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  • Optics and Photonics for Advanced Energy Technology (Energy) 2009 paper: ThA1
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  • Deutch, John
  • Electro optical technology is the key element for transformation of sunlight to heat, electricity, or fuels. Successful innovation, requires integration into a system designed for a...

  • Optics and Photonics for Advanced Energy Technology (Energy) 2009 paper: ThB1
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  • Rose, Allen H; Blake, Jim
  • Optical current transducers will advance the modernization of the power grid, because of the economic cost, environmental cost, safety, reliability, and metrology performance...

  • Optics and Photonics for Advanced Energy Technology (Energy) 2009 paper: ThB2
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  • Mullins, Oliver
  • Downhole fluid analysis (DFA) utilizing visible and near-infrared molecular spectroscopy is transforming the way the subsurface oil reservoirs are characterized. DFA is the key...

  • Optics and Photonics for Advanced Energy Technology (Energy) 2009 paper: ThB3
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  • Frish, Mickey B; Sonnenfroh, David M
  • This paper describes energy-related uses of TDLAS. Applications include improving the efficiency and quality of natural gas transmission, monitoring and verifying the fate of...

  • Optics and Photonics for Advanced Energy Technology (Energy) 2009 paper: ThB4
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  • Mendez, Alexis
  • Optical gas sensing is an effective and practical tool for detection, assessment and localization of fugitive gas emissions, leaks and contaminants, such as hydrocarbons and...

  • Optics and Photonics for Advanced Energy Technology (Energy) 2009 paper: ThB5
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  • Hsu, Kevin; Turner, Alan; Mendez, Alexis
  • Fiber Bragg grating sensing systems are deployed to optimize design, operation and maintenance of wind turbines from manufacturing to in-service operation. The multi-channel sensing...

  • Optics and Photonics for Advanced Energy Technology (Energy) 2009 paper: ThB6
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  • Waller, Laura; Kim, Jungik; Shao-Horn, Yang; Barbastathis, George
  • We extend our optical phase tomographic system for monitoring water content of fuel cell membranes in situ. Using interferometry at two angles, we tomographically reconstruct smooth...

  • Optics and Photonics for Advanced Energy Technology (Energy) 2009 paper: ThB7
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  • Surendranath, Yogesh; Kanan, Matthew W; Nocera, Daniel G
  • Recent discovery of a cobalt-phosphate water oxidation catalyst has opened new avenues for the development of efficient and robust water-splitting photoelectrodes. Insight into the...

  • Optics and Photonics for Advanced Energy Technology (Energy) 2009 paper: ThC1
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  • Finazzi, Vittoria; Villatoro, Joel; Coviello, Gianluca; Pruneri, Valerio
  • We present an integrated sensor for high temperature environments based on a photonic crystal fibre. Being all-silica it can measure parameters, such as strain, gas concentration and...

  • Optics and Photonics for Advanced Energy Technology (Energy) 2009 paper: ThC10
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  • Lee, Jiye; Jadhav, Priya; Baldo, Marc
  • We aim to enhance the efficiency of an organic multilayer photodetector employing exciton fission process. Our device consists of ultrathin pentacene-fullerene alternating layers....

  • Optics and Photonics for Advanced Energy Technology (Energy) 2009 paper: ThC11
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  • Amatya, Reja; Ram, R J
  • Solar thermoelectric generator (STG) using cheap parabolic concentrator with high ZT modules can be a cost-effective alternative to solar photovoltaics for micro-power generation....

  • Optics and Photonics for Advanced Energy Technology (Energy) 2009 paper: ThC12
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  • Menon, Rajesh
  • I will describe an approach to achieve energy-conversion efficiencies > 50% via a thin nanostructured optic that not only concentrates sunlight, but also separates and assigns the...

  • Optics and Photonics for Advanced Energy Technology (Energy) 2009 paper: ThC2
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  • Sotoudeh, Vahid; Moslehi, Behzad; Black, Richard
  • IFOS demonstrates here its fiber-optic-based solution for wind turbine blade manufacturing monitoring and pre-installation inspection. The proposed sensing system is a wind turbine...

  • Optics and Photonics for Advanced Energy Technology (Energy) 2009 paper: ThC3
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  • Lin, Chenxi; Povinelli, Michelle L
  • We simulate the optical properties of silicon nanowire arrays using the transfer matrix method. Results reveal that guided resonances in nanowire arrays with proper size can greatly...

  • Optics and Photonics for Advanced Energy Technology (Energy) 2009 paper: ThC4
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  • Casse, Bernard Didier; Lu, Wentao T; Huang, Yongjian; Sridhar, Srinivas
  • We report the experimental realization of a metallic nanolens for far-field subwavelength imaging and 3 innovative III-V nano-optical lenses based on negative-index phenomena for...

  • Optics and Photonics for Advanced Energy Technology (Energy) 2009 paper: ThC5
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  • Duché, David; Escoubas, Ludovic; Simon, Jean-Jacques; Torchio, Philippe; Le Rouzo, Judikael; Vervisch, Wilfried; Flory, François; Labeyrie, Antoine; Roumiguières, Jean-Louis
  • An improvement of the organic solar cells efficiency is theoretically demonstrated by nanostructuring the active layer in the shape of a photonic crystal. An original process...

  • Optics and Photonics for Advanced Energy Technology (Energy) 2009 paper: ThC6
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  • Zhao, N; Osedach, T P; Chang, L -y; Geyer, S M; Bawendi, M; Bulovic, V
  • Schottky photovoltaic cells (PVs) based on PbS quantum dot films have recently attracted much research interest due to their ability to harvest solar energy at infrared wavelengths....

  • Optics and Photonics for Advanced Energy Technology (Energy) 2009 paper: ThC7
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  • Araghchini, M; Yeng, A; Ghebrebrhan, M; Celanovic, Ivan; Joannopoulos, J; Petrich, G S; Kolodziejski, L A
  • Thermophotovoltaic (TPV) systems convert heat into electricity. A basic thermophotovoltaic system consists of a thermal emitter and a photovoltaic (PV) diode. Although TPV conversion...

  • Optics and Photonics for Advanced Energy Technology (Energy) 2009 paper: ThC8
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  • Mulder, C L; Kim, H; Rotschild, C; Baldo, M A
  • We propose to use linearly polarized luminescent concentrators to harvest energy in displays. The concentrator employs aligned dye molecules that redirect absorbed photons to solar...

  • Optics and Photonics for Advanced Energy Technology (Energy) 2009 paper: ThC9
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  • Arango, Alexi C; Osedach, Tim P; Panzer, Matthew J; Bulovic, Vladimir; Geyer, Scott M; Oertel, David C; Bawendi, Moungi G
  • We have successfully printed a thin film of colloidal cadmium selenide (CdSe) quantum dots onto a transparent organic semiconductor, forming a unique solar cell that generates more...
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