich, N. Lichtenthäler, E. Lüpfert, F. Sutter, J. Thoss Durability Testing of Parabolic Trough Receivers – Overheating of the Absorber Coating, Thermal Cycling, Bellow Fatigue and Antireflex-coating Abrasion Reliability and service life prediction DLR e.V. Germany
Sutter, Florian F. Sutter, K. Anderson, A. Fernandez-Garcia, P. Heller, P. Marvig, M. Schmücker, G. Wilson Durability Testing of Silvered-glass Mirrors Reliability and service life prediction German Aerospace Center (DLR) Spain
Chandra, Laltu L. Chandra, D. Saini, G. Singh, R. Skekhar, N.K. Yadav Dust Deposition Mechanism and Cleaning Strategy for Open Volumetric Air Receiver Based Solar Tower Sub-systems General topics in CSP Indian Institute of Technology Jodhpur India
Luo, Na N. Luo, H. Hou, Y. Yang, G. Yu, N. Zhang Dynamic Modeling and Simulation of Parabolic Trough Solar System CSP systems North China Electric Power University China
El Hefni, Baligh B. El Hefni, R. Soler Dynamic Multi-configuration Model of a 145 MWe Concentrated Solar Power Plant with the ThermoSysPro Library: Heliostat Field, Tower Receiver, Molten Salt Storage and Steam Generator CSP systems EDF R&D STEP France
Liu, Sijie S. Liu, G. Chen, D. FAILLE, M. Fouquet, R. Soler, Z. Wang, J. Zhang Dynamic Simulation of a 1MWe Concentrated Solar Tower Power Plant with Two-level Thermal Storage Implemented with Control System CSP systems EDF China
Lu, Jiahui J. Lu, C. Chang, G. Chen, B. El-Hefni, R. Soler, Z. Wang, J. Zhang, Q. Zhang Dynamic Simulation of a 1MWth Concentrated Solar Power Molten Salt Tower System with Dymola® CSP systems EDF China R&D Center China
Gonzalez Acedo, Ignacio I. Gonzalez Acedo, O. Lehmkuhl, A. Oliva, C. Pérez-Segarra Dynamic Thermoelastic Analysis of Thermocline-like Storage Tanks Thermal/thermochemical energy storage Heat and Mass Transfer Technological Center (CTTC) Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya Spain
Schroedter-Homscheidt, Marion M. Schroedter-Homscheidt, A. Benedetti, G. Gesell, N. Killius ECMWF’s Global and Direct Normal Irradiance Forecasts – An Accuracy Assessment Taking the New MACC Aerosol Forecasts into Account Solar resource assessment German Aerospace Center (DLR) Germany
Bai, Fengwu F. Bai, A. Beath, Y. Sun, Y. Wang, Z. Wang Economic Evaluation of Shell-and-tube Latent Heat Thermal Energy Storage for Concentrating Solar Power Applications Thermal/thermochemical energy storage Institute of Electrical Engineering, Chinese Academy of Sciences China
Gimenez Gavarrell, Pau P. Gimenez Gavarrell, S. Fereres Effect of Heating Rates and Composition on the Thermal Decomposition of Nitrate Based Molten Salts Heat transfer fluids Abengoa Research Spain
Cheng, Haibin H. Cheng Effects of Surface Modification on the Suspension Stability and Thermal Conductivity Enhancement of Carbon Nanotubes Nanofluids Heat transfer fluids State Key Laboratory of Advanced Technology for Materials Synthesis and Processing China
Guerreiro, Luis L. Guerreiro Efficiency Improvement and LCOE Reduction on a New LFR Concept with Thermal Storage Thermal/thermochemical energy storage Uni. Evora / BES Chair Renewable Energies Portugal
Goldberg, Nitzan N. Goldberg Embedding a Visual Range Camera in a Solar Receiver Measurements and control Bright Source Energy Israel
Peterseim, Juergen H. J.H. Peterseim, S. White Enabling Concentrating Solar Power in Australia: An Implementation Pathway for a Low-wholesale Electricity Market. Policy and markets Institute for Sustainable Futures, University of Technology Sydney Australia
Muñoz, Belen B. Muñoz Encapsulated High Temperature PCM as Active Filler Material in a Thermocline-based Thermal Storage System Thermal/thermochemical energy storage TECNALIA Spain
Diago Martinez, Miguel M. Diago Martinez, N. Calvet, A. Crespo Iniesta, Q. Falcoz, T. Shamim Energy and exergy analysis of a novel gravity-fed solid particle solar receiver Thermal/thermochemical energy storage Masdar Institute of Science and Technology United Arab Emirates
Guerreiro, Luis L. Guerreiro Energy Output and Thermal Losses in a PTC Molten Salts Test Loop CSP systems Uni. Evora / BES Chair Renewable Energies Portugal
Guedez, Rafael R. Guedez, B. Laumert, J. Spelling, M. Topel Enhancing the Profitability of Solar Tower Power Plants Through Thermoeconomic Analysis Based on Multi-objective Optimization CSP systems KTH Royal Institute of Technology Sweden
Balz, Markus M. Balz, F. von Reeken Environmental Loading Conditions for CSP Solar Fields CSP systems schlaich bergermann und partner, sbp sonne gmbh Germany
Fernández-Peruchena, Carlos C. Fernández-Peruchena, A. Bernardos, M. Gaston, I. Pagola Estimating Solar Radiation in South America from Satellite Images Solar resource assessment National Renewable Energy Centre (CENER) Spain
Ho, Clifford C. Ho Evaluation of Glare at the Ivanpah Solar Electric Generating System CSP systems Sandia National Laboratories United States
Delgado, Alvaro A. Delgado Evaluation of the Performance for On-Axis and Off-Axis Heliostat Canting Methods for Cavity and Open Cylindrical Receivers in CSP Tower Plants Solar collectors DNV GL Spain
Buckingham, Robert R. Buckingham, L. Brown, B. Wong Exergy analysis of electricity production from a sulfur-based solar thermochemical storage method Thermal/thermochemical energy storage General Atomics United States
Vasquez Padilla, Ricardo R. Vasquez Padilla, W. Stein An Exergy Analysis of Recompression Supercritical CO2 Cycles with and without Reheating Power cycles The Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO Energy Centre) Australia
Pye, John J. Pye, C. Asselineau, J. Coventry, M. Zheng An Exergy Analysis of Tubular Solar-thermal Receivers with Different Working Fluids Thermal receivers Australian National University Australia
Meyer, Adriaan A. Meyer, J.L. van Niekerk Experience with Field Solar Tracker and Pyrheliometer Stations Solar resource assessment GeoSUN Africa South Africa
Roldán Serrano, María Isabel M.I. Roldán Serrano, M. Alvarez de Lara, A. Avila Marin, J. Fernández Reche Experimental and Numerical Characterization of Ceramic and Metallic Absorbers Under Lab-scale Conditions Thermal receivers Plataforma Solar de Almería-CIEMAT Spain
Garcia, Pierre P. Garcia, M. Olcese, S. Rougé Experimental and Numerical Investigation of a Pilot Scale Latent Heat Thermal Energy Storage for CSP Power Plant Thermal/thermochemical energy storage CEA-LITEN France
Senechal, Benoit B. Senechal Experimental and Numerical Study of Phase Change Material Storage Applied to Direct Steam Generation Plants Thermal/thermochemical energy storage CEA France
El-Leathy, Abdelrahman A. El-Leathy Experimental Evaluation of the Performance of a Solid Particle Based Thermal Energy Storage System Used for Solar Energy Applications Thermal/thermochemical energy storage King Saud University Saudi Arabia
Du, Xiaoze X. Du, C. Xu, J. Yang, L. Yang, Y. Yang Experimental Investigation on the Dynamic Thermal Behavior of Phase Change Materials in Metal Foam Thermal/thermochemical energy storage North China Electric Power University China
Yu, Zhiqiang Z. Yu Experimental Research of Fluid Flow and Heat Transfer Characteristics in the Porous Material Under the Solar Simulator Thermal receivers Xi’an Jiaotong University China
Wang, Yan Y. Wang Experimental Research of the Heat Transfer Characteristics Using a Packed-Bed of Honeycomb Ceramic for High Temperature Thermal Storage System Thermal/thermochemical energy storage Institute of Electrical Engineering, Chinese Academy of Sciences China
Feng, Chaoqing C. Feng, H. Zheng, x. ma Experimental Research on a Cylindrical Compound Fresnel Solar Concentrating PV/T system Solar collectors Institute of Thermal Engineering China
Boo, Joon Hong J.H. Boo, Y.H. Kang, S.M. Kim Experimental Study on a Sodium Loop-type Heat Pipe for Thermal Transport from a High-temperature Solar Receiver Heat transfer fluids Korea Aerospace University South Korea
Chong-Fang Ma, Yu-Ting Wu Y.W. Chong-Fang Ma Experimental Study on Heat Transfer with Molten Salt in Parabolic Trough Solar Collector System Heat transfer fluids Beijing University of Technology China
Gao, Lei L. Gao Experimental Study on Two Phase Flow Instability in Direct Steam Generation (DSG) of Solar Thermal Power Solar collectors School of Power, Energy and Mechanical Engineering, North China Electric Power University China
Burisch, Michael M. Burisch, E. Olabarrieta, M. Sanchez, I. Santana, C. Villasante Experimental Validation of Heliostat Wind Loads Solar collectors CENER Spain
Gaggioli, Walter W. Gaggioli, F. Fabrizi, L. Rinaldi, P. Tarquini Experimental Validation of the Innovative Thermal Energy Storage Based on an Integrated System “Storage Tank/Steam Generator” Thermal/thermochemical energy storage ENEA – CR Casaccia Italy
Blanco, Pablo P. Blanco, B. D’Aguanno, A. Gil, I. Loroño, L. Martín, E. Risueño, J. Rodríguez-Aseguinolaza Experiments on a Lab Scale TES Unit Using Eutectic Metal Alloy as PCM Thermal/thermochemical energy storage CIC Energigune Spain
Zhang, Yanan Y. Zhang Experiment Study of Single Quartz Tube Solid Particle Air Receiver Thermal receivers Key Laboratory of Solar Thermal Energy and Photovoltaic System of Chinese Academy of Sciences China
Hofer, Annie A. Hofer Extended Heat Loss and Temperature Analysis of Three Linear Fresnel Receiver Designs Thermal receivers Fraunhofer ISE Germany
Servert, Jorge J. Servert, E. Cerrajero, E. Fuentealba, S. Greos Feasibility of a CSP Power Plant in Chile under a PPA Model, the Role of Soft Financing and Upfront Grant Policy and markets Solar Technology Advisors Spain
Gurgenci, Hal H. Gurgenci, E. Sauret, C. Ventura Feasibility of Low-cost Low-temperature Solar Thermal Electricity? Power cycles The University of Queensland Australia
Kayofa, Lilongeni L. Kayofa Feasibility Study and Business Plan for Manufacturing a 3 kW-Electrical Solar Stirling Engine and Dish, for a Stand-alone Power Supply Unit Commercial and demonstration projects Stellenbosch University South Africa
Jahn, Ingo I. Jahn, H. Gurgenci, C. Ventura Feasibility Study of Tower Mounted sCO2 Brayton Cycle for Small Scale CSP Applications CSP systems The University of Queensland Australia
Cumpston, Jeff J. Cumpston Field Pipe-work Configurations for Dish/Rankine System with Central Power Block Solar collectors Australian National University Australia
Guo, Peijun P. Guo, P. Ashman, G. Nathan, W. Saw, P. van Eyk Fischer-Tropsch Liquid Fuel Production by Co-gasification of Coal and Biomass in a Solar Hybrid Dual Fluidized Bed Gasifier Solar fuels University of Adelaide Australia
Gokon, Nobuyuki N. Gokon, T. Etori, T. Kodama, T. Miki, A. Takeuchi Flowability Control of Bed Materials in a Fluidized Bed Reactor for Solar Thermochemical Process Solar fuels Niigata University Japan
Schwaiger, Karl K. Schwaiger, M. Haider Fluidized Bed Steam Generators for Direct Particle Absorption CSP-plants CSP systems Institute for Energy Systems and Thermodynamics, Technical University of Vienna Austria
Sakadjian, Bartev B. Sakadjian, T. Flynn, S. Hu, M. Maryamchik, K. Santelmann, M. Zhiwen Fluidized-bed Technology Enabling the Integration of High Temperature Solar Receiver CSP Systems with Steam and Advanced Power Cycles CSP systems Babcock & Wilcox Power Generation Group, Inc. United States
Fu, Wei W. Fu, M. Yang The Fluid-Structure Interaction Analysis and Optimization of Parabolic Trough Collector Solar collectors Nanjing Tech University China
Rodriguez-Sanchez, David D. Rodriguez-Sanchez, A. Mojiri, G. Rosengarten, C. Stanley Flux Distribution of a Parabolic Trough Concentrator with a Secondary Flat Reflector Thermal receivers RMIT University Australia
Branz, Howard H. Branz, B. Borak, K. Gerst, W. Regan, E. Santori FOCUS Program of the Advanced Research Projects Agency – Energy: Full-spectrum Optimized Conversion and Utilization of Sunlight General topics in CSP ARPA-E, U.S. Dept of Energy United States
Peña-Cruz, Manuel I. M.I. Peña-Cruz, C.A. Arancibia-Bulnes, M. Gaston, F. Sallaberry, M. Sánchez González The FOCuS Tool – An Optical Qualification Tool Developed for Solar Reflectors – A Sensitivity Analysis Measurements and control Instituto de Energías Renovables – Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México Mexico
Seubert, Bernhard B. Seubert, T. Fluri, W. Platzer, A. Vogel Freeze Protection Strategies for Molten Salt Parabolic Trough Solar Fields Using Residual Heat of Thermocline Storages CSP systems Fraunhofer ISE Germany
Gabbrielli, Roberto R. Gabbrielli, P. Castrataro, F. Del Medico, M. Di Palo Full-Scale Experimental Facility for the Thermal-optical Performance Tests of Linear Fresnel Concentrating Solar Systems: Design Criteria and Operative Considerations CSP systems Department of Civil and Industrial Engineering, University of Pisa Italy
Lovegrove, Keith K. Lovegrove The Future for Dishes General topics in CSP IT Power Australia
Fernández-Peruchena, Carlos M C.M. Fernández-Peruchena, A. Bernardos, M. Blanco Generating 1-Minute Temporal Resolution Solar Direct Normal Irradiance Series from Hourly Series Solar resource assessment National Renewable energy Centre (CENER) Spain
Asselineau, Charles-Alexis C. Asselineau, J. Pye, J. Zapata Fuentealba Geometrical Shape Optimization of a Cavity Receiver Using Coupled Radiative and Hydrodynamic Modeling. Thermal receivers Solar Thermal Group (STG) Australia
Edfouf, Zineb Z. Edfouf, M. GUERGUER Glass and Polymeric Mirrors Ageing Under Different Moroccan Weathers, an Application for CSP Power Plants Reliability and service life prediction MASCIR Morocco
Crespo Iniesta, Alberto A. Crespo Iniesta, T. Delclos, M. Diago Martinez, Q. Falcoz, T. Shamim Gravity-fed Combined Solar Receiver/Storage System Using Sand Particles as Heat Collector, Heat Transfer and Thermal Energy Storage Media Thermal/thermochemical energy storage Masdar Institute of Science and Technology United Arab Emirates
Prabhakar, Mohit M. Prabhakar Heat Transfer Characterization of Latent Heat Thermal Energy Storage System using Fins in Solar Thermal Power Plant Thermal/thermochemical energy storage Indian Institute of Technology Bombay India
Chang, Chun C. Chang Heat Transfer Enhancement and Performance of Solar Thermal Absorber Tubes with Circumferentially Non-uniform Heat Flux Thermal receivers Institute of Electrical Engineering, Chinese Academy of Sciences China
Lang, Christoph C. Lang, B. Lee Heat Transfer Fluid Life Time Analysis of Diphenyl Oxide/Biphenyl Grades for Concentrated Solar Power Plants Heat transfer fluids Dow Europe GmbH Switzerland
Pandi, Parthasarathy P. Pandi, P. Le Clercq Heat Transfer Simulation in a High Temperature Solar Reactor Solar fuels German Aerospace Center (DLR) Germany
Ma, Ting-ting T. Ma, H. Chen Heat Transfer Simulation on a Novel Solar High-temperature Thermochemical Coupled Phase-change Reactor Thermal receivers Nanjing Tech University China
Marsberg, Justin J. Marsberg, K. Craig Heliostat Field Heat Flux Map Generation for CFD Optimization of Central Receiver Thermal receivers University of Pretoria South Africa
Pereira, Daniel D. Pereira, D. Rayo Heliostat Solar Field Generator for Receiver Power Plants “GECO” CSP systems Sun To Market Solutions Spain
Goldberg, Nitzan N. Goldberg Heliostat Surface Estimation by Image Processing Measurements and control Bright Source Energy Israel
Montecchi, Marco M. Montecchi, A. Aránzazu Fernández García, C. Delord, A. Disdier, C. Happich, A. Heimsath, S. Meyen, W. Platzer, O. Raccurt, F. Sallaberry, A.G. de Jalón Hemispherical Reflectance Results of the SolarPACES Reflectance Round Robin Measurements and control ENEA Italy
Green, Adam A. Green, C. Diep, R. Dunn High Capacity Factor CSP-PV Hybrid Systems General topics in CSP SolarReserve LLC United States
Lehmann, Alex A. Lehmann, S. Hollis High Efficiency Passive Adjustment Toroidal Heliostat Collector for Solar Receiver with Graphite Energy Storage Commercial and demonstration projects Heliosystems Australia
Spelling, James J. Spelling, A. Gallo, J. Gonzalez-Aguilar, M. Romero A High-efficiency Solar Thermal Power Plant Using a Dense Particle Suspension as the Heat Transfer Fluid Power cycles Instituto IMDEA Energia Spain
Elon, Yehonatan Y. Elon High Spatial Resolution DNI Monitoring for Solar Tower Fields Measurements and control Bright Source Energy Israel
Langlais, Mathieu M. Langlais, P. Ben-Abdallah High Temperature Absorber for Thermo-solar Systems Thermal receivers Total New Energies France
Federsel, Katharina K. Federsel, J. Wortmann High-temperature and Corrosion Behavior of Nitrate Nitrite Molten Salt Mixtures Regarding Their Application in Concentrating Solar Power Plants Heat transfer fluids BASF SE Germany
Koepf, Erik E. Koepf, A. Meier, W. Villasmil High Temperature Flow Visualization and Aerodynamic Window Protection of a 100-kWth Solar Thermochemical Receiver-reactor for ZnO Dissociation Solar fuels Paul Scherrer Institute Switzerland
Gray, Matthew M. Gray High Temperature Performance of High-efficiency, Multi-layer Solar Selective Coatings for Tower Applications Thermal receivers National Renewable Energy Laboratory / NREL United States
Vogel, Alexander A. Vogel, T.P. Fluri, W.J. Platzer, H. Reiling High Temperatures in Line Focusing Systems: Dual Loop Cycle Efficiency and Heat Losses CSP systems Fraunhofer ISE Germany
Cachafeiro, Hugo H. Cachafeiro HITECO, an Innovative Approach for CSP Technology Thermal receivers Aries Ingeniería S.A. Spain
Pfahl, Andreas A. Pfahl, F. Meier, M. Randt A Holistic Approach for Low Cost Heliostat Fields Solar collectors DLR, Institute of Solar Research Germany
Puppe, Michael M. Puppe Hybrid High Solar Share Gas Turbine Systems with Innovative Gas Turbine Cycles CSP systems Institute of Solar Research / German Aerospace Center (DLR) Germany
Agrafiotis, Christos C. Agrafiotis, M. ROEB, C. Sattler Hybrid Sensible/Thermochemical Solar Energy Storage Concepts Based on Porous Ceramic Structures and Redox Pair Oxides Chemistry Thermal/thermochemical energy storage Institute of Solar Research Germany
M. Al Naimi, Khaloud K. M. Al Naimi, M. Al Bloushi, A. Al Shouq, T. Delclos, H. Liu Identification and Characterization of Industrial Waste Produced in the UAE, to Be Recycled as High-temperature TES Materials for CSP. Thermal/thermochemical energy storage Masdar Institute of Science and Technology United Arab Emirates
Topel, Monika M. Topel, R. Guedez, B. Laumert Impact of Increasing Steam Turbine Flexibility on the Annual Performance of a Direct Steam Generation Tower Power Plant Power cycles Royal Institute of Technology KTH Sweden
Cachafeiro, Hugo H. Cachafeiro Impact of the Solar Selective Coatings Ageing in Energy Cost Thermal receivers Aries Ingeniería S.A. Spain
Delgado, Alvaro A. Delgado, E. Blesa, C. Gertig, C. Hidalgo López, R. Ron López Impact of the Sunshape Variability in a Central Receiver System Along the Day in the Overall Performance of the Plant Solar collectors DNV GL Spain
Suri, Marcel M. Suri, T. Cebecauer Improved Method for Generating Typical Meteorological Year Data for Solar Energy Simulations Solar resource assessment GeoModel Solar Slovakia
Enrique, Raul R. Enrique, R. Monterreal An Improved Off-axis Canting Method for Faceted Heliostat Solar collectors Plataforma Solar de Almeria-CIEMAT Spain
Aiba, Taiki T. Aiba, H. Kikura, Y. Tamaura Improvement of Image Processing Control Accuracy for Cross Linear Heliostat Measurements and control Tokyo Institute of Technology Japan
Richert, Timo T. Richert, P. Nava, K. Riffelmann The Influence of Power Cycle Inlet and Outlet Temperature on the Cost of Electricity in a Molten Salt Parabolic Trough Power Plant Power cycles FLABEG FE GmbH Germany
Lubkoll, Matti M. Lubkoll, T.M. Harms, D.G. Kröger, T.W. von Backstöm Initial Analysis on the Novel Spiky Central Receiver Air Pre-heater (SCRAP) Pressurized Air Receiver Thermal receivers Solar Thermal Energy Research Group (STERG), Stellenbosch University South Africa
Espargillière, Harold H. Espargillière Innovative Approach for Dry Cooling of Thermodynamic Rankine Solar Power Plants. Solar collectors PROMES-CNRS France
Moser, Massimo M. Moser INSEL: A Flexible Tool for the Analysis of Renewable Desalination Water desalination and detoxification Technical Thermodynamics / DLR Germany
García de Jalón, Alberto A. García de Jalón, P. Benito, D. Pérez, F. Zaversky Inspection Receiver Tubes Device for CSP Plants Measurements and control Centro Nacional de Energías Renovables Spain
Tomaschek, Jan J. Tomaschek, L. Eltrop, U. Fahl, T. Telsnig Integrated Analysis of Dispatchable Concentrated Solar Power Policy and markets IER University of Stuttgart Germany
Sun, Feihu F. Sun Integrated Application of the Tracking Angle Bias Strategy and the Error-correction Model Strategy in DAHAN Solar Power Tower Plant Measurements and control Institute of Electrical Engineering, Chinese Academy of Sciences China
Wang, Wujun W. Wang, L. Aichmayer, B. Laumert, G. Ragnolo, T. Strand Integrated Design of a Hybrid Gas Turbine-receiver Unit for a Solar Dish System Thermal receivers Royal Institute of Technology KTH Sweden
Zheng, Richard R. Zheng, R. Diver, R. Wegeng Integrated Solar Thermochemical Reaction System for Steam Methane Reforming Power cycles Pacific Northwest National Laboratory United States
Gokon, Nobuyuki N. Gokon, T. Abe, T. Izawa, T. Kodama Internally-circulating Fluidized Bed Reactor Using Thermal Storage Material for Solar Coal Coke Gasification Solar fuels Niigata University Japan
Serrano-Aguilera, Juan José J.J. Serrano-Aguilera, J. Fernández-Reche, L. Valenzuela Inverse MCRT Method for Obtaining Solar Concentrators with Quasi-planar Flux Distribution Solar collectors Plataforma Solar de Almeria-CIEMAT Spain
Liu, Ming M. Liu, M. Belusko, F. Bruno, S. Tay Investigation of Cascaded Shell and Tube Latent Heat Storage Systems for Solar Tower Power Plants Thermal/thermochemical energy storage Barbara Hardy Institute, University of South Australia Australia
Abbasi Shavazi, Ehsan E. Abbasi Shavazi, G. Hughes, J. Pye Investigation of Heat Loss from a Solar Cavity Receiver Thermal receivers Solar Thermal Group Australia
Alami Merrouni, Ahmed A. Alami Merrouni, A. MEZRHAB, S. Wilbert, F. Wolfertstetter Investigation of Soiling Effect on Different Solar Mirror Materials Under Moroccan Climate Solar resource assessment Mohammed 1st University Morocco
Xiao, Peng P. Xiao An Investigation on Flow and Heat Transfer Characteristics of Molten Salts Fluid in Double Tube Helical Heat Exchanger Heat transfer fluids State Key Laboratory of Multiphase Flow in Power Engineering, Xi’an Jiaotong University China
van Rooyen, De Wet D.W. van Rooyen Investigation on Improvements of Linear Fresnel Collector Geometrical Design Solar collectors Fraunhofer ISE Germany
Li, Xiaoli X. Li, W. Du, Y. Lu, C. Ma, Y. Wu Laminar Natural Convection Heat Transfer Characteristics of Molten Salt Around Horizontal Cylinder Heat transfer fluids No.100 Pingleyuan China
Keck, Thomas T. Keck, M. Balz, Y. Blumenthal Large Is Beautiful – Progress of HelioFocus 500 m² Dish Commercial and demonstration projects sbp sonne gmbh Germany
Xie, Wentao W. Xie The Latest Developments of Concentrating Solar Thermal Power in China General topics in CSP Shanghai Electric Group Co., Ltd China
Itskhokine, David D. Itskhokine, M. Benmarraze, M. Bichotte, L. Dubost, A. Ferrière, Q. Lancereau, A. Soum-Glaude LFR500: Getting to High Temperatures While Maintaining the Cost-competitive Advantage of Linear Fresnel Reflectors Solar collectors Solar Euromed France
Li, Jian J. Li, J. Gonzalez-Aguilar, M. Romero Line-concentrating Flux Analysis of 42kWe High-flux Solar Simulator Solar collectors Instituto IMDEA Energía Spain
Rojas, Esther E. Rojas, E. Zarza Liquid Crystals: A Different Approach for Storing Latent Energy in a DSG Plant Thermal/thermochemical energy storage CIEMAT-PSA Spain
Rodriguez, Ivette I. Rodriguez, R. Borrell, O. Lehmkuhl, A. Oliva Local and Overall Wind Forces Acting on Parabolic Trough Collectors Solar collectors Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya-BarcelonaTech Spain
Weinrebe, Gerhard G. Weinrebe, M. Balz Localization – A Major Key to Success of CSP General topics in CSP schlaich bergermann und partner, sbp sonne gmbh Germany
Kroizer, Israel I. Kroizer Localization and Central Tower Technology Selection CSP systems Bright Source Industries Israel
Kim, Hong Soo H.S. Kim, Y.H. Kang, J.K. Kim, S.K. Kim Low Melting Temperature Molten Salt Preparation for Thermal Storage Thermal/thermochemical energy storage KIER South Korea
Carbajo Garcia, Ruth R. Carbajo Garcia Mainstreaming Outreach in Solar Research. Experiences in CSP R&D Policy and markets Explora Conicyt University of Antofagasta Chile
Giaconia, Alberto A. Giaconia The MATS Project: Multipurpose Applications by Thermodynamic Solar CSP systems ENEA Italy
Ermanoski, Ivan I. Ermanoski Maximizing Efficiency in Two-step Solar-thermochermical Fuel Production Solar fuels Sandia National Laboratories United States
Andraka, Charles C. Andraka, E. Coker, B. Hernandez-Sanchez, A. Kruizinga Metallic Phase Change Material Thermal Storage for Dish Stirling Thermal/thermochemical energy storage Sandia National Laboratories United States
Faik, Abdessamad A. Faik, P. Blanco, B. D’Aguanno, A. Gil, E. Risueño, J. Rodríguez Mg-Zn-Al Eutectic Alloys as Phase Change Material for Latent Heat Thermal Energy Storage Thermal/thermochemical energy storage CICenergigune Spain
Aurousseau, Antoine A. Aurousseau, J.V.D. Souza, V. Vuillerme Modeling of a Linear Solar Steam Generator: Control and Dynamic Studies Measurements and control CEA/INES France
Al-Ansary, Hany H. Al-Ansary, Z. Al-Suhaibani, S. Danish, E. Djajadiwinata, A. El-Leathy Modeling of Transient Cyclic Behavior of a Solid Particle Thermal Energy Storage Bin for Central Receiver Applications Thermal/thermochemical energy storage King Saud University Saudi Arabia
Samanes, Javier J. Samanes, J. García-Barberena, F. Zaversky Modeling Solar Cavity Receives: A Review and Comparison of Natural Convection Heat Loss Correlations Thermal receivers CENER Spain
Benmarraze, Simon S. Benmarraze, A. Gazzo Modeling the Socio-economic Impact of the Development of the CSP Industry in a National and International Context: Assessment of Job Creation and GDP contribution Policy and markets Solar Euromed France
Gong, Bo B. Gong Model Updating and Structure Optimization of Heliostats Based on Vibration Measurements Solar collectors Institute of Electrical Engineering, Chinese Academy of Sciences China
Calvet, Nicolas N. Calvet, P. Armstrong Modular High-temperature Concrete Based Thermal Energy Storage System for Solar Thermal Power Plants Thermal/thermochemical energy storage Masdar Institute of Science and Technology United Arab Emirates
Fernández Díaz, Angel G. A.G. Fernández Díaz Modular Solar Storage System for Medium Scale Energy Demand Mining in the North of Chile Heat transfer fluids Antofagasta University Chile
Morin, Gabriel G. Morin, M. Karl, M. Mertins, M. Selig Molten Salt as a Heat Transfer Fluid in a Linear Fresnel Collector – Commercial Application Backed by Demonstration Heat transfer fluids Novatec Solar GmbH Germany
Chang, Chun C. Chang Molten Salt Heat Transfer Performance in Solar Thermal Absorber Tubes with Non-uniform Heat Flux Thermal receivers Institute of Electrical Engineering, Chinese Academy of Sciences China
Haibach, Patrick P. Haibach, R. Jungkunz, T. Kuckelkorn, T. Rügamer Molten Salt in Parabolic Troughs – the Next Steps to Market Success Solar collectors SCHOTT Solar CSP GmbH Germany
Matino, Francesca F. Matino, A. Maccari Molten Salt Receivers Operated on Parabolic Trough Demo Plant and in Laboratory Conditions Thermal receivers Archimede Solar Energy Italy
Passera, Tamara T. Passera, L. Carnelli, C. Lazzari Molten Salts as HTF the Effect of Melting Point and Viscosity on Energy Losses Heat transfer fluids eni spa Italy
Giaconia, Alberto A. Giaconia Multi-fuelled Solar Steam Reforming for Pure Hydrogen Production Using Solar Salts as Heat Transfer Fluid Solar fuels ENEA Italy
Pérez Trujillo, Francisco Javier F.J. Pérez Trujillo, A. Fernandez, G. García Martín, M.I. Lasanta New Molten Salt as Concentrated Fluids for Energy Storage in CSP Plants Thermal/thermochemical energy storage Universidad Complutense de Madrid Spain
Bennouna, El Ghali E.G. Bennouna, H. Frej New Solar Research Platform Green Energy Park Commercial and demonstration projects IRESEN Morocco
Pang, Liping L. Pang, X. Du, Y. Yang, W. Zhang A New Two-stage Solar Power Tower System CSP systems North China Electric Power University China
Pernpeintner, Johannes J. Pernpeintner, C. Happich, N. Lichtenthäler, E. Lüpfert, B. Schiricke Non-destructive calorimetric measurement of parabolic trough receiver optical efficiency in a linear focus solar simulator test bench of the 2nd generation Thermal receivers DLR e.V. Germany
Wang, Huarong H. Wang A Novel Method for the Surface Measurement of Solar Trough Mirror Measurements and control Institute of Electrical Engineering, Chinese Academy of Sciences China
Berryman, Ian I. Berryman Novel Solar Concentrator Geometry for Point Focus, Low-cost Applications Solar collectors Oxford University United Kingdom
Zanino, Roberto R. Zanino Numerical Evaluation of Advanced Open Volumetric Solar Receiver Designs Counteracting Non-ideal Volumetric Behavior Thermal receivers Dipartimento Energia, Politecnico Italy
Galione, Pedro P. Galione, C. Pérez-Segarra, J. Rigola, I. Rodríguez, S. Torras Numerical Evaluation of Multi-layered Solid-PCM Thermocline-like Tanks as Thermal Energy Storage Systems for CSP Applications Thermal/thermochemical energy storage CTTC – Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya (UPC) Spain
Seubert, Bernhard B. Seubert, T. Fluri, W. Platzer Numerical Investigation and Improvement of the Standby Performance of Thermocline Storages Thermal/thermochemical energy storage Fraunhofer ISE Germany
Shan, Jinhua J. Shan, D. Jing, J. Lu Numerical investigation of high-temperature molten salt leakage General topics in CSP Sun Yat-Sen University China
Bellan, Selvan S. Bellan Numerical Investigation of PCM-based Thermal Energy Storage System Thermal/thermochemical energy storage IMDEA Energy Spain
Tu, Nan N. Tu, J. Fang Numerical Investigation on Uniformity of Heat Flux for Semi-gray Surfaces inside a Solar Cavity Receiver Thermal receivers State Key Laboratory of Multiphase Flow in Power Engineering, Xi’an Jiaotong University China
Liao, Zhirong Z. Liao, C. Chang, Z. Li, Z. Wang Numerical Model and Validation for Simulating the Cold Filling of the Molten Salt Receiver Tube Thermal receivers Institute of Electrical Engineering, Chinese Academy of Sciences China
Muthusamy, Jayaveerapandian J. Muthusamy, S. Abanades, T. Shamim Numerical Modeling and Optimization of an Entrained Particle-flow Thermochemical Solar Reactor for Metal Oxide Reduction Thermal/thermochemical energy storage Masdar Institute of Science and Technology United Arab Emirates
Matsubara, Koji K. Matsubara, H.S. Cho, N. Gokon, Y. Kazuma, T. Kodama, Y. Nagase, H. Sakai, A. Sakurai, K. Yoshida Numerical Modeling of Two-tower Type Fluidized Receiver for High-temperature Solar Concentration by Beamdown Reflector System Thermal receivers Niigata University Japan
Halder, Saurav S. Halder, S. Singh Numerical Simulation of Latent Heat Thermal Storage Using Metal Matrix and Foam for Solar Thermal Power Plant Thermal/thermochemical energy storage Indian Institute of Technology Bombay India
Wang, Fangzhou F. Wang, Z. Wang, X. Zhang Numerical Simulation of Quartz Tube Solid Particle Air Receiver Thermal receivers Institute of Electrical Engineering, Chinese Academy of Sciences China
Liang, Zhang Z. Liang Numerical study and optimization of mirror gap effect on wind load on parabolic trough solar collectors Solar collectors Nanjing Tech University China
Zhen, Huang H. Zhen Numerical Study on Heat Transfer Enhancement in a Receiver Tube of Parabolic Trough Solar Collector with Dimples, Protrusions and Helical Fins CSP systems Xi’an Jiaotong University China
Sun, Jie J. Sun, H. Hong, Q. Liu Numerical Study on Transient Performance of a Parabolic-trough Direct Steam Generation Loop Solar collectors Institute of Engineering Thermophysics, Chinese Academy of Sciences China
Hernandez Arriaga, Iñigo I. Hernandez Arriaga, D. Astrain, F. Zaversky Object-oriented Modeling of Molten-Salt-based Thermocline Thermal Energy Storage for the Transient Performance Simulation of Solar Thermal Power Plants Thermal/thermochemical energy storage UPNA Spain
Peng, Shuo S. Peng Off-design Performances of a Typical Solar-hybrid Coal-fired Power Plant in China CSP systems Chinese Academy of Sciences China
Kaniyal, Ashok A. Kaniyal A One-dimensional Heat Transfer, Devolatilisation and Gasification Model of a Solar Packed Bed Coal Gasifier Solar fuels The University of Adelaide Australia
Qian, Haiyang H. Qian, W. Bauver, D. Farrell, J. Quinn, R. Terdalkar On-line Life Monitoring System for Solar Tower Receivers Reliability and service life prediction Alstom Power United States
Cebecauer, Tomas T. Cebecauer On the uncertainty of satellite-derived DNI data in arid regions from the global perspective Measurements and control GeoModel Solar Slovakia
Nitz, Peter P. Nitz On the Way to the First CSP Pilot Plant in Jordan: the WECSP Project Commercial and demonstration projects Fraunhofer ISE Germany
Patidar, Deepesh D. Patidar, L. Chandra, P. Sharma, S. Tiwari Open Volumetric Air Receiver Based Solar Convective Aluminum Heat Treatment Furnace System Thermal receivers Indian Institute of Technology Jodhpur India
Frasquet, Miguel M. Frasquet, R. Blázquez Optical Test of the DS1 Prototype Concentrating Surface Solar collectors CTAER Spain
Eck, Markus M. Eck, T. Bauer Optimization of Solar Salt for Thermal Energy Storage in CSP Applications Thermal/thermochemical energy storage German Aerospace Center (DLR) Germany
Lude, Simon S. Lude Optimization of the Technology Mix for the Shagaya 2 GW Renewable Energy Park in Kuwait Commercial and demonstration projects Fraunhofer ISE Germany
Albrigo, Diego Maria D.M. Albrigo Organic Rankine Cycle Power Generation in Small Scale CSP Plants Power cycles Turboden Srl Italy
Torras, Santiago S. Torras, A. Oliva, C.D. Pérez-Segarra, J. Rigola, I. Rodriguez Parametric Study of Two-tank TES Systems for CSP Plants Thermal/thermochemical energy storage CTTC – Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC) Spain
Amsbeck, Lars L. Amsbeck, B. Behrendt, R. Buck, T. Prosin Particle Tower System with Direct Absorption Centrifugal Receiver for High Temperature Process Heat CSP systems Institute of Solar Research Germany
Yaghoubi, Mahmood M. Yaghoubi Performance Analysis of an Integrated Solar Combined Cycle Power Plant with Gas Turbine Inlet Air Cooling System Power cycles Shiraz University Iran, Islamic Republic of
Wang, Mengjiao M. Wang, Y. Yang Performance Analysis of Solar Aided Coal-fired Power Generation System Power cycles North China Electric Power University China
Chiarappa, Thomas T. Chiarappa Performance of Direct Steam Generation Solar Receiver: Laboratory vs Real Plant Thermal receivers Archimede Solar Energy Italy
Zhang, Jianhan J. Zhang Performance Simulation of the Parabolic Trough Collector Based on Variable Parameter Depending on Time Solar collectors IEE CAS China
Wang, Xiaojing X. Wang Phase Evolution in Solar Thermal Absorption Coatings After Annealing Reliability and service life prediction General Research Institute for Non-ferrous Metals China
Marcotte, Patrick P. Marcotte Pilot Testing of the SpaceTube® Advanced Large-aperture Parabolic Trough Collector Solar collectors Abengoa Solar LLC United States
Carafa, Luigi L. Carafa Policy and Markets in the MENA: The Nexus Between Governance and Renewable Energy Finance Policy and markets Barcelona Centre for International Affairs Spain
Crema, Luigi L. Crema, F. Alberti, S. Hesse, m. Hislop, L. Luminari, B. Restall, B. Rivolta, E. Wackelgard Poly Energy Generation from a Small-scale Concentrated Solar Power CSP systems Fondazione Bruno Kessler Italy
Jung, Seunghwan S. Jung, G. Brunauer, M. Fenboeck, M. Haider The Potential of Solar Energy in China and South Korea Solar resource assessment Vienna University/Initiative Future Austria
Binotti, Marco M. Binotti, D. Casartelli, E. Macchi, T. Passera, E. Roccaro, P. Silva Power Block Off-design Control Strategies for Indirect Solar ORC Cycles CSP systems Politecnico di Milano Italy
Feldhoff, Jan Fabian J.F. Feldhoff, T. Hirsch, L. Keller, R. Pitz-Paal, D. Trebing A Practical Guide to Solar Once-through Boiler Control Measurements and control German Aerospace Center (DLR) Germany
Krüger, Dirk D. Krüger Pre-design of a Mini CSP plant Commercial and demonstration projects Institute of Solar Research / German Aerospace Center (DLR) Germany
Sansom, Christopher C. Sansom, H. Almond, C. Atkinson, P. Comley, E. Endaya, P. King Predicting the Effects of Sand Erosion on Collector Surfaces in CSP Plants Solar collectors Cranfield University United Kingdom
Spelling, James J. Spelling, A. Gallo, J. Gonzalez-Aguilar, M. Romero Preliminary Design and Performance Analysis of a Multi-Megawatt Scale Dense Particle Suspension Receiver Thermal receivers Instituto IMDEA Energia Spain
Guillot, Emmanuel E. Guillot, N. Boullet, R. Rodriguez, J. Sans Presentation of the Third Generation Control System of the 63 Heliostats Field of the 1000 kW Big Solar Furnace in Odeillo CSP systems CNRS-PROMES France
Rutovitz, Jay J. Rutovitz Quantifying the Network Benefits of Concentrating Solar Thermal Electricity at Grid Constrained Locations Policy and markets Institute for Sustainable Futures, University of Technology Sydney Australia
Zhang, Qiangqiang Q. Zhang A Real-time Method to Calculate the Reflection Energy Loss of a Cavity Receiver Thermal receivers Institute of Electrical Engineering, Chinese Academy of Sciences China
Navarro, Jose Luis J.L. Navarro, N. Martinez Sanz Receiver tube performance depending on cleaning methods Reliability and service life prediction Abengoa Solar Spain
Setien, Eneko E. Setien, R. Blázquez, M. Frasquet, G. Pinna Hernández, V. Ruiz, G. Saliou, M. Silva Reliability Analysis of Solar-gas Hybrid Receivers for Central Tower Plants Reliability and service life prediction CTAER Spain
Armstrong, Peter P. Armstrong, M. Chiesa, V. Kumar A Remedy for Heliostat Astigmatism Solar collectors Masdar Institute of Science and Technology United Arab Emirates
Li, Xin X. Li The Required Concentration Ratio for Two Stage Water/Steam Cavity Receiver Thermal receivers Institute of Electrical Engineering, Chinese Academy of Sciences China
Khenissi, Abdallah A. Khenissi Return of Experience on Transient Behavior at the DSG Solar Thermal Power Plant in Kanchanaburi Thailand Commercial and demonstration projects German Aerospace Center (DLR) Germany
Lin, Fangjian F. Lin, I. Alxneit, A. Wokaun Rhodium Doped Ceria: Organics from Sunlight, H2O and CO2? Solar fuels Paul Scherrer Institute Switzerland
Yamamura, Shigeru S. Yamamura Road Map 2030 to Diffuse Concentrated Solar Thermal Power Technology in the Peoples’ Republic of China Solar collectors Asian Development Bank Philippines
Kern, Jürgen J. Kern, T. Fichter, M. Moser, F. Trieb The Role of CSP in the Emerging BRICS States: A First View on Brazil General topics in CSP German Aerospace Center (DLR) Germany
Chung, Michael M. Chung Role of the Independent Engineer General topics in CSP Parsons Corporation United States
Geuder, Norbert N. Geuder, R. Affolter, B. Espinar, E. Luepfert, D. Schueler, S. Wilbert, F. Wolfertstetter Screening and Flagging of Solar Irradiation and Ancillary Meteorological Data Solar resource assessment CSP Services Spain
Monterreal, Rafael R. Monterreal, R. Enrique, J. Soler Self-alignment Facets Technique for Heliostat Optics in Solar Thermal Power Plants Solar collectors Plataforma Solar de Almeria-CIEMAT Spain
Yang, Hailing H. Yang Self-cleaning and Antireflective Films for All-glass Evacuated Tube Solar Collectors Solar collectors General Research Institute for Non-ferrous Metals China
Pointner, Harald H. Pointner, M. Eck Separation of Power and Capacity in Latent Heat Energy Storage Thermal/thermochemical energy storage German Aerospace Center (DLR) Germany
Frasquet, Miguel M. Frasquet, P. Cádiz, E. Setien Shadowing and Blocking Effect Optimization for a Variable Geometry Heliostat Field Solar collectors CTAER Spain
Alobaidli, Abdulaziz A. Alobaidli Shams One 100 MW Parabolic Trough Solar Power Plant in Abu Dhabi – Update on Project Status and Operational Experience Commercial and demonstration projects Shams Power Company United Arab Emirates
Zhu, Huibin H. Zhu Shape Measurement and Reconstruction of Solar Concentrator Based on Two-dimensional Phase Shift Method Measurements and control Institute of Electrical Engineering, Chinese Academy of Sciences China
Ceballos Mendivil, Laura Guadalupe L.G. Ceballos Mendivil Silicon Carbide (SiC) Synthesis Using Concentrated Solar Energy from the Hosier Solar Furnace Thermal receivers Universidad de Sonora Mexico
Zhao, Dongming D. Zhao, D. Lei, E. Xu, Q. Yu The Simulation Model of Flux Density Distribution on an Absorber Tube Solar collectors Institute of Electrical Engineering, Chinese Academy of Sciences China
Cho, Hyunseok H. Cho, n. Gokon, Y. Kang, T. Kodama Simulation of Flux Distributions on the Device and Flows of the Solar Reactor Interior for Thermo-chemical Two-step Water Splitting H2 Production Cycle with the 45 kWth KIER Solar Furnace System Thermal/thermochemical energy storage Niigata University Japan
Rossi, Angelo A. Rossi, M. Falchetta Simulation of Innovative Solutions for a Molten Salt Steam Generator for Direct Storage Molten Salt Parabolic Troughs Power cycles A.G. Rossi Italy
Kronhardt, Valentina V. Kronhardt Simulation of Operational Management for the Solar Thermal Test and Demonstration Power Plant Jülich Using Optimized Control Strategies of the Storage System Thermal/thermochemical energy storage Solar-Institut Jülich, FH Aachen Germany
Zhang, Dezhi D. Zhang, d. zhao Simulation Study of the Flow Distribution in Parallel Channels of Parabolic Trough Solar Thermal Power Plant ‘s Heat Collecting System Heat transfer fluids Institute of Electrical Engineering, Chinese Academy of Sciences China
Zavattoni, Simone A. S.A. Zavattoni, M.C. Barbato, A. Pedretti Single-tank TES System – Transient Evaluation of Thermal Stratification According to the Second-law of Thermodynamics Thermal/thermochemical energy storage SUPSI Switzerland
Coventry, Joe J. Coventry, C. Andraka, M. Blanco, J. Fisher, J. Pye Sodium Receivers for Solar Power Towers: A Review Thermal receivers Australian National University Australia
Liberati, Guglielmo G. Liberati Solar-combined Cycle Hybrid Plants – Solar Field Tradeoff Costs CSP systems Independent Consultant Italy
Yaghoubi, Mahmood M. Yaghoubi, M. Enjavi, K. Hirbodi Solar Energy Potential and Performance Assessment of CSP Plants in Different Areas of Iran General topics in CSP Shiraz University Iran, Islamic Republic of
Prosin, Tobias T. Prosin, L. Amsbeck, C. Creagh, T. Pryor, R. Uhlig Solar gas turbine systems with centrifugal particle receivers, for remote power generation CSP systems Murdoch University Australia
Prosin, Tobias T. Prosin, L. Amsbeck, R. Buck, C. Creagh, T. Pryor Solar Hybridisation of a Coal-fired Power Plant by Air Preheating Using a Centrifugal Solid Particle Receiver CSP systems Murdoch University Australia
Saw, Woei W. Saw Solar Hybridised Coal-to-Liquids via Gasification in Australia: Techno-economic Assessment Solar fuels The University of Adelaide Australia
Wieghardt, Kai K. Wieghardt, S. Cordes, G. Langenberg, T. Prosinečki Solar Power Plants as Backbone of Local Grids in Emerging Regions CSP systems HelioTower Germany
Zeng, Kuo K. Zeng, D. Gauthier, E. Guillot Solar Pyrolysis of Wood in a Lab-scale Solar Reactor: Influence of Temperature and Sweep Gas Flow Rate on Products Distribution Solar fuels CNRS-PROMES France
Okuhara, Yoshiki Y. Okuhara, T. Aoshima, T. Kuroyama, K. Noritake, T. Tsutsui A Solar Simulator for the Measurement of Heat Collection Efficiency of Parabolic Trough Receivers Measurements and control Japan Fine Ceramics Center Japan
Bokhari, Waqar Haider W.H. Bokhari Solar Thermal Energy for Domestic Applications Solar collectors COMSATS Institute of Information Technology Pakistan
Malan, Daniel D. Malan, F. Dinter, R. Dobson Solar Thermal Storage in Power Generation Using Phase Change Material with Heat Pipes and Fins to Enhance Heat Transfer Thermal/thermochemical energy storage Stellenbosch University South Africa
Sun, Yanping Y. Sun, J. Ednards Solar-to-fuel Energy Conversion Analysis of Solarised Mixed Reforming of Methane Solar fuels CSIRO Eenergy Technology Australia
Peterseim, Juergen H. J.H. Peterseim, A. Veeraragavan Solar Towers with Supercritical Steam Parameters – Is the Efficiency Gain Worth the Effort? Power cycles Institute for Sustainable Futures, University of Technology Sydney Australia
Schenk, Heiko H. Schenk, M. Berger, S. Dieckmann, D. Krüger, D. Schulz, O. Stoppok, C. Zahler SolSteam – Innovative Integration Concepts for Solar-fossil Hybrid Process Steam Generation Commercial and demonstration projects German Aerospace Center (DLR) Germany
del Río, Azucena A. del Río, J.A. Brioso, C. Díaz, M. Gallas Torreira, R. Korzynietz, I. Ordóñez, M. Quero Soltrec – Pressurized Volumetric Solar Air Receiver Technology Thermal receivers Abengoa Solar Spain
Silinga, Cebo C. Silinga, P. Gauché The South African REIPPPP Two-tier CSP Tariff: Implications for a Proposed Hybrid CSP Peaking System CSP systems Stellenbosch University South Africa
García Garraza, Luis L. García Garraza, M. Burisch, M. Sanchez Spillage Estimation in a Heliostats Field for Solar Field Optimization CSP systems CENER Spain
Grirate, Hind H. Grirate, R. COUTURIER, A. ELMCHAOURI Stability Testing of Thermal Oil in Direct Contact with Moroccan Rocks Used as Filler Material for Thermal Energy Storage in CSP Power Plants Thermal/thermochemical energy storage MASCIR Morocco
Meiser, Siw S. Meiser, C. Happich, A. Heimsath, E. Lüpfert, P. Nitz Standardization of Measurement of Mirror Shape Accuracy for Parabolic Trough Collectors – Results of Round Robin Test Between DLR and Fraunhofer ISE Measurements and control Institute of Solar Research / German Aerospace Center (DLR) Germany
Slack, Michael M. Slack, D. Gross, M. Zavodny Statistical Analysis and Verification of Performance for CSP Subsystems CSP systems eSolar, Inc. United States
Benmarraze, Simon S. Benmarraze, E. Alasis, M. Benmarraze, D. Itskhokine, W. Shahin, M. Tawalbeh Status of Implementation of the First Linear Fresnel Solar Thermal Power Plant in the Middle East – WECSP Solar Project in the Kingdom of Jordan Commercial and demonstration projects Solar Euromed France
Crespo, Luis L. Crespo STE Plants: Beyond Despatchability Firmness of Supply and Integration with VRE CSP systems ESTELA Belgium
Rodriguez Muñoz, Norma Alejandra N.A. Rodriguez Muñoz, C.A. Estrada Gasca, J.F. Hinojosa Palafox, C.A. Perez Rabago Study of Heat Transfer in Volumetric Receivers for Solar Thermal Power Systems Thermal receivers Instituto de Energias Renovables Mexico
Alcaniz, Carlos C. Alcaniz Study of the Influence of Specularity on the Efficiency of Solar Reflectors Solar collectors Abengoa Solar Spain
Raccurt, Olivier O. Raccurt, D. BOURDON, A. DISDIER, S. DONOLA, A. Gioconia, A. Stollo Study of the Stability of a Selective Solar Absorber Coating Under Air and High Temperature Reliability and service life prediction CEA-LITEN France
Karim, Mounia M. Karim, A. BENNOUNA, C. DELORD, S. Naamane Study of the Surface Damage of Glass Reflectors Used in Concentrated Solar Power Plants Solar collectors Moroccan Foundation for Advanced Science Innovation and Research Morocco
Xie, Huling H. Xie Study on a New Truncation Method for Designing Flat-plate Compound Parabolic Concentrator (CPC) Solar collectors State Key Laboratory of Multiphase Flow in Power Engineering, Xi’an Jiaotong University China
Guo, Huiqian H. Guo, G. Wei Study on Characteristics Enhancement of High Temperature Phase Change Materials for Thermal Energy Storage Thermal/thermochemical energy storage North China Electric Power University China
Zhou, Jiankeng J. Zhou Study on Flow Instability Inside Parallel Pipes of Direct Steam Generation Solar collectors School of Power, Energy and Mechanical Engineering, North China Electric Power University China
Sang, Lixia L. Sang Study on Modification of Ternary Carbonates with Additives Thermal/thermochemical energy storage Beijing University of Technology China
Zhang, Hongli H. Zhang, S. Wang Study on Solar Aided Power Generation Modes with Seasonal Change Power cycles Shenyang Institute of Engineering China
Du, Xiaoze X. Du, Y. Luo, C. Xu, L. Yang, Y. Yang Study on the Allowable Flux Density for a Solar Central Dual-receiver Solar collectors North China Electric Power University China
Cheng, Haibin H. Cheng Study on the Mechanism of Dehydration Reaction of Ca(OH)2 Solar collectors Wuhan University of Technology China
Xu, Li L. Xu Study on Thermal Performance of Parabolic Trough Solar Collectors in the Process of Continuously Rising Temperature Solar collectors Institute of Electrical Engineering, Chinese Academy of Sciences China
Wong, Bunsen B. Wong, L. Brown, R. Buckingham Sulfur Based Thermochemical Energy Storage for Concentrated Solar Power* CSP systems General Atomics United States
Grieu, Stéphane S. Grieu, R. Chauvin, E. Guillot, J. Nou, S. Thil Sunshape Measurement Using a Sky Imager Solar resource assessment PROMES-CNRS France
Liu, Hong H. Liu Supercritical Molten Salt/ Water Heat Exchanger Heat transfer fluids Institute of Electrical Engineering, Chinese Academy of Sciences China
Xiao, Jun J. Xiao A Surface Shape Measurement Instrument Based on the Fringe Reflection Techniques Measurements and control Changchun Institute of Optics, Fine Mechanics and Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences China
Ren, Lanxu L. Ren A Surface Shape Measurement Method Based on the Absorber Tube Reflected Images for the Solar Trough Concentrator Measurements and control Changchun Institute of Optics, Fine Mechanics and Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences China
Bachelier, Camille C. Bachelier, M. Mertins, A. Neuhauser, M. Selig, W. Steinmann, R. Stieglitz, V. Zipf Systematic Analysis of Fresnel Concentrated Solar Power Plant with Thermal Energy Storage CSP systems Novatec Solar GmBH Germany
Christian, Joshua J. Christian, C. Ho System Design of a 1 MW North-facing, Solid Particle Receiver Thermal receivers Sandia National Laboratories United States
Ragnolo, Gianmarco G. Ragnolo, L. Aichmayer, B. Laumert, T. Strand, W. Wang Technoeconomic Design of a Micro Gas-Turbine for a Solar Dish System Power cycles KTH Royal Institute of Technology Sweden
Astolfi, Marco M. Astolfi Techno-economic Optimization of Low Temperature CSP Systems Based on ORC with Screw Expanders Power cycles Politecnico di Milano Italy
Sultan, Umair U. Sultan, P. Hao, B. Shi, G. Xiao Technological Investigation of Losses in Solar Stirling Engines General topics in CSP Zhejiang University China
Jung, Christian C. Jung, J. Dersch, A. Nietsch, M. Senholdt Technological Perspectives of Silicon Heat Transfer Fluids for CSP Heat transfer fluids German Aerospace Center (DLR) Germany
Cui, Wujun W. Cui, C. Ma, Q. Meng, Y. Wu Temperature Distribution and Heat Loss Experiments Study of Low Melting Point Molten Salt Heat Storage Tank Thermal/thermochemical energy storage Environment and Energy Engineering College, Beijing University of Technology China
Kretschmann, Johannes J. Kretschmann, R. Alisch, M. El Labani, C. Heidecker, C. Mayr, J. Sanchez Tendering Principles and Potential for CSP Hybrid Power Plants CSP systems Fichtner GmbH & Co.KG Germany
Feng, Chaoqing C. Feng, H. Zheng, x. ma Theoretical Performance of a Cylindrical Compound Fresnel Solar Concentrator Solar collectors Institute of Thermal Engineering China
Frantz, Cathy C. Frantz Thermal Analysis of a Multi Effect Distillation Plant Powered by a Solar Tower plant Water desalination and detoxification Solar Tower Technologies AG Germany
Guadamud Anchundia, Erick Alejandro E.A. Guadamud Anchundia Thermal Analysis of a Receiver for Linear Fresnel Reflectors Thermal receivers Heat and Mass Tranfer Technological Center (CTTC) Polytechnic University of Catalonia Spain
Hoste, Graeme G. Hoste, N. Schuknecht Thermal Efficiency Analysis of SkyFuel’s Advanced, Large-aperture Parabolic Trough Collector Solar collectors SkyFuel United States
Sau, Salvatore S. Sau, M. Agostini, N. Corsaro, A. Giaconia, P. Tarquini, A.C. Tizzoni, E. Veca Thermal Fluid for Integrated CSP Storage System: Thermo-physical, Stability and Compatibility Study on a Molten Nitrates Binary Mixture Thermal/thermochemical energy storage ENEA Italy
Zhang, Li L. Zhang Thermal Performance of a Molten Salt Cavity Receiver Thermal receivers State Key Laboratory of Multiphase Flow in Power Engineering, Xi’an Jiaotong University China
Wang, Yinfeng Y. Wang, H. Chen, Y. Qian, J. Xu, L. Yang, Y. Zhu Thermal Performance of a Novel Single-Pass All Glasses Parabolic Trough Receiver Solar collectors Nanjing Tech University China
Xu, Li L. Xu, F. Sun, Z. Wang, G. Yuan, X. Zhang Thermal Performance of Parabolic Trough Solar Collectors Under the Condition of Dramatically Varying DNI Solar collectors Institute of Electrical Engineering, Chinese Academy of Sciences China
Fernández Díaz, Angel G. A.G. Fernández Díaz Thermal Stability of Solar Salts from North of Chile and Variations of their Properties over Time at High Temperature Heat transfer fluids Antofagasta University Chile
Lei, Dongqiang D. Lei Thermal Stress Analysis of Parabolic Trough Receivers with Concentrated Solar Irradiation Thermal receivers Institute of Electrical Engineering, Chinese Academy of Sciences China
Lorentzou, Souzana S. Lorentzou Thermochemical Redox Cycles Over Ce-based Oxides Solar fuels APTL/CPERI/CERTH Greece
Aichmayer, Lukas L. Aichmayer, B. Laumert, J. Spelling Thermoeconomic Analysis of a Solar Dish Micro Gas-Turbine Combined Cycle Power Plant Power cycles KTH Royal Institute of Technology Sweden
Pizzolato, Alberto A. Pizzolato Thermo-economic Optimization of Single Storage Tank CSP Plants CSP systems Politecnico di Torino Italy
Faik, Abdessamad A. Faik, B. D’Aguanno, A. Gil, I. Ortega, J. Rodríguez Thermo-physical Properties of a Steel-making By-product to be Used as Thermal Energy Storage Material in a Packed-bed System Thermal/thermochemical energy storage CICenergigune Spain
Rodat, Sylvain S. Rodat, N. Dupassieux The Third Life of CSP: Solar High Temperature Processes Solar fuels CEA-LSHT France
Moghimi, Mohammad M. Moghimi, K. Craig, J. Meyer Three-dimensional CFD Modeling of a Trapezoidal Cavity Receiver of a Linear Fresnel Reflector Thermal receivers University of Pretoria South Africa
Wang, Yanjuan Y. Wang A Three-dimensional Simulation of a Mid-and-low Temperature Solar Receiver/Reactor for Methanol Decomposition Thermal receivers Institute of Engineering Thermophysics, Chinese Academy of Sciences China
Sallaberry, Fabienne F. Sallaberry, A. García de Jalón, A. López Delgado, M.A. Mazo, A. Tamayo, A.J. Vázquez, F. Zaversky Towards Standard Testing Materials for High Temperature Solar Receivers Thermal receivers CENER (National Renewable Energy Center) Spain
Zavodny, Maximilian M. Zavodny, R. Huibregtse, A. Sonn Tower-based CSP Artificial Light Calibration System CSP systems eSolar, Inc. United States
Relloso, Sergio S. Relloso, E. Garcia Tower Technology Cost Reduction Approach After Gemasolar Experience Commercial and demonstration projects SENER Ingenieria y Sistemas S.A. Spain
Zhang, TieJun T. Zhang, A. Almasabi, A. Alobaidli Transient Characterization and Energy Harvesting of Multiple Parabolic Trough Solar Collector Loops in a 100 MW CSP Plant Solar collectors Masdar Institute of Science and Technology United Arab Emirates
Caron, Simon S. Caron, J. Pernpeintner, M. Röger Transient Infrared Thermography Heat Loss Measurements on Parabolic Trough Receivers Under Laboratory Conditions Thermal receivers German Aerospace Center (DLR) Spain
Feldhoff, Jan Fabian J.F. Feldhoff, T. Hirsch, R. Pitz-Paal, L. Valenzuela Transient Models and Characteristics of Once-through Line Focus Systems Heat transfer fluids German Aerospace Center (DLR) Germany
Terdalkar, Rahul R. Terdalkar, M.M. Clark, D. Doupis, A. Joshi Transient Simulation of High Temperature High Pressure Solar Tower Receiver CSP systems Alstom Power United States
Turner, Peter P. Turner A Tubed, Volumetric Cavity Receiver Concept for High Efficiency, Low-cost Modular Molten Salt Solar Towers Thermal receivers Cranfield University United Kingdom
Lopez, Antonio A. Lopez, J.M. Barea Garcia, L. Crespo, A. Kumar, M. Silva-Pérez Two New Commercial CSP Plants in India. A Step Forward to Innovative Solutions in the Country Commercial and demonstration projects Asian Development Bank Philippines
Cebecauer, Tomas T. Cebecauer, M. Suri Uncertainty of Satellite-derived DNI Data in Arid Regions from the Global Perspective Solar resource assessment GeoModel Solar Slovakia
Rodat, Sylvain S. Rodat, A. Bruch, N. Dupassieux, N. El Mourchid Unique Fresnel demonstrator including ORC and thermocline direct thermal storage: operating experience Commercial and demonstration projects CEA-LSHT France
Schlipf, Dominik D. Schlipf, H. Maier, P. Schicktanz, G. Schneider Using Sand and Other Small Grained Materials as Heat Storage Medium in a Packed Bed HTTESS Thermal/thermochemical energy storage enolcon gmbh Germany
Paetzold, Joachim J. Paetzold, S. Cochard, D.F. Fletcher, A. Vassallo Wind Engineering Analysis of Parabolic Trough Collectors to Optimise Wind Loads and Heat Loss Solar collectors The University of Sydney Australia
Lancereau, Quentin Q. Lancereau, M. Benmarraze, D. Itskhokine, Q. Rabut Wind Loads on Linear Fresnel Reflectors’ Technology: A Numerical Study Solar collectors Solar Euromed France
Gong, Bo B. Gong Wind Tunnel Studies of Wind Fences for Reduction of Wind Flow and Wind Loads on Heliostats Solar collectors Institute of Electrical Engineering, Chinese Academy of Sciences China