Announcement: Short-term training at CNRS PROMES on Concentrated solar flux measurements

CNRS PROMES organises a Short-term training for Technical staff and Scientists that will be held on 29 September 2023 in Odeillo Font-Romeu, France.

The course is designed for engineers, researchers and stakeholders from European CSP industry and companies who want to be trained on concentrated power measureements for CSP facilities: solar towers, furnaces, simulators…

This course focuses on flux measurements: presentation and usage of water-calorimeters and radiometers, presentation and usage of camera and white targets, data processing to provide flux maps.

The training consists of both theoretical and practical modules at solar furnaces in order to get hand-on experience on sensors in real conditions. Topics can be adjusted toward CSP facility operation depending on participants’ requests.
The training will include a visit at PROMES facilities in Odeillo.

The training will include visit of the Odeillo site: weather station, outside solar facilities.

Agenda and practicalities can be downloaded just below.

No course fee is applicable. Accommodation and travel costs shall be covered by the participant.

To confirm your participation, please fill-in and send the application form (link) before 11 September 2023 to:


This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 823802