Adaptive control of distributed collector solar fields

@article{Lemos2006AdaptiveCO,
  title={Adaptive control of distributed collector solar fields},
  author={Jo{\~a}o Miranda Lemos},
  journal={International Journal of Systems Science},
  year={2006},
  volume={37},
  pages={523 - 533}
}
  • J. M. Lemos
  • Published 20 June 2006
  • Engineering
  • International Journal of Systems Science
Distributed collector solar fields are spatially distributed technical systems which aim at collecting and storing energy from solar radiation. They are formed by mirrors which concentrate direct incident sunlight in a pipe where an oil is able to accumulate thermic energy flows. From the control point of view, the objective consists of making the outlet oil temperature to track a reference signal by manipulating the oil flow, in the possible presence of fast disturbances caused by passing… 

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