Thermal energy storage – overview and specific insight into nitrate salts for sensible and latent heat storage

German Aerospace Center (DLR), Pfaffenwaldring 38-40, 70569 Stuttgart, Germany German Aerospace Center (DLR), Linder Hö,he, 51147 Kö,ln, Germany German Aerospace Center (DLR), Pfaffenwaldring 38-40, 70569 Stuttgart, Germany German Aerospace Center (DLR), Pfaffenwaldring 38-40, 70569 Stuttgart, Germany

A solar-thermal energy harvesting scheme: enhanced heat capacity of molten HITEC salt mixed with Sn

a Department of Materials Science and Engineering, National Tsing Hua University, Hsinchu, Taiwan b Department of Mechanical Engineering, National Chiao Tung University, Hsinchu, Taiwan c State Key Laboratory of Electronic Thin Films and Integrated Devices University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, Chengdu 610054, P.