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Concentrator Solar Cell with Tracking Control Information

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000070066D
Original Publication Date: 1978-Jul-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-21

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Van Vechten, JA Woodall, JM [+details]

Abstract

Automatic tracking in solar photovoltaic devices can be performed by building into the concentrator detecting capability that will drive a servo when the focused beam departs from the center.