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Proc. ASME. ES2023, ASME 2023 17th International Conference on Energy Sustainability, V001T02A014, July 10–12, 2023
Publisher: American Society of Mechanical Engineers
Paper No: ES2023-107445
..., for the first time, aims to perform a multi-objective optimization on water-sourced HPWH performance in order to minimize the total component costs, maximize gas cooler (GC) heating capacity, and maximize the coefficient of performance (COP) using two different optimization scenarios. The decision variables...
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Proc. ASME. ES2022, ASME 2022 16th International Conference on Energy Sustainability, V001T01A002, July 11–13, 2022
Publisher: American Society of Mechanical Engineers
Paper No: ES2022-81636
... Abstract The membrane process is a promising technology for CO 2 removal and mitigation. Since the energy consumption and economy of membrane-based carbon capture systems (CCSs) are critical for their large-scale deployments, optimal design and operation of such systems are the primary aims...
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Proc. ASME. ES2021, ASME 2021 15th International Conference on Energy Sustainability, V001T03A004, June 16–18, 2021
Publisher: American Society of Mechanical Engineers
Paper No: ES2021-63257
... optimization hydrogen storage Proceedings of the ASME 2021 15th International Conference on Energy Sustainability ES2021 June 16-18, 2021, Virtual, Online ES2021-63257 LEAST COST MICROGRID RESOURCE PLANNING FOR THE NATURAL ENERGY LABORATORY OF HAWAII AUTHORITY RESEARCH PARK Alexander Headley, Benjamin...
Topics: Microgrids
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Proc. ASME. ES2021, ASME 2021 15th International Conference on Energy Sustainability, V001T08A004, June 16–18, 2021
Publisher: American Society of Mechanical Engineers
Paper No: ES2021-64053
.... occupant preferences HEMS energy efficiency residential buildings cost savings carbon footprint thermal comfort optimization sensitivity analysis demand response transactive energy Proceedings of the ASME 2021 15th International Conference on Energy Sustainability ES2021 June 16-18, 2021...
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Proc. ASME. ES2020, ASME 2020 14th International Conference on Energy Sustainability, V001T02A016, June 17–18, 2020
Publisher: American Society of Mechanical Engineers
Paper No: ES2020-1683
... as for operations and maintenance of a heliostat field. This latter need is particularly challenging because of the large number of heliostats (over 10,000 for a utility-scale power plant) that individually track the sun in the field. To address this issue, a camera-equipped UAV, with an optimized drone flight path...
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Proc. ASME. ES2019, ASME 2019 13th International Conference on Energy Sustainability, V001T01A001, July 14–17, 2019
Publisher: American Society of Mechanical Engineers
Paper No: ES2019-3853
.... In this contribution, a solar-assisted absorption chiller system together with the TES device is presented and optimized to minimize the operation cost of the system. The system is modeled using the newly proposed heat current method and its global constraints are constructed, which largely reduces the number...
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Proc. ASME. ES2019, ASME 2019 13th International Conference on Energy Sustainability, V001T14A001, July 14–17, 2019
Publisher: American Society of Mechanical Engineers
Paper No: ES2019-3878
...GEOMETRY OPTIMIZATION OF CYLINDRICAL FLAPS OF OSCILLATING WAVE SURGE CONVERTERS USING ARTIFICIAL NEURAL NETWORK MODELS Chen-Chou Lin* Professor Dept. of Mechanical & Mechatronic Eng. National Taiwan Ocean University Keelung, Taiwan R.O.C. Yi-Chih Chow Associate Professor Dept. of System Eng...
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Proc. ASME. ES2012, ASME 2012 6th International Conference on Energy Sustainability, Parts A and B, 1187-1195, July 23–26, 2012
Publisher: American Society of Mechanical Engineers
Paper No: ES2012-91376
... resources thermal electricity COE CO 2 emissions RF sensitivity optimization 1 Copyright © 2012 by ASME Evaluation of Hybrid Distributed Generation Systems for Four Locations in Mexico Almanza Huerta L. Department of Civil, Environmental, and Architectural Engineering, University of Colorado...
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Proc. ASME. ES2011, ASME 2011 5th International Conference on Energy Sustainability, Parts A, B, and C, 1967-1976, August 7–10, 2011
Publisher: American Society of Mechanical Engineers
Paper No: ES2011-54209
.... However, in most cases the optimal velocity field is unknown and difficult to find even for an experienced researcher. In this paper, a predictive optimization methodology in convective heat transfer enhancement based on minimum entropy generation (MEG) principle was developed. A set of Euler’s equations...
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Proc. ASME. ES2010, ASME 2010 4th International Conference on Energy Sustainability, Volume 1, 609-616, May 17–22, 2010
Publisher: American Society of Mechanical Engineers
Paper No: ES2010-90446
..., PV panels and Diesel generators to satisfy five different demand models with varying proportions of total households of each type. Selection of the best system is based in both energy and cost optimization, with low use of diesel and low excess of electricity. A sensitivity analysis of the wind...
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Proc. ASME. ES2010, ASME 2010 4th International Conference on Energy Sustainability, Volume 1, 371-383, May 17–22, 2010
Publisher: American Society of Mechanical Engineers
Paper No: ES2010-90360
... 10 01 2011 In this paper, the new approach of Constructal theory has been employed to design shell and tube heat exchangers. Constructal theory is a new method for optimal design in engineering applications. The purpose of this paper is optimization of shell and tube heat exchangers...
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Proc. ASME. ES2010, ASME 2010 4th International Conference on Energy Sustainability, Volume 2, 173-183, May 17–22, 2010
Publisher: American Society of Mechanical Engineers
Paper No: ES2010-90122
... standard mathematical programming model with considering all technical and economic constrains. This mathematical model is optimized by Genetic algorithm (GA). After applying GA, optimized parameters of chiller heat exchanger designing and its electricity consumption are calculated. These parameters...
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Proc. ASME. ES2009, ASME 2009 3rd International Conference on Energy Sustainability, Volume 2, 81-96, July 19–23, 2009
Publisher: American Society of Mechanical Engineers
Paper No: ES2009-90094
... and discusses the simulations of the performance of CHP systems for several commercial building benchmark models in 16 locations representing the U.S. climate zones described in the DOE report. The evaluation has been carried out using an optimal energy dispatch algorithm. The performance index...
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Proc. ASME. ES2009, ASME 2009 3rd International Conference on Energy Sustainability, Volume 2, 23-28, July 19–23, 2009
Publisher: American Society of Mechanical Engineers
Paper No: ES2009-90029
... 1 Copyright © 2009 by ASME Proceedings of ES2009 Energy Sustainability 2009 July 19-23, 2009, San Francisco, CA, USA ES2009-90029 SYSTEMS OPTIMIZATION OF SOFC-BASED BCHP SYSTEM Xiling Zhaoa , Hailong Wangb ,Lin Fua, Yi Wangb ,Yating Zhangb ,Wanbo Liub aDepartment of Building Science, School...
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Proc. ASME. ES2009, ASME 2009 3rd International Conference on Energy Sustainability, Volume 2, 605-614, July 19–23, 2009
Publisher: American Society of Mechanical Engineers
Paper No: ES2009-90132
... was developed to simplify the combined use of DELSOL3 and TRNSYS. The final product integrates the optimization tool with the detailed component models to provide a comprehensive modeling tool set for the power tower technology. Keywords: Power tower, concentrating solar power, CSP, DELSOL3, PTGEN, optimization...
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Proc. ASME. ES2008, ASME 2008 2nd International Conference on Energy Sustainability, Volume 1, 747-754, August 10–14, 2008
Publisher: American Society of Mechanical Engineers
Paper No: ES2008-54096
.... The energy cost can be optimized through an energy dispatch algorithm which provides operational/control signals for the optimal operation of the equipment. The algorithm provides optimal solutions on decisions regarding generating power locally or buying power from the grid. This paper presents an initial...
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Proc. ASME. ES2008, ASME 2008 2nd International Conference on Energy Sustainability, Volume 2, 569-576, August 10–14, 2008
Publisher: American Society of Mechanical Engineers
Paper No: ES2008-54127
... collectors are installed, solar cooling systems can be profitably employed during winter. In the present work a code has been implemented for the simulation and the design optimization of combined solar heating and cooling systems. The following system layout has been considered: in warm months the cooling...
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Proc. ASME. ES2007, ASME 2007 Energy Sustainability Conference, 361-369, July 27–30, 2007
Publisher: American Society of Mechanical Engineers
Paper No: ES2007-36210
... 26 02 2009 It is a difficult technical challenge to design thermoelectric power generation systems that work optimally over a broad dynamic range of thermal input power. Conventional systems are designed to work optimally for a nominal operating condition, while maintaining the ability...