2010

Innovative Aluminum Flat Solar Collector

The most important feature of this solar collector is the technical solution where the heat-absorbing surface is the same as the heat-transferring surface, which results in the highest heat performance and efficiency. There is no mediatory unit between the heat-transferring surface of the absorber and the heating agent. That means no galvanic corrosion, which would work as insulation. The main unit of this system is the hot-pressed and uniquely alloyed aluminum plate profile, designed especially for this purpose. In the profile, shallow channels for liquid are formed and they are fastened to each other in parallel at a certain distance. The tips of the profiles are led in to the distributing or collecting pipes supplying them with an ideal capacity of 1.7 liters and the two necessary inputs and outputs.

The second most important feature of this solar collector is the homogenous alloyed aluminum made and used for this design. It has heat conductivity of 235 W/m °C, and is also weatherproof, non-corrosive, light, and easy to assemble.

Get the complete report on this technology at:
www.techbriefs.com/tow/201011b.html
Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Phone: 781-972-0600

White Papers

Manager's Guide to Productivity Gains with Multiphysics Simulation Part II: Speed Innovation & Reduc
Sponsored by COMSOL
Optimum Fastener Selection for Internal Pumping in Vacuum Systems
Sponsored by UC Components
Bridging the Armament Test Gap
Sponsored by Marvin Test Solutions
A Brief History of Modern Digital Shaker Controllers
Sponsored by Crystal Instruments
OEM Optical System Development
Sponsored by Ocean Optics
An Alternative to Check Fixtures
Sponsored by Faro

White Papers Sponsored By: