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Title: Solar energy collector

Abstract

The invention relates to a solar energy collector comprising solar energy absorbing material within chamber having a transparent wall, solar energy being transmitted through the transparent wall, and efficiently absorbed by the absorbing material, for transfer to a heat transfer fluid. The solar energy absorbing material, of generally foraminous nature, absorbs and transmits the solar energy with improved efficiency.

Inventors:
 [1];  [2]
  1. (Cedar Crest, NM)
  2. (Albuquerque, NM)
Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Sandia National Laboratories (SNL), Albuquerque, NM, and Livermore, CA
OSTI Identifier:
862988
Patent Number(s):
US 4067316
Assignee:
United States of America as represented by United States (Washington, DC) SNL
DOE Contract Number:  
AT(29-1)-789
Resource Type:
Patent
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
solar; energy; collector; relates; comprising; absorbing; material; chamber; transparent; wall; transmitted; efficiently; absorbed; transfer; heat; fluid; foraminous; nature; absorbs; transmits; improved; efficiency; collector comprising; energy collector; transfer fluid; transparent wall; improved efficiency; absorbing material; heat transfer; solar energy; energy absorbing; sorbing material; /126/

Citation Formats

Brin, Raymond L., and Pace, Thomas L. Solar energy collector. United States: N. p., 1978. Web.
Brin, Raymond L., & Pace, Thomas L. Solar energy collector. United States.
Brin, Raymond L., and Pace, Thomas L. Sun . "Solar energy collector". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/862988.
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abstractNote = {The invention relates to a solar energy collector comprising solar energy absorbing material within chamber having a transparent wall, solar energy being transmitted through the transparent wall, and efficiently absorbed by the absorbing material, for transfer to a heat transfer fluid. The solar energy absorbing material, of generally foraminous nature, absorbs and transmits the solar energy with improved efficiency.},
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place = {United States},
year = {1978},
month = {1}
}

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