9 September 2014 Nonimaging optics heating up Mongolia's harsh winter
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One of the world’s oldest civilizations – with the worst air pollution and the coldest capital city – will employ cutting-edge technology from the newest UC campus starting in February. Professor Roland Winston, who leads the UC Merced-based UC Solar Institute, just returned from a trip to Ulaanbaatar (UB), Mongolia’s capital. He met with the owner of Mongolia National University (MNU), a 15-yearold institution with about 9,000 students, to discuss installing a solar-thermal unit on one of the campus buildings to generate 3 kilowatts of steam heat for a portion of the campus
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Roland Winston, Roland Winston, Bennett Widyolar, Bennett Widyolar, Lun Jiang, Lun Jiang, "Nonimaging optics heating up Mongolia's harsh winter", Proc. SPIE 9191, Nonimaging Optics: Efficient Design for Illumination and Solar Concentration XI, 91910D (9 September 2014); doi: 10.1117/12.2065269; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.2065269
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