Optimization of a Novel Combined Power/Refrigeration Thermodynamic Cycle

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Shaoguang Lu, D. Yogi Goswami

Solar Energy and Energy Conversion Laboratory, Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, University of Florida, P.O. Box 116300, Gainesville, FL 32611-6300

J. Sol. Energy Eng 125(2), 212-217 (May 08, 2003) (6 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1562950 History: Received July 01, 2001; Revised December 01, 2002; Online May 08, 2003
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Ammonia-based combined power/refrigeration cycle
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Effect of turbine inlet pressure on thermal efficiency
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Energy input and output at different ambient temperatures (per kg of water at 360 K as heat source)
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Thermal efficiency at different ambient temperatures (360 K heat source temperature)
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Energy Input and Output at Different Ambient Temperatures (Per kg of water at 440 K as heat source)
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Thermal efficiency at different ambient temperatures (440 K heat source temperature)




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