7TH TRAINING IN SOLAR RADIATION - 21 to 25 JAN. 2019 - SOPHIA ANTIPOLIS, FRANCE

Last update: Sept. 2018

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Address: MINES ParisTech, 1 rue Claude Daunesse, 06904 Sophia Antipolis. Organize your trip

Lunches and catering fee: Access prices. Please note that your participation is validated as soon as your payment is received.

NB: A room has been booked for breaks and catering, where you will have the opportunity to display posters or flyers for your company / your project / your product. Feel free to bring any dissemination tool.

Lunches and catering fee

Day Price
Monday - optional 30 €
Thuesday 60 €
Wednesday 60 €
Thursday 60 €
Friday (master class) - optional 260 € (160 € for students)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Total fee: 470.00 € (or 370.00 € for students)

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Teachers

  • Prof Philippe Blanc, MINES ParisTech
  • Dr Alexandre Boilley, Transvalor S.A.
  • Dr Mireille Lefèvre, MINES ParisTech
  • Dr Mathilde Marchand, Transvalor S.A.
  • Lionel Ménard, MINES ParisTech
  • Prof Thierry Ranchin, MINES ParisTech
  • Dr Yves-Marie Saint Drenan, MINES ParisTech
  • Dr Claire Thomas, Transvalor S.A.
  • Dr. Etienne Wey, Transvalor S.A.

Program

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Training language: English

Day 0 Monday January 21st, 2019 (OPTIONAL)

14:00 – 14:30

Welcome coffee - Registration

14:30 – 16:30

Basics in solar radiation - Practical work : sun position

Prof. Blanc

16:30 – 17:00

Coffee break

17:00 – 18:00

Basics in GIS

Prof. Ranchin
18:00 Adjourn day

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Day 1 Tuesday January 22nd, 2019

08:30 – 09:00

Welcome coffee - Registration

09:00 – 10:30

  • Presentation of MINES ParisTech and Transvalor
  • Round table: present yourself to the assembly
  • 5 min introduction of posters of OIE PhD students

Distribution of the questionnaires that you will fill all training long

Teachers & Participants
10:30 - 11:00

Coffee break – poster session

11:00 – 12:00

Introduction of SoDa, HelioClim-3 and CAMS services

Dr Marchand

12:00 – 14:00

Lunch

14:00 – 15:30

Site prospection – Atlas IRENA, Atlas PACA, Urban solar cadasters

Dr Wey

15:30 – 16:00

Coffee break – poster session

16:00 – 17:00

In-situ pyranometric measurements

Prof Blanc

17:00 – 17:30

Using existing in-situ pyranometric measurements

17:30 – 18:00

Using existing measuring stations from a nearby network

18:00

Adjourn day

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Day 2 Wednesday January 23rd, 2019

09:00 – 10:00

Practical work: Analyze cases of measurement failures

All teachers

10:00 – 10:30

Supplementing ground data with meteorological analyses

Dr Boilley

10:30 – 11:00

Coffee break – poster session

11:00 – 11:30

Supplementing ground data with satellite data – Introduction

Dr Thomas

11:30 – 12:00

Limitations of satellite-based methods

Dr Thomas

12:00 – 13:30

Lunch

14:00 – 15:00

SoDa, HelioClim and Heliosat-2, CAMS radiation and CAMS McClear services

Dr Thomas

15:00 – 15:30

Protocol for validating estimates of solar radiation from meteorological analyses or satellite images

Dr Lefèvre
15:30 – 16:00 Calibration of a long term satellite irradiation time series Dr Wey

16:00 – 16:30

Coffee break – poster session

16:30 – 17:00 Analyze of long term solar resource – variability and representativeness (TMY) Prof Blanc

17:00

Adjourn day

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Day 3 Thursday January 24th, 2019

09:00 – 10:30

Monitoring an installation with satellite irradiation data: the challenge to deal with high resolution spatial and temporal variability

Prof Blanc

10:30 – 11:00

Coffee break – poster session

11:00 – 12:00 Introduction to forecast methodologies Dr Saint Drenan

12:00 – 13:30

Lunch

13:30 – 14:15 Bank and projects financing – Questions and answers Pierre Antoine Machelon 
14:15 – 15:45

New projects:

  1. Spectral radiation values: UV, Photosynthetically Active Radiation, PV
  2. Heliosat-5: toward a global coverage of HelioClim
  3. NEXTGEOSS: access to gridded CAMS data

Dr Thomas

Lionel Ménard

15:45 – 16:45

Round table: collect recommendations from attendees to improve the training and collect questionnaires

All Participants

16:45

Adjourn day

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Day 4 Friday January 25th, 2019 (optional) - Parallel practical work sessions

 
Dr Etienne Wey

Pr Philippe Blanc

09:00 – 12:30

QGIS discovery and use

Resource assessment / management of technical data in Maltab (Prerequisite: MatLab knowledge)

12:30 – 14:00

Lunch

14:00 – 16:00

QGIS discovery and use

Resource assessment / management of technical data in Maltab (Prerequisite: MatLab knowledge)

16:00

Adjourn day

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