Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item:
|Title:||Predictive and diagnostic aspects of a universal thermodynamic model for chillers||Authors:||Gordon, J.M.
|Issue Date:||Mar-1995||Citation:||Gordon, J.M.,Ng, K.C. (1995-03). Predictive and diagnostic aspects of a universal thermodynamic model for chillers. International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer 38 (5) : 807-818. ScholarBank@NUS Repository.||Abstract:||There are fundamental aspects of chiller behavior-characterized by the chiller coefficient of performance as a function of cooling rate and coolant temperatures-that pertain to all refrigeration devices. We review, further develop, and validate against extensive experimental measurements a simple thermodynamic model that captures the universal aspects of chiller behavior. The model provides a procedure for predicting chiller performance over a broad range of operating conditions from a small number of selected measurements, as well as a diagnostic tool. The accuracy of the model is illustrated for reciprocating, centrifugal and absorption chillers. Universal aspects of chiller behavior are further illustrated with less conventional small-scale cooling devices such as thermoacoustic and thermoelectric chillers. © 1995.||Source Title:||International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer||URI:||http://scholarbank.nus.edu.sg/handle/10635/58631||ISSN:||00179310|
|Appears in Collections:||Staff Publications|
Show full item record
Files in This Item:
There are no files associated with this item.
checked on Sep 22, 2022
Items in DSpace are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.