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Nonimaging Optics: Efficient Design for Illumination and Solar Concentration XIII—Commemorating the 50th Anniversary of Nonimaging Optics
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Volume Number: 9955
Date Published: 19 December 2016

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Front Matter: Volume 9955
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How nonimaging optics began
Author(s): Roland Winston
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Retrospective on 30 years of nonimaging optics development for solar energy at the University of Chicago
Author(s): Joseph J. O'Gallagher
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The role of optics in practical concentrating photovoltaics
Author(s): S. Horne
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High performance solar cells: It's all about the optics (Conference Presentation)
Author(s): Eli Yablonovitch
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3D-printed concentrators for tracking-integrated CPV modules
Author(s): Harry Apostoleris; Julian Leland; Matteo Chiesa; Marco Stefancich
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Improving the effectiveness of photovoltaic devices by light guiding optical foils
Author(s): C. Leiner; F. P. Wenzl; C. Sommer; G. Peharz
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From photoluminescence to thermal emission: Thermally-enhanced PL (TEPL) for efficient PV (Conference Presentation)
Author(s): Assaf Manor; Nimrod Kruger; Leopoldo L. Martin; Carmel Rotschild
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Design of a light confining concentrator for a solar photochemical reactor and upper bound to the method
Author(s): Boris Karamata; Marilyne Andersen
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Freeform multifocal lenses designed with the SQM: geometry and diffraction
Author(s): Vladimir Oliker
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Simultaneous calculation of three optical surfaces in the 3D SMS freeform RXI optic
Author(s): Simone Sorgato; Julio Chaves; Rubén Mohedano; Maikel Hernández; José Blen; Pablo Benitez; Juan C. Miñano; Dejan Grabovickic; Hugo Thienpont; Fabian Duerr
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Recent advances in the SMS design method: 3D aplanatism and diffraction
Author(s): Juan C. Miñano; P. Benitez; B. Narasimhan; M. Nikolic; J. Mendes-Lopes; D. Grabovickic
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Smart freeform optics solution for an extremely thin direct-lit application
Author(s): Claude Leiner; Wolfgang Nemitz; Susanne Schweitzer; Franz P. Wenzl; Ladislav Kuna; Frank Reil; Paul Hartmann; Christian Sommer
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Nonimaging optics in lighting to reduce light pollution
Author(s): Melissa Ricketts; Jon Ferry; Lun Jiang; Roland Winston
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Flow line asymmetric nonimaging concentrating optics
Author(s): Lun Jiang; Roland Winston
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The rise of non-imaging optics for rooftop solar collectors
Author(s): Gary Rosengarten; Cameron Stanley; Dave Ferrari; Andrew Blakers; Tom Ratcliff
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Numerical analysis on using compound parabolic couplers for direct transmission of concentrated solar radiation via optical fibre (Conference Presentation)
Author(s): Maryam Rahou; John Andrews; Gary Rosengarten
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Advanced linear Fresnel optics for solar thermal energy (STE) production (Conference Presentation)
Author(s): Manuel Collares-Pereira
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Nonimaging optics maximizing exergy for hybrid solar system
Author(s): Roland Winston; Lun Jiang; Mahmoud Abdelhamid; Bennett K. Widyolar; Jonathan Ferry; David Cygan; Hamid Abbasi; Alexandr Kozlov; Alexander Kirk; Victor Elarde; Mark Osowski
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Design of a segmented nonimaging Fresnel lens optimized for non-tracking solar collection
Author(s): Perla M. Viera-González; Guillermo E. Sánchez-Guerrero; Daniel E. Ceballos-Herrera; Edgar Martínez-Guerra
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Modeling of efficient light extraction in light-pipes through specular surfaces with elliptical and lineal front shapes
Author(s): Guillermo E. Sánchez-Guerrero; Perla M. Viera-González; Daniel E. Ceballos-Herrera; Edgar Martínez-Guerra
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