Advancing Photonic Device Design and Quantum Measurements with Machine Learning
18 Dec 2020 | | Contributor(s):: Alexandra Boltasseva
In this talk, photonic design approaches and emerging material platforms will be discussed showcasting machine-learning-assisted topology optimization for thermophotovoltaic metasurface designs and machine-learning-enabled quantum optical measurements.
Ahsan habib Lingkon
RadCool: a Web-enabled Simulation Tool for Radiative Cooling
14 Aug 2017 | | Contributor(s):: Yu-wen (Wendy) Lin, Evan L Schlenker, Zhou Zhiguang, Peter Bermel
Thermophotovoltaic (TPV) systems can generate electricity from high-temperature heat sources via thermal radiation. However, the intense heating of a photovoltaic (PV) cell can greatly reduce the overall efficiency of the system. Therefore, it is critical to develop techniques to keep the PV...
Radiative Cooling Experiment
19 May 2017 | | Contributor(s):: Yu-wen Lin, Evan L Schlenker, Zhou Zhiguang, Peter Bermel
Simulate a passive radiative cooling solution implementation in an experimental setup.
Heat Under the Microscope: Uncovering the Microscopic Processes that Govern Thermal Transport
11 Jul 2016 | | Contributor(s):: Austin Minnich
In this talk, I will describe our efforts to uncover the microscopic processes that govern thermal transport by phonons. In particular, I will describe how our advances in computation and experiment have enabled the first direct measurements of thermal phonon transmission coefficients at solid...
15 Jun 2015 | | Contributor(s):: Evan L Schlenker, Zhou Zhiguang, Peter Bermel, Haejun Chung (editor), Haejun Chung (editor)
Simulates thermophotovoltaic system, accounting for thermal losses.
Reproducing simulations in "High efficiency rare-earth emitter for thermophotovoltaic applications"
04 Aug 2015 | | Contributor(s):: Enas Sakr
In this presentation we use the Thermophotonic Selective Emitter Simulation tool in nanoHUB to reproduce results of the paper "High efficiency rare-earth emitter for thermophotovoltaic applications" published in Applied Physics Letters. The paper abstract is below. In this work, we...
A Crash Course in Nanophotonic Simulations
18 Jun 2015 | | Contributor(s):: Peter Bermel
This seminar will cover rapid, scalable computational methods used in simulating optical reflection,transmission, and absorption in complex structures. After a brief survey of the tools available, the S4 simulation tool will be demonstrated in detail.
Thermophotonic Selective Emitter Simulation
14 Jul 2014 | | Contributor(s):: Anubha Mathur, Enas Sakr, Peter Bermel, Namrata Vivek Raghavan
Simulate Thermophotovoltaics With Rare Earth-Based Selective Emitters
Thermophotovoltaic Efficiency Simulation
25 Mar 2014 | | Contributor(s):: Qingshuang Chen, Roman Shugayev, Peter Bermel
TPV efficiency simulation
22 Jul 2013 | | Contributor(s):: Qingshuang Chen, Peter Bermel, Roman Shugayev, Masayoshi Sumino, Zhou Zhiguang, Omar R Yehia, Evan L Schlenker
Simulate the efficiency of a thermophotovoltaic system
Omar R Yehia
Austin J. Minnich
Austin Minnich is an Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Applied Physics at Caltech. He received his Bachelor's degree in Engineering Science from UC Berkeley in 2006, followed by...
DR. PETER BERMEL is an assistant professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Purdue University. His research focuses on improving the performance of photovoltaic, thermophotovoltaic, and...