Open Access Open Access  Restricted Access Subscription Access

Review on Performance Analysis of Solar Water Purification

Ranjeet Singh Jadaun, Hari Prakash Tripathi


Sun-oriented water decontamination framework is a new idea in the warm industry. It is change closer to the normal refinement of water which incorporates vaporization and buildup of water. Sunlight-based energy is utilized to make fume from put away water. Vapor particles gather on slanted glass and flew down after the buildup interaction. Dense water is gathered in the compartment. Performance of cleaning depends upon numerous controllable and wild factors wherein water temperature, the surrounding temperature, glass plate temperature, and tendency of glass, dampness, and water amount are a few elements. Late financial aspects research has zeroed in on building up the dependable hardware information base to guarantee an ideal plan. In this exploration, interaction boundaries have been streamline for the best execution of sun based water sanitization framework by Taguchi streamlining strategy. Bigger is a better choice has been taken for the investigation three boundaries water temperature (WT), glass plate temperature (GT) furthermore, amount of water (QW) are taken and level of the boundary are three (Lower, Medium, High). The level of opportunity of boundary is six which is reasonable for L9 exhibit for three autonomous boundaries. Performing with each of the nine arrangements of boundary measure of TDS has been noticed. The examination incorporates a choice of boundaries, using asymmetrical exhibit, leading test runs, information investigation, deciding the ideal blend.

Full Text:



Verma, Rout, Rai & Gaikwad, (2013). Optimization of parameters affecting the performance of passive solar distillation system by using Taguchi method. IOSR Journal of Mechanical and Civil Engineering (IOSR-JMCE). 7(2), pp. 37-42, DOI: DOI: 10.9790/1684-0723742.

Maheswari, Reddy, Sree, Reddy, Reddy, Prasad & Varma (2016). CFD Analysis of Single Basin Double Slope Solar Still” Invention Journal of Research Technology in Engineering & Management (IJRTEM),1(2), pp. 01-05. Available at:

Alaian, Elnegiry & Hamed (2016). Experimental investigation on the performance of solar still augmented with pin-finned wick. Desalination. 379, pp.10–15, DOI:

Maghlany (2015). An approach to optimization of double slope solar still geometry for maximum collected solar energy. Alexandria Engineering Journal. 54(4), pp. 823– 828. DOI:

Sahane, Ghuge & Desale (2017). A Review paper on Performance Evaluation of Solar Still. International Journal of Recent Trends in Engineering & Research. 3(11), Available at:

Kachwala & Modi (2014). A Performance Optimize Solar Still Using CFD Analysis. International Journal For innovative Research in Science & Technology. 1(7), pp. 83-85, Available at:

Amte, Athawale, Jayabhaye & More (2016). Design and performance analysis of solal still, International Journal of Current Engineering and Technology. Special Issue 6, pp. 205-208, Available at:

Tarawneh, Sethupathi & Senthil (2016). Parametric optimization for improving the performance of Single slope solar still through experimental studies. International journal of Engineering Sciences & Research Technology. Pp. 291-299. Avaialble at:

Mishra & Gaikwad (2015). Optimization of performance of a water distillation System in an indoor simulation. International Journal of Mechanical and Production Engineering Research and Development (IJMPERD). 5(3), pp. 11-18. Available at:

Tiwari & Rai (2016). Effect of sensible energy storage medium on the productivity of solar still. International Journal of Mechanical Engineering and Technology (IJMET). 7(4), pp.1-7. Available at:

Shah & Damor. Performance improvement of double slope solar still using heat. International Journal of Mechanical and Production Engineering Research and Development (IJMPERD). 3(4), pp. 143-148. Available at:

Sethi & Dwivedi (2013). Energy analysis of double slope active solar still under forced circulation mode. Desalination and Water Treatment, 51, pp. 7394–7400, DOI: //

Pandey (2016). Current status of solar distillation: A Review. International Journal of Research in Applied, Natural and Social Sciences. 4(2), pp. 37-48. Available at:

Edeoja, Okibe, Unom, Fadoo, Edeoja & Acheyini (2015). Investigation of the Effect of Cover Thickness on the Yield of a Single Basin Solar Still under Makurdi Climate. International Journal of Engineering Science Invention, 4(1), pp. 01-08. Available at:

Prasad , Pujitha, Venkata, Rajeev & Vikky (2011). Energy efficient Solar Water Still. International Journal of International Journal of ChemTech Research. 3(4), pp. 1781-1787, Available at:

Hamadani & Shukla (2011). Water Distillation Using Solar Energy System with Lauric Acid as Storage Medium. International Journal of Energy Engineering. 1(1), pp. 1-8 DOI: 10.5923/j.ijee.20110101.01.

Khan & Nawaz (2016). Analysis and Modelling of Single Slope Solar Still at Different Water Depth. Journal of Energy Technologies and Policy. 6(9), pp. 1-4. Available at:

Chamoli (2015). A Taguchi approach for optimization of flow and geometrical parameters in a rectangular channel roughened with V down perforated baffles. Case Studies in Thermal Engineering, Vol. 5, pp. 59–69, DOI:

Kalbasi1, Alemrajabi & Afrand (2017). Thermal modeling and analysis of single and double effect. Case Studies in Thermal Engineering, 4, pp. 9–14, 2017. DOI: 10.1016/j.applthermaleng.2017.10.012.

Jin Ko (2015). Analysis and Optimization Design of a Solar Water Heating System Based on Life Cycle Cost Using a Genetic Algorithm. Energies, 8, pp. 11380- 11403, DOI: 10.3390/en81011380.


  • There are currently no refbacks.