Skip main navigation bar NASA Glenn Research Center
Thermo-Mechanical Systems Branch

[GRC Hanger link to Glenn Research Center Home Page]

[NASA Logo link to NASA national site]
Concentrators

Home
Power
Stirling
Concentrators
Sec Concentrators
Thermal
Projects
Capabilities
Publications
Personnel
Site Map

 

Concentrators are used to collect and focus solar energy to be used in various space applications including power conversion, thermal propulsion and furnaces. GRC has a long heritage in concentrator development efforts as identified below.

[Collage of three types of concentrators]

Concentrator Technology:

 

Skip bottom navigation bar [horizontal rule]

Home ] Power ] Stirling ] [ Concentrators ] Sec Concentrators ] Thermal ] Projects ] Capabilities ] Publications ] Personnel ] Site Map ]
[Power & On-Board Propulsion Technology Division]
[NASA Privacy Policy ]  [NASA Disclaimer]  [NASA Accessibility]
Curator: Wayne A. Wong
  NASA Official Responsible For Content:  Richard K. Shaltens
* an asterisk indicates an external link
Last Updated: 07/30/2002