Renewable Energy Resources and Technologies
1. An Experimental and Analytical Study of Influential Parameters of Parabolic Trough Solar Collector

Daryoosh Borzuei; Seyed Farhan Moosavian; Abolfazl Ahmadi; Rouhollah Ahmadi; Kourosh Bagherzadeh

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 21 August 2021

  Energy plays a vital role in all human life activities. Due to the problems caused by fossil fuels in recent decades such as global warming, greenhouse gas emissions, ozone depletion, etc., the use of renewable and clean energy has been considered. An experimental facility for the acquisition of reliable ...  Read More

Renewable Energy Resources and Technologies
2. Experimental Investigation of the Thermal Performance of Vacuum Tube Solar Collectors (VTSC) Using Alumina Nanofluids

Seyed Amir Hossein Zamzamian; Mohsen Mansouri

Volume 5, Issue 2 , Spring 2018, , Pages 52-60

  The enhancement of the thermal performance of Vacuum Tube Solar Collectors (VTSC) was studied by using alumina nanofluid as working fluid. VTSC is a simple and commonly utilized type of collector. This study established the heat transfer experimental model of all glass VTSCs used in a forced-circulation ...  Read More

3. Solar Heat Utilization in Separation Column Reboilers Case Study: Amine Regenerator in South Pars Gas Complex, Assalouyeh

Morteza Keshavarz; Behnam Mostajeran Goortani

Volume 4, Issue 2 and 3 , Summer 2017, , Pages 56-67

  The amine regenerator of acid removal unit in South Pars Gas Complex, Assalouyeh, Iran was modeled. This model was fitted to assess the large scale columns and allow application of solar thermal energy for production of low pressure steam. Heat transfer fluids including Therminol oil, sulfur, or salt ...  Read More