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Developments on solar operated water desalination

Ahmed, Mirghani Ishak and Abakrb, Yousif A. and Ismail, Ahmad Faris (2011) Developments on solar operated water desalination. In: Alternative energy. IIUM Press, Kuala Lumpur, pp. 163-168. ISBN 9789674181582

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Abstract

Various designs of solar stills ranging from minimal to technically advanced have been overviewed. Solar thermal systems that produce potable water from salty water have been studied for the last five years. The limitations of some types of solar stills have been pointed out. The multistage evacuated solar still was found to be of better output rate than the normal multistage systems. There is a great need to improve the design in order to utilise the multistage evacuated solar still concept.

Item Type: Book Chapter
Additional Information: 2426/20115
Uncontrolled Keywords: desalination. solar, stills, multistage
Subjects: T Technology > TJ Mechanical engineering and machinery
Kulliyyahs/Centres/Divisions/Institutes (Can select more than one option. Press CONTROL button): Kulliyyah of Engineering
Kulliyyah of Engineering > Department of Mechanical Engineering
Depositing User: professor mirghani ishag ahmed
Date Deposited: 01 Jun 2012 15:30
Last Modified: 01 Jun 2012 15:30
URI: http://irep.iium.edu.my/id/eprint/20115

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