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Tutorial EN01—Photovoltaic Solar Cell to Module Modeling

Sunday, May 8, 2022
8:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Hawaiʻi Convention Center, Level 3, Room 325A

This tutorial will cover the following:

  • Introduction and tutorial outline
  • Optical modeling principles and software
  • Analytical methods
  • Matrix-based methods
  • Monte Carlo ray tracing
  • Power or energy yield
  • Realistic light source modeling using SunCalculator
  • Cell to Module CTM analysis with practical examples
  • Modules in systems: (Optical) Impact of system components
  • Impact of realistic angular light distribution on incidence angle modifier losses with demo/exercise

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