Parametric Analysis of the Fixed Mirror Solar Concentrator for Medium Temperature Applications

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dc.contributor.author Pujol Nadal, Ramón
dc.contributor.author Martínez Moll, Víctor
dc.contributor.author Moià Pol, Andreu Antoni
dc.date.accessioned 2018-11-07T11:56:17Z
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/11201/148468
dc.description.abstract [eng] The Fixed Mirror Solar Concentrator (FMSC) is a geometry that can produce thermal energy in medium temperature range. FMSC presents some advantages compared to other designs due to the static reflector, such as best integration in to building roofs. An optical ray-tracing analysis of the geometry has been presented in a previous paper. The optical results were obtained in function of three design parameters: the number of mirrors N, the ratio of focal length and reflector width F/W, and the intercept factor γ (in order to represent different receiver widths). Now, the integrated thermal output of the same parameter combinations has been determined in order to find optimal values of the design parameters at a working temperature of 200ºC. The results have been obtained for three different weathers, and two orientations (North-South, and East-West ).
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dc.relation.ispartof Journal of Solar Energy Engineering-Transactions of the Asme, 2013, vol. 136, num. 1, p. 011019-1-011019-7
dc.rights , 2013
dc.subject.classification 621 - Enginyeria mecànica en general. Tecnologia nuclear. Electrotècnia. Maquinària
dc.subject.classification 53 - Física
dc.subject.other 621 - Mechanical engineering in general. Nuclear technology. Electrical engineering. Machinery
dc.subject.other 53 - Physics
dc.title Parametric Analysis of the Fixed Mirror Solar Concentrator for Medium Temperature Applications
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dc.date.updated 2018-11-07T11:56:17Z
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dc.identifier.doi https://doi.org/10.1115/1.4026098


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