Renewable Energy Resources and Technologies
Effect of Covering Aperture of Conical Cavity Receiver on Thermal Performance of Parabolic Dish Collector: Experimental and Numerical Investigations

Sina Eterafi; Shiva Gorjian; Majid Amidpour

Volume 8, Issue 4 , October 2021, , Pages 29-41

  In this study, the effect of covering the aperture area of a conical cavity receiver with an ultra-white glass on operational parameters of a Parabolic Dish Collector (PDC) was numerically and experimentally investigated under climate conditions of Tehran (35.44° N latitude and 51.10° longitude). ...  Read More

Theoretical Investigation of Consumption Patterns Effect on Optimal Orientation of Collector in Solar Water Heating System

Abbas Rajabi Khanghahi; Mohammad Zamen; Mehdi Soufari; Majid Amidpour; Ali Abbas Nejad

Volume 4, Issue 1 , February 2017, , Pages 1-10

  One of the subjects in solar water heater design is considering distribution of hot water consumption during the day. For example, each of the household, commercial, office, school, and industrial consumptions have a particular distribution of hot water consumption named pattern in this article. In solar ...  Read More