Optical and Structural Characterization of Nickel Coatings for Solar Collector Receivers

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Pratesi, Stefano; Sani, E.; DE LUCIA, Maurizio;
  • Publisher: Hindawi Publishing Corporation
  • Journal: International Journal of Photoenergy (issn: 1110-662X, eissn: 1687-529X)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1155/2014/834128
  • Subject: TJ807-830 | Renewable energy sources | Article Subject | Solar Collectors; solar concentrator PTC; Coatings; solar heating anc cooling; receiver

The development of spectrally selective materials is gaining an increasing role in solar thermal technology. The ideal spectrally selective solar absorber requires high absorbance at the solar spectrum wavelengths and low emittance at the wavelengths of thermal spectrum... View more
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