Last edited: 26 September 2018      

Atul Sagade lives in Pandharpur, Maharashtra, India. He is founder director of Solar Energy Research Laboratory, Pandharpur and also affiliated with the Central University of Jharkhand, Ranchi, India. He has been involved in research and teaching in solar cookers since 2010. He has conducted several awareness and training programs on solar cookers along with entrepreneurial workshops

Below are links to his recent research work published in Solar Energy Journal (Elsevier)]. These works describe the rating/grading of solar cookers of different designs using a single thermal performance parameter Cooker Opto-Thermal Ratio. Papers on two different techniques are listed below: