Description

The book includes all areas of solar energy engineering. All subjects are presented from the fundamental level to the highest level of current research. The book includes subjects such as energy related environmental problems, solar collectors, solar water heating, solar space heating and cooling, industrial process heat, solar desalination, photovoltaics, solar thermal power systems and modelling of solar systems including the use of artificial intelligence systems in solar energy systems modelling and performance prediction.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 - Introduction
Chapter 2 - Environmental Characteristics;
Chapter 3 - Solar Energy Collectors
Chapter 4 - Performance of Solar Collectors
Chapter 5 - Solar Water-Heating Systems
Chapter 6 - Solar Space Heating And Cooling
Chapter 7 -  Industrial Process Heat, Chemical Applications, and Solar Dryers
Chapter 8 - Solar Desalination Systems
Chapter 9 - Photovoltaic Systems
Chapter 10 - Solar Thermal Power Systems
Chapter 11 - Design and Modeling Of Solar Systems
Chapter 12 - Solar Energy Analysis
Chapter 13 - Wind Energy Systems
Appendices

Details

No. of pages:
840
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2014
Published:
Imprint:
Academic Press
eBook ISBN:
9780123972569
Print ISBN:
9780123972705

Reviews

"...Elsevier Science and Technology Books...has published three books about solar energy...masterworks from world-renowed experts who have championed solar energy for decades...Solar Energy Conversion Systems,...Solar Energy Engineering,...and Solar Energy Markets" - EnergieVision.com, September 2014