Leaf roof - Designing luminescent solar concentrating PV roof tiles

Angele H.M.E. Reinders, Guillaume Doudart De La Gree, Argyrios Papadopoulos, Alexander Rosemann, Michael G. Debije, Mark Cox, Zachar Krumer

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The Leaf Roof project on the design features of PV roof tiles using Luminescent Solar Concentrator (LSC) technology [1] has resulted in a functional prototype. The results are presented in the context of industrial product design with a focus on the aesthetic aspects of LSCs [2]. This paper outlines the design of Leaf Roof tiles under consideration of simulation results, experimental measurements on dyes' absorption spectra, and the energy performance of Leaf Roof elements in the context of their geometry and colors.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication2017 IEEE 44th Photovoltaic Specialist Conference, PVSC 2017
PublisherInstitute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
Number of pages5
ISBN (Electronic)9781509056057
Publication statusPublished - 25 May 2018
Event44th IEEE Photovoltaic Specialist Conference (PVSC 2017) - Washington, United States
Duration: 25 Jun 201730 Jun 2017
Conference number: 44


Conference44th IEEE Photovoltaic Specialist Conference (PVSC 2017)
Abbreviated titlePVSC 2017
CountryUnited States


  • Building
  • Green design
  • Photovoltaic systems

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