In the present tutorial, solar energy conversion is described in the framework of endoreversible thermodynamics, i.e. a recently developed subset of irreversible. Endoreversible thermodynamics of solar energy conversion. Responsibility: Alexis de Vos ; illustrations by Jean Bekaert. Imprint: Oxford ; New York: Oxford. Available in the National Library of Australia collection. Author: Vos, Alexis de; Format: Book; xiii, p.: ill. ; 25 cm.
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Oxford University Press, Nielsen Book Data The book is intended for physicists and engineers interested in renewable energy and irreversible thermodynamics.
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Account Options Sign in. Endoreversible Thermodynamics of Solar Energy Conversion Alexis de Vos Clarendon Press This book aims to describe various forms of solar energy conversion in a unified way.
Part 8 Multicolour conversion: The book assumes an undergraduate level of physics knowledge thermodunamics a farmiliarity with SI units. Academic Skip to main content. Details Collect From YY No differential equations are used. Publisher description Broken link? We will contact you if necessary. Browse related items Start at call number: Can I borrow this item? Part 4 Wind energy creation: It thus studies situations which are not in equilibrium BookOnline – Google Books.
The book describes situations which are not in equilibrium and in which entropy is continuously created, but which are nevertheless stationary, energt is, transient phenomena, oscillations, and so on are excluded. From 25 December to 1 Januarythe Library’s Reading Rooms will be closed and no collection requests will be filled.
Part 3 Thermodynamical engines: Most undergraduate texts on thermodynamics emphasize equilibrium thermodynamics and reversible processes.
Patterns, Principles, and Perspectives A. The present book describes various forms of solar energy conversion techniques in a unified way. Responsibility Alexis de Vos ; illustrations by Jean Bekaert.
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The physical framework used to describe the various conversions is endoreversible thermodynamics, a recently developed subset of irreversible thermodynamics. Part 5 Photothermal conversion: Nevertheless the mathematics is simple, because we consider only stationary situations. Part 2 The solar system: Imprint Oxford ; New York: Most undergraduate textbooks on thermodynamics emphasize equilibrium thermodynamics and reversible processes.
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