Optical Concentrators for Concentrating Solar Power Systems


Jacobs Hall, Room 2512, Jacobs School of Engineering, 9500 Gilman Dr, La Jolla, San Diego, California 92093

Sponsored By:
Professor Boubacar Kante

Julius Yellowhair, PhD
Sandia National Laboratories
Julius Yellowhair, PhD

Speaker Bio:
Dr. Julius Yellowhair is a Principal Member of Technical Staff at Sandia National Laboratories where he has worked since 2009 on problems involving concentrating solar technologies and photovoltaic technologies, in particular in evaluating optical performance and cost of collectors/concentrators, and exploring self-cleaning mirrors. He received his B.S., M.S. and Ph.D. in optical sciences from the University of Arizona. He specializes in optical metrology development, optical modeling and analysis, flux evaluations for concentrating solar power systems, and optical characterization of solar technology components.

Julie Moritz (jmoritz@eng.ucsd.edu)