Analysis of Greenhouse Solar Dryer Performance for Different Designs using CFD
Keywords:Solar Dryer, CFD, ETC, Greenhouse.
Over the decades, solar energy has been used to support various agricultural products in different regions of the world. From the existing literature it appears that open dehydration is most commonly used for the desired application and its effectiveness is limited to some extent. To overcome the limitations, solar dehydration is proposed and carried out by various researchers. The greenhouse dryer has proven to be the most suitable technique for storing various types of fruit, vegetables and cereal products. Much research has been conducted in recent years to improve the performance of the chosen method. Traditionally it is limited to the empirical form and is then extended to CFD analysis in order to obtain efficient results through simulations. The importance of a solar dryer and the classification of solar dryers is presented in this paper.
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