Storing the absorbent in an unpressurized tank offers unique options for thermal energy storage for solar heating and cooling of buildings and potential applications in long-distance thermal energy transport The contributions of this thesis can be summarized as: (1) design characterization of this novel process focusing on controlling the Three recommendations for the design of full solar spectrum utilization system • A novel full solar spectrum utilization system • Photovoltaics-thermoelectric/thermal (PV-TE/T) system • The thermal collector with the spectrally selective absorption fluid • PV-TE/T system performance is 11 2% higher than tandem PV-TE system

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Design and performance analysis of a novel hybrid energy recovery system for building applications In: Numerical and experimental investigation into the thermal performance of a rainwater storage tank for a ground source A review of coating materials for a novel membrane heat pipe solar panel In: Business and Environment Conference

Downloadable (with restrictions)! Coupling multi-devices is a promising way to achieve efficient utilization of full spectrum solar energy After analyzing and summarizing the advantages and disadvantages of the four most representative full solar spectrum utilization systems (tandem photovoltaic-thermoelectric PV-TE system tandem photovoltaics/thermal PV/T system spectrum splitting PV-TE

X Q Zhai R Z Experimental investigation and performance analysis on a solar adsorption cooling system with / without heat storage Applied Energy 2010 87(3): 824-835 X Q Zhai J R Yang R Z Wang Design and performance of the solar-powered floor heating system in a green building

2020-5-2Experimental investigation of a novel multi-effect solar desalination system based on humidification–dehumidification process Zehui Chang Hongfei Zheng Yingjun Yang Yuehong Su and Zhanchun Duan Renewable Energy 2014 vol 69 issue C 253-259 Abstract: This paper presents an experimental investigation of a novel multi-effect solar desalination based on humidification

A novel hybrid solar concentrated photovoltaic thermal (PV/T) collector is designed simulated and tested The PV/T system uses a parabolic trough to focus sunlight towards a nonimaging compound parabolic concentrator (CPC) that is formed of single junction Gallium Arsenide (GaAs) solar cells to simultaneously generate electricity and high temperature thermal power

Experimental testing and heat transfer analysis of a

Fossil fuel depletion and climate change have been the primary foundation for finding alternatives to conventional industrial processes Concentrated solar technologies have therefore been considered as a viable route The processes involved in these technologies use concentrated solar energy to sustain the endothermic dissociation reaction or thermochemical cycles inside a solar reactor which

Experimental investigation of two-stage thermoelectric generator system integrated with phase change materials / Ahmadi Atouei Saeed Ranjbar Ali Akbar Rezaniakolaei Alireza In: Applied Energy Vol 208 12 2017 p 332-343 Research output: Contribution to journal › Journal article › Research ›

Design and thermal properties of a novel ternary chloride eutectics for high-temperature solar energy storage Xiaolan Wei Ming Song Weilong Wang Jing Ding 2015 Design and thermal properties of a novel ternary chloride eutectics for high-temperature solar

2020-8-2CiteScore: 8 1 ℹ CiteScore: 2019: 8 1 CiteScore measures the average citations received per peer-reviewed document published in this title CiteScore values are based on citation counts in a range of four years (e g 2016-2019) to peer-reviewed documents (articles reviews conference papers data papers and book chapters) published in the same four calendar years divided by the number of

A novel conceptual design of a low temperature multi-effect desalination (LT-MED) system is presented in this paper The LT-MED system operates at vacuum pressure and is composed of several modules of tubular solar still (TSS) cells each of which can independently produce freshwater

The new solar still was designed to increase the productivity and to improve the efficiency of the conventional solar still A theoretical study is developed based on a mathematical modelling approach and aims to investigate the performance of the new concept

2017-8-28Performance Investigation on Variations of Glass Cover Thickness on Solar Still: Experimental and Theoretical Analysis Hitesh Panchal1 Received: 13 January 2016 / Accepted: 13 May 2016 / Published online: 26 May 2016 of a novel design of the vacuum tube-assisted double basin solar still: an experimental approach International Journal of

Design and Experimental Validation of a Photovoltaic-Thermal (PVT) Hybrid Collector In order to reduce carbon dioxide the use of renewable energy is inevitable Among the different renewable energies solar is the most abundant and easily harness able

Design and Experimental Validation of a Photovoltaic

Design and Experimental Validation of a Photovoltaic-Thermal (PVT) Hybrid Collector In order to reduce carbon dioxide the use of renewable energy is inevitable Among the different renewable energies solar is the most abundant and easily harness able

2016-11-1An experimental investigation of a novel design air humidifier using direct solar thermal heating a novel solar heated multi-stage bubble column humidifier is designed and tested The overall objective of this work is to investigate the main operating parameters of the new humidifier The experimental investigation is conducted for a

The new solar still was designed to increase the productivity and to improve the efficiency of the conventional solar still A theoretical study is developed based on a mathematical modelling approach and aims to investigate the performance of the new concept

The easiest and the most used method is the conversion of solar energy into thermal energy We developed a prototype solar water heating system for experimental test We reported the investigation of solar thermal conversion efficiency in different seasons which is 29 24% in summer 14 75% in winter and 15 53% in rainy season

The vertical panels of solar chimney have internal dimensions of 2000mm height、1000mm length Under the condition of heat flux and chimney gap variety we research chimney interior velocity field Experimental Results show that airflow increased with chimney gap augmentation the airflow and air velocity augment with the increase of solar radiant intensity and air velocity decreases with

2019-1-26experimental data the daily mean electrical efficiency of the PVT resulted to be about 6 0% whereas the PV module showed a daily average efficiency of 6 2% The PVT collector also produced thermal energy with a daily efficiency of 25 8% Touafek et al [15] modelled and simulated a novel design of

2020-7-9Experimental investigation of loop heat pipe with flat evaporator using biporous wick[J] Applied Thermal Engineering 2012 42: 34-40 [49] Chen B B Liu Z C Liu W Yang J G Li H Wang D D Operational characteristics of two biporous wicks used in loop heat pipe with flat evaporator[J]

2019-3-18Solar cooker based on parabolic dish collector with phase change thermal storage unit was investigated In this experimental setup solar cooker with phase change thermal storage unit was kept on absorber plate of parabolic dish collector During day time acetanilide (phase change material) stores solar heat and during evening solar cooker is kept in the insulator box