(1) Basic concepts of electrodynamic dust shield (a.k.a. electric curtain, electrodynamic screen, etc.) technology
(2) Review of development around the world (NASA, Boston University, Waseda University, etc.)
(3) Recent development at Texas A&M University at Qatar
To inform participants of electrodynamic dust shield fundamentals, technological development, and future research directions.
An hour and a half
Researchers and Technologiests Interested in Anti-Dust Solutions
Prerequisite Knowledge of Audience
(1) Basic knowledge in solar power generation and output loss due to dust accumulation on solar surfaces.
(2) General engineering training.
Prof. Bing Guo
Texas A&M University at Qatar
Speciality: PV Soiling and Electrodynamic Dust Shield Technology