0  items | Rs 0
Cool Thermodynamics

Cool Thermodynamics

Hard Bound
by Jeffrey M Gordon   Ng Kim Choon  
Language: English
Out Of Stock (Out Of Stock) See Details
We accept payment by:
Credit Cards
Cash Cards
Debit Cards
Net Banking
Price:   Rs.895
Our Price   Rs. 731
Discount   Rs.164 (18% Off)
(Prices are inclusive of GST)
Cool Thermodynamics
(Notify me when it is in stock?)

Book Summary of Cool Thermodynamics

Hard Bound

This book is geared toward those interested in the engineering and physics of air-conditioning and refrigeration devices (chillers). Analytic thermodynamic models are developed for a wide variety of cooling systems and a broad range of operating conditions. These models are easily implemented in the field or laboratory. Although we focus upon mechanical (electrically-driven) chillers - primarily reciprocating and centrifugal machines - there is also substantial material on heat-driven absorption chillers. Heat pumps and heat transformers are also addressed. A few less common chiller types are also treated, such as thermoelectric, thermoacoustic and vortex-tube units. We have tried to present the material in a manner that can appeal to both the engineer and the physicist, and can form a bridge between the two communities in their analysis and presentation of cooling systems. In each chapter, we try to capture the basic physics of the problem, and to emerge with quantitatively accurate predictive and diagnostic tools. We aim for simple thermodynamic models where the functional dependences of chiller performance on the major operating variables are transparent. And all the models presented are required to stand the test of comparison against experimental performance data. The reader is shown how chillers can be viewed as input-output devices, viewed from the outside and probed with only externally-measurable parameters such as power input, cooling rate and coolant temperatures. We also provide the type of information needed by chiller manufacturers and developers in designing and assembling new designs. How will a given modification in a chiller component affect efficiency and cooling rate? What is the combination of operating conditions of the individual components that maximizes chiller efficiency at a required cooling rate? At the same time, we examine to what degree the empirical evolution of chiller design and construction has reached thermodynamically optimal performance. Many of the chapters can serve as an industry-oriented course tailored to cooling engineers. Both engineering-oriented and physics-oriented topics are covered in most of the chapters. The book can constitute part of a university course on cooling systems. Sections of the book can be included in introductory and advanced thermodynamics courses. More than a dozen tutorial examples are included.


Details Of Book : Cool Thermodynamics

Book: Cool Thermodynamics
ISBN: 8130909510
ISBN-13: 9788130909516
Binding: Hard Bound
Publishing Date: 2008
Publisher: Viva Books Private Limited
Number of Pages: 276
Language: English
Please Note -

* We sell only NEW book and do NOT sell old or used books.
* The book images and summary displayed may be of a different edition or binding of the same title.
* Book reviews are not added by BookAdda.
* Price can change due to reprinting, price change by publisher / distributor.

BookAdda (www.bookadda.com) is a premier online book store in selling books online across India at the most competitive prices. BookAdda sells fiction, business, non fiction, literature, AIEEE, medical, engineering, computer book, etc. The books are delivered across India FREE of cost.

Popular Reads

View All

Best Seller Books

View All