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  • Open Access
    Authors: 
    Vladislavs Bezrukovs; Vl. Bezrukovs; Aleksejs Zacepins; V. Komashilovs;
    Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH

    Abstract The paper is devoted to the investigation into the wind energy potential based on long-term observations of the wind speed and energy density fluctuations at heights from 10 to 160 m on the Baltic Sea coast of Latvia. During the observations (2004 - 2013), the ...

  • Open Access
    Authors: 
    Juan Pardo; Ana M. Mejías; Antonio Sartal;
    Publisher: Energies
    Country: Spain

    s society. Considering this, this paper assesses the importance of biomass-based heating and hot-water systems in the achievement of more sustainable buildings. Using a simplified calculation method, we jointly analyzed the potential operational cost savings and reducti...

  • Open Access English
    Authors: 
    Pierre-Henri Musiedlak; Edward Ransley; Martyn Hann; B. F. M. Child; Deborah Greaves;
    Publisher: MDPI AG

    Stokes Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) code OpenFOAM (4.2, OpenFOAM.org, London, UK). The coupling technique enables the simulation to change between codes, depending on an indicator relating to wave steepness identified as a function of the confidence in the linear ...

  • Open Access
    Authors: 
    Xiaoxia Gao; Yue Li; Fei Zhao; Haiying Sun;
    Publisher: SAGE Publications

    Accurate wake model in wind farm layout optimization can help extracting maximum power generation, minimizing cost of energy and prolonging wind turbines’ lifetime as well. With the development of different wake models, the wind farm layout optimization results based o...

  • Publication . Article . Other literature type . 2014
    Open Access English
    Authors: 
    Yoosoo Yang; Sehyun Kim; Paul Heo; Byoungjae Kong; Jonghyeok Shin; Younghun Jung; Keejung Yoon; Woo-Jae Chung; Yeon-Kyun Shin; Dae-Hyuk Kweon;

    Fusion of synaptic vesicles with the presynaptic plasma membrane in the neuron is mediated by soluble N-ethylmaleimide-sensitive fusion protein-attachment protein receptor (SNARE) proteins. SNARE complex formation is a zippering-like process which initiates at the N-ter...

  • Open Access English
    Authors: 
    Hwen-Fen Hong; Tsung-Shiew Huang; Wu-Yih Uen; Yen-Yeh Chen;
    Publisher: Hindawi Limited

    We performed accelerated tests on sealed and nonsealed InGaP/InGaAs/Ge triple-junction (TJ) solar cells in a complex high temperature and high humidity environment and investigated the electrical properties over time. The degradation of energy conversion efficiency in n...

  • Authors: 
    Ying Pan; Guo Hong; Shyamprasad N. Raja; Severin Zimmermann; Manish K. Tiwari; Dimos Poulikakos;
    Publisher: AIP Publishing

    Silicon nanowires (SiNWs) are promising materials for the realization of highly-efficient and cost effective thermoelectric devices. Reduction of the thermal conductivity of such materials is a necessary and viable pathway to achieve sufficiently high thermoelectric eff...

  • Open Access
    Authors: 
    Pradip Nath; Prabir Kumar Sarker; Wahidul K. Biswas;
    Publisher: Elsevier BV

    Abstract Durability is one of the primary considerations in designing concrete structures in aggressive environments. This paper presents a study of concretes containing fly ash as 30% and 40% of the total binder in regards to service life, carbon footprint and embodied...

  • Open Access
    Authors: 
    Piyabud Sukborom; Anusorn Chinsuwan;
    Publisher: Elsevier BV

    Abstract Computational fluid dynamic (CFD) model was developed for predicting the effects of water temperature for producing ice in a box immersed in a pool containing brine water, the pool temperature and the pool side heat transfer coefficient on the water freezing ti...

  • Open Access
    Authors: 
    Vasilios Papademetriou; Amir Adel Rashidi; Costas Tsioufis; Michael Doumas;
    Publisher: Ovid Technologies (Wolters Kluwer Health)

    Sympathetic renal denervation, or renal nerve ablation (RNA), has become the new buzz word in hypertension and interventional cardiology. Recent advances in catheter-based approaches have allowed sympathetic fiber interruption through transvascular techniques that are m...