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Numerical Modeling and Experimental Testing of a Solar Grill

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Ibrahim Olwi, Adel Khalifa

Mechanical Engineering Department, King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah 21413, Saudi Arabia

J. Sol. Energy Eng 115(1), 5-10 (Feb 01, 1993) (6 pages) doi:10.1115/1.2930025 History: Received November 01, 1991; Revised May 01, 1992; Online June 06, 2008

Abstract

A detailed study of a solar cooker used for meat grilling was performed. Experiments were undertaken to test the effects of several parameters on the cooker performance. A mathematical model for the solar grill was developed. Heat balance equations were solved using the fourth-order Runge-Kutta technique. It was concluded that an air-tight oven with double glazing and maximum meat charge will give the best performance and highest efficiency for the solar grill.

Copyright © 1993 by The American Society of Mechanical Engineers
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