Energy and Climate

Optical Imaging

Strategic Partnership Projects

On April 14, 2011, in

National Solar Thermal Test Facility (NSTTF) The Tower at the National Solar Thermal Test Facility (NSTTF) offers a complete test environment with a distinct height advantage for a variety of activities, including: Nuclear thermal flash simulation Thermal performance testing and
thermophysical properties measurement Radar and sensor testing, including measuring the effects of aerodynamic
heating on radar transmissions […]

Solar CSP R&D Activities at Sandia

On March 3, 2011, in

Sandia supports the DOE Concentrating Solar Power Program and the CSP industry by providing: R&D on CSP components and systems; advanced component development; component and systems analysis; test and evaluation; and supporting market development activities. Listed below are systems and technologies supported by Sandia National Laboratories.

National Solar Thermal Test Facility

On March 2, 2011, in

NSTTF Interactive Tour Operated by Sandia National Laboratories for the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), the National Solar Thermal Test Facility (NSTTF) is the only test facility of this type in the United States. The NSTTF’s primary goal is to provide experimental engineering data for the design, construction, and operation of unique components and systems […]



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