Theoretical Study of the Compound Parabolic Trough Solar Collector

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Dr. Subhi S. Mahammed; Dr. Hameed J. Khalaf; Tadahmun A. Yassen;
(2012)
  • Publisher: Tikrit University
  • Journal: Tikrit Journal of Engineering Sciences (issn: 1813-162X, eissn: 2312-7589)
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  • Subject: Solar energy, Solar water heater, CPC collector | Engineering (General). Civil engineering (General) | TA1-2040

Theoretical design of compound parabolic trough solar collector (CPC) without tracking is presented in this work. The thermal efficiency is obtained by using FORTRAN 90 program. The thermal efficiency is between (60-67)% at mass flow rate between (0.02-0.03) kg/s at con... View more
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