Alternative Energy Sources, Materials and Technologies
Collection of selected, peer reviewed papers from the International Conference on “Sustainable Energy Resources, Materials and Technologies" (ISERMAT 2015), January 8-9, 2015, Chennai, India.
The 181 papers are grouped as follows:
Chapter 1: Renewable Energy, Environment and Heat Transfer;
Chapter 2: Modeling and Simulation;
Chapter 3: Materials Properties Research and Processing;
Chapter 4: Composite Materials Characterization;
Chapter 5: Engines and Alternative Fuels;
Chapter 6: Electrical Energy Systems and Devices;
Chapter 7: Measurements and Testing
Keywords: Alternative Energy Sources, Energy Storage, Thermodynamic, Heat Transfer, Wind Turbine, Diesel and Biodiesel Fuels, Engines, Fuel Consumption
Review from Ringgold Inc., ProtoView: Contributors from the wide range of disciplines and professions that touch upon alternative energy present about 175 papers on renewable energy, the environment, and heat transfer; modeling and simulation; materials properties, research, and processing; characterizing composite materials; engines and alternative fuels; electrical energy systems and devices; and measurement and testing. Among specific topics are evaluating the performance of a photovoltaic system in humid atmosphere, analyzing a wind turbine aerodynamic braking system using chord wise spacing, the effect of swirl on the performance of an annular diffuser, mitigating wear in cast magnesium alloy through friction-stir surface compositing reinforced with fly ash, and the influence of engine speed on mixing and emission characteristics of multiple-injection common rail direct injection diesel engine.
— Alternative engergy
— Energy engineering
— Materials science