All Research Papers – SolarPACES Conference 2015

Author All Authors Id Title Topic Organization Country
Martins, Matthieu M. Martins 36329 1 MWh-Concrete Based Thermal Energy Storage System Testing at the Masdar Institute Solar Platform Thermal/thermochemical energy storage Masdar Institute of Science and Technology United Arab Emirates
McNaughton, Robbie R. McNaughton 35980 300 kWt Solar Thermal Supercritical Steam Receiver Thermal receivers CSIRO Australia
Demagh, Yassine Y. Demagh, L. Bordja, Y. Kabar, S. Noui 26557 The 3D Heat Flux Density Distribution on a Novel Parabolic Trough Wavy Absorber CSP systems Université de Jijel Algeria
Boubault, Antoine A. Boubault 39112 A 7.2 kW Solar Simulator for Accelerated Testing of Absorber Materials Reliability and service life prediction Sandia National Laboratories United States
Montero, Cristina C. Montero, P. Llorente, J. Martinez, R. Navio Gilaberte 36021 Abengoa’s Molten Salt Tower Technology Latest Developments CSP systems Abengoa Spain
Babiniec, Sean S. Babiniec, A. Ambrosini, E. Coker, J. Miller 39152 ABO3 (A = La, Ba, Sr, K; B = Co, Mn, Fe) Perovskites for Thermochemical Energy Storage Thermal/thermochemical energy storage Sandia National Laboratories United States
Antonaia, Alessandro A. Antonaia, M.L. Addonizio, A. Castaldo, A. D’Angelo, S. Esposito, M. Ferrara, A. Guglielmo, A. Maccari 34785 Accelerated Aging Tests on ENEA-ASE Solar Coating for Receiver Tube Suitable to Operate Up to 550 °C Thermal receivers ENEA-Portici Research Center Italy
Muller, Grant G. Muller, M. Mutschler 36739 Accelerating CSP with Storage in Namibia – Brave or Impossible General topics in CSP NamPower Namibia
Benmarraze, Simon S. Benmarraze 38508 Accelerating the Uptake of Renewables in Islands : Case Study of the Grid Connection of an Innovative Solar Thermal Plant with Thermal Storage in Corsica, France Grid integration SOLAREUROMED France
Zipf, Verena V. Zipf, A. Neuhäuser, D. Willert 26824 Active Latent Heat Storage with a Screw Heat Exchanger – Experimental Results for Heat Transfer and Concept for High Pressure Steam Thermal/thermochemical energy storage Fraunhofer ISE Germany
Garcia-Barberena, Javier J. Garcia-Barberena, N. Ubani 34999 Adjustment and Validation of a Simulation Tool for CSP Plants Based on Parabolic Trough Technology General topics in CSP CENER Spain
Bogdanov, Dimitar D. Bogdanov, H. Zlatanov 38891 Advanced Structural Optimization of a Heliostat with Cantilever Arms Commercial and demonstration projects Technical University – Sofia Bulgaria
Elias, Thierry T. Elias, C. Bourdil, E. Cuevas-Agulló, L. Dubus, P. Formenti, D. Ramon, T. Zaidouni 36868 Aerosols Attenuating the Solar Radiation Collected by Solar Tower Plants: The Horizontal Pathway at Surface Level Solar resource assessment HYGEOS France
Ferretti, Fabio F. Ferretti, V. Aga, E. Boschek, E. Conte, A. Ehrsam 26322 Alstom’s Integrated Optimization Methodology of Tower Based Molten Salt CSP-PV Hybrid Plants CSP systems Alstom Renewable Switzerland Switzerland
Chen, Chen C. Chen, H. Aryafar, A. Lavine, K. Lovegrove, G. Warrier 35635 Ammonia Synthesis for Producing Supercritical Steam in the Context of Solar Thermochemical Energy Storage Thermal/thermochemical energy storage Univ. of California, Los Angeles United States
Feldhoff, Jan Fabian J.F. Feldhoff, T. Hirsch, R. Pitz-Paal, L. Valenzuela 33836 Analysis and Potential of Once-through Steam Generators in Line Focus Systems – Final Results of the DUKE Project Commercial and demonstration projects DLR Germany
Seubert, Bernhard B. Seubert, T. Fluri, W. Gaggioli, L. Rinaldi, E. Rivas, E. Rojas 33793 Analysis of a Helical Coil Once-Through Molten Salt Steam Generator: Experimental Results and Heat Transfer Evaluation CSP systems Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems Germany
Otieno, George A. G.A. Otieno, A. Loosen 37657 An Analysis of Key Environmental and Social Risks in the Development of Concentrated Solar Power Projects General topics in CSP Carl Von Ossietzky Universität Germany
Deng, Lin L. Deng 26177 Analytical Study of Seismic Effects of a Solar Receiver Mounted on Concrete Towers with Different Fundamental Periods Thermal receivers Alstom Renewable Steam Plants United States
van der Merwe, Carel C. van der Merwe 37437 Annular Solar Tube Receiver Using a Non-uniform Porous Medium – Experimental Data Solar collectors University of Stellenbosch South Africa
Ramírez, Lourdes L. Ramírez, M. Blanco, M. González, J. Usaola, J.M. Vindel 38149 Appling Moving Blocks Bootstrap for the Creation of Multi-Year Time Series for STE Simulation Solar resource assessment CIEMAT Spain
Bichotte, Maxime M. Bichotte, L. Dubost, H. Glenat, D. Itskhokine, A. Le Gal, T. Pouit, A. Soum-Glaude 35396 Arc Deposited TiAlN Selective Absorber for High Temperature CSP Applications Thermal receivers HEF-IREIS France
Maccari, Augusto A. Maccari, S. Donnola, F. Matino, S. Tamano 38784 Archimede Solar Energy Molten Salt Parabolic Trough Demo Plant: Improvements and Second Year of Operation Commercial and demonstration projects Archimede Solar Energy Italy
Starke, Allan Ricardo A.R. Starke, J.M. Cardemil, S. Colle, R. Escobar 45522 Assessing the Performance of Hybrid CSP+PV Plants in Northern Chile Measurements and control Federal University of Santa Catarina Brazil
Schwarzbözl, Peter P. Schwarzbözl, A. Macke, A. Rong, J. Säck, S. Ulmer 35429 An Automated Model-Based Aim Point Distribution System for Solar Towers Solar collectors DLR-German Aerospace Center Germany
Bennouna, El Ghali E.G. Bennouna, H. Frej, A. Mimet 38299 Benefits of Production Extension and Shifting with Thermal Storage for a 1MW CSP-ORC Plant in Morocco Thermal/thermochemical energy storage IRESEN Morocco
Dreijer, Janto J. Dreijer 37367 Binary Pattern Deflectometry for Facet Characterization Measurements and control Stellenbosch University South Africa
Hess, Stefan S. Hess 39087 Booster Reflectors for Stationary Solar Thermal Collectors Solar collectors Stellenbosch University South Africa
Melsert, Ryan R. Melsert 39165 Calcium-Based Thermochemical Energy Storage System for Use with High-Temperature Concentrating Solar Power Facilities Thermal/thermochemical energy storage Southern Research United States
Badenhorst, Heinrich H. Badenhorst 37395 Carbon Foams and Carbon Black as Collectors for Concentrated Solar Energy Solar collectors University of Pretoria South Africa
Marsberg, Justin J. Marsberg 37839 Central Solar Receiver Simulation of Complex Geometries Using Ray Tracing Methods Solar collectors University of Pretoria South Africa
Roldán, Maria Isabel M.I. Roldán, J. Fernández-Reche 26185 CFD Analysis of Supercritical CO2 Used as HTF in a Solar Tower Receiver Thermal receivers Plataforma Solar de Almería-CIEMAT Spain
Kang, Yong-Heack Y. Kang, W. Jeon, H. Kim, C. Yun 34103 CFD Analysis on Wind Load Over a CSP Plant General topics in CSP Korea Institute of Energy Research South Korea
Rungasamy, Ansuya A. Rungasamy, K. Craig, J. Meyer 34342 CFD Modeling and Optical Optimization of an Etendue Conserving Compact Linear Collector Field Solar collectors University of Pretoria South Africa
Garcia-Barberena, Javier J. Garcia-Barberena, N. Lopez 26782 CFD Simulation of Natural Convection in a CSP Tower Cavity Receiver Thermal receivers CENER Spain
Hinkley, Jim J. Hinkley, R. McNaughton, J. Pye, W. Saw, E. Stechel 36146 The Challenges and Opportunities for Integration of Solar Syngas Production with Liquid Fuel Synthesis Solar fuels CSIRO Australia
Diago, Miguel M. Diago, N. Calvet, A. Crespo Iniesta, T. Delclos, T. Shamim, A. Soum-Glaude 34972 Characterization of Desert Sand as a Sensible Thermal Energy Storage Medium Thermal/thermochemical energy storage Masdar Institute of Science and Technology United Arab Emirates
Kumar, Rohitash R. Kumar, A. Dixit, S. Vyas 35840 Charging Studies of Heat Packs Using Parabolic Dish Solar Energy Concentrator for Extreme Conditions Thermal/thermochemical energy storage Defence Laboratory Jodhpur India
Chauvin, Rémi R. Chauvin, S. Grieu, J. Nou, S. Thil 35092 Cloud Motion Estimation Using a Sky Imager Solar resource assessment PROMES-CNRS France
Fernández-Peruchena, Carlos M C.M. Fernández-Peruchena, J. García-Barberena, M. Gastón, V. Guisado 36894 A Clustering Approach for the Analysis of Solar Energy Yields: A Case Study for Concentrating Solar Thermal Power Plants CSP systems National Renewable energy Centre (CENER) Spain
Pagkoura, Chrysoula C. Pagkoura, E. Halevas, G. Karagiannakis, A.G. Konstandopoulos 26636 Co3O4-Based Honeycombs as Compact Redox Reactors/Heat Exchangers for Thermochemical Storage in the Next Generation CSP Plants Thermal/thermochemical energy storage APTL/CPERI/CERTH Greece
Gokon, Nobuyuki N. Gokon, T. Kodama, T. Shimizu, T. Tanabe 35775 Cold Test with a Benchtop Set-up for Fluidized Bed Reactor Using Quartz Sand to Simulate Gasification of Coal Cokes by Concentrated Solar Radiation Solar fuels Niigata University Japan
Kiatpanya, Pairoj P. Kiatpanya, P. Armstrong, H. Javed, A. Khusanov, V. Kumar 38571 Combined Cycle with Intermediate Thermal Energy Storage (CITES) Power cycles Masdar Institute of Science and Technology United Arab Emirates
Zipf, Verena V. Zipf, A. Neuhäuser 26844 Combined Solar Heat and Power System with a Latent Heat Storage – System Simulations for an Economic Assessment CSP systems Fraunhofer ISE Germany
Platzer, Werner W. Platzer 38127 Combined Solar Thermal and Photovoltaic Power Plants – an Approach to 24h Solar Electricity? CSP systems Fraunhofer ISE Germany
Craig, Kenneth K. Craig, J. Marsberg, J. Meyer 37706 Combining Ray Tracing and CFD in the Thermal Analysis of a Parabolic Dish Tubular Cavity Receiver Thermal receivers University of Pretoria South Africa
Davis, Dominic D. Davis, A. Chinnici, J. Kim, A. Kumar, G. Nathan, W. Saw 36446 Comparative Analysis of the Reactor Characteristics of Alternative Solid Particle Solar Receivers Thermal receivers School of Mechanical Engineering, The University of Adelaide Australia
Jorgenson, Jennie J. Jorgenson, P. Denholm, M. Mehos 39028 Comparing the Net Cost of CSP-TES to PV Deployed with Battery Storage Grid integration National Renewable Energy Laboratory United States
Trent, Maxwell M. Trent, R. Bradshaw, S. Goods 35711 Comparison of Corrosion Performance of Grade 316 and Grade 347H Stainless Steels in Molten Nitrate Salt General topics in CSP Alstom USA United States
Naamane, Sanae S. Naamane, C. Delord, M. Karim 26476 Comparison of Glass Mirrors and Silvered Polymer Mirrors Under Simulated Erosion Tests Reliability and service life prediction MAScIR Morocco
Hakkarainen, Elina E. Hakkarainen, J. Paldanius, M. Tuononen, M. Tähtinen 36388 Comparison of Measured and Simulated Irradiation Data in Dynamic Process Simulations Measurements and control VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland Finland
Fontani, Daniela D. Fontani, F. Francini, D. Jafrancesco, P. Sansoni 26067 Comparison of Two Secondary Optics for a Fresnel Mirror Measurements and control CNR – INO Italy
Fasquelle, Thomas T. Fasquelle, Q. Falcoz, G. Flamant, P. Neveu, J. Walker 33856 Compatibility Tests between Jarytherm® DBT Synthetic Oil and Solid Materials from Wastes Heat transfer fluids Promes Laboratory France
Srinivasan, Vinod V. Srinivasan, A. Dash, P. Dutta 35931 Computational and Semi-Empirical Approach for Analysis of a Scroll Expander for Small Scale Organic Rankine Cycles Power cycles Indian Institute of Science India
Tomaschek, Jan J. Tomaschek, U. Fahl, T. Haasz 33804 Concentrated Solar Power Generation: Firm and Dispatchable Capacity for Brazil’s Solar Future? Policy and markets Institute for energy economics and the rational use of energy – University of Stuttgart Germany
Tetreault-Friend, Melanie M. Tetreault-Friend, E. Baglietto, A. Gil Pujol, T. McKrell, A. Slocum 39426 Concentrated Solar Power on Demand: CFD Modeling for Design and Optimization Thermal receivers Massachusetts Institute of Technology United States
Gil Pujol, Antoni A. Gil Pujol, N. Calvet, D.S. Codd, A.H. Slocum, D. Trumper, L. Zhou 38766 Concentrated Solar Power on Demand Demonstration: Construction and Operation of a 25 kW Prototype Thermal/thermochemical energy storage Massachusetts Institute of Technology United States
Siefert, John A. J.A. Siefert, C. Libby, J. Shingledecker 42872 Concentrating Solar Power (CSP) Power Cycle Improvements through Application of Advanced Materials CSP systems Electric Power Research Institute United States
Shultz, Abraham A. Shultz 39317 Concentrating Solar Thermal Desalination Water desalination and detoxification US Department of Energy United States
Schwaiger, Karl K. Schwaiger, M. Haemmerle, M. Haider, M. Obermaier, P. Steiner 37974 Concept of a Utility Scale Dispatch Able Solar Thermal Electricity Plant with an Indirect Particle Receiver in a Single Tower Layout Power cycles Vienna University of Technology , Insitute for Energy Systems and Thermodynamics Austria
Valenzuela Rubia, Salvador S. Valenzuela Rubia, J.S. Magee, P. Marcotte, D. Martín Casero, M. Schramm, H. Yildiz 39190 Construction and Thermal Efficiency Test of 145m and 165m SpaceTube® Large-Aperture Parabolic Trough Collector Prototypes Solar collectors Abengoa Research Spain
Sansom, Christopher C. Sansom, H. Almond, A. Fernández-García, P. King, F. Sutter 30489 Contact Cleaning of Polymer Film Solar Reflectors Solar collectors Cranfield University United Kingdom
Roca, Lidia L. Roca, J. Bonilla, P. Palenzuela, M.M. Rodríguez-García, L. Valenzuela, A. de la Calle 36010 Control Strategies in a Thermal Oil – Molten Salt Heat Exchanger Measurements and control PSA-CIEMAT Spain
Wette, Johannes J. Wette, A. Fernández-García, F. Sutter 33763 Correlating Outdoor Exposure with Accelerated Aging Tests for Aluminum Solar Reflectors Reliability and service life prediction German Aerospace Center Spain
Papanicolas, Costas C. Papanicolas, A.M. Bonanos, M.C. Georgiou, E. Guillen, N. Jarraud, C. Marakkos, A. Montenon, E. Stiliaris, E. Tsioli, G. Tzamtzis, E.V. Votyakov 34511 CSP Cogeneration of Electricity and Desalinated Water at the Pentakomo Field Facility Commercial and demonstration projects The Cyprus Institute Cyprus
Gauché, Paul P. Gauché, A. Brent, J. Rudman, T. von Backstrom 38154 CSP Opportunity and Challenges in a National System: The WWF Renewable Vision for a 2030 South African Electricity Mix Grid integration Stellenbosch University South Africa
Pidaparthi, Arvind Sastry A.S. Pidaparthi, E.P. Dall, F. Dinter, J. Hoffmann 35255 CSP Parabolic Trough and Power Tower Performance Analysis through the Southern African Universities Radiometric Network (SAURAN) Data Solar resource assessment Stellenbosch University South Africa
Russo, Valeria V. Russo, T. Crescenzi, D. Mazzei 36676 A CSP Plant for Electrical Generation in Burkina Faso: Feasibility Study Solar collectors ENEA Italy
Kern, Jürgen J. Kern, T. Fichter, D. Hess, M. Moser, F. Trieb 38731 CSP-Potential and Development in BICS Countries: Lighthouses and Gateways to Continents General topics in CSP DLR – German Aerospace Center Germany
Silinga, Cebo C. Silinga, P. Gauché, W. van Niekerk 37258 CSP Scenarios in South Africa: Benefits of CSP and the Lessons Learned CSP systems Stellenbosch University South Africa
Mutschler, Margaret M. Mutschler, G.H. Muller 35504 CSP with Storage in Namibia: Unaffordable or Vital? General topics in CSP NamPower Namibia
Benmarraze, Simon S. Benmarraze 38478 Delivering Cost-Effective & Innovative Linear Fresnel CSP Technology : Experimental Thermal Analysis of a Linear Fresnel Receiver Cavity Using a Single-Tube Air-Stable Absorber Thermal receivers SOLAREUROMED France
Koepf, Erik E. Koepf, A. Meier, W. Villasmil 26104 Demonstration of a 100-kWth High-Temperature Solar Thermochemical Reactor Pilot Plant for ZnO Dissociation Solar fuels The Paul Scherrer Institute Switzerland
Zhang, Cheng C. Zhang, S. Huang, Y. Zhang 26388 Design and Comparison of Solar Thermal Oilfield Steam Production System Plans CSP systems Huazhong University of Science and Technology China
Ermanoski, Ivan I. Ermanoski, S. Brendelberger, J. Grobbel, J. Lapp, A. McDaniel, M. Roeb, C. Sattler, N. Siegel, A. Singh, J. Whaley 38919 Design and Construction of a Cascading Pressure Reactor Prototype for Solar-Thermochemical Hydrogen Production Solar fuels Sandia National Laboratories United States
Haueter, Philipp P. Haueter, T. Coper, P. Furler, A. Steinfeld 33944 Design and Experimental Demonstration of a Novel Optical Valve for the Simultaneous Operation of Multiple High-Temperature Solar Reactors for Splitting H2O and CO2 Solar fuels ETH Switzerland
Garcia, Pierre P. Garcia, N. El Mourchid, M. Olcese, V. Vuillerme 34924 Design and Modelling of an Innovative Three-Stage Thermal Storage System for Direct Steam Generation CSP Plants Thermal/thermochemical energy storage CEA-LITEN France
Falcoz, Quentin Q. Falcoz 34263 Design and Optimization of a High-Temperature Receiver for a Cascade Solar Energy System Thermal receivers UPVD PROMES-CNRS France
Carrillo, Alfonso J. A.J. Carrillo, J.M. Coronado, P. Pizarro, D.P. Serrano 26758 Design of Efficient Mn-based Redox Materials for Thermochemical Heat Storage at High Temperatures Thermal/thermochemical energy storage IMDEA Energy Spain
Christian, Joshua J. Christian, C. Ho 39077 Design Requirements, Challenges, and Solutions for High-Temperature Falling Particle Receivers Thermal receivers Sandia National Laboratories United States
Seitz, Markus M. Seitz, S. Hübner, M. Johnson 37594 Detailed Partial Load Investigation of a Thermal Energy Storage Concept for Solar Thermal Power Plants with Direct Steam Generation Thermal/thermochemical energy storage German Aerospace Center (DLR) Germany
Garrido, Jorge J. Garrido, B. Laumert, M. Nilsson, W. Wang 37779 A Detailed Radiation Heat Transfer Study of a Dish-Stirling Receiver: the Impact of Cavity Wall Radiation Properties and Cavity Shapes Thermal receivers KTH Royal Institute of Technology Sweden
Sakellariou, Kyriaki G. K.G. Sakellariou, W. Arlt, D. Baciu, G. Charalambopoulou, G. Karagiannakis, A.G. Konstandopoulos, T. Steriotis, A. Stubos, N.I. Tsongidis 26626 Development and Evaluation of Materials for Thermochemical Heat Storage Based on the CaO/CaCO3 Reaction Couple Thermal/thermochemical energy storage APTL/CPERI/CERTH Greece
Schorn, Christian C. Schorn, A. Anthrakidis, U. Herrmann, K. Schwarzer, P. Wedding, F. Weis 26493 Development and Testing of a Novel Method for the Determination of the Efficiency of Concentrating Solar Thermal Collectors Solar collectors Solar-Institut Jülich of Aachen University of Applied Sciences Germany
Giaconia, Alberto A. Giaconia, J. Adler, M.C. Annesini, H. Balzer, D. Boettge, G. Caputo, G. Iaquaniello, A. Lemonidou, G. Monteleone, B. Morico, M.A. Murmura, V. Palma, A. Salladini, K. Shabtai, M. Sheintuch, L. Turchetti, S. Voutetakis, M. den Exter 34894 Development, Demonstration and Evaluation of a Membrane Reactor for Solar Steam Reforming Using Molten Salts as Heat Transfer Fluid Solar fuels ENEA Italy
Kim, Hong Soo H.S. Kim, S. Kim, Y.I. Kim, J.K. Kim 37051 Development of 5-Component Nitrate Salt for Thermal Energy Storage Thermal/thermochemical energy storage Korea Institute of Energy Research South Korea
Pye, John J. Pye, E. Abbasi, C. Asselineau, G. Burgess, J. Coventry, G. Hughes, W. Logie, F. Venn, J. Zapata 37787 Development of a Higher-Efficiency Tubular Cavity Receiver for Direct Steam Generation on a Dish Concentrator Thermal receivers Australian National University Australia
Schmidt, Matthias M. Schmidt, F. Giger, M. Gollsch, M. Grün, M. Linder 26294 Development of a Moving Bed Pilot Plant for Thermochemical Energy Storage with CaO/Ca(OH)2 Thermal/thermochemical energy storage German Aerospace Center – DLR e.V. – Institute of Engineering Thermodynamics Germany
Dixit, Ambesh A. Dixit, L. Chandra, R. Kumar, A.K. Saha, B. Usmani 37583 Development of Fe3O4 Based Black Iron Solar Selective Coatings for Solar Absorber Applications Solar collectors Indian Institute of Technology Jodhpur India
Boura, Cristiano Teixeira C.T. Boura, U. Herrmann, B. Hoffschmidt, J. McLeod, S. Niederwestberg 36827 Development of Heat Exchanger for High Temperature Energy Storage with Bulk Materials Thermal/thermochemical energy storage Solar-Institut Jülich Germany
Braillon, Julien J. Braillon, C. Delord, O. Raccurt, A. Stollo 35025 Development of Optical Tool for the Characterization of Selective Solar Absorber Tubes Measurements and control French Alternative Energies and Atomic Energy Commission France
Giraud, Philemon P. Giraud, J. Braillon, C. Delord, O. Raccurt 35047 Development of Optical Tools for the Characterization of Selective Solar Absorber at Elevated Temperature Measurements and control French Alternative Energies and Atomic Energy Commission France
Yuasa, Minoru M. Yuasa, K. Hino, M. Sonoda 33724 Development of Steady-State Model for MSPT and Detailed Analyses of Receiver Commercial and demonstration projects Chiyoda corporation Japan
Bell, Stuart S. Bell, T. Steinberg, G. Will 33711 Development of Testing Systems for Corrosion in Molten Salts Thermal/thermochemical energy storage QUT Australia
Coventry, Joe J. Coventry, M. Arjomandi, J. Barry, M. Blanco, G. Burgess, J. Campbell, P. Connor, M. Emes, P. Fairman, D. Farrant, F. Ghanadi, V. Grigoriev, C. Hall, P. Koltun, D. Lewis, S. Martin, G. Nathan, J. Pye, A. Qiu, W. Stuart, Y. Tang, F. Venn, J. Yu 35922 Development of the ASTRI Heliostat Solar collectors Australian National University Australia
Cavaco, Afonso A. Cavaco, P. Canhoto, M. Collares Pereira, M. João Costa 34421 DNI Measurements in the South of Portugal: Long Term Results through Direct Comparison with Global and Diffuse Radiation Measurements and Existing Time Series Solar resource assessment IPES – Portuguese Solar Energy Institute Portugal
Hakkarainen, Elina E. Hakkarainen, M. Tähtinen 26605 Dynamic Modelling and Simulation of Linear Fresnel Solar Field Model based on Molten Salt Heat Transfer Fluid CSP systems VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland Finland
Pérez Trujillo, Francisco Javier F.J. Pérez Trujillo, V. Encinas Sánchez, G. García Martín, M.I. Lasante, T. de Miguel 37535 Effect of NaOH Addition on a Ternary Carbonate Salt to Be Used as Storage Medium for CSP Plants Thermal/thermochemical energy storage Complutense University of Madrid Spain
Al Qaydi, Muna M. Al Qaydi, S. AlMheiri, N. Calvet, T. Delclos, T. McKrell 38627 Effect of Sand and Moisture on Molten Salt Properties for Open Direct Absorption Solar Receiver/Storage System Thermal/thermochemical energy storage Masdar Institute of Science and Technology United Arab Emirates
Gaggioli, Walter W. Gaggioli, P. Di Ascenzi, F. Fabrizi, L. Rinaldi, P. Tarquini 33914 Effects Assessment of 10 Functioning Years on the Main Components of the Molten Salt PCS Experimental Facility of ENEA CSP systems ENEA – Casaccia Italy
Homann, Christiaan C. Homann, J. Van der Spuy, T. von Backström 34965 The Effects of Solarization on the Performance of a Gas Turbine General topics in CSP STERG, Stellenbosch University South Africa
Uhlig, Ralf R. Uhlig, C. Frantz, A. Fritsch 38322 Effects of Vertically Ribbed Surface Roughness on the Forced Convective Heat Losses in Central Receiver Systems Thermal receivers DLR / Institute of Solar Research Germany
Stadler, Hannes H. Stadler, B. Hoffschmidt, D. Maldonado, A. Tiddens 36087 Efficiency Improvement of Open Volumetric Receivers by Increase of the Air Return Ratio Thermal receivers DLR Germany
Funken, Karl-Heinz K. Funken, F. Göhring, T. Hartz, B. Hoffschmidt 38860 Emerging DLR’s Juelich Site as a Solar Campus fpr Applied Solar Technology Commercial and demonstration projects DLR, Institute of Solar Research Germany
Horta, Pedro P. Horta, M. Collares-Pereira, T. Osório 33875 Energy Cost Based Design Optimization Method for Medium Temperature CPC Collectors Solar collectors University of Évora – ST Renewable Energies Chair Portugal
Schüler, David D. Schüler, G. Abdellatif, R. Affolter, A. Al-Salaymeh, A. Allah Guizani, M. Balghouthi, P. Blanc, F. Chellali, D. Draou, J. Dubranna, N. Geuder, A. Khalil, O. M. K. Sabry, A. Mezrhab, C. Prahl, M. Röger, M. Schroedter-Homscheidt, S. Wilbert, F. Wolfertstetter, N. Yassaa 37539 The enerMENA Meteorological Network – Solar Radiation Measurements in the MENA Region Solar resource assessment German Aerospace Center (DLR) Spain
Effing, Jochem J. Effing, B. Esser, R. Wingensiefen 38697 Environmental Friendly High Protective Coatings for Solar Mirrors General topics in CSP Valspar Industries GmbH Germany
Zheng, Xiao X. Zheng, K. Schreve, W. Smit 37402 Error Model of Heliostat Calibration Measurements and control Stellenbosch University South Africa
Horta, Pedro P. Horta, M. Collares-Pereira, J. Marchã, T. Osório 33888 ESCTP: Évora Solar Concentrators Testing Platform Measurements and control University of Évora – ST Renewable Energies Chair Portugal
Lunz, Benedikt B. Lunz, R. Pitz-Paal, D.U. Sauer, P. Stoecker 35130 Evaluating the Value of Concentrated Solar Power in Electricity Systems with Fluctuating Energy Sources General topics in CSP Institute for Power Electronics and Electrical Drives (ISEA), RWTH Aachen University Germany
Ramorakane, Relebohile R. Ramorakane, F. Dinter 38844 Evaluation of Parasitic Consumption for a CSP Plant CSP systems University of Stellenbosch South Africa
Mustafa, Ibrahim I. Mustafa, S. Almheiri, N. Calvet, T. Delclos 38931 Evaluation of Sulfur as Thermal Energy Storage Medium Thermal/thermochemical energy storage Masdar Institute of Science and Technology United Arab Emirates
Delgado, Álaro Á. Delgado, E. Blesa, C. Gertig, C. Hidalgo, R. Ron 36249 Evaluation of the Improvement Potential for a Central Receiver CSP Plant Using the Linear Fresnel Technology CSP systems DNV GL Spain
Delgado, Álaro Á. Delgado, E. Blesa, C. Gertig, C. Hidalgo, A. Loza, R. Ron 36323 Evaluation of the Variability of Wind Speed at Different Heights and its Impact on the Receiver Efficiency of Central Receiver Systems Thermal receivers DNV GL Spain
Asselineau, Charles-Alexis C. Asselineau, J. Pye 35677 Exergetic Efficiency of Dish Concentrators Using Realistic Flux Distributions Solar collectors ANU – STG Australia
Villasante, Cristobal C. Villasante, M. Burisch, D. Olasolo, M. Sanchez 36502 Experimental Analysis of a Cable Based Drive System for Heliostats Solar collectors IK4-TEKNIKER Spain
Chinnici, Alfonso A. Chinnici, M. Arjomandi, Z. Lu, G.J. Nathan, Z.F. Tian 35964 Experimental and Numerical Investigation of Flow Field and Particle Deposition in a Novel Solar Expanding-Vortex Particle Reactor CSP systems Centre of Energy Technologies, School of Mechanical Engineering, The University of Adelaide Australia
Steinmann, Wolf-Dieter W. Steinmann, H. Pointner 35203 Experimental and Theoretical Assessment of an Active PCM Storage Concept Thermal/thermochemical energy storage German Aerospace Center Germany
Nakakura, Mitsuho M. Nakakura, H. Cho, N. Gokon, T. Kodama, K. Matsubara, M. Ohtake, K. Yoshida 33756 Experimental Demonstration and Numerical Model of a Point Concentration Solar Receiver Evaluation System Using a 30 kWth Sun Simulator Thermal receivers Niigata University Japan
Moore, James J. Moore, R. Grimes 37554 Experimental Design Data for a Novel Plate-Finned-Tube Air-Cooled Condenser for Concentrated Solar Power Plants General topics in CSP Stokes Institute Ireland
Aichmayer, Lukas L. Aichmayer, J. Garrido, B. Laumert, W. Wang 34816 Experimental Flux Measurement of a High-Flux Solar Simulator Using a Lambertian Target and a Thermopile Flux Sensor Measurements and control KTH Royal Institute of Technology Sweden
Crespo Iniesta, Alberto A. Crespo Iniesta, N. Calvet, M. Diago, F. Estournes, Q. Falcoz, T. Shamim 38428 Experimental Investigation of a Direct Absorption Gravity-Fed Solid Particle Receiver for Beam Sown CSP Applications Thermal receivers Masdar Institute of Science and Technology United Arab Emirates
Ortega-Fernández, Iñigo I. Ortega-Fernández, B. D’Aguanno, A. Faik, K. Mani, J. Rodríguez-Aseguinolaza 36862 Experimental Investigation of Solid By-Product as Sensible Heat Storage Material: Characterization and Corrosion Study Thermal/thermochemical energy storage CIC Energigune Spain
Rommel, Matthias M. Rommel, M. Larcher 71873 Experimental Investigation on the Accuracy of Alternative Devices to Measure DNI in Comparison to Tracking Pyrheliometers Measurements and control SPF Institute for Solar Technology Switzerland
El-Leathy, Abdelrahman A. El-Leathy, S. Abdel-Khalik, H. Al-Ansary, Z. Al-Suhaibani, S.N. Danish, E. Djajadiwinata, M. Golob, S. Jeter, R. Saeed 38651 Experimental Measurements of Thermal Properties of High-Temperature Refractory Materials Used for Thermal Energy Storage Thermal/thermochemical energy storage King Saud University Saudi Arabia
Stanley, Cameron C. Stanley, A. Mojiri, M. Rahat, G. Rosengarten 36067 Experimental Performance Evaluation of a Hybrid CST Receiver for Linear Concentrators Thermal receivers RMIT University Australia
Yu, Zhiqiang Z. Yu 34076 Experimental Research of Fluid Flow and Heat Transfer Performances in the Open-Cell Ceramic Foam Materials Thermal receivers Xi’an Jiaotong University China
El-Leathy, Abdelrahman A. El-Leathy, H. Al-Ansary, Z. Al-Suhaibani, S.N. Danish, S. Jeter 38658 Experimental Study of Compatibility of Reduced Metal Oxides with Thermal Energy Storage Lining Materials Thermal/thermochemical energy storage King Saud University Saudi Arabia
Li, Jun J. Li 34807 Experimental Study on the Anti-Freezing Performance of Tower Solar Thermal Power Generation System in Cold Region Thermal/thermochemical energy storage Institute of Electrical Engineering,Chinese Acadimy of Sciences China
Johnson, Maike M. Johnson, M. Fiß, T. Klemm 37446 Experimental Testing of Various Heat Transfer Structures in a Flat Plate Thermal Energy Storage Unit Thermal/thermochemical energy storage German Aerospace Center Germany
Domínguez-Bravo, Carmen-Ana C. Domínguez-Bravo, S. Bode, E. Carrizosa, E. Fernández-Cara, M. Frank, P. Gauché, G. Heiming, P. Richter 37136 Field Design Optimization with Triangular Heliostat Pods CSP systems Mathematics Institute of University of Seville Spain
Meyer, Adriaan A. Meyer, A. le Roux 38831 Field Experiences with the Operation of Solar Measurement Stations in Southern Africa Solar resource assessment GeoSUN Africa South Africa
Wei, Min M. Wei 39675 Fluid Flow Distribution Optimization for Minimizing the Peak Temperature of a Tubular Solar Receiver Thermal receivers Université de Nantes France
Rodriguez-Sanchez, David D. Rodriguez-Sanchez, A. Mojiri, G. Rosengarten, C. Stanley 35888 Flux Distribution of a Parabolic Trough Concentrator with a Secondary Flat Reflector Solar collectors RMIT University Australia
Benmarraze, Simon S. Benmarraze 38500 Follow-up on the 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 SOLAREUROMED France
Grigoriev, Victor V. Grigoriev, M. Blanco, C. Corsi 36017 Fourier Sampling of Sun Path for Applications in Solar Energy Solar collectors CSIRO Energy Flagship Australia
Ho, Clifford C. Ho, C. Andraka, J. Christian, J. Ortega, J. Yellowhair 38363 Fractal-Like Receiver Geometries and Features for Increased Light Trapping and Thermal Efficiency Thermal receivers Sandia National Laboratories United States
Vogel, Alexander A. Vogel, T. Fluri, B. Seubert 38109 Freeze Protection in Line-Focusing Systems: Comparison of Different Collector Types, Molten Salt Mixtures and Heat Sources CSP systems Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems Germany
Qian, Haiyang H. Qian, W. Bauver, J. Carcorze-Soto 35617 Front-to-Back Temperature Limit Development for Solar Power Tower Central Receiver Panels Reliability and service life prediction Alstom United States
Hertel, Johannes J. Hertel, H. Bornhöft, G. Helsch, C. Schenk, M. Söhn, R. Uhlig 36347 Fused Silica Windows for Solar Receiver Applications Thermal receivers Institute of Solar Research/ German Aerospace Center Germany
Grobler, Annemarie A. Grobler, P. Gauché, W. Smit 39511 Gaussian Mixture Models as Flux Prediction Method for Central Receivers General topics in CSP Sasol South Africa
Valades Pelayo, Patricio Javier P.J. Valades Pelayo, C.A. Arancibia Bulnes, H. Romero Paredes Rubio, H.I. Villafan Vidales 38973 Geometric Optimization of a Solar Cubic-Cavity Multi-Tubular Reactor Thermal receivers Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México Mexico
Jacob, Rhys R. Jacob, F. Bruno, S. Clarke, R. Raud, W. Saman, T. Steinberg, N. Trout 33689 Geopolymer Encapsulation of a Chloride Salt Phase Change Material for High Temperature Thermal Energy Storage Thermal/thermochemical energy storage Barbara Hardy Institute Australia
Mohammedi, Kamal K. Mohammedi, O. Behar, A. Khellaf, Y. Noureddine, B. Salah 39705 Greening MENA Power Plants Through Renewable Energy Integration: CSP vs PV Case Study CSP systems M`Hamed Bougerra University- Boumerdes Algeria
Das, Apurba A. Das, M. Anderson, M. Clark, W. Fiveland, B. Teigen 35725 Heat Transfer Behavior of Molten Nitrate Salt Heat transfer fluids Alstom Power Inc. United States
Burisch, Michael M. Burisch, A. Olarra, M. Sanchez, C. Villasante 36782 Heliostat Calibration Using Attached Cameras and Artificial Targets Measurements and control CENER Spain
Malan, Karel K. Malan, J. Dreijer, P. Gauché 39266 Heliostat Control System For Lowest Cost Power Tower Measurements and control Stellenbosch University South Africa
von Reeken, Finn F. von Reeken, M. Balz, T. Keck, G. Weinrebe 38007 Heliostat Cost Optimization Study General topics in CSP schlaich bergermann und partner, sbp sonne gmbh Germany
Arbes, Florian F. Arbes, G. Weinrebe, M. Woehrbach 38088 Heliostat Field Cost Reduction by ‘Slope Drive’ Optimization General topics in CSP schlaich bergermann partner, sbp sonne gmbh Germany
Grieu, Stéphane S. Grieu, R. Chauvin, J. Nou, S. Thil 34323 High Dynamic Range Imaging of the Sky for Solar Resource Assessment Solar resource assessment PROMES-CNRS France
Andraka, Charles C. Andraka, V. Baturkin, T. Moss, O. Nishchyk, V. Zaripov 26540 High Performance Felt-Metal-Wick Heat Pipe for Solar Receivers Thermal receivers Sandia National Laboratories United States
Zavattoni, Simone A. S.A. Zavattoni, M.C. Barbato, A. Pedretti, G. Zanganeh 37587 High Temperature Thermocline TES – Effect of System Pre-Charging on Thermal Stratification Thermal/thermochemical energy storage SUPSI Switzerland
Wittmann, Michael M. Wittmann, M. Arntzen, M. Balz, G. Doppelbauer, R. Ernst, L. Guerreiro, K. Riffelmann, K. Schmitz, M. Schoonbroodt, K. Schuster 37195 HPS2 – High Performance Solar 2 – Demonstration of Molten Salt in a Parabolic Trough Plant Commercial and demonstration projects DLR Germany
Feledziak, Thomas T. Feledziak, P. Bougnol, F. Siros 37419 Hybridization of a Linear Fresnel with Central Receivers Power cycles CNIM France
Heller, Lukas L. Heller, P. Gauché, J. Hoffmann 37762 The Hybrid Pressurized Air Receiver (HPAR) in the SUNDISC Cycle Thermal receivers Solar Thermal Energy Research Group South Africa
Snidvongs, Suravut S. Snidvongs 26007 Hybrid Solar Thermal Power Plant for Thailand Commercial and demonstration projects Solar Space Frame Industrial Thailand
Kuckelkorn, Thomas T. Kuckelkorn, T. Gnädig, C. Jung, C. Lang, C. Schall 37737 Hydrogen Generation in CSP Plants and Maintenance of DPO/BP Heat Transfer Fluids – A Simulation Approach Reliability and service life prediction SCHOTT Solar CSP GmbH Germany
Liberatore, Raffaele R. Liberatore, M. Lanchi, L. Turchetti 39024 Hydrogen Production by the Solar-powered Hybrid Sulfur Process: Analysis of the Integration of the CSP and Chemical Plants in Selected Scenarios Solar fuels ENEA – Italian National Agency for New Technologies, Energy and Sustainable Economic Development Italy
Taggart Pelle, Jens J. Taggart Pelle, S. Bundgaard, J. Matoricz, P. Wendelboe 39452 The Impact of Fouling Factor on ASME Standard Steam Generator Component Size and Cost CSP systems Aalborg CSP Denmark
H Lobon, David D. H Lobon 38210 Impact of Pressure Losses in Parabolic-Trough Collectors for Direct Steam Generation Solar collectors HRM, Department of Nuclear Science Canada
Gutierrez, Andrea A. Gutierrez, C. Barreneche, L.F. Cabeza, N. Calvet, A.I. Fernández, A. Gil, M. Grágeda, L. Miró, X. Py, J. Rodríguez-Aseguinolaza, S. Ushak 38239 Industrial Waste Materials and By-products as Thermal Energy Storage (TES) Materials: A Review Thermal/thermochemical energy storage University of Antofagasta Chile
Burisch, Michael M. Burisch, A. Mutuberria, D. Olasolo, C. Villasante 36871 Influence of Limited Heliostat Motion onto the Efficiency of a Solar Field Solar collectors CENER Spain
Muñoz Sánchez, Belén B. Muñoz Sánchez, A. García Romero, I. Iparraguirre Torres, J.E. Julia Bolivar, J. Nieto Maestre, J.A. Sánchez García 36848 The Influence of Mixing Water on the Thermophysical Properties of Nanofluids Based on Solar Salt and Silica Nanoparticles Thermal/thermochemical energy storage TECNALIA Spain
Faik, Abdessamad A. Faik, B. D’Aguanno, A. Floris, J. López-López, K. Mani 36788 Influence of Nanoparticles on Specific Heat Capacity Enhancement of KNO3-NaNO3 Binary Nitrate Salts System. Thermal/thermochemical energy storage CIC Energigune Spain
Bubolz, Konstantin K. Bubolz, T. Hirsch, H. Schenk 37287 Influence of Spatiotemporally Distributed Irradiance Data Input on Temperature Evolution in Parabolic Trough Solar Field Simulations CSP systems German Aerospace Center (DLR), Institute of Solar Research Germany
Poulain, Pierre P. Poulain, K. Craig, J. Meyer 36913 Influence of the Gap Size on the Wind Loading on Heliostats Solar collectors University of Pretoria South Africa
Rudman, Justine J. Rudman, K. Esler, P. Gauché 37861 Initial Review and Analysis of the Direct Environmental Impacts of CSP in the Northern Cape, South Africa General topics in CSP Stellenbosch University South Africa
Ferrière, Alain A. Ferrière, A. Perez, M. Volut, Y. Volut 33970 In-situ Measurement of Concentrated Solar Flux and Distribution at the Aperture of a Central Solar Receiver Measurements and control CNRS France
Potter, Daniel D. Potter, A. Burton 35860 An Integrated Computational Model of Optical and Heat Transfer for Analysis of Central Receiver Systems Thermal receivers CSIRO Australia
Dieckmann, Simon S. Dieckmann, M. Aboumadi, A.S. Al-Rasheed, J. Dersch, G. Krishnamoorthy, J. Krüger, D. Krüger, U. Ottenburger, Y. Pandian 36794 Integration of Solar Process Heat into an Existing Thermal Desalination Plant in Qatar Water desalination and detoxification German Aerospace Center (DLR) Germany
Moghimi, Mohammad M. Moghimi, K. Craig, J. Meyer, A. Rungasamy 25960 Introducing CFD in the Optical Simulation of Linear Fresnel Collectors Solar collectors University of Pretoria South Africa
Lock, Jaycee J. Lock, W. Smit, J. Treurnicht 34855 An Investigation Into Multi-Dimensional Prediction Models to Estimate the Pose Error of a Quadcopter in a CSP Plant Setting Measurements and control Stellenbosch University South Africa
Pennetta, Selene S. Pennetta, J. Barry, P. Borghesani, M. Cholette, Z. Guan, S. Yu 36754 An Investigation on Factors Influencing Dust Accumulation on CSP Mirrors CSP systems Queensland University of Technology Australia
Kim, Taeil T. Kim, D.M. France, D. Singh, W. Yua, W. Zhao 39688 An Investigation on the Effects of Phase Change Material on Material Components Used for High Temperature Thermal Energy Storage System
Thermal/thermochemical energy storage
von Reeken, Finn F. von Reeken, M. Balz, T. Keck, D. Nicodemo, G. Weinrebe 37987 Key Aspects of Cost Effective Collector and Solar Field Design Solar collectors schlaich bergermann und partner, sbp sonne gmbh Germany
Peterseim, Juergen J. Peterseim, U. Hellwig, P. McIntyre, L. Viscuso 36517 Large Capacity, Multi-Fuel, and High Temperature Working Fluid Heaters to Optimize CSP Plant Cost, Complexity and Annual Generation Power cycles ERK Eckrohrkessel GmbH Germany
Stollo, Alessio A. Stollo, T. Chiarappa, A. D’Angelo, A. Maccari, F. Matino 37682 LCOE Reduction for Parabolic Trough CSP: Innovative Solar Receiver with Improved Performance at Medium Temperature Thermal receivers Archimede Solar Energy S.r.l. Italy
Platzer, Werner W. Platzer, F. Dinter 39340 A Learning Curve for Solar Thermal Power General topics in CSP Fraunhofer ISE Germany
Grirate, Hind H. Grirate, R. Couturier, A. Elmchaouri, S. Molina, N. Zari 26699 Life Time Analysis of Thermal Oil Used as Heat Transfer Fluid in CSP Power Plant Heat transfer fluids MAScIR Morocco
Orosz, Matthew M. Orosz, M. Khakanyo, L. Mabea, P. Mathaha, A. Mueller, M. Ntee, J. Stephens, B.M. Taele, T. Teker, A. Tsiu 38121 Low-Cost Small Scale Parabolic Trough Collector Design for Manufacturing and Deployment in Africa Solar collectors Massachusetts Institute of Technology United States
Brakmann, Georg G. Brakmann, M. Dolejsi 27325 Lowering Solar Energy Cost by Size and Orientation of the Solar Field Solar collectors SolEngCo GmbH Germany
Armijo, Kenneth K. Armijo, R. Anderson, S. Babiniec, J. Christian, C. Ho, J. Ortega 35765 Magnetic Field Flow Phenomena in a Falling Particle Receiver Thermal receivers Sandia National Laboratories United States
Calvet, Nicolas N. Calvet, M.T. Ali, P. Armstrong, D. Belasri, B. Grange, M. Martins, V. Perez 36382 The Masdar Institute Solar Platform: A New Research Facility in the UAE for Development of CSP Components and Thermal Energy Storage Systems Commercial and demonstration projects Masdar Institute of Science and Technology United Arab Emirates
Kruizenga, Alan A. Kruizenga, C. Andraka, P. Gibbs, E. Withey 38988 Materials Compatibility in Dish-Stirling Solar Generators Using Cu-Si-Mg Eutectic for Latent Heat Storage Thermal/thermochemical energy storage Sandia National Labs United States
Alami Merrouni, Ahmed A. Alami Merrouni, A. Mezrhab, S. Wilbert, F. Wolfertstetter 38935 Measurement, Comparison and Monitoring of Specular Reflectivity Drop due to Soiling Using Three Different Reflectometers Measurements and control Mohamed first university Morocco
Guerguer, Mohamed M. Guerguer, Z. Edfouf, O. Raccurt 26524 Measurement of Salt Spray Level Exposure on Moroccan Sea Site Used for CSP Mirrors Outdoor Ageing Test Reliability and service life prediction Moroccan foundation for Advanced Scinece, Innovation and Research Morocco
Ballestrín, Jesús J. Ballestrín, J. Barbero, M.E. Carra, J. Fernández-Reche, A. Marzo, R. Monterreal 26306 Measurement of Solar Extinction in Tower Plants with Digital Cameras Measurements and control CIEMAT-PSA Spain
Chandra, Laltu L. Chandra, D. Patidar, P. Sharma, R. Shekhar, S. Tiwari 38385 Metal Processing in Solar Convective Furnace: Heat Recovery and Transfer General topics in CSP Indian Institute of Technology Jodhpur India
Raud, Ralf R. Raud, M. Cholette, J. Rector, T. Steinberg, G. Will 36262 Method for Systematic Comparison of Eutectic Salts for Latent Heat Solar Thermal Energy Storage Thermal/thermochemical energy storage Queensland University of Technology Australia
Uchida, Shigeaki S. Uchida, H. Hiraki, K. Itakura, Y. Takahashi 37212 A Method of Reducing Magnesium Oxide as a Solar Energy Fuel Production Solar fuels Osaka University Japan
Fernández-Peruchena, Carlos M C.M. Fernández-Peruchena, D. Bermejo, A. Bernardos, B. Bolinaga, N. Castillo, M. Gastón, R. Gonzalez, V. Lara, J. Liria, S. Macias, S. Moreno, J. Pulgar, L. Ramírez, M. Silva, R.X. Valenzuela, L. Zarzalejo 36933 A Methodology for Calculating Percentile Values of Annual Direct Normal Solar Irradiation Series Solar resource assessment National Renewable energy Centre (CENER) Spain
Bright, Jamie J. Bright, R. Crook, P. Taylor 26688 A Methodology to Generate Spatially Correlated Synthetic 1-min Irradiance Profiles Derived from Mean Hourly Weather Observational Data Solar resource assessment Energy Research Institute – University of Leeds United Kingdom
Richert, Timo T. Richert, P. Nava, K. Riffelmann 36295 Mitigating Project Risk by Use of High Performance Collector Technology Solar collectors Flabeg FE GmbH Germany
Huibregtse, Richard R. Huibregtse, G. Eisenberg, M. Mycroft, J. Risner 39222 Mobile Heliostat Control System Solar collectors eSolar United States
Alqatari, Samar S. Alqatari, A. Alfaris, S. Casimiro, O.L. de Weck 38098 Model for Assessment of the Dust Impact on CSP and PV Plant Performance in Saudi Arabia Solar resource assessment Center for Complex Engineering Systems United States
Valle Hernández, Julio J. Valle Hernández, C.A. Arancibia Bulnes, G. Espinosa-Paredes, H. Romero Paredes Rubio, H.I. Villafan-Vidales 39238 Modeling of a CeO2 Thermochemistry Reduction Process for Hydrogen Production by Solar Concentrated Energy Solar fuels Universidad Politécnica Metropolitana de Hidalgo Mexico
Le Roux, Willem W. Le Roux, J. Meyer 25983 Modeling the Small-Scale Dish-Mounted Solar Thermal Brayton Cycle Power cycles Department of Mechanical and Aeronautical Engineering, University of Pretoria South Africa
Benmarraze, Simon S. Benmarraze 38432 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 SOLAREUROMED France
Prinsloo, Gerro G. Prinsloo, A. Brent, R. Dobson, A. Mammoli 13008 Modelling and Control Synthesis of a Micro-Combined Heat and Power Interface for a Concentrating Solar Power System in Off-Grid Rural Power Applications Measurements and control Stellenbosch University South Africa
Noureldin, Kareem K. Noureldin, L.M. González-Escalada, T. Hirsch, B. Nouri, R. Pitz-Paal 26801 Modelling and Optimization of Transient Processes in Line Focusing Power Plants with Single-Phase Heat Transfer Medium CSP systems German Aerospace Center – DLR, Institute of Solar Research Germany
Lanchi, Michela M. Lanchi, M. Bitetti, T. Crescenzi, D. Di Pietro, D. Mazzei, V. Russo 34143 Modelling and Simulation of a Solar Dish-Micro Gas Turbine System: OMSoP project CSP systems ENEA Italy
Rohani, Shahab S. Rohani, F. Dinter, T. Fluri 39670 Modelling, Simulation and Data Validation of a Solar Thermal Parabolic Trough Plant with Storage CSP systems Fraunhofer ISE Germany
Craig, Kenneth K. Craig, G. Delport, M. Marais, J. Meyer 37669 Mode Superposition Analysis of the HelioPOD Structure for Dynamic Wind Loading Using CFD Data Solar collectors University of Pretoria South Africa
Iñigo, Pedro P. Iñigo, W. Baun, A.K. Das, D. McGrane 35562 Molten Salt Receiver System Reliability Prediction Methodology Reliability and service life prediction Alstom Power United States
Delord, Christine C. Delord, Z. Edfouf, S. Naamane 36155 Monitoring Soiling and Temperature on Solar Reflectors on Sites Reliability and service life prediction CEA-INES France
Kern, Jürgen J. Kern, T. Fichter, K. Heising, P. Lempp, M. Moser, F. Seidel, F. Trieb 36710 MOREMix – Power Sector Optimization for Morocco Grid integration DLR – German Aerospace Center Germany
Ganany, Alon A. Ganany, I. Hadad 35078 New Design for CSP Plant with Direct-Steam Solar Receiver and Molten-Salt Storage Power cycles Brightsource Israel
Gomez-Garcia, Fabrisio F. Gomez-Garcia, J. Gonzalez-Aguilar, S. Luque, M. Romero, S. Santiago 39367 A New Laboratory-Scale Experimental Facility for Detailed Aerothermal Characterizations of Volumetric Absorbers Thermal receivers PROMES, UPR CNRS 8521 France
Guerreiro, Luis L. Guerreiro, M. Collares-Pereira 38823 New Materials for Thermal Energy Storage in Concentrated Solar Power Plants Thermal/thermochemical energy storage Chair Renewable Energies – UE Portugal
Eickhoff, Martin M. Eickhoff, L. Keller, M. Meyer-Grünefeldt 34404 New Operating Strategies for Molten Salt in Line Focusing Solar Fields – Daily Drainage and Solar Receiver Preheating CSP systems DLR Spain
Rodriguez, Jose J. Rodriguez, I. Cañadas, E. Zarza 36650 New PSA High Concentration Solar Furnace SF40 CSP systems CIEMAT-Plataforma Solar de Almeria Spain
Abendroth, Thomas T. Abendroth, H. Althues, E. Beyer, W. Grählert, P. Härtel, S. Kaskel, B. Leupolt, G. Mäder 26775 New Solar Selective Coating Based on Carbon Nanotubes Solar collectors Fraunhofer IWS Germany
Maurtua, Iñaki I. Maurtua, A. Ansuategui, T. Felsch, A. Fernández, M. Ghrissi, A. Ibarguren, J. Molina, C. Pérez, J. Rodriguez Bascones, L. Susperregi, C. Tubio, C. Villasante 38441 Non-destructive Inspection in Industrial Equipment Using Robotic Mobile Manipulation Measurements and control IK4-Tekniker Spain
Nieto Maestre, Javier J. Nieto Maestre, Z. Amondarain Velasco, I. Iparraguirre Torres, I. Kaltzakorta Arantzamendi, M. Merchan Zubieta 37025 Novel Metallic Alloys as Phase Change Materials for Heat Storage in Direct Steam Generation Applications Thermal/thermochemical energy storage TECNALIA Spain
Gonzalez-Pardo, Aurelio A. Gonzalez-Pardo, T. Denk 36366 A Novel Off-Axis Solar Concentrator Providing a Vertical Beam Solar collectors PSA-Ciemat Spain
Navarro Hermoso, Jose Luis J.L. Navarro Hermoso, G. Espinosa-Rueda, C. Heras, N. Martinez-Sanz, M. Osta 34778 A Novel Portable Device to Measure the Temperature of Both the Inner and the Outer Tubes of a Parabolic Receiver in the Field Measurements and control Abengoa Spain
Peterseim, Juergen J. Peterseim, U. Hellwig, S. White 35181 Novel Solar Tower Structure to Lower Plant Cost and Construction Risk CSP systems ERK Eckrohrkessel GmbH Germany
Obermeier, Jonas J. Obermeier, W. Arlt, G. Karagiannakis, K. Müller, A. Stubos 29833 A Novel Thermochemical Energy Storage and Transportation Concept Based on Concentrated Solar Irradiation-Aided CaO-Looping Thermal/thermochemical energy storage Institute of Separation Science & Technology, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg Germany
Alberti, Fabrizio F. Alberti, L. Crema, J. Gonzalez-Aguilar, S. Luque, M. Roccabruna, M. Romero, S. Santiago 38251 Numerical Analysis of Radiation Propagation in Innovative Volumetric Receivers Based on Selective Laser Melting Techniques Thermal receivers Fondazione Bruno Kessler Italy
Benaouda, Noureddine N. Benaouda, S. Bouaichaoui, B. Zeghmati 38853 Numerical and Experimental Study of a Modular Solar Dryer Coupled to a Parabolic Trough Solar Concentrator for Agricultural Product Solar collectors CDER Algeria
Gallo, Alessandro A. Gallo, E. Alonso, E. Fuentealba, R. Pérez-Enciso, C. Pérez-Rábago 34301 Numerical Approach to the Flux Distribution Effect on a Solar Rotary Kiln Performance Thermal receivers University of Antofagasta Chile
Cagnoli, Mattia M. Cagnoli, L. Savoldi, R. Zanino, F. Zaversky 26208 Numerical Evaluation of an Innovative Cup Layout for Open Volumetric Solar Air Receivers Thermal receivers Politecnico di Torino Italy
Marocco, Luca L. Marocco, F. Fellmoser, J. Flesch, K. Niedermeier, T. Wetzel 34155 Numerical Investigation of Turbulent Forced Convection to Liquid Metal Flowing Inside the Receiver Tube of a Solar Tower Heat transfer fluids Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) Germany
Fang, Jiabin J. Fang, N. Tu, J. Wei 34445 Numerical Investigation on the Effect of Tube Layout on the Heat Loss of Solar Cavity Receiver Thermal receivers Xi’an Jiaotong University China
Jacob, Rhys R. Jacob, F. Bruno, W. Saman 33677 A Numerical Model for Thermal Energy Storage Systems Utilising Encapsulated Phase Change Materials Thermal/thermochemical energy storage Barbara Hardy Institute Australia
Riahi, Soheila S. Riahi, F. Bruno, W. Saman, S. Tay 34727 Numerical Modeling of Inward and Outward Melting of High Temperature PCM in a Vertical Cylinder Thermal/thermochemical energy storage Barbara Hardy Institute Australia
Álvarez de Miguel, Sandra S. Álvarez de Miguel, S. Bellan, J.M. Garcia de Maria, J. Gonzalez-Aguilar, M. Romero 39383 Numerical Modelling of a 100-Wh Lab-Scale Thermochemical Heat Storage System for Concentrating Solar Power Plants Thermal/thermochemical energy storage IMDEA Energy Institute Spain
Lu, Jiahui J. Lu, G. Chen, B. El-Hefni, D. Faille, Y. Le Moullec, X. Li, S. Liu, Z. Wang, Q. Zhang 27472 Numerical Molten Salt Tower STE Plant Model CSP systems EDF China R&D Center China
Hachicha, Ahmed Amine A.A. Hachicha 34812 Numerical Simulation of a Parabolic Trough Solar Collector for Hot Water and Steam Generation CSP systems University of Sharjah United Arab Emirates
Jiang, Weipu W. Jiang 36714 Numerical STE Plant Predicting System CSP systems Zhejiang Sub-bureau of East China Regional Air Traffic Management Bureau of CAAC China
Anglani, Francesco F. Anglani, J. Barry, W. Dekkers 37089 A Numerical Study on High-Pressure Water-Spray Cleaning for CSP Reflectors General topics in CSP Queensland University of Technology Australia
Soum-Glaude, Audrey A. Soum-Glaude, M. Bichotte, L. Di Giacomo, L. Dubost, A. Le Gal, S. Quoizola, J. Stolarz, L. Thomas 35311 On Aging Protocols for Estimating Thermal Stability and Durability of High Temperature Solar Selective Coatings Reliability and service life prediction CNRS-PROMES France
Qian, Haiyang H. Qian 35630 On-Line Life Monitoring System for Molten Salt Central Receiver Reliability and service life prediction Alstom United States
Pérez López, Inmaculada I. Pérez López, H. Benoit, R. Cavaillé, G. Flamant, D. Gauthier, E. Guillot, G. Mazza, J. Sans 34386 On-sun First Operation of a 150 kWth Pilot Solar Receiver using Dense Particle Suspension as Heat Transfer Fluid Thermal receivers PROMES CNRS France
Ho, Clifford C. Ho, S. Abdel-Khalik, H. Al-Ansary, J. Christian, M. Golob, S. Jeter, C. Nguyen, N. Siegel, J. Yellowhair 35586 On-Sun Testing of an Advanced Falling Particle Receiver System Thermal receivers Sandia National Laboratories United States
Landman, Willem W. Landman 37038 On the Development of a Local Heliostat Technology for the Concentrating Solar Power Industry Commercial and demonstration projects Helio100 Solar Project South Africa
Tellez, Felix F. Tellez, X. Garcia Casals, J. Polo 35515 On the Need of Specific (P-value) Reference Meteorological Years for CSP Solar resource assessment Ciemat Spain
van Rooyen, De Wet D.W. van Rooyen, G. Bern, A. Heimsath, P. Nitz, P. Schöttl 37128 Optical Advantages of Astigmatic Aberration Corrected Heliostats Solar collectors Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems ISE Germany
Burton, Alex A. Burton, A. Bonanos 37114 Optical Analysis of the Pentakomo Facility Heliostat Field in Cyprus Solar collectors CSIRO Australia
Blazquez, Rosa R. Blazquez, J. Carballo, M. Silva 36537 Optical Design and Optimization of Parabolic Dish Solar Concentrator with a Cavity Hybrid Receiver CSP systems CENTRO TECNOLOGICO AVANZADO DE ENERGÍAS RENOVABLES Spain
Kumar, Vikas V. Kumar, P. Armstrong, N. Calvet, M. Frasquet Herraiz, B. Grange 37952 Optical Model of a Complex Beam Down Concentrator System Using TracePro™ Solar collectors Masdar Institue United Arab Emirates
Pizzolato, Alberto A. Pizzolato, A. Sciacovelli, V. Verda 38223 Optimal Operation of Molten Salts Single-Tank Thermal Energy Storage Based on Partial Thermocline Extraction Thermal/thermochemical energy storage Polytechnic University of Turin Italy
Turner, Peter P. Turner 34674 Optimal Spacing within a Tubed, Volumetric, Cavity Receiver Suitable for Modular Molten Salt Solar Towers Thermal receivers Cranfield University United Kingdom
Gaetano, Antonio A. Gaetano, G. Ambrosetti, M.C. Barbato, D. Montorfano, A. Pedretti, J. Roncolato 37460 Optimization by Means of an Analytical Heat Transfer Model of a Thermal Insulation for CSP Applications Based on Radiative Shields Thermal receivers SUPSI-DTI-ICIMSI Switzerland
Delgado, Álaro Á. Delgado, E. Blesa, C. Gertig, C. Hidalgo, R. Ron 36378 Optimization of a Molten Salts Central Receiver Plant for the South African Market Scenario CSP systems DNV GL Spain
Riffelmann, Klaus-Juergen K. Riffelmann, T. Kuckelkorn, T. Richert 36299 Optimized Molten Salt Receivers for Ultimate Trough Solar Fields Solar collectors Flabeg FE GmbH Germany
Relloso, Sergio S. Relloso, T. Chávarri 38781 Ouarzazate Solar Complex in Morocco. SENER CSP Technology Commercial and demonstration projects SENER INGENIERIA y SISTEMAS S.A. Spain
Knödler, Philipp P. Knödler, V. Dreißigacker, S. Zunft 36506 Packed Bed Heat Storage : Continuum Mechanics Model and Validation Thermal/thermochemical energy storage German Aerospace Center (DLR)/Institute of Engineering Thermodynamics Germany
Craig, Omotoyosi O. Craig, R. Dobson 33892 Parabolic Solar Cooker: Cooking with Heat Pipe vs Direct Spiral Copper Tubes General topics in CSP Stellenbosch University South Africa
Ibarra, Mercedes M. Ibarra, A. Al Rished, M. Frasquet, S. Gasim, H. Ghedira, A. Tuomiranta 34898 Parabolic Trough Collector Power Plant Performance Simulation for an Interactive Solar Energy Atlas of Saudi Arabia General topics in CSP ReCREMA (Masdar Institute of Science and Technology) United Arab Emirates
Musango, Jones J. Musango, F. Dinter, P. Gauche 37340 Parametric Description of Acceptance Angle for Reflectivity Monitoring Unit Measurements and control Stellenbosch University South Africa
Alansary, Hany H. Alansary, S. Alaqel, E. Djajadiwinata, A. Mohammad 34281 Parametric Study of the Optical Performance of a Point Focus Fresnel Collector Solar collectors King Saud University Saudi Arabia
Kodama, Tatsuya T. Kodama, H.S. Cho, T. Etori, N. Gokon, S. Ito, K. Matsubara, A. Takeuchi, S. Yokota 34745 Particles Fluidized Bed Receiver/Reactor with a Beam-Down Solar Concentrating Optics: 30-kWth Performance Test Using a Big Sun-Simulator Solar fuels Niigata University Japan
Izygon, Michel M. Izygon, K. McMurtrie, N. Vu 34708 Particle Swarm Optimization of the Layout of a Heliostat Field Solar collectors Tietronix United States
Amsbeck, Lars L. Amsbeck, R. Buck, T. Prosin 38644 Particle Tower Technology Applied to Metallurgic Plants and Peak-Time Boosting of Steam Power Plants CSP systems DLR Institute of Solar Research Germany
Jian, Yongfang Y. Jian 38485 Performance Analysis of Integrating High Temperature Concrete Thermal Energy Storage System into Parabolic Trough Power Plants Thermal/thermochemical energy storage Institute of Electrical Engineering, Chinese Academy of Sciences China
Al-Sulaiman, Fahad F. Al-Sulaiman, M. Atif 34022 Performance Analysis of Recompression Supercritical CO2 Brayton Cycles Integrated with Solar Thermal Power Tower System under Different Thermal Energy Storage Options Power cycles King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals Saudi Arabia
Al-Sulaiman, Fahad F. Al-Sulaiman, F. Hussain 34032 Performance Analysis of Solar Chimney for Saudi Arabia Weather Conditions General topics in CSP King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals Saudi Arabia
Al-Sulaiman, Fahad F. Al-Sulaiman, M. Atif, A. Kouta 39500 Performance Assessment of Solar Tower Integrated with Regenerative Supercritical CO2 Brayton Cycle and MEE-TVC Desalination System Power cycles King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals Saudi Arabia
Belasri, Djawed D. Belasri, P. Armstrong, N. Calvet, K. Nakamura 34754 Performance Measurements of New Silicon Carbide Coated Reflectors for Concentrated Solar Power Applications Solar collectors Masdar Institute of Science and Technology United Arab Emirates
Lubkoll, Matti M. Lubkoll, T.M. Harms, T.W. von Backström 35488 Performance Outlook for the SCRAP Receiver Thermal receivers STERG South Africa
Jamil, Umer U. Jamil, W. Ali 37203 Performance Tests and Efficiency Analysis of Solar Invictus 53S – A Parabolic Dish Solar Collector for Direct Steam Generation CSP systems ZED Solar Pakistan
Armijo, Kenneth K. Armijo, C. Andraka 35755 Phenomenological Studies on Sodium for CSP Applications: A Safety Review Heat transfer fluids Sandia National Laboratories United States
Cabeza, Luisa F. L.F. Cabeza, A.I. Fernández, J. Gasia, L. Miró, C. Prieto Rios, A. Solé 39334 Pilot Plant for Molten Salts Storage Testing: An Example on how Research Helps Commercialization Thermal/thermochemical energy storage University of Lleida Spain
Kurup, Parthiv P. Kurup, C. Turchi 38807 Potential for Solar Industrial Process Heat in the United States: A Look at California Policy and markets National Renewable Energy Laboratory United States
Liedke, Phillip P. Liedke, E. Hölle, A. Lewandowski, A. Pfahl 38678 Precise Low Cost Chain Gears for Heliostats Solar collectors Institute of Solar Research / German Aerospace Center (DLR e.V.) Germany
Zanino, Roberto R. Zanino, C. Ho, D. Romano, L. Savoldi 27940 Preliminary Discrete Element Modeling of a Falling Particle Curtain for CSP Central Tower Receivers Thermal receivers Dipartimento Energia, Politecnico Italy
Roos, Thomas T. Roos, T. Harms 39397 Preliminary Performance Analysis of a Transverse Flow Spectrally Selective Two-slab Packed Bed Volumetric Receiver Thermal receivers CSIR South Africa
Ndiaye, Ahmadou A. Ndiaye, D. Azilinon, C. Mbow, P. Stouffs, A. Thiam 34057 Preliminary Study of a Small Beam-Down Solar Tower on Sub-Saharan Countries CSP systems Laboratoire d’Energétique Appliquée/Ecole Supérieure Polytechnique de Dakar Senegal
Muñoz Sanchez, Belen B. Muñoz Sanchez, A. García Romero, I. Iparraguirre Torres, J.E. Julia Bolivar, J. Nieto Maestre, J.A. Sánchez García 36472 Preparation of Nanofluids Based on Solar Salt and Boehmite Nanoparticles: Characterization of Starting Materials Thermal/thermochemical energy storage TECNALIA Spain
Demontis, Valeria V. Demontis, M. Camerada, G. Cau, D. Cocco, A. Damiano, T. Melis, M. Musio 37350 Progress in Preliminary Studies at Ottana Solar Facility CSP systems Sardegna Ricerche Italy
Odenthal, Christian C. Odenthal, W. Steinmann 35220 Proof-of-Concept and Advancement of the CellFlux Concept Thermal/thermochemical energy storage German Aerospace Center Germany
Montecchi, Marco M. Montecchi 26023 Proposal of a New Parameter for the Comprehensive Qualification of Solar Mirrors for CSP Applications Measurements and control ENEA –Casaccia Italy
Ballestrín, Jesús J. Ballestrín, J. Barbero, M.E. Carra, I. Cañadas, A. Marzo, J. Rodríguez, M.I. Roldán 19592 Pyrometric Method for Measuring Emittances at High Temperatures Measurements and control CIEMAT-PSA Spain
Osório, Tiago T. Osório, D. Benitez, A. Denarie, A. Frein, A. Heimsath, J. Hertel, P. Horta, M. Larcher, R. Pujol-Nadal, S. Schneider, D.W. van Rooyen 34562 Ray-Tracing Software Comparison for Linear Focusing Solar Collectors Solar collectors University of Évora Portugal
van den Donker, Pieter P. van den Donker, G. Rosinga, E. du Marchie van Voorthuysen 34663 Reducing Heliostat Field Costs by Direct Measurement and Control of the Mirror Orientation Solar collectors Sun2Point Netherlands
Flesch, Robert R. Flesch, J. Grobbel, B. Hoffschmidt, H. Stadler, R. Uhlig 26668 Reducing the Convective Losses of Cavity Receivers Thermal receivers Institute of Solar Resarch (German Aerospace Center) Germany
Hughes, Graham G. Hughes, E. Abbasi-Shavazi, M. Kaufer, T. Lindley, A. McIntosh, J. Pye, J. Zhang 35906 Reduction of Convective Losses in Solar Cavity Receivers Thermal receivers The Australian National University Australia
Labordena, Mercè M. Labordena, J. Lilliestam 39694 Renewable and Controllable Solar Power for the Large Cities in Sub-Saharan Africa Policy and markets ETH Zürich Switzerland
Berryman, Ian I. Berryman, M. Dadd, N. Jelley, R. Stone 37794 Results from Field Trial of a Low-Cost Solar Cooker with Novel Concentrator Geometry General topics in CSP University of Oxford United Kingdom
Dinter, Frank F. Dinter, L. Möller 37921 A Review of Andasol 3 and Perspective for Parabolic Trough CSP Plants in South Africa Commercial and demonstration projects Stellenbosch University South Africa
Ho, Clifford C. Ho 39200 Review of Avian Mortality Studies at Concentrating Solar Power Plants CSP systems Sandia National Laboratories United States
Navarro, Ana A. A.A. Navarro, P. Domínguez, J. Polo, L. Ramírez, E. Zarza 38926 Review of Different Methodologies for the Selection of Suitable Zones for STE Plants Policy and markets CIEMAT Spain
Smyrnakis, Christos C. Smyrnakis, K. Kynigalakis, A. Phocas-Cosmetatos 39303 A Review of Public Desert Land Lease Policies for Concentrated Solar Power Plants and the Impact on Their Economic Performance General topics in CSP Nur Energie United Kingdom
Allen, Kenneth K. Allen, P. Gauché, E. Joubert, T. von Backström 34878 Rock Bed Thermal Storage: Concepts and Costs Thermal/thermochemical energy storage University of Stellenbosch South Africa
May, Liam L. May 36611 The Role of Concentrating Solar Power in a South African Large Scale Renewable Energy Scenario Solar resource assessment Helio 100 South Africa
Soria, Rafael R. Soria, U. Fahl, T. Fichter, T. Haasz, S. Hoffmann, J. Kern, A.F.P. Lucena, P. Rochedo, R. Schaeffer, A. Szklo, J. Tomaschek 33609 The Role of CSP in Brazil: A Multi-Model Analysis Policy and markets Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro Brazil
Hernandez, Cayetano C. Hernandez 26645 Saudi Arabia Outlook in CSP in 2015 Policy and markets ESTELA/ALTRAN Spain
Garg, Pardeep P. Garg, K. G.M., S. Saha, N.C. Thirumalai 37499 Scroll Expander for Supercritical CO2 Cycles Power cycles Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore India
Garcia, Pierre P. Garcia, P. Nivelon, S. Rougé 34954 Second Test Campaign of a Pilot Scale Latent Heat Thermal Energy Storage – Durability and Operational Strategies Thermal/thermochemical energy storage CEA-LITEN France
Wendelin, Timothy T. Wendelin 38594 SERIIUS Low-Cost Heliostat Development Project Solar collectors National Renewable Energy Laboratory United States
Alobaidli, Abdulaziz A. Alobaidli, A. Higgo, V. Lempesis, I. Perez, F. Runkel 26738 Shams 1 – 100 MW Parabolic Trough Solar Power Plant in Abu Dhabi: First Year Operational Experience and Records Commercial and demonstration projects Shams Power Company United Arab Emirates
Fernández-García, Aránzazu A. Fernández-García, C. Delord, A. Heimsath, C. Heras, L. Martínez-Arcos, M. Montecchi, A. Peña-Lapuente, T.J. Reche Navarro, F. Sallaberry, T. Schmid, F. Sutter 34871 Simplified Analysis of Solar-Weighted Specular Reflectance for Mirrors with High Specularity Measurements and control CIEMAT-PSA Spain
Garcia-Barberena, Javier J. Garcia-Barberena, I. Erdocia 34995 Simulation and Comparison of Different Operational Strategies for Storage Utilization in Concentrated Solar Power Plants CSP systems CENER Spain
Yu, Qiang Q. Yu, Z. Wang, E. Xu 26408 Simulation and Experimental Research of 1MWe Solar Tower Power Plant in China CSP systems Institute of Electrical Engineering,Chinese Academy of Sciences China
Xu, Hui H. Xu, X. LI, E. Xu 34719 The Simulation Study on Control System of the Parabolic Trough Collector Field Measurements and control Key Laboratory of Solar Thermal Energy and Photovoltaic System,Institute of Electrical Engineering China
Yousefpour Lazardjani, Mani M. Yousefpour Lazardjani, G. Dikta, J. Göttsche, V. Kronhardt 26016 Simultaneous Optimization of Micro-Heliostat Geometry and Field Layout Using a Genetic Algorithm Solar collectors Solar-Institut Jülich Germany
Cebecauer, Tomas T. Cebecauer, M. Suri 39345 Site-adaptation of Satellite-based DNI and GHI Time Series: Overview and SolarGIS Approach Solar resource assessment GeoModel Solar Slovakia
Giaconia, Alberto A. Giaconia 34839 Small/Medium Multi-Generative CSP Plants for Distributed Production of Heat and Power CSP systems ENEA Italy
Delord, Christine C. Delord, A. Blaise, A. Fernandez-García, L. Martínez-Arcos, T. Reche-Navarro, F. Sutter 38092 Soiling and Degradation Analysis of Solar Mirrors Reliability and service life prediction CEA-INES France
Kotzé, Johannes J. Kotzé, S. Bode, P. Gauché, W. Landman, J. Larmuth, P. du Toit 37857 Solar Augmentation for Process Heat with Central Receiver Technology CSP systems Helio100, Stellenbosch University South Africa
Bellouard, Quentin Q. Bellouard, S. Abanades, N. Dupassieux, K. Froment, M. Grateau, S. Rodat 35029 Solar Biomass Gasification in Presence of Metal Oxide Solar fuels CEA INES France
Kouta, Amine A. Kouta, F. Al-Sulaiman 38137 Solar Cogeneration Utilizing Solar Tower Integrated with sCO2 Brayton Cycle and MEE-TVC Desalination CSP systems King Fahad University of Petroleum and Minerals Saudi Arabia
McNaughton, Robbie R. McNaughton 35958 Solar Combined Cycle Power Generation with Solar Thermal Steam Reforming of Fuel Gases Power cycles CSIRO Australia
McNaughton, Robbie R. McNaughton, J. Edwards, J. Haywood, J. Hinkley, K. Lovegrove, W. Stein 35997 A Solar Fuels Roadmap for Australia Solar fuels CSIRO Australia
Servert, Jorge J. Servert, E. Cerrajero, L. Gonzalez, D. Lopez, D. Pereira, A. R. Rocha 36974 Solar Hybrid Power Plants: Solar Energy Contribution in Reaching Full Dispatchability and Firmness Grid integration Investigación, Desarrollo e innovación energética, S.L. Spain
Berger, Michael M. Berger, M.M.R. Al-Najami, K. Hennecke, D. Krüger, M. Mokhtar, C. Zahler 38283 Solar Process Steam for a Pharmaceutical Company in Jordan Commercial and demonstration projects Industrial Solar GmbH Germany
Agrafiotis, Christos C. Agrafiotis, M. Roeb, C. Sattler, L. de Oliveira 35085 A Solar Receiver-Storage Modular Cascade Based on Porous Ceramic Structures for Hybrid Sensible/Thermochemical Solar Energy Storage Thermal/thermochemical energy storage Institute of Solar Research/Deutsches Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt (DLR)-German Aerospace Center Germany
Barriga, Javier J. Barriga, B. Coto 38669 Solar Selective Coatings for High Temperature: Fabrication and Characterization Thermal receivers IK4-TEKNIKER Spain
Roeb, Martin M. Roeb, G. Borchardt, C. Feldmann, R. Pitz-Paal, C. Sattler, M. Schmücker, A. Steinfeld 13190 SolarSyngas: Results from a Virtual Institute Developing Materials and Key Components for Solar Thermochemical Fuel Production Solar fuels DLR Germany
Fernández-León, Mercedes M. Fernández-León, B. Bolinaga, L. Campa, V. Lara-Fanego, G. Pacheco, J.M. Valenzuela 36570 Solar Thermal Energy Predictability for the Grid (STEP4Grid) Grid integration Abengoa Solar España Spain
Olsen, Michele M. Olsen, A. Avery, D. Bobela, R. Bonner, R. Bradshaw, D. Campo, D. Ginley, G. Glatzmaier, C. Harding, C. Oshman, P. Parilla, J. Raade, J. Rea, T. Roark, J. Sharp, N. Siegel, E. Toberer, J. Vaughn, R. Weigand 37750 Solar Thermoelectricity via Advanced Latent Heat Storage Thermal/thermochemical energy storage National Renewable Energy Laboratory United States
Krüger, Michael M. Krüger, P. Bartsch, H. Pointner, S. Zunft 38326 Solar Tower Power Plant Using a Particle-Heated Steam Generator: Modeling and Parametric Study Thermal/thermochemical energy storage German Aerospace Center (DLR), Institute of Technical Thermodynamics Germany
Relancio, Javier J. Relancio, A. Cuellar, C. Ettmayr, G. Walker 36258 South African CSP Projects under the REIPP Programme – Requirements, Challenges and Opportunities Policy and markets Mott MacDonald South Africa
Relloso, Sergio S. Relloso, N. Castaneda 38802 South Africa Time Of Day (TOD) Scenario. SENER CSP Technology General topics in CSP SENER INGENIERIA y SISTEMAS S.A. Spain
Orosz, Matthew M. Orosz, T. Lance, R. Morad, M. Ruiz, N. Zweibaum 38902 Spectrum-Splitting Hybrid CSP-CPV Solar Energy System with Standalone and Parabolic Trough Plant Retrofit Applications CSP systems Massachusetts Institute of Technology United States
Heimsath, Anna A. Heimsath, M. Am-Shallem, Y. Elon, E. Klimm, P. Lindner, P. Nitz, K. Ordonez Moreno, T. Schmid 34040 Specular Reflectance of Soiled Glass Mirrors – Study on the Impact of Incidence Angles Measurements and control Fraunhofer ISE Germany
Liu, Ming M. Liu, S. Bell, F. Bruno, W. Saman, S. Tay, G. Will 34465 Stability and Corrosion Testing of a High Temperature Phase Change Material for CSP Applications Thermal/thermochemical energy storage University of South Australia Australia
Sallaberry, Fabienne F. Sallaberry, A. Bello, J.I. Burgaleta, A. Fernandez-García, J. Fernandez-Reche, J.A. Gomez, S. Herrero, E. Luepfert, R. Morillo, G. San Vicente, M. Sanchez, P. Santamaria, J. Terradillos, J. Ubach, L. Valenzuela 29195 Standards for Components in Concentrating Solar Thermal Power Plants – Status of the Spanish Working Group
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Policy and markets CENER (National Renewable Energy Centre of Spain) Spain
Hofer, Annie A. Hofer, F. Alberti, J. Arraiza, J.I. Burgaleta, M.J. Carvalho, A. Heimsath, N. Janotte, K. Kramer, M. Montecchi, T. Osório, W. Platzer, F. Sallaberry, S. Scholl, L. Valenzuela 35194 State of the Art of Performance Evaluation Methods for Concentrating Solar Collectors Solar collectors Fraunhofer ISE Germany
Iriondo, Jesus J. Iriondo, I. Eizaguirre 39470 Stellio Advanced Heliostat Field Control and Power Grid – Closing the Power Tower Efficiency Loop Solar collectors Microelectronica Maser Spain
Balz, Markus M. Balz, V. Göcke, T. Keck, G. Weinrebe, M. Woehrbach, F. von Reeken 38043 Stellio – Development, Construction and Testing of a Smart Heliostat Solar collectors schlaich bergermann partner, sbp sonne gmbh Germany
Hirsch, Tobias T. Hirsch, C. Bachelier, J. Dersch, M. Eck, T. Fluri, S. Giuliano, O. Goebel, U. Haller, S. Lude, R. Meyer, C. Rau, H. Schenk, N. Schmidt, M. Seitz, B. Westphal, E. Yildiz 26118 Steps Towards a CSP Yield Calculation Guideline: A First Draft for Discussion in the SolarPACES Working Group guiSmo CSP systems DLR Institute of Solar Research Germany
Ndiogou, Baye Alioune B.A. Ndiogou, D. Azilinon, C. Mbow, P. Stouffs, A. Thiam 35690 Study and Modeling of a Pressurized Air Receiver to Power a Micro Gas Turbine Thermal receivers Laboratoire d’Energétique Appliquée/Ecole Supérieure Polytechnique de Dakar Senegal
Bouaddi, Sahar S. Bouaddi, I. Ahmed 33786 A Study of the Soiling Behavior of CSP Candidate Mirrors in Southwest Morocco Solar collectors Ibn Zohr University Morocco
Niederfuehr, Michael M. Niederfuehr 34009 Study on Compatibility of CSP Mirrors with Structural Adhesives Reliability and service life prediction Sika Services AG Switzerland
Xu, Li L. Xu 34458 Study on the Thermal Inertia in the Dynamic Performance Test of Parabolic Trough Solar Collectors Solar collectors Institute of Electrical Engineering, Chinese Academy of Sciences China
Garg, Pardeep P. Garg, K. G.M., P. Kumar, T. N.C. 39251 Sub-, Trans- and Super- Critical CO2 Brayton Cycles with Volumetric Expander for Distributed CSP Applications Power cycles Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore India
Liu, Sijie S. Liu 35355 Supercritical CO2 Brayton Power Cycle For Molten Salt Receivers CSP systems EDF R&D China China
Servert, Jorge J. Servert, E. Cerrajero, E. Fuentealba 26713 Synergies of Solar Energy Use in the Desalination of Seawater: A Case Study in Northern Chile Water desalination and detoxification Solar Technology Advisors S.L. Spain
Wieghardt, Kai K. Wieghardt, G. Dibowski, K. Eßer, K. Funken, P. Hilger, B. Hoffschmidt, D. Laaber 37962 SynLight – The World’s Largest Artificial Sun Thermal receivers DLR, Institute of Solar Research Germany
Moser, Massimo M. Moser, F. Trieb 34844 System Analysis of Renewable Desalination: An Integrated Approach with the Simulation Tool INSEL Water desalination and detoxification DLR Germany
Santamaría, Bruno B. Santamaría 34473 A Systematic and Modular Design for a Heliostat Operating System CSP systems TRINAMIC Motion Control GmbH & Co. KG Germany
Ssebabi, Brian B. Ssebabi, F. Dinter, J. van der Spuy 34372 System layout and performance prediction for a solar-hybrid micro-gas turbine Power cycles Stellenbosch University South Africa
Linder, Marc M. Linder 33920 The TCS Power Project – Thermochemical Energy Storage for CSP Thermal/thermochemical energy storage German Aerospace Center (DLR) Germany
Bai, Fengwu F. Bai, Y. Wang, Z. Wang, B. Yang 34615 Technical Evaluation Method of Thermal Energy Storage System Thermal/thermochemical energy storage The Institute of Eletrical Engineering Chinese Academy of Sciences China
Röger, Marc M. Röger, S. Caron, S. Dieckmann, E. Lüpfert 39409 Techno-Economic Analysis of Receiver Replacement Scenarios in a Parabolic Trough Field Thermal receivers DLR German Aerospace Center Spain
Lim, Jin Han J.H. Lim, A. Chinnici, B. Dally, G. Nathan 35867 Techno-Economic Assessment of a Hybrid Solar Receiver and Combustor CSP systems The University of Adelaide Australia
Guedez, Rafael R. Guedez, M. Arnaudo, Z. Hassar, B. Laumert, M. Topel, R. Zanino 34215 Techno-economic Performance Evaluation of Direct Steam Generation Solar Tower Plants with Thermal Energy Storage Systems Based on High-temperature Concrete and Encapsulated Phase Change Materials CSP systems KTH – Royal Institute of Technology Sweden
Guedez, Rafael R. Guedez, M. Arnaudo, D. Ferruzza, Z. Hassar, B. Laumert, C.D. Pérez-Segarra, I. Rodriguez 34237 Techno-economic Performance Evaluation of Solar Tower Plants with Integrated Multi-layered PCM Thermocline Thermal Energy Storage – A Comparative Study to Conventional Two-tank Storage Systems CSP systems KTH – Royal Institute of Technology Sweden
Bouaichaoui, Sofiane S. Bouaichaoui 39044 Techno-Economic Study for Feasibility of Solar Power Plant in Algeria CSP systems CDER Algeria
Hinrichs, Matthias M. Hinrichs, K. Federsel, M. Ladenberger, J. Wortmann 26454 Temperature Controlled Molten Salt Recirculation Enhances Effectiveness of Linear Concentrating Solar Fields Leading to Reduced LCOE Heat transfer fluids BASF SE Germany
Benoit, Hadrien H. Benoit, G. Flamant, D. Gauthier, I. Pérez López 34396 Temperature Influence on Wall-to-Particle Suspension Heat Transfer in a Solar Tubular Receiver Heat transfer fluids PROMES-CNRS France
Vindel López, José María J.M. Vindel López, A.A. Navarro, J. Polo, L. Ramírez, R.X. Valenzuela, L.F. Zarzalejo 35317 Temporal and Spatial Variability of the Solar Radiation from Probability Analysis Solar resource assessment CIEMAT Spain
Márquez, José María J.M. Márquez, R. López Martín, L. Valenzuela, E. Zarza 35100 Test Bench HEATREC for Heat Loss Measurement on Solar Receiver Tubes Thermal receivers CIEMAT – Plataforma Solar de Almería Spain
Villalobos, Uver U. Villalobos, S. Al Martini, P. Bergan, N. Calvet, T. Delclos, N. Hoivik, M. Martins 35173 Thermal and Mechanical Properties Characterization of High Temperature Concrete for CSP Applications Thermal/thermochemical energy storage Masdar Institute of Science and Technology United Arab Emirates
Demagh, Yassine Y. Demagh, H. Benmoussa, L. Bordja, Y. Kabar 33118 Thermal Enhancement in Parabolic Trough Collectors by the Use of a Novel Wavy Absorber Thermal receivers Université de Jijel Algeria
Tizzoni, Anna Chiara A.C. Tizzoni, N. Corsaro, C. D’Ottavi, A. Giaconia, S. Licoccia, S. Sau 27508 Thermal Fluids for CSP Systems: Alkaline Nitrates/Nitrites Thermodynamics Modelling Method Heat transfer fluids Tor Vergata University Italy
Lahlou, Radia R. Lahlou, S. Almheiri, P. Armstrong, N. Calvet, B. Grange, T. Shamim, A. Slocum 38355 Thermal Modeling of a Secondary Concentrator Integrated with an Open Direct-Absorption Molten-Salt Volumetric Receiver in a Beam-Down Tower System Solar collectors Masdar Institute of Science and Technology United Arab Emirates
de Meyer, Oelof O. de Meyer, F. Dinter, S. Govender 25903 Thermal Resistance Model For CSP Central Receivers Thermal receivers Stellenbosch University South Africa
Lavine, Adrienne A. Lavine, H. Aryafar, G. Bran Anleu, C. Chen, J. Jordan, K. Lovegrove, A. Sepulveda 39119 Thermochemical Energy Storage with Ammonia: Aiming for the SunShot Cost Target Thermal/thermochemical energy storage Univ. of California, Los Angeles United States
Vidal, Alfonso A. Vidal 36701 Thermochemical Solar Hydrogen Production Integrated into a Power Plants – A Case Study on the Performance and Economy of a 19 MW Solar Thermal Power Plant General topics in CSP CIEMAT Spain
Hoffmann, Jean-Francois J. Hoffmann, C. Bourdil, V. Goetz, G. Jeangros, X. Py 33983 A Thermocline Thermal Energy Storage System for CSP with Natural or Recycled Filler Materials Using Vegetable oil as Heat Transfer Fluid Thermal/thermochemical energy storage CNRS PROMES France
Alonso, Elisa E. Alonso, E. Fuentalba, A. Gallo, C. Pérez-Rábago 25918 Thermodynamic Study of CuO/Cu2O and Co3O4/CoO Redox Pairs for Solar Energy Thermochemical Storage Thermal/thermochemical energy storage University of Antofagasta Chile
Garg, Pardeep P. Garg, P. Kumar, T. N.C., M. S. Orosz 39270 Thermo-Economic Comparison of Solar PV and ORC for Steady Load Applications General topics in CSP Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore India
Topel, Monika M. Topel, F. Ellakany, M. Genrup, R. Guedez, B. Laumert 26706 Thermo-Economic Study on the Implementation of Steam Turbine Concepts for Flexible Operation on a Direct Steam Generation Solar Tower Power Plant Power cycles KTH Sweden
Augsburger, Germain G. Augsburger, E. Boschek, M.M. Clark, A.K. Das 37433 Thermo-Mechanical and Optical Optimization of the Molten Salt Receiver for a Given Heliostat Field Thermal receivers ALSTOM (Switzerland) Ltd Switzerland
Fernandez Diaz, Angel G. A.G. Fernandez Diaz, E. Fuentealba, H. Galleguillos, J.C. Gomez 34639 Thermophysical Properties and Corrosion Characterization of Low Cost Lithium Containing Nitrate Salts Produced in Northern Chile for Thermal Energy Storage Thermal/thermochemical energy storage Antofagasta University Chile
Ghosal, Ashitava A. Ghosal, R.B. Ashith Shyam 37309 A Three-degree-of-freedom Parallel Manipulator for Concentrated Solar Power Towers: Modeling, Simulation and Design General topics in CSP Indian Institute of Science India
Larmuth, James J. Larmuth, P. Gauché, W. Landman 38235 A Top-down Approach to Heliostat Cost Reduction Solar collectors Helio100 – Stellenbosch University South Africa
Sallaberry, Fabienne F. Sallaberry, I.D. Bernad, A. García de Jalón, J. Leon, L. Valenzuela 30186 Towards Standardization of in-Site Parabolic Trough Collector Testing in Solar Thermal Power Plants Measurements and control CENER (National Renewable Energy Centre of Spain) Spain
Hirsch, Tobias T. Hirsch, M. Biencinto, L. González, N. Martín-Chivelet, M. Schroedter-Homscheidt, S. Wilbert 26270 Towards the Definition of Requirements for Direct Normal Irradiance Nowcasting Systems Solar resource assessment DLR Institute of Solar Research Germany
Joshi, Abhinaya A. Joshi, O. Akinjiola, X. Lou, C. Neuschaefer, J. Quinn, C. Wang 38686 Transient Analysis of a Molten Salt Central Receiver(MSCR) in a Solar Power Plant Measurements and control ALSTOM United States
Feldhoff, Jan Fabian J.F. Feldhoff, N. Janotte, J. León 36658 Transient Analysis of Optical Efficiency and Incidence Angle Modifier for Line Focus Collectors Measurements and control DLR Germany
Doupis, Dimitri D. Doupis, J. Carcorze-Soto, Y. Chen, M. Clark, M. Losito, A. Maggi, C. Wang 37227 Transient Simulation of Molten Salt Central Receiver Thermal receivers Alstom United States
Serrano-Aguilera, Juan José J.J. Serrano-Aguilera, L. Valenzuela 35479 Transient Validation of RELAP5 Model with the DISS Facility in Once Through Operation Mode Heat transfer fluids Plataforma Solar de Almería (CIEMAT) Spain
Guo, Minghuan M. Guo, F. Sun, Z. Wang 36396 Two New Methods Used to Simulate the Circumferential Solar Flux Density Concentrated on the Absorber of a Parabolic Trough Solar Collector Solar collectors Institute of Electrical Engineering, Chinese Academy of Sciences China
Wilbert, Stefan S. Wilbert, N. Geuder, A. Habte, S. Kleindiek, B. Nouri, M. Schwandt, F. Vignola 35070 Uncertainty of Rotating Shadowband Irradiometers and Si-Pyranometers Including the Spectral Irradiance Error Solar resource assessment DLR Spain
Benmarraze, Simon S. Benmarraze 38488 Unlocking the Value of Combining Renewable Energy Sources: Case Study of a Hybrid CSP – Wind Power Project Delivering Electricity to the Jordanian National Electricity Distribution Grid Grid integration SOLAREUROMED France
Harper, Paul P. Harper, J. Dreijer, P. Gauche, J. Larmuth, K. Malan 37698 Use of Mems and Optical Sensors for Closed Loop Heliostat Control CSP systems Stellenbosch University South Africa
Grange, Benjamin B. Grange, P. Armstrong, J. Beltran Torres, N. Calvet, V. Kumar, V. Perez, A. Slocum 37064 Validation of an Optical Model Applied to the Beam Down CSP Facility at the Masdar Institute Solar Platform Solar collectors Masdar Institute of Science and Technology United Arab Emirates
Schroedter-Homscheidt, Marion M. Schroedter-Homscheidt, G. Gesell 26148 Verification of Sectoral Cloud Motion Based Direct Normal Irradiance Nowcasting from Satellite Imagery Solar resource assessment DLR Germany
Camerada, Marco M. Camerada, G. Cau, D. Cocco, A. Damiano, V. Demontis, T. Melis, M. Musio 34568 Villacidro Solar Demo Plant: Integration of Small-Scale CSP and Biogas Power Plants in an Industrial Microgrid Commercial and demonstration projects Sardegna Ricerche Italy
Raza, Aikifa A. Raza, A. Alobaidli, A. Higgo, T. Zhang 36684 Water Recovery in a Concentrated Solar Power Plant General topics in CSP Masdar Institute of Science and Technology United Arab Emirates
Paetzold, Joachim J. Paetzold, S. Cochard, D.F. Fletcher, A. Vassallo 26588 Wind Effects in Solar Fields with Various Collector Designs Solar collectors The University of Sydney Australia