International Journal of Photoenergy / 2017 / Article / Tab 3

Research Article

Performance Investigation of Air Velocity Effects on PV Modules under Controlled Conditions

Table 3

Details of meshes tested in grid independence.

GridNodesNumber of cellsDomain size (cm)Step size Δt (s)Experimental temperature of module (K)Fluent temperature of module (K)Difference in temperature (K)

G125,00224,27230 × 42.60.0008297.4293.93.5
G236,49235,60030 × 42.60.0008297.4295.42
G339,24638,32030 × 42.60.0008297.4296.11.3

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