1991 Solar World Congress - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780080416960, 9780080984674

1991 Solar World Congress, Volume I-IV

1st Edition

Editors: S. M. A. Burley M. Coleman M.E. Arden
eBook ISBN: 9780080984674
Imprint: Pergamon
Published Date: 1st August 1992
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Table of Contents

Chapter headings and selected section headings: Volume 1: Solar Electricity, Biofuels, Renewable Resources. Photovoltaic High Efficiency and Applications. Photovoltaic Utility Issues. Solar Hydrogen Technologies. Biotechnology. Radiation Models, Simulation. Volume 2: Active Solar and Solar Heat. Collectors I: selective surfaces. Solar Domestic Hot Water. Active Heating. Active Cooling. Solar Heat Storage. Detoxification and Materials. Desalination. Solar Ponds. Volume 3: Passive Solar, Socio-Economic, Education. Solar Building Designs. Vernacular Architecture. Passive Strategies and Materials. Transparent Insulation. Passive Computer Analysis. Sustainability. Environmental Effects. Volume 4: Plenaries, State-of-the-Art, Farrington Daniels Lecture. Farrington Daniels Award Address. Keynote Addresses. State-of-the-Art Sessions. Index.


The ISES Solar World Congress, held in Denver, Colorado in August 1991 attracted over 1000 participants from nearly 70 countries, making it the largest solar energy event of its kind in the world. As a lasting record of that congress, 630 papers are published here in 4 volumes of proceedings. Volume 1 is dedicated to solar energy, biofuels and renewable resources. Volume 2 contains papers on active solar and solar heat. Passive solar, socio-economic and educational aspects are considered in Volume 3, and finally the plenary sessions, and the Farrington Daniels lecture are published in Volume 4. 1991 Solar World Congress presents the very latest advances in the utilization of alternative energy resources and technology.


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About the Editors

S. M. A. Burley Editor

M. Coleman Editor

Affiliations and Expertise

American Solar Energy Society, Inc., Boulder, Colorado, USA

M.E. Arden Editor