Solar Energy

Course Name: 

ME444 SOLAR ENERGY

Programme: 

B.Tech (Mechanical)

Semester: 

Eighth

Category: 

Open Electives (OE)

Credits (L-T-P): 

(3-0-0)3

Content: 

Introduction, Solar geometry, Solar Radiation, Measurement, Solar collectors design, flat plate, storage of solar energy, solar heating and cooling systems, Applications of solar energy.

References: 

Duffie and Beckman, Solar Thermal Processes, McGraw- Hill, 2nd Edition, 1991. Garg H.P & J. Prakash, Solar Energy, TMC, 1997. Sukhatme S.P, Solar Energy Principles of Thermal Collection and Storage, 2nd Ed., Tata Mc Graw-Hill, New Delhi, 1996. C. S. Solanki, Renewable Energy Technology, Prentice Hall, New Delhi 2008.

Department: 

Mechanical Engineering
 

Contact us

Dr. Narendranath S, Professor and Head
Department of Mechanical Engineering, NITK, Surathkal
P. O. Srinivasnagar, Mangalore - 575 025
Karnataka, India.

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