Vol. 2, 2017

Microwave, Laser, RF and UV radiations


Bulent Yaniktepe, Osman Kara, Coskun Ozalp

Pages: 195-197

DOI: 10.21175/RadProc.2017.40

Nowadays, the use of solar radiation is very important for some applications. Knowledge of global solar radiation distribution is needed for the design of solar energy systems of these applications. Many parameters affect the production of the solar energy and conversion efficiencies and location conditions of PV panels. One of the most vital parameters is the number of solar radiation values. The main objective of this study is to determine the predicting solar radiation by using meteorological measurements. In this study, two empirical models (linear and second-order polynomial equation) are analyzed according to correlation coefficients for a month. For the global solar radiation on horizontal surface in Osmaniye and a new quadratic model has been developed for Osmaniye.
  1. T. Khatib, A. Mohamed, K. Sopian, “A review of solar energy modeling techniques,” Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, vol. 16, no. 5, pp. 2864 – 2869, Jun. 2012.
    DOI: 10.1016/j.rser.2012.01.064
  2. J. Almorox and C. Hontoria, “Global solar radiation estimation using sunshine duration in Spain,” Energy Conversion and Management, vol. 45, no. 9-10, pp. 1529 – 1535, Jun. 2004.
    DOI: 10.1016/j.enconman.2003.08.022
  3. S. Janjai, P. Praditwong, C. Moonin, “A new model for computing monthly average daily diffuse radiation for Bangkok,” Renew Energy, vol. 9, no. 1-4, pp. 1283 – 1286, Sep-Dec. 1996.
    DOI: 10.1016/0960-1481(96)88511-9
  4. Z. Sben and E.Tan, “Simple models of solar radiation data for northwestern part of Turkey,” Energy Convers Manage, vol. 42, no. 5, pp. 587 – 598, Mar. 2001.
    DOI: 10.1016/S0196-8904(00)00083-2
  5. S. Top, U. Dilma, Z. Aslan, “Study of hourly solar radiation data in Istanbul,” Renew Energy, vol. 6, no. 2, pp. 171 – 174, Mar. 1995.
    DOI: 10.1016/0960-1481(94)00057-D
  6. R. Benson, M. Paris, J. Sherry, C. Justus, “Estimation of daily and monthly direct, diffuse and global solar radiation from sunshine duration measurements,” Sol. Energy, vol. 32, no. 4, pp. 523 – 535, 1984.
    DOI: 10.1016/0038-092X (84)90267-6
  7. K. Reddy and M. Ranjan, “Solar resource estimation using artificial neural net-works and comparison with other correlation models,” Energy Convers Manage, vol. 44, no. 15, pp. 2519 – 2530, Sep. 2003.
    DOI: 10.1016/S0196-8904(03)00009-8
  8. A. S. S. Dorvio, J. A. Jervase, A. Al-Lawati, “Solar radiation estimation using artificial neural networks,” Appl. Energy, vol. 71, no. 4, pp. 307 – 319, Apr. 2002.
    DOI: 10.1016/S0306-2619(02)00016-8
  9. L. Zarzalejo, L. Ramirez, J. Polo, “Artificial intelligence techniques applied to hourly global irradiance estimation from satellite-derived cloud index,” Energy, vol. 30, no. 9, pp. 1685 – 1697, Jul. 2005.
    DOI: 10.1016/j.energy.2004.04.047
  10. J. Zhang, L. Zhao, S. Deng, W. Xu, Y. Zhang, “A critical review of the models used to estimate solar radiation,” Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, vol. 70, pp. 314 – 329, Apr. 2017.
    DOI: 10.1016/j.rser.2016.11.124
  11. A. Angstrom, “Solar and terrestrial radiation,” Q. J. R. Meteor Soc., vol. 50, no. 210, pp. 121 – 125, Apr. 1924.
    DOI: 10.1002/qj.49705021008
  12. B. G. Akinoglu and A. Ecevit, “Construction of a quadratic model using modified Angstrom coefficients to estimate global solar radiation,” Solar Energy, vol. 45, no. 2, pp. 85 – 92, 1990.
    DOI: 10.1016/0038-092X (90)90032-8
  13. V. Bahel, H. Bakhsh and R. Srinivasan, “A correlation for estimation of global solar radiation,” Energy, vol. 12, no. 2, pp. 131 – 135, Feb. 1987.
    DOI: 10.1016/0360-5442(87)90117-4
  14. F. J. Newland, “A study of solar radiation models for the coastal region of South China,” Solar Energy, vol. 43, no. 4, pp. 227 – 235, Jan. 1989.
    DOI: 10.1016/0038-092X (89)90022-4
  15. K. Bakirci, “Correlations for estimation of daily global solar radiation with hours of bright sunshine in Turkey,” Energy, vol. 34, no. 4, pp. 485 – 501, Apr. 2009.
    DOI: 10.1016/j.energy.2009.02.005
  16. B. Yanıktepe, Y. A. Genc, “Establishing new model for predicting the global solar radiation on horizontal surface,” International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, vol. 40, no. 44, pp. 15278 – 15283, Nov. 2015.
    DOI: 10.1016/j.ijhydene.2015.02.064
  17. B. G. Akinoglu and A. Ecevit, “A further comparison and discussion of sunshine based models to estimate global solar radiation,” Energy, vol. 15, no. 10, pp. 865 – 872, Oct. 1990.
    DOI: 10.1016/0360-5442(90)90068-D
  18. A. Aktağ and E. Yilmaz, “A Suitable Model to Estimate Global Solar Radiation in Black Sea Shoreline Countries,” Energy Sources, Part A: Recovery, Utilization, and Environmental Effects, vol. 34, no. 17, pp. 1628 – 1636, Jul. 2012.
    DOI: 10.1080/15567036.2011.649339