Journal of
Mechanical Engineering Research

  • Abbreviation: J. Mech. Eng. Res.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2141-2383
  • DOI: 10.5897/JMER
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 118

Full Length Research Paper

Optimization of R134a cross vane expander compressor refrigeration system oriented to COP

Y. D. Lim
  • Y. D. Lim
  • School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore.
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K. S. Yap
  • K. S. Yap
  • TUM CREATE, Singapore.
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K. T. Ooi
  • K. T. Ooi
  • School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore.
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  •  Received: 25 January 2017
  •  Accepted: 30 May 2017
  •  Published: 30 June 2017

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Yap KS, Ooi KT, Chakraborty A (2014). Modelling and simulation of the dynamics of cross vane expander-compressor unit for vapour compression. Intl Refrigeration Air Conditioning Conf. P 1134.