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Inaugural US-EU-China Thermophysics Conference-Renewable Energy 2009 (UECTC 2009 Proceedings)

Y. Tao
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C. Ma
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In this paper, against the application background of brackish water desalination and seawater, the solar powered membrane distillation technology is applied to deal with brackish water desalination in the west of China, and this research work has laid the foundation for application of the solar membrane distillation system. The thermal performance and the structural characteristics of the glass evacuated solar collector tube with an inserted heat pipe have been compared with all-glass evacuated collector tube in this paper. The results in comparison with average heat loss coefficient, daily average efficiency and instantaneous efficiency by experiment have also been discussed. The...

Solar Membrane Distillation Experimental Model
The Glass Evacuated Solar Collector Tube with an Inserted Heat Pipe
Average Heat Loss Coefficient Measurement
Analysis of Average Heat Loss Coefficient
Analyst of Average Daily Efficiency
Analysis of Instantaneous Efficiency Curve
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