Solar Adsorption Sensor for a Refrigeration System: Study of a New Design

  • Hanae El KalkhaEmail author
  • Abelaziz Mimet
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Intelligent Transportation and Infrastructure book series (LNITI)


Solar energy technologies have attracted worldwide attention because of their non-polluting nature. Also, Solar refrigeration based on adsorption cycles is simple, silent and adaptable to small, medium or large systems. Application potentials include storage of vaccines for immunization against deadly diseases, conservation of food products for future use and ice making. This work illustrates a new design to improve the performance of the solar adsorption machine to achieve a good thermal efficiency with an emission of approximately zero CO2. The mechanism of this design is based on dual phases: desorption and adsorption. The new solar collector will have to convert solar energy into heat and provide the effective temperature for a longer period of time than that obtained by a plan solar collector.


Solar cooling Adsorption cooling Heat Energy Performance Adsorption Design 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Laboratory of Innovative TechnologiesNational School of Applied SciencesTangierMorocco
  2. 2.Faculty of SciencesUniversity Abdelmalek EssaidiTétouanMorocco

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