The high-power radiators of the Synlight solar simulator

A frontal view of the 149 high-power radiators of the Synlight solar simulator.
The high-power radiators of the Synlight solar simulator
At the DLR site in Jülich, the Institute of Future Fuels operates a globally unique facility: the Synlight solar simulator. Here, 149 medium-sized cinema projector lamps generate artificial sunlight that has a similar light spectrum to natural sunlight and can reach 10,000 times its intensity.