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High heat flux engineering in solar energy applications
Author(s): Christopher P. Cameron
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Paper Abstract

Solar thermal energy systems can produce heat fluxes in excess of 10,000 kW/m2. This paper provides an introduction to the solar concentrators that produce high heat flux, the receivers that convert the flux into usable thermal energy, and the instrumentation systems used to measure flux in the solar environment. References are incorporated to direct the reader to detailed technical information.

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Date Published: 12 November 1993
PDF: 12 pages
Proc. SPIE 1997, High Heat Flux Engineering II, (12 November 1993); doi: 10.1117/12.163821
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Christopher P. Cameron, Sandia National Labs. (United States)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 1997:
High Heat Flux Engineering II
Ali M. Khounsary, Editor(s)

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