Products/Services for Parabolic Trough Mirror

  • Parabolic Mirrors-Image
    Parabolic Mirrors - (36 companies)
    ...is the distance from the mirror the light converges. Materials. Parabolic mirrors can be supplied in a variety of materials. Mirror material refers to the classification of the material used to make the mirror. The material used influences... Search by Specification | Learn More
  • Photovoltaic (PV) and Solar Power Systems-Image
    Photovoltaic (PV) and Solar Power Systems - (980 companies)
    ...systems use parabolic mirrors to direct sunlight to a focal point where the solar receivers are located. A thermal fluid, typically synthetic oil, circulates the radiant energy from the solar receiver to a heat exchanger that in turn runs a steam... Search by Specification | Learn More
  • Mirror Mounts-Image
    Mirror Mounts - (25 companies)
    ...it in a precise position where it is not being adjusted. There are many types of mirrors that are used for mirror mounts. Examples include laser mirrors, parabolic mirrors, optic mirrors, and flat mirrors. Laser mirrors are designed for high reflectance... Search by Specification | Learn More
  • Optical Mirrors-Image
    Optical Mirrors - (381 companies)
    ...is the radius of curvature for the mirror. There are two thickness measurements for optical mirrors: center thickness and edge thickness. Units of measure include inches, feet, and yards; nanometers, centimeters, and millimeters, and miles... Search by Specification | Learn More
  • Spherical Mirrors-Image
    Spherical Mirrors - (87 companies)
    ...as center thickness or edge thickness. Focal length is the distance from the spherical mirror the light converges. Mirror material refers to the classification of the material used to make spherical mirrors. The material used influences the reflectivity... Search by Specification | Learn More
  • Laser Mirrors - (83 companies)
    Image Credit: Edmund Optics | CVI Laser Optics. Laser mirrors are designed for high reflectance and durability at individual laser wavelength ranges. Laser mirrors are used on the surface of solid-state lasers including alexandrite, Nd-glass, ruby... Search by Specification | Learn More
  • Hot Mirrors and Cold Mirrors - (44 companies)
    ...design of (.5H L .5H)n. Sometimes, they are called dichroic mirrors, meaning "two colors. " Hot mirrors or cold mirrors can be used to overlay two beams of widely different wavelengths. The first beam is transmitted through the surface of the mirror... Search by Specification | Learn More
  • Flat Mirrors - (129 companies)
    ...stability is not a critical factor. Flat mirrors may often be crafted from proprietary materials each of which brings their own advantages to the mirror. Coatings and Layers. Mirror coatings are used to enhance the reflectivity of flat mirrors... Search by Specification | Learn More
  • Reflectors - (52 companies)
    ...reflectors are a circular segment from one side of a full paraboloid. The focal point is off the mechanical axis, giving full access to the reflector focus area. Unlike standard parabolic mirrors, these mirrors direct and focus incident collimated... Search by Specification | Learn More
  • Galvanometer Optical Scanners - (43 companies)
    Galvanometer optical scanners are motorized mirror mounts and system used in scanning applications. Galvanometer optical scanners are motorized mirror mounts and systems used in optical scanning applications. An optical scanner reads text... Learn More
More >>

Product News for Parabolic Trough Mirror

More >>

Conduct Research

...million kW-hr of electricity annually, reportedly enough to power about 14,000 homes. Instead of the familiar photovoltaic solar panels, the facility uses 760 parabolic troughs holding about 182,000 curved mirrors to concentrate sunlight on glass and steel receiver tubes. Fluid circulating...

...the facility uses parabolic troughs holding curved mirrors to concentrate sunlight on glass and steel receiver tubes. Fluid circulating through the tubes reaches temperatures as hot as 735 F and is used to generate steam, which drives a turbine and generator to produce electricity. One advantage solar...

...photodiodes into significant amounts of. virtually the opposite of light. on parabolic trough solar technology and. energy. emitting diodes (LED) and. advanced concentrating solar power tech-. In 2003, a European Funded, Frame-. can, with some smart design,. nologies to support the U.S. Department. work...

...throughout the day keeping the reflected solar image on the target. A blower forces air across the target to cool test specimens. The optical system is often described as a Fresnel reflecting solar concentrator with mirrors positioned as tangents to an imaginary parabolic trough. The test specimen's...

...on parabolic trough solar technology and. energy. emitting diodes (LED) and. advanced concentrating solar power tech-. In 2003, a European Funded, Frame-. can, with some smart design,. nologies to support the U.S. Department. work 6 project entitled “FULLSPEC-. be developed to utilise much of. of Energy...

Engineering Web Search: Parabolic Trough Mirror

Parabolic trough - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A parabolic trough is a type of solar thermal collector that is straight in one dimension and curved as a parabola in the other two, lined with a

Solar thermal collector - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
2.1 Parabolic trough 2.2 Parabolic dish

NREL: TroughNet - Parabolic Trough Power Plant System...
Parabolic Trough Power Plant System Technology
See National Renewable Energy Laboratory Information

NREL: Concentrating Solar Power Research - Laboratory...
Learn more about our research and development in parabolic trough thermal energy storage technology.
See National Renewable Energy Laboratory Information

Steam turbines for CSP plants Industrial steam turbines...
Low pressure solar power plant preheater Pump (parabolic trough type) Feedwater 3 Parabolic trough technology With operational experience of more
See Siemens Energy Sector Information

German President Wulff visits Siemens solar receiver...
The solar receivers produced in Bet Shemesh are deployed in parabolic-trough power plants.

Concentrating sunlight from an immobile primary mirror:...
solar concentration devices have traditionally consisted of a parabolic primary mirror, which focuses light onto a target, such as a heat collecting

Parabolic Trough - FLABEG - Leading Glass Technology
Parabolic Trough CPV Dishes Power Tower

Broadband Speed Test 54 Mb per second ADSL connection
DIY Parabolic Trough Mirror made in 20 minutes Stainless Steel Mirror

Alternative Energy eMagazine - Parabolic Solar Trough...
Savings compared to competitor parabolic trough technologies stem from two main innovations: (1) reflectors made of weather-proof, low-cost,

More >>


Product Announcements
Universe Kogaku (America) Inc.
Advanced Optics, Inc.
Specialty Components, Inc.