Khunnama, W and Yupapin, P (2009) Proposed solar energy conversion and storage system using a nano-ring in an array waveguide. Optik - International Journal for Light and Electron Optics . ISSN 0030-4026 (In Press)
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We propose the new solar energy conversion and storage system using the array waveguide. It can be used to generate and store solar energy within the nano-array waveguide system. The system consists of micro- and nano-ring resonators incorporating a Mach Zhender Interferometer (MZI) that can be integrated into a single system. The large bandwidth signal, i.e. white light, is generated using a soliton pulse in a Kerr-type nonlinear medium propagating within a micro-ring resonator system. The control light concept is applied using a nano-waveguide incorporating an MZI, whereas the incoherent light is filtered being coherence, which is amplified and stored within the system. The white light can be re-generated using the stored coherent light pulse. Furthermore, the combination of signals is formed by the array waveguide, which is allowed to generate the huge amount of solar energy output.
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||Solar optics; Solar energy conversion; Solar energy storage; Nano-waveguide|
|Subjects:||Engineering > Nanotechnology applications in civil engineering|
|Deposited On:||27 Nov 2009 15:36|
|Last Modified:||27 Nov 2009 15:36|
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