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Theoretical Design of Lightning Panel

Emetere, Moses and Olawole, O. F. and Sanni, Samuel Eshorame (2016) Theoretical Design of Lightning Panel. In: AIP Conference .

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Abstract

The light trapping device (LTD) was theoretically designed to suggests the best way of harvesting the energy derived from natural lightning. The Maxwell's equation was expanded using a virtual experimentation via a MATLAB environment. Several parameters like lightning flash and temperature distribution were consider to investigate the ability of the theoretical lightning panel to convert electricity efficiently. The results of the lighting strike angle on the surface of the LTD shows the maximum power expected per time. The results of the microscopic thermal distribution shows that if the LTD casing controls the transmission of the heat energy, then the thermal energy storage (TES) can be introduced to the lightning farm

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Subjects: Q Science > QC Physics
T Technology > T Technology (General)
T Technology > TP Chemical technology
Divisions: Faculty of Engineering, Science and Mathematics > School of Engineering Sciences
Depositing User: Mrs Hannah Akinwumi
Date Deposited: 31 Jan 2017 09:36
Last Modified: 31 Jan 2017 09:36
URI: http://eprints.covenantuniversity.edu.ng/id/eprint/7690

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