All Research Papers – SolarPACES Conference 2016

Author All Authors Title Topic Organization Country
Jerman, Ivan I. Jerman, Y. Binyamin, G. Kapun, F. Merzel 3D Phase Analysis Method as a Tool for Fatigue Determination of Absorber Surfaces Reliability and Service Life Prediction of Components National Institute of Chemistry Slovenia
Avenel, Coralie C. Avenel, A. Disdier, J. Gardette, O. Raccurt, S. Therias Accelerated Aging Test of Solar Mirrors: Comparison of Different UV Chambers Reliability and Service Life Prediction of Components CEA LITEN – INES France
Saenz Caballos, Juan Manuel J.M. Saenz Caballos, R. Medina, I. Perez Acceptance Tests of CSP Projects – A Review of Current Practices and Market Requirements Commercial Projects in the World Mott MacDonald United Kingdom
Emmanuel, Guillot G. Emmanuel Access to the European CSP Facilities and their Development: the SFERA2 EU Project, 2016 Status Policy and Marketing PROMES-CNRS France
Ferretti, Fabio F. Ferretti, V. Aga, A. Ehrsam, C. Hogendijk Addressing Forecast Uncertainty Impact on CSP Annual Performance Central Receiver Systems General Electric Switzerland
Guan, Zhiqiang Z. Guan, H. Gurgenci, K. Hooman Advanced Cooling Technologies for CST Plants Power Cycles The University of Queensland Australia
Garcia-Barberena, Javier J. Garcia-Barberena, A. Olcoz, P. Sorbet Advanced Power Cycles and Configurations for Solar Towers: Modeling and Optimization of the Decoupled Solar Combined Cycle Concept Power Cycles CENER Spain
Cebecauer, Tomas T. Cebecauer, M. Suri Advances in Satellite-based Dni Modelling for Reduced Data Uncertainty Solar Resource Assessment Solargis Slovakia
Sansom, Christopher C. Sansom, H. Almond, S. Bouaichaoui, E. Endaya, P. King Airborne Sand and Dust Soiling of Solar Collecting Mirrors Reliability and Service Life Prediction of Components Cranfield University United Kingdom
Prahl, Philipp Christoph P.C. Prahl, C. Hilgert, M. Röger Air-Borne Shape Measurement of Parabolic Trough Collector Fields Parabolic Trough Systems German Aerospace Center (DLR) Spain
Audigie, Pauline P. Audigie, A. Agüero, I. Baráibar, N. Bizien, M. Hernández, A. Pastor, S. Rodríguez Aluminide Slurry Coatings for Protection of Ferritic Steel in Molten Nitrate Corrosion for Concentrated Solar Power Technology Heat Transfer Fluids Instituto Nacional de Técnica Aeroespacial Spain
Yu, Qiang Q. Yu, Z. Wang, L. Zhu Analysis and Improvement of the Cavity Structure of Steam Receiver of 1MWe Solar Tower Power Plant Central Receiver Systems Chinese Academy of Sciences, Institute of Electrical Engineering China
Sauerborn, Markus M. Sauerborn, A. Duering, U. Herrmann, L. Liebenstund, T. Mang, M. Raue Analytic Method for Material Aging and Quality Analyzing to Forecast Long Time Stability of Plastic Micro Heliostat Components Central Receiver Systems Solar-Institut Jülich Germany
Muñoz, Marta M. Muñoz, L. Fernández, M.J. Montes, A. Rovira, C. Sánchez Annual Performance of a Solar Thermal Power Plant with Parabolic Trough Collectors and a Balanced Hybrid Rankine-brayton Cycle Power Cycles Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia (UNED) Spain
Abouhashish, Mohamed M. Abouhashish Applicability of ASHRAE Clear-Sky Model based on Solar-Radiation Measurements in Saudi Arabia Solar Resource Assessment Saudi Aramco Saudi Arabia
Eray, Aynur A. Eray, M. Hekim An Application of Central Receiver System to 10 MW Solar Power Plant in Birecik of Urfa-Turkey CSP Analysis and Simulation Software Tools Hacettepe University Turkey
Kazantzidis, Andreas A. Kazantzidis, E. Nikitidou, C. Prahl, V. Salamalikis, P. Tzoumanikas, S. Wilbert Application of Simple All-sky Imagers for the Estimation of Aerosol Optical Depth Solar Resource Assessment University of Patras Greece
Feldhoff, Jan Fabian J.F. Feldhoff, T. Hirsch An Approach to DNI Transients Characterization for System Evaluation CSP Analysis and Simulation Software Tools German Aerospace Center (DLR) Germany
Kaneko, Hiroshi H. Kaneko, T. Hasegawa, K. Mori A-site Substitution Effect of Perovskite-type Cobalt and Manganese Oxides on Two-step Water Splitting Reaction for Solar Hydrogen Production Solar Fuels and Chemical Commodities University of Miyazaki Japan
Lim, Jin Han J.H. Lim, A. Chinnici, B. Dally, G. Nathan Assessing the Techno-Economics of Modular Hybrid Solar Thermal Systems Emerging Concepts The University of Adelaide Australia
Breyer, Christian C. Breyer, S. Afanasyeva, D. Brakemeier, M. Engelhard, S. Giuliano, T. Hirsch, M. Moser, M. Puppe, H. Schenk Assessment of Mid-Term Growth Assumptions and Learning Rates for Comparative Studies of CSP and Hybrid PV-Battery Power Plants CSP Analysis and Simulation Software Tools Lappeenranta University of Technology Finland
Niedermeier, Klarissa K. Niedermeier, J. Flesch, L. Marocco, T. Wetzel Assessment of Thermal Energy Storage Options in a Liquid Metal-cooled Solar Tower Thermal Energy Storage Karlsruhe Institute of Technology Germany
Frantz, Cathy C. Frantz, A. Fritsch, R. Uhlig ASTRID© – Advanced Solar Tubular ReceIver Design: A Powerful Tool for Receiver Design and Optimization Central Receiver Systems German Aerospace Center (DLR) Germany
Hanrieder, Natalie N. Hanrieder, R. Buck, S. Giuliano, D. Mancera Guevara, R. Pitz-Paal, F. Schnell, M. Schroedter-Homscheidt, S. Wilbert Atmospheric Extinction in Simulation Tools for Solar Tower Plants Solar Resource Assessment German Aerospace Center (DLR) Spain
Gueymard, Chris C. Gueymard, G. López, I. Rapp-Arrarás Atmospheric Transmission Loss in Mirror-To-Tower Slant Ranges Due to Water Vapor Solar Resource Assessment Solar Consulting Services United States of America
Coquand, Mathieu M. Coquand, C. Caliot, F. Henault Backward-gazing Method for Heliostats Shape Errors Measurement and Calibration Central Receiver Systems PROMES-CNRS France
Guo, Minghuan M. Guo, F. Sun, Z. Wang The Backward Ray Tracing with Effective Solar Brightness Used to Simulate the Concentrated Flux Map of a Solar Tower Concentrator Central Receiver Systems Chinese Academy of Sciences, Institute of Electrical Engineering China
Li, Zhi Z. Li, C. Chang, X. Li, Z. Liao, Z. Wang, Q. Zhang Badaling 1MWt Molten Salt Tower Power Plant Central Receiver Systems Chinese Academy of Sciences, Institute of Electrical Engineering China
Nahhas, Tamar T. Nahhas, C. Bessada, P. Echegut, S. Gregoire, X. Py, N. Sadiki Basalt Rocks Characterisation as Potential Material for Thermal Energy Storage Application in Concentrated Solar Power Plants Thermal Energy Storage PROMES-CNRS France
Gallego, Jose F. J.F. Gallego, E. Gil, P. Rey Benefits of Full Scope Simulators during Solar Thermal Power Plants Design and Construction CSP Analysis and Simulation Software Tools Tecnatom Spain
Jacob, Rhys R. Jacob, F. Bruno, W. Saman Capital Cost Expenditure of High Temperature Latent and Sensible Thermal Energy Storage Systems Thermal Energy Storage University of South Australia Australia
Liu, Xinying X. Liu, B. Patel Carbon Efficiency Targets for Methanol Production from a Hybrid Solar -Carbonaceous Feedstocks Process Solar Fuels and Chemical Commodities University of South Africa South Africa
Zaversky, Fritz F. Zaversky, J. Adler, L. Aldaz, W. Beckert, J. Fernández-Reche, A. Füssel, M.I. Roldán, M. Sánchez, A.L. Ávila-Marín Ceramic Foam Absorber Modeling and Optimization – Model Benchmarking and Validation Against Experimental Data Central Receiver Systems CENER Spain
Fu, Hao H. Fu, G. Breitbach, M. Sauerborn CFD Wind Loads Simulations from Different Directions Onto Heliostats Including Downbursts CSP Analysis and Simulation Software Tools Solar-Institut Jülich Germany
Dreyer, Otmar O. Dreyer Challenges and Opportunities of Thin-walled Sections to Reduce the Cost of CSP Concentrator Structures Central Receiver Systems schlaich bergermann partner – sbp sonne gmbh Germany
von Reeken, Finn F. von Reeken, M. Balz, A. Schweitzer Challenges for Parabolic Trough Collectors at High Wind Locations – The Ultimate Trough™ at DUBA, Saudi Arabia Parabolic Trough Systems schlaich bergemann partner – sbp sonne gmbh Germany
Liu, Xinying X. Liu, D. Hildebrandt, L. Ngubevana Challenges in Design a Hybrid Solar – Carbonaceous Feed Stocks to Liquid Process Solar Fuels and Chemical Commodities University of South Africa South Africa
Gimenez Gavarrell, Pau P. Gimenez Gavarrell Challenges in the Development of a Thermal Energy Storage System Based on Infiltrating Phase Change Materials in a Carbon Matrix Thermal Energy Storage Abengoa Research Spain
Kakosimos, Konstantinos K. Kakosimos, G. Al-Haddad, A. Konstandopoulos, C. Pagkoura, K. Sakellariou Characterization of Qatar’s Surface Carbonates for CO2 Capture and Thermochemical Energy Storage Thermochemical Energy Storage Texas A&M University at Qatar Qatar
Grange, Benjamin B. Grange, P. Armstrong, N. Calvet, M. Diago, A. Gil, A. Slocum Characterization of the Flux Distribution At the Inlet and Outlet of the Cspond Final Optical Element Flux and Temperature Measurements Masdar Institute of Science & Technology United Arab Emirates
Sarwar, Jawad J. Sarwar, K. Kakosimos, T. Shrouf Characterization of Thermal Performance and Optical Properties of a Material under Concentrated Radiation Using a High Flux Solar Simulator CSP Analysis and Simulation Software Tools Texas A&M University at Qatar Qatar
Schroedter-Homscheidt, Marion M. Schroedter-Homscheidt, S. Jung, M. Kosmale Classifying 1 Minute Temporal Variability in Global and Direct Normal Irradiances within Each Hour from Ground-Based Measurements Solar Resource Assessment German Aerospace Center (DLR) Germany
Tuominen, Pekko P. Tuominen, M. Tuononen Cloud Detection and Movement Estimation Based on Sky Camera Images Using Neural Networks and the Lucas-Kanade Method Solar Resource Assessment Vaisala Oyj Finland
Larrañeta, Miguel M. Larrañeta, I. Lillo-Bravo, S. Moreno-Tejera, M. Silva-Pérez Cloud Transient Characterization in Different Time Steps Solar Resource Assessment AICIA Spain
Grosjean, Antoine A. Grosjean, P. Neveu, L. Thomas Coatings Layers Optimization Following a Solar Spectrum Inside 2D Solar Thermal Collectors Parabolic Trough Systems PROMES-CNRS France
Giaconia, Alberto A. Giaconia, G. Caputo, F. Donato, D. Mazzei, F. Montagnino, F. Paredes Co-generation and Innovative Heat Storage Systems in Small-Medium CSP Plants for Distributed Energy Production Emerging Concepts ENEA Italy
Gastón, Martín M. Gastón, C. Fernández-Peruchena, H. Körnich, T. Landelius A Combination of HARMONIE Short Time Direct Normal Irradiance Forecasts and Machine Learning: The #hashtdim Procedure Solar Resource Assessment CENER Spain
Qureshi, Omer O. Qureshi, P. Armstrong, N. Calvet, M. Diago Combined Cycle with Intermediate Thermal Energy Storage (CITES) Power Cycles Masdar Institute of Science & Technology United Arab Emirates
Moghimi Ardekani, Mohammad M. Moghimi Ardekani, K.J. Craig, J. Meyer Combined Thermal, Optical and Economic Optimization of a Linear Fresnel Collector Linear Fresnel Systems University of Pretoria South Africa
Savoldi, Laura L. Savoldi, M. Cagnoli, D. Mazzei, M. Procopio, V. Russo Comparative Analysis of Evacuated and Non-evacuated Absorber Tube Receiver for a Commercial Linear Fresnel CSP System Linear Fresnel Systems Politecnico di Torino Italy
Kumar, Pramod P. Kumar Comparative Analysis of Working Fluids for Solar Driven VERS Emerging Concepts Indian Institute of Science India
Rodriguez-Serrano, Irene I. Rodriguez-Serrano, N. Caldés Gómez, C. Oltra Algado, R. Sala Escarrabill Comparing the Sustainability Impacts of Solar Thermal and Natural Gas Combined Cycle for Electricity Production in Mexico: Accounting for Decision Makers´ Priorities Policy and Marketing CIEMAT (Technical, Environmental and Energy research Centre) Spain
Rovira, Antonio A. Rovira Comparison of Different Technologies for Integrated Solar Combined Cycles: Parabolic Trough, Fresnel and Central Receiver Heating the Steam of the Rankine Cycle or the Air of the Gas Turbine Power Cycles Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia (UNED) Spain
Mutuberria, Amaia A. Mutuberria, M. Burisch, L. Gomez, I. Les Compensation of Tower Shadowing for Heliostat Efficiency Matrices Central Receiver Systems CENER Spain
Tapani, Antton A. Tapani, E. Hakkarainen, M. Tähtinen Computationally Efficient Heliostat Field Model for Dynamic Process Simulation CSP Analysis and Simulation Software Tools VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland Ltd. Finland
Montenon, Alaric A. Montenon, N. Fylaktos, F. Montagnino, C. Papanicolas, F. Paredes Concentrated Solar Power in the Built Environment Linear Fresnel Systems The Cyprus Institute Cyprus
Craig, Omotoyosi O. Craig, A. Brent, R. Dobson Concentrating Solar Power (CSP) Deployment Strategies in South Africa Policy and Marketing Stellenbosch University South Africa
Giaconia, Alberto A. Giaconia, G. Caputo, A. Galia, A. Ienna, D. Mazzei, B. Schiavo, O. Scialdone, L. Turchetti Conceptual Study of the Coupling of a Biorefinery Processfor Hydrothermal Liquefaction of Microalgae with a Concentrating Solar Power Plant Solar Fuels and Chemical Commodities ENEA-Casaccia Research Center Italy
Votyakov, Evgeny E. Votyakov, C. Papanicolas Consistent Multiphysics Simulation of a Central Tower CSP Plant as Applied to ISTORE CSP Analysis and Simulation Software Tools The Cyprus Institute Cyprus
Klüser, Lars L. Klüser, M. Schroedter-Homscheidt A Continuous Gap-free Satellite-derived Desert Dust Aerosol Dataset for Solar Energy Nowcasting Purposes Solar Resource Assessment German Aerospace Center (DLR) Germany
Bordja, Lyes L. Bordja Contribution and Numerical Modeling of a Cylindrical-parabolic Solar Collector Heat Transfer Fluids Université de Tébessa Algeria
Ammendola, Paola P. Ammendola, P. Bareschino, R. Chirone, P. Salatino, R. Solimene Controlling Thermal Properties of Dense Gas Fluidized Beds for Concentrated Solar Power by Internal and External Solids Circulation Thermal Energy Storage Istituto di Ricerche sulla Combustione (IRC) – CNR Italy
Ciocan, Alexandru A. Ciocan Control Strategy for Energy Storage Involving a Solar Concentrator with Stirling Engine, Wind Turbines and Photovoltaic Cells Dish/Engine Systems National R&D Institute for Cryogenics and Isotopic Technologies – ICIT Ramnicu Valcea Romania
Schroedter-Homscheidt, Marion M. Schroedter-Homscheidt, A. Arola, N. Killius, M. Lefèvre, L. Saboret, L. Wald, W. Wandji, E. Wey The Copernicus Atmosphere Monitoring Service (CAMS) Radiation Service in a Nutshell Solar Resource Assessment German Aerospace Center (DLR) Germany
Faik, Abdessamad A. Faik, B. D’Aguanno, Y. Grosu, I. Ortega-Fernández Corrosion Study for Different Sensible Heat Storage Materials and Heat Transfer Fluids Thermal Energy Storage CIC Energigune Spain
Hall, Colin C. Hall, C. Corsi, J. Coventry, D. Farrant, R. Pratt, J. Pye Cost Analysis of a Mini-Facet Heliostat Emerging Concepts University of South Australia Australia
Garcia-Barberena, Javier J. Garcia-Barberena, A. Bernardos, A. Mutuberria, L.G. Palacin, D. Pereira, A.R. Rocha, J.L. Sanz, M. Sánchez Coupled Optical and Thermal Detailed Simulations for the Accurate Evaluation and Performance Improvement of Molten Salts Solar Towers CSP Analysis and Simulation Software Tools CENER Spain
Lu, Jin You J.Y. Lu, A. Raza Coupled Plasmonic Nanocomposite and Metallic Film as Perfect Solar Absorbers Advanced Materials and Manufacturing Masdar Institute of Science & Technology United Arab Emirates
Bonanos, Aristides A. Bonanos, M.C. Georgiou, E. Guillen, C.N. Papanicolas CSP+D: The Case Study at the PROTEAS Facility Water Desalination and Detoxification The Cyprus Institute Cyprus
Gil Pujol, Antoni A. Gil Pujol, N. Calvet, D.S. Codd, B. Grange, V. Gutierrez Perez, A.H. Slocum, M. Tetreault-Friend CSPonD Demonstrative Project: Start-up Process of a 25kW Prototype Emerging Concepts Massachusetts Institute of Technology United States of America
Jamrani, Abderrahim A. Jamrani A CSP/PV Hybrid Solution Emerging Concepts Moroccan Agency for Solar Energy (MASEN) Morocco
Hoivik, Nils N. Hoivik, J. Barragan, E. Bellido Tirado, P. Bergan, P. Blanco, N. Calvet, C. Greiner, G. Skeie Demonstration of EnergyNest Thermal Energy Storage(TES) Technology Thermal Energy Storage EnergyNest AS Norway
Bugliaro, Luca L. Bugliaro, A. Kazantzidis, S. Wilbert Derivation and Forecast of Circumsolar Radiation from Whole-sky Cameras and Satellite Sensors Solar Resource Assessment German Aerospace Center (DLR) Germany
Cumpston, Jeffrey J. Cumpston, J. Coventry Derivation of Error Sources for Experimentally DerivedHeliostat Shapes Central Receiver Systems RWTH Aachen Germany
Xu, Ershu E. Xu, X. Wang, H. Xu, D. Zhao, L. Zhu The Design and Dynamic Simulation of Badaling 1MW Parabolic Trough Solar Thermal Power Plant Parabolic Trough Systems Chinese Academy of Sciences, Institute of Electrical Engineering China
Hachicha, Ahmed Amine A.A. Hachicha, M. Tawalbeh Design and Modeling of a Novel Integrated CSP Membrane Distillation Desalination System Water Desalination and Detoxification University of Sharjah United Arab Emirates
Leray, Cédric C. Leray, P. Chéreau, M. Ferrato, A. Ferriere, G. Olalde, J. Peroy, A. Toutant Design and Proof of Concept of an Innovative Very High Temperature Ceramic Solar Absorber Central Receiver Systems PROMES-CNRS France
Collins, Mike M. Collins, A. Burton, D. Potter Design and Simulation of a Sensor for Heliostat Field Closed Loop Control Central Receiver Systems CSIRO Australia
Kim, Jin-Soo J. Kim, C. Corsi, A. Kumar Design Boundaries of Large-Scale Falling Particle Receivers Central Receiver Systems CSIRO Australia
Gil Pujol, Antoni A. Gil Pujol, N. Calvet, D.S. Codd, A.H. Slocum, D. Trumper Design, Construction and Control of a Thermal Insulating Element to Operate a 25 kW CSPonD Prototype Emerging Concepts Massachusetts Institute of Technology United States of America
Azizian, Kian K. Azizian, R. Hessami, M. Yaghoubi Design, Manufacturing and Installation of a New 100 m (L) Solar Parabolic Collector in Shiraz, Iran Parabolic Trough Systems Shiraz University Iran
Abdiwe, Ramadan R. Abdiwe, M. Haider Design of an Ammonia Closed-Loop Storage System in a CSP Power Plant with a Power Tower Cavity Receiver Thermochemical Energy Storage Technical University of Vienna Austria
Hachicha, Ahmed Amine A.A. Hachicha, M. Tawalbeh Design of a New Concentrated Photovoltaic System Under UAE Conditions Emerging Concepts University of Sharjah United Arab Emirates
Tonnellier, Xavier X. Tonnellier, C. Sansom Design of a Novel Dip Coating System for the Manufacture of Glass and Metal Tubes Advanced Materials and Manufacturing Precision Engineering Institute United Kingdom
Gong, Bo B. Gong, Z. Wang, Z. Wei Design Wind and Sandstorm Loads on Trough Collectors in Fields Parabolic Trough Systems Chinese Academy of Sciences, Institute of Electrical Engineering China
An, Xuehui X. An, J. Cheng, T. Su, P. Zhang Determination of Thermal Physical Properties of Alkali Fluoride/ Carbonate Eutectic Molten Salt Heat Transfer Fluids Shanghai Institute of Applied Physics China
Lopez Carvajal, Javier J. Lopez Carvajal, T. Altmann, J.M. Barea, J. Barragan Developer View of the CSP Evolution Policy and Marketing ACWA Power United Arab Emirates
Laubscher, Henk H. Laubscher, F. Dinter, T. Von Backström Developing a Cost Effective Rock Bed Thermal Energy Storage System: Design and Modelling Thermal Energy Storage Stellenbosch University South Africa
Sakellariou, Kyriaki G. K.G. Sakellariou, C.J. Abanades, Y.A. Criado, G. Karagiannakis, N.I. Tsongidis Development and Evaluation of CaO-based Materials for Thermochemical Energy Storage Based on the CaO/Ca(OH)2 Reaction Couple Thermochemical Energy Storage Aerosol & Particle Technology Laboratory, CPERI/CERTH Greece
Cho, Hyunseok H. Cho, N. Gokon, Y.H. Kang, J.K. Kim, T. Kodama, S.N. Lee Development and Experimental Study for Hydrogen Production from the Thermochemical Two-step Water Splitting Cycles with a CeO2 Coated New Foam Device Design Using Solar Furnace System Solar Fuels and Chemical Commodities Niigata University Japan
Hansson, Linus L. Hansson, R. Guédez, K. Larchet, B. Laumert Development and Implementation of a Dynamic TES Dispatch Control Component in a PV-CSP Techno-Economic Performance Modelling Tool CSP Analysis and Simulation Software Tools KTH Royal Institute of Technology Sweden
Haack, Lukas L. Haack, A. Kather, R. Peniche, L. Sommer Development of a CSP Plant Energy Yield Calculation Tool Applying Predictive Models to Analyze Plant Performance Sensitivities CSP Analysis and Simulation Software Tools Suntrace GmbH Germany
Vidal, Frederic F. Vidal, R. Albert, B. Chandez Development of an Alternative Low-Cost Solar Collector Working at Medium Temperature (150 – 250°C) Parabolic Trough Systems CEA France
Coventry, Joe J. Coventry, M. Arjomandi, C. Asselineau, A. Chinnici, C. Corsi, D. Davis, J. Kim, A. Kumar, W. Lipinski, W. Logie, G. Nathan, J. Pye, W. Saw Development of ASTRI High-temperature Solar Receivers Central Receiver Systems Australian National University Australia
Yellowhair, Julius J. Yellowhair Development of Levelized Cost of Mirror Optics (LCOMO) for Evaluation of Collectors Central Receiver Systems Sandia National Laboratories United states
Zhu, Guangdong G. Zhu Development of Thermal-application Models on Parabolic Trough and Linear Fresnel Technologies in the System Advisor Model (SAM) Process Heat National Renewable Energy Laboratory United States of America
Pérez Trujillo, Francisco Javier F.J. Pérez Trujillo, V. Encinas Sánchez, G. García Martín, M.I. Lasanta Carrasco, M.T. de Miguel Gamo Dip-coated ZrO2-Y2O3 Coatings Tested in Molten Salts for CSP Applications Advanced Materials and Manufacturing Universidad Complutense de Madrid Spain
Tregambi, Claudio C. Tregambi, F. Montagnaro, P. Salatino, R. Solimene Directly Irradiated Fluidized Bed Reactors for Thermochemical Processing and Energy Storage: Application to Calcium Looping Thermochemical Energy Storage Università degli Studi di Napoli Federico II Italy
Raza, Aikifa A. Raza Direct Solar Steam Generation with Heat-concentrated Porous Absorber Water Desalination and Detoxification Masdar Institute of Science & Technology United Arab Emirates
Zheng, Richard R. Zheng, D. Brown, D. Caldwell, R. Dagle, R. Diver, B. Fritz, P. Humble, A. Paul, R. Wegeng Dish-STARS(TM) Integrated Solar Thermochemical Reaction System for Steam Methane Reforming Solar Fuels and Chemical Commodities Pacifc Northwest National Laboratory United States of America
Zhang, Jianhan J. Zhang, C. Lin A DSG Parabolic Trough Collector System for Industry Parabolic Trough Systems Chinese Academy of Sciences, Institute of Electrical Engineering China
El Hefni, Baligh B. El Hefni, C. Bourdil Dynamic Detailed Model of a Molten Salt Tower Receiver, with ThermoSysPro Library Impacts of Several Failures or Operational Transients on the Receiver Dynamic Behavior Central Receiver Systems EDF France
Ko, Gaëlle G. Ko, Y. Coulibaly, P. Neveu, K.E. N’Tsoukpoe Dynamic Modeling and Adapted Design of a Low Cost Linear Fresnel Power Plant for Rural Areas in West Africa Linear Fresnel Systems Laboratoire Energie Solaire et Economie d’Energie (LESEE) Burkina Faso
Solimene, Roberto R. Solimene, R. Chirone, P. Salatino Dynamic Modeling of a Solar Receiver/Thermal Energy Storage System Based on a Compartmented Dense Gas Fluidized Bed Thermal Energy Storage Istituto di Ricerche sulla Combustione (IRC) – CNR Italy
Yang, Zijiang Z. Yang, Z. Li, X. Li, J. Lu, Z. Wang, Q. Zhang Dynamic Modeling of Badaling Molten Salt Tower CSP Pilot Plant CSP Analysis and Simulation Software Tools EDF China
Flesch, Robert R. Flesch, G. Augsburger, M. Clark, J. Hackmann, D. Högemann, P. Schwarzbözl, R. Uhlig Dynamic Modeling of Molten Salt Power Towers Central Receiver Systems German Aerospace Center (DLR) Germany
Hakkarainen, Elina E. Hakkarainen, J. Lappalainen, T. Sihvonen Dynamic Modelling and Simulation of CSP Plant Based on Supercritical Carbon Dioxide Closed Brayton Cycle Heat Transfer Fluids VTT Technical Research Center Finland
Pérez Trujillo, Francisco Javier F.J. Pérez Trujillo, V. Encinas Sánchez, G. García Martín, M.I. Lasanta Carrasco, M.T. de Miguel Gamo Dynamic Pilot Plant Facility for Applications in CSP: Evaluation of Corrosion Resistance of A516 in a Nitrate Molten Salt Mixture Reliability and Service Life Prediction of Components Universidad Complutense de Madrid Spain
Vuillerme, Valery V. Vuillerme Dynamic Simulations of Parabolic Trough Solar Fields Using Direct Steam Generation: Cross Validation and Coupled Approach CSP Analysis and Simulation Software Tools CEA France
Villasante, Cristobal C. Villasante, M. Burisch, D. Olasolo, I. Santana EASY – Low-cost Cable Driven Heliostat: Setup and Characterization Central Receiver Systems IK4-TEKNIKER Spain
Pérez-Aparicio, Elena E. Pérez-Aparicio, I. Lillo-Bravo, S. Moreno-Tejera, M.A. Silva-Pérez Economical and Environmental Analysis of Thermal and Photovoltaic Solar Energy as Source of Heat for Industrial Processes Process Heat AICIA Spain
Dowling, Alexander A. Dowling, A. Dyreson, F. Miller, V. Zavala Economic Assessment and Optimal Operation of CSP Systems with TES in California Electricity Markets CSP Analysis and Simulation Software Tools University of Wisconsin-Madison United States of America
Servert, Jorge J. Servert, E. Cerrajero, D. López Economic Performance of Firm and Dispatchable Hybridized Solar Energy in Target Markets Emerging Concepts IDIE Spain
Pidaparthi, Arvind Sastry A.S. Pidaparthi, J. Hoffmann Effect of Heliostat Size on the Levelized Cost of Electricity for Power Towers Central Receiver Systems Stellenbosch University South Africa
AlQaydi, Muna M. AlQaydi, S. Almheiri, N. Calvet, T. Delclos Effect of Sand and Method of Mixing on Molten Salt Properties for an Open Direct Absorption Solar Receiver/Storage System Thermal Energy Storage Masdar Institute of Science & Technology United Arab Emirates
Shelton, John J. Shelton, K. Giridhar, D. Vasametti The Effects of Alumina Nanoparticles on Morphological and Thermodynamic Characteristics in Solar Salt Heat Transfer Fluids Heat Transfer Fluids Northern Illinois University United States of America
Villalobos, Uver U. Villalobos, N. Calvet, T. Delclos Elaboration of Low-cost Solid Storage Media for Thermal Energy Storage Application Based on Steel Slag Industrial Waste Advanced Materials and Manufacturing Masdar Institute of Science & Technology United Arab Emirates
Wieghardt, Kai K. Wieghardt, V. Dohmen, K. Funken, P. Hilger, B. Hoffschmidt, D. Laaber Engineering and Erection of a 300kW High-Flux Solar Simulator Reliability and Service Life Prediction of Components German Aerospace Center (DLR) Germany
Zhu, Shilei S. Zhu The Enhancement on Heat Capacity of Nitrate Salt Heat Storage Materials by Doping SiO2 Nanoparticles Heat Transfer Fluids School of Materials Science and Engineering, Wuhan University of Technology China
Heller, Lukas L. Heller, J. Hoffmann Enhancements to the Hybrid Pressurized Air Receiver (HPAR) Concept in the SUNDISC Cycle Central Receiver Systems Stellenbosch University South Africa
Larchet, Kevin K. Larchet, L. Gustavsson, R. Guédez, M. Hedlund, B. Laumert, A. Machirant, M. Topel Enhancing Economic Competiveness of Dish Stirling Technology through Production Volume and Localization: Case Study for Morocco Dish/Engine Systems KTH Royal Institute of Technology Sweden
Agostini, Alessandro A. Agostini, T. Crescenzi, M. Lanchi, D. Mele, A. Miliozzi, M. Misceo Environmental Impacts of a Solar Dish Coupled with a Micro-gas Turbine for Electric Power Generation Dish/Engine Systems ENEA Italy
Yao, Fan F. Yao Erosion Experimental System Design and Experimental Research of High Temperature Molten Salt Heat Transfer Fluids Xi’an Jiaotong University China
Gaggioli, Walter W. Gaggioli, T. Bauer, E. Rojas, S. Sau European Energy Research Alliance – Joint Program CSP Linking Sub-programme Thermal Energy Storage and STAGE-STE Project Thermal Energy Storage ENEA – C.R. Casaccia Italy
Milani, Rodrigo R. Milani, S. Hoffmann, A. Szklo Evaluating Options for the Hybridization of Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) and Biomass Through Gasification in the Brazilian Semi-arid Emerging Concepts PPE – COPPE/UFRJ Brazil
Khivsara, Sagar S. Khivsara, P. Dutta, C. Ho, S. Kedare, J. Ortega, S. Saha, S. Sharma, S. Singh Evaluation of a Helical Coiled Tubular Solar Receiver for Supercritical Carbon Dioxide Brayton Cycle Central Receiver Systems Indian Institute of Science India
Zoschke, Theda T. Zoschke, T. Fluri, B. Seubert Evaluation of Different Operating Strategies to Integrate Storage in a Linear Fresnel ORC Power Plant Linear Fresnel Systems Fraunhofer ISE Germany
Iqbal, Zaki Z. Iqbal, A. Ozturk Evaluation of Energy Yield for Fixed Linear Fresnel Reflectors Type Concentrated Solar Power System in the UAE Linear Fresnel Systems RAK Research and Innovation Center, American University of RAK United Arab Emirates
Kazantzidis, Andreas A. Kazantzidis Evaluation of Enhancement Events of Solar Irradiance Due to the Presence of Clouds At Patras (Eastern Mediterranean) Solar Resource Assessment University of Patras Greece
Post, Alexander A. Post, A. Beath, R. Persky, E. Sauret Evaluation of Power Block Arrangements for 100MW Scale Concentrated Solar Thermal Power Generation Using Top-Down Design Central Receiver Systems CSIRO Australia
Vuilleumier, Laurent L. Vuilleumier, J. Badosa, P. Blanc, A. Kazantzidis, F. Vignola Evaluation of Rotating Shadowband Irradiometer Accuracy Solar Resource Assessment MeteoSwiss Switzerland
Casado-Rubio, Jose-Luis J. Casado-Rubio, C.M. Fernández-Peruchena, M. Gastón, I. Martínez, M. Postigo, M.A. Revuelta, C. Robles-González Evaluation of the Accuracy of GHI and DNI Forecasts by IFS and Harmonie Models Over Spain Emerging Concepts AEMET Spain
Kim, Jin-Young J. Kim, Y. Kang, C.K. Kim, S. Kim, H. Kim, S. Lee, C. Yun Evaluation of WRF Model-derived Direct Irradiance for Solar Thermal Resource Assessment over South Korea Solar Resource Assessment Korea Institute of Energy Research Korea (South)
Bourdil, Charles C. Bourdil Evolution of Solar Plants Valorization in Energy-only Electricity Markets with High Renewable Share: Case Studies in Spain Grid Integration and Transmission EDF France
Nielsen, Kristian Pagh K.P. Nielsen, P. Blanc, M. Blanco, R. Meyer, L. Ramirez, F. Vignola Excerpts from the Report: “BeyondTMY – Meteorological Data Sets for CSP/STE Performance Simulations” Solar Resource Assessment DMI Denmark
Kumar, Pramod P. Kumar Expander Options for a Simple Recuperated S-CO2 Brayton Cycle for CSP Applications Power Cycles Indian Institute of Science India
Krüger, Dirk D. Krüger, M.M.R. Al-Najami, M. Berger, K. Hennecke, M. Mokhtar, L. Willwerth, C. Zahler Experiences with Industrial Solar Process Steam Generation in Jordan Process Heat German Aerospace Center (DLR) Germany
Johnson, Maike M. Johnson, M. Fiß, S. Hübner, C. Reichmann, M. Schönberger Experimental Analysis of the Performance of Optimized Fin Structures in a Latent Heat Energy Storage Test Rig Thermal Energy Storage German Aerospace Center (DLR) Germany
Yang, Bei B. Yang, F. Bai, Y. Wang, Z. Wang Experimental and Numerical Investigation of a Packed-bed Thermal Energy Storage Device Thermal Energy Storage Chinese Academy of Sciences, Institute of Electrical Engineering China
Yang, Tianfeng T. Yang Experimental and Simulation Study of an Inclined-plate Particle Receiver for Solar Beam-down Concentrators Thermal Energy Storage Zhejiang University China
André, Laurie L. André, S. Abanades, L. Cassayre Experimental and Thermodynamic Study of Co-Fe and Mn-Fe Based Mixed Metal Oxides for Thermochemical Energy Storage Application Thermochemical Energy Storage PROMES-CNRS France
Wei, Gaosheng G. Wei, L. Chen, X. Du, P. Huang, C. Xu Experimental Investigations on Radiative Properties of Two Kinds of Open-cell Porous Ceramic Materials Central Receiver Systems North China Electric Power University China
Ali, Basil H. B.H. Ali, H. H.ALkayiem Experimental Model of a Solar Power Tower Plant Using Evacuated Tube Receiver Central Receiver Systems UTP Malaysia
Tescari, Stefania S. Tescari, C. Agrafiotis, S. Breuer, G. Karagiannakis, A. Konstandopoulos, J. Marcher, C. Pagkoura, M. Roeb, C. Sattler, A. Singh, L. de Oliveira Experimental Proof of Concept of a Pilot-Scale Thermochemical Storage Unit Thermochemical Energy Storage German Aerospace Center (DLR) Germany
Seubert, Bernhard B. Seubert, T. Fluri, R. Müller, D. Willert Experimental Results from a Laboratory-Scale Molten Salt Thermocline Storage Thermal Energy Storage Fraunhofer ISE Germany
Sun, Feihu F. Sun, F. Bai, M. Guo, Z. Wang, G. Yuan Experimental Study of Concentrated Gaussian Solar Flux Density Over the Receiver Aperture Flux and Temperature Measurements Chinese Academy of Sciences, Institute of Electrical Engineering China
Wang, Tianjian T. Wang Experimental Study of Quartz Tube Falling Particle Air Receiver Central Receiver Systems Chinese Academy of Sciences, Institute of Electrical Engineering China
Du, Xiaoze X. Du, H. Guo, G. Wei, C. Xu, L. Yang Experimental Study on Eutectic Carbonates/expanded Graphite for Thermal Energy Storage Thermal Energy Storage North China Electric Power University China
Pye, John J. Pye, E. Abbasi, C. Asselineau, G. Burgess, J. Coventry, G. Hughes, W. Logie, F. Venn, J. Zapata Experimental Testing of a High-Flux Cavity Receiver Emerging Concepts Australian National University Australia
Gaggioli, Walter W. Gaggioli, P. Di Ascenzi, F. Fabrizi, L. Rinaldi Experimental Tests About the Cooling/Freezing of the Molten Salts in the Receiver Tubes of a Solar Power Plant with Parabolic Trough Parabolic Trough Systems ENEA – C.R. Casaccia Italy
Caliot, Cyril C. Caliot, G. Flamant, A. Kribus, S. Mey Experimental Validation of a Model for High Temperature Solar Volumetric Absorbers Central Receiver Systems CNRS-PROMES France
Bruno, Frank F. Bruno, M. Belusko, W. Saman A Facility for Testing High Temperature Thermal Storage Systems Thermal Energy Storage University of South Australia Australia
Zilanlı, Gülin Acarol G.A. Zilanlı, A. Eray Feasibility Study of Dish/Stirling Power Systems in Turkey CSP Analysis and Simulation Software Tools Hacettepe University Turkey
Schlipf, Dominik D. Schlipf, E. Faust, H. Maier, G. Schneider First Operational Results of a High Temperature Energy Storage with Packed Bed and Integration Potential in CSP Plants Thermal Energy Storage enolcon gmbh Germany
Hirsch, Tobias T. Hirsch, C. Bachelier, J. Dersch, M. Eck, T. Fluri, S. Giuliano, O. Goebel, L. González, U. Haller, R. Meyer, M. Puppe, C. Rau, H. Schenk, N. Schmidt, M. Seitz, B. Westphal, E. Yildiz, Q. Yu The First Version of The SolarPACES Guideline for Bankable STE Yield Assessment CSP Analysis and Simulation Software Tools German Aerospace Center (DLR) Germany
Lu, Zhao Z. Lu, M. Arjomandi, A. Chinnici, M. Jafarian, G. Nathan Flow Behavior Inside a Novel Rotating Fluidized Bed for Solar Gasification of Biomass Emerging Concepts The University of Adelaide Australia
Boddupalli, Nibodh N. Boddupalli, L. Chandra, V. Goenka Fluid Flow Analysis Behind Heliostat Using LES and RANS: A Step Towards Optimized Field Design in Desert Regions Emerging Concepts Indian Institute of Technology Jodhpur India
Janotte, Nicole N. Janotte, E. Lüpfert, K. Pottler, M. Schmitz Full Parabolic Trough Qualification from Prototype to Demonstration Loop Parabolic Trough Systems German Aerospace Center (DLR) Germany
Garcia-Moya, Jose A J.A. Garcia-Moya Gamma-SREPS: AEMET New Mesoscale Ensemble Prediction System for Solar Radiation Fluxes Probabilistic Forecast Emerging Concepts AEMET Spain
Peng, Xinyue X. Peng, C. Maravelias, T. Root A General Model for Techno-Economic Analysis of CSP Plants with Thermochemical Energy Storage Systems Thermal Energy Storage University of Wisconsin-Madison United States of America
Obermeier, Jonas J. Obermeier, K. Müller General Thermodynamic Evaluation of Thermochemical Energy Storage Systems for Solar Thermal Power Plants Thermochemical Energy Storage Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg Germany
Asselineau, Charles-Alexis C. Asselineau, C. Corsi, J. Coventry, J. Pye Geometrical Exploration of a Flux-Optimised Sodium Receiver through Multi-Objective Optimisation Central Receiver Systems ANU STG Australia
Ibarra, Mercedes M. Ibarra, A. Al Rished, H. Ghedira, I. Gherloudj Geospatial Assessment of Solar Energy Potential for Utility Scale Parabolic Trough Collector Power Plant in Saudi Arabia CSP Analysis and Simulation Software Tools Masdar Institute / Research Center for Renewable Energy Mapping and Assessment United Arab Emirates
Gimenez Gavarrell, Pau P. Gimenez Gavarrell Glass Encapsulated Phase Change Materials for High Energy Density Thermal Energy Storage Thermal Energy Storage Abengoa Research Spain
Sallaberry, Fabienne F. Sallaberry, A. Bohren, S. Fischer, L. Gomez Palacin, J. Leon, L. Valenzuela Harmonization of Standards for Parabolic Trough Collector Testing in Solar Thermal Power Plants Parabolic Trough Systems CENER Spain
Reyes Belmonte, Miguel Angel M.A. Reyes Belmonte, H. Benoit, G. Flamant, F. Gomez Garcia, J. Gonzalez Aguilar, M. Romero Heat Exchanger Modelling in Central Receiver Solar Power Plant Using Dense Particle Suspension Central Receiver Systems IMDEA Energy Spain
Fernández-Torrijos, Maria M. Fernández-Torrijos, C. Marugán-Cruz, D. Santana, C. Sobrino Heat Transfer Experiments with a Central Receiver Tube Subjected to Unsteady and Non-uniform Heat Flux Flux and Temperature Measurements Universidad Carlos III de Madrid Spain
Mohammedi, Kamal K. Mohammedi, O. Behar, S. Boudaoud, A. Khellaf, N. Yamani Heat Transfer Fluids Performances Comparative Study for the Implementation of a Central Receiver Hybrid Solar/Gas Power Plant: Molten Salts vs Synthetic Oils Heat Transfer Fluids M Bougara University Algeria
Bartsch, Philipp P. Bartsch, S. Zunft Heat Transfer in Moving Bed Heat Exchangers for High Temperature Thermal Energy Storage Thermal Energy Storage German Aerospace Center (DLR) Germany
Weinrebe, Gerhard G. Weinrebe, M. Balz The Heliostat Field – Receiver Interface: Some Considerations Targeting At Clarity and Standardization Central Receiver Systems schlaich bergermann partner – sbp sonne gmbh Germany
Burisch, Michael M. Burisch, L. Gomez, D. Olasolo, C. Villasante Heliostat Kinematic System Calibration Using Uncalibrated Cameras Central Receiver Systems CENER Spain
Flesch, Jonathan J. Flesch, J. De Geus, L. Marocco, G. Moumin, K. Niedermeier, T. Wetzel HFM Based Device for the Measurement of High Solar Heat Flux Densities with Superimposed Linear and Rotational Scanning Motion Flux and Temperature Measurements Karlsruhe Institute of Technology Germany
Pan, We W. Pan, T. Brennan, C. Chen, G. Cohen, R. Norwood, G. Stecker, D. Tweet A High Efficient Parabolic Hybrid CSP-CPV Solar Collector System Parabolic Trough Systems Sharp Labs of America United States of America
Furler, Philipp P. Furler, T. Cooper, P. Haueter, D. Marxer, A. Steinfeld A High-flux Optical Valve for Quasi-continuous Solar Thermochemical Splitting of CO2 and H2O with Alternating Redox Reactions Thermochemical Energy Storage ETH Zurich Switzerland
Ho, Clifford C. Ho, S. Abdel-Khalik, H. Al-Ansary, J. Christian, A. El-Leathy, B. Gobereit, M. Golob, S. Jeter, C. Nguyen, K. Repole, N. Siegel, J. Yellowhair Highlights of the High-Temperature Falling Particle Receiver Project: 2012 – 2016 Central Receiver Systems Sandia National Laboratories United States of America
Thelen, Martin M. Thelen, G. Dibowski, C. Raeder, C. Willsch A High-Resolution Optical Measurement System for Rapid Acquisition of Radiation Flux Density Maps Flux and Temperature Measurements German Aerospace Center (DLR) Germany
Henry, Asegun A. Henry, G. Wilk High Temperature Concentrated Solar Power Using Liquid Metal: Cost Analysis Emerging Concepts Georgia Institute of Technology United States of America
Henry, Asegun A. Henry High Temperature Concentrated Solar Power Using Liquid Metal: Proof of Principle for Key Components Emerging Concepts Georgia Institute of Technology United States of America
Bellouard, Quentin Q. Bellouard, S. Abanades, N. Dupassieux, S. Rodat A High Temperature Drop-tube and Packed-bed Solar Reactor for Continuous Biomass Gasification Solar Fuels and Chemical Commodities CEA-INES France
Giovannelli, Ambra A. Giovannelli, E.M. Archilei, M.A. Bashir High-Temperature Solar Receiver Integrated with a Short-Term Storage System Dish/Engine Systems University of ROMA TRE Italy
Shimizu, Makoto M. Shimizu, T. Abe, F. Iguchi, H. Yugami High-temperature Solar Selective Absorbers Based on a Transparent Conductive Oxide Film Coated Periodic Micro-hole Array Advanced Materials and Manufacturing Graduate School of Engineering, Tohoku University Japan
Zavattoni, Simone S. Zavattoni, M. Barbato, L. Geissbühler, A. Haselbacher, A. Steinfeld, G. Zanganeh High-Temperature Thermocline TES Combining Sensible and Latent Heat – CFD Modeling and Experimental Validation Thermal Energy Storage SUPSI Switzerland
Giaconia, Alberto A. Giaconia Hybridized CSP Plants Based on Linear Focusing Molten Salts Technology for Distributed Multi-purpose Applications: The Project MATS Emerging Concepts ENEA Italy
Lindh, Johan J. Lindh, P. Eskilson, M. Mantelli, M. Marengo, M. Nilsson, T. Uhlmann Hybrid Stirling Systems: Development of a Solar/Combustion Thermosyphon Receiver Dish/Engine Systems Cleanergy AB Sweden
Zahler, James J. Zahler, E. Schiff Hybrid Thermal-photovoltaic Collectors for Enhanced Conversion of the Solar Spectrum Emerging Concepts ARPA-E United States of America
Lang, Christoph C. Lang, M. Belkheir, C. Davidson, B. Holden, B. Hook, E. Kim Hydrogen Reduction in Heat Transfer Fluid in Parabolic Trough CSP Plants Reliability and Service Life Prediction of Components Dow Chemical Switzerland
Lorentzou, Souzana S. Lorentzou, G. Karagiannakis HYDROSOL-PLANT Project: From Micro to Macro Scale Solar Fuels and Chemical Commodities Aerosol & Particle Technology Laboratory, CPERI/CERTH Greece
Kim, Jin-Soo J. Kim, W. Gardner, D. Potter, Y.C. Soo Too, R. Vasquez Padilla Ideal Heat Transfer Conditions for Tubular Solar Receivers with Different Design Constraints Central Receiver Systems CSIRO Australia
Tuononen, Minttu M. Tuononen, E. Grimit, E. Hakkarainen Importance of Irradiance Forecast Accuracy for CSP Power Plant Operability in Different Markets Solar Resource Assessment Finnish Meteorological Institute / Vaisala Finland
Collado, Francisco J. F.J. Collado, J. Guallar Improved Heliostat Field Design for Solar Tower Plants Central Receiver Systems Universidad de Zaragoza Spain
Monterreal, Rafael R. Monterreal, R. Enrique, J. Fernandez-Reche An Improved Methodology for Heliostat Testing and Evaluation at the Plataforma Solar de Almería Central Receiver Systems CIEMAT- PSA Spain
Raccurt, Olivier O. Raccurt, D. Bourdon, J. Braillon, A. Disdier, A. Maccari, F. Matino, A. Stollo In Air Durability Study of Solar Selective Coating for Parabolic Trough Technology Reliability and Service Life Prediction of Components CEA LITEN – INES France
Fernández-Peruchena, Carlos M C.M. Fernández-Peruchena, J.L. Casado-Rubio, J.A. García-Moya, M. Gaston, I. Martinez-Marco, M. Schroedter-Homscheidt Increasing the Temporal Resolution of Direct Normal Solar Irradiance Forecasted Series Solar Resource Assessment CENER Spain
Stadler, Hannes H. Stadler, T. Faber, P. Schwarzbözl Influence of the Receiver Geometry on the Air Return Ratio of Open Volumetric Receivers – A CFD Analysis Central Receiver Systems German Aerospace Center (DLR) Germany
Beath, Andrew A. Beath, M. Blanco, M. Meybodi, L. Santigosa Influence of Time Resolution in Solar Data on the Prediction of Lifetime Performance for CSP Plants Solar Resource Assessment CSIRO Australia
Galazutdinova, Yana Y. Galazutdinova, M. Grageda Inorganic Low-cost Material for Latent Thermal Energy Storage (TES) Thermal Energy Storage Universidad de Antofagasta Chile
Torres-Mendieta, Rafael R. Torres-Mendieta, P. Andres, J.E. Julia, J. Lancis, O. Mendoza-Yero, G. Minguez-Vega, R. Mondragon, V. Puerto-Belda In Situ Fabrication of a Solar Nanofluid by a Femtosecond Laser Ablation of Tin in Ethylene Glycol Heat Transfer Fluids Universitat Jaume I Spain
Rovira, Antonio A. Rovira, R. Barbero, S. Fernández, M. Muñoz, C. Sánchez Integrated Solar Combined Cycles Using Gas Turbines with Partial Recuperation and Solar Integration at Different Pressure Levels Power Cycles Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia (UNED) Spain
Suojanen, Suvi S. Suojanen, E. Hakkarainen, J. Kapela, A. Kettunen, J. Kovács, J. Paldanius, I. Selek, M. Tuononen, M. Tähtinen Integration of Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) and Circulating Fluidized Bed (CFB) Power Plants – Final Results of the COMBO-CFB Project Emerging Concepts VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland Ltd. Finland
Liberatore, Raffaele R. Liberatore, M. Ferrara, M. Lanchi, L. Turchetti Integration of Photovoltaic and Concentrated Solar Thermal Technologies for H2 Production by the Hybrid Sulfur Cycle Solar Fuels and Chemical Commodities ENEA Italy
Kim, Chang Ki C.K. Kim, H. Kim, C. Yun Intercomparison of Direct Normal Irradiance Derived by COMS Satellite Imagery Over the Korean Peninsula Solar Resource Assessment Korea Institute of Energy Research Korea (South)
Lubkoll, Matti M. Lubkoll, T.M. Harms, T.W. von Backström Introduction to Heat Transfer Test Setup for the SCRAP Receiver Linear Fresnel Systems Stellenbosch University South Africa
Freeman, Joshua J. Freeman, B. Shankar, G. Sundaram Inverse Kinematics of a Dual Linear Actuator Pitch/Roll Heliostat Central Receiver Systems Amrita University India
Bayon, Alicia A. Bayon, F. Bruno, J. Hinkley, M. Liu Investigation of Lithium Sulphate for High Temperature Thermal Energy Storage Thermal Energy Storage CSIRO Australia
Ghanadi, Farzin F. Ghanadi, M. Arjomandi, M. John Emes, R. Kelso, J. Yu Investigation of the Atmospheric Boundary Layer Characteristics on Gust Factor for the Calculation of Wind Load Reliability and Service Life Prediction of Components The University of Adelaide Australia
Wokon, Michael M. Wokon, T. Bauer, M. Linder Investigations on Thermochemical Energy Storage Based on Manganese-Iron Oxide in a Lab-Scale Reactor Thermochemical Energy Storage German Aerospace Center (DLR) Germany
Liao, Zhirong Z. Liao A Jet Impingement Central Receiver for Concentrated Solar Power Tower Central Receiver Systems Chinese Academy of Sciences, Institute of Electrical Engineering China
Baumann, Torsten T. Baumann, T. Doerbeck, F. Göhring, H. Stadler Jülich Solar Power Tower – System Behavior During Downtime Central Receiver Systems German Aerospace Center (DLR) Germany
Dieckmann, Simon S. Dieckmann, J. Dersch, S. Giuliano, K. Hennecke, E. Lüpfert, R. Pitz-Paal, M. Puppe, P. Ralon, M. Taylor LCOE Reduction Potential of Parabolic Trough and Solar Tower CSP Technology until 2025 CSP Analysis and Simulation Software Tools German Aerospace Center (DLR) Germany
Jerman, Ivan I. Jerman, Y. Binyamin, F. Merzel Lifetime Assessment of Concentrated Solar Power Plant Absorber Surfaces Reliability and Service Life Prediction of Components National Institute of Chemistry Slovenia
Hering, Wolfgang W. Hering, N. Dies de los Rios Ramos, R. Stieglitz Liquid Metal for Heat Transfer – Design Requirements to Avoid Risks Heat Transfer Fluids Karlsruhe Institute of Technology Germany
Glatzmaier, Greg G. Glatzmaier, R. Cable, M. Newmarker Long-Term Heating to Improve Receiver Performance Parabolic Trough Systems National Renewable Energy Laboratory United States of America
Blanco, Manuel M. Blanco, M.J. Cobo, C. Corsi Mapping the CST Research Landscape. Preliminary Results Concerning Solar Tower Technology Central Receiver Systems CSIRO Australia
Gupta, Sunay S. Gupta, R. Guédez, B. Laumert Market Potential of Solar Thermal Enhanced Oil Recovery – A Techno-Economic Model for Issaran Oil Field in Egypt Enhanced Oil Recovery KTH Royal Institute of Technology Sweden
Calderón, Alejandro A. Calderón, C. Barreneche, A.I. Fernández, A. Palacios, C. Prieto, D. Pérez, A. Rodríguez, M. Segarra Material Based-design for High Temperature Sensible Heat Storage Using Solid Particle Materials Thermal Energy Storage University of Barcelona Spain
Bonk, Alexander A. Bonk, T. Bauer, M. Braun, C. Martin Material Investigations on the Thermal Stability of Solar Salt and Potential Filler Materials for Molten Salt Storage Thermal Energy Storage German Aerospace Center (DLR) Germany
Al-Ansary, Hany H. Al-Ansary, A. El-Leathy, A. Rizvi, T. Shafiq Measurement of Circumsolar Ratio in High Dust Loading Regions Using a Photographic Method Solar Resource Assessment King Saud University Saudi Arabia
Burton, Alex A. Burton A Method of Solar Field Layout Optimization Based on Crystal Formation CSP Analysis and Simulation Software Tools Sunopti Australia
Fernández-Peruchena, Carlos M C.M. Fernández-Peruchena, D. Bermejo, M. Gaston, V. Lara, S. Macías, S. Moreno, M. Pavón, J. Pulgar, L. Ramírez, M. Silva, R.X. Valenzuela, L.F. Zarzalejo A Methodology for Probabilistic Assessment of Solar Thermal Power Plants Yield Solar Resource Assessment CENER Spain
Montes, María José M.J. Montes, R. Abbas, J.M. Martínez-Val, J. Muñoz-Antón, A. Rovira Methodology for the Thermal Characterization of Linear Fresnel Collectors: Comparative of Different Configurations and Working Fluids Linear Fresnel Systems Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia (UNED) Spain
Ho, Clifford C. Ho, L. Horstman, T. Wendelin, J. Yellowhair A Method to Assess Flux Hazards at CSP Plants to Reduce Avian Mortality Central Receiver Systems Sandia National Laboratories United States of America
Saha, Sumit S. Saha Microturbines and Scroll Expanders for Small Scale Solar Driven Combined Power Cycles Power Cycles IISc India
Lecat, Florent F. Lecat MiniTrough – A Parabolic Trough Mini Pilot Plant for Research and Development Parabolic Trough Systems PROMES-CNRS France
Guan, Zhiqiang Z. Guan, H. Gurgenci, K. Hooman, S. Yu Mirror Surface Fouling Monitoring and Cleaning Requirements for CST Plants Power Cycles The University of Queensland Australia
Yu, Qiang Q. Yu Modeling and Analysis of Transient Performance of Solar Field of 1MWe Solar Parabolic Trough Power Plant Parabolic Trough Systems Chinese Academy of Sciences, Institute of Electrical Engineering China
Bouaddi, Sahar S. Bouaddi, I. Ahmed, O. Oumnsour Modeling and Prediction of Reflectance Loss in CSP Plants Using a Non Linear Autoregressive Model with Exogenous Inputs (NARX) CSP Analysis and Simulation Software Tools IBN ZOHR Morocco
Alaydaroos, Rawan R. Alaydaroos, M. Abutayeh, L. Aldhaheri, U. Imran, A. Mohiuddin, O.Z. Sharaf Modeling and Simulation of an Integrated Solar Combined Cycle (ISCC) using IPSEpro CSP Analysis and Simulation Software Tools Khalifa University United Arab Emirates
Mesonero, Ivan I. Mesonero, J. Febres, S. López, I. del Hoyo Modeling and Simulation of Fixed Bed Regenerators for the CAPTURE Project Central Receiver Systems IK4-TEKNIKER Spain
Sharaf, Omar Z. O.Z. Sharaf, M. Abutayeh Modeling and Simulation of Shams-1 Concentrated Solar Power Plant in Abu Dhabi using IPSEpro CSP Analysis and Simulation Software Tools Khalifa University United Arab Emirates
Leiva, Roberto R. Leiva, J.M. Cardemil, R. Escobar Modeling of Solar Polygeneration Plant Water Desalination and Detoxification PUC and UTFSM Chile
Valle-Hernández, Julio J. Valle-Hernández, A. Pacheco-Reyes, H. Romero Paredes-Rubio Modeling of the Steam Hydrolysis in a Two-Step Process for Hydrogen Production by Solar Concentrated Energy Solar Fuels and Chemical Commodities Universidad Autónoma del Estado de Hidalgo Mexico
Raush, Jonathan J. Raush, T. Chambers Modeling, Validation, and Performance Analysis of a Pilot Scale Solar Thermal Power Plant in Louisiana Parabolic Trough Systems University of Louisiana at Lafayette United States of America
Odenthal, Christian C. Odenthal, T. Bauer, N. Breidenbach Modelling and Operation Strategies of DLR’s Large Scale Thermocline Test Facility (TESIS) Thermal Energy Storage German Aerospace Center (DLR) Germany
Palacin, Luis G L.G. Palacin, A. Bernardos, M. Burisch, I. Les, A. Mutuberria, M. Sanchez Modelling and Simulation of Complex Receivers for CSP Technologies Based-on Ray-tracing Software CSP Analysis and Simulation Software Tools CENER Spain
de la Bat, Bernabe Jean Gerard B.J.G. de la Bat, R.T. Dobson Modelling, Simulation, Development and Testing of a 300 We Dual-generator Free-piston Stirling Engine Dish/Engine Systems University of Stellenbosch South Africa
Omaraa, Ehsan E. Omaraa, F. Bruno, M. Liu, W. Saman Modified T-History Method for Measuring Thermophysical Properties of Phase Change Materials at High Temperature Thermal Energy Storage University of South Australia Australia
You, Siliang S. You, S. Song Modular Beam Down Concentrated Solar Power Plant: Design and Experimental Facility Central Receiver Systems XinChen CSP Technology China
Muñoz Sánchez, Belén B. Muñoz Sánchez, M. Collares Pereira, A. García Romero, L. Guerreiro, J.E. Julia, J. Nieto Maestre Molten Salt Based Nanofluids Based on Solar Salt and Alumina Nanoparticles: An Industrial Approach Thermal Energy Storage TECNALIA R&I Spain
Hinrichs, Matthias M. Hinrichs, K. Federsel, J. Wortmann Molten Salt Chemistry in CSP Plants – Prediction of Salt Composition and Corrosivity During Lifetime of a CSP Plant Thermal Energy Storage BASF SE Germany
Yuasa, Minoru M. Yuasa, K. Hino Molten Salt Parabolic Trough System with Synthetic Oil Preheating Parabolic Trough Systems CHIYODA CORPORATION Japan
Poole, Ian I. Poole, F. Dinter A Molten Salt Tower Model used for Site Selection in South Africa using SAURAN Meteorological Data CSP Analysis and Simulation Software Tools Stellenbosch University South Africa
Terdalkar, Rahul R. Terdalkar, M. Clark, A. Das, R. DeRosa, L. Deng, D. Doupis Molten Salt Tower Receiver Plant Blackout Analysis CSP Analysis and Simulation Software Tools General Electric United States of America
Savoldi, Laura L. Savoldi, M. Cagnoli, A. Froio, R. Zanino, F. Zaversky A Multi-scale Approach for the Analysis of Open Volumetric Air Receivers Central Receiver Systems Politecnico di Torino Italy
Servert, Jorge J. Servert, D. López National Appropriate Mitigation Actions (NAMA) as a Tool to Support the Development of Solar Energy: NAMA “Solar Energy Development in Uzbekistan” the First of a Kind, Lessons Learned Policy and Marketing Solar Technology Advisors S.L. Spain
Noor Ullah, Sumaya S. Noor Ullah, J.Y. Lu, A. Raza, T. Zhang Near Perfect Light Absorption with Random Metal Nanoparticle-decorated Thin Film Solar Absorber Advanced Materials and Manufacturing Masdar Institute of Science & Technology United Arab Emirates
Echániz, Telmo T. Echániz, R.B. Pérez-Sáez, M.J. Tello Necessity of Emissivity Measurements of Solar Selective Stacks At Working Temperature Advanced Materials and Manufacturing Universidad del País Vasco Spain
Grieu, Stéphane S. Grieu, R. Chauvin, J. Nou, S. Thil A New Approach for Assessing the Clear-sky DNI in Real Time Solar Resource Assessment PROMES-CNRS France
Guerreiro, Luis L. Guerreiro, M. Collares Pereira, D. Laing, U. Nepustil New Concrete Mix for Thermal Storage Tested in Laboratory Thermal Energy Storage Chair Renewable Energies Portugal
Canavarro, Diogo D. Canavarro, J. Chaves, M. Collares-Pereira New Dual Asymmetric CEC Linear Fresnel Concentrator for Evacuated Tubular Receivers Linear Fresnel Systems University of Évora/Renewable Energies Chair Portugal
Vignola, Frank F. Vignola, P. Blanc, N. Geuder, C. Kern, J. Peterson, S. Wilbert A New Methodology for Adjusting Rotating Shadowband Irradiometer Measurements Solar Resource Assessment University of Oregon United States of America
Killius, Niels N. Killius, P. Blanc, L. Klueser, M. Schroedter-Homscheidt News from CAMS Radiation Service – the Probabilistic Cloud Retrieval APOLLO_NG Solar Resource Assessment German Aerospace Center (DLR) Germany
Martinez-Val, Jose Maria J.M. Martinez-Val, R. Abbas, M.J. Montes, J. Muñoz-Anton, A. Rovira, M. Valdes A New Thermal-solar Plant Configuration with Vertical Axis Emerging Concepts Universidad Politécnica de Madrid (UPM) Spain
Bern, Gregor G. Bern, A. Heimsath, P. Nitz, P. Schöttl Novel Imaging Closed Loop Control Strategy for Heliostats Central Receiver Systems Fraunhofer ISE Germany
Mills, Brantley B. Mills, J. Christian, C. Ho, G. Peacock Novel Particle Release Patterns for Increased Receiver Thermal Efficiency Central Receiver Systems Sandia National Laboratories United States of America
Lara Fanego, Vicente V. Lara Fanego, D. Bermejo, A. Bernardos García, C. Fernández Peruchena, M. Gastón Romero, S. Macías, S. Moreno, M. Pavón Contreras, J. Pulgar Rubio, L. Ramírez, M. Silva Pérez, R.X. Valenzuela, L.F. Zarzalejo A Novel Procedure for Generating Solar Irradiance TSYs Solar Resource Assessment SynerMet Weather Solutions Spain
Bellan, Selvan S. Bellan, N. Gokon, C. Hyun Cheok, T. Kodama, K. Matsubara Numerical Analysis of Fluid Flow and Heat Transfer During Melting Inside a Cylindrical Container for Thermal Energy Storage System Thermal Energy Storage Niigata University Japan
Wang, Yan Y. Wang Numerical and Experimental Investigation of Heat Transfer Performance of Composited Thermal Energy Storage Thermal Energy Storage Chinese Academy of Sciences, Institute of Electrical Engineering China
Cagnoli, Mattia M. Cagnoli, J. Fernandez Reche, M. Sanchez Gonzalez, L. Savoldi, F. Tarasco, R. Zanino Numerical Evaluation of Fatigue Lifetime of Tubular Receivers for CSP Plants Working with Air Central Receiver Systems Politecnico di Torino, Dipartimento Energia Italy
Tari, Ilker I. Tari, S. Bilyaz Numerical Investigation of Circulating Fluidized Sand Bed Solar Receiver Central Receiver Systems Middle East Technical University Turkey
Almsater, Saleh S. Almsater, F. Bruno, W. Saman Numerical Investigation of PCM in Vertical Triplex Tube Thermal Energy Storage System for CSP Applications Thermal Energy Storage University of South Australia Australia
Ghanadi, Farzin F. Ghanadi, M. Arjomandi, M. John Emes, R. Kelso, J. Yu Numerical Investigation of Wind Loads on an Operating Heliostat Reliability and Service Life Prediction of Components The University of Adelaide Australia
Soares, João J. Soares, A. Oliveira Numerical Simulation of a Hybrid CSP/Biomass 5 MWel Power Plant Emerging Concepts INEGI Portugal
Avila-Marin, Antonio A. Avila-Marin, C. Caliot, M. Casanova, J. Fernandez-Reche, G. Flamant Numerical Simulation of Convective Heat Transfer for Inline and Stagger Stacked Plain-Weave Wire Mesh Screens and Comparison with a Local Thermal Non-Equilibrium Model Central Receiver Systems CIEMAT- PSA Spain
Atia, Abdelmalek A. Atia Numerical Simulation of Natural Convection During Enhanced Oil Recovery by CO2 Injection Enhanced Oil Recovery Eloued University Algeria
Xu, Tingting T. Xu, X. Li, Z. Liao, J. Lu, C. Peniguel, Z. Wang, G. Zhang Numerical Study of Cold Filling and Tube Deformation in the Molten Salt Receiver Heat Transfer Fluids EDF (China) Holding Ltd. China
Chang, Chun C. Chang, Z. Wang Numerical Study on Molten Salt Heat Transfer Enhancement in a Receiver Tube of Parabolic Trough Solar Collector Parabolic Trough Systems Chinese Academy of Sciences, Institute of Electrical Engineering China
Ubieta Astigarraga, Eduardo E. Ubieta Astigarraga, I. Del Hoyo Arce, S. López, R. López-Martín, L. Valenzuela, V. de la Peña Aranguren Object-oriented Simulation Model of a Parabolic Trough Solar Collector: Static and Dynamic Validation Parabolic Trough Systems IK4-TEKNIKER Spain
Khaldi, Fouad F. Khaldi Off-design Performance Evaluation of Hassi R’Mel ISCC Power Plant Power Cycles University of Batna Algeria
Danish, Syed Noman S.N. Danish On-ground Testing of the Thermal Insulation of an Energy Storage Hot Bin Filled with Heated Sand for a Falling Particle Receiver Based CSP System Central Receiver Systems King Saud University Saudi Arabia
Pagola, Iñigo I. Pagola, M. Bedoya, I. Funcia, J. Gil, V. Gonzalez-Vallejo, G. Orellana, M. Sanchez On-line Monitoring of H2 Generation and the HTF Degradation in Parabolic Trough Solar Thermal Power Plants: Development of an Optical Sensor Based on an Innovative Approach Parabolic Trough Systems CENER Spain
Caranese, Carlo C. Caranese, A. Maccari, F. Matino On Purpose Simulation Model For Molten Salt CSP Parabolic Trough CSP Analysis and Simulation Software Tools Archimede Solar Energy Italy
Ortega, Jesus J. Ortega, J. Christian, C. Ho, J. Yellowhair On-sun Bladed Receiver Design and Testing Central Receiver Systems Sandia National Laboratories United States of America
Elleathy, Abdelrahman A. Elleathy On-sun Experimental Testing of the Thermal Performance of a Thermal Energy Storage for a Falling Particle Receiver Based CSP System Thermal Energy Storage King Saud University Saudi Arabia
Al-Ansary, Hany H. Al-Ansary, Z. Al-Suhaibani, R. Alsaeed, S. Danish, E. Djajadiwinata, E. Dube, A. El-Leathy, C.K. Nabi, A. Rizvi, T. Shafiq On-sun Measurement of Particle Heating Receiver Efficiency Using Red Sand as the Heat Transfer Medium Central Receiver Systems King Saud University Saudi Arabia
Fasquelle, Thomas T. Fasquelle, N. Boullet, Q. Falcoz, G. Flamant, F. Lecat, P. Neveu Operating Results of a Thermocline Thermal Energy Storage Included in a Parabolic Trough Mini Power Plant Thermal Energy Storage PROMES-CNRS France
Nilsson, Martin M. Nilsson, J. Jamot, T. Malm Operational Data and Thermodynamic Modeling of a Stirling-Dish Demonstration Installation in Desert Conditions Dish/Engine Systems Cleanergy AB Sweden
Raush, Jonathan J. Raush, T. Chambers Operational Results and Technical Advancement of the UL Lafayette Parabolic Trough Solar Thermal Power Plant Parabolic Trough Systems University of Louisiana at Lafayette United States of America
Telsnig, Thomas T. Telsnig, L. Eltrop, J. Haas, R. Palma-Behnke, C. Potz Opportunities to Integrate Solar Technologies into the Chilean Lithium Mining Industry – Reducing Process Related GHG Emissions of a Strategic Storage Resource Emerging Concepts University of Stuttgart Germany
Tari, Ilker I. Tari, D. Baker, R. Singh Optical and Thermal Analysis of Linear Fresnel Plant for Industrial Process Heat Linear Fresnel Systems Middle East Technical University Turkey
Pye, John J. Pye, E. Abbasi, J. Christian, J. Coventry, C. Ho, G. Hughes, I. Nock, J. Ortega, Y. Wang, J. Yellowhair Optical and Thermal Performance of Bladed Receivers Central Receiver Systems Australian National University Australia
Macías, Juan Daniel J.D. Macías, J.J. Alvarado Gil, C.A. Arancibia – Bulnes, O. Ares Muzio, J. Bante Guerra, D.M. Herrera Zamora, F.I. Lizama Tzec, G. Oskam, V.H. Ramos-Sánchez, H. Romero – Paredes, H.I. Villafan – Vidales Optical and Thermal Properties of Selective Absorber Coatings Under CSP Conditions Advanced Materials and Manufacturing CINVESTAV-Mérida Mexico
Fontani, Daniela D. Fontani, F. Francini, D. Jafrancesco, P. Sansoni Optical Approach to Design a Beam-Down Heliostats Plant CSP Analysis and Simulation Software Tools CNR – INO Italy
Pidaparthi, Arvind Sastry A.S. Pidaparthi, F. Dinter, J. Hoffmann, W. Landman Optical Performance Considerations for Analysis and Simulation of Power Tower Plants CSP Analysis and Simulation Software Tools Stellenbosch University South Africa
Buck, Reiner R. Buck Optical Performance of Segmented Aperture Windows for Solar Tower Receivers Central Receiver Systems German Aerospace Center (DLR) Germany
Coventry, Joe J. Coventry, P. Burge Optical Properties of Pyromark 2500 Coatings of Variable Thicknesses on a Range of Materials for Concentrating Solar Thermal Applications Central Receiver Systems Australian National University Australia
Tetreault-Friend, Melanie M. Tetreault-Friend, E. Baglietto, N. Calvet, A. Gil, T. McKrell, A. Slocum Optical Property Characterization of Molten Salt Mixtures for Thermal Modeling of Volumetrically Absorbing Solar Receiver Applications Heat Transfer Fluids Massachusetts Institute of Technology United States of America
Ghavami, Mohsen M. Ghavami, J. Alzaili, A. Sayma Optimisation of Pure Solar Small-scale Micro-gas Turbines Dish/Engine Systems City University London United Kingdom
Peterseim, Juergen J. Peterseim, K. Huschka Optimised Heat Recovery Steam Generators for Integrated Solar Combined Cycle Plants Power Cycles ERK Eckrohrkessel GmbH Germany
Abbas, Ruben R. Abbas, J.M. Martinez-Val, M.J. Montes, J. Muñoz-Anton, A. Rovira, M. Valdes Optimization of a Linear Fresnel Collector Solar Field in Almería Linear Fresnel Systems Universidad Politécnica de Madrid (UPM) Spain
Moghimi Ardekani, Mohammad M. Moghimi Ardekani, K.J. Craig, J. Meyer Optimization of Insulation of a Linear Fresnel Collector Linear Fresnel Systems University of Pretoria South Africa
Liu, Ming M. Liu Optimization of Thermal Storage Using a Cascaded Shell and Tube Latent Heat Storage System for Solar Power Plants Thermal Energy Storage University of South Australia Australia
Peterseim, Juergen J. Peterseim, A. Burger, F. Gammoh, C. Zahler Optimized Concentrating Solar Thermal Hybrid Plants for Process Heating and Cooling Applications Process Heat ERK Eckrohrkessel GmbH Germany
Reinholz, Andreas A. Reinholz, R. Buck, C. Husenbeth, P. Schwarzbözl Optimizing Heliostat Positions with Local Search Metaheuristics Using a Ray Tracing Optical Model CSP Analysis and Simulation Software Tools German Aerospace Center (DLR) Germany
Mungas, Greg G. Mungas, J. King, N. Kramer, G. Zhu Optomechanical Pointing Errors for a Low Cost Linear Fresnel Collector Assembly Linear Fresnel Systems Hyperlight Energy United States of America
Gaggioli, Walter W. Gaggioli Organic Rankine Cycle – Prototype Link to Unit Storage (ORC-PLUS) Project Commercial Projects in the World ENEA – C.R. Casaccia Italy
Ramírez, Lourdes L. Ramírez, R. Bojo, A. Campos, G. García, A.A. Navarro, B. Nouri, A. Paz-Gallardo, W. Reinalter, D. Schüler, R.X. Valenzuela, J. Valero, J.M. Vindel, M. Vásquez, S. Wilbert, F. Wolfertstetter, L.F. Zarzalejo Outline of Solar Measurements Network Solar Resource Assessment CIEMAT Spain
Pernpeintner, Johannes J. Pernpeintner, R. Antonio López Martín, A. De Luca, A. García de Jalón Aramayo, A. Georg, F. Sallaberry, B. Schiricke, L. Valenzuela Gutiérrez Parabolic Trough Receiver Heat Loss and Optical Efficiency Round Robin 2015/2016 Parabolic Trough Systems German Aerospace Center (DLR) Germany
Han, Xue X. Han, X. Du, X. Ju, G. Wei, C. Xu Parameter Optimization of a Hybrid Solar Concentrating Photovoltaic/Concentrating Solar Power (CPV/CSP) System Central Receiver Systems North China Electric Power University China
N’Tsoukpoe, Kokouvi Edem K.E. N’Tsoukpoe, Y. Coulibaly, E.S. Kenda, P. Neveu, X. Py, Y.M. Seshie Parameters to Take Into Account When Looking for an Alternative as Heat Transfer Fluid or Thermal Energy Storage Material for CSP Plants: The Case of the Use of a Vegetable Oil, Namely Jatropha Curcas Crude Oil Thermal Energy Storage Institut International d’Ingénierie de l’Eau et de l’Environnement Burkina Faso
Ortega-Fernández, Iñigo I. Ortega-Fernández, B. D’Aguanno, A. Faik, I. Loroño, J. Rodríguez-Aseguinolaza, I. Uriz Parametric Analysis of a Packed Bed Thermal Energy Storage System Thermal Energy Storage CIC Energigune Spain
Luque, Salvador S. Luque, F. Bai, J. Gonzalez-Aguilar, M. Romero, Z. Wang A Parametric Experimental Study of Aerothermal Performance and Efficiency in Monolithic Volumetric Absorbers Central Receiver Systems IMDEA Energy Spain
Abutayeh, Mohammad M. Abutayeh Parametric Study of Augmenting Shams I CSP Plant With Thermal Energy Storage Thermal Energy Storage Khalifa University United Arab Emirates
Kodama, Tatsuya T. Kodama, N. Gokon, S. Itoh, H. Kaneko, K. Matsubara, K. Senuma, H. Seok Cho, S. Yokota Particles Fluidized Bed Receiver/Reactor Tests with Quartz Sand Particles Using a 100-kWth Beam-Down Solar Concentrating System at Miyazaki Solar Fuels and Chemical Commodities Niigata University Japan
Lei, Dongqiang D. Lei, X. Fu, M. Guo, Z. Wang, G. Yuan, D. Zhao Performance and Durability Testing of Parabolic Trough Receivers Reliability and Service Life Prediction of Components Chinese Academy of Sciences, Institute of Electrical Engineering China
Reyes Belmonte, Miguel Angel M.A. Reyes Belmonte, J. Gonzalez Aguilar, M. Romero, A. Sebastian Performance Comparison of Different Thermodynamic Cycles for an Innovative Central Receiver Solar Power Plant CSP Analysis and Simulation Software Tools IMDEA Energy Spain
Aichmayer, Lukas L. Aichmayer, J. Garrido, B. Laumert Performance Improvements of the KTH High-Flux Solar Simulator Flux and Temperature Measurements KTH Royal Institute of Technology Sweden
Burton, Alex A. Burton Performance of Central Receiver Flux Control Systems Central Receiver Systems Sunopti Australia
Falter, Christoph C. Falter, R. Pitz-Paal, A. Sizmann Perspectives of Advanced Thermal Management in Solar Thermochemical Syngas Production Using a Counter-Flow Solid-Solid Heat Exchanger Solar Fuels and Chemical Commodities Bauhaus Luftfahrt Germany
Rahman, Md Mahfuzur M.M. Rahman, N.X. Fang, A.A. Ghaferi, J.Y. Lu, G. Ni, A. Raza, H. Younes, T. Zhang Plasmonic Nanofluids Enhanced Solar Thermal Transfer Liquid Emerging Concepts Masdar Institute of Science & Technology United Arab Emirates
Trabucchi, Stefano S. Trabucchi, F. Casella, C. Elsido, D. Franzini, T. Maioli, M. Ramond Preliminary Analysis of the PreFlexMS Molten Salt Once-Through Steam Generator Dynamics and Control Strategy Central Receiver Systems Politecnico di Milano Italy
Ermanoski, Ivan I. Ermanoski, J. Grobbel, A. Orozco Pressure Separation and Gas Flows in a Prototype Vacuum-Pumped Solar-Thermochemical Reactor Solar Fuels and Chemical Commodities Sandia National Laboratories United States of America
Rougé, Sylvie S. Rougé, J.C. Abanades, Y. Criado, A. Huille Proof of Concept of the CaO/Ca(OH)2 Reaction in a Continuous Heat-Exchanger BFB Reactor for Thermochemical Heat Storage in CSP Plants Thermochemical Energy Storage CEA France
Johnson, Evan E. Johnson, D. Baker, I. Tari Proposal of a Novel Gravity-Fed, Particle-Filled Solar Receiver Central Receiver Systems Middle East Technical University Turkey
Singh, Dileep D. Singh Prototype Testing of a High-temperature High-efficiency Latent Heat Based Thermal Energy Storage System for CSP Thermal Energy Storage Argonne National Laboratory United states
Ramirez, Lourdes L. Ramirez Providing Multi-annual Meteorological Data Sets for Concentrated Solar Electricity Simulation from Measurements Data: the MARINA Approach Solar Resource Assessment CIEMAT Spain
Lopez Carvajal, Javier J. Lopez Carvajal, J.M. Barea, J. Barragan, C. Ortega PV Integration into a CSP Plant Emerging Concepts ACWA Power United Arab Emirates
Fisher, Kate K. Fisher, Z. Holman, R. Stirling, Z.(. Yu PVMirrors: Hybrid PV/CSP Collectors That Enable Lower LCOEs Parabolic Trough Systems Arizona State University United States of America
Mohieldeen, Yasir Y. Mohieldeen, D. Bachour, D. Perez-Astudillo, L. Pomares, S. Wahadj Qatar Dynamic Solar Atlas and Solar Resource Assessment Solar Resource Assessment Qatar Environment and Energy Research Institute Qatar
Kumar, Apurv A. Kumar Radiation Attenuation and Temperature Variation Through the Particle Cloud in a Free Falling Particle Receiver Central Receiver Systems CSIRO Energy Australia
Ju, Xing X. Ju, L. Chen, X. Han, G. Wei, C. Xu, H. Zhang Recent Advances in the PV-CSP Hybrid Solar Power Technology Emerging Concepts North China Electric Power University China
Mungas, Greg G. Mungas, J. King, N. Kramer, G. Zhu A Reduced Plant Model for Sensitivity and Error Analysis of Real Linear Fresnel Reflector (LFR) CSP Systems Linear Fresnel Systems Hyperlight Energy United States of America
Lahlou, Radia R. Lahlou, P.R. Armstrong, N. Calvet, T. Shamim Reflectance Degradation of a Secondary Concentrator by Nitrate Salt Vapor Deposition in an Open Volumetric
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Reliability and Service Life Prediction of Components Masdar Institute of Science & Technology United Arab Emirates
Romero – Paredes, Hernando H. Romero – Paredes, J.J. Alvarado Gil, C.A. Arancibia – Bulnes, O. Arés – Muzio, J. Bante Guerra, J.D. Macías, V.H. Ramos-Sánchez, H.I. Villafan – Vidales Reflectometry Technique Applied in Measurement of Optical Properties of Materials At High Temperatures Advanced Materials and Manufacturing Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana Iztapalapa Mexico
Caldes, Natalia N. Caldes, Y. Lechon, I. Rodriguez Renewable Energy Cooperation and Solar Thermal Electricity: What Can We Learn from the Past? What Should We Expect for the Future? Policy and Marketing CIEMAT Spain
Chang, Chun C. Chang, Z. Wang Research and Application of Molten Salt Heat Transfer and Storage Technology in China Heat Transfer Fluids Chinese Academy of Sciences, Institute of Electrical Engineering China
Zhu, Guangdong G. Zhu, C. Libby Review and Future Perspective of Central Receiver Design and Performance Central Receiver Systems National Renewable Energy Laboratory United States of America
Sassine, Nahia N. Sassine, A. Bruch, F. Donzé, B. Harthong Rock-Bed Thermocline Storage: A Numerical Analysis of Granular Bed Behavior and Interaction with Storage Tank Thermal Energy Storage CEA France
Kost, Christoph C. Kost, T. Fluri, C. Friebertshäuser, N. Hartmann, P. Nitz The Role of CSP in the Electricity System of South Africa – Technical Operation, Grid Constraints, Market Structure and Economics Policy and Marketing Fraunhofer ISE Germany
Gonzalez-Aguilar, José J. Gonzalez-Aguilar, L.F. Cabeza, J.M. Coronado, Y. Ding, M. Lanchi, M.E. Navarro, J. Nieto-Maestre, C. Prieto, S. Sau, O. Senneca, C. Tregambi, M. Wokon Round Robin Test on Enthalpies of Redox Materials for Thermochemical Heat Storage Thermal Energy Storage IMDEA Energy Spain
Muñoz Sánchez, Belén B. Muñoz Sánchez, T. Bauer, A. Bonk, J.I. Burgaleta, Y. Ding, A. Faik, P. García, P. Giménez Garravel, J. González-Aguilar, J.E. Julia, N. Navarrete, H. Navarro, J. Nieto Maestre, S. Sau, N. Uranga, E. Veca Round Robin Test on the Measurement of the Specific Heat of Solar Salt Thermal Energy Storage TECNALIA R&I Spain
Arlt, Wolfgang W. Arlt, K. Müller, P. Wasserscheid Safe and Dense Chemical Storage of Renewable Energy via the Hydrogen Route Solar Fuels and Chemical Commodities Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg Germany
Wiesinger, Florian F. Wiesinger, A. Fernández-García, N. Hanrieder, R. Pitz-Paal, F. Sutter, J. Wette, F. Wolfertstetter Sandstorm Erosion Simulation on Solar Mirrors and Comparison with Field Data Reliability and Service Life Prediction of Components German Aerospace Center (DLR) Spain
Vijaykumar, Rajgopal R. Vijaykumar, M. Bauer Satisfying Concentrated Solar Power Market Demands Via Technoeconomic Optimization of Compact Heat Exchangers CSP Analysis and Simulation Software Tools United States Department of Energy United States of America
Giraud, Philémon P. Giraud, J. Braillon, O. Raccurt Selective Solar Absorber Emittance Measurement at Elevated Temperature Reliability and Service Life Prediction of Components French Alternative Energies and Atomic Energy Commission France
Relloso, Sergio S. Relloso, Y. Gutiérez SENER Molten Salt Tower Technology. Ouarzazate NOOR III Case Central Receiver Systems SENER Spain
Servert, Jorge J. Servert, J.F. Funes, J. Gil, A. González, A. Jurado, D. Lopez Sensitivity Analysis of Heliostat Aiming Strategies and Receiver Size on Annual Thermal Production of a Molten Salt External Receiver Central Receiver Systems Solar Technology Advisors S.L. Spain
Glatzmaier, Greg G. Glatzmaier, D. Cooney Sensor for Measuring Hydrogen Partial Pressure in Parabolic Trough Power Plant Expansion Tanks Parabolic Trough Systems National Renewable Energy Laboratory United States of America
Bauer, Matthew M. Bauer, L. Irwin A Set-by-set Examination of Current Hypotheses on Corrosion in Concentrating Solar Power Systems Operating Above 700 °C Heat Transfer Fluids ManTech International; Contracted to the US Department of Energy United States of America
Alobaidli, Abdulaziz A. Alobaidli, K. Behnke, B. Sanz, M.A. Schwarz, D. Viereck, T. Witt Shams 1 – Design and Operational Experiences of the 100MW – 540°C CSP Plant in Abu Dhabi Parabolic Trough Systems Shams Power Company United Arab Emirates
Körnich, Heiner H. Körnich, M. Schroedter-Homscheidt Short-range DNI Forecasting by Utilizing Meteosat Second Generation Data for Initializing Numerical Weather Prediction Solar Resource Assessment SMHI Sweden
Grieu, Stéphane S. Grieu, R. Chauvin, J. Nou, S. Thil Short-term DNI Forecasting Using a Sky Imager Solar Resource Assessment PROMES-CNRS France
Blanc, Philippe P. Blanc, A. Kazantzidis, P. Kuhn, P. Massip, C. Prahl, D. Schuler, P. Tzoumanikas, S. Wilbert Short-Term Forecasting of High Resolution Local DNI Maps with Multiple Fish-Eye Cameras in Stereoscopic Mode Solar Resource Assessment MINES ParisTech France
Muñoz Sánchez, Belén B. Muñoz Sánchez, A. García Romero, I. Iparraguirre Torres, J.E. Julia, J. Nieto Maestre Silica and Alumina Nano-enhanced Molten Salts for Thermal Energy Storage: A Comparison Thermal Energy Storage TECNALIA R&I Spain
Syrigou, Maria M. Syrigou, D. Dimitrakis, A. Konstandopoulos, M. Kostoglou, S. Lorentzou Simulation of a Solar Thermochemical Redox Reactor Over Multiple Cycles and Yield Optimization Solar Fuels and Chemical Commodities Aerosol & Particle Technology Laboratory, CPERI/CERTH Greece
Dieckmann, Simon S. Dieckmann, J. Dersch Simulation of Hybrid Solar Power Plants CSP Analysis and Simulation Software Tools German Aerospace Center (DLR) Germany
Guerguer, Mohamed M. Guerguer, C. Delord, Z. Edfouf, M. Karim, S. Naamane, O. Raccurt Soiling Deposition on Solar Mirrors Exposed in Morocco Reliability and Service Life Prediction of Components MASCIR Morocco
Roos, Thomas T. Roos, G. Gericke, D. Rogers Solar-assisted MED Treatment of Eskom Power Station Waste Water Water Desalination and Detoxification CSIR South Africa
Corino, Carsten C. Corino Solar Co-generation of Heat and Power with the SunOyster Emerging Concepts SunOyster Systems Germany
Barragan, Jose J. Barragan, J.M. Barea, S. Hajjani, J. Lopez Carvajal Solar Desalination Study in Saudi Arabia Water Desalination and Detoxification ACWA Power United Arab Emirates
Elias, Thierry T. Elias, C. Bourdil, L. Dubus, M. Garnero, D. Ramon Solar Energy Incident at the Receiver of a Solar Tower Plant, Derived from Remote Sensing: Computation of both DNI and Slant Path Transmittance Solar Resource Assessment HYGEOS France
Garnero, Marie-Agnes M. Garnero, C. Bourdil, L. Dubus, T. Elias, D. Ramon Solar Energy Incident At the Receiver of the Solar Tower Plant Derived from Remote Sensing. Part 2: Impact of the Variability of Attenuation on Plant Energy Performances Solar Resource Assessment EDF R&D France
Romero – Paredes, Hernando H. Romero – Paredes, S. Abanades, J.J. Alvarado Gil, C.A. Arancibia – Bulnes, G. Espinosa-Paredes, V.H. Ramos-Sánchez, H.I. Villafan – Vidales Solar Fuels Production as a Sustainable Alternative for Substituting Fossil Fuels: COSOLπ PROJECT Solar Fuels and Chemical Commodities Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana Iztapalapa Mexico
Hinkley, Jim J. Hinkley, J. Hayward, K. Lovegrove, R. McNaughton A Solar Fuels Roadmap for Australia – Study Outcomes Solar Fuels and Chemical Commodities CSIRO Australia
Binotti, Marco M. Binotti, M. Biassoni, G. Di Marcoberardino, G. Manzolini Solar Hydrogen Production with Cerium Oxides Thermochemical Cycle Solar Fuels and Chemical Commodities Politecnico di Milano Italy
Furler, Philipp P. Furler, V. Batteiger, C. Falter, H. Geerlings, D. Marxer, D. Reinalda, J. Scheffe, A. Sizmann, A. Steinfeld Solar Kerosene from H2O and CO2 Solar Fuels and Chemical Commodities ETH Zurich Switzerland
Diez de los Rios Ramos, Nerea N. Diez de los Rios Ramos, W. Hering, R. Stieglitz, M. Strotjohann Solar Mirror System for a Demonstrator of AMTEC & CSP in KASOLA Facility Emerging Concepts Karlsruhe Institute of Technology Germany
Muller, Grant G. Muller Solar Resource Measurement – Status and Experience Aquired Solar Resource Assessment Namibia Power Corporation Namibia
Scott, Paul P. Scott, J. Hinkley, J. Pye, A. de la Calle Alonso SolarTherm: A Flexible Modelica-based Simulator for CSP Systems CSP Analysis and Simulation Software Tools Australian National University Australia
Martin, Fernando F. Martin, D. Santana, R. Wiesenberg Solar Thermal Power & Gas Turbine Hybrid Design with Molten Salt Storage Tank CSP Analysis and Simulation Software Tools AF Consult Spain
Glatzmaier, Greg G. Glatzmaier, J. Alleman, D. Campo, D.S. Ginley, C. Hardin, G. Hoeschele, M.L. Olsen, C. Oshman, P.A. Parilla, J. Rea, J. Sharp, N.P. Siegel, E.S. Toberer, R. Weigand Solar Thermoelectricity via Advanced Latent Heat Storage: A Cost-Effective Small-Scale CSP Application Central Receiver Systems National Renewable Energy Laboratory United States of America
Schöttl, Peter P. Schöttl, G. Bern, T. Fluri, A. Heimsath, P. Nitz, D.W. van Rooyen Solar Tower Cavity Receiver Aperture Optimization Based on Transient Optical and Thermo-Hydraulic Modeling Central Receiver Systems Fraunhofer ISE Germany
Yang, Huiqiang H. Yang, A. Acosta-Iborra, D. Santana, Y. Xu Solar Tower Enhanced Natural Draft Dry Cooling Tower Central Receiver Systems Carlos III University of Madrid Spain
Salatino, Piero P. Salatino, P. Ammendola, R. Chirone, D. Fontani, F. Francini, D. Jafrancesco, M. Mauro, P. Sansoni, D. Sciti, R. Solimene, G. Somma SOLTESS – SOLar Thermal Energy Storage with Fluidized Granular Solids: The Set Up of an Innovative CSP Plant Configuration Thermal Energy Storage DICMAPI – Università degli Studi di Napoli Federico II Italy
von Reeken, Finn F. von Reeken, M. Balz, G. Weinrebe Special Stiffness Requirements of Heliostats for Regions with High Operational Wind Speeds Central Receiver Systems schlaich bergemann partner – sbp sonne gmbh Germany
Ferruzza, Davide D. Ferruzza, I. Basaran, F. Haglind, B. Laumert, M. Topel Start-Up Performance of Parabolic Trough Concentrating Solar Power Plants CSP Analysis and Simulation Software Tools DTU Denmark Technical University Denmark
Pavón, Manuel M. Pavón, A. Bernardos, C. Fernández, M.V. Guisado, S. Moreno, M. Silva Statistical Analysis of CSP Plants by Simulating Extensive Meteorological Series CSP Analysis and Simulation Software Tools University of Seville Spain
Effertz, Timo T. Effertz, J. Pernpeintner, B. Schiricke Steady State Calorimetric Measurement of Total Hemispherical Emittance of Cylindrical Absorber Samples at Operating Temperature Parabolic Trough Systems German Aerospace Center (DLR) Germany
Glatzmaier, Greg G. Glatzmaier, R. Cable, M. Newmarker Steady-State Plant Model to Predict Hydrogen Levels in Power Plant Components Parabolic Trough Systems National Renewable Energy Laboratory United States of America
Willwerth, Lisa L. Willwerth, J.F. Feldhoff, K. Hennecke, J. Krüger, D. Krüger, S. Müller, Y. Pandian, M. Succo, J. Tiedemann Steam Drum Design for Direct Steam Generation Parabolic Trough Systems German Aerospace Center (DLR) Germany
Ali, Wajahat W. Ali, U. Jamil, Z. Usman Steam Generation Control in Solar Invictus 53S – A Parabolic Dish Solar Collector for Direct Steam Generation Process Heat ZED Solar Ltd. Pakistan
González Gómez, Pedro Ángel P.Á. González Gómez, F. Petrakopoulou, D.J. Santana Santana, J. Villa Briongos Steam Generator Design for Solar Towers using Solar Salt as Heat Transfer Fluid Central Receiver Systems Universidad Carlos III de Madrid Spain
Iriondo, Jesus J. Iriondo STELLIO Smart Heliostat Solar Field Architecture. Closing the Receiver/Power Block Efficiency Loop Central Receiver Systems Microelectronica Maser Spain
Garcia-Barberena, Javier J. Garcia-Barberena, C.M. Fernandez-Peruchena Stochastic Simulations of a CSP Plant Using Plausible Meteorological Years Emerging Concepts CENER Spain
Kohler, Tobias T. Kohler, K. Müller Storage of Low Grade Solar Thermal Energy by Adsorption of Organics Thermal Energy Storage Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg Germany
Setien Solas, Eneko E. Setien Solas, M. Alvarez de Lara, M.J. Ariza, J. Fernandez Reche Study of Cyclic Thermal Aging of Tube Type Receivers as a Function of the Duration of the Cycle Reliability and Service Life Prediction of Components CIEMAT- PSA Spain
Esence, Thibaut T. Esence, R. Bayon, A. Bruch, E. Rojas Study of Thermocline Development Inside a Dual-media Storage Tank at the Beginning of Dynamic Processes Thermal Energy Storage CEA France
Ghazi, Mohamed M. Ghazi Study of Three Solar Thermal System Configurations for MED Seawater Desalination Pilot Unit Water Desalination and Detoxification International University of Rabat Morocco
Vogel, Tobias T. Vogel, K. Görner, G. Oeljeklaus Study on Integration Potential of Gas Turbines and Gas Engines into Parabolic Trough Power Plants Power Cycles TÜV NORD Systems GmbH & Co. KG, Energy Technology Division Germany
Lovat, Francesco F. Lovat, R. Wiesenberg Suitability of Concentrating Solar Thermal Technologies for Solar Cooling Alternatives in the Middle East CSP Analysis and Simulation Software Tools AF Consult Spain
Steiner, Peter P. Steiner, M. Haider, K. Schwaiger, H. Walter System Analysis of Central Receiver Concepts with High Temperature Thermal Energy Storages: Part II – Power Cycles Emerging Concepts Technical University of Vienna Austria
Steiner, Peter P. Steiner, M. Haider, K. Schwaiger, H. Walter System Analysis of Central Receiver Concepts with High Temperature Thermal Energy Storages: Receiver Technologies and Storage Cycles Emerging Concepts Technical University of Vienna Austria
Yugami, Hiroo H. Yugami, A. Kohiyama, M. Shimizu System Design and Experiment of Solar-thermophotovoltaic Generation Based on Spectrally Selective Absorber/Emitter Emerging Concepts Graduate School of Engineering, Tohoku University Japan
Bonyadi, Nima N. Bonyadi, D. Baker, E. Johnson, S. Pulyaev Technical Feasibility Study of a Solar Geothermal Hybrid Electric Power Plant Using a Combined Cycle Power Cycles Middle East Technical University Turkey
Giuliano, Stefano S. Giuliano Techno-economic Analysis and Comparison of CSP and Hybrid PV-battery Power Plants Emerging Concepts German Aerospace Center (DLR) Germany
Musi, Richard R. Musi, P. Armstrong, N. Calvet, B. Grange, R. Guedez, S. Sgouridis, A. Slocum Techno-Economic Analysis of Concentrated Solar Power Plants in Terms of Levelized Cost of Electricity CSP Analysis and Simulation Software Tools Masdar Institute of Science & Technology United Arab Emirates
Hirbodi, Kamran K. Hirbodi, M. Enjavi-Arsanjani, M. Yaghoubi Techno-economic Analysis of Parabolic Trough and Solar Tower Power Plants in Shiraz, Iran CSP Analysis and Simulation Software Tools Shiraz University Iran
Aghaeimeybodi, Mehdi M. Aghaeimeybodi, A. Beath, H. Gurgenci, S. Gwynn-Jones, K. Hooman, A. Veeraragavan Techno-economic Analysis of Supercritical Carbon Dioxide Power Blocks Power Cycles CSIRO Australia
Guedez, Rafael R. Guedez, J. Dent, Z. Hassar, K. Larchet, B. Laumert A Techno-economic Optimization Analysis of High Capacity Factor Hybrid CSP-PV Power Plants in Morocco Emerging Concepts KTH Royal Institute of Technology Sweden
Frantz, Cathy C. Frantz, S. Giuliano, M. Puppe, R. Uhlig Techno-economic Optimization and Comparison of External, Facedown and Inclined Cavity Concepts for Molten Salt Receiver Technology Central Receiver Systems German Aerospace Center (DLR) Germany
Dall, Ernest E. Dall, J. Hoffmann The Techno-Economic Optimization of a 100MWe CSPDesalination Plant in Arandis, Namibia Water Desalination and Detoxification Stellenbosch University South Africa
Musi, Richard R. Musi, P. Armstrong, N. Calvet, M. Diago, B. Grange, A. Slocum, M. Topel Techno-Economic Optimization of a Scaled-Up Solar Concentrator Combined with CSPonD Thermal Energy Storage Emerging Concepts Masdar Institute of Science & Technology United Arab Emirates
Zaalouk, Osama O. Zaalouk, R. Guedez, K. Larchet, B. Laumert Techno-economic Performance Evaluation of Hybridized CSP-PV and CCGT-PV Power Plants – A Case Study in UAE for a Smooth Transition from Fossil Fuel Based Generation Emerging Concepts KTH Royal Institute of Technology Sweden
Arnaudo, Monica M. Arnaudo, B. Grange, R. Guédez, B. Laumert, M. Topel Techno-economic Performance of Direct Steam Generation Solar Tower Plants with High-temperature Concrete Thermal Energy Storage Systems Thermal Energy Storage KTH Royal Institute of Technology Sweden
Landman, Willem W. Landman, F. Dinter, P. Gauché, J. Myburgh Techno-Economic Sensitivity Study of Heliostat Field Parameters for Micro-Gas Turbine CSP Central Receiver Systems Solar Thermal Energy Research Group South Africa
Marakkos, Costas C. Marakkos, E. Guillen, A. Montenon, C. Papanicolas, E. Stiliaris Temperature and Thermal Power Measurements for a Helical-Coil Steam Generator in a Thermal Storage Tank of
Molten Solar Salt
Flux and Temperature Measurements The Cyprus Institute Cyprus
Lahlou, Radia R. Lahlou, P.R. Armstrong, N. Calvet, B. Grange, T. Shamim Temperature Profile Measurement of a Passively-cooled Secondary Concentrator Integrated with a Beam-down Tower System Flux and Temperature Measurements Masdar Institute of Science & Technology United Arab Emirates
Gastón, Martín M. Gastón, C. Fernández-Peruchena, L. Frías-Paredes, F. Mallor The Temporal Distortion Index (TDI). A New Procedure to Analyze Solar Radiation Forecasts. Solar Resource Assessment CENER Spain
Montenon, Alaric A. Montenon, A. Agapiou, E. Guillen, C. Marakkos, C. Papanicolas, E. Stiliaris, E. Tsioli TESLA: An Experimental Test Facility for Thermal Storage in Molten Salts Thermal Energy Storage The Cyprus Institute Cyprus
Li, Qing Q. Li, F. Bai, S. Chu, Z. Wang, B. Yang Thermal Analysis of Honeycomb Ceramic Air Receiver CSP Analysis and Simulation Software Tools Chinese Academy of Sciences, Institute of Electrical Engineering China
Kenda Nitedem, Eric Serge E.S. Kenda Nitedem, Y. Azoumah, Y. Coulibaly, K.E. N’tsoukpoe, N. Sadiki Thermal Energy Storage Material from Laterite Stone for Concentrated Solar Thermal Power Plan in West Africa Thermal Energy Storage PROMES-CNRS France
Zou, Chongzhe C. Zou, Q. Falcoz, J. Li, P. Neveu, Y. Zhang, C. Zhang Thermal Modeling of a Pressurized Air Cavity Receiver for Solar Dish Stirling System Central Receiver Systems Huazhong University of Science and Technology China
Qureshi, Omer O. Qureshi, P. Armstrong, N. Calvet Thermal Modelling and Control of 130kw Direct Contact(Salt/Air) Heat Exchanger Emerging Concepts Masdar Institute of Science & Technology United Arab Emirates
Murray, Clare C. Murray, J.M. Cardemil, R. Escobar, A. Pino Thermal Performance Assessment of a Large Aperture Concentrating Collector in an Industrial Application in
Chile
Process Heat Fraunhofer CSET Chile
Soum-Glaude, Audrey A. Soum-Glaude, M. Bichotte, L. Dubost, A. Le Gal Thermal Stability and Durability Studies of Tandem Tialn High Temperature Solar Selective Coatings Reliability and Service Life Prediction of Components PROMES-CNRS France
Bennouna, El Ghali E.G. Bennouna, M. Arrad, A. Ghennioui, A. Mimet, A. Mouaky A Thermal Storage Capacity Market for Non Dispatchable Renewable Energies Thermal Energy Storage IRESEN Morocco
Gokon, Nobuyuki N. Gokon, S. Bellan, H. Cho, T. Hatamachi, T. Kodama, T. Yamaguchi Thermal Storage/Discharge Performances of Cu-Si Alloy for Solar Thermochemical Process Solar Fuels and Chemical Commodities Niigata University Japan
Lei, Dongqiang D. Lei Thermal Stress Analysis of Parabolic Trough Receivers with Concentrated Solar Irradiation Parabolic Trough Systems Chinese Academy of Sciences, Institute of Electrical Engineering China
Logie, William W. Logie, C. Asselineau, J. Coventry, J. Pye Thermal Stress in Sodium Receiver Tubes Central Receiver Systems Australian National University Australia
González Pardo, Aurelio A. González Pardo, T. Denk, A. Vidal Delgado Thermal Tests of a Multi-Tubular Reactor for Hydrogen Production by Using Mixed Ferrites Thermochemical Cycle Solar Fuels and Chemical Commodities CIEMAT-PSA Spain
Karagiannakis, George G. Karagiannakis, A. Chasiotis, A. Jové, A.G. Konstandopoulos, M. Lange, J. Marcher, C. Pagkoura, C. Prieto, M. Rattenbury, M. Roeb, A. Singh, S. Tescari Thermochemical Storage for CSP via Redox Structured Reactors/Heat Exchangers: the RESTRUCTURE Project Thermochemical Energy Storage Aerosol & Particle Technology Laboratory, CPERI/CERTH Greece
Lanchi, Michela M. Lanchi, M.C. Annesini, S. Cerbelli, N. Corsaro, C. Frittella, R. Liberatore, S. Sau, L. Turchetti Thermochemical Systems for Long Term Energy Storage in CSP Plants: Analysis of Integration Schemes Thermochemical Energy Storage ENEA Italy
Saha, Sumit S. Saha Thermodynamic Evaluation of a Mixture of R-152a and CO2 for High Temperature Solar-ORC Heat Transfer Fluids IISc India
Venkataraman, Mahesh M. Venkataraman, J. Pye, A. Rahbari Thermodynamic Modelling and Solar Reactor Design for Syngas Production through SCWG of Algae Solar Fuels and Chemical Commodities Australian National University Australia
Faik, Abdessamad A. Faik, B. D’Aguanno, Y. Grosu, M. Karthik, I. Ortega-Fernández Thermophysical Characterization of Potential Ceramic Materials for Sensible Thermal Energy Storage Thermal Energy Storage CIC Energigune Spain
Jemmal, Yousra Y. Jemmal, M. Maaroufi Thermophysical Characterization of Rocks Used as Sensible Heat Storage Materials in Packed Bed Systems Thermal Energy Storage MASCIR Morocco
Heimsath, Anna A. Heimsath, P. Nitz, A. Pino, T. Schmidt Towards Comparative Measurement of Soiling Rates for Solar Site Assessment Reliability and Service Life Prediction of Components Fraunhofer ISE Germany
Chandra, Laltu L. Chandra, P. Dhurwe, R. Kumar, L. Kumar, N. Vaghela Towards Defining an Operating Condition for Open Volumetric Air Receiver with Cyclone Separator in Desert Regions Central Receiver Systems Indian Institute of Technology Jodhpur India
Arbes, Florian F. Arbes, D. Gebreiter, G. Weinrebe, M. Wöhrbach Towards High Efficiency Heliostat Fields Central Receiver Systems schlaich bergermann partner – sbp sonne gmbh Germany
Topel, Monika M. Topel, F. Haglind, B. Laumert, M. Lundqvist Towards Prioritizing Flexibility in the Design and Construction of Concentrating Solar Power Plants Power Cycles KTH Royal Institute of Technology Sweden
Sallaberry, Fabienne F. Sallaberry, A. Fernández-García, E. Lüpfert, A. Morales, G. San Vicente, F. Sutter Towards Standardized Testing Methodologies for Optical Properties of Components in Concentrating Solar Thermal Power Plants Flux and Temperature Measurements CENER Spain
Logie, William W. Logie, E. Abbasi-Shavazi, G. Hughes, J. Pye Turbulent Contribution to Heat Loss in Cavity Receivers Dish/Engine Systems Australian National University Australia
Berger, Michael M. Berger, M. Mokhtar, A. Neuhäuser, E. Schleicher, D. Willert, C. Zahler Two-phase Flow Pattern Measurements with a Wire Mesh Sensor in a Direct Steam Generating Solar Thermal Collector Heat Transfer Fluids Industrial Solar GmbH Germany
Pang, Liping L. Pang, R. Li, T. Wang, Y. Yang Two-stage Solar Power Tower Cavity-Receiver Design and Thermal Performance Analysis Central Receiver Systems North China Electric Power University China
Romero, Manuel M. Romero, J. González-Aguilar, S. Luque Ultra-Modular 500m2 Heliostat Field for High Flux/High Temperature Solar-Driven Processes Central Receiver Systems IMDEA Energy Spain
Ali, Wajahat W. Ali, U. Jamil, Z. Usman Uncertainty and Sensitivity Analysis for Performance of Solar Invictus 53S – A Parabolic Dish Solar Collector for Direct Steam Generation Process Heat ZED Solar Ltd. Pakistan
Alami Merrouni, Ahmed A. Alami Merrouni, A. Ghennioui, A. Mezrhab, F. Wolfertstetter The Uncertainty of the HelioClim-3 DNI Data Under Moroccan Climate Solar Resource Assessment IRESEN Morocco
Grigoriev, Victor V. Grigoriev, C. Corsi Unified Algorithm of Cone Optics to Compute Solar Flux on Central Receiver Central Receiver Systems CSIRO Australia
Gross, Fabian F. Gross, R. Buck, M. Geiger A Universal Heliostat Control System Central Receiver Systems German Aerospace Center (DLR) Germany
Olano, Xabier X. Olano, J. García Barberena, A. García de Jalón, I. Olcoz, D. Pérez, F. Sallaberry Upgrade of Inspection Receiver Tubes System for CSP Plants Parabolic Trough Systems CENER Spain
Chaanaoui, Meriem M. Chaanaoui The Validation of a One Dimensional Model of a Solar Parabolic Trough Collector with Sandia National Laboratory Data Parabolic Trough Systems Euro-Mediterranean University of Fes Morocco
Diago, Miguel M. Diago, P. Armstrong, J. Beltran Torres, N. Calvet, B. Grange, V. Gutierrez Perez, A. Slocum Validation of a Ray-tracing Model of the CSPonD Beam Down Concentrator At the Masdar Institute Solar Platform Central Receiver Systems Masdar Institute of Science & Technology United Arab Emirates
Kuhn, Pascal P. Kuhn, P. Blanc, J. Dubrana, T. Haase, T. Hirsch, A. Kazantzidis, A. Meyer, R. Pitz-Paal, C. Prahl, L. Ramirez, M. Schroedter-Homscheidt, D. Schüler, L. Vuilleumier, S. Wilbert, L. Zarzalejo Validation of Spatially Resolved All Sky Imager Derived DNI Nowcasts Solar Resource Assessment German Aerospace Center (DLR) Spain
de Meyer, Oelof O. de Meyer, F. Dinter, S. Govendor Value as a Parameter to Consider in Operational Strategies for CSP Plants CSP Analysis and Simulation Software Tools Eskom / Stellenbosch University South Africa
Crespo, Luis L. Crespo, M. Bial, E. Dufour, J. Leung The Value of the Thermal Storage in STE Plants Thermal Energy Storage ESTELA Belgium
Rodríguez Sánchez, María de los Reyes M.d.l.R. Rodríguez Sánchez, A. Acosta Iborra, A. Sanchez Gonzalez, D. Santana Variable Velocity in Solar External Receivers Central Receiver Systems Universidad Carlos III de Madrid Spain
Heimsath, Anna A. Heimsath, P. Nitz, C. Sutardhio Variation of Specular Reflectance and Cleanliness with Incidence Angle- Impact on Solar Thermal Power Plant Performance Parabolic Trough Systems Fraunhofer ISE Germany
Fisher, James J. Fisher Vast Solar’s Grid-connected Pilot Plant: Modular Tower Technology with Liquid Sodium HTF Central Receiver Systems Vast Solar Australia
Noureldin, Kareem K. Noureldin, T. Hirsch, R. Pitz-Paal Virtual Solar Field – An Opportunity to Optimize Transient Processes in Line-Focus CSP Power Plants CSP Analysis and Simulation Software Tools German Aerospace Center (DLR) Germany
Aga, Vipluv V. Aga, K. Bubolz, M. Gaston, T. Hirsch, M. Schroedter-Homscheidt Weather Forecasting and Dispatch Requirements for Predictable and Flexible Molten Salt CSP Plants for the Future Policy and Marketing GE Renewable Energy Switzerland
Ruiz-Arias, Jose A. J.A. Ruiz-Arias, T. Cebecauer, C.A. Gueymard Worldwide Multi-Model Intercomparison of Clear-Sky Solar Irradiance Predictions Solar Resource Assessment Solargis Slovakia