Skip to Content
Find More Like This
Return to Search

Light shield for solar concentrators

United States Patent

August 26, 2014
View the Complete Patent at the US Patent & Trademark Office
A solar receiver unit including a housing defining a recess, a cell assembly received in the recess, the cell assembly including a solar cell, and a light shield received in the recess and including a body and at least two tabs, the body defining a window therein, the tabs extending outward from the body and being engaged with the recess, wherein the window is aligned with the solar cell.
Plesniak; Adam P. (Huntington Beach, CA), Martins; Guy L. (Downey, CA)
The Boeing Company (Chicago, IL)
12/ 479,136
June 5, 2009
STATEMENT This invention was made with Government support under DE-FC36-07GO17052 awarded by the Department of Energy. The government of the United States of America has certain rights in this invention.