Browse by Subject "vapor compressor systems"

  • Rasmussen, B.P.; Shah, R.; Musser, A.B.; Alleyne, Andrew G.; Bullard, C.W.; Hrnjak, P.S.; Miller, N.R. (Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Center. College of Engineering. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 2002-10)
    This thesis details the efforts to develop a dynamic model of a transcritical vapor compression system suitable for multivariable control design purposes. The modeling approach is described and the developed models are ...
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  • Rasmussen, Bryan P.; Alleyne, Andrew G. (Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Center. College of Engineering. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 2006-06)
    Over 15 billion dollars is spent on energy for residential air-conditioning alone each year, and air conditioning remains the largest source of peak electrical demand. Improving the efficiency of these systems has ...
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  • Shah, R.; Alleyne, Andrew G.; Bullard, C.W.; Rasmussen, Bryan P.; Hrnjak, P.S. (Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Center. College of Engineering. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 2003-08)
    The focus of this research is on the development of a dynamic modeling capability for subcritical vapor compression systems with one or more evaporators. The modeling methodology is developed with the multiple objectives ...
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  • Keir, M.C.; Alleyne, Andrew G. (Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Center. College of Engineering. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 2006-08)
    According to the US Department of Energy (www.energy.gov), air conditioning and refrigeration (AC&R) applications account for approximately one third of the total electrical use in US homes and commercial buildings. The ...
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