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E. A. Carter

Listing of solar radiation measuring equipment and glossary ...

by E. A. Carter

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Published by Energy Research and Development Administration, Division of Solar Energy, for sale by the National Technical Information Service, 1976. in [Washington], Springfield, Va .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Solar radiation -- Measurement -- Dictionaries.

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    Statementby E. A. Carter, S. A. Greenbaum, A. M. Patel.
    ContributionsGreenbaum, S A , joint author., Patel, A M , joint author., United States. Energy Research and Development Administration. Division of Solar Energy
    The Physical Object
    Pagination52 p. in various pagings :
    Number of Pages52
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22440612M

    solar radiation pyrheliometer: direct solar insolation pyrometer: high temperatures quadrat: percentage cover of a certain species quartz crystal microbalance: thickness of deposited thin films rain gauge: measuring of rain radiometer: radiant flux of electromagnetic radiation refractometer: index of refraction rheometer: response to applied. algorithm elements scattered throughout the book to calculate the solar position, and introduce some modification to the algorithm to accommodate solar radiation applications. For example, in The Astronomical Algorithms [3], the azimuth angle is measured westward from south, but for solar radiation applications, it is measured eastward from north.

    The average amount of solar radiation reaching a planet; usually expressed in watts (energy per unit time) per square meter. For Earth, the solar constant equals 1,W/m 2. Each planet has a unique solar constant depending on its distance from the Sun. Measuring the radiation balance provides information on the vertical exchange and spread of the pollution. A further field of application for solar sensors is environmental simulation where the effect on materials is tested under ‘artificial suns’.

    The Field Guide to Solar Optics consolidates and summarizes optical topics in solar technologies and engineering that are dispersed throughout the literature. The field guide also attempts to clarify topics and terms that could be confusing or at times misused. As with any technology area, optics related to solar technologies can be a wide-ranging field. 4/55 Sun origin of solar energy in nuclear reactions nuclear fusion takes place inside the Sun at high temperatures K and pressures MPa synthesis of hydrogen nuclei (H) →helium nuclei (He) x kg/s H transforms to x kg/s He mass difference 4x 10 9 kg/s is radiated in the form of energy E = m.c2 radiative power: 3,6 x W specific radiated power (density): 6 x W/m2.


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Listing of solar radiation measuring equipment and glossary .. by E. A. Carter Download PDF EPUB FB2

The rather specialized field of solar and infrared radiation measurements has become increasingly important due to the increased demands by the renewable energy and climate change research communities for data with higher accuracy and increased temporal and spatial resolutions.

Recent advances in radiometry, measurement systems, and information dissemination also have. An attempt is made to list and provide all available information about solar radiation measuring equipment which are being manufactured and are available on the market.

The list is in tabular form and includes sensor type, response time, cost data and comments for each model. A cost code is included which shows ranges by: 3. The last chapter is devoted to instruments for measuring solar radiation, including pyrheliometers and pyranometers. This monograph will serve as a useful guide for energy analysts, designers of thermal devices, architects and engineers, agronomists, and hydrologists as well as senior graduate Edition: 1.

This book provides the reader with an up-to-date review of the important aspects of solar and infrared radiation measurements: radiometer design; equipment installation, operation, maintenance, and calibration; data quality assessment parameters; and the knowledge necessary to properly interpret and apply the measured data to a variety of : Frank Vignola, Joseph Michalsky, Thomas Stoffel.

Solar-Radiation Measuring Equipment and Glossary. By S. Greenbaum, A. Patel and E. Carter. Abstract. listing of commercially available solar-radiation measuring equipment is presented in page report.

Sensor type, response time, cost data, and comments concerning specifications and intended usage are listed for instruments Author: S.

Greenbaum, A. Patel and E. Carter. o, M. N Nnabuchi and J.E Ekpe, Construction and characterization of a pyranometer using locally available materials forglobal solar radiation measurement,Asian Transactions on Basic and.

Changes with Time: Inter-annual MONTHLY MEAN DAILY TOTALS Solar Radiation Research Laboratory Global Trend y = x - R2 = Direct Trend y = x - The combined radiation in the wavelength region from nm to 4, nm is called the broadband, or total, solar radiation.

solar thermal electric systems — Solar energy conversion technologies that convert solar energy to electricity, by heating a working fluid to power a turbine that drives a generator. Examples of these systems include. Book Solar Tracking: High One result of these efforts is a 10 km gridded hourly solar database for the entire U.S.9 This gridded solar radiation data provides about 9 times better resolution.

This represents how many atoms in the material decay in a given time period. The units of measurement for radioactivity are the becquerel (Bq, international unit) and the curie (Ci, U.S. unit). Exposure describes the amount of radiation traveling through the air.

Many types of radiation monitors measure exposure. The field of view of this instrument is limited to 5°. Global radiation is the sum total of direct solar radiation and diffuse sky radiation received by a horizontal surface per unit area.

Diffuse solar radiation is measured using a pyranometer that is equipped with a narrow sun‐shading ring with its axis parallel to the Earth's. addition the book also covers other forms of solar en-ergy, in particular Solar Thermal applications and Solar Fuels.

Many of the topics that are discussed in this book are also covered in the Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) on Solar Energy (DelftX, ETTU) that is given by Arno Smets on the edX platform and starts on 1 September Get this from a library. Listing of solar radiation measuring equipment and glossary.

[E A Carter; S A Greenbaum; A M Patel; United States. Energy Research and Development Administration. Division of Solar. Listing of solar radiation measuring equipment and glossary. An attempt is made to list and provide all available information about solar radiation measuring equipment which are being manufactured and are available on the market.

The list is in tabular form and includes sensor type, response time, cost data and comments for each model. Short-wave radiation, in the wavelength range from to 3 μm, comes directly from the includes both beam and diffuse components. Long-wave radiation, with wavelength 3 μm or longer, originates from the sources at near-ambient temperatures - atmosphere, earth surface, light collectors, other bodies.

The solar radiation reaching the earth is highly variable and depends on the state. The commonest instruments used for measuring solar radiation are of two basic types: a pyroheliometer, which measures the direct radiation ID, and a pyranometer or solarimeter, which measures total radiation IT.

Only the active cavity radiometer (ACR) gives an absolute reading. Solar radiation is a term used to describe visible and near-visible (ultraviolet and near-infrared) radiation emitted from the sun.

The different regions are described by their wavelength range within the broad band range of to µm (microns). Terrestrial radiation is a term used to describe infrared radiation emitted from the atmosphere. This book presents methods for optimising the spatial and network configuration of solar radiation measuring stations.

Various physical and mathematical models are demonstrated, which together with high quality measurements, provide the essential tools to generate and validate solar resource estimates to improve the mapping of solar resources. An alternative method of measuring solar radiation, which is less accurate but also less expensive, is using a sunshine recorder.

These sunshine recorders (also known as Campbell-Stokes recorders), measure the number of hours in the day during which the sunshine is above a. Chapter 1 deals with the scope and advantages of solar energy and serves as an introduction to the rest of the chapters.

Chapters 2 to 5 explain the nature of the sun, the solar radiation spectrum, the estimation of total, direct, and diffuse radiation, and the heat transfer fundamentals for solar.

Solar irradiance is the power per unit area (watt per square metre, W/m 2), received from the Sun in the form of electromagnetic radiation as reported in the wavelength range of the measuring instrument. Solar irradiance is often integrated over a given time period in order to report the radiant energy emitted into the surrounding environment (joule per square metre, J/m 2), during that time.

Instruments for Solar Monitoring The SolarRad (nm) and SolarRad-DSR (nm) spectrometer configurations are the perfect tools for making solar irradiance measurements of all are popular tools for measuring solar simulators and artificial lighting for various solar energy, biological, and horticultural applications.Jim Dunlop Solar Solar Radiation: 2 - 2 Overview Defining basic terminology associated with solar radiation, including solar irradiance (power), solar irradiation (energy) and peak sun hours.

Identifying the instruments used for measuring solar radiation. Understanding the effects of the earth’s movements and atmospheric conditions on the solar energy received on the earth’s surface.