Events

Solar Tower technology trends and current R&D activities at DLR

CRSES Forum: Solar Tower Technology Trends and Current R&D Activities at the DLR, Germany

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Presented by Dr R Buck, Head of Point Focus Systems Department at the DLR Institute of Solar Research.

When: 3:00pm, Friday, 10 April

Venue: Cinema 2, Neelsie Student Centre, Stellenbosch University

STERG Quarterly Meeting – Q4 [28 Nov 2014]

This is the current date for the second quarterly meeting. (It is listed in the calendar to the right)

 

Draft agenda:

11:00 – 12:00: Research and guest presentations

12:00 – 13:00: STERG admin/planning/etc.

Attendance: All members of STERG and invited guests are encouraged to attend.

STERG Quarterly Meeting – Q2 [4 April 2014]

This is the current date for the second quarterly meeting. (It is listed in the calendar to the right)

 

Draft agenda:

11:00 – 12:00: Research and guest presentations

12:00 – 13:00: STERG admin/planning/etc.

Attendance: All members of STERG and invited guests are encouraged to attend.

Solar 2014 (ASES and Intersolar)

Deadline for abstracts 14 February (note this does not seem to be peer review)

Conference info

City: San Francisco

Dates: 6 – 10 July 2014

See website for more info.

Introduction to Solar Energy 2014

 

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IEA Task 49 5th Experts Meeting

Solar process heat for production and advanced applications – Task 49 / Task IV

Stellenbosch University, South Africa

Date: January 22 – 24, 2014

Venue: Stellenbosch Institute for Advanced Study (STIAS), Wallenberg Research Centre, 10 Marais St, Stellenbosch, 7600

Attendance: By invitation

2nd Annual STERG Symposium

A provisional announcement to the annual STERG symposium. Please bookmark the date.

Open to all members of the university, colleagues at other universities and institutions involved in CSP R&D, funders & members of the public.

We will plan for around 20 technical presentations and a tour of the solar laboratories.

NRF scholarships process

To: All prospective postgraduate student waiting to hear about the recently announced special 2014 scholarship program for the solar thermal spoke.

Instructions to prospective students: Please be prepared to provide information about you and the basic objective of the project you have discussed with your potential supervisor. Please also  note that you must be a SA […]

Award winning structures by schlaich bergermann und partner

 

 

A lecture by Markus Balz, Managing Director, sbp sonne gmbh

Location: Pulp-Cinema, Neelsie, Stellenbosch University (Location)

Date: 14 November 2013

Time: 11h00 – 12h00

Invitation: All members of the university and public welcome (seating is limited – arrive early)

Lecture overview

Markus will present on his own projects and experiences in structural engineering, including his experience with the Moses Madhiba stadium […]

SANEA Lecture: Concentrating Solar Power in South Africa

 

Johan Kotze, STERG PhD candidate will be presenting this lecture.

SANEDI recently recognised his efforts and Johan was awarded with the RECORD RERE Young Researcher Award for 2013.

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