This model is about Compound Parabolic Concentrator (CPC) with horizontal plate reciver.
User must use the solar radiation model in order to calculate the solar normal beam and
diffuse irradiance, W/m2. The model would calculate the following:
3-Actual recieved energy on the reciever plate.
PV cell is attached to the reciever plate. The model is responsible to calculate the required power for the PV cell. PV cell criteria is also calculated.
**MatLab-SimuLink should be used to run the model.
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CPC collector for PV Cell
User can edit or reform the model based on his need. Dynamic modeling is allowed.