Handbook of Research on Solar Energy Systems and Technologies

Written By Anwar, Sohail
Handbook of Research on Solar Energy Systems and Technologies
  • Publsiher : IGI Global
  • Release : 31 August 2012
  • ISBN : 146661997X
  • Pages : 614 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Handbook of Research on Solar Energy Systems and Technologies

Handbook of Research on Solar Energy Systems and Technologies
  • Author : Anwar, Sohail
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2012-08-31
  • Total pages : 614
  • ISBN : 146661997X
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Summary : The last ten years have seen rapid advances in nanoscience and nanotechnology, allowing unprecedented manipulation of the nanoscale structures controlling solar capture, conversion, and storage. Filled with cutting-edge solar energy research and reference materials, the Handbook of Research on Solar Energy Systems and Technologies serves as a one-stop resource for ...

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  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2014-09-20
  • Total pages : 200
  • ISBN : 146661997X
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Summary : Low dimensional systems have revolutionized the science and technology in several areas. However, their understanding is still a great challenge for the scientific community. Solar energy conversion devices based on nanostructured materials have shown exceptional gains in efficiency and stability. In this context, nanostructures allow an improvement of surface properties, ...

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  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2018-07-26
  • Total pages : 236
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  • Publisher : Pan Stanford
  • Release Date : 2015-03-31
  • Total pages : 350
  • ISBN : 146661997X
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  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2015-07-22
  • Total pages : 73
  • ISBN : 146661997X
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Summary : This book provides a succinct account of the ways in which nano technology is being applied to improve energy efficiency. The coverage includes current scanning probe techniques for electrical energy storage, energy harvesting systems and local electrochemistry as well as emerging techniques of relevance to diverse materials and devices, including ...

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  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2009
  • Total pages : 212
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  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2019-02-07
  • Total pages : 565
  • ISBN : 146661997X
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Summary : This book provides the fundamental aspects of the diverse ranges of nanostructured materials (0D, 1D, 2D and 3D) for energy and environmental applications in a comprehensive manner written by specialists who are at the forefront of research in the field of energy and environmental science. Experimental studies of nanomaterials for ...

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  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2017-01-27
  • Total pages : 1316
  • ISBN : 146661997X
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  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2014-10-28
  • Total pages : 427
  • ISBN : 146661997X
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  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2019-11-01
  • Total pages : 341
  • ISBN : 146661997X
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Summary : This book examines the application of nanoscience and nanotechnology in military defence strategies. Both historical and current perspectives on military technologies are discussed. The book provides comprehensive details on current trends in the application of nanotechnology to ground, air, and naval specializations. Furthermore, nanotechnology-enabled high energy explosives and propellants, chemical, ...

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  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2015-02-05
  • Total pages : 533
  • ISBN : 146661997X
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Summary : The preparation and characterization of various nano-scaled materials and their applications in diverse security and safety- related fields. Readers are provided with a broad overview on the topic as it combines articles addressing the preparation and characterization of different nano-scaled materials (metals, oxides, glasses, polymers, carbon-based, etc.). The contributions derive ...

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  • Author : Colin Tong
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2018-12-12
  • Total pages : 911
  • ISBN : 146661997X
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Summary : This first of its kind text enables today’s students to understand current and future energy challenges, to acquire skills for selecting and using materials and manufacturing processes in the design of energy systems, and to develop a cross-functional approach to materials, mechanics, electronics and processes of energy production. While ...

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  • Author : Kaufui V. Wong
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2017-10-03
  • Total pages : 394
  • ISBN : 146661997X
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Summary : Nanotechnology is a vibrant research area and a growing industry. The properties of nanoparticles and nanofluids are different from those of macroparticles and macrofluids because the physical and chemical properties are very dissimilar when dimensions are at the nanometer range. The first successes in using nanofluids for cooling were achieved ...

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  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2019-11-08
  • Total pages : 174
  • ISBN : 146661997X
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Summary : Carbonaceous Materials and Future Energy: Clean and Renewable Energy Sources provides a systematic analysis of the emerging renewable energy alternatives to fossil fuel and their impact on the current socio-economic premise, with carbonaceous chemistry at their base. The present-day fossil fuel–dependent energy scenario is obsolete, rapidly decaying with resource ...

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  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2019-01-02
  • Total pages : 1886
  • ISBN : 146661997X
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Summary : Comprehensive Nanoscience and Technology, Second Edition allows researchers to navigate a very diverse, interdisciplinary and rapidly-changing field with up-to-date, comprehensive and authoritative coverage of every aspect of modern nanoscience and nanotechnology. Presents new chapters on the latest developments in the field Covers topics not discussed to this degree of detail ...