Title: A novel underground solar thermal heat storage unit cum heat exchanger for non air-conditioned buildings
Authors: Rakesh Kumar, S.C. Kaushik
Addresses: Centre for Energy Studies, Indian Institute of Technology, New Delhi-110016, India. ' Centre for Energy Studies, Indian Institute of Technology, New Delhi-110016, India
Keywords: heat exchanger; sensible heating; solar collector; underground solar thermal heat exchanger; heat transfer; finite difference method; storage tank modeling; thermal stratification; heat conduction; simulation; thermal energy; water heating; solar energy.
International Journal of Global Energy Issues, 2003 Vol.20 No.2, pp.208 - 222
Published online: 20 Sep 2004 *Full-text access for editors Access for subscribers Purchase this article Comment on this article