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Flat Plate Solar Collector (FPC) performance model (Air heater) is used for the Air Dryer system. Air dryer units will be used to dry the fruits, vegetables, corps, etc.... Users will be able to discover the performance parameters such as efficiency, fin efficiency, outlet temperature, etc... The following parameters can be calculated:
1-Mean plate temperature.
2-FPC total area.
3-Overall losses.
5-exergy analysis.
**Air is the main working fluid.


For the air dryer, the user will be able to calculate the following:
1-Product weight of solids.
2-Product weight of water.
3-Weight of water removed by air.
4-Air psychrometric properties.
The system is fully editable and is run in dynamic mode.

**Watch the video:


**MatLab-SimuLink should be used to run the model.


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Flat Plate Solar Air Dryer: Performance Model

SKU: AUXfpcairdryerper
€120.00 Regular Price
€117.60Sale Price
  • You can get your discount code from the services page, or ask for it via chatting with Prof Dr. Mohamed A Sharaf Eldean.

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