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Thermodynamic methods for performance analysis of chillers

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Ng, KC and Wang, X, Thermodynamic methods for performance analysis of chillers, Journal of Process Mechanical Engineering Part E, 219, (2) pp. 109-116. ISSN 0954-4089 (2005) [Refereed Article]

Abstract

This paper presents a simple thermodynamic model that captures accurately the behaviour of all types of real chillers or cooling devices. In addition to its predictive capability, it also provides a diagnostic means for the in situ monitoring of chiller performance. To enhance the understanding of the chiller cycles, a novel way of formulating the classic T-s diagrams is provided for all chiller types, ranging from the mechanical, heat-driven and solid-state chillers.

Item Details

Item Type:Refereed Article
Research Division:Engineering
Research Group:Other Engineering
Research Field:Engineering not elsewhere classified
Objective Division:Expanding Knowledge
Objective Group:Expanding Knowledge
Objective Field:Expanding Knowledge in Engineering
Author:Wang, X (Associate Professor Xiaolin Wang)
ID Code:81225
Year Published:2005
Deposited By:Engineering
Deposited On:2012-11-27
Last Modified:2012-11-27
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