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1.  Blair, N.; Dobos, A. P.; Freeman, J.; Neises, T.; Wagner, M.; Ferguson, T.; Gilman, P.; Janzou, S. (2014). System Advisor Model, SAM 2014.1.14: General Description. 19 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-6A20-61019.

2.  Dobos, A.; Neises, T.; Wagner, M. (2014). Advances in CSP Simulation Technology in the System Advisor Model. Energy Procedia. Proceedings of the SolarPACES 2013 International Conference, 17-20 September 2013, Las Vegas, Nevada. Vol. 49, 2014; pp. 2482-2489; NREL Report No. CP-6A20-61629. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.egypro.2014.03.263


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3.  Freeman, J.; Whitmore, J.; Blair, N.; Dobos, A. P. (2014). Validation of Multiple Tools for Flat Plate Photovoltaic Modeling Against Measured Data. 21 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-6A20-61497.


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4.  Blair, N.; Dobos, A.; Ferguson, T.; Freeman, J.; Gilman, P.; Whitmore, J. (2014). Wind Technology Modeling Within the System Advisor Model (SAM) (Poster). NREL (National Renewable Energy Laboratory). 1 pg.; NREL Report No. PO-6A20-61635.


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5.  Dobos, A. P. (2014). PVWatts Version 5 Manual. 20 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-6A20-62641.


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6.  Blair, N. J.; Dobos, A. P.; Gilman, P. (2013). Comparison of Photovoltaic Models in the System Advisor Model: Preprint. 8 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-6A20-58057.

7.  Deline, C.; Dobos, A.; Janzou, S.; Meydbrey, J.; Donovan, M. (2013). Simplified Model of Uniform Shading in Large Photovoltaic Arrays. Solar Energy. Vol. 96, October 2013; pp. 274-282; NREL Report No. JA-5200-57603. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.solener.2013.07.008


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8.  Freeman, J.; Whitmore, J.; Kaffine, L.; Blair, N.; Dobos, A. P. (2013). System Advisor Model: Flat Plate Photovoltaic Performance Modeling Validation Report. 129 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-6A20-60204.


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9.  Marion, W. F.; Dobos, A. P. (2013). Rotation Angle for the Optimum Tracking of One-Axis Trackers. 15 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-6A20-58891.


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10.  Dobos, A. P. (2013). PVWatts Version 1 Technical Reference. 11 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-6A20-60272.


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11.  Wendelin, T.; Dobos, A.; Lewandowski, A. (2013). SolTrace: A Ray-Tracing Code for Complex Solar Optical Systems. 19 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-5500-59163.

12.  Dobos, A. P. (2012). Improved Coefficient Calculator for the California Energy Commission 6 Parameter Photovoltaic Module Model. Article No. 021011. Journal of Solar Energy Engineering. Vol. 134(2), May 2012; 6 pp.; NREL Report No. JA-6A20-52571. http://dx.doi.org/10.1115/1.4005759


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13.  Dobos, A. P.; Gilman, P.; Kasberg, M. (2012). P50/P90 Analysis for Solar Energy Systems Using the System Advisor Model: Preprint. 8 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-6A20-54488.

14.  Blair, N.; Dobos, A.; Sather, N. (2012). WREF 2012: Case Studies Comparing System Advisor Model (SAM) Results to Real Performance Data. Proceedings of the World Renewable Energy Forum, 13-17 May 2012, Denver, Colorado (CD-ROM). Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society (ASES) 6 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-6A20-57041.


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15.  Blair, N.; Dobos, A.; Sather, N. (2012). Case Studies Comparing System Advisor Model (SAM) Results to Real Performance Data: Preprint. 8 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-6A20-54676.

16.  Dobos, A. P. (2012). Modeling of Annual DC Energy Losses due to Off Maximum Power Point Operation in PV Arrays. [Proceedings] 38th IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference (PVSC '12), 3-8 June 2012, Austin, Texas. Piscataway, NJ: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) pp. 002967-002969; NREL Report No. CP-6A20-55362. http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/PVSC.2012.6318207

17.  Dobos, A. P.; Gilman, P.; Kasberg, M. (2012). WREF 2012: P50/P90 Analysis for Solar Energy Systems Using the System Advisor Model. Proceedings of the World Renewable Energy Forum, 13-17 May 2012, Denver, Colorado (CD-ROM). Boulder, CO: American Solar Energy Society (ASES) 6 pp.; NREL Report No. CP-6A20-57040.


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18.  Gilman, P.; Dobos, A. (2012). System Advisor Model, SAM 2011.12.2: General Description. 18 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-6A20-53437.


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19.  Jorgenson, J.; Gilman, P.; Dobos, A. (2011). Technical Manual for the SAM Biomass Power Generation Model. 40 pp.; NREL Report No. TP-6A20-52688.


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20.  Wagner, M. J.; Blair, N.; Dobos, A. (2010). Detailed Physical Trough Model for NREL's Solar Advisor Model: Preprint. 11; NREL Report No. CP-5500-49368.



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