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G. Zorer Gedik1* and A. Koyun2 1Yildiz Technical University, Architecture Faculty Istanbul /Turkiye2Yildiz Technical University, Mechanical Engineering Fac., Istanbul /Turkiye,Corresponding Author, gzorer@hotmail. com Abstract In this study the experimental results of a solar energy collector which is installed to a south classroom window of a school in Istanbul are presented. The collector unit had been […]

Quality Control of Concentrating Collector Components for the Optimization of Performance

W. J. Platzer, A. Heimsath, C. Hildebrandt, A. Georg, G. Morin Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems, Heidenhofstr. 2, 79110 Freiburg, GermanyCorresponding Author, werner. platzer@fse. fraunhofer. de Abstract In order to accompany the demonstration of a full-size Linear Fresnel Collector (LFC) Fraunhofer ISE has developed characterization techniques to qualify optical and thermal key components within […]

Thermal Performance Measurements on CPC Collectors

S. Fischer* and H. Mdller-Steinhagen University of Stuttgart, Institute for Thermodynamics and Thermal Engineering (ITW), Pfaffenwaldring 6, 70550 Stuttgart, Germany * Corresponding Author, fischer@itw. uni-stuttgart. de Abstract This paper presents the results of a CPC collector test according to EN 12975-2:2006 [1] using both accepted test procedures: the test method under steady state conditions and […]

Testing Of Pre-Assembled Solar Domestic Hot Water Systems And Heat Storages

Wolfgang Striewe*, Jan Steinmetz, Thomas Biel, Daniel Volker, Korbinian Kramer, Stefan Mehnert, Matthias Rommel Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems ISE, Heidenhofstrahe 2, D-79110 Freiburg* Corresponding Author, wolfgang. striewe@ise. fraunhofer. de Introduction Factory made and pre-assembled solar domestic hot water (SDHW) systems may provide a range of advantages in comparison with individually constructed systems. It […]