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Improvement design of parabolic trough

Ihsan, Sany Izan and Safian, M. A. I. M. and Taufek, M. A. M. and Mohiuddin, A. K. M. (2017) Improvement design of parabolic trough. In: 3rd International Conference on Mechanical, Automotive and Aerospace Engineering 2016 (ICMAAE’16), 25th-27th July 2016, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

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Abstract

The performance of parabolic trough solar collector (PTSC) has been evaluated using different heat transfer working fluids; namely water and SAE20 W50 engine oil. New and slightly improved PTSC was developed to run the experimental study. Under the meteorological conditions of Malaysia, authors found that PTSC can operate at a higher temperature than water collector but the performance efficiency of collector using engine oil is much lower than the water collector.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Plenary Papers)
Additional Information: 2313/56364
Uncontrolled Keywords: Aerospace engineering, Engines, Heat transfer, Lubricating oils
Subjects: T Technology > TJ Mechanical engineering and machinery > TJ807 Renewable energy sources
Kulliyyahs/Centres/Divisions/Institutes: Kulliyyah of Engineering > Department of Mechanical Engineering
Depositing User: Prof. Dr. A K M Mohiuddin
Date Deposited: 10 Apr 2017 13:18
Last Modified: 06 Jun 2017 15:48
URI: http://irep.iium.edu.my/id/eprint/56364

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