Prediction of distillate output in photocatalytic solar still using artificial intelligence (AI)

Prediction of distillate output in photocatalytic solar still using artificial intelligence (AI)

Reyouf ALQAHTANI, Feroz SHAIK, Nayeemuddin MOHAMMED, Mohammad Ali KHASAWNEH, Tasneem SULTANA

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Abstract. Solar desalination is widely employed technology to separate potable water from saline water. In this study a solar still with one slope was employed to desalinate the saline water. The bottom plate of the solar still was coated with titanium dioxide to improve its performance. The distillate output was collected at three depths of water level in the still for different time intervals. Artificial Intelligence-Levenberg Marquardt (AI-LM) method was employed to predict the distillate output. The predicted values for the response were found to be in good agreement (R2 = 0.997) with the experimental data.

Solar Still, Photocatalytic, Artificial Intelligence, Distillate, Desalination

Published online 7/15/2024, 8 pages
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Citation: Reyouf ALQAHTANI, Feroz SHAIK, Nayeemuddin MOHAMMED, Mohammad Ali KHASAWNEH, Tasneem SULTANA, Prediction of distillate output in photocatalytic solar still using artificial intelligence (AI), Materials Research Proceedings, Vol. 43, pp 104-111, 2024


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