Solar Heating and Cooling Systems: Fundamentals, Experiments and Applications, 1st Edition

  • Ioan Sarbu
  • Calin Sebarchievici
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  • ISBN-10: 0128116633
  • ISBN-13: 9780128116630
  • DDC: 697.78
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 432 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2017 | Published/Released May 2017
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2017

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This book provides comprehensive coverage of this modern energy issue from both a scientific and technical level that is based on original research and the synthesis of consistent bibliographic material that meets the increasing need for modernization and greater energy efficiency to significantly reduce CO2 emissions.The authors present a comprehensive overview of all major solar energy technologies, along with the fundamentals, experiments, and applications of solar heating and cooling systems. Technical, economic, and energy saving aspects related to design, modeling, and operation of these systems are also explored.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Author Biographies.
1: Introduction.
2: Solar Radiation.
3: Solar Collectors.
4: Thermal Energy Storage.
5: Solar Water and Space-Heating Systems.
6: Heat Distribution Systems in Buildings.
7: Solar Thermal-Driven Cooling Systems.
8: Solar Electric Cooling Systems.
9: Solar-Assisted Heat Pumps.