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Title: Smart, passive sun facing surfaces

Abstract

An article adapted for selectively utilizing solar radiation comprises an absorptive surface and a reflective surface, the absorptive surface and the reflective surface oriented to absorb solar radiation when the sun is in a relatively low position, and to reflect solar radiation when the sun is in a relatively high position.

Inventors:
 [1]
  1. (Knoxville, TN)
Issue Date:
Research Org.:
LOCKHEED MARTIN ENRGY SYST INC
OSTI Identifier:
870390
Patent Number(s):
5511537
Assignee:
Martin Marietta Energy Systems, Inc. (Oak Ridge, TN) ORNL
DOE Contract Number:  
AC05-84OR21400
Resource Type:
Patent
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
smart; passive; sun; facing; surfaces; article; adapted; selectively; utilizing; solar; radiation; comprises; absorptive; surface; reflective; oriented; absorb; relatively; position; reflect; utilizing solar; solar radiation; reflective surface; facing surface; radiation comprises; facing surfaces; utilizing sol; absorptive surface; /126/

Citation Formats

Hively, Lee M. Smart, passive sun facing surfaces. United States: N. p., 1996. Web.
Hively, Lee M. Smart, passive sun facing surfaces. United States.
Hively, Lee M. Mon . "Smart, passive sun facing surfaces". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/870390.
@article{osti_870390,
title = {Smart, passive sun facing surfaces},
author = {Hively, Lee M.},
abstractNote = {An article adapted for selectively utilizing solar radiation comprises an absorptive surface and a reflective surface, the absorptive surface and the reflective surface oriented to absorb solar radiation when the sun is in a relatively low position, and to reflect solar radiation when the sun is in a relatively high position.},
doi = {},
journal = {},
number = ,
volume = ,
place = {United States},
year = {1996},
month = {1}
}

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