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SGHAT v3 User's Manual (PDF)

Covers glare analysis, inputs, outputs and assumptions used by Solar Glare Hazard Analysis Tool. Although the manual pertains to an older version of SGHAT, the majority of the technical content is still accurate. An updated version is in the pipeline.

SGHAT v3 Technical Manual (PDF)

Details the technical algorithms and implementation of the SGHAT. Again, while some of the content is outdated most of it readily applies to GlareGauge. An updated version is in the pipeline.


Cianan Sims, the technical lead of ForgeSolar, participated in a free webinar by SEIA in 2016. He described GlareGauge and stepped through a guided demo of the software. The video can be freely viewed here.

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