TPV-13 Conference Topics


  • Tailored spectral thermal emission: photonic crystals, resonant emitters, metamaterials, etc.
  • Tailored spectral reflection and transmission: optical filters and reflectors, plasmonics, etc.
  • High temperature emitters: design, fabrication and characterization 
  • Infrared semiconductors: III-V, quantum nanostructures, etc. 
  • Thermophotovoltaic devices: design, fabrication and characterization 
  • Thermophotovoltaic applications: solar, space, waste heat recovery, energy storage, etc. 
  • Novel concepts: near-field thermophotovoltaics, thermophotonics, hybrid devices, etc. 
  • Competing technologies: thermionics and thermoelectrics
  • Market assessment and exploitation