Group exhibits at the 2017 ARPA-E Energy Innovation Summit

The Escarra lab attended the ARPA-E Energy Innovation Summit held in National Harbor, MD from February 27 – March 1, 2017. The summit is an annual meeting of energy innovators from industry, academia, national labs, and more. Our collaborators from the...

Brian Riggs presents at the 43rd IEEE PVSC

Brian Riggs attends the 43rd IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference (PVSC) from June 5-10, 2016 in Portland, Or and presents a poster on the group’s ongoing work in the FOCUS project. His poster is titled ‘Thermal Characterization of Concentrated Solar Absorbance...

Professor Escarra presents at the CPV-12 conference

Professor Escarra attends the 12th International Conference on Concentrator Photovoltaics (CPV-12) from April 25-27 in Freiburg, Germany and presents in the ‘Novel Concepts in CPV’ session. His talk is titled ‘A Hybrid Photovoltaic-photothermal...

ARPA-E FOCUS project launched at Tulane

An ARPA-E project within the FOCUS program is launched in our group in collaboration with Otherlab in San Francisco, Boeing-Spectrolab in Sylmar, CA, and the University of San Diego. The goal of the project is to design, build, and test a hybrid concentrated...