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Solar Energy Engineering by Soteris A. Kalogirou

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Index

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Absorbed solar radiation, 151–156, 187, 498–503
Absorber, 122–123, 126, 167, 205, 711
Absorption units, 367–381
Lithium bromide – water system, 368–371
Water ammonia – system, 379–381
Solar operated system, 381–383
Absorptance, 73, 82, 711
Absorptivity, 73
Acceptance angle, 137, 142, 182, 191, 232–233
Acid rain, 11
Active systems, 263–275
Active solar dryers, 411–413
Distributed type, 411
Integral type, 411–412
Mixed mode type, 412–413
Adsorption units, 365–367
Air water–heating systems, 268–269
Air collector, 175–180
Efficiency factor, 176–177
Heat removal factor, 177
Air mass, 92, 499, 711
Alkaline fuel cell (AFC), 405
Altitude angle, 58, 715
Angle of refraction, 80
Aperture, 181, 711
Apparent solar time (AST), 51
Array design, ...

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