This publication presents an introduction to the basic theories of solar drying and outlines the principal operating features of the main solar dryer designs, including a detailed description of the construction and operation of the three most common dryer types. It provides guidelines on experimental methodology and the techno-economic evaluation, development and extension of solar dryer technologies. Case studies are present on drying theory, dryer design and economic analysis for selected and-uses.
- Publisher: Commonwealth Science Council, Commonwealth Secretariat
- ISBN-10: 0850922828
- Dewey Decimal: 660.284
- ECHO Library: 660.284 BRE