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Title: A salt-rejecting floating solar still for low-cost desalination

Abstract

A floating, low-cost solar desalination system was constructed, capable of simultaneous salt rejection and heat localization for continuous operation.

Authors:
ORCiD logo [1];  [1];  [2]; ORCiD logo [1]; ORCiD logo [1];  [1]
  1. Department of Mechanical Engineering; Massachusetts Institute of Technology; Cambridge; USA
  2. Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering; University of Toronto; Toronto; Canada
Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Energy Frontier Research Centers (EFRC) (United States). Solid-State Solar-Thermal Energy Conversion Center (S3TEC); Massachusetts Inst. of Technology (MIT), Cambridge, MA (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE Office of Science (SC)
OSTI Identifier:
1540034
DOE Contract Number:  
SC0001299
Resource Type:
Journal Article
Journal Name:
Energy & Environmental Science
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Volume: 11; Journal Issue: 6; Journal ID: ISSN 1754-5692
Publisher:
Royal Society of Chemistry
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
Chemistry; Energy & Fuels; Engineering; Environmental Sciences & Ecology

Citation Formats

Ni, George, Zandavi, Seyed Hadi, Javid, Seyyed Morteza, Boriskina, Svetlana V., Cooper, Thomas A., and Chen, Gang. A salt-rejecting floating solar still for low-cost desalination. United States: N. p., 2018. Web. doi:10.1039/c8ee00220g.
Ni, George, Zandavi, Seyed Hadi, Javid, Seyyed Morteza, Boriskina, Svetlana V., Cooper, Thomas A., & Chen, Gang. A salt-rejecting floating solar still for low-cost desalination. United States. doi:10.1039/c8ee00220g.
Ni, George, Zandavi, Seyed Hadi, Javid, Seyyed Morteza, Boriskina, Svetlana V., Cooper, Thomas A., and Chen, Gang. Mon . "A salt-rejecting floating solar still for low-cost desalination". United States. doi:10.1039/c8ee00220g.
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title = {A salt-rejecting floating solar still for low-cost desalination},
author = {Ni, George and Zandavi, Seyed Hadi and Javid, Seyyed Morteza and Boriskina, Svetlana V. and Cooper, Thomas A. and Chen, Gang},
abstractNote = {A floating, low-cost solar desalination system was constructed, capable of simultaneous salt rejection and heat localization for continuous operation.},
doi = {10.1039/c8ee00220g},
journal = {Energy & Environmental Science},
issn = {1754-5692},
number = 6,
volume = 11,
place = {United States},
year = {2018},
month = {1}
}

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