Validation of a vapour compression refrigeration system design model

  title={Validation of a vapour compression refrigeration system design model},
  author={Mutalubi Aremu Akintunde},
  journal={American Journal of Scientific and Industrial Research},
  • M. Akintunde
  • Published 1 August 2011
  • Materials Science
  • American Journal of Scientific and Industrial Research
This paper presents the validation of a design model for vapour compression refrigeration systems developed by Akintunde (2004a). This model was used to design a vapour compression refrigeration system. The experimental set-up is made up of: a compressorreciprocating type, 0.746 kW capacity, using R134a as working fluid, with cylinder stoke volume of 32.7 cm; evaporator and condenser, bare coil tube-in-tube serpentine copper coil. The cycle performance was evaluated through the following… Expand

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