Solar Photothermal Energy Utilization


Entropy Production Gives Rise to Upper- and Lower-Bounds to Efficiency and COP of Cycles (specially COP of solar cooling cycles)
J. Thermodynamics & Catalysis, Vol. 4, Issue 2, pp.1-5, 1000e118, 2013.
Solar absorption cooling with alkanes as phase change energy storage medium
Proceedings of AIChE Spring National Meeting, 8 pages. Chicago, IL March 2011.
COOLING AND AIR CONDITIONING THROUGH SOLAR ENERGY (Solar absorption cooling with alkanes as phase change energy storage medium
Proceedings of Alternative Energy Symposium, 10 pages, Chicago, IL Oct. 7, 2010.
Characterization of alkanes and paraffin waxes for application as phase change energy storage medium
Energy Sources, Vol. 16, pp.117-128, 1994.
Numerical study of heat transfer in a multicomponent material between tubes array during melting process
S. Himran, H.M. Samudro, Sularso, A. Suwono, and G. A. Mansoori, Proceedings of the International Conference on Fluid and Thermal Energy Conversion '94, Vol. II, pp.269-274, 1994.
Thermodynamic Equation of State Approach for the Choice of Working Fluids of Absorption Cooling Cycles
Solar Energy 31, 557-566, 1983.
Thermodynamic Basis for the Choice of Working Fluids for Solar Absorption Cooling Cycles
Solar Energy Journal, Vol.22, No.6, pp.483-491, 1979.
Prospects for Solar Energy Utilization
Ir. J. of Science and Technology, Vol.5, No.2, pp.55-73, 1976.
Back to Dr. G.A. Mansoori website