**1 - 7** |
Numerical investigation of vapor-liquid heat and mass transfer in porous media Xin CY, Rao ZH, You XY, Song ZC, Han DT |

**8 - 13** |
A comparative study of three types of grid connected photovoltaic systems based on actual performance Ya'acob ME, Hizam H, Khatib T, Radzi MAM |

**14 - 23** |
Effects of streamwise conduction on thermal performance of nanofluid flow in microchannel heat sinks Ting TW, Hung YM, Guo NQ |

**24 - 31** |
Determination of the sun area in sky camera images using radiometric data Alonso J, Batlles FJ, Villarroel C, Ayala R, Burgaleta JI |

**32 - 38** |
Development of a piezoelectric energy harvesting system for implementing wireless sensors on the tires Lee J, Choi B |

**39 - 49** |
Thermodynamic and economic analysis and optimization of power cycles for a medium temperature geothermal resource Coskun A, Bolatturk A, Kanoglu M |

**50 - 57** |
Production and characterization of biodiesel from Camelus dromedarius (Hachi) fat Sbihi HM, Nehdi IA, Tan CP, Al-Resayes SI |

**58 - 64** |
Effect of cycle coupling-configuration on energy cascade utilization for a new power and cooling cogeneration cycle Jing XY, Zheng DX |

**65 - 73** |
Combined effects of cooled EGR and a higher geometric compression ratio on thermal efficiency improvement of a downsized boosted spark-ignition direct-injection engine Su JY, Xu M, Li T, Gao Y, Wang JS |

**74 - 80** |
Parametric studies on packed bed storage unit filled with PCM encapsulated spherical containers for low temperature solar air heating applications Karthikeyan S, Solomon GR, Kumaresan V, Velraj R |

**81 - 87** |
Development of micro-thermophotovoltaic power generator with heat recuperation Yang WM, Chua KJ, Pan JF, Jiang DY, An H |

**88 - 95** |
Efficient fault-ride-through control strategy of DFIG-based wind turbines during the grid faults Mohammadi J, Afsharnia S, Vaez-Zadeh S |

**96 - 104** |
Variable speed operation of reversible pump-turbines at Kadamparai pumped storage plant - A case study Sivakumar N, Das D, Padhy NP |

**105 - 113** |
Plant management tools tested with a small-scale distributed generation laboratory Ferrari ML, Traverso A, Pascenti M, Massardo AF |

**114 - 124** |
Compressed air energy storage with waste heat export: An Alberta case study Safaei H, Keith DW |

**125 - 136** |
Techno-economic and social analysis of energy storage for commercial buildings Yan XH, Zhang XH, Chen HS, Xu YJ, Tan CQ |

**137 - 150** |
The impact of small scale cogeneration on the gas demand at distribution level Vandewalle J, D'haeseleer W |

**151 - 164** |
Economic-environmental energy and reserve scheduling of smart distribution systems: A multiobjective mathematical programming approach Zakariazadeh A, Jadid S, Siano P |

**165 - 172** |
A new approach to determine the outdoor temperature distributions for building energy calculations Coskun C, Erturk M, Oktay Z, Hepbasli A |

**173 - 183** |
Considering linear generator copper losses on model predictive control for a point absorber wave energy converter Andrade DE, Jaen AD, Santana AG |

**184 - 192** |
An analytical approach to evaluating the effect of thermal interaction of geothermal heat exchangers on ground heat pump efficiency Koohi-Fayegh S, Rosen MA |

**193 - 203** |
Simulation of an enhanced integrated collector-storage solar water heater Ziapour BM, Aghamiri A |

**204 - 218** |
Trigeneration scheme for a natural gas liquids extraction plant in the Middle East Eveloy V, Rodgers P, Popli S |

**219 - 224** |
Gas turbine with heating during the expansion in the stator blades Abd El-Maksoud RM |

**225 - 236** |
Cooling performance assessment of horizontal earth tube system and effect on planting in tropical greenhouse Mongkon S, Thepa S, Namprakai P, Pratinthong N |

**237 - 244** |
Efficiency improvement and torque ripple minimization of Switched Reluctance Motor using FEM and Seeker Optimization Algorithm Navardi MJ, Babaghorbani B, Ketabi A |

**245 - 252** |
Control optimizations for heat recovery from CO2 refrigeration systems in supermarket Ge YT, Tassou SA |

**253 - 259** |
Activity of Ni-Cu-Al based catalyst for renewable hydrogen production from steam reforming of glycerol Dou BL, Wang C, Song YC, Chen HS, Xu YJ |

**260 - 265** |
Study on the performances of SnS heterojunctions by numerical analysis Xu JX, Yang YZ |

**266 - 275** |
Study of fuel properties of rubber seed oil based biodiesel Ahmad J, Yusup S, Bokhari A, Kamil RNM |

**276 - 285** |
The exploitation of biomass for building space heating in Greece: Energy, environmental and economic considerations Michopoulos A, Skoulou V, Voulgari V, Tsikaloudaki A, Kyriakis NA |

**286 - 296** |
Thermodynamic analysis of a novel energy-efficient refrigeration system subcooled by liquid desiccant dehumidification and evaporation She XH, Yin YG, Zhang XS |

**297 - 305** |
Energy management in a microgrid with distributed energy resources Zhang LF, Gari N, Hmurcik LV |

**306 - 315** |
Improved gravitational search algorithm for parameter identification of water turbine regulation system Chen ZH, Yuan XH, Tian H, Ji B |

**316 - 323** |
Assessment of infiltration heat recovery and its impact on energy consumption for residential buildings Solupe M, Krarti M |

**324 - 337** |
Studying effect of heating plant parameters on performances of a geothermal-fuelled series cogeneration plant based on Organic Rankine Cycle Habka M, Ajib S |

**338 - 346** |
A microspray-based cooling system for high powered LEDs Hsieh SS, Hsu YF, Wang ML |

**347 - 358** |
Thermal and flow analysis of microchannel heat sink (MCHS) cooled by Cu-water nanofluid using porous media approach and least square method Hatami M, Ganji DD |

**359 - 366** |
Experimental investigation of a dual purpose solar heating system Nematollahi O, Alamdari P, Assari MR |

**367 - 373** |
Kinetic modeling of reduction zone in biomass gasification Hameed S, Ramzan N, Rahman ZU, Zafar M, Riaz S |

**374 - 385** |
Flickering characteristics and temperature field of premixed methane/air flame under the influence of co-flow Fujisawa N, Abe T, Yamagata T, Tomidokoro H |

**386 - 392** |
Experimental investigation of the higher coefficient of thermal performance for water-in-glass evacuated tube solar water heaters in China Zhang XY, You SJ, Xu W, Wang M, He T, Zheng XJ |

**393 - 404** |
Modeling the dynamics of the multiphase fluid in the parabolic-trough solar steam generating systems Lobon DH, Valenzuela L, Baglietto E |

**405 - 411** |
Exergy analysis and optimization of Dieng single-flash geothermal power plant Pambudi NA, Itoi R, Jalilinasrabady S, Jaelani K |

**412 - 420** |
Transient stability enhancement of wind farms connected to a multi-machine power system by using an adaptive ANN-controlled SMES Muyeen SM, Hasanien HM, Al-Durra A |

**421 - 430** |
Same-vessel enzymatic saccharification and fermentation of organosolv/H2O2 pretreated oil palm (Elaeis guineensis Jacq.) fronds for bioethanol production: Optimization of process parameters Ofori-Boateng C, Lee KT |

**431 - 437** |
Parametric investigation to enhance the performance of a PBI-based high-temperature PEMFC Ferng YM, Su A, Hou J |

**438 - 451** |
Prediction of dynamic Rankine Cycle waste heat recovery performance and fuel saving potential in passenger car applications considering interactions with vehicles' energy management Horst TA, Tegethoff W, Eilts P, Koehler J |

**452 - 460** |
Advanced exergoeconomic analysis of an electricity-generating facility that operates with natural gas Acikkalp E, Aras H, Hepbasli A |

**461 - 467** |
Converting of oil shale and biomass into liquid hydrocarbons via pyrolysis Kilic M, Putun AE, Uzun BB, Putun E |

**468 - 476** |
Optimization of shell-and-tube heat exchangers conforming to TEMA standards with designs motivated by constructal theory Yang J, Fan AW, Liu W, Jacobi AM |

**477 - 485** |
Fast and accurate solution for the SCUC problem in large-scale power systems using adapted binary programming and enhanced dual neural network Shafie-khah M, Moghaddam MP, Sheikh-El-Eslami MK, Catalao JPS |

**486 - 492** |
Exergetic analysis of a solar thermal power system with PCM storage Mahfuz MH, Kamyar A, Afshar O, Sarraf M, Anisur MR, Kibria MA, Saidur R, Metselaar IHSC |

**493 - 498** |
Enhancement of modified solar still integrated with external condenser using nanofluids: An experimental approach Kabeel AE, Omara ZM, Essa FA |

**499 - 507** |
Application of conventional and advanced exergy analyses to evaluate the performance of a ground-source heat pump (GSHP) dryer used in food drying Erbay Z, Hepbasli A |

**508 - 517** |
A scenario of vehicle-to-grid implementation and its double-layer optimal charging strategy for minimizing load variance within regional smart grids Jian LN, Zhu XY, Shao ZY, Niu SX, Chan CC |

**518 - 526** |
Pyrolysis of Jatropha curcas pressed cake for bio-oil production in a fixed-bed system Jourabchi SA, Gan S, Ng HK |

**527 - 536** |
Classification of methods for annual energy harvesting calculations of photovoltaic generators Rus-Casas C, Aguilar JD, Rodrigo P, Almonacid F, Perez-Higueras PJ |

**537 - 550** |
Optimal decentralized valley-filling charging strategy for electric vehicles Zhang KK, Xu LF, Ouyang MG, Wang HW, Lu LG, Li JQ, Li Z |

**551 - 558** |
A supercritical or transcritical Rankine cycle with ejector using low-grade heat Li XG, Huang HJ, Zhao WJ |

**559 - 564** |
New concept for energy storage: Microwave-induced carbon gasification with CO2 Bermudez JM, Ruisanchez E, Arenillas A, Moreno AH, Menendez JA |

**565 - 573** |
A two control volume model for the Thermal Lag Engine Altamirano CFA, Moldenhauer S, Bayon JG, Verhelst S, De Paepe M |

**574 - 583** |
Thermal loss of life and load-carrying capacity of marine induction motors Gnacinski P |

**584 - 594** |
An improved sensorless decoupled power control scheme of grid connected variable speed wind turbine generator Akel F, Ghennam T, Berkouk EM, Laour M |

**595 - 610** |
Thermodynamic analysis of a combined reheat regenerative thermal power plant and water-LiBr vapor absorption refrigeration system Gogoi TK, Talukdar K |

**611 - 616** |
Evaluation of the environmental sustainability of a micro CHP system fueled by low-temperature geothermal and solar energy Ruzzenenti F, Bravi M, Tempesti D, Salvatici E, Manfrida G, Basosi R |

**617 - 626** |
Numerical study of heat loss from a non-evacuated receiver of a solar collector Patil RG, Kale DM, Panse SV, Joshi JB |

**627 - 633** |
Performance comparison of a novel configuration of beta-type Stirling engines with rhombic drive engine Solmaz H, Karabulut H |

**634 - 640** |
Thermodynamic analysis of a thermoelectric power generator in relation to geometric configuration device pins Ali H, Sahin AZ, Yilbas BS |

**641 - 651** |
Performance analysis of photovoltaic thermal (PVT) water collectors Fudholi A, Sopian K, Yazdi MH, Ruslan MH, Ibrahim A, Kazem HA |

**652 - 660** |
Parameter optimization via cuckoo optimization algorithm of fuzzy controller for energy management of a hybrid power system Berrazouane S, Mohammedi K |

**661 - 675** |
A modified harmony search method for environmental/economic load dispatch of real-world power systems Jeddi B, Vahidinasab V |

**676 - 683** |
Parametric analysis of the curved slats fixed mirror solar concentrator for medium temperature applications Pujol-Nadal R, Martinez-Moll V |

**684 - 694** |
Nuclear-renewable hybrid energy systems: Opportunities, interconnections, and needs Ruth MF, Zinaman OR, Antkowiak M, Boardman RD, Cherry RS, Bazilian MD |

**695 - 703** |
Experimental investigation of gas heating and dissociation in a microwave plasma torch at atmospheric pressure Su L, Kumar R, Ogungbesan B, Sassi M |

**704 - 710** |
Bio-oil production via co-pyrolysis of almond shell as biomass and high density polyethylene Onal E, Uzun BB, Putun AE |

**711 - 719** |
Day-ahead deregulated electricity market price forecasting using neural network input featured by DCT Anbazhagan S, Kumarappan N |

**720 - 737** |
Advanced exergetic analysis of five natural gas liquefaction processes Vatani A, Mehrpooya M, Palizdar A |

**738 - 744** |
Production of biodiesel from palm oil using modified Malaysian natural dolomites Nur ZAS, Taufiq-Yap YH, Nizah MFR, Teo SH, Syazwani ON, Islam A |

**745 - 752** |
Novel effects of demand side management data on accuracy of electrical energy consumption modeling and long-term forecasting Ardakani FJ, Ardehali MM |

**753 - 764** |
Equivalent electrical network model approach applied to a double acting low temperature differential Stirling engine Formosa F, Badel A, Lottin J |

**765 - 775** |
Integrated energy optimisation for the cement industry: A case study perspective Swanepoel JA, Mathews EH, Vosloo J, Liebenberg L |

**776 - 786** |
Numerical simulation and experimental validation of the cavitating flow through a ball check valve Valdes JR, Rodriguez JM, Monge R, Pena JC, Putz T |

**787 - 795** |
Combustion and emissions characteristics of high n-butanol/diesel ratio blend in a heavy-duty diesel engine and EGR impact Chen Z, Wu ZK, Liu JP, Lee C |

**796 - 804** |
Thermal characterization of polymer matrix composites containing microencapsulated paraffin in solid or liquid state Sari-Bey S, Fois ML, Krupa I, Ibos L, Benyoucef B, Candau Y |

**805 - 814** |
Establishing a diffuse solar radiation model for determining the optimum tilt angle of solar surfaces in Tabass, Iran Khorasanizadeh H, Mohammadi K, Mostafaeipour A |

**815 - 821** |
Energy recycling from sewage sludge by producing solid biofuel with hydrothermal carbonization Zhao PT, Shen YF, Ge SF, Yoshikawa K |

**822 - 824** |
Editorials, "IREC 2012, The International Renewable Energy Congress," Sousse, Tunisia (December 19-22, 2012) Sahin S |

**825 - 834** |
Predictive direct power control for photovoltaic grid connected system: An approach based on multilevel converters Barra K, Rahem D |

**835 - 842** |
A proposal for off-grid photovoltaic systems with non-controllable loads using fuzzy logic Yahyaoui I, Sallem S, Kamoun MBA, Tadeo F |

**843 - 850** |
Adaptive fuzzy controller based MPPT for photovoltaic systems Guenounou O, Dahhou B, Chabour F |

**851 - 861** |
Simulation tool for energy management of photovoltaic systems in electric vehicles Tina GM, Ventura C |

**862 - 871** |
Remote monitoring system for stand-alone photovoltaic power plants: The case study of a PV-powered outdoor refrigerator Tina GM, Grasso AD |

**872 - 875** |
A simple tracking system to monitor solar PV panels Bentaher H, Kaich H, Ayadi N, Ben Hmouda M, Maalej A, Lemmer U |

**876 - 881** |
Enhancing the stepped solar still performance using internal and external reflectors Omara ZM, Kabeel AE, Younes MM |

**882 - 896** |
Effect of inter-cooling on the performance and economics of a solar energy assisted hybrid air conditioning system with six stages one-rotor desiccant wheel Elzahzby AM, Kabeel AE, Bassuoni MM, Abdelgaied M |

**897 - 903** |
Thermal performance of an integrated collector storage solar water heater (ICSSWH) with phase change materials (PCM) Chaabane M, Mhiri H, Bournot P |

**904 - 912** |
Enhancement of latent heat storage in a rectangular cavity: Solar water heater case study Bouadila S, Fteiti M, Oueslati MM, Guizani A, Farhat A |

**913 - 922** |
Numerical and experimental investigation of thermosyphon solar water heater Zelzouli K, Guizani A, Kerkeni C |

**923 - 930** |
Contribution to the modeling and simulation of solar power tower plants using energy analysis Benammar S, Khellaf A, Mohammedi K |

**931 - 937** |
The effects of volumetric flow rate and inclination angle on the performance of a solar thermal collector Razika I, Nabila I, Madani B, Zohra HF |

**938 - 947** |
Parametric sensitivity studies on the performance of a flat plate solar collector in transient behavior Hamed M, Fellah A, Ben Brahim A |

**948 - 955** |
Evaluating the capacity value of wind power considering transmission and operational constraints Gil E, Aravena I |

**956 - 967** |
Evaluation of wind power production prospective and Weibull parameter estimation methods for Babaurband, Sindh Pakistan Khahro SF, Tabbassum K, Soomro AM, Dong L, Liao XZ |

**968 - 975** |
Using a DFIG based wind turbine for grid current harmonics filtering Kesraoui M, Chaib A, Meziane A, Boulezaz A |

**976 - 984** |
Power maximization of an asynchronous wind turbine with a variable speed feeding a centrifugal pump Ouchbel T, Zouggar S, Elhafyani ML, Seddik M, Oukili M, Aziz A, Kadda FZ |

**985 - 991** |
Modeling and simulation of an activated carbon-CO2 four bed based adsorption cooling system Jribi S, Saha BB, Koyama S, Bentaher H |