A - PV Power Supply Systems

A1 Private Grid Coupling - Design of a First Iteration Prototype to achieve Mains Parallel Usage of Renewable Energy
B.Eng. Andreas Eberhardt, Pioniernetz, München

A2 Adaptive predictive energy management concept for PV-storage systems in industrial applicationDipl.-Ing. Michael Böttiger, TU Dresden 

A3 Comparison of a particle swarm- and a genetic algorithm based sizing method for autonomous PV-battery-hydrogen-hybrid systems
Dipl.-Ing. Martin Paulitschke, TU Dresden

A4 Photovoltaic mobile home with electrical pulse energy - a report on one-year experience of both being connected to the home network and being on the road in the virutal smart grid
Dipl.- Ing., Ing.(grad) Peter Kremer, Pulheim

A5 C/sells - smart energy supply in the solar showcase project
M.Sc. Andreas Zeiselmair, Forschungsstelle für Energiewirtschaft e.V., München

A6 The DGS-SolarRebell
Dipl.-Ing. Björn Hemmann, DGS LV Franken e.V., Nürnberg

A7 Reactive power performance optimization of existing photovoltaic plants by optimal control of LV shunt reactors
M.Sc. Stefan Ott, Hochschule München

A8 Evaluation of the Hosting Capacity of a Distribution Grid with the Utilization of a Solar-Roof-Potential-Analyses and identification of key figures
M.Eng. Falko Ebe, Hochschule Ulm

A9 The contribution of PV-Systems to the energy and power balance of zero-energy houses in Southern Norway
Prof. Hans Georg Beyer, Universitetet i Agder, Grimstad, Norwegen

A10 Harmonic emission modelling of PV inverter / PV systems by means of measurement
Dr. Gunter Arnold, Fraunhofer IWES, Kassel

A11 Solidary or egoistic MicroGrids?
M.Eng. Roland Singer, Fraunhofer ISE, Freiburg 

A12 Benchmark test of energy management algorithms for PV-hybrid systems with battery and hydrogen storage path
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Thilo Bocklisch, TU Dresden 

A13 Influence of the battery voltage level on the efficiency and cost of a PV battery energy storage system
M.Sc. Georg Angenendt, RWTH Aachen

A14 Solar Battery Systems providing Frequency Control
Dipl.-Wirt.-Ing. (FH), M.Sc., M.Eng. Raphael Hollinger, Fraunhofer ISE, Freiburg 

A15 Economic Assessment of Solar-Power-Short-Time Prediction in PV-Diesel-Hybrid Systems
Prof. Dr. Michael Schmidt, Hochschule Offenburg 

A16 Energy domain coupling in a Smart Home: Results of a one year monitoring at the Projecthouse Ulm
Dipl.-Ing. (FH) Holger Ruf, Ingenieurbüro Holger Ruf, Ulm 

A17 Thermal simulation of the energy domain coupling of heating and PV system of the Projecthouse Ulm
B.Eng. Valerie Pabst, Hochschule Ulm 

A18 Space cooling with a PV driven compressor cooling machine and high own electric energy use
Dipl.-El.-Ing. (FH) Lukas Omlin, Institut für Solartechnik SPF, Rapperswil, Schweiz

A19 Heat Pump and Photovoltaics coupled with Water Storage and Building Mass as a Thermal Battery
Dipl.-Ing., PhD Alexander Thür, Universität Innsbruck, Österreich

A20 Thermochemical heat storage for PV-Systems
Dr.-Ing. Henner Kerskes, Universität Stuttgart 

A21 Electric vehicles powered with PV electricity as a new driver for the photovoltaic - can they replace the stationary batteries?
Prof. Urs Muntwyler, Fachhochschule Bern, Burgdorf, Schweiz 

A22 Solar e-mobility - which e-car drives best with the sun?
M.Sc. Martin Hofmann, Valentin Software, Berlin

A23 Grid-forming power converters in distributed energy systems
Dipl.-Ing. Peter Unruh, Fraunhofer IWES, Kassel

A24 Agriculture under PV - the world´s first APV research facility in a living lab
M.Sc., Dipl.-Geoökol. Tabea Obergfell, Fraunhofer ISE, Freiburg 



B1 Urban PV - insights on potentials and challenges in Berlin
M.Sc. Joseph Bergner, HTW Berlin

B2 Sustainability of the energy supply with regard to the post-EEG period
SV Johannes Cloerkes, SV-Büro Cloerkes, Nettetal



C1 15 expert years - PV -nightmare or dream?
Dipl.-Ing. (FH) Christian Keilholz, solarklima e. K., Waldkraiburg

C2 RDS-PP PV: Development of a Reference Designation System for PV Power Plants
Christian Bertsch-Engel, CEE Operations GmbH, Hamburg

C3 Algorithm for the IR panoramic image construction deduced from aerial IR images of PV power plants
Dipl.-Wirtsch.-Ing. Manuel Dalsass, ZAE Bayern, Hof

C4 Rating of solar electrical boiler
M. Sc. Michael Knoop, ISFH, Emmerthal

C5 Prediction of power losses by potential induced degradation - PID
DI Jan Slamberger, AIT GmbH, Wien, Österreich

C6 Qualitative and quantitative analysis of regularly repeated IR-inspections of PV-Plants with typical PID-patterns
Dr.-Ing. Claudia Buerhop-Lutz, ZAE Bayern, Erlangen

C7 Outdoor Lock-In Thermography of PID modules
DI Bernhard Kubicek, AIT GmbH, Wien, Österreich

C8 Evaluation of the surveying precision of thermography predicting quanitatative power losses in pv modules
Dipl.-Ing. (FH) Bernhard Weinreich, HaWe Engineering GmbH, Gauting-Hausen

C9 Stabilization procedures for power Determination of Thin-Film PV-Modules
Dr. Marcus Rennhofer, AIT GmbH, Wien, Österreich

C10 Reduced Total Uncertainty of In-Field Measurements
Dr. Bengt Jaeckel, UL International Germany GmbH, Neu-Isenburg

C11 Determination of the operation quality by evaluation of the electrical losses in pv-power-plants
Dipl.-Ing. (FH) Andreas Dietrich, DiSUN Deutsche Solarservice GmbH, Werder

C12 Intermediate Results of Monitoring of Storage Systems
M.Sc. Philipp Rechberger, FH OÖ F&E GmbH, Wels, Österreich

C13 Fast switching off recording NEC 2017: meaning full safety precaution or unnecessary nuisane?
Prof. Urs Muntwyler, Fachhochschule Bern, Burgdorf, Schweiz

C14 Arc fault scenarios in battery storage systems
Dipl.-Ing (FH) Felix Eger, Fraunhofer ISE, Freiburg

C15 Transient effects in form of reverse currents on MW-class PV-plants caused by damaged PV-Strings
Prof. Dr.-Ing. MBA Yarú Mendez Hernández, Universidad Simón Bolívar (USB), Caracas, Venezuela

C16 Failure Porbability of Selected PV System Components in a Curtain Facade
Dipl.-Ing., M.Sc. Maria Roos, Fraunhofer IWES, Kassel



D1 NETfficient - Compact and Modular Storage Converter for Future Smart Grids and Industry Grids
Dipl.-Ing. Sönke Rogalla, Fraunhofer ISE, Freiburg

D2 Test procedures of multi-MPPT PV inverter
Prof. Urs Muntwyler, Fachhochschule Bern, Burgdorf, Schweiz

D3 PV inverters for increased environmental condtions
M.Sc. Fabian Schnabel, Fraunhofer IWES, Kassel

D4 Innovative Engineering Leads to a Compact and Cost Efficient Design of PV Inverters
Dipl.-Ing. (FH) Sebastian Franz, Fraunhofer ISE, Freiburg

D5 Analysis of different topologies for the development of a highly integrated micro inverter with GaN transistors
Dipl.-Ing. Andreas Hensel, Fraunhofer ISE, Freiburg

D6 Comparison of different energetic performance indicators for PV-battery systems
M.Sc. Johannes Weniger, HTW Berlin

D7 Performance evaluation of household Li-ion battery storage systems
M.Sc. Nina Munzke, KIT, Eggenstein-Leopoldshafen

D8 Advantae of Cell String Optimizers over Panel Optimizers and standard Panals
Dipl.-Ing. (FH) Roman Giehl, Jinko Solar GmbH, Unterschleißheim 

D9 Behaviour of PV cells from the ingot boundary in a PV module
Dr. Michael Schwark, AIT GmbH, Wien, Österreich

D10 Coloured PV-Modules - Technology, types and applications
Dipl.-Ing. Christian Roeske, Hochschule Luzern, Horw, Schweiz 

D11 Simulation of reaction-diffusion systems to assess EVA degradation in accelerated and environmental ageing conditions: a tool to design novel accelerated climate tests
PhD Maria Cristina Gagliardi, IMT School for Advanced Studies Lucca, Italien

D12 Printed Organic Solar Modules
Dr. Hans-Joachim Egelhaaf, ZAE Bayern, Nürnberg

D13 > 99 % peak efficiency with LOW COST-MPPT instead of poweroptimizer
M.Eng. Angelika Neumann, Hochschule Karlsruhe

D14 Efficient Energy Management in PV/Storage/HP-Systems
M.Sc. Philipp Rechberger, FH OÖ F&E GmbH, Wels, Österreich

D15 Model-Based Monitoring
Marc Hager-Brossmann, Hochschule Rosenheim


E1 Development, application and validation of a compact, portable characterization device for building-intergrated photovoltaics
M.Sc. Lukas Neumaier, CTR AG , Villach/St.Magdalen, Österreich

E2 Worldwide variability of radiation and consequences for solar power generation
M.Sc. Michael Bührer, meteoblue AG, Basel, Schweiz

E3 Accuracy of radiation simulations, depending on climatic zone and microdimatic conditions
M.Sc. Michael Bührer, meteoblue AG, Basel, Schweiz

E4 Open Source simulation model for grid-conneced PV-battery systems
M.Sc. Tjarko Tjaden, HTW Berlin

E5 MATLAB-based simulation model for the calculation of electric power-flows in PV-storage systems
M.Sc. Michael Knoop, ISFH, Emmerthal

E6 Meteorological data for the calculation of self-consumption
Dipl.-Natw. (ETH) Jan Remund, Meteotest, Bern, Schweiz

E7 Projekt PhotoClass: Towards the energy-rating standard 61853
Dr. Stefan Winter, Physikalisch-Technische Bundesanstalt (PTB), Braunschweig 

E8 Modeling of the Radiation Transfer through the Atmosphere and Analyses of the Cloud Influence on the Irradiation Variability
B.Sc. Yasmin Flucke, Hochschule Rosenheim

E9 Snow Cover Mapping Improved and Updated for Site Assessment, Yield Forecast and Photovoltaic System Design
B.Eng. Florian Kaiser, Hochschule Rosenheim


F1 Optimization of a picture-taking and video-grabbing system for Electroluminescence-Measuring in PV-fields by digital image processing algorithms
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Grit Behrens, Fachhochschule Bielefeld, Minden

F2 Computerized Maintenance Management Systems for Operation & Management of PV Plants - Requirements - Field Report - Future Prospects
Dipl.-Ing. Uwe Ilgemann, invecco GmbH, Freiburg

F3 Current consideration of uncertainty regarding power measurement of PV modules under field conditions, or: Is the uncertainty of 5% (Pmax) the real lower limit?
Dipl.-Phys. Alexander Preiss, PI Berlin AG, Berlin

F4 Analysis of innovative heating systems in combination with photovoltaic systems in commercial buildings
DI (FH) Gundula Weber, AIT GmbH, Wien, Österreich


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