RESULTS AND ANALYSIS OF A ROUND-ROBIN TEST PROGRAM FOR LIQUID-HEATING FLAT-PLATE SOLAR COLLECTORS. TECHNICAL NOTE

A round robin test program was conducted at 21 United States test facilities, using a common test procedure, to determine the intercomparability of thermal performance data pertaining to two liquid-heating flat-plate solar collectors.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Prepared in cooperation with Virginia Polytechnic Inst. and State Univ., Blacksburg. Dept. of Mechanical Engineering, and Arizona State Univ., Tempe. Dept. of Mechanical Engineering. Sponsored in part by Department of Energy, Assistant Secretary for Conservation and Solar Applications.
  • Corporate Authors:

    National Bureau of Standards

    National Engineering Laboratory
    Gaithersburg, MD  United States  20760

    Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg

    Department of Agronomy
    Blacksburg, VA  United States  24061

    Arizona State University, Tempe

    Department of Mechanical Engineering
    Tempe, AZ  United States  85281

    Department of Energy

    Office of Conservation and Solar Applications
    Washington, DC  United States  20585
  • Authors:
    • Streed, E R
    • Thomas, W C
    • Dawson III, A G
    • Wood, B D
    • Hill, J E
  • Publication Date: 1978-8

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  • Pagination: 122 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00191416
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: NBS/TN-975
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 26 1979 12:00AM