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New Approach for Analyzing Solar Collectors Subjected to Unequal Front/Rear Ambient Temperatures: The Equivalent Ambient Temperature Concept, Part 1: Modeling

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Kam T. K. Ho, Dennis L. Loveday

Department of Civil and Building Engineering, Loughborough University, Loughborough, Leicestershire LE11 3TU, United Kingdom

J. Sol. Energy Eng 124(3), 262-267 (Aug 01, 2002) (6 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1488165 History: Received August 01, 1999; Revised February 01, 2002; Online August 01, 2002
Copyright © 2002 by ASME
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