Designing Solar Hot Water Systems for Scaling Environments

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Derek Baker, Gary Vliet

Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas, 78712

J. Sol. Energy Eng 123(1), 43-47 (Dec 01, 2000) (5 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1350564 History: Received November 01, 2000; Revised December 01, 2000
Copyright © 2001 by ASME
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