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Otaqulov, O H.; Ergashev, S F.; and Yusupov, Y A.
"ANALYSIS OF THE OPTICAL AND THERMAL CHARACTERISTICS OF A SOLAR PARABOLIC CYLINDRICAL COLLECTOR,"
Scientific-technical journal: Vol. 24
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