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Progress in Sustainable Energy Technologies: Generating Renewable Energy

Editors: Dincer, Ibrahim, Midilli, Adnan, Kucuk, Haydar (Eds.)

  • Covers new technologies, strategic solutions and engineering applications related to the generation of sustainable energy
  • Brings readers up-to-date with the latest research findings from leading experts in sustainable energy from around the globe
  • Includes numerous applied examples from industry and case studies that put theory into practice
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About this book

This multi-disciplinary volume presents information on the state-of-the-art in sustainable energy technologies key to tackling the world’s energy challenges and achieving environmentally benign solutions. Its unique amalgamation of the latest technical information, research findings and examples of successfully applied new developments in the area of sustainable energy will be of keen interest to engineers, students, practitioners, scientists and researchers working with sustainable energy technologies. Problem statements, projections, new concepts, models, experiments, measurements and simulations from not only engineering and science, but disciplines as diverse as ecology, education, economics and information technology are included, in order to create a truly holistic vision of the sustainable energy field. The contributions feature coverage of topics including solar and wind energy, biomass and biofuels, waste-to-energy, renewable fuels, geothermal and hydrogen power, efficiency gains in fossil fuels and energy storage technologies including batteries and fuel cells.

About the authors

Ibrahim Dincer is Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Programs Director in the faculty of Engineering and Applied Science at University of Ontario Institute of Technology. He has authored and co-authored dozens of books, over 1000 refereed journal and conference papers and numerous technical reports. He has chaired many national and international conferences, symposia, workshops, and technical meetings. He is the founding chair/co -chair of various well-established international conferences, including the International Exergy, Energy and Environment Symposium. He has delivered over 300 keynote and invited lectures. He serves as Editor-In-Chief for International Journal of Energy Research, International Journal of Exergy, and International Journal of Global Warming, as well as associate editor, regional editor and editorial board member on various prestigious international journals.

Adnan Midilli is Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Dean of Engineering Faculty at Recep Tayyip Erdoğan University, Rize, Turkey. He is an active member of several international scientific organizations and societies and serves as editorial board member on prestigious international journals. He has chaired many national and international conferences, symposia, workshops and technical meetings. His research interest includes sustainable energy technologies, sustainable development, thermodynamic design and modeling.

Haydar Kucuk is Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Associate Dean of Engineering Faculty at the Recep Tayyip Erdoğan University. He teaches graduate and undergraduate courses in thermodynamics, fluid mechanics and heat transfer. His research interests involve numerical heat transfer and fluid flow, drying and drying models, energy and exergy analysis, economic analysis and sustainability and thermodynamics. He serves as referee for international journals and was Technical Chair of The Sixth International Exergy, Energy and Environment Symposium.

Table of contents (46 chapters)

  • Comparative Study of Effect of Cloudiness/Haziness Factor on the Quality of Solar Radiation

    Joshi, Anand S. (et al.)

    Pages 1-19

  • Investigation of a Renewable Energy-Based Integrated System for Baseload Power Generation

    Hosseini, Mehdi (et al.)

    Pages 21-46

  • Investigation of Organic Rankine Cycle Performance with Variable Mixture Composition

    Barzegaravval, H. (et al.)

    Pages 47-64

  • Comparative Performance Assessment of Two Geothermal-Based Integrated Systems for Hydrogen Production

    Ratlamwala, T.A.H. (et al.)

    Pages 65-77

  • Exergetic Optimization of Two Renewable Energy Based Tri-generation Systems Using Genetic Algorithm

    Malik, M. (et al.)

    Pages 79-102

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eBook $179.00
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  • ISBN 978-3-319-07896-0
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Hardcover $229.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-3-319-07895-3
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $229.00
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  • Due: November 10, 2016
  • ISBN 978-3-319-36195-6
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Progress in Sustainable Energy Technologies: Generating Renewable Energy
Editors
  • Ibrahim Dincer
  • Adnan Midilli
  • Haydar Kucuk
Copyright
2014
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing Switzerland
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-07896-0
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-07896-0
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-07895-3
Softcover ISBN
978-3-319-36195-6
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXII, 745
Number of Illustrations and Tables
184 b/w illustrations, 224 illustrations in colour
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